JEGA SHOCKS SENATORS: ‘I WOULD NOT ALLOW YOU TO RIG YOURSELVES BACK TO THE SENATE’

The nominee chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Atahiru Jega, says he cannot be bought over by money if his appointment is confirmed by the senate. Mr. Jega, the current vice chancellor of Bayero University, Kano, stood for over four hours on the floor of the senate, convincing the lawmakers that he is good […]

JEGA LISTS CHALLENGES TO FREE POLL.

The new elections chief said on Wednesday the country faced “tremendous challenges” implementing reforms in time for polls due by next April and said establishing accurate voter lists was a vital first step. An electoral roll riddled with fictitious names and omitting legitimate voters was among the many problems of Nigeria’s last elections in 2007, […]

Finally, Jonathan’s 2011 Campaign kicks off in Bauchi

A grand rally to drum up support for President Goodluck Jonathan will be held in Bauchi on Saturday, THISDAY gathered from the organiser but the Presidency has however denied knowledge of the rally and the brains behind it. Similarly, some top politicians from the North have accused Bauchi State Governor Isa Yuguda of betraying the […]

Aondoakaa Boasts: I have no regrets!

Former Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr Mike Aondoakaa (SAN), has said that he has no regret whatsoever about the roles he played during the events of the ill health that led to the death of ex-President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua. He maintained he did all that for his love for the […]

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