Tag: presidential election

YNaija TodayJuly 11, 2022

Tinubu picks Shettima as running mate for presidential ticket; Kaduna 43: Terrorists demand N4.3bn ransom | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Tinubu picks Shettima as running mate for presidential ticket ASUU Strike: Electricity workers threaten to shut down the power sector ...

Omoleye OmoruyiApril 14, 2022

#YNaija2023: The next election is not zoning or progress, it is power play and Nigerians are the pawns

As with other elections that have happened in the past, the 2023 general elections is as serious as it gets. ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 15, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 15th of April

Follow the links to read the stories on YNaija:       Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is all of us for dragging ...

Miracle OdenigboFebruary 25, 2019

CTA Decries the Performance of Security Agencies During Nigeria Election

The Centre for Transparency Advocacy has decried the conduct of security agencies during the presidential and national assembly elections on ...

AzeezOctober 29, 2017

George Weah’s opponent contests result of presidential vote

Liberia’s ruling party on Sunday announced a formal complaint against the electoral commission over the outcome of the October 10 ...

AzeezSeptember 4, 2017

Just In: Fresh Presidential election to hold in Kenya on October 17

Kenyan election commission has announced that a fresh Presidential election will be held on October 17. This comes after the ...

AzeezMay 23, 2017

Buhari will win another presidential election – Presidency

by Azeez Adeniyi The Presidency on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari would win if another presidential election is conducted today. ...

ItunuoluwaMay 19, 2017

Joe Biden might consider making a run for White House 2020

by Itunuoluwa Adebo Joe Biden might be considering making another run for the White House. On Thursday, when he asked ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 27, 2017

How I rejected Jonathan’s re-election bid in the presence of Adeboye, Oyedepo – Obasanjo

by Dolapo Adelana Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has given reasons for rejecting the re-election of immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan ...

AzeezMarch 5, 2017

Reveal details of donations made towards your presidential library, SERAP tells Obasanjo

by Azeez Adeniyi The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked former President Olusegun Obasanjo to make public donations ...

AzeezDecember 11, 2016

‘I will assume office in January 2017’, Adama Barrow reassures Gambians (WATCH)

Gambia President-elect, Adama Barrow has reassured citizens of the country that he would assume office in January 2017 after the ...

ToluDecember 10, 2016

Here are the winners and losers from Ghana’s presidential election

Ghana has decided and Nana Akufo-Addo is the popular choice of the citizenry. Incumbent president, John Mahama has conceded defeat ...

ToluDecember 8, 2016

BackStory: Ghana’s Hillary Clinton, the former first lady and first woman to run for president

The presidential election in Ghana, for most, may not be the most remarkable political event in 2016 and though most ...

ToluDecember 7, 2016

#GhanaDecides: Here’s everything you should know about Ghana’s two major presidential candidates

Ghanaians are at the polls today and making their voting choices for most may not be burdensome as, though there are seven ...

AzeezJuly 18, 2016

AU presidential election ends in stalemate

The African Union has been unable to elect a new head after a meeting by African leaders in Kigali, on ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 18, 2016

Dele Momodu: Hillary Clinton’s date with destiny

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, please, permit me to invite you on a flight to the United States of America ...

Mallam YeroJune 16, 2016

Diezani bribe: Ex-PDP Chairman, Sheriff pledges to return N40m

Former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ali Modu Sheriff, has agreed to return N40 million to the ...

Dele BenjaminJune 11, 2016

Afenifere to Buhari: ‘Release result of June 12 presidential election

The Afenifere Renewal Group has called on the Federal Government to release the official result of the June 12 1993 ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 31, 2016

Opinion: Who voted for Muhammadu Buhari?

By Ikechukwu Amaechi Voting on March 28, 2015 for the then presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu ...

Dele BenjaminMay 30, 2016

How Jonathan called me to concede defeat – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has for the first time, shared a vivid description of how former President Goodluck Jonathan conceded defeat ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 20, 2016

‘Let Allah sort it out’ | Watch Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Donald Trump

Screeching like nails on a chalkboard and piercing the eardrums with great intensity, former vice presidential candidate of the United ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 14, 2015

EFCC investigates N6.7bn transferred to NSA, DSS two days after presidential election

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has discovered the transfer of N6.7bn from the Office of the Secretary to the Government ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2015

Opinion: A million reasons why Nigeria needs a Donald ‘loudmouthed’ Trump

While many Nigerians are busy ridiculing Donald Trump’s rather unorthodox bid for the Republican Party’s Presidential ticket, he’s busy surging in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2015

Opinion: Why Hillary Clinton will be United States’ 45th President

Before we are misunderstood, let us make ourselves clear. We support Hillary Rodham Clinton not because we believe she is ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 19, 2015

It is by God’s grace that I won the election – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, says he didn’t win the election by his power, but by the grace of God. Speaking on ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 27, 2015

Don’t lose focus, we’re only suffering a temporary setback – Presidency begs PDP supporters

by Kolapo Olapoju According to the Presidency, the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election should be ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 25, 2015

Why should I die because Jonathan lost an election? – Edwin Clark

by Kolapo Olapoju Ijaw National leader, Chief Edwin Clark, says he has no reason to give up the ghost because President Goodluck ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 5, 2015

Simon Kolawole: Why Jonathan should hold his head high

by Simon Kolawole But Jonathan does not have to be ashamed of anything. He does not need to go back ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 4, 2015

Dele Momodu: Allow me to thank Professor Attahiru Jega

by Dele Momodu “Most of us give up too early. Failure is an absolute essential In life.” -Bryce Courtenay “Risk it, ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 1, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: This is what Buhari said after winning the presidential election

by Kolapo Olapoju After being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission as the winner of the presidential election, Muhammadu ...

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