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Nigeria to hold presidential elections February next year

JOHANNESBURG, September 29 – Nigeria’s next presidential and parliamentary elections will be on February 16, 2019,  the Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission announced on its official Twitter account on Thursday. The elections will herald the end of incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari’s first term and it remains uncertain if he will run again. Buhari came to power […]

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Nigerian unity not negotiable says Abuja

JOHANNESBURG, September 27 – Nigeria’s Senate has declared that the country’s unity is not negotiable following a two-hour closed-door session on Tuesday which addressed calls by the House of Representatives to investigate calls for restricting some sections of the country, Vanguard newspaper reported on Wednesday. The House added that it would also establish a committee […]