Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, secured 273,404 votes to defeat defeated Uche Nwosu of the Action Alliance (AA) and Senator Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Nwosu, who was backed by Governor Rochas Okorocha, finished second with 190,364 votes; followed by Senator Uzodinma who got 96,458 votes.
Danjuma Shiddi of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has emerged winner of the Wukari/Ibi Federal Constituency seat in Taraba. Declaring the result in Wukari, the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) Returning Officer, Prof. Chibiya Shangu said Mr Shiddi polled 39,312 votes to defeat his close rival, Prof. Yakubu Aliyara of Action Alliance (AA) who gotContinue reading “APGA wins Federal constituency seat in Taraba”
Many polling units affected by card reader hitches have resorted to manual voting.
OfficialAPCNg officials allegedly paying N3,000 for votes in Isako west LGA.
At several polling units in Mandawa ward, Gwale LGA of Kano Central, vote-buying is done openly, with party agents influencing voters’ decision at the cubicle. Voters are being offered N500.
An OfficialPDPNig agent was allegedly shot dead by security agents at ward 10, Akuku-Torun LGA of Rivers.
Governor of Rivers state, governor Wike has taken a swipe at the DG Campaign Organization or the APC and minister of Transport Rotimi Amaechi Tweeting from the tweeter handle Wike said “I did not take APC to court . I never went to court against the APC. The matter is between APC and APC. HowContinue reading “Rivers showdown”
Police DPRO Iheanacho ifeanyi Omuta Lagos state command, took to Twitter to express his anger towards his colleagues harassing Nigerians everyday and collecting money from them. He gave out his phone number to the public to call him anytime they are being asked for bribes by any police officer in the state. 08036994334. I donContinue reading “Police officer outraged at fellow policemen collecting bribes from public.”
Three people have been confirmed dead after gunmen struck in an early Sunday morning raid on Kikon Village of Numan Local Government Area in Adamawa State. The attackers suspected to be herdsmen rode into the village on motorbikes setting houses and food barns on fire. They also reportedly carted away cattle belonging to the farmers.