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The US Department of State has announced that it is “imposing visa restrictions on Nigerians believed to be responsible for, or complicit in, undermining democracy in Nigeria”. This was made known in a statement by Morgan Ortagus, spokesperson of the US department of state. “The United States is a steadfast supporter of Nigerian democracy. We […]Continue Reading
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The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has turned down the request made by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar for more time to close their case. This was after PDP lawyer, Chris Uche asked for more time from the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. Chairman of the tribunal, Justice Mohammed Garba says […]Continue Reading
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The five-man Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja on Monday watched the four video clips presented by the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate for the February 23 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to prove some of the allegations in their petition challenging the outcome of the polls. The video clips were an interview which […]Continue Reading
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Salisu Maijigiri, chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina, has alleged that Atiku Abubakar, the party’s presidential candidate, won the election in the state. Muhammadu Buhari, who was the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and eventually declared winner, hails from Katsina. Majigiri’s statement is contrary to the results announced by the Continue Reading
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The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday resumed its petition at the Presidential Election Tribunal by calling Buba Galadima as its first witness. The PDP and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar are challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory at the February 23 poll. Under cross-examination by President Buhari’s counsel, Wole Olanipekun asked Continue Reading