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The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) has dismissed a petition challenging the victory of by President Muhammadu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the presidential election. The Coalition for Change (C4C) and its presidential candidate, Geff Chizee Ojinika, had filed the petition marked: CA/PEPTL/003/2019, in which they complained of unlawful Continue Reading
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Thirty-two-year-old Adebo Ogundoyin, a member representing Ibarapa East, Monday emerged the Oyo State House of Assembly Speaker. Ogundoyin, a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, emerged unopposed and with the unanimous voice vote of the 32-member assembly. The lawmaker representing Ona Ara state constituency Akinola Adekunle Alabi was elected the deputy speaker. Continue Reading
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The Nigerian elections in 2019 that brought President Muhammadu Buhari back into office for a second term were marred by political violence, some of it by soldiers and police officers, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Monday. Buhari defeated Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the keenly-contested poll. HRW called on Buhari […]Continue Reading