Tag: election

Edo APC Governorship Primaries: Governor Obaseki Disqualified

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2020

Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has been disqualified to participate in All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries slated for 22 June 2020. The chairman of ... Read More

COVID-19 Won’t Truncate Nigeria’s Electoral Process – INEC

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday said COVID-19 pandemic would not truncate Nigeria’s democracy and electoral process. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this in ... Read More

Electoral Bill 2020 Will Inject Better Ideas into Electoral System — Senate

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2020

The Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the ongoing review of the Electoral Law will inject better ideas into the country’s electoral ... Read More

I won’t contest in 2023, President Buhari insists

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his intention not to contest the 2023 presidential elections but determined to help strengthen the electoral process both in Nigeria ... Read More

Breaking; Yahaya Bello Wins Kogi Governorship Election

Abdul Jimoh- November 18, 2019

The incumbent Governor of Kogi State Yahaya Bello of APC has been declared winner of the Kogi state election after polling 406,222 to defeat his ... Read More

Update: Result Collated in Bayelsa Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2019

SAGBAMA LGA AAC 15APC 7,831PDM 27PDP 60,339 NEMBE LGA ACCORD 261 APC 83,041 PDP 874 KOLOKUMA/OPOKUMA LGA ACCORD 69APC 8,934 PDP 15,360 BRASS LGA ACCORD ... Read More

Collation, Counting Commences in Bayelsa and Kogi

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2019

Collation and counting of results is ongoing in Bayelsa and Kogi states governorship elections respectively as voting ended at 2pm. Reports by our correspondents say ... Read More

#KogiElect; Yahaya Bello, Wife vote in Okene

Abdul Jimoh- November 16, 2019

The governorship election in Kogi State has commenced with Gov. Yahaya Bello who is seeking re-election casting his vote at his Upogoro-Odenku Ward in Okene ... Read More

Bayelsa: INEC moves sensitive materials to RACs, calls for peace

Abdul Jimoh- November 15, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has begun distribution of sensitive materials to various Registration Area Centres (RACs) in Bayelsa ahead of the Saturday governorship ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: Voter Registration/PVC Collection Stats by Local Governments in Kogi

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

Registered Voters by LGA Adavi 105,906 Ajaokuta 73,836 Ankpa 142,912 Bassa 58,892 Dekina 166,165 Ibaji 76,575 Idah 56,743 Igalamela /Odulu 65,129 Ijumu 59,578 Kabba/Bunu 74,789 ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: Key Demographics for Kogi Governorship Polls

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

As it is few days to the Kogi governorship election, there key demographics that could come into play in the November 16 polls. There 24 ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: List of Governorship Candidates for Kogi Election

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

It is three days to go for November 16 Kogi state 2019 Governorship election. To know the name and party for each candidate for the ... Read More

Election: Kogi declares public holiday for schools

Abdul Jimoh- November 12, 2019

The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has declared Friday, Nov. 15, as a public holiday for all schools in the state. A ... Read More

Card Reader to Get Legal Backing – Omo-Agege

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2019

As part of measures to further enhance the integrity of the electoral process in Nigeria, the National Assembly would ensure that card reader is given ... Read More

Buhari, INEC Urge Tribunal to Dismiss Atiku, PDP Petition

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday prayed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to dismiss the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential ... Read More

Nyesom Wike Wins Re-election Bid as Rivers Governor

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2019

Gov. Nyesom Wike, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday, won his re-election bid, having been declared winner of the March ... Read More

Court Sacks Nwoboshi, Delta North Senator-elect

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2019

The Federal High Court Abuja on Wednesday, sacked Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi, the senator-elect for Delta North Senatorial District. Justice Ahmed Mohammed gave the order while ... Read More

Updated: INEC declares Fintiri governor-elect of Adamawa

admin- March 29, 2019

Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri of Peoples Democratic Party has emerged winner of Adamawa Governorship election. The Returning Officer of the election, Prof. Andrew Haruna, who declared ... Read More

Adamawa High Court Vacates Order Restraining INEC From Conducting Supplementary Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- March 26, 2019

The Adamawa state High Court sitting in Yola on Tuesday vacated it's earlier order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting the Governorship ... Read More

I’m not meddling in Kano elections – Tinubu

admin- March 20, 2019

All Progressives Congress National Leader, Sen.  Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday refuted rumours that he was in Kano and meddling in the state’s rescheduled elections. Tinubu ... Read More