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500 PDP members defect to APC in Lagos

No fewer than 500 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos on Tuesday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that they defected at an elaborate ceremony held at the APC secretariat in Ikeja. The defectors, from the 57 councils in …

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Stop using Rivers money for jamboree – APC warns Fayose

The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has cautioned the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose against using the money allegedly given to his state by the Rivers State counterpart, Chief Nyesom Wike, for payment of salaries. The party gave the warning while describing as “dubious and unacceptable” …

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Lies won’t save you from defeat – Fayemi tells Fayose

The Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of spreading “irresponsible lies”, saying that lies will not save the governor and his candidate, Prof Olusola Eleka, from defeat in the July 14 governorship poll. Fayose had at the weekend on the state radio accused the All Progressives Congress …

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2019: INEC boss, Yakubu speaks on ballot box snatchers

Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed what Nigerians should do against ballot-box snatching thugs during elections. Yakubu said Nigerians should protect their votes during elections. He spoke at a campus outreach organized by the Commission in conjunction with the European Centre for Electoral Support …

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Why we attended APC national convention – nPDP

The New Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, a group in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has stated why it decided to attend Saturday’s convention. The bloc said it wanted to demonstrate to Nigerians and particularly their supporters that they were loyal to the party. In a statement in Ilorin, the …

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