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Daily Archives: May 21, 2019

Facebook Express Wi-Fi is coming to South Africa

Facebook Express Wi-Fi is coming to South Africa Techpoint.Africa [...]

February 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Customers using prepaid meters in Nigeria increase by 200,000

According to the NBS, customers using prepaid meters in Nigeria increased by 200,000 in Q4 2018. Techpoint.Africa [...]

February 25, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

Nigeria Decides LIVE: INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu gives update about election day|#nigeriadecides2019

Elections Results Update by Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission… [...]

February 25, 2019 General, Government and politics
presidential elections

Just In: Buhari gets more votes than Atiku in Osun

President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Saturday’s presidential elections has won in Osun. Professor Toyin Ogundipe, the state collation Officer announced at the INEC headquarters in Osogbo at about 12:25am on Monday, February 25, [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku

Breaking: INEC declares Atiku winner in 11 of 18 LGAs in Ondo state

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has won the presidential election in Ondo state.The state is currently governed by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Nigeria’s ruling APC. In the final results announced on Monday, February 25, Atiku of the PDP scored 275,901 votes to [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
14 die, eight injured at APC rally in Rivers

APC wins Kaltungo/Shongom Rep in Gombe

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday, February 25, declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Karu Elisha, as the winner of Kaltungo/Shongom federal constituency of Gombe state. Announcing the results, the returning officer, Professor Sale [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
President Buhari

Just In: President Buhari wins in Osun state

President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Saturday’s presidential elections has won in Osun. Professor Toyin Ogundipe, the State Collation Officer announced at the INEC headquarters in Osogbo at about 12:25am on Monday that Buhari [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
Khadija Ibrahim

Khadija Ibrahim wins APC House of Representatives seat in Yobe

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the immediate past minister of foreign affairs (state), Khadija Ibrahim, as the winner for Damaturu/Tarmuwa/Gujba/Gulani federal constituency on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). Professor Maimuna Waziri of Federal University Gashua, [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
INEC begins official declaration of presidential election results

INEC begins official declaration of presidential election results

Presidential election results: As anxiety continues around Nigeria over the outcome of the presidential election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday, February 23, the electoral umpire is fully prepared for the results. The chairman of INEC, [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye wins Kogi West Senatorial seat

Senator Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party, has been declared winner of the Kogi West Senatorial election held on Feb. 23. The Returning Officer, Prof. Emmanuel Bala announced in the early hours of Monday in Lokoja that Melaye polled [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku defeats Buhari in 7 of 11 LGAs in Benue

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, has taken an early lead in the Saturday’s presidential poll results in 7 of 11 Local Government Areas of Benue already announced. The News Agency of Nigeria reports on Monday [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics
Nigeria's Election Results

Here’s What to Watch as Nigeria’s Election Results Come in

Nigeria's Election Results: Nigerian officials are preparing to announce which of the two main candidates, the incumbent Muhammadu Buhari or Atiku Abubakar, won Saturday’s presidential election. The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Mahmood Yakubu, will declare results for [...]

February 25, 2019 Government and politics