Buhari’s Govt Sidelined Me Despite Helping APC Defeat PDP In 2015 – Atiku

Buhari’s Govt Sidelined Me Despite Helping APC Defeat PDP In 2015 – Atiku
 

SAN FRANCISCO, September 06 (THEWILL) – Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday opened-up that he has been sidelined by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari despite using his contacts and resources to help the All Progressives Congress, APC, defeat the Peoples Democra...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

Group Apologises For Influencing el-Rufai’s Election In 2015

Group Apologises For Influencing el-Rufai’s Election In 2015
 

By Orjime Moses, Abuja A group, under the auspices of Concerned Southern Kaduna APC Youths, yesterday, apologised to members and the people over the role it played in ensuring that Mallam Nasir el-Rufai was elected as governor of Kaduna State. The group said it never expected the kind treatment mete...

Posted on Aug 19, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 19, 2017

How I Almost Lost Re-Election in 2015 —Okorocha

How I Almost Lost Re-Election in 2015 —Okorocha
 

By Chinonso Alozie Owerri — Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, yesterday, alleged that he almost lost the race to be re-elected in 2015, saying: “The correct votes of the people of Mbaise did not count.” Chief Rochas Okorocha The governor was quoted to have made this statement when some tr...

Posted on Jun 27, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 27, 2017

2015 : I’m Coming With My Own Account, Says Jonathan

2015 : I’m Coming With My Own Account, Says Jonathan
 

•Dismisses ‘many distortions’ by respondents in Adeniyi’s book Former President Goodluck Jonathan is clearly not enjoying the many barbs fired at him by his erstwhile political allies in the book ‘Against the Run of Play’, written by Olusegun Adeniyi, a former special adviser on media an...

Posted on Apr 30, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 30, 2017

2015 Election: I’m Also Writing A Book –  Tinubu

2015 Election: I’m Also Writing A Book –  Tinubu
 

SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, (THEWILL) – National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has revealed that he is working on a book to provide insight on the 2015 election. Speaking at the launch of ‘Against the Run of Play’, a book by Olusegun Adeniyi, a renowned journ...

Posted on Apr 29, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 29, 2017

Nigeria’s Jonathan Blames Obama for 2015 Election Defeat

Nigeria’s Jonathan Blames Obama for 2015 Election Defeat
 

Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan has blamed Barack Obama for his 2015 presidential election defeat to Muhammadu Buhari, alleging the former US president headed a global conspiracy to get rid of him. Jonathan made the allegations in a new book out on Friday called “Against The Run of Play”, which do...

Posted on Apr 27, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 27, 2017

INEC Suspends 205 Staffs In 16 States For Receiving Bribes During 2015 Elections

INEC Suspends 205 Staffs In 16 States For Receiving Bribes During 2015 Elections
 

BEVERLY HILLS, April 12, (THEWILL) – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has written the presidency for further action on six of its former personnel involved in alleged N23 billion election bribe which includes one of its retired National Commissioner and five Resident El...

Posted on Apr 13, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 13, 2017

Nigeria Customs Cuts Duty on Vehicles Bought on or Before 2015

Nigeria Customs Cuts Duty on Vehicles Bought on or Before 2015
 

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, has adjusted payment of duty on old vehicles, placing 60 per cent rebate across board on vehicles bought on or before 2015. The Acting Public Relations Officer of the service, Joseph Attah, announced the grace period for auto duty payment on Wednesday ...

Posted on Mar 9, 2017 - Last updated on Mar 9, 2017

2015 Polls: INEC Secures Prosecution of 61 Electoral Offenders

2015 Polls: INEC Secures Prosecution of 61 Electoral Offenders
 

By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, said it successfully prosecuted 61 cases of electoral offences which emanated from the 2015 general election. Chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, stated this, yesterday, in Abuja when he received i...

Posted on Jan 5, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 5, 2017

Igbo students to support Jonathan in 2015

Igbo students to support Jonathan in 2015
 

By Sam Akadoro –  Special Correspondent Sapele   The College of Education, Warri, chapter of the Igbo Students Alumni Congress (ISAC) has commended President Goodluck Jonathan on his effort in transforming education in the country. While speaking during the event, the president of the associ...

Posted on Oct 17, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 17, 2014

2015: Play The Game According To The Rule, Borno CP Urges Politicians

2015: Play The Game According To The Rule, Borno CP Urges Politicians
 

SAN FRANCISCO, October 16, (THEWILL) – Politicians in Borno State have been told not to see the forthcoming general election as a do-or-die affair, urging them to adhere strictly by the electoral law. The State Police Commissioner, Clement Adoda, gave the advice Thursday, while addressing represen...

Posted on Oct 17, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 17, 2014

2015 Elections: INEC Moves To Ascertain Number Of Internally Displaced Persons

2015 Elections: INEC Moves To Ascertain Number Of Internally Displaced Persons
 

Concerned by the high level of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has engaged the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) on how to make Nigerians, who have moved from their original locations to ot...

Posted on Oct 17, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 17, 2014

2015: APC Urged To Suspend Adamawa Governorship Primaries

2015: APC Urged To Suspend Adamawa Governorship Primaries
 

Bindow Jibrilla Campaign Organisation has urged the All Progress Congress (APC) to suspend Adamawa govenorship primaries for 2015.   The Director General of the campaign organisation, Alhaji Abdulrahman Jimeta, made the appeal on Thursday at a press briefing in Yola.   Jimeta said the part...

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 16, 2014

OPINION: ENUGU 2015: UNDERSTANDING WHY AYOGU EZE IS UNSTOPPABLE

OPINION: ENUGU 2015: UNDERSTANDING WHY AYOGU EZE IS UNSTOPPABLE
 

One of the good things going for the 2015 general elections was the declaration by the ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP, that all consensus governorship candidates raised by party’s state chapters, null and void. The warning by the party’s national leadership that state chapters’ execut...

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 16, 2014

South Africa could replace Morocco as 2015 Afcon hosts

South Africa could replace Morocco as 2015 Afcon hosts
 

South Africa has emerged as a major candidate to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) should the event be cancelled in Morocco due to the Ebola outbreak. The Ebola virus epidemic in west Africa has so far affected more than 8000 people in the worst outbreak of its kind in history. Morocco has...

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 16, 2014

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