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Atiku vs Buhari: Nigerian women storm Abuja, beg Atiku to concede defeat

Atiku vs Buhari: Nigerian women storm Abuja, beg Atiku to concede defeat

Nigerian women on Friday had a two-million-woman rally in Abuja to appeal to Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in...
INEC fixes presidential/N’Assembly supplementary elections March 9

INEC fixes presidential/N’Assembly supplementary elections March 9

The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it will conduct supplementary elections on Saturday, March 9 in places where elections did not take place...
Alao-Akala dumps opposition coalition, aligns with APC

Alao-Akala dumps opposition coalition, aligns with APC

A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Friday said he was no longer part of the alliance formed by leading opposition...
Alleged election rigging: Atiku, PDP leaders show video proofs to Abdulsalami, Kukah, others

Alleged election rigging: Atiku, PDP leaders show video proofs to Abdulsalami, Kukah, others

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, and the National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, have shown video clips of...
I’m very grateful, even in defeat –Banky W

I’m very grateful, even in defeat –Banky W

Banky W, musician and filmmaker, who contested in the recently held National Assembly election to represent Eti-Osa constituency, Lagos at the House of Representatives,...
APC suspends Okorocha, Amosun over anti-party activities

APC suspends Okorocha, Amosun over anti-party activities

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has suspended Ibikunle Amosun and Rochas Okorocha, governors of Ogun and Imo states receptively, from...

Update: Woman butchered by unknown persons on Election day in Abuja undergoes first surgery...

The woman brutally attacked by unknown persons in the Kuje area of Abuja on election day has undergone first surgery. Recall that LIB reported how...
Feb 23 will be declared Kwara Liberation day – Lai Mohammed

Feb 23 will be declared Kwara Liberation day – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday said that last Saturday date, February 23, will be declared as Kwara Liberation...
Ogun ADC demands electoral officer’s arrest over alleged malpractice

Ogun ADC demands electoral officer’s arrest over alleged malpractice

The African Democratic Congress has called for the arrest of the electoral officer in charge of Yewa North/Imeko-Afon federal constituency in Ogun State over...
Adamawa APC petitions INEC over presidential results

Adamawa APC petitions INEC over presidential results

The All Progressives Congress in Adamawa State has said the conduct of the presidential and National Assembly elections in the state was marred with...
I declared Okorocha winner under duress – Returning officer

I declared Okorocha winner under duress – Returning officer

The Returning Officer for the Imo West senatorial election on Saturday, Prof Innocent Ibeawuchi,  has alleged  that he  was forced to declare Governor Rochas...
Observer group wants elections cancelled in Benue North West

Observer group wants elections cancelled in Benue North West

The Grassroots Empowerment Initiative for Positive Change and Development on Monday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to cancel the just-concluded presidential and National...
2019 presidency: Atiku promises to build refineries in Akwa Ibom

Atiku narrowly defeats Buhari in Edo

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar narrowly won the presidential election in Edo state with 7,849 votes more than his main rival, President Muhammadu Buhari. The State Collation...
Okorocha says Buhari will sweep poll

Buhari wins Kano with 1.4m votes

The Presidential candidate of  the All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated his opponent, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku of the Peoples Democratic Party,  with over...
Agbaje kicks against election violence in Lagos

Agbaje kicks against election violence in Lagos

The governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has kicked against the violence carried out across the state during...
Buhari wins seven states, Atiku four, PDP rejects results

Buhari wins seven states, Atiku four, PDP rejects results

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday started the announcement of the results of Saturday’s presidential election. As of the time of filing this report,...
Atiku remains confident, says collated results shows he’s leading

Atiku remains confident, says collated results shows he’s leading

Buhari, Atiku in tight race but according to the Atiku Abubakar, who ran on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), collated results show...
PDP Rejects Presidential Election Results

PDP Rejects Presidential Election Results

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have said no to and rejected the February 23rd presidential election results being announced by INEC. The party’s National Chairman,...
INEC Officer Disappears With Election Results To Protest Non-Payment Of Allowances

