Tag: Governorship Election

INEC Fixes Kogi, Bayelsa Gov Polls for November 2

admin- April 10, 2019

The electoral body in a statement yesterday by its National Commissioner and Chairman Voter Education and Publicity, Mr. Festus Okoye, said the official notice for ... Read More

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State wins Governorship Election

admin- April 4, 2019

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has been declared winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state after polling a total of 886,264 ... Read More

Bauchi guber: Court stops INEC from concluding announcement of governorship result

admin- March 19, 2019

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to stop further collation, conclusion and announcement of result of ... Read More

President Buhari arrives in Katsina for governorship elections

admin- March 7, 2019

President Buhari arrives in Katsina for governorship election V/O: President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Katsina for Saturday’s gubernatorial elections after a resounding re-election victory. ... Read More

Fintiri Emerges as Adamawa PDP Governorship Candidate

Henry Solomon- October 1, 2018

Former Adamawa Assembly Speaker and Acting governor, Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri has emerged winner of Adamawa Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship primary election. Fintiri scored 1,656 ... Read More

Boss Mustapha visits Omisore

admin- September 26, 2018

Iyiola Omisore, SDP’s Osun guber candidate By Dorcas Elusogbon In less than 24 hours after a powerful delegation of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) visited ... Read More

#OsunDecides: Oyetola Votes, Commends INEC Over Smooth Electoral Process

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2018

Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives  Congress (APC) in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, has expressed satisfaction with the conduct of ... Read More

#OsunDeciedes : CSO Commends High Voter Turnout

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2018

Mr Ezenwa Nwagwu, Chairman, Partners for Electoral Reforms, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), has commended the high turnout of voters in the ongoing governorship election ... Read More

Osun Poll Witnesses High Turnout Amid Tight Security

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2018

There was high turn out on Saturday as residents of  Osun headed to their polling units to vote in the governorship election. Correspondents of the ... Read More

Ekiti Poll May End Earlier Than Expected As Voting Goes On Peacefully Across Most LG’s

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2018

The impressive turn-out of voters on Saturday was the hallmark of the governorship election in Ekiti state on Saturday and results may be announced earlier ... Read More

Ekiti 2018: Fayemi Commends Electorate For Turnout, Conduct

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2018

The All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has commended the electorate in Ekiti for their impressive turnout and conduct in Saturday’s governorship ... Read More

Massive Turnout As Ekiti Voters Troop To Polling Units

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2018

There was a massive turnout of voters in Ekiti as the accreditation and voting process got underway in Saturday ’s governorship election. Correspondents of the ... Read More

Election: Anambra Witnesses Water-Tight Security

Abdul Jimoh- November 18, 2017

The people of Anambra voted amid tight security in the Saturday governorship election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that no fewer than 36 political parties and candidates ... Read More

Supreme Court Settles Niger State Governorship Tussle

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2017

The Supreme Court has upheld the nomination of Governor Abubakar Bello Sani as the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate for the 2015 governorship election ... Read More

Know The Security Arrangement For Ondo State Governorship Election

Tanimu- November 23, 2016

Don Awunah, Abuja: Ondo State Governorship election is scheduled to hold on the 26th of November, 2016. To this end the Inspector General of Police, ... Read More

Ondo State 2016 Governorship Election: INEC Releases list of Candidates

inno.korie- October 28, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has released the list  of candidates   for  the Ondo state 2016 Governorship election. The list comprises of names 28 ... Read More

DSS, Police advised INEC to postpone Edo governorship Election

Abdul Jimoh- September 7, 2016

The Nigeria Police and Department of State Services, have warned the general public that credible intelligence availed the agencies indicate plans by insurgent/extremist elements to attack ... Read More

APC: 2016 Edo Governorship Election Primaries; 2873 Delegates To Elect Edo Governorship Candidate

Abdul Jimoh- June 16, 2016

John Odigie-OyegunNational Chairman APC ·         Masari Heads 7-member Election Primaries Committee ·         Bamidele Chairs Election Appeal Committee   The National Organising Secretary of the All ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints Dakuku Peterside As DG NIMASA

Henry Solomon- March 10, 2016

APC Governorship candidate for Rivers state in the April 11 2015 general elections Dr Dakuku Peterside, has been appointed on Thursday as the Director General ... Read More

Adamawa 2014 Guber Election, PDP Aspirants Kick Against Imposition

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 5, 2014

  By Femi Johnson Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Primaries fixed for Saturday this Weekend in Yola, Adamawa State, some of the Aspirants have ... Read More