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Nigeria: 61 Political Parties Reject INEC 2019 Draft Election Guidelines
Nigeria: 61 Political Parties Reject INE...

Nigeria: 61 Political Parties Reject INEC 2019 Draft Election Guidelines

About 61 political parties have clashed with INEC over its proposed election guidelines. The parties under the auspices of the  Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) rejected the proposed guidelines and presented their demands. The demands as released by the council reads as follows: Political... read more »

2019 Election: Commotion, Walk Out and Fight Engulf INEC Chairman Meeting with 91 Political Party Chairmen
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2019 Election: Commotion, Walk Out and Fight Engulf INEC Chairman Meeting w...

Party chairmen accuse INEC of doctoring/tampering with guideline for 2019 election on accreditation procedures. Party chairmen demands list of Collected PVC before election Party Chairmen wants Amina to step Down as head of collation unit . Party Chairmen want IGP sacked. The ongoing... read more »

Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by Farooq A. Kperogi
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Opinion: INEC’s Troubling Missteps Amid Aso Rock’s Desperation by Farooq A....

There is a noticeable whirl of feverish desperation in the Presidential Villa. No perceptive person can miss that.  From indiscriminately arresting and detaining political opponents and critics, to squelching dissent in the traditional news media through blackmail and threats, to undisguisedly... read more »

Nigeria: Opposition Parties to Pull Out of Peace Accord If Amina's Appointment Is not Reversed
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Nigeria: Opposition Parties to Pull Out of Peace Accord If Amina’s Ap...

Opposition parties under the aegis the Coalition of United Political Parties, the Inter-Party Advisory Council, the Peoples Democratic Party and other stakeholders in the 2019 elections have again called for the removal of Amina Zakari as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral... read more »

Nigeria: Vice Presidential Aspirants' Debate Holds Today 14th of December 2018
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Nigeria: Vice Presidential Aspirants’ Debate Holds Today 14th of Dece...

Ahead of the 2019 general elections the Vice Presidential aspirants’ debate will be holding today at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja by 7 pm. The debate is jointly organised by the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) and the Nigerian Election Debate Group... read more »

Nigeria: Dogara Dissects Buhari’s Admin, Says It’s Repressive

Nigeria: Dogara Dissects Buhari’s Admin, Says It’s Repressive

Ahead of the 2019 elections, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has methodically cut up the re-election seeking President Muhammadu Buhari administration, disclosing... read more »

Nigeria: Buhari's Re-election will not Help Nigeria's Cause - Northern Elder's Forum

Nigeria: Buhari’s Re-election will not Help Nigeria’s Cause – Northern E...

The northern elder’s forum has declared that re-electing the incumbent president Muhammodu Buhari will not help Nigeria’s cause. Making this announcement, the chairman of the... read more »

Nigeria: PDP Condemns Freezing of Peter Obi's Accounts

Nigeria: PDP Condemns Freezing of Peter Obi’s Accounts

…Laments Harassment Of Family Members The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) decries the stoppage of transactions on all accounts belonging to PDP... read more »

Breaking News: Atiku Picks Peter Obi as Running Mate

Breaking News: Atiku Picks Peter Obi as Running Mate

The Presidential candidate for the People’s Democratic Party, Abubakar Atiku has picked former governor of Anambra State, Dr Peter Obi as his running mate. This puts to an end... read more »

Opinion: PDP/Atiku Need SS/SE to Win, We Demand Regional Autonomy for our Support

Opinion: PDP/Atiku Need SS/SE to Win, We Demand Regional Autonomy...

A Facebook user Baron Roy has opined his view that PDP and Atiku need the South-South and South-East to stand a chance of winning the 2019 elections. His position is that this is an opportunity to... read more »