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South Africa: DIRCO Stands Ready For Elections Abroad — Sisulu

South Africa: DIRCO Stands Ready For Elections Abroad — Sisulu

  With South Africa’s General Elections fast approaching, International Relations and Cooperation Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, has called on Heads of Mission to rally behind the Electoral Commission (IEC) to allow for smooth elections for South Africans living abroad. “I have directed all Heads of Mission and Consular Generals to ensure that the IEC is given […]

Nigeria 2019 Elections: Our Role Starts, Ends With Provision Of Security – Army

  Nigerian Army says its role in the rescheduled general elections starts and ends with provision of a secured environment for the conduct of the exercise. According to it, none of its personnel would be involved in political campaigns or escort Very Important Personalities on political missions. Spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Col. Sagir Musa, […]

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Investigate Postponement Of Nigerian Presidential Election – CSO Tells National Assembly

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) says it is seriously perturbed by the sudden postponement of general elections by the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC) few hours to the Presidential and National Assembly elections. A statement by the Executive Director of the Centre, Auwal Ibrahim Musa called on the National Assembly to urgently constitute […]

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AMDF Felicitates With Nigerian Media On “Nigeria Media Peace Day”

  Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) congratulates the Nigerian Media on its Maiden celebration of the Nigeria Media Peace Day to be observed every 14th February. Coming at the heels of the 2019 general elections, the theme of the event: “Nigeria Media Peace Day: Think Election, Think Peace” no doubt reflects the Media’s determination to […]

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Nigeria Elections: NUJ Declares Feb. 14 National Media Peace Day

  The Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ has declared February 14 as the National Media Peace Day with the theme “Nigeria Media Peace Day: Think Election, Think Peace.” Practitioners from the print, broadcast, new media, made the declaration on Saturday 09 Feb 2019 after their two -day meeting in Abuja, conscious of the need to […]

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2019 Election: Nigerian Women Journalists Advised To Play Safe.

  By Juliana Katung: Nigerian Women Journalists have been advised to play safe, stressing that no story or photograph worth their lives hence, safety first before any other thing. A former officer of the NUJ, FCT chapter, Mrs Rafat Salami gave the advice during a 3-Day workshop on Gender Sensitive Reporting, Equity and Safety For […]

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Nigeria 2019 Elections: Help Public Understand Political Reality – Journalists Tasked

  As the 2019 General Elections draw closer, Nigerian journalists have been advised to help the public understand the political reality, interpret events, analyze trends and opinion as part of their responsibilities. A veteran Journalist and Managing Editor of AFRICA PRIME NEWS, Mr Joseph Edegbo gave the advice on Thursday at the 2019 annual Editors […]

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Nigeria 2019: Physically Challenged Persons Declare One Week Prayer, Fasting … clerics Also

  By Ibrahim Yakubu: The Association of Physically Challenged Persons in Kaduna, Northwest Nigeria has declared a one week prayers & fasting for peaceful conduct of 2019 general elections, just as Cleric mobilized his colleagues to commence ceaseless prayers. They also urged their counterparts in other parts of the country to join them in organizing […]

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