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Gunmen Kidnap INEC Electoral Officer in Zamfara With Election Results

The electoral officer in charge of Maradun Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Bashir Shagari, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. Shagari, according to a source, was coming to INEC collation center in Gusau to deliver the results of the governorship election for Maradun Local Government when he was kidnapped along the road on Monday. […]

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INEC Declares Adamawa Governorship Poll Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the governorship election held last Saturday in Adamawa State inconclusive. The election umpire said its decision was due to the margin of votes recorded in the election by the contestants. The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the state, Senator Aishatu Dahiru, popularly known as Binani, scored […]

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Borno Governor Zulum Wins Re-election

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State has secured a second term with a landslide victory at the March 18 governorship and state House of Assembly elections. Out of the 649,855 votes cast, Zulum, on the platform of APC, scored 545,543, defeating his distant trailer, Mohammed Ali Jajari of the PDP, who polled 82,147 votes. […]

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APC’s Uba Sani Wins Kaduna Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Senator Uba Sani, as the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in the state. The INEC Collation Officer, Prof. Lawal Bilbis, who announced the result said the APC candidate polled 730,002 votes while his closest rival, Isah Ashiru Kudan of the Peoples Democratic […]

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Wife of the Governor, Erelu Ngozi Adeleke, Attends United Nations Int’l Women Conference

The United Nations largest annual gathering on gender equality and women’s empowerment brings together representatives of Member States, United Nations entities and civil society and non-governmental organizations from across the globe. The priority theme for the event was “Innovation and technological change, and education in the digital age for achieving gender equality and the empowerment […]

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FG, Pencom Lauded On Ongoing Reform Of Nigeria’s Pension Sector

The National Forum of Retirees and Pensioners in Nigeria has lauded the Federal Government of Nigeria and National Pension Commission (PenCom) on ongoing reforms and regulations of the country’s Pension Sector. The Forum describes the reforms and regulation of the Sector as “comprehensive, inclusive, dynamic and capable of optimally enhancing retirement safety for Pensioners.” In […]

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Peter Obi will soon be arrested, watch out – Kanayo O Kanayo

Nollywood veteran actor, Kanayo O Kanayo has raised concerns over the safety of the Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi. Kanayo O Kanayo disclosed that Nigerians should watch out because Obi would soon be arrested. He alleged that some people are conspiring against the LP flag bearer, adding that he feels like something fishy […]

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You selected yourself, not re-elected – Falz reacts to Sanwo-Olu’s appreciation post

Famous Nigerian singer, Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz the bad guy, has reacted to the Lagos State re-elected Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s appreciation post. Governor Sanwo-Olu had on Monday, in a post shared on his official Twitter handle, appreciated Lagosians for believing in him. He wrote: ”I’m deeply humbled and grateful for the overwhelming support […]

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Wikki Tourists deny signing missing Doma United goalkeeper without permission

The management of Wikki Tourists has denied signing goalkeeper Abdullahi Zalli without his club, Doma United’s consent. Doma United declared Zalli missing last week following the goalkeeper’s failure to resume training with them after the mid-season break. The Savannah Tigers threatened a lawsuit against any club that signed the player, who they claimed is still […]

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