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Daily Archives: April 22, 2019

Kano street

Kano streets calm, cold, quiet after election shift

The streets of the northern commercial city of Kano State are so far calm as residents seem to have come to terms with the news of the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections. Citizens were seen going about [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics
2019 elections

2019 elections: Nigerians blast INEC on Twitter over elections shift

The Independent National Electoral Commission’s decision to postpone the 2019 elections has been met with anger on social media. According to INEC, the elections were rescheduled because of logistic issues as the body claimed it was facing difficulty distributing sensitive electoral materials [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics
PDP

PDP rejects shift in election dates, asks INEC chair to resign

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the new dates announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the conduct of the general elections. It alleged that shoddy arrangements for the elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission was a [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics
election postponement

Buhari’s campaign council faults election postponement

The Buhari Presidential Campaign Council has faulted the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission to postpone the presidential and National Assembly elections. The council’s position was contained in a statement by its spokesman, Mr Festus Keyamo, on Saturday. “We [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics
buhari

Buhari’s desperation to win caused election postponement, says CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties has claimed that the desperation of President Muhammadu Buhari and his men to win the presidential election, by all means, was responsible for the last minute postponement of the election. The coalition’s spokesman, Imo [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics
Mahmood Yakubu speaks on 2019 elections postponement

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaks on 2019 elections postponement

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaks on 2019 elections postponement [...]

February 16, 2019 Government and politics