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Europe · Liverpool

Liverpool and Real Madrid ready for Champions League final rematch

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Liverpool and Real Madrid meet in the Champions League final in Paris. Carlo Ancelotti is looking to become the first coach to win European club football's top prize four times. The Italian's first two triumphs came with AC Milan in 2003 and 2007. Liverpool went on to become European champions for a sixth time by returning to the final in 2019.See the Story
Africa

Hayatu-deen's parting shot to PDP: Presidential Primary 'obscenely monetised'

Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, one of the aspirants who sought interest in the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has withdrawn from the race. The former Managing Director of FSB International Bank, announced his withdrawal in a letter addressed to Dr Iyorchia Ayu, National Chairman of the PDP. He quit the race days after a former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, withdrew from the presidential race.See the Story

Breaking: INEC extends deadline for Party's primaries by six days

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the deadline for the conduct of primaries by political parties. The deadline has been postponed till June 9, an extension by six days from June 3 it earlier fixed for the activities. The commission made the adjustments on Friday after a meeting with Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC)See the Story
Primaries

APC Primaries: Buhari's aide, Bashir rejects results, demands immediate fresh election

President Muhammadu Buhari's aide on new media, Bashir Ahmad, failed to secure the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket to contest the House of Representative seat for Gaya/Ajingi/Albasu Federal Constituency, Kano. Mr Ahmad was defeated by the incumbent member, Abdullahi Gaya, with 109 to 16 votes. Umar Ganduje, son of the governor of Kano State, won the APC ticket.See the Story
State

Candidates emerge in Osun APC legislative primaries

Teslim Folarin (APC-Oyo Central), has emerged the All Progressives Congress ( APC) governorship candidate in Oyo State. He polled 954 votes in the primaries held at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium on Thursday in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that Mr Folar in is the current Chairman, Senate Committee on Local Content.See the Story
Africa · Nigeria

Ex-governor Ohakim withdraws from Imo North senatorial race

Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, has withdrawn from Saturday's Senatorial primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. He announced his withdrawal in a letter addressed to the National Chairman of the APC, Abdullahi Adamu, and the state chairman of the party.See the Story
Africa · Nigeria

Ex-new media aide to Buhari, Bashir Ahmad, calls for fresh election after losing

Bashir Ahmad, an aspirant for Gaya/Ajingi Federal Constituency, has rejected the outcome of the primary election. He said he was forced to leave the venue to protect his supporters who were being intimidated. He called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to conduct a free and fair election.See the Story
Africa · Nigeria

Zamfara APC elects senators, house of representatives members

The All Progressives Congress, APC in Zamfara State has said six out of seven candidates under the party have emerged unopposed during its primary election held Friday. The chairman of the party in the state, Tukur Danfulani, commended the party members in maintaining law and order during the primaries.See the Story
Jigawa · Jigawa

JUST IN: 2023: Gudaji loses APC return ticket in Jigawa

Muhammad Kazaure failed to secure the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket. He is having a running battle with the state's governor, Muhammad Badaru. The election for Hadejia, Auyo, and Kafin-Hausa Federal Constituency was declared inconclusive.See the Story

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