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Stop Blaming Supreme Court, INEC – APC Chieftain Hits Oshiomhole

1 week ago Fashanu 0
A chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger State and former Commissioner for Information and Culture, Mr Jonathan Vatsa, has defended both the Supreme Court and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from any blame over the outcome of the Bayelsa governorship debacle, suggesting that the APC should take responsibility for the nullification of Read More

JUST IN: Protest Hit Bayelsa, Burns PDP Secretariat, Gov Diri’s House

2 weeks ago Dammylink 0
Angry protesters storm the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Office in Yenagoa, Bayelsa today setting off part of the building ablaze. This development came as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Senator Diri received his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This is as a result of the Supreme Court Judgement that Read More

Join The Winning Team, ADP Tells Deregistered Parties

3 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The leadership of Action Democratic Party (ADP) has told the leaders of the deregistered parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to consider joining the party. Recall that on Thursday, February 6, 2020, the independent national electoral commission (INEC) deregistered 74 Political parties. The ADP National Publicity Secretary, Adeoye Adelaja disclosed this while reacting Read More

INEC Recruited ‘Crook Professor’ To Make Ihedioha Governor – Oshiomhole

1 month ago festus dada 0
The All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole is not done with the celebration of victory of his party candidate in Imo gubernatorial Election where the party won at the Supreme Court Speaking on Saturday in Edo State during a rally where members of the party from the faction belong to Oshiomhole held Read More

Re-run: Gunmen Abduct INEC Staff With Election Materials In Cross River

1 month ago emeka 0
The Saturday House of Assembly rerun election in Affanya community in Abi local government area of Cross River was marred by violence after gunmen abducted an Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff and hijacked materials. Following the development, INEC has rescheduled the election in eight polling units in Afayna/Igoni-Igoni ward in Abi state constituency of Read More

INEC Was Irresponsible For Declaring Ihedioha Winner, Says Oshiomhole

1 month ago yakubu 0
The national chairman of the Al progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, have berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for declaration Emeka Ihedioha the initial winner of the Imo governorship election. Oshiomhole, who spoke in a press conference on Friday, January 17, in Abuja said that Ihedioha, as stipulated by the Nigerian constitution of 1999, Read More

BREAKING: Double Registration: INEC To Prosecute Yahaya Bello After Tenure

2 months ago emeka 0
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has not abandoned the criminal case of double registration against the Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Voters Education and Information Committee, Festus Okoye, said the Kogi governor is currently shielded by the immunity clause which protects him against any form of prosecution. Read More

Ex-INEC Boss, Jega Saved Nigeria’s Democracy Not Jonathan – Garba Shehu

2 months ago festus dada 0
Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, has stated that democracy in Nigeria would have collapsed if Attahiru Jega, former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, caved in on the pressure mounted by Godsday Orubebe and the likes during the 2015 presidential election. Shehu, stated this while Read More

Edo Assembly Election: Obaseki Is A Liar, Says INEC

2 months ago emeka 0
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said there was no plan to conduct a fresh election to fill 14 vacant seats in the Edo State House of Assembly. This is contrary to Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki’s claim that INEC will soon hold the election. National Commissioner and Chairman Voters’ Education and Information Read More

Reps Begin Moves To Restrict Ex-INEC Officials From Contesting Elections

2 months ago Fashanu 0
The House of Representatives is deliberating on a bill to restrict former high-ranking officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission from contesting elections in Nigeria. The bill, if passed into law, will make it impossible for INEC national commissioners and resident electoral commissioners to seek elective positions for five years after retirement. According to a Read More