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Dele Momodu writes open letter to Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Veteran Journalist and media mogul, Dele Momodu has released an open letter targeted at the Nigeria’s number 2 citizen, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. In this revealing epistle Momodu shares his views on wide range of issues and development within the Nigeria’s political space towards achieving sustainable political and democratic reforms. Read the letter below: “A lost nation is not one ...

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#GuberPolls: Heavy security, restriction of movement effective in Lagos

Heavy security and restriction of movement were noticed in parts of Lagos State on Saturday as residents of the state prepare for the conduct of the Governorship and the State Assembly elections. Stern-looking army officers were seen taking their positions along several roads as early as 6 a.m to effect the restriction order. This is unlike the February 23 Presidential ...

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#ElectionResult: UN, Int’l Agencies call for peace

The United Nations, African Union (AU) and ECOWAS have urged political parties to exercise “patience, calm and restraint” as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announces the presidential results. The party was specifically addressing “one of the participating political parties” that had rejected the presidential results which is still being collated by the electoral body. Recall that the Peoples Democratic ...

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#NigeriaDecides: Int’l Observers urge INEC not to delay results

United States Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa has issued the statement on the General elections in Nigeria held on 23rd February 2019. According to him “Yesterday, Nigeria voted. Today, votes are being counted. I am very concerned by credible reports that the vote is being tampered with. He added that to avoid any ...

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IGP promises adequate security for polls

Ahead of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly Elections, the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has restated his resolve to ensure adequate security to ensure a safe, secure and conducive environment towards a peaceful and credible election. The IGP, therefore, calls on the citizens to come out en-masse on the day of the election to cast their votes without ...

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OPPOSITION COALITION RAISES ALARM OVER PLOT TO ASSASSINATE IKENGA!

… ALLEGES CUPP SPOKESPERSON IKENGA IMO UGOCHINYERE ESCAPED ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT … SAYS ARMED MASKED SECURITY OFFICERS STORM GARKI HOME … ALLEGES SEVERAL OPPOSITION WORKING DOCUMENTS CARTED AWAY … DECLARES ATTACK ON IKENGA VINDICATES OUR POSITION ON THE VIOLENT NATURE OF THIS REGIME The Secretariat of the opposition coalition, CUPP has raised alarm over the plot to assassinate the 1st National ...

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‘Do-Not-Disturb’ SMS Feature has been suspended ahead of General Elections’ – NCC

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced that the hugely popular do-not-disturb feature will be temporary suspended few days to the general elections. Nigeria's telecoms regulator @NgComCommission temporarily suspends the Do-Not-Disturb (DND) service on mobile phones to enable Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) disseminate voter education information for the upcoming general elections. pic.twitter.com/fZJM50z11W— Techloy (@techloy) February 7, 2019 According to the Nigerian ...

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“Nigerians must vote in the right leadership into Office, -Bishop Adeoye

The only patriotic thing Nigerians can do in the forthcoming elections is to vote out bad government and allow fresh people with vision and ability that can move the nation forward take over, Bishop Seun Adeoye of Sufficient Grace and Truth Ministry, Okinni, Osun State has urged the citizens. Bishop Adeoye, who is also the Spokesman of World Bishops Council, ...

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NIS retrieves 700 Nigerian voter’s cards from foreigners – Official

Muhammad Babandede, Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), said the service retrieved over 700 voter’s cards from non-Nigerians living in the country. He disclosed this at the 2018 NIS award presentation in Abuja on Saturday. Mr Babandede said that the service was fully involved in the election process to ensure that no foreigner voted during the 2019 general elections. “This year, ...

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Buhari hosts Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has hosted the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption Summit in Abuja yesterday, Sunday 9th December in commemoration of World Anti Corruption Day. The event, which held inside the old Banquet Hall, State House Presidential Villa, had in attendance members of the congress from across Africa. The event was also well attended by ministers and other top ...

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