Saharareporters News

VIDEO: Ondo APC Chairman Adetimehin Filmed Campaigning For AA Candidate

In the video obtained by Saharareporters, the embattled APC chair was heard complaining that Idanre, which is his hometown, has been marginalised.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

Yola Christian Leaders Didn’t Reject Buhari During Osinbajo's Visit, Says Laolu AKande

Sources present at Osinbajo’s meeting in Yola had told Saharareporters that the VP pleaded with Christian leaders to consider endorsing the Buhari government for a second term, but the VP left the meeting disappointed as CAN leaders were said to have bared their minds on topical issues, highlighting the failures of the federal government.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

Kwara South PDP Senator Rafiu Ibrahim Arrested Hours Before Election

Saharareporters learnt that Ibrahim of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was invited for questioning after the attack on Lola Ashiru, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ojoku, Oyun Local Government Area of the state.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

PREVIEW: Is Activist Omoyele Sowore About To Disrupt The Political Space?

CAREER BEFORE POLITICS Being a human rights and pro-democracy campaigner coupled with his love of justice and passion for investigative reporting made him found a media outfit christened Saharareporters.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

Police Arraign Delta Lawmaker’s Brother, Two Others Who Invaded CBN With Firearms

The three suspects, Saharareporters reliably gathered, were caught with firearms last week by Police detectives at the Asaba branch of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), where INEC had kept sensitive electoral materials for onward distribution to the various LGAs in the state.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

For 'Stealing' A Soldier's Phone, Bayelsa Community Pays With 27-Year-Old's Life

Saharareporters gathered the soldiers went on reprisal mission after their colleague was robbed at gunpoint and his mobile phone stolen.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

Minus One! Atiku's Planned Endorsement By Five Political Parties Suffers Setback

As a coalition of national youth leaders of political parties in Nigeria prepare to endorse Atiku, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) later on Thursday, there is controversy over the list of parties that are expected to participate in the said endorsement, according to private correspondences seen by Saharareporters.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

Presidency Denies 'Fake News' Of Osinbajo's Resignation Over Exclusion From Security Meeting

However, when Saharareporters contacted Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicty, he denied it emphatically.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 21, 2019

How A Tech Company Linked To APC National Leader Bola Tinubu Used Sophisticated Technology To Tamper With The 2015 Elections, Report Says

A company led by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Bola Tinubu, may have deployed the perfect election-rigging mechanism in the 2015 election, a confidential review obtained by Saharareporters shows.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019

Two Killed, Scores Injured As APC, PDP Supporters Clash In Kwara

Saharareporters gathered that the attack was specifically against supporters of Ashiru, who was leading a campaign rally to the palace of the traditional ruler of Ojoku.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019