Monthly Archives: February 2019

Atiku Rejects Election Results, Says Democracy Will Not Be Emasculated in Nigeria

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has thanked the Nigerian people who trooped out in their millions to perform their civic duty last Saturday. He assured them that democracy in Nigeria would not be emasculated. In a statement he personally signed, Atiku said, “The patriotism of Nigerians is heartwarming and affirms my oft-repeated statement that we ...

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Buhari’s Victory An Abnormality, PDP Kicks

The Peoples Democratic Party has refused to sign the result sheet of the presidential election saying the announcement of Muhammadu Buhari who sought re-election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress by the Independent National Electoral Commission is an abnormality. The party said it would explore every option to ventilate its grievances on the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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(Updated) Presidential Election: Buhari Is Winner

Buhari To Receive ‘Certificate Of Return’ By 2pm Today President Muhammadu Buhari has won his re-election bid. He polled 15,191,847 votes to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party in the presidential poll conducted on February 23. Atiku polled 11,262,978 to lose the election with a margin of 3,928,869 votes. This is according to the ...

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Election Results: 8 million South-East Voters Disenfranchised — Peter Obi 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mr Peter Obi, on Tuesday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission of disenfranchising eight million registered voters in the South East geopolitical zone in the last general election. Obi, who disclosed this in a press conference at his  Onitsha residence Anambra State, lamented that the general election was systematically ...

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I Will Carry My Opponents Along, Says APGA Reps Elect, Chinedu Obidigwe 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Winner of the House of Representatives elections for Anambra-East and West federal constituency, Comrade Chinedu Benjamin Obidigwe, has promised to accommodate his opponents who contested against him in the national assembly elections. He said he would not victimize anyone because in every contest there is always a winner. Although he noted that the people of Anambra-east and ...

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Police Van, Houses Burnt As Gunmen Sack Kaduna Villages

Gunmen on Tuesday attacked Maro Village in Kajuru Local Government Area and part of Kachia Village, in Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State. In the renewed attack on the village, many houses and a Police patrol van were said to have been razed. The village came under attack two weeks ago where several people lost their lives. A source ...

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Despite Inadequacies In Kwara Polls, I Wish Those Who Emerged Best Of Luck — Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has stated that in spite of the reported inadequacies that attended last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Kwara State, he is wishing the candidates who emerged from the election the best of luck. Dr. Saraki in a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu stated that while the ...

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Buhari Wins Seven States, Atiku Four, PDP Legal Team Meets

INEC continues announcement of results today The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday started the announcement of the results of Saturday’s presidential election. As of the time of filing this report, INEC had announced the result in 10 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The states are Ondo, Ekiti, Gombe, Kwara, Kogi, Yobe, Abia, Osun, Nasarawa, Ebonyi, Enugu and the ...

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Atiku Wins In Anambra  

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been declared the winner of the 2019 Presidential election in Anambra state by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Announcing the result about 2:13am on Tuesday, the presidential returning officer of the election in charge of Anambra, Prof. Francis Ogbonnaya Ofunta, who is the ...

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