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  • APC sweeps Lagos LG polls
  • LASIEC Chaiman blames heavy downpour for delayed take off of LG polls
  • LG polls: if you did not take part, you will not be part of what is coming out - Ambode
  • If you did not vote, don't complain against government, says Tinubu
  • Lagos LG polls: Protests over APC primaries show its popularity, says Tinubu
  • You don't know jack, start from your ward, Uduaghan lectures Utomi on Politics 101

POLITICS

You don't know jack, start from your ward, Uduaghan lectures Utomi on Politics 101

You don't know jack, start from your ward, Uduaghan lectures Utomi on Politics 101

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All may not be well between Former Delta Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan and  governorship aspirant in the satate, P..

LG polls: if you did not take part, you will not be part of what is coming out - Ambode

LG polls: if you did not take part, you will not be part of what is coming out - Ambode

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Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday voted in the state local council polls with an appeal that voters should..

Lagos LG polls: Protests over APC primaries show its popularity, says Tinubu

Lagos LG polls: Protests over APC primaries show its popularity, says Tinubu

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One of the National Leaders of All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu on Saturday said that the complaints and p..

LASIEC Chaiman blames heavy downpour for delayed take off of LG polls

LASIEC Chaiman blames heavy downpour for delayed take off of LG polls

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Ayotunde Philips, Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), has attributed the delayed t..

If you did not vote, don't complain against government, says Tinubu

If you did not vote, don't complain against government, says Tinubu

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Senator representing Lagos Central at the Senate, Oluremi Tinubu on Saturday said that eligible voters in the state w..

el-Rufai heading of APC Restructuring Committee laughable - Atiku

el-Rufai heading of APC Restructuring Committee laughable - Atiku

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The ongoing debate on restructuring across the country, may have brought about divisions among top hierarchy of the A..

Modu-Sheriff disrespected me, i would have left PDP if he had won - Okowa

Modu-Sheriff disrespected me, i would have left PDP if he had won - Okowa

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Delta Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, said he would have left the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP if the Supreme Court had dec..

Nobody should entertain any doubt on our neutrality as electoral umpire - LASIEC

Nobody should entertain any doubt on our neutrality as electoral umpire - LASIEC

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Integrity appears at stake as the Chairman, Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Ayodele Philips, o..

Lagos LG polls: If you want to commit suicide, come out with your firearms, police warn

Lagos LG polls: If you want to commit suicide, come out with your firearms, police warn

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The Police are talking tough and have promised hell for anybody who flouts the law concerning firearms especially con..

Recall process: Again, Melaye fights back to stop INEC

Recall process: Again, Melaye fights back to stop INEC

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In a frantic bid to stop his recall from the Senate, Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West, has persuaded the v..

INEC approaches court to move on with Melaye's recall process from Senate

INEC approaches court to move on with Melaye's recall process from Senate

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has approached the Federal High Court in Abuja, asking it to va..

We expect you to surpass the gains recorded by INEC, Senate tells new RECs

We expect you to surpass the gains recorded by INEC, Senate tells new RECs

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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of eight Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC).

They are Asmanu M..

Lagos LG polls: Police, others in show of force 'to deter criminals and evil doers'

Lagos LG polls: Police, others in show of force 'to deter criminals and evil doers'

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The Police and other security agencies on Thursday embarked on a show of force along Lagos roads to demonstrate their..

Lagos lawmaker vows to remain in PDP, says Assembly is not a place for party politics

Lagos lawmaker vows to remain in PDP, says Assembly is not a place for party politics

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Oladipupo Olorunrinu, the lone Peoples Democratic Party, PDP member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, has vowed t..

LG polls: Lagos adds two more hours to restriction of movement order

LG polls: Lagos adds two more hours to restriction of movement order

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The Lagos state government Wednesday announced a slight extension of the restriction of movement during the council e..

The PDP is back, our long nightmare is over - George

The PDP is back, our long nightmare is over - George

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Bode George, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has urged Lagos residents to vote for candidates prese..

PDP: The Supreme Court judgment does not affect the APC, we're happy about it - Yari

PDP: The Supreme Court judgment does not affect the APC, we're happy about it - Yari

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Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari said the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reached  plans to hold its congress on..

