Monthly Archives: February 2019

Afenifere Condemns Attacks On Ndigbo In Lagos

The Yoruba Socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has condemned in the strongest terms the political violence visited on Nigerians of Ndigbo extraction in Lagos during the Saturday Presidential elections. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Yinka Odumakin, Afenifere recalled that “dirty political merchants and their band of thugs apart from engineering political disenfranchisement of Ndigbo, went ahead to visit ...

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2019 Presidential Election Results In States

We are still awaiting results from Kano LG Offices- INEC The Kano State Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission has said it is still waiting for the official results from it’s Electoral Officers from most of the 44 local government offices before Collation. Director of Voter Education and Publicity of the Kano State Office of INEC, Garba Mohammed, said ...

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My Victory Is Assured, Atiku Boasts

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has thanked Nigerians for turning out en masse to vote for him in their millions. He also confirmed that the initial indications from the PDP’s Simultaneous Vote Count show a PDP victory is assured. In a statement issued in Abuja by his Special Assistant On Public ...

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Seven Killed As Hoodlums ‘Ambush’ Troops In Rivers

Seven people have lost their lives following a clash between troops of the Nigerian army and hoodlums in Abonnema, Akuku Toru Local Government Area (LGA) Rivers State. According to a statement from the Headquarters Nigerian Army (NA), troops of 6 Division were attacked by hoodlums. The army claims the attack was pre-planned and carried out between Charles and Bob-Manuel’s compounds in Abonnema Town ...

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[BREAKING] Atiku Floors Buhari Inside Aso Rock

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, on Saturday defeated President Muhammadu Buhari in one of the two polling units located inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Punch reports that there are two polling units in the seat of power.. For PU 022 Atiku polled 525 against Buhari’s 465. For the senatorial election, PDP won with 546 ...

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I Can Keep Money Anywhere I Want, Tinubu Reacts To Bullion Vans Story

All Progressives Congress stalwart, Bola Tinubu, has told those asking questions about the presence of bullion vans at his residence in Bourdillon, Ikoyi, to mind their business, adding that he can keep his money wherever he wants. Tinubu said this while fielding questions from journalists shortly after casting his vote. Some pictures had gone viral on social media on Friday ...

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Election: Atiku Loses Polling Unit

The All Progressives Congress candidate in the presidential election, Muhammadu Buhari, won in Ajiya Unit 12, Yola, Adamawa State, where Atiku voted. APC scored 187, while PDP got 167 in the 2019 presidential poll. The Presidential Candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has lost his polling unit, Ajiya unit 02 in Gwadabawa Ward of Yola North Local Government Area of Adamawa ...

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Obasanjo Loses Ward

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo failed to win his polling unit for PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, at Ward 11, Unit 22, Olusomi Compound, Totoro Road, Sokori, in Abeokuta North Local Government. But, Governor Ibikunle Amosun and former governor Segun Osoba won their polling units for the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari.

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Violence: INEC To Reschedule Elections In Rivers, Lagos, Anambra 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Saturday, said that it would reschedule elections in some parts of Rivers, Anambra and Lagos States where there were cases of violence and ballot box snatching. The commission which specifically mentioned the National Assembly elections in Rivers State, also acknowledged the challenges of smart card readers, saying they have been resolved. INEC Commissioner and ...

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Illuminating My Support For President Buhari

By Satguru Maharaj Ji My support for President Muhammadu Buhari neither blurs nor blinds my sight to faults and weaknesses associated with his leadership so far. We are living in very serious times. In these ‘perilous’ days, the focus of the global Nigerian presence ought to be on terminating colonial bondage and exploitation as inevitable prelude to the birth of ...

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