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March 27, 2023

APC supporters protest in Abuja to demand congratulatory messages for President-elect Tinubu

“We have to defend the mandate freely given to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu because it is the right thing to do,” a supporter said.

APC supporters and President-elect Bola Tinubu
March 20, 2023

INEC declares Gov Bala Mohammed winner of Bauchi guber election

The former Abuja minister and PDP candidate scored 525,280 to ward off an ardent challenge from ex-military chief Sadiq Abubakar, who polled 432,272.

Bala Mohammed
July 17, 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari and Ademola Adeleke
June 30, 2022

17 officers killed, four Chinese abducted as Boko Haram moves to seize Shiroro power station

Authorities are yet to understand the extent of the attack on Wednesday evening, an official said.

Boko Haram and Power Plant used to illustrate the story
June 17, 2022

INEC accepts Ahmad Lawan as APC senatorial candidate for Yobe North

Mr Lawan did not participate in the primary. Bashir Machina, who contested the primary and won, has been challenging the party’s determination to misappropriate his mandate.

Ahmad Lawan and Bashir Machina
June 14, 2022

Ahmad Lawan loses out as placeholder goes rogue with senatorial ticket in Yobe

Mr Machina said he scored 289 out of 300 votes cast by delegates at primaries and vowed not to cede his mandate to Mr Lawan or anyone else.

Bashir Sheriff Machina/Ahmad Lawan
June 12, 2022

I’m too influential to accept presidential ticket from Peter Obi’s Labour Party: Bashir Ahmad

The former social media aide to the president has faced online ridicule since failing to clinch the House of Representatives ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Kano.

Peter Obi/Ahmad Bashir
June 9, 2022

Killer herdsmen dropped by helicopter killed dozens in Southern Kaduna; burial held: Adara Leader

Awemi Maisamari said all witnesses so far emphasised how a helicopter was used to coordinate the attack, and the details they supplied have been documented.

Destroyed village
June 2, 2022

Bala Mohammed reappoints Kashim as Bauchi SSG after relinquishing governorship ticket

Ibrahim Kashim, who had been seen as a placeholder for Mr Mohammed, announced he was no longer interested in running for governor just days after winning the ticket.

Bala Mohammed/Ibrahim Kashim
June 1, 2022

PDP delegate donates N13 million from national convention cash haul to Kaduna orphans

Tanko Rossi Sabo, of Sanga Local Government Area, told Peoples Gazette he donated the money to his people because he felt they needed it more.

Tanko Rossi Sabo