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BREAKING: Multiple explosions in Maiduguri

February 23, 2019 Joshua Samuel

There was pandemonium in the early hours of Saturday as series of explosions rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. According to our sources over ten explosions by suicide bombers and other Boko Haram insurgents began at around 5:50 am. The Nigerian army, however, fought back as they were prevented from {Read More..}

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Federal government declares 22nd February as work free day

February 21, 2019 Joshua Samuel

The federal government has declared Friday, February 22, 2019, as a public holiday, in preparation for the February 23rd presidential and National Assembly elections. Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Bello Dambazau (rtd), made the declaration in Abuja on Wednesday. The Ministry of Interior in a statement issued last night by {Read More..}

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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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Nigerian Media Set To Combat Fake News Ahead Of 2019 Elections

November 29, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Latest In Nigerian News   Not more than 15 Nigerian news organisations have joined forces on Wednesday to bring war against misinformation ahead of February’s elections in a collaborative effort as the country’s main political parties trade accusations of fabrication and exaggeration. The CrossCheck Nigeria project purpose is to get {Read More..}