2019Election: INEC Declares Buhari Winner

2019Election: INEC Declares Buhari Winner

The Nigeria Presient, Muhammadu Buhari has been declared winner for the 2019 general election held on the 23rd of February. Announcing the result, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission Mahmood Yakubu, declared that Buhari pulled 15, 191, 847 against his closed challenger from the opposition, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party […]

#2019NigeriaDecides: Declare Atiku Winner Now, PDP Tells INEC

#2019NigeriaDecides: Declare Atiku Winner Now, PDP Tells INEC

…Alerts That Buhari, APC Are Seeking To Alter Results The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) charges the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately announce results as delivered from the polling units and declare the people‚Äôs candidate, Atiku Abubakar, the winner of the February 23 Presidential election This was contained in a statement by the National […]

Police Stops Hilux Van Carrying Explosives In Delta State

Police Stops Hilux Van Carrying Explosives In Delta State

The Delta State Division of the Nigeria Police alleged on Saturday that it has intercepted a truck carrying items suspected to be explosives. This was contained in a statement released by its spokesman, ASP Chuks Oritsewezie. Oritsewezie claimed the team discovered the items while on stop and search duty along Ughelli-Patani road. The Toyota Hilux […]

Melaye Makes First Appearance After Battle With Police

Melaye Makes First Appearance After Battle With Police

attacks Buhari over ballot comment The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye has criticized President Muhammadu Buhari for his total disregard for the rule of law. Melaye made his first appearance on Tuesday since his episode with the Nigeria Police in January. The Senator addressed members of his party at the National Executive […]

Man Dies In Custody After Police Refuses N20,000 Bail In Edo

Man Dies In Custody After Police Refuses N20,000 Bail In Edo

Osifo Okieguale from Eguare Opoji, Ekpoma died in police custody because his sister couldn’t afford to pay the sum of N20,000 allegedly demanded by the police from Ekpoma Division, Edo State. Okieguale, 47 is married with kids. He woke up on the 9th of February like every other day and did not return home to […]

How Nigeria Customs Officer Mistakenly Shot Colleague Over N5000 Bribe

Calamity struck along Lagos-Benin Expressway on Sunday after a Nigeria customs Officer mistakenly shot his colleague over N5000 bribe Trouble started when the officer, ASC1 Destiny Onebamho attached to the Federal Operation Unit (FOU) Zone A Ikeja stopped a van carrying Nigerian returnees. According to an eyewitness who was one of the returnees, Onebamho stopped […]

PDP Dares INEC, Reopens Campaign

PDP Dares INEC, Reopens Campaign

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) dared the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday by reopening its campaign. This is even as the Independent National Electoral Commission said it would take the final decision on Monday to determine whether political parties should resume campaigns. The National Publicity Secretary of the party Kola Ologbondiyan said the […]

INEC Postpones Presidential General Election To 23rd of February

INEC Postpones Presidential General Election To 23rd of February

Today is Saturday, a day set aside by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the general presidential and national assembly elections, but the commission postponed the election few hours before its commencement. The Chairman of the commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu announced the postponement on Saturday morning after four hours of meeting with stakeholders […]