Election: How you can conduct credible polls, NITDA tells INEC

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Isa Pantami has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to collaborate with all relevant agencies of government to deliver free and fair elections. Pantami said only way the Commission can guarantee hitch-free election is by automation of the […]

People’s Trust names Na’Abba, Agbakoba chairmen of presidential campaign council

Ahead of February 16 Presidential election, the People’s Trust has selected a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na’Abba, as the chairman of its Presidential Campaign Council for the February 16 election. The party’s National Secretary, Nasir Kura, made this known in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Thursday. Na’Abba […]

Town Hall meeting: Buhari’s performance commended – Group

A pro-democracy group, Democracy Support Coalition lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for what it described as the ‘sterling performance’ at the Town Hall meeting organized and broadcast by the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) tagged ‘The Candidates’. President Buhari, who appeared on the programme with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, highlighted some of his achievements since assuming power […]

2019: We’re confident INEC will conduct credible poll, says FJP

Ahead of February 16 Presidential poll, the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) on Wednesday expressed optimism that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct a free, fair and credible elections. The National Chairman and Presidential candidate of the party, Abraham Breakforth, who stated this in Abuja while addressing newsmen at the end of the […]

Opposition parties demand release of ‘political detainees’ from new IGP

Following the confirmation of Adamu Mohammed as the acting Inspector-General of Police by President Muhammadu Buhari, the opposition political parties under the aegis of Coalition of the United Political Parties (CUPP), on Tuesday, demanded release of detained ‘political activists. The CUPP, which also celebrated the exit of former IGP, Ibrahim Idris, from the force, after […]

2019 Presidency: PDP, AAC others reel out plans on how tackle corruption

…as APC shuns debate Ahead of February 16 Presidential election, five political parties; the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), African Action Congress (AAC), Young Progressive Party (YPP), Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), and Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) have revealed their plans on how to tackle corruption in Nigeria. The political parties reeled out these […]

PT’s Presidential candidate condemns Kwara political violence

As the 2019 general elections approach, People’s Trust (PT) Presidential candidate, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim has condemned political violence that erupted in Kwara State on Sunday. Olawepo-Hashim, in a statement signed by his media aide cautioned political leaders in the State to remain peaceful and be law-abiding before, during and after the elections. He expressed concerns […]