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    Preliminary results are projecting victory for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in both Kogi and Bayelsa states in the elections conducted on Saturday. APC is showing strength in almost all the local government results so far collated by INEC. Except by a stroke of miracle, nothing in the horizon suggests a reversal of fortune for ...
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    Thugs suspected to belong one of the political parties contesting in the Governorship and National Assembly elections in Kogi, have allegedly attacked Mr Sam Egwu of the Leadership newspaper and Mr Sunday Omachi of Radio Kogi. The incident happened at Ayaingba. Both journalists were on election duty when they were attacked by the hoodlums at ...
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    South Africa has begun deploying its army to quell gang violence in impoverished parts of Cape Town after 900 people were murdered so far this year. While the deployment in support of an overwhelmed police force may be welcome by some residents, it also evokes memories of the military presence during the last years of ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended all electoral processes in Saturday’s governorship and  House of Assembly elections in Rivers until further notice. The suspension was made public  in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by Mr Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education. Okoye said that the suspension ...
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    It is a black day in Rivers State as the Presidential and National Assembly elections turn bloody with many PDP members shot dead by the military in Akuku Toru Local Government Area. In addition, reports from other parts of the state show a pattern of organised violence and shootings in some cases with the military, ...
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    May 12, 2018 The All Progressives Congress (APC) congress in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State on Saturday ended abruptly as delegates rowdily disagreed on the election of some candidates. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the congress, which started around 1pm, had been peaceful until commotion erupted over the choice of candidates. ...