2019 election: We’ve no anointed candidate, says US

From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina The government of the United States of America affirmed that it will support Nigeria’s electoral processes, but has no anointed candidate ahead of the 2019 general elections. Philip Franz Seitz, the Political Officer of the United States embassy in Nigeria made this assertion yesterday during a courtesy visit to More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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No going back on suspended Vice chairman – North East APC

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The North East chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday said the suspension of the zonal vice chairman of the party, Mustapha Salihu, still stands, even as they claimed that More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Senate confirms Buhari 7 CCB nominees, rejects one

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu Senate has confirmed the appointment of seven nominees by President Muhammad Buhari for the board of Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB). At the end of the screening exercise, Muhammed More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Commotion in Senate as APC, PDP senators fight over A/Ibom guber

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu The four year old hostility between the senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and their All Progressives Congress (APC) counterpart yesterday resumed at even more dangerous More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Reps clash over clause 16 of Electoral Amendment bill

By Christiana Ekpa and Umar Mohammad Puma Members of the House of Representatives yesterday clashed over clause 16 Electoral amendment bill. The bone of contention was the section of the in the Claus 16 which had More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Saraki, Ekweremadu must resign – Akpabio

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu Tussle over the leadership of the 8th Senate after the defection of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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OBJ-Atiku meeting: I went to witness reconciliation not endorse – Kukah

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Dr Matthew Hassan Kukah, has said that his meeting with Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar was to serve as witness to the peaceful More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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…I don’t belong to any political party -Bishop Oyedepo

The general overseer of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, also known as Winners’ Chapel, David Oyedepo, has said he does not belong to any party. Mr Oyedepo, while giving his Sunday sermon titled: “Covenant More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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PDP to INEC Chair: Don’t succumb to pressure on Amina Zakari, Zamfara APC

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had charged the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Yakubu Mahmood, not to succumb to pressure by the Presidency, to More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Gladiators jostling for Buhari’s senatorial zone in Katsina

By IkechukwuOkaforadi The Katsina North senatorial election is arguably one of the hotbeds in the next year general elections, considering the caliber of aspirants who are gunning for the seat. This is in addition More...