Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

Nnamdi Ebo | NewsBlog

In my NewsBlog Nnamdi Ebo, I provide perspectives on news, events and analysis of unique stories, and I also offer original content, articles and photos; with contributions from some of the best minds.

 

Monthly Archives: March 2015

Nigeria’s Ex-Military Ruler Buhari Wins Presidential Election

Northern Nigeria erupts in celebration at Buhari win. Nigerians streamed down the streets of flashpoint northern cities on Tuesday, waving flags and chanting in celebration of a stunning election victory by opposition candidate, northerner Muhammadu Buhari. (photo) The divided city

Jonathan congratulates Buhari on his victory

President Goodluck Jonathan of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the winner of the Nigerian 2015 presidential election, Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (Rtd.) of the main opposition All Progressives Congress (APC). The unique thing about this congratulation is

The Board of Editors for THISDAY Newspapers Projects Buhari Winner

With the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announcing collated  results for the presidential election from the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, and having analysed the state and local government areas’ results in the possession of THISDAY reporters from

Buhari closes in on historic election victory

Nigeria’s Buhari builds unassailable lead in historic vote. Photo: Supporters of presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari gesture in front of his election posters in Kano March 27, 2015. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Muhammadu Buhari, an ex-general who first seized power in Nigeria three

Nigeria begins announcement of presidential election results

Nigeria begins to announce results of Saturday and Sunday 2015 presidential poll. The Nigerian electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) began announcement of the results to Nigerians and the international community. The INEC chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega (photo: below

Jega dismissed Fani-Kayode’s claim of PDP winning in 23 states

Nigeria’s electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reacted to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) claim that its party the PDP is winning in 23 states of the federation. On Sunday, the Director Media and Publicity of

Fani-Kayode claims PDP winning in 23 states of Nigeria

Femi Fani-Kayode, the Director of Media and Publicity of the PDP presidential campaign organization (PDPPCO) released a statement in a press conference on Sunday that the ruling PDP is winning the presidential election in at least 23 states of the

Election results trickle out before INEC’s announcement

The Nigerian electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is the only body or organ authorized and empowered by Nigeria’s Electoral Act to announce election results to Nigerians. However, poll results are trickling out from online news and media

Lee Kuan Yew given grand state burial by grateful Singaporeans

Grateful Singapore gives Lee Kuan Yew a hero’s funeral. Tens of thousands of mourners braved torrential rain, howitzers fired a 21-gun salute and jet fighters screamed across the sky Sunday as Singapore staged a grand funeral for its founding leader

Gunmen kill 15 in Nigeria during Saturday polls

Gunmen suspected to be political thugs of one of the parties involved in Saturday’s polls killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday – the day of the vote. Reports from