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Akinlade heads to Supreme Court against Dapo Abiodun

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- Adekunle Akinlade, the 2019 governorship candidate of the Allied People's Movement (APM) in Ogun State, on Saturday said he would take his petition against the election of Dapo Abi... Read More


#BayelsaDecides: APC coasting to victory in Goodluck Jonathan's local government

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- The All Progressives Congress (APC) is leading with a wide margin in President Goodluck Jonathan's Ogbia Local Government Area, the results of Saturday's governorship election in B... Read More


It's Official: APC scores highest votes in Bayelsa governorship election

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, David Lyon, has won the last local government announced in the Bayelsa State governorship election. In the results anno... Read More


PHOTOS: Fayemi attends Fayose's son's wedding in Lagos

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- Governor Kayode Fayemi attended the wedding ceremony of a Ayodele Fayose's son, Tomiwa Fayose, in Lagos on Saturday. The event drew many important persons to the Haven Event Centr... Read More


APC praises security agencies for Kogi, Bayelsa elections marred by violence, vote-buying, others

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the violence-ridden governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa State. Both states held their governorship elections on Saturday.... Read More


U.S., EU, UK, others raise concerns about Bayelsa, Kogi elections

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- International observers who observed the Bayelsa and Kogi elections on Saturday have expressed concerns about the conduct and conditions under which the elections held. The observ... Read More


#KogiDecides: YIAGA reports voter inducement, violence, bribery of INEC and security officers

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- As results continue to pour in from the November 16 governorship elections in Kogi State, a preliminary report by an independent group of observers has cast a doubt on the credibil... Read More


JUST IN: Kidnapped Nigerian Catholic priest regains freedom

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- A Catholic priest kidnapped in Enugu State has been freed, officials have said. Theophilus Ndulue, the Parish Priest of St. Patrick Ihuonyia, Amansi-Odo, Ezeagu Local Government A... Read More


#KogiDecides: Dino Melaye loses local government to Smart Adeyemi

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Kogi West senatorial district re-run election, Smart Adeyemi, has defeated Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ijumu local... Read More


#BayelsaDecides: Ballot box violence, corruption, other irregularities mar exercise in Yenegoa

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- There was a high level of irregularities perpetrated by political thugs and some security officials at the November 16 governorship election in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital. Obs... Read More