Fayose launches 2019 Presidential campaign on Facebook page

Fayose launches 2019 Presidential campaign on Facebook page

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If claim by a Facebook page ascribed to Ekiti Governor, Ayo Fayose, is anything to go by, he has launched a President..

LG polls: Do not move outside your areas between 8am and 2pm, Lagos tells residents

LG polls: Do not move outside your areas between 8am and 2pm, Lagos tells residents

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A restriction of vehicular movement on Saturday July 22, has been ordered by the Lagos government. This is against th..

Team up with Makarfi to move PDP forward, Dickson tells Modu-Sheriff

Team up with Makarfi to move PDP forward, Dickson tells Modu-Sheriff

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Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson has called on the former National Chairman of PDP, Ali Modu-Sheriff and his support..

Those accusing us of making Modu-Sheriff PDP Chairman were part of it - Wike

Those accusing us of making Modu-Sheriff PDP Chairman were part of it - Wike

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike has described the victory of the Ahmed Markafi-led Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the..

Those calling for recall of Saraki from the Senate are not our members - Kwara APC

Those calling for recall of Saraki from the Senate are not our members - Kwara APC

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The Ilorin West chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Kwara, has dissociated itself from those calling for..

PDP: We are awaiting the written judgment and our lawyers' advice - Ojougboh

PDP: We are awaiting the written judgment and our lawyers' advice - Ojougboh

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Cairo Ojougboh, Deputy National Vice Chairman of the sacked Ali Modu-Sheriff faction  of the PDP, said they are ..

Melaye: INEC refutes 'negative insinuations' on suspension of recall process

Melaye: INEC refutes 'negative insinuations' on suspension of recall process

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has refuted negative insinuations trailing its decision to suspe..

PDP sets July 17 for expanded National Caucus, BoT, NEC meetings

PDP sets July 17 for expanded National Caucus, BoT, NEC meetings

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The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has fixed its expanded National Caucus, Board of Trustees (BoT), and Nation..

No plan to shift July 22 elections, we're ready to go the extra mile, says LASIEC

No plan to shift July 22 elections, we're ready to go the extra mile, says LASIEC

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The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) says it has no plan to postpone the July 22 council polls.<..

Lagos LG polls: Purge yourselves of do -or-die mentality, LASIEC warns candidates

Lagos LG polls: Purge yourselves of do -or-die mentality, LASIEC warns candidates

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Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), said it had directed all candidates for the July 22 council el..

PDP youths to Makarfi: Run an all-inclusive party system devoid of bitterness

PDP youths to Makarfi: Run an all-inclusive party system devoid of bitterness

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The Youth Movement of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Friday in Abuja advised the party’s National Caretaker C..

Modu-Sheriff: `No victor, no vanquished’ that we said a mere political slogan - Fayose

Modu-Sheriff: `No victor, no vanquished’ that we said a mere political slogan - Fayose

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Ekiti Governor, Ayo Fayose, said he would have burnt his Peoples Democratic Party, PDP membership card if t..

Modu-Sheriff moves out of Wadata Plaza, says Supreme Court has spoken

Modu-Sheriff moves out of Wadata Plaza, says Supreme Court has spoken

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Former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ali Modu-Sheriff, Thursday packed his belongings out o..

Modu-Sheriff was a monumental distraction - Adeyeye

Modu-Sheriff was a monumental distraction - Adeyeye

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Dayo Adeyeye, the National Publicity Secretary of PDP National Caretaker Committee, said that the party would grant a..

The PDP leadership tussle was hard but sweet and good at the end - Makarfi

The PDP leadership tussle was hard but sweet and good at the end - Makarfi

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Ahmed Makarfi, the Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said on Thursda..

INEC suspends Melaye's recall process, says 'we'll comply with court order'

INEC suspends Melaye's recall process, says 'we'll comply with court order'

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), said it has put in place measures to vacate a court order direc..

Who becomes PDP National Chairman is not our headache, says APC

Who becomes PDP National Chairman is not our headache, says APC

BY The Newsroom

Bolaji Abdullahi, National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, said that the party is not thre..

