Category Archives: Politics
There is no plan to remove Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Mahmood Yakubu over the abrupt postponement of the general elections, the Presidency said yesterday. A leading politician has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari was planning to give Yakubu
The Online Publishers Association of Nigeria ( OPAN ), has asked the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu to resign from his position immediately over the shocking and disappointing postponement of Presidential and National Assembly election.
The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra ( MASSOB ) has said the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly polls by the Independent National Electoral Commission was an evident that President Muhammadu Buhari is jittery.
Over six years after former President Goodluck Jonathan announced the N3bn grant called Project Nollywood at an event marking the 20th anniversary of Nollywood in Lagos, in March 2013, many actors, producers and directors expressed frustrations about accessing the fund.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday expressed disappointment over the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly polls by the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC ). INEC had announced a dramatic postponement of the elections just a few hours to
The Kaduna State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria ( CAN ) on Saturday dismissed claims by Governor Nasir el-Rufai that 66 persons were killed by gunmen in the Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. The CAN Chairman
The Independent National Electoral Commission’s ( INEC ) decision to postpone the 2019 elections has been met with anger on social media. According to INEC, the elections were rescheduled because of logistic issues as the body claimed it was facing difficulty distributing
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, says some people think he is corrupt just because he is successful. Speaking in an interview with CNN Africa published on Friday, he reiterated that if he was corrupt, he
The Buhari Presidential Campaign Council has faulted the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission to postpone the presidential and National Assembly elections. The council’s position was contained in a statement by its spokesman, Mr Festus Keyamo, on Saturday. “We