An international donor agency, Oxfam, in collaboration with its sister organisation in Nigeria, Civil Society Coalition for Poverty Eradication (CISCOPE), whose sole aim is to help in reducing hardships to the hurting and displaced persons around the world, has donated relief materials to 9,000 internally-displaced persons.
The All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) says, it will tell the police and other security agencies to ensure that fake police and security agencies do not get near polling stations during the forthcoming elections.
Despite the Emir of Kano's call for peaceful political campaigns, a young man reportedly lost his life on Thursday evening on Kano- Maiduguri road, living a lot of other people with various degrees of injury. Six buses were also set ablaze during the clashc.
In the spirit of 2015 general elections, a network of civil society organizations from the South-East Geo-political zone under the auspices of South- East Governance Network [SEGON], has advocated for peaceful elections.
The People Democratic Party (PDP) governorship standard-bearer, Sen. Simeon Ajibola, has declared that what he has done for his Senatorial District as a Senator was more than what Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has done for the state.
As various aspirants in the forthcoming February 2015 general election intensify campaigns aimed at wooing the electorates for votes, the Labour Party candidate for Oredo East Constituency, Osasere Blessing Sam-Atoe, said the party does not believe in “god-fatherism’ in politics, while insisting that his emergence as the party’s candidate was determine by his popularity within the party.
The presidential candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP), Chief Chekwas Okorie, on Wednesday vowed to remove immunity clause from the nation’s constitution on criminal matters for the president, vice-president governors and their deputies to enable those in executive position to tread with caution.
Barely a week after the Ogun State Governor and the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress in the Feburary 28th election, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, explained why Olokola free trade zone project failed, governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party SDP in Ogun State, Senator Akin Odunsi, Thursday asked people of Ogun Waterside Local Government of the State to vote for the restoration of over 10,000 jobs lost through the antagonistic policy of government against the Olokola Project.
The Minister of State for Education, Prof. Viola Onwuliri, Wednesday challenged Heads of Federal Government (FG) Ministries and Parastatals in Imo State to showcase the projects carried out by President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration in the State.
As the June 17, 2015, International Telecommunications Union (ITU) deadline for the transition from analogue to digital broadcasting in Nigeria draws nearer, Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS), the mouthpiece of Anambra State, yesterday, unveiled its readiness to embrace the new trend in broadcasting.
The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor has reiterated the needs for the electorates to courageously vote for the candidates of their choice in accordance to their conscience.