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INEC Postpones Elections, Their Reasons Will Make You Cry For Nigeria
INEC Postpones Elections, Their Reasons Will Make You Cry For Nigeria Presidential polls to hold in a week Gov’ship contest pushed to 9th March Hours before voting commenced this morning in long-scheduled presidential and National Assembly elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced this morning that it is postponing the elections due to logistics issues. An announcement in the...
Not Guilty! Onnoghen Pleads To False Asset Charges
Not Guilty! Onnoghen Pleads To False Asset Charges Not Guilty! Onnoghen Pleads To False Asset Charges - The suspended embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, has been docked before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) over allegations of non-declaration of assets.  He pleaded not guilty. The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) had in a 6-counts charge filed at the...
2019 General Elections: CDS Warns Against Use Of Arms To Scuttle Elections
2019 General Elections: CDS Warns Against Use Of Arms To Scuttle Elections  2019 General Elections: CDS Warns Against Use Of Arms To Scuttle Elections.   The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Olonisakin has warned against illegal use of military uniforms and firearms to scuttle the 2019 General Elections. Olonisakin spoke after a meeting with other Service Chiefs and Heads of Security...
Elections 2019: Buhari Assures All Of Safety, Protection
Elections 2019: Buhari Assures All Of Safety, Protection Elections 2019: Buhari Assures All Of Safety, Protection. Election not war, U.S. tells Nigerians. PDP raises alarm over ghost voters on INEC’s register. Buhari must respect wishes of electorate, says Atiku. Govt accuses opposition of desperation. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured Nigerians and the international observers of their safety and full protection before,...
Chief Justice Onnoghen Arrives CCT For Arraignment
Chief Justice Onnoghen Arrives CCT For Arraignment Chief Justice Onnoghen Arrives CCT For Arraignment. Just some days after the federal government of Nigeria declared the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, wanted by all security agencies in Nigeria. He has no other choice than to show himself in CCT for arraignment. But mean while President Buhari government and the APC is...
ASUP Calls Off Strike, Directs Immediately Resumption
ASUP Calls Off Strike, Directs Immediate Resumption ASUP Calls Off Strike, Directs Immediate Resumption. Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its strike nationwide. The poly lecturers had embarked on industrial action two months ago over the Federal Government’s failure to implement agreements reached with the union in 2017. Addressing journalists at the end of its national executive council (NEC) emergency meeting...
Air Force begins airlift of electoral materials
Air Force Begins Airlift Of Electoral Materials Air Force begins airlift of electoral materials. Failing card readers raise fresh concern. The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has commenced the airlift of electoral materials for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) across the country for the conduct of the 2019 general elections. A statement yesterday from Air force spokesperson Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola said...
Buhari, Atiku Sign Accord On Polls Outcome Today
Buhari, Atiku Sign Accord On Polls Outcome Today Buhari, Atiku Sign Accord On Polls Outcome Today. Bill Clinton to speak with candidates this week President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will today sign a peace accord on the outcome of the February 16 presidential election. Former US...
Onnoghen: NJC Sets Up Panel As EFCC Sends Fresh Petition.
Onnoghen: NJC Sets Up Panel As EFCC Sends Fresh Petition Onnoghen: NJC Sets Up Panel As EFCC Sends Fresh Petition. DSS releases statement on 2019 Elections The National Judicial Council (NJC) has set up a panel to consider the responses of the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen and the acting CJN Tanko Mohammed. The NJC, which reconvened in...
DSS Arrests PDP Campaign Director, Others
DSS Arrests PDP Campaign Director, Others DSS Arrests PDP Campaign Director, Others. Party alleges planned clampdown on Makarfi, others Spokesperson deserves ordeal, says APC Officials of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State yesterday protested against an alleged plan to arrest former governor and party chieftain, Senator Ahmed Makarfi and others as one of the campaign directors, Ben Bako,...
NJC Reconvene Today Over Onnoghen Suit
NJC Reconvene Today Over Onnoghen Suit NJC Reconvene Today Over Onnoghen Suit. The National Judicial Council (NJC) will reconvene today to deliberate on the fate of the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Walter Onnoghen and a acting CJN Tanko Muhammad. The NJC had on January 29 adjourned its meeting to February 11 after it directed Onnoghen and Mohammed to respond to...
Elections Under Threat Over Corruption, Buhari Says
Elections Under Threat Over Corruption, Buhari Says Elections Under Threat Over Corruption, Buhari Says. Admit your failure, PDP tells president Just yesterday the Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has complained the coming election in Nigeria is under threat. The question now is, who is putting the election under threat? Is this a folly game to win the shallow mind who still think President...
Saraki: Atiku’s Presidency Will Bring Nigerians Together And Provide Jobs, Security   Senate President Bukola Saraki has assured Nigerians that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, PDP presidential candidate, would unite Nigerians, provide jobs and end insecurity, if elected into office. Saraki gave the assurance on Friday in Makurdi, during the Atiku/Obi Presidential campaign rally held at the Aper Aku stadium. He appealed to the electorate...
ASUU, FG Continue Negotiation Process To Identified Some Grey Areas
ASUU Suspends Strike With FG Few Days To Election   The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday announced a conditional suspension of its nationwide strike. To which ASUU has also directed its members to return to classrooms with immediate effect. The President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, made the announcement when he addressed a news conference at about 8:30 p.m. yesterday...