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Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, in person of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says “only an Act of God can stop the conduct of the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly election slated for Saturday, 23rd of February. The Chairman made this...
Gunmen in military uniform attacked a vehicle belonging to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC carrying non-sensitive election materials in Benue. The State INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Dr. Nentawe Yilwatda, confirmed the attack, though he didn’t reveal if the...
Hundreds of Women on Tuesday were seen embarking on a peaceful demonstration, asking the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to release the result of the March 9 governorship election in Sokoto State. Hence, in other words, they were protesting...
Violence, voter apathy and vote-buying were notable incidences which evidently marred the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections that took place in the country on Saturday across the whole country. Reports from most parts of the country revealed...
Nigerian women on Friday had a two million woman rally in Abuja to appeal to Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last election to congratulate his opponent, Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives...
An African Group of Democrats under the aegis of African Democracy Assessment Network (ADAN) based in Dakar, Senegal, has selected Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state to be honored with an award of “Best Governor in 100 Days in...
The incumbent Governor of Taraba state and governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Darius Ishaku has been declared winner of last Saturday’s governorship election in the state. The state returning officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,...
Popular human rights lawyer, Femi Falana,(SAN) has asked the federal government to give each of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria at least N1 billion from the funds it recovered since 1999. The lawyer said while speaking at the 20th...
INEC – The Independent National Electoral Commission has estimated itself to spend over N1.9bn on legal fees and related matters, all thanks to aggrieved candidates' challenge against outcomes of various elections in court. Atiku Abubakar, a former governor of Akwa...
The United Kingdom, UK, government has urged Nigerians to be patient and support the democratic process following the postponement of the general elections by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. In a statement in Abuja, Saturday, British High Commissioner to Nigeria,...