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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections created a lot of logistics problem. Malam Mohammed Haruna, the National Commissioner in charge of Kwara, Kogi and Nasarawa States, said this in Ilorin while speaking with journalists. The after-poll complaint by INEC ...
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    The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has stressed the need to urgently improve the electoral process in Nigeria. It noted obvious flaws in the 2019 general election including deliberate acts of violence. It blamed the leading parties for their inability to stop the pockets of violence. The EU EOM Chief Observer, Maria Arena, ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says  there is no more room for political campaigns or collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in spite of the postponement of elections by one week. It said there will be no compensation to political parties as a result of the postponement. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, ...
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    Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) worldwide has urged Nigerians to vote candidates of their choice during the 2019 election. He spoke at the weekend during his homily at the February Holy Ghost Night. Adeboye noted for his taciturn and holy disposition said any Nigerian especially Christian ...
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      The FCT All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned political aspirants against monetary incentives to voters during the 2019 elections. Similarly, the party adopted indirect primaries for its elections. The Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Mr Abdullahi Candido, said this at a meeting with stakeholders on Thursday in Abuja. Candido, however, described the act ...
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    The Plateau chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has adopted the indirect method of primaries in choosing its candidates for elective positions in the 2019 elections. The party unanimously adopted the position at an expanded stakeholders meeting on Wednesday in Jos. Mr Johnclerk Dabwan, former Speaker of the Plateau House of Assembly, moved the ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja assured UK Prime Minister Theresa May of his commitment to conducting free, fair and credible elections in 2019. Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, in a statement, said Buhari gave the assurance during a bilateral meeting with the visiting Prime Minister at the ...
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    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Gombe State Command, has appealed to the traditional and religious leaders to preach against substance abuse as the 2019 elections draw near. Mr Aliyu Adole, the state NDLEA Commander, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Tuesday. Adole tasked ...
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    The All Progressive Congress (APC) has accused Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of leaking information on its Congresses and Primary elections submitted to the commission. The party made the allegation in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Yekini Nabena, on Friday in Abuja. It said that there was need for INEC to ...
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    Mr Bola Babarinde, an All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Oyo State, has backed the adoption of direct primary to elect party’s flag bearers for 2019 elections. Babarinde, currently the Chairman, APC South Africa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Wednesday that the system would help to eradicate financial inducements ...