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The Federal Government has expressed concern over allegations being raised against some nominees for Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by the civil society organisations in the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, spoke Wednesday on the matter while taking questions from State House reporters after […]

Facts have emerged on why the 17 governorship candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party visited the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, in Port Harcourt on Tuesday night. They claimed that they had visited the governor as part of their contribution to the reconciliatory moves initiated by the party’s leadership to end the internal crisis in […]

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will soon launch a portal for the recruitment of ad-hoc staff The commission, in a letter signed by A.T Yusuf, for the INEC Secretary, on Wednesday said that the portal will be open to eligible applicants from 14 September to […]

Ahead of the 2023 General Election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed readiness to publish a comprehensive list of registered voters in Nigeria. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said this today at the stakeholders’ validation meeting for the 2022 revised framework and regulations for voting by Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Abuja. Yakubu […]

Boris Johnson earlier today gave his final speech as the UK’s prime minister before Liz Truss takes over the role In his farewell speech at Downing Street, he assured all of his unflinching support for the Prime Minister elect-Liz Truss and government. Meanwhile, Queen Elizabeth the second is scheduled to formally appoint Truss as Britain’s […]

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to comply with this provisions of the 2022 electoral act by displaying voters register at the Registration Area/Ward level and on its website for 7 days. The provision in Section 19(1) of the Electoral Act, 2022 states that the voters’ […]

The Convention Planning Committee of the National Association of Nigerian Students has reportedly released the list of winners of the Saturday elections of the student body. Reports gathered say the election results went controversial on Saturday following the emergence of two factional presidents. The controversy has finally been cleared as the committee declared Usman BARAMBU […]

The Media and Strategy Office of the  gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State, Alhaji Abdullahi Shuaibu Yaman has faulted the State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazak’s assessment of the State’s education sector under the past two administrations, saying “the Governor is jittery because of the 2023  election  and, therefore, may continue to […]

An aggrieved Kwara Central Senator who failed to secure a return ticket during the last primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state has clearly re-stated his commitment to work for the success of Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the poll. Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe who represents kwara central and doubles as Chairman, Senate Committee on […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will be reaping billions of dollars in debt relief from some creditors if the Debt-for-Climate (DFC) swap deal is accepted. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, said the swap deal was proposed recently in the U.S. by the vice president. The idea, […]

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