Governance

Polls: Ballot box snatchers at great risk on Saturday – Police

The Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has warned that anyone involved in electoral malpractice would have themselves to blame ...

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INEC disagrees with Buhari over death for ballot box snatchers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disagreed with President Muhammadu Buhari over his order to security agents to kill ballot box snatchers during the February 23 presidential and National Assembly elections ...

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Customs Service apologises, begins investigation of killed citizen at checkpoint

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has tendered apology for the life of a Nigerian killed on Sunday at Sagamu interchange, Ogun State. The Customs, in ...

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DSS denies sacked Daura running affairs at agency

The Department of State Services (DSS) has issued a disclaimer for former director-general Lawal Daura who was sacked last year, after mounting a blockade of ...

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Buhari orders Army, Police, others to kill ballot box snatchers

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the military and law enforcement agencies to deal “ruthlessly” with anyone caught trying to disrupt the rescheduled February 23 presidential and National Assembly elections ...

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Pres. Buhari queries INEC over polls shift

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) owed Nigerians detailed explanation for its decision to delay the general elections ...

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Buhari denies plan to remove INEC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday denied plan to remove Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Mahmood Yakubu over the abrupt postponement of the general elections. ...

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Aviation Minister blames INEC for election shift

The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, on Sunday said the country’s weather was good for flight operations on the eve of the elections, contradicting claims made by the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, ...

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NAMA to keep airspace open during rescheduled elections

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) on Sunday said the airspace would remain open during the general elections ...

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I’m deeply disappointed with INEC over election postponement, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep disappointment over the postponement of the presidential and National Assembly polls by the Independent National Electoral Commission ...

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