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PDP To Lai: APC Has Come to Its Wits End

Our attention has been drawn to a press statement by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, wherein he demanded that the certificate of registration issued to the PDP by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should be withdrawn because the PDP lost in an election and according to him, …

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2019 election sequence: Buhari rerejects Electoral Act amendment

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the proposed amendments to Nigeria’s Electoral Act. In a letter addressed to the Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, the president stated amongst other reasons that the amendments infringe on the rights of INEC. The amendments proposed by the National Assembly sought to make …

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Oyegun-led NWC’s tenure extension unjustified – Tinubu

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), said on Wednesday that there was no basis for the one year tenure extension given to the John Odigie-Oyegun-led National Working Committee (NWC) by the party’s National Executive Council (NEC). His reason: tenure extension violates the constitution of …

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Yoruba elders knock minister for campaigning for Buhari

The Yoruba Council of Elders has described as sad and unfortunate the distribution of President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 re-election campaign materials by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, during the Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja. It was reported that shortly before the commencement of the meeting presided over …

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