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Buhari Signs New Bills Into Law

Buhari Signs New Bills Into Law

🕔05:47, 9.Jun 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed a constitutional amendment that stops a vice president who completes the term of a president from contesting for the office of the President more than once.

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Nigeria Will Burn If Buhari Dares Touch Me — Wike Warns

Nigeria Will Burn If Buhari Dares Touch Me — Wike Warns

🕔12:51, 2.May 2018

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has warned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to shelve any plan of going after him for any reason. The governor further stated that the Federal Government must apologise to the state and seek God’s forgiveness, or it will have no peace.

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Buhari Floors National Assembly In Court Over Sequence Of Elections

Buhari Floors National Assembly In Court Over Sequence Of Elections

🕔06:04, 26.Apr 2018

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has nullified the National Assembly’s amendment to clause 25 of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018, which altered the sequence of elections ahead of the 2019 General elections.

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INEC Resumes Recall Process Of Senator Dino Melaye

INEC Resumes Recall Process Of Senator Dino Melaye

🕔05:57, 26.Apr 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has resumed recall proceedings against Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, while he lays unconscious in a hospital.

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2019: Buhari, APC Governors Meet Behind Closed Doors

2019: Buhari, APC Governors Meet Behind Closed Doors

🕔05:47, 25.Apr 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari and governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) met Tuesday night, at the Presidential Villa. The meeting is not unconnected with the party’s national convention slated for May 14th in Abuja. Already

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System And Method, Bane of Nigeria’s Leadership

System And Method, Bane of Nigeria’s Leadership

🕔14:04, 16.Apr 2018

Consequentially, this constitutional provision has so far brought out the worst rather than the best from our leaders, promoted inactions, made nonsense of the view of democracy as a social contract and perpetually placed our fundamental human rights on ‘life support’.

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How Buhari Will Win The 2019 Election

How Buhari Will Win The 2019 Election

🕔09:00, 16.Apr 2018

As 2019 comes, it seems almost inevitable that Nigerians will renew their contract with suffering, death, and clannishness

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INEC Rules Out Use Of Electronic Voting In 2019

INEC Rules Out Use Of Electronic Voting In 2019

🕔09:13, 12.Apr 2018

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) Mahmood Yakubu, on Wednesday said electronic voting will not be used in the 2019 elections. Mr Yakubu, a professor of political science, said this in Abuja on Wednesday at the end of

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Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

🕔19:07, 10.Apr 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to confirm Festus Okoye as National Commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). Okoye is among 26 new appointees the President sent in their names, in separate letters, to the Senate for

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Senator Dino Melaye Goes To The Supreme Court

Senator Dino Melaye Goes To The Supreme Court

🕔05:30, 6.Apr 2018

Senator Dino Melaye has filed an appeal at the Supreme Court, seeking an order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from proceeding with his recall from the Senate. The appeal by Melaye, who represents Kogi West Senatorial District at

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