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Tribunal orders INEC to produce election documents requested by Atiku, PDP

Presidential election tribunal Wednesday ordered the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  Mahmoud Yakubu to produce documents on election results requested by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Justice Mohammed Garba, who led the five-man panel of justices, said the documents must be produced before 12 noon on Thursday. The […]

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Atiku, PDP tender video to prove use of server for polls

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, played a video recording before the Election Petition Tribunal to establish the allegation that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) used a central server during the February 23 polls. The post Atiku, PDP tender video to prove use of server for polls […]

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INEC server inspection request was not rejected – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar Tuesday said the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal did not reject his request to check the Independent National Electoral Commission server as claimed by the presidency. Abubakar, the People’s Democratic Party presidential candidate for the 2019 general election, said the tribunal only ruled that the request being sought is not relevant at its current […]

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Presidency reacts to Atiku, PDP declined request to inspect INEC server

The office of the Nigerian president has described the ruling by the election tribunal to decline the application of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar to inspect the election result server as a triumph of justice. “What this means is that Justice and fair hearing through due contest by […]

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Afenifere urges collective effort to tackle insecurity in SouthWest

Against the backdrop of rising security challenges in the Southwest zone in the recent time, pan-Yoruba socio-political association, Afenifere, has urged people in the zone to be more vigilant and also increase communal security in order to stem the tide. The association noted that various crimes including banditry, armed robbery and kidnapping that have been […]

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How local government joint account fuels rural-urban migration, by Ogbeh

‘You grow an economy by making credit available at affordable, repayable rates’ Chief Audu Ogbeh, two days before handing over as the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, spoke with FEMI IBIROGBA in Abuja. Chief Ogbeh narrated his voyage into politics, explained how state governors underdeveloped the rural areas by depriving local government councils of […]