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English Publication Date: Monday, October 14, 2019 Source: New Telegraph
Less than two months to the governorship election in Bayelsa State, Governor Seriake Dickson has called on the media and other relevant stakeholders to challenge all the governorship candidates to public debate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, October 13, 2019 Source: Vanguard
An International foundation, Push Africa Foundation (PAF) has concluded plans to organised a debate for the governorship candidates of political parties in Bayelsa State ahead of the November 16 governorship election in the state.
 
English Publication Date: Friday, October 18, 2019 Source: Today
Campaign Council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State on Thursday said its candidate in the November 16 election, Senator Douye Diri, is ready to face the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Chief David Lyon, in a debate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, February 10, 2019 Source: Daily Post
Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has defended President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence at last month’s presidential debate. He claimed President Buhari did not run from debating his challengers in next...
English Publication Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019 Source: Nigeria News Network
Mr Omoyele Sowore, Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG). He said his exclusion from the...
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Daily Post
The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Oby Ekekwesili, has said Nigeria must disrupt and change its pattern of politics in order to end what she described as a cycle of failure. According to her, a major problem...
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Vanguard
According to one of his aides he landed the Abuja airport this afternoon for the televised presidential debate scheduled for 7pm Nigerian time today.  
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Vanguard
Atiku and Buhari were absent. Kingsley Moghalu was first to speak, listing things he can do if he eventually becomes the president. After Moghalu came Fela Durotoye who equally reeled out his party’s manifestos and how he stands as the best...
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Premium Times
The presidential candidates of Nigeria’s ruling and main opposition parties have shunned the presidential debate that is currently underway in Abuja.
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019 Source: Premium Times
The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, will only participate in the presidential debate slated for today if President Muhammadu Buhari attends, a campaign spokesperson has said.