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How ex-INEC Chairman, Jega disappointed me in 2015 – Goodluck Jonathan

The immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan despite conceding defeat after the 2015 Presidential election ha expressed disappointment with how the then Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru Jega conducted the election. This revelation was contained in a book written by the Chairman of THISDAY editorial board, Segun …

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Radio Journalist shot and killed In Bayelsa

Famous Giobaro, a journalist with Bayelsa Radio Corporation, Glory FM 97.1 Yenagoa, popularly known as the ‘ Famous Man on Radio’ has been shot dead by men of the unknown gunmen who stormed his apartment on INEC Road, Kpasia in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, according to Saharareporters. An eyewitness …

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Edo Election: PDP to appeal Tribunal’s judgement

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the 2016 Edo governorship poll, Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, said in Benin City on Friday that the judgment of the Election Petitions Tribunal which dismissed their petition was unacceptable. Ize-Iyamu told party leaders and supporters at a forum attended by the state …

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Ex-presidential candidate, Pere Ajuwa, dies

The Presidential Candidate for the Liberal Democratic Party of Nigeria and the Alliance for Democracy in the 2003 and 2007 elections, Chief Pere Ajuwa, has died. Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson described the Ajuwa’s death in a statement as sad, shocking and a monumental loss to the government and people …

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