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We didn’t ban use of phones around polling units – INEC

Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu showing a specimen ballot paper for Ekiti governorship election during the INEC quarterly consultative meeting with political parties, in Abuja on Wednesday (4/6/18). 03573/4/6/2018/Hogan Bassey/NAN

The Commission says the ban takes effect when a voter collects the ballot paper and enters into voting cubicle.


Two Nigerians jailed for human trafficking in South Africa

South Africa on map

The judge says he would have sentenced them to life imprisonment in the absence of 'mitigating factors'.


2019: APC chieftain declares support for Atiku

Former Vice President of Nigeria and frontline presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar acknowledging cheers from crowd of supporters who thronged the PDP national secretariat when Atiku submitted his Nomination and Expression of Interest forms in Abuja on Thursday.

The politician says he still carries APC membership card.


OsunDecides: ‘I’ve worked 24 hours of every day spent in office’ – Aregbesola

APC Mega Rally in Osun

President Buhari attended the APC mega rally in Osogbo.


Group tackles EFCC, Customs for placing Fayose on watch list

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

The group also carpets the anti-graft agency for approaching Customs over a function delegated to the Nigeria Immigration Service.




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