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By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Okowa Media Consultant Exposes How PDP Rigged 2015 Election in Delta State

Okowa LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The finger of God is on the move and divinely in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Delta State Chapter as the Media Consultant to both the Peoples Democratic Party More...

By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015
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Buhari’s Campaign Promises and Urgent Need of the Nigerian State

President Muhammadu Buhari By Debo Adeniyi LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is a historic experience for the first time since 1999 to have a change in government where the opposition party is taking over the affairs More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
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Moses Siasia to Declare for Bayelsa Governorship Race, Says He Wants to Rescue Bayelsan from Bondage

Moses Siasia LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A successful Bayelsa State business man, Moses Siasia has declared his intention to contest for the position of Governor of Bayelsa State when the contest for the political More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Omo-Agege Rejects Delta Central Senatorial Result, Heads To Tribunal

Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Chapter of Labour Party, LP, have rejected the Delta Central senatorial district result announced by the Independent National Election on Sunday More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
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Jonathan Raises Alarm, Says Powerful Forces Are After Him for Failing Election

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan has raised the alarm that some powerful forces in the country are after him following his inability to win the March 28 general More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2015
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GUBER POLLS: Uduaghan Commends INEC, Deltans for Peaceful Conduct

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, Governor of Delta State casting his vote in his Abigborode home town during the 2015 Governorship election. LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gov Emmanuel Uduaghan has commended Deltans for conducting More...

By admin On Friday, April 10th, 2015
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Lagos Police Deploy 36,204 Personnel, Armoured Carriers, Gun Boats for Saturday’s Polls

IGP Suleiman Abba LAGOS APRIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos Police Command has deployed no fewer than 36,204 police personnel, 15 armoured personnel carriers, 5 gun boats and 2 helicopters among others security More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Presidential Elections: Jonathan’s Act is Historic, Heroic and Statesmanlike- Uduaghan

from left; Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State, Delta State PDP chairman, Mr. Edwin Uzor and Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, during a PDP Stakeholders meeting held in Government House, Asaba. LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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DELTA ELECTION UPDATES: Majemite, Arunaye Clash in INEC Office as Thugs Assault Journalists

Faith Majemite LAGOS MATCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thugs loyal to the Ethiope East local government council Chairman , Chief Faith Majemite assaulted journalists present at the Independent National Electoral Commission, More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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RIVERS ELECTION UPDATES: APC Rejects Election Result, Alleges Killing, Arrest of Members

LAGOS MATCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Even with the presidential and National Assembly elections still on-going, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has rejected whatever may be the outcome. Rivers APC More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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Intimidation, Fraud, Late Arrival Of Materials Mar Polls In Delta

Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s much-awaited presidential and national legislative elections held today were marred in Delta State by intimidation, fraud, late arrival of electoral materials More...

By admin On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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Nigeria Election: Christians Flee Kano over Fear of Violence

LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An exodus from the mainly Christian quarter of Kano, the commercial centre of northern Nigeria, is taking place ahead of elections this weekend, because of fears of violence. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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APC Loyalists Heave Sigh of Relief as Buhari Escapes Disqualification

Mohammadu Buhari LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Loyalists of All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential candidate Gen Muhammadu Buhari most have heave a sigh of relief as the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja More...

By admin On Monday, March 23rd, 2015
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Five Key Figures to Watch in Nigeria’s Election

Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS MARCH 23RD (URHOBOTODAY0- – Africa’s most populous country and top economy, Nigeria, holds general elections this Saturday — the fifth since civilian rule was restored in More...

By admin On Thursday, March 19th, 2015
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Ohanaeze Youths Endorse United Progress Party Candidate, Chekwas Okorie for President

UPP Presidential Candidate Chekwas Okorie LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Executive Committee of Ohanaeze Youth Council(OYC) have endorsed Chief Chekwas Okorie, who is running under the flagship of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015
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Nigerians’ Attitude towards Elections is Distracting Foreign Investment-Uduaghan

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has said negative attitude of Nigerians towards the forthcoming general elections was militating against Nigeria’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
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2015: Agbakoba, Nwabueze, Civil Society Set Up ‘Third Force’ Commission

Agbakoba LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Icon of the Civil Society Movement and Former President of Nigerian Bar Association, Barr Olisa Agbakoba, SAN has been chosen to lead civil society intervention group More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
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Fear Grips Ghananian over Nigerian Election

LAGOS 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)–In our series of columns from African journalists, Ghanaian Elizabeth Ohene, a member of the main opposition NPP, raises concerns about Nigeria’s future as it battles an Islamist-led More...

By admin On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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UNDP, INEC, Online Publishers Brainstorm on Peaceful Elections

Cross section of members of Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP) during the dialogue session with officials of UNDP and INEC at Abuja recently……… LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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INEC Announces Extension For PVC Collection

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday announced further extension for registered voters who have yet to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC). A statement More...

By admin On Saturday, February 7th, 2015
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INEC Set to Postpone February 14 Elections by Six Weeks

Atahiru Jega LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Feelers emanating from Abuja, suggests that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), may have decided to postpone the February 14 presidential and legislative More...

By admin On Thursday, February 5th, 2015
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Council of State Insist Election Must Hold

FROM LEFT: PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN; FORMER PRESIDENT SHEHU SHAGARIAND FORMER PRESIDENT IBRAHIM BABANGIDA AFTER THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF STATE MEETING IN ABUJA LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- After several hours More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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Protesters Storm INEC Office, Demand Postponement of February Election

LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Protesters numbering about 100 stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Monday, demanding the postponement of this month’s general election. The More...

By admin On Sunday, January 25th, 2015
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US Sec, John Kerry heads to Nigeria Amid Tensions over Polls, Boko Haram

US Secretary, John Kerry LAGOS JANUARY 26TH (URHOBORODAY)-US Secretary of State John Kerry was due in Nigeria Sunday, just weeks away from closely fought elections overshadowed by fears about mounting Boko Haram More...

By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015
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Feb Polls: INEC Snubs Dasuki, Insist Election’ll Go Ahead as Planned

INEC Chairman, Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has reiterated its commitment to the conduct of general elections in February, in reaction to More...

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