Return to your natural home and build the PDP, Jonathan tells runaway members

Return to your natural home and build the PDP, Jonathan tells runaway members

BY The Newsroom

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has described Ahmed Makarfi’s victory on Peoples Democratic Party leadershi..

Supreme Court affirms Makarfi as authentic National Chairman of PDP

Supreme Court affirms Makarfi as authentic National Chairman of PDP

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The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld an appeal filed by the Ahmed Markafi’s faction, challenging the affirmati..

Supreme Court to Modu-Sheriff: You displayed desperation to cling to office at all cost

Supreme Court to Modu-Sheriff: You displayed desperation to cling to office at all cost

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The Supreme Court has sacked Ali Modu-Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

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PDP is home, i was in APC but discovered they don’t practice democracy - Adeleke

PDP is home, i was in APC but discovered they don’t practice democracy - Adeleke

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The Senator-elect for Osun West Senatorial District, Ademola Adeleke has commended his constituents for their support..

INEC presents Certificate of Return to Adeleke, commends Osun West voters

INEC presents Certificate of Return to Adeleke, commends Osun West voters

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured that it would continue to improve on the conduct of ..

Ize-Iyamu to Obaseki: Congrats, i accept in good faith this decision of Supreme Court

Ize-Iyamu to Obaseki: Congrats, i accept in good faith this decision of Supreme Court

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The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the 2016 Governorship election in Edo, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has co..

End of the road for Ize-Iyamu as Supreme Court upholds Obaseki as Edo governor

End of the road for Ize-Iyamu as Supreme Court upholds Obaseki as Edo governor

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The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the election of Godwin Obaseki as the duly elected governor of Edo.

This..

Attack on supporters: The governor called me and personally apologised - Ndume

Attack on supporters: The governor called me and personally apologised - Ndume

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Suspended Senator, Ali Ndume on Sunday said that he had forgivien those who molested his supporters in Maiduguri.

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Adeleke's victory: We buried our differences in the overall interest of PDP - Makarfi

Adeleke's victory: We buried our differences in the overall interest of PDP - Makarfi

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The Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the PDP, Ahmed Makarfi, has described the party’s success in Sa..

Adeleke's victory: Era of blatant impunity and indiscipline in PDP is over - Modu-Sheriff

Adeleke's victory: Era of blatant impunity and indiscipline in PDP is over - Modu-Sheriff

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Ali Modu-Sheriff, National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has congratulated Ademola Adeleke on his vi..

My victory a pointer that PDP will win the 2018 Osun governorship election - Adeleke

My victory a pointer that PDP will win the 2018 Osun governorship election - Adeleke

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Ademola Adeleke, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s candidate in Saturday’s Osun West Senatorial Distric..

Lagos LG polls: You lack understanding of APC's constitution, Banire educates Ajomale

Lagos LG polls: You lack understanding of APC's constitution, Banire educates Ajomale

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The controversy trailing the botched primaries in the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the July 22 local gove..

Osun West bye-election: Police arrest three suspected thugs over attack on voters

Osun West bye-election: Police arrest three suspected thugs over attack on voters

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Three suspected political thugs were arrested during the Osun West Senatorial bye-election on Saturday.

The..

INEC declares PDP's Adeleke winner of Osun West Senatorial bye-election

INEC declares PDP's Adeleke winner of Osun West Senatorial bye-election

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  on Sunday announced Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democra..

IBB to APDA officials: Use your party’s platform to preach peace and unity in Nigeria

IBB to APDA officials: Use your party’s platform to preach peace and unity in Nigeria

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Former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida, has advised the national leadership of the newly-registered political p..

Conduct LG elections now or face court action, APGA warns Kogi governor

Conduct LG elections now or face court action, APGA warns Kogi governor

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The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Kogi has threatened to drag the state government to court over alleged ..

Always bear in mind that INEC is not a political party, Yakubu warns new RECs

Always bear in mind that INEC is not a political party, Yakubu warns new RECs

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The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, has advised Resident Electoral Comm..

INEC begins process of Melaye's recall from Senate August 10

INEC begins process of Melaye's recall from Senate August 10

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released the timetable and schedule of activities for the r..

