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CDD sets up media analysis centre to monitor presidential election

The core objective of the Centre is to create a platform for citizens to follow real time updates and monitor the election. The center will bring together renowned legal, political, conflict and election analysts for in-depth and informed analysis.

Police IG bars vigilante groups, private security from voting centres

The IGP banned the use of sirens on election days.

NLC names task force on workers’ pay

A task force was mandated to ensure the state governors pay all workers’ salaries before leaving office.

Nigeria Immigration Recruitment: Applicants to undergo Computer-Based Test

The CBT will be used to avoid another stampede.

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Wait till after elections, INEC tells Abia residents without PVCs

The residents bemoaned the fact that they will not be able to vote.

Permanent Voter Cards

Collection of PVCs sent from states to Abuja ends Wednesday – INEC

INEC recorded a 65. 5 percent PVC distribution rate in Abuja.

200,000 PVCs will not be available in Lagos – INEC

Voters are allowed to stay around after casting their votes, as long as they comport themselves peacefully.

Nigeria Muslims pray to mark end of Ramadan

Elections: Muslims hold Prayers in Ibadan

Many prominent islamic leaders and representatives of Muslim Organisations in Nigeria attended the prayer session.

Over 400 observers to monitor police officers on election duty

The Police Service Commission says officers can make a difference in the election.

Buhari urges supporters to shun violence during election

Mr. Buhari urges his supporters not to be intimidated.

PDP campaign tasks Nigerians on violence-free polls

PDP accuses APC of “guerrilla journalism”.

I will collapse if I see N5bn – INEC Commissioner

The REC accused the media of reporting falsehood.

IG of Police orders restriction of movements on election days

Citizens are enjoined to remain vigilant and report all suspicious movements.

Elections: The world is watching Nigeria — America, Britain

The envoys asked for peaceful elections.

70% of Nigerian women will vote PDP — Mu’azu

The PDP chairman hails first lady, Patience Jonathan, and others for campaigning for the party..

ECOWAS Chair meets Jonathan, Buhari

Mr. Mahama says peaceful elections in Nigeria is crucial to West Africa.

We’re not after leaders of APC, other parties – EFCC

The EFCC Chairman warned politicians to desist from dragging the commission into politics.

Muhammadu Buhari talking

Buhari nicknamed “Okechukwu” in Imo

Mr. Buhari was accompanied by his Campaign Director, Rotimi Amaechi.

Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu Foundation selects Inaugural 1,000 participants for $100M Entrepreneurship Programme

The winners represent 52 African countries and territories, as well as a multitude of value-adding sectors ranging from agriculture to education to fashion and ICT.

University workers threaten strike

The union says an agreement reached in 2009 has not been implemented.

Nigeria2015: Card readers will eliminate rigging — NUJ President

Mr. Garba frowned at the flagrant abuse of media ethics by journalists.

Jonathan pays tribute to Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew

The President prays that God Almighty will grant Lee Kuan Yew’s soul eternal rest.

Jonathan pledges more opportunities for youth in his administration

A father must expect his children to be better than him, Mr. Jonathan says.

Buhari presidency will encourage coups in Africa – Labour Party scribe

“There has never been a time when the country is close to implementation of true federalism than now.”

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Nigeria achieves 100 teledensity

“The Nigeria network offers everything that is available in any other part of the world.