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2019 Nigeria election: What you need to know

15 January 2019 As Nigerians prepare to vote in presidential elections on February 16, DW, the German public service broadcaster, looks at the players, the key issues and what role young people are playing in the political sphere. This time next month Nigerians will be heading to the polls to vote in the general election. It looks likely to be …

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Warning to Jimi Agbaje: Your “affirmative action” proposal is illegal

15 January 2019 Jimi Agbaje, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the governorship of Lagos State, said during a debate with other candidates last night: “Our people, who are indigenes of the state, must appreciate that it is the contributions of other people who come to Lagos that make it tick. Lagos is a cosmopolitan city, where everyone should …

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In Nigeria, three journalists injured by gunfire while covering political rally

11 January 2019 Nigerian authorities should rigorously investigate violence at a political rally in Lagos on January 8, during which at least three journalists were injured by gunfire, and ensure the safety of reporters covering political events, the Committee to Protect Journalists said yesterday. Emmanuel Oladesu, an editor of The Nation Newspaper, Temitope Ogunbanke, a correspondent with the New Telegraph, and Abiodun …

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