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PDP: Atiku, Jonathan meet over 2019 presidency

Former Nigeria vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, is on the verge of dumping the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), after he met with former President, Goodluck Jonathan. This Day reports that the meeting was held at the instance of Atiku, who is reportedly considering offers from PDP …

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Nigerians were united before 2015 elections – Jonathan

Former president Goodluck Jonathan on Friday said his convening of a National Conference in 2014 was a major factor that doused tensions across Nigeria prior to and after the general elections one year later. Mr. Jonathan said this while giving his remarks at the opening panel of the Dialogue of …

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Anambra Governorship: Why AD has no candidate on our list – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the Alliance for Democracy (AD) did not submit necessary forms and details of its candidates for Anambra governorship election before the deadline for submission. INEC Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi disclosed this in an interview with the News …

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PDP: Fayose to declare 2019 presidential bid Thursday

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, will on Thursday formally declare his intention to contest for the position of president of Nigeria in 2019 under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The event is billed for the Golden Hall, Chelsea Hotel, Abuja at 11 a.m. The Special Assistant …

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INEC officials storm NASS to serve Melaye recall notice | Photos

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) today September 26 served Senator Dino Melaye with recall notice at his office at the Senate wing of National Assembly. On Monday while briefing newsmen in Abuja, the senator, who represents Kogi West Senatorial District, denied claims that he was evading the service of …

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INEC releases fresh timetable for Sen. Melaye’s recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued a new timetable for the recall of Dino Melaye, an All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West at the National Assembly. Augusta C. Ogakwu, the commission’s secretary, disclosed this in a statement issued on Monday. According to the new timetable, the recall …

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