Tag Archives: Buhari

70 CSO’s Reject Lauretta Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner


No fewer than 70 Civil Society Organizations, CSOs has rejected the nomination of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Social Media, Ms. Lauretta Onochie, as National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, representing the South-South. Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room, a coalition of 70 CSOs in the …

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Senators Reject Buhari’s Nominee For PENCOM DG

Some Senators have rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Aisha Umar as Director-General of the National Pension Commission. While Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, read out Buhari’s letter to the red chamber, requesting Umar’s confirmation, vocal protests were made against her nomination. Others nominated were, Oyindasola Oni as Chairman of the …

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Edo 2020: Buhari Preaches Against Violence, Rigging


President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday warned against violence and vote-manipulation in Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State. The President warned electoral officials and security agents to be neutral while carrying out their duties. He also warned political parties and politicians to behave responsibly as they go into the election. Buhari, …

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Make Edo Elections Credible – Wike To Buhari

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has told President Muhammadu Buhari to make Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State credible. Wike, the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council spoke during a live television programme in Port Harcourt. A statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, …

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