Civil servants in Adamawa State have promised to reciprocate the gesture done to them by the candidate of the major opposition party, (PDP), by giving him block votes come Saturday March 9, 2019 governorship polls.
Following the Federal Government's declaration of February 22nd (Friday) as public holiday, to enable voters travel for the elections, the governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla, has assured citizens of their safety while urging them to come out in their numbers to cast their votes for President Muhammadu Buhari and other candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress.
The governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has read riot act to military, Police, DSS and other security agencies to desist from going ahead with Presidential order of killing ballot box snatchers noting that obeying the order is tantamount to perpetrating genocide.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has given an update on the number of people who were killed in the recent Kujama mayhem saying that the information at his disposal indicated that so far 130 people lost their lives.
The Adamawa State office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has administered oath of neutrality on its staff ahead of the February 23, 2019 presidential and national assembly polls.
A director in the state civil service who do not want her name in print said, "after my investigation from the ministry of finance, I discovered that our salaries were deducted to fund the presidential campaign rally taking place on Thursday.
Deji Adeyanju, a political activist and convener of Concerned Nigerians, was on Monday released from prison custody and subsequently re-arrested. Adeyanju had been initially arrested for alleged criminal conspiracy.
The Ogun State Governor and the All Progressives Congress’ candidate for the Ogun Central Senatorial District, Ibikunle Amosun, on Monday said he would work against the governorship candidate of the APC, Dapo Abiodun, in the 2019 governorship poll.
The Chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari who was diagnosed with the dreaded coronavirus disease about 6 days ago has today assured Nigerians that he will be back at his duty post very soon.