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INEC Issues Certificate of Return to Mohanmed, Deputy, 31 Lawmakers-elect in Bauchi

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Thursday issued certificates of return to governor-elect of Bauchi State, Alhaji Bala Mohammed, his deputy, Alhaji Baba Tela, and 31 members-elect of the state House of Assembly in Bauchi.. The post INEC Issues Certificate of Return to Mohanmed, Deputy, 31 Lawmakers-elect in Bauchi appeared first on The Guardian […]

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‘Weak institutions responsible for political corruption’

Weak institutions and poverty are the oil the political corruption needs to thrive. This was the core of an elections debriefing on vote buying, voters’ inducement and other forms of manifestations of political corruption organised by Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) in collaboration with Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA), Election Observation Platform […]

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Oyetola appeals Osun tribunal’s ruling

Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has filed a 39-ground notice at the Court of Appeal, Abuja to upturn the March 22, 2019 ruling of the Osun governorship petitions tribunal nullifying his victory at September 22 and 27, 2018 polls in the state. The post Oyetola appeals Osun tribunal’s ruling appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – […]

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Abubakar creating financial burden for me, says Bauchi governor-elect

Bauchi State governor-elect, Bala Mohammed, has said the outgoing administration of Governor Muhammad Abubakar is planning to access loans from banks, engage in mass recruitment of teachers and has announced payment of N30,000 national minimum wage. The post Abubakar creating financial burden for me, says Bauchi governor-elect appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – […]

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APC, Amaechi supported us unconditionally, says Rivers State AAC gubernatorial candidate

The purported resignation of the African Action Congress (AAC) running mate in Rivers State, Akpo Bomba Yeeh, has been flayed by its gubernatorial candidate, Engineer Biokpomabo Awara, who also berated the former for defecting to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). The post APC, Amaechi supported us unconditionally, says Rivers State AAC gubernatorial candidate appeared first […]

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Conspiracy, betrayal bane of Southwest PDP in 2019 elections

When the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) retained Osun State in the controversial September 2018 gubernatorial election, which gave it total control of the six states in the Southwest geopolitical zone… The post Conspiracy, betrayal bane of Southwest PDP in 2019 elections appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.

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The low turnout problem

Democracy is often a series of new problems to solve. One such new-ish problem that really became acute in this electoral cycle is that of low turnouts. The post The low turnout problem appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.

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PDP accuses Buhari, APC of blackmailing election tribunal

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to get prepared to face its legal team at the Presidential Election Tribunal and stop “unnecessary fabrications and smear campaigns.” The post PDP accuses Buhari, APC of blackmailing election tribunal appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria […]