Tag: Polls

INEC Suspends Ekiti East 1 State Constituency Bye-Election

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2021

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has indefinitely suspended the Ekiti East 1 constituency bye-election. The Commission said it received reports that the election holding ... 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: 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

Polls: Observer tasks security agencies on safety of lives, property

admin- March 8, 2019

The Integrity Friends for Truth and Peace Initiative (TIFPI), has urged security agencies to give special attention to all red line states during March 9 ... Read More

Ekiti Governorship Race: INEC Begins Distribution of Sensitive Materials, Vehicles Being Tracked

Henry Solomon- July 12, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC), on Thursday afternoon began the distribution of sensitive materials ahead of Saturday ’s gubernatorial election. The materials were being moved ... Read More

ArchBishop Onaiyekan Calls for Crisis-Free 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2018

The Catholic Arch Bishop of Abuja Diocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has called on politicians and the electorate to ensure crisis-free general elections in 2019 Onaiyekan ... Read More

NGO, FORD Foundation, Train 100 Aspiring Youths Ahead of 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

(Photo: NAN) A youth organisation, the Youngsters Development Initiative (YDI), has organised a capacity building workshop for young Nigerians eyeing various elective positions in the ... Read More

Kenya Presidential Election: African Union Calls For Peaceful Resolution Ahead Of Fresh Polls

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2017

The African Union has called on all Kenyans and stakeholders in the country's politics to resolve to peaceful resolutions ahead of the fresh presidential elections. ... Read More

Zimbabwe Opposition Parties Clamour For UN To Conduct Elections

Henry Solomon- March 23, 2017

Opposition parties in Zimbabwe on Wednesday in Harare demanded that next year's presidential elections should be conducted by a committee set up by the United ... Read More

Gambia: Outcome Of ECOWAS Leaders Banjul Peace Mission

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2016

ECOWAS leaders on Tuesday converge on the Gambian capital Banjul, to peacefully pressure President Yahya Jammeh to re-consider his rejection of the election results and ... Read More

#RiversRerun: Voting In Progress At Various Polling Unit In Rivers State

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2016

The Rivers legislative rerun polls have commenced peacefully in the state with a massive turnout of voters in Gokana Local Government Area of the state. The ... Read More

President Buhari Makes Last Minute Pitch For Akeredolu In Saturday Polls

AMT Tanimu- November 23, 2016

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari calls on all the people of Ondo State to go out to the polling stations on Saturday, November 26 ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Obaseki, Oshiomhole On Victory At the Polls

AMT Tanimu- September 30, 2016

President Buhari At Obasike's Campaign Rally #EdoDecides Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja congratulated the government and people of Edo State on ... Read More

#BREAKING: Trump’s Campaign Chairman, Paul Manafort Resigns

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2016

U.S. Republican Candidate Donald Trump's presidential campaign chairman, Paul Manafort has resigned on Friday, days after he was effectively demoted in a shake-up of the ... Read More

#RiversRerun Wike Satisfied With Security Situation, Laments On Late Arrival of Materials

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2016

Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike has expressed satisfaction with the security situation in the state as the people vote to elect their representatives in the ... Read More

Republican Debate: Cruz, Rubio, Battle Trump Ahead Of Super Tuesday Contest

Henry Solomon- February 26, 2016

L-R: Marco Rubio, Donald trump and Ted Cruz at the Republican Debate in Houston, Texas. (photo: Internet) The GOP debate on Thursday appeared to be ... Read More

National Cohesion Paramount As Bayelsans Go To The Re-Run Polls – DG NOA

AMT Tanimu- January 8, 2016

Mike Omeri NOA DG Nigerians have been advised to shun violence and stop beating the drums of war with their utterances as that would give ... Read More

Inconclusive Polls, A Sign Of Competitive Elections – Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu

Henry Solomon- December 16, 2015

Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says that inconclusive elections being recorded in ... Read More

International Observers Raise Concerns Over Cancellation of Zanzibar Polls

Henry Solomon- November 2, 2015

The International Election Observer groups in Tanzania comprising the Commonwealth, European Union, African Union and the Southern African Development Community has expressed concern at the ... Read More

Aduda Calls for Peace at Council Polls

admin- February 17, 2013

By Ahmad Ambali Ahead of the FCT Area Council Elections scheduled for March 16th, residents have been enjoined to conduct themselves in a peaceful manner ... Read More