2023 general elections

A former Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf, has said that none of the northern governors of the All Progressives Congress will deliver their states for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, in the forthcoming elections. The ex-NHIS secretary said this on Monday when he appeared as a guest on Channels […]

The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, and parents, under the aegis of the National Parent Teacher Association of Nigeria, NAPTAN, have commended the National Universities Commission, NUC for asking universities in the country to close for the 2023 general elections. Recall that the National Universities Commission earlier today directed that all universities in the […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has reassured the 2023 general elections will hold as scheduled despite fuel and cash scarcities. Chairman of the Commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, gave the reassurance while speaking to State House Correspondents, after briefing the Federal Executive Council (FEC) today. He said the Commission has sorted out the challenges initially posed […]

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to accept the nominations of candidates of the Labour Party (LP) in 24 states of the Federation. The court ordered that the electoral body must accept the list of the candidates, […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday led APC candidates and leaders on the party’s campaign stops to Asa local government area, with locals acknowledging the modest strides of the government in the area and pledging huge support for candidates of the party in the 2023 ballot. On the campaign stops with the Governor were […]

A few weeks before the general election, members and chieftains of some major political parties in Ondo State have defected to the Labour Party. The defectors are from the All Progressives Congress, the Peoples Democratic Party and the Social Democratic Party in the Akoko South-East/Akoko South-West Federal Constituency of the state. The Labour Party’s state […]

Phrank Shaibu, an aide to Atiku Abubakar, Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has lashed out at Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), over some controversial comments he made at his last campaign in Akwa Ibom State. At the campaign, Tinubu had said Atiku he made Atiku Senate […]

The Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has reiterated his call for the unconditional release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, who has been in detention since 2021. Soludo pointed out that Kanu’s release would play a key role in the peaceful build-up to the forthcoming general election starting next […]

Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto and President General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has told Nigerians to vote for leaders with reputable character in the 2023 general elections. Abubakar made the call on Thursday while addressing participants at the 29th regular meeting of the National Council on Water Resources (NCWR) […]

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