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NEDG: Stimulating voter interest in electioneering via debates

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The Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG) was founded in 1999 to deepen Nigeria’s fledgling democracy at that time. The NEDG is a coalition of broadcast organisations, civil society organisations and professional groups that are committed to the entrenchment of an enduring democratic culture in Nigeria via organised television debates since the country’s return to democratic […]

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Wike promises legislative, judicial autonomy

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The Rivers state governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party PDP, Chief Nyesom Wike, has promised that, if voted into power he will guarantee legislative and judicial financial autonomy in the state for effective and efficient functioning. Chief Wike made the promise yesterday in Port Harcourt, at the presentation ceremony of his ‘blue print’ to […]

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Shift in polls will create vacuum—Security Expert

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A security expert, Jackson Olalekun Ojo, has said that any attempt to postpone the 2015 general elections will create a vacuum that has not been envisaged by the constitution and extant electoral laws. Recall that the National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki recently suggested a postponement of the February elections on grounds that about […]

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Ambode is part of Lagos looters – Gorge, Obanikoro

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The chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, former vice chairman Southwest P, Chief Olabode George and former minister of State for Defense, Musliu Obanikoro have accused the All Progressives Congress, APC governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode of his involvement in the looting of Lagos funds, stating that Lagosians should ask Tinubu of the owner of […]

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2015: PDP braving the odds in kwara

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AROWONA ABDULAZEEZ writes on the prospects of the Peoples Democratic Party, weathering the storm and swimming against the tide in Kwara to defeat the incumbent APC government  Since the defection of the godfather of Kwara politics from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC, the party in the state has never […]

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Plateau would vote massively for Jonathan – Jang

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Plateau State governor and chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) Jonah  Jang, has assured President Goodluck Jonathan that the state would vote massively for the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in the forthcoming elections.   Jang stated this during a brief reception for the PDP governorship candidate in the forthcoming elections Senator  Gyang Pwajok,  held […]

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Group backs PDP guber candidate in Ogun

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Few weeks to 2015 general elections, a non-political association, Ado Odo Youth Movement, in Ado Ido/Ota local government area of Ogun State has again thrown its weight behind the PDP gubernatorial candidate in the state, Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka. The chairman of the association, Honourable Hamzat Bakare who spoke with journalists after a meeting said the […]

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Vote Jonathan, Sen Ikenya tells Taraba electorates

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Former senator in Taraba state who represented Taraba South in the sixth senate, Senator Joel Danlami Ikenya yesterday called on the people of the state to support and vote President Goodluck Jonathan in the February 14 presidential election. Addressing a mammoth crowd in Tor-Musa village at a reception in honour of Engr. Samson Tor-Musa, Special […]

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Edo APC Rep pleads with supporters not to dump party

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The lawmaker representing the Ovia Federal Constituency under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Nosakhare Osahon has appealed to his supporters not to dump the party despite the controversy surrounding his candidature for the February 14 2015elections. The member of the House of Representatives, was ahead of the votes cast by delegates at […]

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Group urges Nigerians to reject interim government

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South East Democratic Network has called on Nigerians to reject the call by some unpatriotic Nigerians for the extension of the February general elections and constitution of an interim national government.  The group said the call should be ignored by all right thinking Nigerians.  The general secretary of the network, Hon. Okereke Elvis Orji also […]

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