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2023: NIPPSS calls for credible election, improvement in nation’s politics

The National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) has called for credible elections, improvement in nation’s politics and sustaining faith in democratic process ahead of 2023 general elections. Prof. Ayo Omotayo, the Director-General, NIPSS, represented by the Director of Research, Prof. Dung Pam Sha made the call on Tuesday in Abuja at the institute’s […]

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2023: My candidacy has no party boundary in Nasarawa West – Wadada

Mr Ahmed Wadada, SDP Senatorial Candidate for Nasarawa West Senatorial District said eligible voters across all political parties would vote for him in the 2023 general elections. Wadada stated this during a town hall meeting with the party’s executives and members in Toto and Nasarawa Local Governments, in Nasarawa Local Government, Nasarawa State, on Wednesday. […]

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2023: Group urges politicians to shun vote buying

A Civil Society Organisation (CSO), has called on politicians to shun vote buying and concentrate on issues that would attract votes from the electorate. The Executive Director of Advocacy for Good Ethics and Accountability for Development, Mr Henry Thomas, made the called at a sensitisation Programme tagged “Vote in Peace“ on Wednesday in Abuja. Thomas […]

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Stakeholders task media practitioners on unbiased coverage of 2023 election

Election stakeholders, have tasked media practitioners in Nigeria on ensuring unbiased and credible coverage of 2023 general election to safeguard the country’s democracy. The stakeholders said this at a one-day roundtable on the role of mass media in a free and fair election for sustainable democracy organised by Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA)Alumni Association of Nigeria […]

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APC officially flags off Sanwo-Olu’s re-election campaign

The APC Governorship Campaign Group in Lagos State on Wednesday, officially flagged off the re-election campaign of the incumbent governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Speaking at a media briefing to herald the flag -off at Ikeja, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Gbenga Omotoso said the theme of the 2023 re-election campaign for Sanwo-Olu and […]

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Attacks on our facilities won’t stop election – INEC

The National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the recent attacks on its facilities won’t stop the conduct of 2023 general election. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said this when he received a delegation from Africa Union Special Pre- Electoral Political Mission led by Phumzile Mlambo- Ngcuka on Monday in Abuja. Yakubu, who acknowledged that some election […]

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Scholar Recommends Accountability For Leaders In Africa

Political associates, admirers, family, and friends of the Late Olusola Abubakar Saraki converged on Abuja, Nigeria’s capital for the 10th lecture series in his honor and to remind themselves of qualities that made him a leader loved by many.   Renowned African scholar Professor Patrick Lumumba who delivered the lecture, spoke truth to power when […]

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UK Reaffirms Commitment To Strengthen Relationship With NigeriaUK Reaffirms Commitment To Strengthen Relationship With Nigeria

The United Kingdom UK, has reaffirmed commitment to strengthen and deepen its relationship with Nigeria, as both sides confirmed their shared interest in pursuing a potential Enhanced Trade and Investment Partnership. This was disclosed at the eighth and final UK-Nigeria Economic Development Forum (EDF) in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. The EDF launched by the former Prime […]

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APC Presidential Campaign Council Debunks Rumours To Relocate Federal Capital

The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) debunks stories in the media that its Presidential Candidate Mr. Bola Tinubu, intends to relocate the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) from Abuja to Lagos if elected. The Campaign Council denied the story in a statement by its Director of Media and Publicity, Bayo Onanuga. While […]

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Kaduna NNPP Crises: Stakeholders threaten court action over guber candidate

Some stakeholders of New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) in Kaduna State, have threatened to take legal action to compel the party to drop Malam Suleiman Hunkuyi, as its governorship candidate for 2023. The stakeholders had on Sunday staged a protest at the party’s secretariat, urging the party to drop Hunkuyi as its candidate for 2023 […]