Latest News in Nigeria Today Saturday 2nd March 2019
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target=_blank>Suspension of Amosun, Okorocha, will not affect our victory on March 9 election – APC
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the suspension of governors Rochas Okorocha and Ibekunle Amosun of Imo and Ogun respectively, will not affect the party’s victory in the March 9, Governorship and State House of Assembly election.
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target=_blank>Northern elders congratulate Buhari, say spread of votes shows public confidence
The Northern Elders Forum, known as Kungiyar Dattawan Arewa Initiative (KDAI), has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, on his “resounding victory” in the Feb. 23 presidential election, describing the spread of his votes as a vote confidence in his ability to deliver on promises made to the electorate.
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target=_blank>Ekiti PDP Assembly candidate withdraws, says he has lost confidence in INEC,
Eight days to the Governorship and House of Assembly elections, one of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates in Ekiti State, Sunday Omosilade, Friday, withdrew from participating in the election, saying that “I can’t be part of an already determined process.”
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target=_blank>Obaseki inaugurates 17-member Edo State Primary Health Care Board
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has charged the newly inaugurated 17-member Edo State Primary Health Care Board, to deepen the revamp of the state’s primary health care system for responsive, efficient and accessible health care delivery.
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target=_blank>Double win for Shina Peller, Akin Alabi
Premium night club boss, Shina Abiola Peller has emerged victorious in his quest to represent the people of Iseyin, Itesiwaju, Kajola and Iwajowa Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives. He won as the flag bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The Quilox night club owner polled 44,088 votes to win the seat to represent his people at the National Assembly.
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target=_blank>58 governorship candidates re-affirm endorsement of Wike’s re-election
Fifty-eight (58) Governorship Candidates in Rivers State on Friday re-affirmed their endorsement of the re-election of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike , declaring that they would work for his success during the Governorship Election on 9 March, 2019.
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target=_blank>Buhari, the principalities and power by Femi Adesina
Twice on Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari displayed an uncommon generosity of spirit. We had set forth at dawn, shortly before 5 a.m, to visit the presidential campaign office in Central Area of Abuja. The purpose was for the President to read his victory speech, having been pronounced winner of the February 23 election by Professor Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
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target=_blank>Amuwo-Odofin residents assure Sanwo-Olu of victory
By Cynthia Alo & Noreen Ninyio
Residents of Satellite Town, in Amuwo-Odofin local government area of Lagos State has assured the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, of their support come March 9,gubernatorial polls in the state. Speaking at a town hall forum in Lagos, Chairman of Satellite town forum, Mr. Micheal Imitini stated that it was a privilege for the community in collaboration with Oriade LCDA, to present the needs of the community to the APC governorship candidate.
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target=_blank>Guber Polls: Imo people must prevent further disaster — Archbishop Obinna
By Chidi Nkwopara, OWERRI
THE Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Ecclesiastical Province, Most Rev. Dr. Anthony J. V. Obinna, has appealed to residents in the State to prevent further disaster as the country prepares for another round of voting.
Archbishop Obinna, who made the appeal yesterday, in a press statement he signed, also raised the alarm over the forthcoming gubernatorial election in the state.
“Although the results of the Presidential and National Assembly elections have been released, reports about how they were conducted in various locations bordered on high handed intimidation, massive rigging and violence, and this has raised the serious alarm about the forthcoming governorship and House of Assembly elections”, Obinna said.
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Court orders JTF to pay N1m as damages to nursing mother over illegal detention
A Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa presided over by Justice (Mrs) A. O. Awogboro, yesterday ordered the Joint Task Force, coded named Operation Delta Safe, OPDS, to pay the sum of N1million as damages to a nursing mother, one Mrs Yeibra Esingha for illegal detention.
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