Tribunal: Buhari Defeats Atiku For Second Time

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar against Muhammadu Buhari. The Tribunal, in the lead judgment delivered by Justice Garba Mohammed held that the evidence given by the 62 witnesses called by the PDP and Atiku  did not have […]

Atiku Vs Buhari: Full List Of Judges To Deliver Final Judgment Today

No fewer than five judges from the Court of Appeal will deliver the final judgment on the 2019 Presidential election today, Wednesday, September 11. Africa News24 reports that the five-man panel of judges of the 2019 Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal is headed by Justice M. L Garba. Atiku Abubakar is challenging President Muhammadu Buhari‘s election. […]

Maurice Iwu: EFCC Set To Arraign Former INEC Chairman In Court For Money Laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Maurice Iwu. EFCC’s acting spokesperson, Tony Orilade, confirmed the planned arraignment in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. He, however, did not disclose when the former INEC chairman would appear in court. Mr Iwu […]

Bayelsa Guber Poll: Cross River REC Resigns, Joins Race

The Cross River Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr Frankland Briyai on Thursday resigned his appointment with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to join the Bayelsa governorship race. Briyai who served as Cross River REC from 2017 until his retirement said he left his job to contest for the governorship of his state, following calls […]

Regina Shares Official Photo With Husband Ned Nwoko

Popular Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels, has finally confirmed her union with Nigerian politician, Ned Nwoko via official portraits on her verified Instagram page with over 4.8million followers. Africa News24 (AN24) recalls that Ned Nwoko served in the House of Representatives from 1999 to 2003. In May 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) withdrew the certificate […]

Northern Nigeria: Supreme Court Sacks APC National Assembly Member

The Supreme Court has sacked a member of the House of Representatives, Mustapha Usman, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, northern Nigeria. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that a five-man panel of the apex court ruled in a unanimous judgment on Tuesday, that Usman forged his credentials and also did not participate in […]

Atiku vs Buhari: PDP Accuses INEC Official Of $10,000 Bribe

A witness for the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Ali, while speaking at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday alleged that an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission identified as Abubakar Kaura was found with the sum of $10,000 dollars on the day of the election. Ali, who claimed that he was the ward […]

Ex-BBNaija Housemate Angel Joins Bayelsa Governorship Race

Ahead of the 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa State, former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Angel, also known as Ifiemi Awotarigha, has declared his intention to join the governorship race in the state. The reality show star, took to his Instagram account to call on Nigerian youths, noting that it is time to take up the […]

Atiku, PDP To Challenge Election Results Of Kano, Kebbi, Others

The Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in 2019 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday, presented their first set of six witnesses at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. Africa News24 (AN24) reports this is a bid by Atiku and PDP to prove their petition challenging the outcome of the polls. Their petition was filed before […]

See What Presidency Said About IRI/NDI 2019 Election Report

The presidency has reacted to the joint Nigeria International Election Observation Mission of the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) over report on the 2019 general election in Nigeria. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the joint international electoral board released a report on Tuesday criticizing the 2019 presidential election which President […]

Sanwo-Olu Congratulates Senator Oluremi Tinubu, Others

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has congratulated Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial District at the Nigerian National Assembly, Oluremi Tinubu on her induction into the Nigerian Women Hall Of Fame. In the same vein, Mr. Sanwo-Olu also congratulated Senators on their inauguration as Senators of the 9th Assembly. Africa News24 […]

9th Assembly: See Full Senators Inaugurated Today June 11

Members of the 9th National Assembly today June 11 were inaugurated with Ahmed Lawan as Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo Agege as Deputy Senate President. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the about 109 Senators were assigned with 95 percent being men although tagged as ‘Gentlemen’s Club’ by Senator Oluremi Tinubu See Full List Of Inaugurated […]