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Nigerians In Ghana Blame ‘Incompetent’ Buhari For Election Postponement

Some Nigerian residents in Ghana, have expressed shock and disappointment at the postponement of the Nigeria’s presidential and National Assembly elections hours before voting was scheduled to start, blaming incumbent President Buhari for the decision. Announcing the postponement of the polls about 3 a.m. last Saturday, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said: “Following

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Very late on Friday 15th February news filtered into the grapevine that the elections scheduled for Saturday 16th February has been postponed. While speculations were still ongoing as for the reason for it. It was revealed that INEC chairman was still in a meeting with stakeholders. However, much later, the INEC Chairman announced the postponement, revealing the new date as

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Many Dead, Others Missing As Boko Haram Ambush Borno Governor’s Convoy

The convoy of the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, was attacked on Tuesday by Boko Haram gunmen, on his way to campaign in a remote border village, along Maiduguri-Gambu Road, which leads to Chad Republic. The governor’s spokesman, Isa Gusau, confirmed the incident but failed to provide details. However, eye witnesses reported that at least five persons including a soldier

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WakeUpAfrica360 EXCLUSIVE; APC School Feeding Program A Fact Or A Hoax?

The Federal Government, under the President Buhari administration, launched a Home-Grown School Feeding Program (HGSFP), through its National Social Investment Programme (NSIP), in 2015. The aim of the HGSFP, is to tackle poverty and improve the health and education of children and other vulnerable group, by providing at least one balanced and nutritious meal a day to pupils in Primary

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Chaos As Hoodlums Throws Stones At Buhari, Osinbajo, Others During APC Ogun State Rally

The Presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, ended abruptly as quite a number of hoodlums who support a rival political party and its governorship candidate, arrived the stadium venue, chanting the praises of their own candidate, and at same time threw stones at all the dignitaries, including President

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Why President Sisi’s AU Chairmanship is a mockery of democracy in Africa

Egypt’s President, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has been elected chairman of the African Union at the continental body’s summit in Ethiopia. African Union chairmanship is given to the leader of a country every year through elections. Even though they do not have great authority, being elected as term chairman of the AU has symbolic value and by all means the character

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