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Elections postponement: Ex-INEC National Commissioner, Olurode, wants compensation for political parties

Prof. Lai Olurode, aformer National Electoral Commissioner of INEC in 2015, has called for compensation of political parties for the losses brought upon them due to Saturdays elections postponement.
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Buhari Expresses Disappointment over Election Postponement

* Urges INEC to safeguard election materials President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed disappointment over the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The president made his feelings known in a statement he personally signed and read to newsmen by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, […] The post Buhari Expresses ...
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Nigerian Brothers arrested over Jussie Smollett’s attack Released as “new evidence” emerge

The two “potential suspects” arrested in the Jussie Smollett attack, Olabinjo “Ola” and Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo have now been released. Chicago police spokesperson Anthony Guglielmi confirmed earlier today on Twitter that they were released without charge. Ola and Abel had been picked up by the police as persons of interest in the attack of Empire star, […] The post Nigerian Brothers ...
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Election Postponement: Peter Obi calls for calm, says God’s will is supreme

Obi said this while reacting to the postponement of elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
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Theo Ubabunike: Remember This When They’re Hurting

I have been told that I have a reputation for being blunt, unfeeling and harsh in my criticism. I am sorry about that and I apologize in advance if this post comes across as offensive. If you’ve ever experienced loss, pain, failure or grief, the first thing you realize is that it is personal. It […] The post Theo Ubabunike: Remember This When They’re Hurting appeared first on BellaNaija ...
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Prospective voters assemble at Buhari’s polling unit despite postponement

Prospective voters on Saturday continued to assemble at President Muhammadu Buharis Kofar Baru 003 polling unit, Sarkin Yara ward, Daura, Katsina State, despite the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections.
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Nigerians react as INEC postpones elections

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Gen. Olonisakin inspects army 'election security situation room', commends Buratai

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Abayomi Olanisakin commended the Nigerian Army for responsively and proactively establishing the Elections Security Monitoring Situation Centre at the army Headquarters Cyber Warfare Command.
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Buhari disappointed as INEC postpones elections

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Nigeria opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar urges voters to be patient

Nigeria opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar urges voters to be patient YOLA, Nigeria Feb 16 (Reuters) - Nigerian opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar on Saturday appealed to voters to be patient following the postponement of a presidential election by a week.
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Election Postponement: Lagos Lawmaker says INEC’s intention may be the best

A Lagos Lawmaker, Mr Tunde Braimoh says the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC)postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections may be distressing, unexpected, financially and psychologically unnerving but decision may the best.
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Presidency: Buhari Surprised at Election Postponement

By Nseobong Okon-Ekong The postponement of the general election took President Muhammadu Buhari by surprise, according to Presidential Spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu. Shehu told journalists outside the President’s country home in Daura, “as at last night when we left the President, although the rumours were everywhere, he told us ‘see you tomorrow morning (today) at […] The post ...
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