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Jonathan Billionaire Backer Paid Cambridge Analytica £2m to Turn 2015 Election Against Buhari

Jonathan Billionaire Backer Paid Cambridge Analytica £2m to Turn 2015 Election Against Buhari

🕔15:18, 23.Mar 2018

Cambridge Analytica staff working on the Nigerian elections reportedly met the Israeli hackers in the firm’s London offices after which Alexander Nix, the recently suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO, allegedly asked staff to search the hacked emails for damaging information to be used against Buhari.

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Saif al-Islam Gaddafi to Contest In Libya Presidential Election

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi to Contest In Libya Presidential Election

🕔14:13, 22.Mar 2018

Muammar Gaddafi’s son seeks to implement a ‘reform’ programme that will focus on reconstruction, spokesman says. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi will run for president in the next Libyan election, a campaign spokesperson said in a news conference from Tunis.

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Senators to Trump Officials: Safeguard 2018 Election

Senators to Trump Officials: Safeguard 2018 Election

🕔00:00, 22.Mar 2018

There’s no evidence that any hack in the November 2016 election affected election results, but the attempts rattled state election officials and prompted the federal government and states to examine the way votes are counted.

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There is No Better Time to Clean Up Voter Register Than Now!

There is No Better Time to Clean Up Voter Register Than Now! Updated

🕔08:00, 21.Mar 2018

Whatever may be their relationship, the Kano local election has added a sense of urgency to tackling the problem of underage voting. It is a nationwide problem, but more prevalent in the north. The recent remarks by Professor Lai Olurode, former INEC Commissioner for South west between 2010 and 2015, were poignant.

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Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Imposes Stability Over Democracy In Egypt Election

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Imposes Stability Over Democracy In Egypt Election

🕔11:42, 20.Mar 2018

There is no question the general-turned-president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will win a second four-year term. But the March 26-28 election will likely be remembered as the event that signaled Egypt’s break with the little pretense it had left of democratic rule, seven years after a popular uprising toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak in the name of democracy.

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Nelson Chamisa Faces Vote In Zimbabwe

Nelson Chamisa Faces Vote In Zimbabwe

🕔11:22, 19.Mar 2018

Nelson Chamisa is banking on sympathy for Tsvangirai, a prominent figure who challenged Mugabe and later joined a troubled coalition with him. Without Tsvangirai the MDC-T party has now fractured, with some violence. “Tsvangirai has been our best foot forward. He had a lot of goodwill and I am inheriting all the positives. We are simply harvesting,” Nelson Chamisa said.

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Vladimir Putin: Mightier Than the Sword. First Among Equals

Vladimir Putin: Mightier Than the Sword. First Among Equals

🕔09:27, 19.Mar 2018

“Putin isn’t going to retreat an inch,” said Evgeny Minchenko, a Moscow-based political consultant who advises the Kremlin. “He’ll push for maximum independence from the West and build alliances with other centres of power.”

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Vladimir Putin Triumphantly Re-Elected By Big Margin

Vladimir Putin Triumphantly Re-Elected By Big Margin

🕔20:45, 18.Mar 2018

Vladimir Putin was triumphantly re-elected Sunday for a fourth term at the head of Russia, after a plebiscite election denounced as enamelled fraud by the opposition. Vladimir Putin remains in the Kremlin until 2024, the year of his 72 years and 25 years after being appointed dolphin by an aging Boris Yeltsin.

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Vladimir Putin is Guaranteed to Win 2018 Election

Vladimir Putin is Guaranteed to Win 2018 Election

🕔01:00, 18.Mar 2018

While Vladimir Putin has seven challengers on the ballot, none is a real threat. The last time he faced voters in 2012, he faced a serious opposition movement, but since then he has boosted his popularity thanks to Russian actions in Ukraine and Syria.

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Governor Willie Obiano Takes Oath Of Office

Governor Willie Obiano Takes Oath Of Office

🕔18:13, 17.Mar 2018

“I must recognise all the candidates who ran against me in the last gubernatorial election for putting up a formidable fight. They fought like true sportsmen and women and accepted the decision of the people in good fate,” Governor Willie Obiano said.

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Vladimir Putin Unstoppable. Election Win Guaranteed

Vladimir Putin Unstoppable. Election Win Guaranteed

🕔13:48, 15.Mar 2018

“What beautiful stuff you make here: trams and tanks and railway cars,” Vladimir Putin tells the workers at the Uralvagonzavod plant in Nizhny Tagil, mixing jokes with his promises. In return, they pledge to vote for him.

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Too Close to Call: Pennsylvania Election Takes Center Stage

Too Close to Call: Pennsylvania Election Takes Center Stage

🕔12:21, 14.Mar 2018

Democratic candidate Conor Lamb has worked to avoid alienating Trump supporters, and downplayed the idea that the Pennsylvania election is a referendum on the controversial commander-in-chief. READ MORE.

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Putin Says He Doesn’t Care About Alleged Russian Interference in US Election

Putin Says He Doesn’t Care About Alleged Russian Interference in US Election

🕔01:00, 11.Mar 2018

“Maybe they are not even Russians, but Ukrainians, Tatars or Jews, but with Russian citizenship, which should also be checked,” Russian President Vladimir Putin said.

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Sierra Leone Election Counting Takes Center Stage

Sierra Leone Election Counting Takes Center Stage

🕔00:00, 8.Mar 2018

The APC and SLPP have dominated Sierra Leone’s politics since independence in 1961, but third parties are hoping to make their mark after mounting charismatic campaigns based on the two parties’ shortcomings.

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Uche Nwosu, Son In-Law to Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha Declares to Run For 2019 Gubernatorial Election in State

Uche Nwosu, Son In-Law to Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha Declares to Run For 2019 Gubernatorial Election in State

🕔14:11, 4.Mar 2018

At a point, a planned endorsement for Uche Nwosu, in Madumere’s local government area, Mbaitoli, was disrupted by scores of angry youths of the area, a scuffle which was said to have left some people injured. Read more.

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