A Ride On The Deportation Plane

By Opoze Mark One person’s account of the fated deportation flight to Nigeria and the questions which remain to be answered. Some came in their pyjamas, a woman was handcuffed, a handful of men in silence, confused children who never stopped asking their mothers endless questions and a boy with his 25 x 12 size […]

EFCC Discovers NGN800M in Civil Servant’s Accounts.

Kunle Olasanmi, Abuja OPERATIVES of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have discovered over N800 million in the accounts of a Deputy Director in the Ministry of Transport, Mrs Phiana Chidi. It was gathered that the money was traced to proceeds from pension funds that she once managed in the Office of the Head […]

Anambra REC alleges Death threat.

ANAMBRA State resident electoral commissioner, Prof Chukwuemeka Onukaogu, said yesterday in Awka that he had been receiving death threats from some people in the state whose communities were yet to receive materials for the ongoing voters’ registration across the country. About 628 voting units in many parts of Anambra State are yet to be supplied […]

Sarah Jubril asks Court to void Jonathan’s candidacy

For getting only one vote during the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary election, a defeated aspirant during the contest, Mrs Sarah Jibril, has alleged foul play and has gone to the Federal High Court in Abuja to stop President Goodluck Jonathan from parading himself as winner of the election. The Director-General of the Sarah […]

Voters Registration: Senate summons Jega as Reps adjust electoral Act.

THE House of Representatives, on Tuesday, suspended its rules and amended Section 9 (5) of the Electoral Act 2010 to give the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) room to extend the ongoing voter registration. The bill, as amended by the House, is to abridge the time from 60 days to 30 days, within which the […]

Anambra Court Sacks Metuh

The festering crisis in the Anambra State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, [PDP] took a new dimension as an Anamabra High Court has restrained the national vice-chairman of the party, south east, Mr. Olisa Metu from parading himself as the PDP national vice chairman for the zone. President Goodluck Jonathan had on Sunday night […]

Anambra: INEC Discovers four DDC Machines at Deep forest .

INEC said that it had discovered four voters’ registration centres in a deep forest at Nteje in Oyi local government area of the state. The Deputy Governor of the state, Mr. Emeka Sibeudu, and the State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. Chukwuemeka Onukogu, led the team that made the discovery, following security reports made available to […]


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