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Enugu elections exceptional, one of the best in country, says INEC …As Gov. Ugwuanyi, Deputy, assembly members-elect receive Certificates of Return

The national leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commended the peaceful and successful conduct of the just concluded general election in Enugu State, describing it as exceptional, one of the best in the country and a demonstration of “good electoral behavior”. The electoral umpire added that the …

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Archbishop Chukwuma applauds Ugwuanyi for innovative community development policy

The Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiastical Province and Bishop of Enugu Doicese (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Chukwuma, has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, for his administration’s peace and grassroots development initiatives, which gave the rural dwellers free hands to develop their communities. Archbishop Chukwuma, who spoke during …

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“Amaechi, APC supported us unconditionally,” Rivers AAC guber candidate …Submits petition to INEC, others

The African Action Congress, AAC governorship candidate in Rivers State, Engr. Biokpomabo Awara has expressed disappointment over the purported resignation of his running mate, Akpo Bomba Yeeh and his reported defection to the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP. Awara debunked claims by his erstwhile deputy candidate that the Minister of Transportation, …

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Nigeria’s former minister, Oby Ezekwesili wins Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer Award

Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, the former Education Minister of Nigeria, has been announced as Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer at the prestigious Forbes Woman Africa Awards inaugural gala dinner held this March in Durban, South Africa. A former vice-president for Africa of the World Bank, co-founder of Transparency International, and anti-corruption …

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 Bayelsa State PDP Chairman, Hon. Cleopas, thanks Bayelsans for massive support  

Chairman of the Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Moses Cleopas, has, profusely, thanked the people of the state for the massive support they gave the party during the last general elections, notwithstanding the daunting challenges they faced from opposition forces. Hon. Cleopas, in a statement by Chief …

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Buhari hosts APC Governors, Senators-elect to a dinner; Receives report of National Minimum Wage Committee

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, March 25, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday night hosted State Governors  and Senators-elect of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to a dinner at the new Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that those in attendance included the …

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Imo indigenes in New Jersey, New York, USA, celebrate Emeka Ihedioha’s victory in Imo Governorship election

Leading personalities from Imo State in New Jersey, United States of America came together, Sunday, to celebrate the electoral victory of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the governorship election, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. Hon. Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives beat other contestants, including the …

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No man’s interest is bigger than Rivers State, says Gov. Wike   ▪ Receives Former Rivers  State AAC Deputy Governorship Candidate

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that no one man’s  interest is bigger than the state, declaring that all leaders must work together to move Rivers State forward. Speaking during a solidarity visit by the Former African Action Congress ( AAC) Deputy Governorship Candidate,  Chief Akpo Bomba Yeeh …

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