#NigeriaDecides2019: Dapo Abiodun defeats Amosun backed Akinlade in Ogun State

The governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC)  in Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun has defeated Adekunle Akinlade of the APM to emerge winner of the Ogun State governorship election.  Abiodun polled a total of 241, 670 votes while Akinlade polled 222, 153 votes to emerge winner with a slim margin of 19,517 votes. This … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides2019: Dapo Abiodun defeats Amosun backed Akinlade in Ogun State

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CCTV footage of soldiers invading Rivers Commissioner’s residence, Army launches probe 

The Nigerian Army on Friday revealed that they have lanched an inquiry into the invasion of the Rivers State Commissionr for Education by men of the Nigerian Army.  This comes after CCTV footage went viral online showing armed Nigerian soldiers forcing their way into the kitchen of the Honourable Commisioner, Hon. Dr. Tamunosisi Gogo-Jaja.   … Continue reading CCTV footage of soldiers invading Rivers Commissioner’s residence, Army launches probe 

#NigeriaDecides2019: Violence in Aguda and Okota areas of Lagos as APC thugs burn bollot box, chase away voters

Reports coming from Lagos suggests that thugs have disrupted the voting process in some areas of Lagos. The thugs suspected to be sponsored by the APC attacked areas dominated by Igbos. The areas affected include Polling Unit 18 located at junction of Ohafia/Ago Palace Way, Okota in Oshodi/Isolo LGA of Lagos State, Polling Unit 23 located … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides2019: Violence in Aguda and Okota areas of Lagos as APC thugs burn bollot box, chase away voters

#NigeriaDecides2019: Kaduna governor El Rufai spotted on the queue

Governor of Kaduna state Nasir El Rufai  was spotted on the queue as he waited to cast his vote. The governor who ignored advances from security and INEC officials to jump the queue stood in the scourging sun for three hours in order to get accredited and cast his vote.  While responding to reporters, Gov. … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides2019: Kaduna governor El Rufai spotted on the queue

#NigeriaDecides: NYSC corps member put through dehumanizing conditions

Members of the Nigerian Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have bee forced to go through inhumane conditions following the build up to the 2019 elections. Many corps members who are going to work with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the forth coming elections were forced to sleep on bare floors while they await the … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides: NYSC corps member put through dehumanizing conditions

#NigeriaDecides: INEC postpones the presidential elections to February 23

Nigeria's electoral umpire the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has annouced the postponement of the Februay 16th  presidential and national elections to February 23rd, 2019. This was made known by the Chairman of INEC Professor Mahmood Yakubu who made an early morning announcement of the unfortunate development. He said: “Following a careful review of the … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides: INEC postpones the presidential elections to February 23

Nigeria Decides: Tinubu Dumps Buhari? Proclaims “Atiku is my Friend”

As the 2019 presidential election lies barely 72 hours away, the rulling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into shock following the proclamation by thier  National Leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu that the opposition party PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar is his friend. Tinubu had surprisingly posed for a photo-op with PDP supporters and … Continue reading Nigeria Decides: Tinubu Dumps Buhari? Proclaims “Atiku is my Friend”

Buhari may not attend presidential debates – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that president Buhari may not attend the presidential debates holding on January 19th. The party made this position known on Sunday by sahing is nothing special in the presidential debate. saying its presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, may choose not to attend if he feels there are other … Continue reading Buhari may not attend presidential debates – APC

Federal Government Fights Fake News Ahead of 2019 Elections 

As the 2019 general elections draw near, the government of Nigeria has launched a campaign against fake news.  by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The campaign was kicked off in Abuja by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed in conjunction with Nigerian Television Authority (NTA)  and Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN).  The Minister … Continue reading Federal Government Fights Fake News Ahead of 2019 Elections 

2019 Elections: Nollywood Actress Tonto Dikeh Shows Off Her Voters Card

As the 2019 general elections draws near, many Nigerians are  yet to collect their permanent voters card.  by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The seeming apathy on the side of most Nigerians in securing their PVCs has caused alot of concern for INEC and many civil sosiety organizations who are advocating for Nigerians to rise up to … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Nollywood Actress Tonto Dikeh Shows Off Her Voters Card

Rochas Okorocha disassociates himself from 2019 presidential posters

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has disowned the posters of the governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima running for the 2019 Presidency Rochas Okorocha as the Vice President The governor said the posters were another mischief by mischievous elements cowed by his monumental achievements in Imo and what he represents in the politics … Continue reading Rochas Okorocha disassociates himself from 2019 presidential posters