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Kingsley Moghalu Withdraws From Partisan Politics After Defeat At Presidential Poll

Following his loss at Nigeria’s February 23 presidential election, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party (YPP), Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has announced his withdrawal from partisan politics. Moghalu, who came 14th position with only 21,886 total votes in the election, announced his decision in a chat with Arise News TV. The former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said he is now going to be dedicating his time to a citizens' movement called Build A Nation (TBAN) which seeks to!-->!-->!-->!-->!-->…

Presidential Result: Buhari Beats Atiku With 6,056 Votes In Nasarawa

President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the presidential election in Nasarawa state after polling 289,903 to defeat Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who scored 283,847. This was declared by INEC State Collation Officer for Nasarawa, Professor Azubuike Sunny Nwankwo. See breakdown of results below: STATE COLLATION OFFICER: Professor Azubuike Sunny Nwankwo TOTAL REG VOTERS: 1,509,481 TOTAL ACCREDITED VOTERS: 613,720 A-12 AA -  15 AAC- 75…

Stella Oduah Wins Anambra North Senatorial Seat

Former minister of Aviation, Sen. Stella Oduah, has been declared winner of Anambra North senatorial district. The Returning Officer, Prof. Hugh Maduka, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate polled 113,989 votes to defeat 20 other candidates. He said Emmanuel Chinedu of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) came second with 59,937 votes, Nelson Onubogu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) emerged third with 11,995 votes and Chinedu Ekwealor of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) came fourth with 1,024…

Amosun, Ifeanyi Ubah Win Ogun, Anambra Senatorial Seats

The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun of the All Progressives Congress, has emerged senator-elect of Ogun Central Senatorial district in Ogun state with 88,110 votes. His closest candidate, Titi Oseni of African Democratic Congress, ADC had 37,101 votes. The Returning Officer, Ayinde Akande, making the announcement at Centenary Hall, Ake, Abeokuta in Ogun State said, “That Ibikunle of APC having satisfied the requirements of the law and scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared the winner and is…

WANTED! Dr Ifeanyi Ubah In The Senate

Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah, the chairman of Capital Oil, wants to go to the Senate and how seriously he would be needed there! The reason is: the Nigerian federation is now so rickety. The crookedness has to be straightened only through a series of constitutional amendments and negotiations that can be made possible by men and women with zeal, reach and capacity. The 6 regions (or zones if you like) have divergent needs and views of what Nigeria ought to be and nearly half of the skewed country does not mind if the country remains…

N200M Of Personal Money Has Gone Into My Presidential Ambition – Moghalu

The Presidential Candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), Mr. Kingsley Moghalu has disclosed that he has spent over N200 million of his personal money in his bid to become Nigeria’s next president. Mr. Moghalu, who disclosed this at a town hall meeting organized by the Nigeria Television Authority, NTA, and Daria Media with support from the MacArthur Foundation, said his party will fund its campaign through voluntary contributions of its members and the public. The town hall meeting tagged ‘The Candidates’ is a…

Another Nollywood Actor Joins Politics

In the past years, many Nollywood actors have shown interest in politics. On Sunday, veteran Nigeria actor Emeka Ike announced on his Instagram page that he will kick off a career in politics. The Nollywood actor says he will be contesting for a seat in the house of representative. Ike, who joined the Young Progressive Party (YPP) in Ideato south local government in Imo state, wrote on his Instagram page, “Campaign up, YPP, youth and masses friendly party. Let’s go, fellow masses is changing the grass root…

Nigerians In Diaspora Will Vote In 2023, Says Moghalu

The presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, has given the indication that Nigerians in the Diaspora will vote by 2023. Speaking on Monday after he was endorsed by a group of Nigerians living abroad under the auspices of Nigeria Diaspora for Growth, Moghalu said; “I’m delighted and encouraged by the endorsement of my candidacy published by Nigeria Diaspora for Growth. “I will work to ensure their votes will count in 2023, wherever they reside.” According to him, “Nigerians in…

Kingsley Moghalu Condemns Killing Of Shiites

Youth Progressive Party (YPP) 2019 presidential candidate, Kingsley Moghalu, has condemned the killing of some members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shiites. Moghalu who was a former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday released a statement reproving the army for the role it played in the killings. He called on President Muhammadu Buhari to “hold the army accountable for these heinous killings.” Nigeria’s military and the Shiite members had clashed on Saturday and again…

2019: Presidential Aspirants To Debate Plans For Oil Sector In Lagos

Some presidential aspirants have given indication that they will marshalling their plans and programmes for the oil and gas sector of Nigeria’s economy and convince the electorate of their capacity and readiness to ensure economic growth and development of the country. The event slated for Wednesday, September 26, 2018 is under the auspices of the OrderPaper Advocacy Initiative (OAI), under its inaugural Development Dialogue Series (DDS). The objective of the DDS according to the organisers is to allow aspirants across…
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