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The two leading contenders for office of the president of Kenya, William Ruto and Raila Odinga, continue to be in a close race as results of the presidential election trickle in. While different tallying groups and media houses in Kenya have different figures to show for the two candidates, the constant is the close race...
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4 months ago
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Spirited efforts by major stakeholders to arrive at an acceptable consensus presidential candidate ahead of today’s All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary collapsed last night, it was gathered. Our correspondents report that the presidency, the APC governors and the leadership of the ruling party were not on the same page even though marathon meetings were...
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4 months ago
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Hours before the start of the APC national convention, President Muhammadu Buhari is said to be having meeting with governors of northern states who are members of the ruling party, APC. The meeting is being held at the State House in Abuja, it was learnt. The meeting is being held hours before the APC picks...
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If the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, thinks it is going to sell Nigerians another dummy, it should do a rethink because Nigeria needs PDP now more than ever. Whereas democracy is about popular choices and participation, it is increasingly becoming debatable, whether or not party members, not nuanced in the general make up of the...
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The All Progressives Congress governorship primaries held on Thursday deepened the crises in the party’s state chapters as some factions held parallel congresses while others boycotted the polls entirely. Some aspirants in Ogun, Lagos, Rivers, and Ebonyi states in separate interviews with The PUNCH, faulted the delegate lists used for the primaries. While opposing factions in...