Okupe kisses PDP goodbye, says 'i will be back if it is God’s will'

Okupe kisses PDP goodbye, says 'i will be back if it is God’s will'

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The former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe has dumped the P..

 I warned that Obasanjo will kill the PDP the way he was handling it - Bankole

I warned that Obasanjo will kill the PDP the way he was handling it - Bankole

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Chairman, Board of Trustee of Action Democratic Party, Alani Bankole has acussed former President, Olusegun Obasanjo ..

No group, not even IPoB can stop elections in Anambra, we'll subdue them - Police

No group, not even IPoB can stop elections in Anambra, we'll subdue them - Police

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The Police in Anambra said no person or group could stop the forthcoming governorship election in the state.

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Anambra election: Ignore Kanu's directive, says Ohaneze Ndigbo in South Africa

Anambra election: Ignore Kanu's directive, says Ohaneze Ndigbo in South Africa

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Jonas Udeji, the founder of Ohaneze Ndigbo, a socio-cultural group in South Africa, said the stance  of its nati..

Reports that we are conniving with parties to impose candidates absurd – LASIEC

Reports that we are conniving with parties to impose candidates absurd – LASIEC

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The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has described reports that it connived with some political ..

Osinbajo approves appointments of 14 Resident Electoral Commissioners for INEC

Osinbajo approves appointments of 14 Resident Electoral Commissioners for INEC

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The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 14 new Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) fo..

Melaye a huge embarrassment to Kogi West, no going back on his recall - Group

Melaye a huge embarrassment to Kogi West, no going back on his recall - Group

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A group, Aggrieved Constituent Voters in Kogi West Senatorial District, said there is no going back on the recall of ..

It is an insult for any political party to use Ojukwu as its logo, says APDA

It is an insult for any political party to use Ojukwu as its logo, says APDA

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The Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance, APDA, in Anambra said it is ready to take over power from ..

No President can do magic if there is tension in the land - Jonathan

No President can do magic if there is tension in the land - Jonathan

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Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has called on Nigerians to pray and work toward the nation’s unity.

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Drop your emperor perception, you've no right to speak for Igbo, APGA tells Kanu

Drop your emperor perception, you've no right to speak for Igbo, APGA tells Kanu

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The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has decried Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s..

Stop burning energies, wait for INEC to verify signatures, Bello tells Melaye

Stop burning energies, wait for INEC to verify signatures, Bello tells Melaye

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Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello, has reacted to claims by Dino Melaye that the list of signatures collected for his recal..

Many signatories on the list of my recall are dead long before now, says Melaye

Many signatories on the list of my recall are dead long before now, says Melaye

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Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial district in the Senate says the signatures allegedly collected to infl..

Wike on dissolution of cabinet: There is no crack in government, we are together

Wike on dissolution of cabinet: There is no crack in government, we are together

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, said the dissolution of the State Executive Council is to ensure better performance of ..

Supreme Court kicks out Hembe from House of Reps a day after clocking 40

Supreme Court kicks out Hembe from House of Reps a day after clocking 40

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The Supreme Court on Friday sacked Herman Hembe (Benue/APC), and ordered him to refund salaries allowances he collect..

Vacate your seat and return all salaries and allowances, Supreme Court orders Danladi

Vacate your seat and return all salaries and allowances, Supreme Court orders Danladi

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The Supreme Court on Friday, ordered Sani Abubakar Danladi, representing Taraba North Senatorial District, to vacate ..

Giwa defects to PDP, says 'i have opted to go with the majority'

Giwa defects to PDP, says 'i have opted to go with the majority'

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Chris Giwa, ACN candidate for the Plateau governorship seat in 2011, has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PD..

Melaye: INEC to verify petitioners’ signatures on recall July 3

Melaye: INEC to verify petitioners’ signatures on recall July 3

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it will verify the signatures of petitioners for the recall..

Niger governor dissociates self from 2019 campaign posters, says they are distractions

Niger governor dissociates self from 2019 campaign posters, says they are distractions

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Niger Governor, Abubakar Bello, has disowned supporters placing his posters across the state, urging him to re-contes..

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