NSCDC Deploys 1,200 Personnel For Buhari’s Visit To Niger…

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Niger State Command, has deployed 1,200 officers to provide adequate security during and after the official visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state on Saturday. Mr Philip Ayuba, Corps Commandant in the state, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

APC chieftain tasks Igbos on Buhari’s re-election bid…

Chief Egwu Chima, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, has urged the Igbos to support the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. Chima, also a former Commissioner for Information and State Orientation in Ebonyi, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abakaliki….

2019 Elections: INEC delists APC candidates from National Assembly elections...

INEC released the official list of presidential, senatorial and House of Representatives candidates on Thursday in line with its timetable. The post 2019 Elections: INEC delists APC candidates from National Assembly elections in Rivers, Zamfara appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

INEC recognises Abdulrazaq as Kwara APC gov candidate…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday expressed worries over the spate of political violence in Kwara state. INEC added the recent political violent attacks in Ilorin, the state capital were disturbing and worrisome. The state INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner, Garba Attahiru said this at the signing of a peace accord by political parties…

Mammoth Crowd Troop To Benin Airport For Buhari…

The Benin Airport was agog on Thursday when mammoth crowd troop the Airport to await the arrival of President Muhammadu Buhari for his campaign in the state. Members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), from different parts of the state and party supporters were also seen colorfully dressed to receive the number one citizen…

Gov. Umahi wants INEC, security agencies to sign peace accords…

To ensure safety of electorate and credibility of polls, Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi says security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should sign peace accords. Umahi said this on Wednesday in Abakaliki when he signed a peace pact in the presence of Mrs Jennifer Adibe-Nwafor, Chairperson of Ebonyi Chapter of the Inter…

Former deputy speaker, supporters defect to APC in Kwara…

THE former deputy speaker of the Kwara state House of Assembly, Hon Mohammed Suka-Baba, has led a crowd of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaiama, Kaiama local government area of state to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The defectors, who formally declared for the APC in Verna ward of the local government area, burnt…

Campaign: Buhari departs for Lokoja APC Rally…

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has departed for Lokoja, Kogi to attend the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign rally in the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. NAN reports that the president left the State House Helipad for Lokoja via a presidential chopper. NAN reports that the president has cancelled his scheduled trip to…

 2019: North-East women enjoined not to use henna…

WOMEN voters in the North-East particularly supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have been enjoined not to use the popular henna henceforth in order to be able to cast their votes in the forthcoming general elections. The call was made in Bauchi on Wednesday by the Chairman, National Working Committee Women and Youth…

2019:APC N/E women leader urges women to collect their PVC…

The All Progressives Congress (APC) North East Zonal Women Leader,Hajiya Amina Manga, has urged women and youths in the sub-region to ensure the collection of their Permanent Voters Card (PVC). Manga made the call on Wednesday during a Zonal rally organized the the Youth and Women wing of the APC held in Bauchi. She said…

Kaduna APC leaders assure Buhari of over 90% votes…

MR Yusuf Bala, the Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, says the Southern Kaduna Senatorial District will give President Muhammadu Buhari over 90 per cent of their votes in the forthcoming presidential election. Bala disclosed this after a delegation of All Progressives Congress (APC) had a closed-door meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential…

President Buhari congratulates Bisi Akande on 80th Birthday…

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in greeting the first Interim Chairman of the party and former Governor of Osun, Chief Adebisi  Akande on his 8oth birthday. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Tuesday, President Buhari congratulated Chief…