HOW WE WERE FORCED TO RIG FOR APC BY THUGS WHO SURROUNDED POLLING STATIONS- POLLING OFFICER ACCOUNT FROM KANO

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Ganduje, winner of the Kano State governorship supplementary election held Saturday 23rd March, 2019 . Governor Ganduje was trailing the PDP Candidate, Abba Kabir Yusuf at the end of the first election held on March 9, 2019 by a significant margin.  In the supplementary election held in 28 out of the 44 local government areas of the state, Ganduje won by scoring 45,876 votes to Yusuf’s 10,239 thereby up turning the result…

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INEC SPEAKS ON ISSUING CERTIFICATE OF RETURN TO ADEMOLA ADELEKE

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it can issue a certificate of return to Sen Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) only if the embattled governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola fails to appeal the judgment of the tribunal that sacked him within 21 days. DAILY POST recalls that the Osun State governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja had last week Friday nullified the election of Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and declared Adeleke winner of the 2018 gubernatorial election. Justice Peter Obiora who…

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SO SAD, HAFSAT ABUBAKAR, LADY WITH HEART PROBLEM DIES AT ABUTH

The late Hafsat Abubakar Hafsat Abubakar, whose case for a life-saving treatment for a heart disease in India was championed by the Media Trust Limited in 2011, has died Hafsat  was diagnosed with Rheomatic heart problem in 2011 when she was only nine years old and doctors at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Zaria recommended her for surgery in Ghana or India. However, after the successful surgery at an Indian hospital, doctors directed her parents to return for review after six years. She was said to have died…

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APC HAS NO CANDIDATE IN ZAMFARA IN 2019 ELECTIONS SAYS APPEAL COURT

The Court of Appeal, sitting in Sokoto State, has set aside judgement of the Zamfara High Court which paved way for the All Progressives Congress, APC, to field candidates in the 2019 general elections. The Presiding Judge, Justice Tom Shuaibu Yakubu, while delivering the lead judgement, averred that the lower court did not properly evaluate and assess all the evidences put before it before making its judgement. According to him, after reevaluation and reassessment of the evidences by the appellant court, it was discovered that the party did not follow…

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OVER 36,000 BUILDING WAITING TO COLLAPSE IN LAGOS SAYS BUILDING COLLAPSE PREVENTION GROUP

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Building Collapse Prevention Guild on Monday said about 36,000 potential buildings might soon collapse in Lagos State and other parts of the country. According to the President of BCPG, Mr Akinola George, this is because most buildings in Lagos State are not constructed by the people who are properly trained to do so. The BCPG said construction professionals had been reduced to mere onlookers in building construction as they participate in less than 20 per cent of the total volume of construction activities going on in the…

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INEC SERVER PALAVER: SECONDUS KICKS AS APC CALLS FOR HIS ARREST AND PROSECUTION

There is no hiding place for PDP leadership as APC challenges them over the INEC server issue raised by the opposition party last week. The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council on Monday asked the Nigeria Police Force and the Department of State Services to invite, interrogate and possibly prosecute leaders of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party over what it described as their illegal access to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission The organisation’s Director, Strategic Communications, Festus Keyamo (SAN), made the call in a petition addressed to…

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INEC SERVER PALAVER: SECONDUS KICKS AS APC CALLS FOR HIS ARREST AND PROSECUTION

There is no hiding place for PDP leadership as APC challenges them over the INEC server issue raised by the opposition party last week. The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council on Monday asked the Nigeria Police Force and the Department of State Services to invite, interrogate and possibly prosecute leaders of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party over what it described as their illegal access to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission The organisation’s Director, Strategic Communications, Festus Keyamo (SAN), made the call in a petition addressed to…

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FG BEGINS ANOTHER MOVE AGAINST SUSPENDED, SEE DETAILS

…details 3-stage plan adopted for Onnoghen’s ouster By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor There were indications Sunday night that the federal government had taken fresh steps to ensure that the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, does not return to his seat but finds a place in one of the country’s prisons to spend some time off. It was learnt that the government had taken the new initiative to press new criminal charges against the embattled CJN irrespective of his clearance or otherwise by the Code of Conduct Tribunal,…

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MORE TROUBLE FOR RIVERS AAC AS GOVERNORSHIP ALLEGES HIS LIFE IS UNDER THREAT

When it rains it pours. There seems to be no let down for Rivers State Governorship candidate of the AAC. Barely one week to the April 2 collation of results of the March 9 governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers State, the governorship candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Biokpomabo Awara is complaining that his life is in danger. His running mate, Chief Akpo Bomba Yeeh, resigned yesterday morning and defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Yeeh, 67, an Ogoni, was yesterday afternoon received in the…

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