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We Didn’t Listen To Obasanjo’s Warning on Buhari – Oyinola
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We Ignored Obasanjo’s Warning on Buhari – Oyinola

Erstwhile governor of Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has lamented what he labelled as the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to deliver on his campaign promises. Oyinlola while admitting he played a key role in the emergence of Buhari, expressed regret over his action, noting that he should... read more »

Senate Explains Onochie’s Rejection as INEC Commissioner
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Senate Explains Onochie’s Rejection as INEC Commissioner

The Senate has explained its rejection of Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, as an Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, commissioner. The red chamber said the decision was informed by Onochie’s partisanship and breach of the federal character principle. This was... read more »

The Forum reiterates its commitment to the politics of equity, fairness and unanimously agrees that the presidency of Nigeria be rotated between Southern and Northern Nigeria and resolved that the next president of Nigeria should emerge from the Southern Region.
Southern Governors Forum Demands Souther...

Southern Governors Forum Demands Southern President in 2023

Communiqué Issued At The Conclusion Of The Meeting Of The Governors Of Southern Nigeria At The Lagos State Government House, Ikeja, Lagos State, On Monday, 5th July, 2021 Nigeria. The Southern Governors Forum at the end of the meeting held on Monday, 5th July, 2021 reviewed the situation in the... read more »

INEC Launches Portal for Voters E-registration
INEC Launches Portal for Voters E-regist...

INEC Launches Portal for Voters E-registration

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has launched an online portal for the registration of voters in line with its commitment to resume the Continuous Voter Education next week. This was disclosed by the INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, while briefing newsmen on Monday in... read more »

Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning
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Tinubu: Presidency Clarifies Buhari’s Comment on 2023 Zoning

The Presidency has debunked reports that President Muhammadu Buhari made reference to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, when he mentioned Lagos in his interview on Arise TV on Thursday. The clarification was issued in a statement by Senior Special Assistant,... read more »

No Single Right-thinking Nigerian Will Support Igbo Presidency – Buhari’s Ex-aide

No Single Right-thinking Nigerian Will Support Igbo Presidency – Buhari’s Ex-aide

A former Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Assembly Matters, Abdurrahman Sumaila, has asserted that not a single right-thinking Nigerian will endanger his life to support a... read more »

Arson: INEC Set to Meet Security Chiefs As 21 Offices Are Razed

Arson: INEC Set to Meet Security Chiefs As 21 Offices Are Razed

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is set to meet heads of security agencies this week as part of efforts to forestall the rising attacks on its offices in some part of... read more »

2023: I Won’t Disappoint All Nigerians Urging me to Run for President – Yahaya Bello

2023: I Won’t Disappoint All Nigerians Urging me to Run for President – Yahaya Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has expressed resolve to heed the call by many Nigerians asking him to run for President in the 2023 presidential election. Bello disclosed this on... read more »

President Talon of Benin Wins Controversial Re-election with Wide Margin  

President Talon of Benin Wins Controversial Re-election with Wide Margin  

President Patrice Talon of Benin easily rode to victory for a second tenure in office, interim results obtained on Tuesday suggested, following the election that took place during the... read more »

Chad President Vies for Sixth Term in Power

Chad President Vies for Sixth Term in Power

President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad is set to contest for his sixth term in office in the oil-producing Central African country. Deby who has been in power for three decades has campaigned on the... read more »