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Nigeria’s power situation not funny —Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said he is among those suffering from the power problem in the country. Abubakar...

Appeal Court reinstates Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Thursday affirmed a former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, as the presidential candidate of the...

Ezekwesili’s running mate endorses Buhari

Barely three hours after the withdrawal of Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria from the 2019 presidential race, the national...

Buhari forwards new National Minimum Wage Bill to NASS

President Mahammadu Buhari has finally forwarded a proposed New National Minimum Wage of N27,000 to the National Assembly. Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu,...

Togo elects first female head of National Assembly

Togo has elected its first female head of the National Assembly, following parliamentary elections that saw the ruling party maintain its majority. Yawa Djigbodi Tsegan,...

Durotoye may quit presidential race

After the surprise exit of Dr Oby Ezekwesili from Nigeria’s presidential race, another candidate Fela Durotoye said he may step down for either African...

INEC recruits 814,453 ad hoc staff for elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission has told the National Council of State that it has concluded the identification and recruitment of 814,453 ad hoc...

Ezekwesili withdraws from presidential race

The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has announced her withdrawal from the presidential race. She however, opted to...

INEC to Transmit Presidential Poll Results Electronically

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that the results of the February 16 presidential election will be transmitted electronically from the polling...

Lagos AD chairman sacked over alleged misconduct, indiscipline

Members of the Lagos State chapter of the Alliance for Democracy have sacked their Chairman, Mr. Kolawole Ajayi over allegations that he engaged in...

I will not compromise in safeguarding people’s trust, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged not to compromise in providing good leadership that would guarantee a better life for all Nigerians. Buhari made the pledge...

Thailand to hold first election since coup on March 24

Thailand will hold a general election on March 24, authorities said Wednesday, the first national poll since a 2014 coup knocked out the civilian...