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Resist vote buying in disguise, Dogara tells Nigerians

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has called on all Nigerians and members of the global community to rise up for free, fair and credible elections and fight against the phenomenon of electoral fraud, particularly vote buying, that could destroy the nation’s democracy, and install leaders that …

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Executive, Legislature Set to Clash Over Electoral Act – As NASS Moves to Override Buhari – Agbakoba to Lawmakers: Override President Now

By Bishop Oyoyo, Abuja There were indications yesterday that the executive and legislature arms of government are set for a major clash ahead of the 2019 elections, as the National Assembly may have concluded plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari and pass the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018, when plenary …

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Buhari Candidacy Tears Northern Elders’Groups Apart 2019: Northern Elders Bicker Over Buhari – You have failed, Ango Abdullahi’s ACF fires – You are on your own, let Nigerians decide – ACF

 From Nicholas Justus, Kaduna President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid has pitched foremost northern elders’ groups against themselves, with the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) calling on Nigerians not to reelect the president, while the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has distanced itself from the call.

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Group Dares Ortom Over Comment on Unongo

From Chris Gaga, Makurdi A group that goes by the name “Tiv  Youths Council”,( TYC ) has taken exceptions to what it sees as ‘character assassination’ against its grand patron and leader of the Tiv Kingdom, Wantaregh Paul Unongo by Governor Samuel Ortom.

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Sokoto PDP Rally Instills Fear in el-Rufa’i-Tambuwal

From Muhammad Goronyo, Sokoto Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on Wednesday said the success of the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) North West rally held in the state on Monday has instilled fear in the mind of his Kaduna State counterpart, Governor Nasir el-Rufai and his likes.

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