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Situation Room Tells INEC, Political Parties Next Action

Situation Room Tells INEC, Political Parties Next Action

Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has condemned the the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressing reporters at the press centre of the commission’s headquarters in Abuja on Saturday said that the polls would not go on as planned due […]

Atiku Begs Nigerians, Says INEC, Buhari Govt Should Be Blamed For Postponement Of Presidential Election

Atiku Begs Nigerians, Says INEC, Buhari Govt Should Be Blamed For Postponement Of Presidential Election

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressing reporters at the press centre of the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the nation’s Capital, said that the polls would not go […]

INEC Postpones Nigeria’s General Election To February 23rd

INEC Postpones Nigeria’s General Election To February 23rd

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed to February 23rd, the General election earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier scheduled for today, 16th February, 2019, was no longer feasible. According to him,“Following a careful […]

66 killed In Kaduna

66 killed In Kaduna

The Kaduna State Government has confirmed the killing of 66 persons in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. The government condemned the killing and warned all communities against instigating attacks or reprisals. A government statement signed by Samuel Aruwan, the spokesperson of Governor Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday said that security agencies have been deployed […]

Kogi Senator, Ahmed Ogembe In Auto Crash

Kogi Senator, Ahmed Ogembe In Auto Crash

Mr Ahmed Ogembe, the Senator representing Kogi Central on Friday survived an auto crash along the Abuja-Lokoja road on his way to Okene for elections. Mr Duke Opeyemi, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Senator, disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lokoja. He said that […]

Nobody Will Unseat Me As President – Buhari

Nobody Will Unseat Me As President – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has bragged that nobody will unseat him, as Nigerians prepare to go to the polls this Saturday. In an interview with CNN, Buhari, who will be contesting under the All Progressives Congress (APC), expressed his confidence at returning for a second term. Buhari, who defeated the incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan four years […]

Buhari’s Medical Reports Leak Online 24hours To Election

Buhari's Medical Reports Leak Online 24hours To Election

President Muhammadu Buhari is suffering from a combination of prostate cancer, sickle cell anaemia, Crohn’s disease and dementia, a confidential study on his health made available to SaharaReporters has revealed. The report also revealed that the prostate cancer afflicting the President “may have become incurable”. To reach its conclusions, the report examined a string of […]