Buhari, Jimi Benson In Early Lead In Ikorodu

Damilare Okunola General Muhammadu Buhari General Muhammadu Buhari, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the party’s House of Representatives Candidate in Ikorodu, Babajimi Benson, have taken an early lead in some parts of Ikorodu Division, P.

Technical problems, Boko Haram mar general election


Problems with new technology on Saturday forced a 24-hour extension to the presidential election in Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria, and renewed Boko Haram violence hit the knife-edge vote. The Islamist militants were suspected of killing seven in separate attacks in northeastern Gombe state, including at polling stations, while on

Amaechi boycotts voting


The governor clashed with an army commander. The post Amaechi boycotts voting appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Tinubu: FG Plans To Discredit Card Readers

Kazeem Ugbodaga Asiwaju Bola Tinubu The national leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has lamented the plan by the Federal Government to discredit the process of card reader machine.

SO SAD: Read What Happened To 23 People On The Election Eve


Suspected Boko Haram gunmen beheaded 23 people and set fire to homes in Buratai, northeast Nigeria, on the eve of Saturday’s general elections, a federal lawmaker representing the area told Agence France Presse. “There was an attack on Buratai late Friday by gunmen suspected to be insurgents.

Voters In Kaduna State Seek Extension Of Election

Some voters in Kaduna State have called for the extension of the election to Sunday, March 29, due to the failure of the Smart Card Readers in capturing the finger print of voters and the delay involved in the process They said the extension would ensure that no one was

Dickson slams INEC over card readers


Bayelsa Governor Seriake Dickson has expressed total dissatisfaction with the performance of the card readers deployed by INEC to the state for such critical and sensitive elections like the Presidential and the National Assembly polls. The post Dickson slams INEC over card readers appeared first on Vanguard News.

Youths stage football match to commemorate presidential election


Some male youths at the Kollington area of Alagbado, Abeokuta Expressway, on Saturday staged a football match tagged `PDP vs APC' to commemorate the presidential election. A press correspondent who ran into the group, reports that the game ended in a goalless draw, meaning ``no victor, no vanquish’’.

Raven Symone Causes a Social Media Frenzy by Saying She’s from “Every Continent in Africa and Europe”


Actress Raven Symone is one of the trending topics on social media today and the reason is for her geography mishap. While talking with E! News’ Alicia Quarles, the That’s So Raven alum talked about her ancestry but she seemed a bit confused about ‘continents’ and ‘countries’…and the difference between them.

Namadi Sambo Breaks Political Jinx


Vice-President Namadi Sambo on Saturday made history, for the first time in his political life, when he delivered his polling unit to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The vice-president had changed his polling unit to avoid a repeat of the 2011 embarrassment following his failure to deliver his then polling