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The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto has nullified the primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the governorship election in Zamfara State. In the lead judgment delivered by Justice Tom Yakubu today, the court set aside the decision of the Zamfara State High Court which allowed the APC to field a candidate for […]

The Federal High Court in Abuja today gave the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC the leeway to continue and conclude the collation of the results of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in the Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State. Delivering judgment, Justice Inyang Ekwo set aside his earlier order of March 19, […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Bismark Rewane led Presidential Technical Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the N30,000 National Minimum Wage. At a ceremony held today at the Aso Rock Villa Abuja, President Buhari thanked the committee members for working tirelessly to ensure that they deliver the report before the executive arm […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Lagos State says it will issue the Certificate of Return to the Governor elect Mr. Babajide Sanwolu on Friday.  It was earlier scheduled for Wednesday. A statement by the Information Officer of INEC, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi did not give any reason for the postponement.  However, it says a […]

Another building has collapsed in Lagos . It is a three storey building on Kakawa Street which gave way around one pm today. The building had no occupant probably because it was one of the eighty distressed buildings marked for demolition. Large crowd of people besieged the collapse site, even as rescue efforts are ongoing […]

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has been re-elected for a second term. The Returning Officer in the state, Professor Maimako Sebastian, declared Mr Ortom the winner after he polled 434,473 votes to beat his closest rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Emmanuel Jime, who got 345,155 […]

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal,  has been re-elected for a second term. The state Collation Officer, Professor Fatima Muktar, stated this today after the votes of the supplementary election were counted The PDP candidate polled a total of 512,002 votes after the 25,515 votes he got from the supplementary elections […]

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has been re-elected for a second term. The Returning Officer for the election, Professor Richard Kimbir made the announcement today at the collation centre for the governorship election in Jos, the state capital. According to him, the governor who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was […]

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Bala Mohammed, has won the supplementary election in Bauchi State. Returning Officer Professor Kyari Mohammed who made the announcement said the PDP candidate polled a total of 6,376 while the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Muhammed Abubakar, who is the incumbent governor polled 5,117.

Today’s supplementary election holding at Ibeju-Lekki is marred by low voters turnout. The election is to determine who represents Ibeju-Lekki Constituency One in the Lagos State House of Assembly. Our man who is covering the election reports that sensitive electoral materials arrived early in most of the polling units. Electoral officers also arrived on time […]


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