INEC Officer Disappears With Election Results To Protest Non-Payment Of Allowances

The elections conducted in a polling unit in Birnin-Gwari local government area of Kaduna State were cancelled after a presiding officer disappeared with the...
INEC 'Steps Down' Rivers LGA Results Where Buhari Scored 72,000 Votes

INEC ‘Steps Down’ Rivers LGA Results Where Buhari Scored 72,000 Votes

Due to disagreement between officials and party agents, the collation officer of the presidential election in River state, Annefiok Essien has 'stepped down' the...
Lai Mohammed mocks Saraki, says Kwara is free at last

Lai Mohammed Mocks Saraki, Says Kwara Is Free At Last

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says with the outcome of last Saturday’s elections, Kwara is free “from a choking and...
"We have original results," PDP rejects INEC's presidential election result

“We Have Original Results,” PDP Rejects INEC’s Presidential Election Result

The opposition party's chairman said all results currently being announced by INEC are incorrect and unacceptable to the party and the Nigerian people. He accused...
Melaye Wins Kogi West Senatorial Seat

Melaye Wins Kogi West Senatorial Seat

Melaye, who contested on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 85,395 votes, against his closest opponent, Smart Adeyemi, who secured 66,901...
BREAKING: After 14 LGs, Buhari Leading Atiku In Lagos By Almost 70,000 Votes

BREAKING: After 14 LGs, Buhari Leading Atiku In Lagos By Almost 70,000 Votes

The difference in all these votes comes to almost 70,000. resident Muhammadu Buhari is leading according to results announced in 17 Local Government Areas (LGAs)...
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JUST IN: Mimiko Loses Ondo Central Senatorial Seat

Mimiko, who is the candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) for Ondo Central Senatorial District, lost to Ayo Akinyelure, candidate of the Peoples Democratic...
Atiku Defeats Buhari In Nine Out Of LGAs In Rivers

Atiku Defeats Buhari In Nine Out Of Ten LGAs In Rivers

Of the ten LGAs announced, the APC won only in Asari-Toru LGA. Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has won nine...
How Buhari Won In 15 Of 16 LGAs In Kwara

How Buhari Won In 15 Of 16 LGAs In Kwara

Premium Times reports that President Muhammadu Buhari won in 15 of the 16 local governments in Kwara State in last Saturday’s presidential election. Mr Buhari,...
U.S lawmaker warns INEC against tampering and manipulation of results

U.S lawmaker warns INEC against tampering and manipulation of results

U.S lawmaker warns INEC against tampering and manipulation of results Rep Chris Smith, an American politician currently serving his 20th term as the U.S. Representative...
Atiku condemns electoral violence, mourns victims

Atiku condemns electoral violence, mourns victims

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, has condemned the violence that claimed the lives of innocent Nigerians during Saturdays...
Soldiers killed my daughter, father of slain INEC official mourns

Soldiers killed my daughter, father of slain INEC official mourns

Sir Daperi Amachree took to his Facebook page on Sunday to mourn his daughter, Ibisaki Amachree, who served as an ad hoc official of...

Shina Peller wins Iseyin Federal Constituency seat

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Sunday declared the All Progressives Congress candidate, Mr Oluwashinaayomi Peller, winner of the Iseyin/ Itesiwaju/ Iwajowa and Kajola...
Orji Kalu Defeats Mao Ohabunwa To Win Abia North Senatorial Seat

Orji Kalu Defeats Mao Ohabunwa To Win Abia North Senatorial Seat

Former Governor of Abia state, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has beaten Senator Mao Ohabunwa to clinch the seat for Abia North Senatorial District. INEC confirmed late on...
Saraki ‘hits’ Buhari, exposes massive fraud in oil sector

Saraki Loses Senatorial Seat To APC’s Oloriegbe

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has lost the Kwara Central Senatorial District election to Ibrahim Oloriegbe of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Returning Officer,...
Dino Melaye leads Adeyemi in race for Kogi West Senatorial seat

