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August 10, 2022

Adamawa: INEC says 40,000 people yet to collect their PVCs  

Only 16,000 PVCs from the 56,000 cards printed by the electoral body between June and December 2021 were collected.

Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) used to illustrate the story
June 28, 2022

Nnamdi Kanu can’t go on bail, court rules

“If the defendant is dissatisfactory, he has the Appeal Court to go to. This application is accordingly dismissed.”

Nnamdi Kanu
June 15, 2022

We’re 95% ready for Osun guber election, says INEC

Mr Raji also stated that the commission had commenced training of staff, Ad-hoc staff and other stakeholders.

Ballot box
May 9, 2022

Flight Resumption: Few passengers board airlines at Enugu airport

The usually busy Akanu Ibiam International Airport was a shadow of itself as the facility was virtually empty with few workers.

Air Peace, Ibom Air
April 14, 2022

Russia threatens to nuclear bomb Sweden, Finland if they join NATO

Lithuania said Russia’s threats were nothing new and that it had deployed nuclear weapons to Kaliningrad long before the war in Ukraine.

Nuclear weapon
March 25, 2022

APC national convention illegal; INEC shouldn’t recognise it: PDP

“But the APC, having been defunct on December 8, 2020…ceases, in the eyes of the law, to be a political party,” PDP explained.

February 7, 2022

FG to give loans to ex-Niger Delta militants

“A lot of them have shown interest, and I am hoping that maybe, by tomorrow, they will form themselves into different clusters in the value chain of several products.”

Niger Delta Militants (Credit: ThisDay)
October 29, 2021

2023: CAN cautions APC, PDP, others against same religion ticket

The Christian association said, “We don’t want Christian/Christian ticket nor Muslim/Muslim ticket”.

President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Samson Ayokunle
May 6, 2021

UGM abduct varsity students in Abia

The number and identity of the abducted students was still being ascertained by authorities.