INEC Mysterious Agenda? DOPF Wonders Why Voters Education Started Late: Media, Observers Accreditation Was Done in Secret

        The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, had been blamed over the postponement of the elections as it was initially scheduled to hold from the February 16, 2019, based on the timetable released two years ahead of the date by the commission. Reacting to the postponement, the Delta Online Publishers Forum, DOPF, […]

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Mass-Rigging Looms as UK Guardian Questions Voters’ Register: Says It’s “Statistical Impossibility”

    Voter registration documents seen by Guardian in the United Kingdom on eve of election raise fears of mass rigging The number of new voters registered in Nigeria since January 2018 has increased by almost exactly the same percentage in each of its states, according to documents seen and analysed by the Guardian, raising […]

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Why #INEC Postponed Today’s Election to Feb 23, CSOs React, “We Are Disappointed”

    Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmood Yakubu has announced the postponement of today’s  presidential and National Assembly election till February 23. The governorship and state assembly elections will now hold on March 9. #INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as […]

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Another Massacre in Kaduna: 22 Children, 12 Women, 32 Others Killed on the Eve of Presidential Election

      Less than 24 hours to the presidential and National Assembly elections scheduled for Saturday, sixty-six people have been killed by gunmen in Kajuru Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna State. They were killed on Friday. Among those killed are 22 children and 12 women. Speaking on the incident, Nasir el-Rufai, Governor of […]

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Onnoghen: UN Accuses Buhari of Contravention of Human Rights Standards

      The United Nations special rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayán, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to suspend Walter Onnoghen, former chief justice of Nigeria, was in contravention of human rights standards. Garcia-Sayán said in a statement that “the suspension and replacement of the Chief Justice of Nigeria by […]

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ASUU Suspends Strike Action But Threatens To Continue if FG Reneged on Agreements

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reached an agreement with the federal government to suspend the over three months strike. The agreement was reached and a deal was signed at a meeting in Abuja on Thursday. Addressing reporters, Abiodun Ogunyemi, #ASUU President announced that the leadership of the union had agreed […]

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How Lobbyists Hired by Atiku Abubakar Got Him a Visa to US – Reuters

      Lobbyists hired by #AtikuAbubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), played a huge role in making him get a temporary waiver to visit the US after a ban which lasted over a decade. In a report, Reuters quoted unnamed US government officials as saying the travel ban was waived temporarily by […]

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APC Panics, Shouts Fraud as PANDEF, NEF, Ohanaeze, Afenifere, MBF Adopt Atiku, Who Says “I’m moved to tears”.

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign council has dismissed the endorsement of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), by some socio-cultural groups. Festus Keyamo, the council spokesman, said the endorsement was engineered and carried out by PDP members and sympathisers. Earlier on Sunday, five top socio-cultural organisations in […]

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MASSACRE: Army Confirms Boko Haram Killed 60 People in Rann Borno This Week

    Nigeria Army authritities have confirmed Amnesty international report that several people were killed early this week in Rann, Borno State. Amnesty international has reported that about Sixty people were killed in Monday’s attack on Rann by Boko Haram. The agency said analysis from satellite images revealed the figure, just as it feared that […]

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CJN Onnoghen: Assets Declaration: How I Made my Dollars, Pounds.

    Ahead of his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) slated for Monday next week, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has clarified that some of the deposits in his Dollar account were a result of forex trading AGRICODE, while other investment returns were from proceeds of his […]

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