Tag: presidential election

2019 Presidential election not matter of `life or death’ for President Buhari says Onyeama

inno.korie- December 4, 2018

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says 2019 election is not a matter of `life or death’ for President Muhammadu Buhari ­ because he will be ... Read More

#June12 as New Democracy Day: Balarabe Musa, Okei-Odumakin Lauds Declaration

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2018

Activists on Thursday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring June 12  as the new Democracy Day. President Buhari on Wednesday declared that June 12 will ... Read More

Liberia’s Presidential Election Contention Back to Supreme Court

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

The Board of Commissioners of Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) has upheld Tuesday’s ruling of NEC Dispute Hearing Officer which dismissed complaints of fraud against ... Read More

Liberia’s Presidential Election In a Fix, as Supreme Court Suspends Run-off

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2017

The Liberian Supreme Court on Monday issued a stay order on the presidential run-off election earlier slated for Tuesday, until the electoral commission investigates claims ... Read More

Kenya Presidential Election: Raila Odinga Withdraws From October Rerun

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2017

Kenya opposition leader, Raila Odinga on Tuesday announced his withdrawal from the presidential re-run elections scheduled for Oct. 26. Odinga said at a news conference ... Read More

Liberian Female Presidential Candidate Rocks Peace Concert

Abdul Jimoh- October 10, 2017

Ms MacDella Cooper, the only female candidate in Tuesday’s presidential election in Liberia, on Monday joined hundreds of peace advocates at a concert for a ... Read More

Zimbabwe Opposition Parties Clamour For UN To Conduct Elections

Henry Solomon- March 23, 2017

Opposition parties in Zimbabwe on Wednesday in Harare demanded that next year's presidential elections should be conducted by a committee set up by the United ... Read More

Gambia: Outcome Of ECOWAS Leaders Banjul Peace Mission

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2016

ECOWAS leaders on Tuesday converge on the Gambian capital Banjul, to peacefully pressure President Yahya Jammeh to re-consider his rejection of the election results and ... Read More

Buhari In Front-line To Pressure Jammeh

Henry Solomon- December 13, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari, his Liberian and Ghanian counterparts, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and John Mahama, will on Tuesday, leave for Banjul to put diplomatic pressure on President ... Read More

Gambia: Jammeh’s U-turn A Shocker To The World

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2016

President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh's rejection of the Presidential Election results of the tiny nation won by the opposition candidate, Adama Barrow has left the ... Read More

President Buhari Calls For Smooth Transition In Gambia

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has again congratulated the President-elect of Gambia, Mr. Adama Barrrow on his electoral victory. The President had earlier congratulated him on Saturday, ... Read More

News Summary on NTA, 9th Nov 2016; Buhari Inaugurates Edo State University, U.S Election Update, etc.

admin- November 9, 2016

President Buhari Inaugurates Edo State University   President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his administration’s commitment to meet the needs of the ordinary people through provision of ... Read More

Clinton soars in betting for White House

Abdul Jimoh- September 27, 2016

  Hillary Clinton’s probability of winning the White House gained in online betting markets following the first debate of the campaign on Monday night between ... Read More

Gabon’s Presidential Election Concluded Amidst Widespread Protests

admin- September 1, 2016

The incumbent of Gabon, President Ali Bongo has won a closely fought Presidential Election, as announced by the country's Interior Ministry, Pacome Moubelet Boubeya. The Minister ... Read More

Obasanjo Debunks, ‘I Did Not Bring Buhari To Power’

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2016

Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday  debunked newspaper reports quoting him as saying  that he and a few others brought President Muhammadu Buhari to power. ... Read More

Poll Fraud: LG Chairman Returns N6M To EFCC

Abdul Jimoh- August 17, 2016

Former Chairman of Bagoro Local Government Area of Bauchi State, Andrew Adamu, on August 15, 2016, refunded the sum of N5, 000,000. (Five Million Naira) ... Read More

NOA Kicks Against High Rate Of Deportation

Henry Solomon- June 23, 2016

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has decried the high rate of human capital flight and deportation of Nigerians from other countries, urging Nigerians to be ... Read More

Cruz Bows Out As Trump Moves Closer To Nomination

Henry Solomon- May 4, 2016

Republican front-runner Donald Trump went from long-shot contender to become the party's presumptive nominee on Tuesday with a commanding win in Indiana, and the party ... Read More

(APC) in North East Have Endorsed Former VP Atiku Presidential Election of the in 2015 Elections

Suleiman Idris- September 22, 2014

By Bulak Afsa Stakeholders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the North East sub-region have endorsed former Vice President Atiku Abubarkar as credible enough to ... Read More