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2015 elections “silent revolution” – Bauchi REC

By Mijinyawa Ahmed The Bauchi State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, has described the 2015 general elections as a silent revolution by the Nigerian people. Sa’ad Tukur said this Friday at the presentation of certificates of return to the governor-elect, Mohammed Abubakar, deputy governor-elect, Nuhu Gidado, and 12 National Assembly members-elect from Bauchi State. Mr. Tukur […]

Boy, 14, stabs woman to death

The attacker used scissors.

Drama as 2 PDP members struggle for certificate of return

The two candidates are locked in a legal battle over the party’s candidacy.

Slain Akwa Ibom politician’s son finally gets bail

Odudu Ukpanah was released after 323 days in jail over his father’s death.

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, NIMASA Boss

Governorship Poll: Rivers APC heads to Tribunal

The party says its mandate was stolen by the PDP in connivance with the Independent National Electoral Commission and the police.

Kano governor-elect inaugurates 93-man transition committee

The large committee will oversee the transfer of power from Gov. Kwankwaso.

APC candidates seek cancellation of legislative polls in Akwa Ibom

The lawmakers say the results have not been released six days after.

Former Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State opposes Godwin Emefiele's appointment

Gov. Lamido regrets leaving N11bn debt for incoming govt.

The governor admits he starved vital health and road projects, while using scarce funds to build an airport

Yola NBA flays relocation of election tribunal to Abuja

Yola NBA says there are no reasons for the relocation of the election tribunal.

Akwa Ibom Senators want state’s governorship polls cancelled

The senators say the elections were characterised by violence and snatching of election materials.

Amid chaos, Lagos APC, PDP candidates receive Certificates of Return

Thursday’s presentation of Certificates of Return marked the end of the electoral process for the elected persons.

We won’t be in opposition for more than 4 years – Lagos PDP

PDP says it will eventually govern Lagos State.

​​INEC presents certificates of return to Ogun ​governor-elect, lawmakers

INEC say​s​ Ogun did not have any reported case of violence.

Group to empower 154 commercial sex workers in Gombe State

Four local governments would be targeted.

3, 000 couples married off in mass weddings in 4 states

From Kano to Sokoto, mass weddings were organized largely for widows, orphans and divorcees.

Ndume wants APC to zone Senate presidency to Borno

The Senator says the North East region deserves to lead the National Assembly.

Labaran Maku rejects Nasarawa governorship election results

The former minister accuses the APC, INEC officials and security agencies of collusion and widespread electoral manipulation.

APC vows to challenge PDP’s victory in Gombe

APC accuses security agencies of bias.

My loyalty lies with Nyako, Adamawa governor-elect declares

Mr. Bindow debunks rumours that the APC in Adamawa state has been polarized into Nyako and Atiku camps.

Appeal Court upholds dismissal of Assemblies of God Church General Superintendent

Property worth millions of naira were destroyed in the course of the crisis that most times resulted in free for all among church members.

Rivers Election Petition Tribunal relocates to Abuja

The Adamawa Election Tribunal had earlier announced its relocation to Abuja

Adams Oshiomhole

140,000 APC votes voided in Edo — Oshiomhole

Mr. Oshiomhole thanks the people of the state for voting the APC in the last general elections.