Tag: Nigeria

INEC Refutes Allegation of Underaged Voters in Kano

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fact-finding team on alleged underage voting in the last Kano council poll said it has not received any evidence of underage voting. The Chairman of the committee, Abubakar Nahuce, told journalists on Friday that from his team’s interaction with civil society organisations and media, no evidence of underage voting […]

Nigeria Needs $2 Billion to Revive Lagos-Kano Rail Line – Osinbajo

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Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday said at least $2billion would be required to revive the Lagos-Kano Rail Line as part of efforts to boost local and international trade along the Northern and Southern zones. Osinbajo, who spoke at the opening of the inaugural edition of the Lagos-Kano Economic and Investment Summit held […]

#OurMumuDonDo: Sowore Leads Activists in Lagos as New Movement Against Oppressive Government Cabal Springs -Photos

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In what appears like the similar starting-out of popular #OccupyNigeria protest in 2012, some Nigerian youths have again commenced sensitization rallies in Lagos around the famous Gani Fawehinmi freedom park in Ojota, Lagos. “Our Mumu Don Do” group, co-led by Charles Oputa (a.k.a. Area Father, Charly Boy) today commenced a sensitization movement in Abuja and […]

Main Reason I Don’t Support The Calls for “Restructuring” – Omoyele Sowore

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Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Mr. Omoyele Sowore has explained why he is rather not joining the train campaigning for Restructuring in Nigeria. Sowore, who spoke at the 12th Gani Fawehinmi memorial symposium said restructuring has come to mean different things to different people, depending on their own interests. See video below: Video credit: ObjecTV Media

2019: Buhari Too Old, Too Tired To Run, Says Dele Momodu

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Ovation Mag publisher and prolific columnist of the Pendulum article series, Mr. Dele Momodu has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to nurse any intention to join race for the 2019 Presidential election. Momodu, also known as Bob Dee, declared that Presiden Buhari is too old to run again in 2019 during an interview with the […]