Politics

Election: Commotion, Gunshots In Okota, Lagos As Thugs Disrupt Voting

Some thugs suspected to be working for the All Progrrssives Congress disrupted the ongoing  presidential and national assembly elections in the Okota area of Lagos. Newsprobe reporter who monitored the election said the thugs had gone to some polling units such as Century and Baba Ewe units to intimidate voters earlier in the morning. They  threatened voters to leave the ...

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Elections: North-East Voters Taken Through Danger Zone After N20,000 Inducements

Displaced people in north-east Nigeria have told the BBC they were transported through a dangerous conflict zone ahead of the country’s elections in an operation agreed by the main political parties. The BBC has been told that the unescorted convoys were organised with the agreement of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and ...

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Elections: APC Seeks Prayers

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on Nigerians, party members and supporters to pray for peace and the success of the forthcoming 2019 General Elections. In a statement by the APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the Party cautioned all Nigerians and APC members not to be involved in any act of electoral malpractice and irregularities. Issa-Onilu added: ...

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APC To Nigerians: Don’t Vote For Treasury Looters  

As Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections approach, the All Progressives Congress (APC) calls on Nigerians “to turn out en-masse and use their votes to send a clear message to treasury looters who want to hijack presidential power by hook or crook.” In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Oniru, the APC said the time has ...

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Buhari Will be Reelected in 2019 — Guru MaharajJi

The Living Perfect Master, Guru Maharaj Ji, also called the “Black Jesus” has said that the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari would be reelected in the February 23, 2019 presidential election, which holds this Saturday. The leader of One Love Family, who stated this  on Wednesday night, when he addressed his members on the political situation in the country, in his ...

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You Are A Hypocrite For Supporting Killing Of Ballot-Box Snatchers, Agbaje Blasts Tinubu

Governorship Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has faulted the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu’s support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s order for soldiers to shoot ballot-box snatchers during the elections. Accusing Tinubu of being the undisputed godfather of political thugs in Lagos, Agbaje charged APC of ...

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Let Us Work Together To Get Nigeria Working Again — Atiku 

Being transcript of the live broadcast by Atiku Abubakar, Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party and Vice President of Nigeria, 1999-2007: My dear citizens of Nigeria. As you know, this Saturday we have our Presidential and National Assembly elections. The reason we have elections is to allow us to have our voices heard on how we have been governed ...

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I Have Not Resigned, Says Osinbajo

Contrary to the fake news in circulation yesterday, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has not resigned his position in the Buhari administration. Speaking at a meeting with young Christian leaders in Lagos last night, Prof. Osinbajo debunked the purported resignation being circulated on some social media platforms. He dismissed the false information as deliberate propaganda. He said, “They are deliberate propaganda. ...

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Notorious Election Riggers Camped Cultists In Different Anambra Hotels — Victor Umeh 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Following postponement of the earlier scheduled general elections to 23rd February and 9th March 2019 respectively , opinions and counter opinions have continued to trail the poll shift.  While some people expressed the view that the postponement was a ploy to manipulate the polls, others maintained that INEC should be given benefit of doubt to conduct credible ...

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