Ahead of the 2023 general election, Salihu Lukman, director-general of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), has expressed worry over the chances of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to retain power at the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tenure. Lukman said his fears were based on the realisation that the electoral victory of the APC […] Read Full Story
Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has delivered the highest victory story in the state under his watch. Ayade stated this on Monday while receiving his Bauchi State counterpart, Bala Mohammed at the Government House in Calabar. Mohammed is in Cross River State on a solidarity visit … Continue reading PDP Has Delivered Highest Victory Story In Cross River History – Ayade Read Full Story
NIGERIAN Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination has said ethnic nationalities in the Middle Belt and southern Nigeria have begun the process of orderly transition to full self-determination and sovereignty. The NINAS, which is the umbrella body for ethnic nationalities from the Middle Belt, South-East, South-South and South-West, said those who were bent on governing Nigerian...
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THE Action Alliance has vowed to wrestle political power from the ruling All Progressives Congress in the 2023 general elections. National Chairman of the party, Chief Kenneth Udeze, said this after his re-election for a second term in Abuja, on Sunday. Udeze, at a well-attended national convention of the party, polled a total of 160 […] Read Full Story
By Arogbonlo Israel Some representatives of Nollywood have pledged their support for Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello ahead of the 2023 presidential election. Yahaya Bello had received the Nollywood stars on Tuesday in Abuja where the latter promised to canvass support for the youth governor, saying the Nigeria film industry has a great role to
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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday, told the National Assembly that the 119,973 polling units being used for elections were created in 1996, by the defunct National Electoral Commission of Nigeria, NECON, when Chief Karibi Gagogo-Jack was Chairman (1994-1998) under late General Sani Abacha’s junta.
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Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) met with former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday.
Saraki said the meeting was to resolve lingering challenges in the party.
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…Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, Sokoto, Jigawa, Zamfara missing on list …Enugu, Ebonyi, Ekiti, Gombe, Yobe too …Our case for additional PUs – INEC By Wale Akinola Ahead of the 2023 general elections, 12 northern states are demanding for 3,323 additional Polling Units (PUs) as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) begins the process of creating new
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Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged politicians across Nigeria to close ranks after elections and stop playing politics of bitterness. Speaking at a victory thanksgiving/anniversary service at the King of Glory Chapel, Government House, Yenagoa on Saturday to mark Governor Douye Diri’s one year in office, Jonathan advised politicians to come together to support whoever […] Read Full Story
By Abdulmumin Murtala – Kano The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas, has directed all their party supporters in the state to reserve their weapons against 2023 elections to attack anyone that attempts to rig elections there and then. He called on the supporters to decisively deal with any
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Nigerians will have more access to Polling Units (PUS) to elect leaders of their choice in future polls, particularly the 2023 general elections. The electoral process has in the past 25 years been constrained by overcrowding, numerous unserved populations and poor locations, which potentially disenfranchised millions of Nigerians, and also pose health risks with the […] Read Full Story
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has expressed confidence that Nigerians would vote out the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government by 2023. Wike, who went to Adamawa State on Thursday, to commission projects, cited economic hardship occasioned by the recession, banditry and insecurity, and corruption as reasons he believes Nigerians would kick out the APC and […] Read Full Story
Chekwas Okorie, former national chairman of the defunct Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) has said the Southeast geopolitical zone would be only keen on voting for a political party that would zone the presidency to the region in 2023. Though zoning is unconstitutional in Nigeria, political leaders say it was only the solution to equal […] Read Full Story
There is hope for Nigerians in the diaspora who were hitherto deprived the right to elect their leaders back home, to vote, starting from the 2023 general elections. This followed a confirmation by Tolulope Akande-Sadipe, chairman, House of Representatives committee on diaspora, that the Reps were working on the passage the Diaspora Voting Bill before […] Read Full Story