Laide Raheem, Abeokuta A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Femi Majekodunmi, has predicted a landslide victory for President Muhammadu Buhari, in the presidential election scheduled for Saturday. He made the prediction at the weekend, while speaking with journalists on the state of affairs in the country, in Abeokuta, the state […]
Torrential rains on Thursday triggered landslides in Bukalasi and Buwali sub-counties in Bududa district, leaving scores of people dead. The post Death toll in eastern Uganda landslide rises to 35 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The SDP candidate appears to be coasting to victory in his Ile-Ife stronghold. The post OsunDecides: Omisore wins polling unit by landslide appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Twelve people were killed and dozens missing after a landslide unleashed by monsoon rains struck in the central Philippines Thursday, inflicting more misery on the already storm-battered nation. The new tragedy comes just days after 2018’s most powerful storm, Typhoon Mangkhut, pounded the nation’s north with heavy winds and rain, sparking a separate landslide that […]
A landslide triggered by heavy rains in Ethiopia’s rural southwest Tuesday killed at least 12 people, state media reported. Four people were injured in the disaster which occurred in the Isara district of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region. READ ALSO: No one bribed us to defect, says Kwara lawmakers The “bodies of 10 people […]
Paul Orude, Bauchi The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and member representing Toro federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Lawal Yahaya Gumau, as the winner of the Bauchi South Senatorial District bye-election held, on Saturday. Announcing the results, on Sunday, INEC’s Returning Officer for […]
Mr Saleh Shu’aibu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of Kaduna North Local Government at the just concluded polls, with a landslide. Announcing the results of the polls, the local government election returning officer, Umar Hayatu said the APC has won with total of 168,572 votes, more than 10 times the […]
The Police in Jigawa on Monday said two persons, Mati Bako, 17, and Tanimu Kwalle, 25, had been killed by landslide. The Police Spokesman in the state, SP Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Dutse. Jinjiri said three others, Sani Haruna, 31, Aliyu Yusif, 30, and Nazifi Yusuf were injured, adding that the […]
By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State Commissioner for Bureau for Special Duties, Mr Ernest Ogwezzy, has restated the state government’s resolve to assist victims of natural disasters in the state. Ogwezzy Ogwezzy, who gave the assurance when he visited Tuomo and Ovwian communities in Burutu and Udu Local Government Areas of the state to ascertain the […]
The incident occurred while the victims were excavating sand as part of communal effort to build a for a friend planning to get married. Six people died in a landslide that occurred at Illela-Kalmalo village of Illela Local Government Area of Sokoto State, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The incident occurred while the victims […]
Zimbabwe’s ruling African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU PF) party is confident that the 2018 general election will give it landslide victory.
… As Ibori, Uduaghan, Others Attend PDP Campaigns in Koko, Oghara, Sapele Delta State Governor Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said that with the massive turnout of party faithful in all the PDP campaign rallies, party candidates will win landslide in the Local Government Elections in 2018. Speaking on Friday during the Peoples’ Democratic Party […]