Here is what Festus Keyamo has to say about the postponement of the elections

Here is what Festus Keyamo has to say about the postponement of the elections

Spokesperson of the Buhari Campaign Organization, Festus Keyamo, has condemned the postponement of the elections by INEC. In a statement released on Saturday morning, Keyamo said there are indications that INEC is working with PDP to frustrate Nigerians because they know they would lose the elections. Read his statement below We have just received with great disappointment and disillusionment the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its decision to postpone the Presidential/National…

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PDP alleges unavailability of materials in Osun day to elections

…says ‘we left CBN in frustration after waiting without seeing anything” The Peoples Democratic Party,  PDP Osun State has alleged that it left the premises of the Central Bank of Nigeria, alongside other opposition political parties in frustration on Thursday after election materials failed to arrive the state.It therefore expressed fear of looming crises that would ground the electoral processes in the state.  This revelation was contained in a statement issues on Friday by the state…

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Global Girls Network holds advocacy rally against rape In Osogbo, asks parents to promptly report cases

  A Non Governmental Organization, NGO, Global Girls Network, on Thursday took over the streets of Osogbo, capital of Osun state to advocate against the spate of rape cases in the state and across the country.The organisation charged parents and guardians in Nigeria to join hands and wage war against rape, saying that prompt report of rape cases would assist the police in its prosecution.The group, populates by youths, also called on Nigerians to join…

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Go out and vote, security agents will protect your lives, Osun gov tells voters, declares Friday public holiday

Osun State Governor, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola has charged eligible voters in the state to go out and exercise their franchise during the February 16, 2019 general elections, assuring them of adequate security of their lives and property before, during and after the elections.This urge came as the state government declared tomorrow, Friday, February 15, a public holiday to enable eligible voters in the state, especially the civil servants to prepare and participate in the presidential…

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Avoid acts that can instigate violence during elections, expert advises Nigerians

Nigerians have been advised to refrain from any act capable of instigating violence before, during and after the forthcoming elections. An expert on Peace and Conflict Resolution, Dr Olaitan Adeleke gave this charge while speaking in Ede, Osun State at a special lecture organised by Rotary Club of Ede to sensitize the public on the need for peaceful conduct during the coming elections. According to Adeleke, it is when all stakeholders follow the rule of the game that peaceful…

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16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

At least 16 people sustained serious injuries when the convoy of the Minister of Technology and former governor of Abia State, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu allegedly rammed into a bus carrying passengers in Ebonyi State. The incident occurred along the military cantonment axis of the Abakaliki/Afikpo highway. The bus was carrying passengers from Abakaliki to Uburu, Ohaozara local government area of Ebonyi state while the Minister’s convoy was heading to Abakaliki, the state capital. According to reports, the Minister…

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Mauro Icardi stripped of Inter Milan captaincy amidst rumours he”s leaving the club

Mauro Icardi stripped of Inter Milan captaincy amidst rumours he”s leaving the club

Mauro Icardi has been stripped of the Inter Milan captaincy and replaced with goalkeeper Samir Handanovic amid speculation the Argentina forward is set to leave the club. The Italian club announced on Wednesday that, “the club can confirm that Samir Handanovic is the new captain of the team”. The switch comes as Icardi, 25, has yet to sign a new contract amid protracted negotiations between the club and his wife Wanda Nara, who also acts as…

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EFCC arrests 8 suspected Internet fraudsters in Ilorin

EFCC arrests 8 suspected Internet fraudsters in Ilorin

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office have arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters following a tip-off and surveillance carried out around Irewolede, Ilorin, Kwara State. A statement from the antigraft agency says the suspects who were rounded up at about 9.35pm on February 11, 2019 include, Chimezie Paul, 19; Oluwakayode Adebayo, 25; Mustapha Akeem, 19; Ezedigboo Paschal, 19; Mustapha Suleiman, 21; Mohammed Umar Faruk, 25; Abolarin Samuel Sunday, 23, and…

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‘Do not allow yourselves to be used to cause violence’ – President Buhari says as he signs final peace accord

‘Do not allow yourselves to be used to cause violence’ – President Buhari says as he signs final peace accord

Earlier today, President Buhari and other presidential candidates from other political parties signed the second and final 2019 National Peace Accord in Abuja. At the event which held at the International conference center, Abuja, President buhari advised Nigerian youths not to allow themselves to be used to cause violence during the forthcoming elections. See his full speech below… Another election is upon us and not unexpectedly, there is anxiety in the air. This is typical of any form…

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Elections: Atiku, Buhari arrive ICC to sign second Peace Accord

Elections: Atiku, Buhari arrive ICC to sign second Peace Accord

President Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and his opponent from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, have arrived at the International Conference Center, ICC, in Abuja, for the second signing of the National Peace Accord. According to report from dailypost. The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland; former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd); Bishop Mathew Kukah, as well as other members of the National Peace Committee…

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