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Lagosians have made a good choice- Sanwo Olu

The governor-elect in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has lauded Lagosians for making an enlightened choice in Saturday’s governorship poll, which he won. Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress said he knew that Lagosians “would choose courage over fear and select cooperation over confrontation.” He said this on Monday after being declared winner

Early list of elected governors-elect so far

The 2019 election has already produced thirteen governors-elect as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, continue with the collation and announcement of results. Hive Media has compiled list of governors elected so far from the March 9 governorship and State Assembly elections. Below is a list of the governorship candidates elected on

South East deserves Senate presidency -Osaretin

2019 budget

Bello Osaretin is the convener of Project for National Accommodation. He’s an activist and an advocate for peaceful coexistence and he speaks on why the South East geopolitical zone should produce the next Senate President. The presidential election has come and gone what do you make of the election? Since

Danjuma raises alarm on the plots to rig 2019 elections

Former Minister of Defence, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma rtd has raised the alarm of impending plots to use undemocratic ways to rig the 2019 elections. Theophilus Danjuma, He alleged that there are clandestine moves to cause civil unrest in Taraba with the hope of making the governorship election inconclusive

Presidency replies OBJ:You’re sick, get well soon

Presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu issued a statement called the six-page address of Obasanjo “a last push by desperate politicians who can’t handle the President politically and have resorted to subterfuge.” “Our first message to the former President is that he needs a good doctor for good treatment and to say to

No plans to postpone elections – INEC

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commissioner, Prof Mahmod Yakubu, says there is no possibility that the 2019 general elections will be postponed. Yakubu said this in an interview on Osasu Show posted on the show’s You Tube Channel. He said, “I cannot see any possibility of a postponement. We started

Saraki ignored IG of police at Armed Forces rembrance day

ABUJA – THE cold relationship between the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, was openly displayed, Tuesday, in Abuja during the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration, with the former refusing to accept handshake extended to him by the police boss. Both were at the event

Charges against CJN extremely dangerous for democracy, Ekweremadu tells FG


As the nation focuses on possible developments at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, this Monday morning, the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has urged the Federal Government to withdraw the charges against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. He also asked the Attorney General and Minister

Lack of database hinders Nigerians in diaspora to vote -Ben Okoyen

The Consul-General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Ben Okoyen, has said that lack of reliable database is one of the factors delaying the implementation of Diaspora voting by Nigerians outside their homeland. Okoyen, who said this when members of Legacy Initiative International Advocacy, U.S. chapter visited Nigeria House in New