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INEC Postpones Elections – Full report

February 16, 2019 Joshua Samuel

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed to the general elections to February 23rd,  earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier {Read More..}

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587,440 PVC’s yet to be collected in Kano

February 15, 2019 Joshua Samuel

Prof. Riskuwa Arab-Shehu, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Kano State, revealed that 587,440 Permanent Voters Cards are yet to be collected in the state. Arab-Shehu disclosed this through the Public Relations Officer of the Commission, Alhaji Garba Lawal during an interview with Vanguard {Read More..}

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President Buhari addresses the nation – full text

February 14, 2019 Joshua Samuel

Around 7pm on Thursday, President Mohammadu Buhari addressed the nation ahead of the upcoming presidential elections slated for Saturday, 16th February 2019. Below is the full text from his speech : Fellow Citizens, On Saturday, February 16, 2019, you will, once again, be called upon to choose the leaders who {Read More..}

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Alowonle Asekun, NURTW Treasurer murdered in Lagos

February 12, 2019 Joshua Samuel

Alowonle Asekun, the Treasurer of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Jibowu-Yaba Branch was killed by hoodlums in the Grammar School area of the Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos State last week. According to reports, Asekun, while on his way out of the Ajasa-Lamberu Street in the Grammar {Read More..}

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Tinsel co-writer dies in auto crash at 30

February 12, 2019 Joshua Samuel

30-year-old Nigerian scriptwriter, Osang Abang, is dead. The University of Calabar graduate, who worked with M-Net, passed away in a bus accident, on Thursday night, and was buried on Monday. Abang was co-writing content for Tinsel, a popular Nigerian soap opera, before his death. He was also the head writer {Read More..}