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Elections: Rivers INEC office torch

By our correspondent. Some unidentified persons suspected to be political thugs on Sunday set the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC) office on fire in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The Renaissance learnt that…

Don’t Repeat June 12 Debacle

By Prof Ishaq Akintola Nigerians trooped out in their thousands yesterday to cast their votes in the 2015 presidential and national assembly elections. They stood patiently on the queues in spite of the technical challenges….

Prince of Epe, others died in boat mishap

By Tajudeen Adebanjo, Epe Two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) died on Saturday in a boat mishap that occurred in a riverine community of Epe Local Government Area of Lagos State. Aremo Azeez…

INEC official, Okada rider died in crash in Benue

By our correpsondent in Benue A female adhoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and a commercial motorbike operator (Okada)crashed and died on Saturday morning, along the Obussa-Ebonyi road, in Oju Local Government Area…

Elections: hitches in Otuoke, others

By our corrrespondent President Goodluck Jonathan, the presidential candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) could not be accredited immediately at Otuoke in Bayelsa as at 9:30 as about four card readers brought rejected his…

Amaechi alleges assassination plot

By our correspondent Gov Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State on Friday raised an alarm over threats to his life. Addressing newsmen in Lagos, he said that he had it on good authority that he had…

Grudge elections, as never before

By Duro Onabule The presidential election expectedly holds Saturday. The gratitude for that certainty goes not just to God and Nigerians for their patience, but also the international community for standing firm. Otherwise, tomorrow in…