Dino Melaye leads Adeyemi in race for Kogi West Senatorial seat

The Returning Officer for Kogi West Senatorial district, Prof. Emmanuel Bala has announced the results of four out of seven local government council’s in...
PDP names 154-member Campaign Council [Full list]

PDP senatorial candidate kicks as INEC official mutilates results

The senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun East, Deola Shosanwo, has kicked against alleged discrepancies in the results for the district. The...
Tinubu Has Revealed What He’ll Do If Elections Results Are Announced

Tinubu Has Revealed What He’ll Do If Elections Results Are Announced

Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has stated he’ll be a true democrat if election results are announced. The News...
Buhari Records Zero Votes At Ekweremadu’s Polling Unit

Buhari Records Zero Votes At Ekweremadu’s Polling Unit

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu delivered his polling unit excellently as President Buhari secured no votes at all. Mr Ekweremadu, who voted...
So Sad!! Woman Stabbed In Fight At Polling Unit In Osun State

Nine killed in Rivers as army, police confirm soldier’s death

Nine persons were feared killed in Abonnema, Akoku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State during Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections. This is just as...
IPOB Members Chill With Beer Bottles After Boycotting Elections (Photos)

One killed as mixed reactions greet elections in Oyo

A secondary school leaver, Monsuru Rasaq, was shot dead on Saturday at Ward 2, unit 14, Ibadan South East local Government Area of Oyo...
Emmanuel’s security aide abducted in Akwa Ibom

Emmanuel’s security aide abducted in Akwa Ibom

The Senior Special Adviser on Security Matters to Governor Udom Emmanuel, Capt Iniobong Ekong, has been abducted. It was gathered that Ekong was picked up...
Akpabio, Jonathan’s ex-aide deliver units for Buhari, Duke loses

Akpabio, Jonathan’s ex-aide deliver units for Buhari, Duke loses

President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress beat the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, at the polling unit of Senator...
Okorocha says Buhari will sweep poll

Okorocha says Buhari will sweep poll

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will be re-elected. Okorocha who voted alongside his wife, Nkechi, at 11:18am...
BREAKING NEWS!! Serious War Going On In Rivers State As Soldiers Invades Home, Many Feared Dead (See Photos)

Ballot box snatchers kill three Delta voters, repelled in Edo

Three persons were killed and two others sustained gunshot injuries in Delta State after being shot by suspected ballot box snatchers. The incident occurred at...
PDP wins Orokere Ward 06 in Mopamuro, Kogi

PDP wins Orokere Ward 06 in Mopamuro, Kogi

The Peoples Democratic Party won Ward 6  at Orekere-Amuro in Mopamuro LGA of Kogi State, according to the interim result announced by the collation...

Violence mars polls as Buhari, Atiku show strength

President Muhammadu Buhari has won in his unit in Daura, Katsina State, in the presidential and National Assembly elections held throughout the country on...
Nigeria Decides: Live 2019 presidential election results

Nigeria Decides: Live 2019 presidential election results

Results of the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly Elections have started coming gradually. While the elections are still ongoing in most centres and polling units...

So Sad!! Woman Stabbed In Fight At Polling Unit In Osun State

Lady being assisted after getting stabbed by another voter at a polling unit in Osun state. A woman has been stabbed at a polling station...
INEC reveals timeframe for announcing winner of presidential election

BREAKING: INEC extends voting time for polling units with challenges

The Independent National Electoral Commission has ordered the extension of voting time for some polling units which experienced delay due to technical challenges and...

YOUR OPINION:- This Is The Most Horrible Election In The History of Nigeria (Read...

In the space of few hours into the Election, a whole lot of horrible experiences have went down and is still happening as I...
Nigeria decides 2019: Results, Updates, Top Stories of presidential, NASS elections

“They Just Burnt Our Votes” – Votes On Fire As People Flee In Lagos...

Happening at Ago Palace Way, Isolo Lagos, votes by Nigerians were burnt after they had voted. Watch the video and see as the votes burn...