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Atiku to consider amnesty for corruption suspects

Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar said on Wednesday he would consider an amnesty for corruption suspects in order to help recover billions of...

Agbaje, Sanwo-Olu in slanging match ahead Lagos governorship poll

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimi Agbaje,...

Nigeria presidential debate to hold on December 14

The Nigerian Election Debate Group has fixed December 14 as date for presidential debate that will see candidates of different political parties unveil their...

276 Ogun APC councillors back Dapo Abiodun

Support is mounting for Prince Dapo Abiodun, the Ogun State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, despite governor Ibikunle Amosun’s position. The latest political group...

Odds mount against Ambode’s second term in Lagos

Three major developments within the ruling Lagos All Progressives Congress (APC) may have foreclosed the second term bid of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. First, 36 of...

VIDEO: Observers claim interference, intimidation in Osun supplementary poll

The missions of the United States of America (USA), the European Union, and the United Kingdom have faulted the supplementary election held in Osun...

INEC declares APC’s Oyetola Osun governor-elect, Adeleke rejects results

Gboyega Isiaka Oyetola has been declared winner of the Osun State governorship election and will succeed Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on November 27, 2018. The INEC...

Senator Dariye picks APC nomination form from prison

Senator Joshua Dariye, who is currently serving a 14-year jail term over financial misdeeds while serving as Plateau State governor, has picked an APC...

Ex-Akwa Ibom governor Akpabio officially dumps PDP for APC

Senator Godswill Akpabio has formally defected to Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at a mega rally held at the Ikot Ekpene Township Stadium...

Akpabio meets Buhari in London ahead switch to APC

Nigeria senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio met vacationing President Muhammadu Buhari in London on Sunday, four days before he switches allegiance from the Peoples...

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