Month: May 2019

INEC WITHDRAWS 64 CERTIFICATES OF RETURN

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that no fewer than 809 pre-election cases are currently pending before the courts across the country to challenge the primaries conducted by the political parties for the 2019 general election.The Commission’s chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, made the disclosure while presenting certificate of return to the Peoples Democratic Party …

EXPERTS SET AGENDA FOR EMEFIELE’S SECOND TERM

As Godwin Emefiele, the confirmed second –term Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), told Nigerians to tighten their belts for harder times ahead, some financial experts have started peering into the crystal ball on what his monetary policies on inflation and interest rates would be.To start with, the Chairman of the Chartered Institute …

CHILDREN’S DAY: NGO TASKS FG ON IDP’S WELFARE

(NAN)Golden Little Lights Organisation, an NGO, has called on the Federal Government to work on improving the welfare of Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Nigeria. Sharon Ashinze, the Co-founder, Golden Little Lights Organisation, made the call while speaking with newsmen while celebrating Children’s Day with children at the Gwoza and Bama IDP camps, Durumi, Abuja. …

INEC CONFIRMS PDP WINNER OF ZAMFARA POLLS

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bello Mohammed Matawalle, as the elected governor of Zamfara State, promising to issue him Certificate of Return, together with senators and House of Representatives-elect of the party on Monday. The Commission’s Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, who made the announcement during …