Election Postponement: Be Patience And Vote On The New Day – Atiku Abubakar

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has urged Nigerians to be patient following the postponement of the general elections by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Abubakar, in a statement issued on Saturday in Yola, urged Nigerians not to react to the postponement with violence, but come out to vote…

Shifting Of Election Is A Bad Omen For Nigeria, Has Put Nigeria In A Bad Light Before International Community – SDP

The spokesman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Osun, Mr. Taiwo Akeju, in a telephone interview with NAN in Osogbo on Saturday, described the postponement of the elections as saddening and disheartening. Akeju said the postponement was a bad omen for Nigeria’s democracy and an unfortunate turn of events. He said the decision would…

Adequate Security Arrangements Are In Place To Protect Election Materials In Lagos – INEC

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the electoral umpire had announced the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled for Saturday by a week. The shift was announced by the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, at the early hours of Feb. 16. Speaking to NAN, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi, the INECs…

Make-Up Artist, Buntricia Bastian, Dies From Cancer

About 9-months ago, June 2018 to be precise Buntricia Bastian, an international makeup artist said her final goodbyes on Instagram as her health deteriorated.  She, however, fought on, got better at some point but eventually died this morning February 15th. Her daughter, Roxanne Nicole Crayton confirmed her death in an Instagram video saying, ‘today at 9:45 am, my…

#Nigeriadecides: EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu Advises Banks To Be Wary Against Suspicious Movement Of Funds

The Acting Chairman of EFCC, Ibrahim Magu on Friday, February 15, advised Compliance officers of banks to report suspicious transactions to the EFCC as the general elections commence. Magu stated this during a meeting with compliance officers of various banks in Benin City, Edo State on Friday. Magu who was represented by Mailafia Yakubu, Benin Zonal…

#Nigeriadecides: ‘We Condemn The Postponement Of The Elections, But Our Supporters Be Patient And Determined’ – APC

Below is the full statement by the APC Presidential campaign council in reaction to the postponement of the general elections by INEC. We have just received with great disappointment and disillusionment the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections to Saturday,…

PDP Rejects Re-scheduling Of Feb. 16 Elections, Demands Resignation Of INEC Chairman

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the shift in the dates of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), describing it as an `act of wickedness’. Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, in a statement released by his media aide, Ike Abonyi, described the postponement as part of a “grand design…

Just in: INEC postpone Presidential election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the Presidential election schedule to hold today, Saturday 16th February by one week. According to a statement by INEC, Presidential and National Assembly elections will now hold on Saturday 23rd February 2019 while Governorship and house of Assembly was rescheduled to Saturday 9th March 2019. Follow us…

Any Postponement of today’s election by INEC will be a coup against Nigeria – Reno Omokri

Former Presidential Spokesperson Reno Omokri say any Postponement of today’s election by INEC will be a coup against Nigeria In a statement on Twitter, Reno noted that the government had enough time and money to prepare ahead for the election. He urged Nigerians to be patient and wait to vote against APC. The Statement reads:…

Senate race: Akpabio is a serial thief; I can’t surrender to him- Chris Ekpenyong

Press Release Ahead of the crucial Senatorial elections slated for February 16, former Deputy Governor, Obong Chris Ekpenyong, has debunked insinuation from a local tabloid that he has withdrawn from the race for Senator Godswill Akpabio, describing the rumour as founded on “mischief and fear of imminent defeat”. Speaking in an interview barely 24-hours to…