Politics

CBN Extends Old Naira Use Deadline Till February 10

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has extended the deadline for the use of the old notes till February 10. CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, announced the extension in a statement signed on Sunday. He explained that the apex bank...

INEC to Test BVAS With Mock Accreditation

National Electoral Commission, INEC says it will conduct a mock accreditation of voters on the 4th of February in four hundred and thirty six polling units nationwide.INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu stated this in Abuja during a meeting with...

2023 Elections: Politicians tasked on issue-based campaigns

Political parties in the country have been urged to always promote internal democracy to ensure the emergence of credible leaders across board.A former Niger state Commissioner of Youths, Mr Timothy Ibrahim Jiya made the call during a Media roundtable...

Security threat to next elections real — INEC

Security threat to next elections real — INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again maintained that security challenge across states in the country remained real threat to the conduct of forthcoming general election. National Commissioner and Chairman of the Board of the Electoral Institute, Professor Abdullahi Zuru made...

Gunmen Kidnapped Ex-Lawmaker In Edo

A former lawmaker, Festus Edughele was abducted on Monday morning in Ubiaja, on his way from Orhionmwon to Benin City in Edo state. The Police Division in the area has been informed of the incident.

PDP State Assembly candidate in Plateau is dead

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the 2023 election in Pengana State Constituency of Plateau state, Matthew Akawu is dead. Akawu who was billed to fly the party’s flag in the 2023 State Assembly election disclosed that he...

Shekarau Resigns from APC

A former Kaduna state lawmaker of Birnin Gwari/Giwa Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Hassan Adamu Shekarau, has recently resigned from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Shekarau, in a letter dated January 3, 2023 cited personal...

Nigeria Promises More Support For Burundi

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will support Burundi in as many ways as possible in the spirit of African solidarity and brotherliness.The President made the pledge on Tuesday at the State House, Abuja, while receiving the Special Envoy of...

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