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BREAKING: Lawan emerges Senate President of 9th National Assembly

BREAKING: Lawan emerges Senate President of 9th National Assembly

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Senator Ahmed Ibrahim Lawal, Tuesday was declared winner of the election to the office of the Senate President of the 9th National Assembly. This follows a hitch-free election on Tuesday at the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly. The election which was presided by Chief Mohammed Ataba-Omolori saw the Yobe Senator scoring 79 votes after ballots sorting. Lawan has now taken the oath of office. Details shortly…
Buhari’s Victory: Duke Blast INEC, Describes Action As Shameful

Buhari’s Victory: Duke Blast INEC, Describes Action As Shameful

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The Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Mr Donald Duke has described the presidential polls conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on February 23rd 2019 as shameful. Reacting to the declaration of President Mohammadu Buhari as the winner of the election, Mr Duke said he had earlier complained about the attitude of INEC. He said the real failure is INEC for running an old system of electioneering in the 21st century. Shameful. In a text message to DAILY POST in Calabar on Wednesday, Mr Duke who was the former governor of Cross River State said, “In my letter to Prof. Yakubu, I stated that the postponement a few hours to the commencement of voting makes the outcome of the process contaminated. And this remains so”. The Pre
Elections observers demands explanation for 1m cancelled votes

Elections observers demands explanation for 1m cancelled votes

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The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, an elections observer group, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to provide clarification on why over one million votes were cancelled in the presidential and national assembly elections. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC chairman, on Tuesday declared President Muhammadu Buhari winner of Saturday’s presidential election with 15,191,847 votes. However, in its fourth interim statement which assessed the credibility and fairness of the electoral process, the Situation Room said: “There is a lack of clarity in the rationale for cancellation of polls. We have recorded 1,084,358 cancelled votes across 1175 polling units in 18 States. The pattern of this cancellation requires some close interrogation to show fairness and objec
How revolution can save Nigeria – Nnamdi Kanu

How revolution can save Nigeria – Nnamdi Kanu

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Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu on Tuesday said Nigerians should carry out a revolution. He made the call while faulting the Saturday’s presidential and parliamentary elections across the country. Kanu said the alleged rigging and killings witnessed during the elections was an indication that the ballot box was not designed to respect the will of Nigeria, adding that only a revolution can save Nigerians. In a tweet, the IPOB leader declared thus: “Nigeria was not designed and We’ve witnessed yet another fraudulent election in Nigeria marred by killings and riggings. “#Nigeria is not designed to respect the will of the people through the ballot box. “Only a revolution will save the people. Those opposed to our stance can now see how right
JUST IN: UN, AU, ECOWAS advice Buhari, Atiku what to do

JUST IN: UN, AU, ECOWAS advice Buhari, Atiku what to do

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The United Nations, African Union (AU) and ECOWAS have urged political parties to exercise restraint as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announces results of the presidential and National Assembly elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that in a statement by the international bodies made available on Tuesday by the ECOWAS Commission, they also urged candidates to continue to exercise patience for the complete results. “The attention of the ECOWAS, AU and the UN has been drawn to the rejection of the results of the presidential election of Feb.23, 2019 by one of the participating political parties, even as they are still in the process of being released. “ECOWAS, AU and the UN call on all candidates, political parties and indeed all Nigerians
Man Shares Photo Of A Lady’s B00bs After It Spilled Out Of Her Dress on a Public Bus in Lagos

Man Shares Photo Of A Lady’s B00bs After It Spilled Out Of Her Dress on a Public Bus in Lagos

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A male Twitter user noticed the B00bs of a female passenger spilling out of her dress in a bus in Lagos and he took a photo and shared online. The poster has been called out by some for taking her photo and sharing it with her face on display, while some have defended the poster, saying if the woman can step out half-dressed then she shouldn't complain about being shamed for it. See below. See some of the reactions:
Leaked Tape: You must resign now, You belong to PDP – Atiku tells Rotimi Amaechi

Leaked Tape: You must resign now, You belong to PDP – Atiku tells Rotimi Amaechi

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The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has asked the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, to return to the main opposition party. Speaking through his Media Aide, Phrank Shaibu, Atiku asked Amaechi, to resign and return to the PDP, a party he left in 2014. Amaechi served his two terms as governor and speaker of the Rivers state House of Assembly under the PDP. Still speaking on the leaked audio where Amaechi reportedly lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku said it took courage for the minister to take such a step. He said, “We lament the shabby treatment of Amaechi for speaking truth to power in a leaked audio tape which led to his being made a ceremonial director general of the president’s re-election
Just In: Passengers Stranded At Abuja Airport As Unions Paralyses Activities In Lagos

Just In: Passengers Stranded At Abuja Airport As Unions Paralyses Activities In Lagos

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Some domestic air passengers were on Wednesday, stranded at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja following protest by the Aviation Joint Unions at the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2), Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that MMA2 is being operated by Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL). The unions had embarked on the protest over the alleged sacking of 20 employees by BASL’s who the unions said had indicated interest to unionise. The protesting unions are the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) and the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE). NAN reports that Dana Air, Azman Air, Aero Contractors, Max Air and Medview Airlines check-i