Tag: INEC Chairman

Election postponement: Calls for resignation of INEC chairman unfair – NANS

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 18, 2019

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) says it is unfair to call for the resignation of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as Chairman of Independent National ... Read More

Election Shift : NGOs, International observers back INEC

admin- February 18, 2019

By Fortune Abang The National Democratic Institute (NDI) and International Republican Institute (IRI), both NGOs, joint international observation mission have thrown their weight on INEC’s ... Read More

ICPC Fully Prepared To Monitor 2019 Elecions-,Ag.Chairman

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2018

Dr. Musa Abubakar, Acting Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has said the commission was fully prepared to monitor the 2019 ... Read More

Parties rush to beat INEC deadline for submission of candidates list

admin- October 19, 2018

INEC chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu: Parties rush to meet deadline for submission of candidates list for presidential and National assembly elections By Emmanuel Oloniruha/Abuja Nigeria’s  ... Read More

Osun election will be credible – I-G, INEC Chair assure

admin- September 17, 2018

INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu speaks on Osun election By Olajide Idowu The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Ibrahim Idris and the Chairman of the Independent National ... Read More

APC Primaries: We Will Respect Guidelines – Oshiohmole

Abdul Jimoh- August 29, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has pledged to ensure compliance with the electoral guidelines, fairness and justice as well as observe all the principles of ... Read More

INEC boss appeals arrest order

admin- August 3, 2018

Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has asked the Court of Appeal to vacate the arrest order issued against ... Read More

INEC intensifies preparation for Ekiti guber poll

admin- July 3, 2018

INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu Ariwodola Idowu The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday said the hopes and expectations of Nigerians on the Ekiti gubernatorial ... Read More

INEC partners police to check vote buying, others

admin- March 29, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has called on the Nigeria Police Force to pay special attention to addressing open vote buying as the country prepares ... Read More

Outcome Of Retreat Must Strengthen The Electoral Process, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu says

Abdul Jimoh- January 17, 2017

INEC Chairman on the outcome of Retreat   The outcome of the Commission's Retreat "must have a real effect in the way we strengthen our ... Read More

No Plan To Postpone Ondo Election – INEC

Henry Solomon- November 23, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has no plan to postpone the conduct of the Ondo governorship election scheduled for Saturday, 26th November 2016. The ... Read More

President Buhari Hails U.S Historic Role In Deepening Democracy In Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- July 12, 2016

Garba Shehu Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja expressed appreciation for the important role the United States Government played in the success of the ... Read More

Joint Press Briefing: INEC Chairman And IGP Arase Speaks On Rivers Re-Run Election

Tanimu- March 16, 2016

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, IGP Solomon Arase, and National Commissioners all at the press briefing held in INEC headquarters. Let me assure all Nigerians ... Read More

Contentious Experience Sharing Will Strengthen Electoral Process – INEC Chairman

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2016

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu has said the continuous sharing of experience with Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs) from other ... Read More

INEC Collaborates with Office of Surveyor General

admin- June 19, 2013

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC is to collaborate with the office of Surveyor General of the federation for constituency delineation administrative map of Nigeria ... Read More