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Don’t dare Nigeria’s sovereignty – Buratai

Don’t dare Nigeria’s sovereignty – Buratai

Read Full text of COAS, Buratai’s address to Nigerian Army ahead of rescheduled elections: OPENING REMARKS BY THE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF LT GEN TY BURATAI NAM OMM (BR) GSS psc(+) ndc (BD) FCMH FNHAM BA (Hons) MA MPhil AT THE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF MEETING WITH PRINCIPAL STAFF OFFICERS GENERAL OFFICERS COMMANDING AND DIRECTORS

Act like a democrat for once, Frank alleges APC plotting to use fake military personnel for rigging

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has criticized the order issued out to the military and police giving them unreserved powers to kill anyone who snatches ballot boxes during the forth coming General Elections. Frank said While the snatching of ballot boxes is condemnable and an act

Rig and die, Yoruba youths back Buhari, urge those planning violence to retrace steps

The Progressive Yoruba Youths (PYY) has backed president Muhammadu Buhari over strict measures put in place against Nigerians plotting to jeopardise the forthcoming elections. President Buhari, had yesterday, during the All Progressive Congress’ (APC) caucus meeting threatened to come hard on those with plans to rig the elections. The president’s honest warning didn’t go down

PDP candidate for House of Reps urges Police to arrest sponsors of students caught with fake voters card in Osun

The PDP candidate in Ede North/ Ede South/ Egbedore/ Ejigbo Federal constituency, Mr Bamidele Salam has called on authorities of the Nigeria Police Force not to be compromised on the matter of some Students caught with fake voters cards in Alajue town in Ede South Local government on the eve of the aborted Presidential and

Group accuses INEC of working with Obasanjo, PDP to compromise elections, seeks police investigation

A group of stakeholders under the auspices of Nationalists Front for Nigeria have come together to call on the Independent National Electoral Commission and the Police to investigate Staff of the Commission who compromised the conduct of the now postponed elections. Alhaji Abubakar B Tsav leading other statesmen, compromising former diplomats, clergy etc held that

Buhari: INEC must explain its incompetence after the elections

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has questions to answer over the postponement of the general election. Barely five hours to the presidential and national assembly elections on Saturday, INEC announced postponement of the exercise — blaming this on logistics issues. Reacting during the All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus meeting on

THE INSIDER: How INEC’s in-fighting, inexperience messed up Feb 16 elections

By Wednesday, February 13, 2019, experienced members of staff and management of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) knew that the February 16 presidential and national assembly elections would not hold — no matter the magic. But because of the pervading atmosphere of mutual distrust and suspicion at the commission, people went about their businesses

Election postponement is outcome of Buhari’s secret meeting with INEC’s boss, says Frank

… APC not ready for credible elections Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has alleged that the decision to postpone Saturday’s election was taken at a secret meeting between Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) recently. According to Frank, despite

Don’t fail in your promise to make elections Free, Fair, Credible, Frank urges Buhari

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has called on the President, General Muhammadu Buhari, to demonstrate his widely trumpeted integrity for once by being faithful to his promise to ensure a free, fair and credible elections tomorrow (Saturday) and on the 2nd of March, 2019. Frank in

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