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Ballot snatching and buying, underage and multiple voting, falsifying results and the suppression of turnout in opposition areas are among the abuses the National Assembly is trying to tackle with new legislation.

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Omosede Gabriella Igbinedion, Omosede Igbinedion - Nigeria Politics

The bid by Omosede Igbinedion, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for Ovia Federal Constituency, Edo State to seek re-election appeared slimmer by the day as hundreds of her supporters from the area abandoned her and defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC).Continue reading

Nigeria Senate

Senator Biodun Olujimi alleged that the Social Intervention Programme of the Federal Government, which was introduced by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has been politicised.Continue reading

Nigerian Trade Unions - Nigerian Labour Congress

“Following … the signing of the final report recommending 30,000 naira as the recommended new national minimum wage … the strike called to commence tomorrow has been suspended. We all need to stand ready in a state of full mobilization in case future action becomes necessary to push for the timely enactment and implementation of the new minimum wage.” Ozo-Eson said.Continue reading

Atiku Abubakar - Nigeria Politics Today

Raymond Clarke Amuna, President of the group: “He has never returned from his Dubai trips lucid enough to accept the reality in Nigeria possibly because his guilty conscience pricks him to know that the PDP could have done better for Nigeria in its 16 years of misrule.”Continue reading

Nigeria Nollywood Actress Georgina Onuoha

Nollywood Actress Georgina Onuoha: "In case we have forgotten our history. This is what dictatorship looks like. From 1983 Buhari, Badaginda and Abacha have overthrown governments and melted undue hardship and pure evil upon Nigeria as a nation and its citizenry."

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