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CVR: fresh registration hits 4.5m as INEC receives 7.2m applications

  THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says  fresh registration in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) stands  at 4,539,102, as at 7am of Monday, Dec.... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 12 hrs ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC

Fayemi gives Dec. 18 deadline to guber aspirants to resign position 

KAYODE Fayemi, Ekiti State governor, has directed anyone serving in his government, who would like to contest the governorship primaries to tender his or her resignation... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 days ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, All Progressives Congress, APC, Yinka Oyebode

Make media outlets vital allies of election management - Arogundade

Anthony isibor.   LANRE Arogundade, executive director, International Press Centre, IPC, has called on the government to make media outlets vital allies of the election management body in any... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 148 times

Tags: LANRE Arogundade, International Press Centre, INEC/Media Partnership,

Yakubu says INEC will implement direct primary once it’s signed by President Buhari

By Benprince Ezeh PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the electoral body will ensure the implementation of the direct... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 56 times

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INEC urges media to sensitise Nigerians on democratic rights to broaden base of electoral process

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the media should play an active role in sensitising Nigerians on their democratic rights, duties and responsibilities.... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 190 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Festus Okoye, Sam Olumekun, INEC

CVR update: INEC continues to record steady increase in new registrants

By Anthony Isaibor. THE week 7 of the 2nd quarter Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, report by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed that the number... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 88 times

Tags: INEC, week 7 2nd quarter, Continuous Voter Registration,

Electoral Act: Ortom urges Buhari to reject direct primaries for parties

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reject the direct primaries adopted by the National Assembly in Electoral Act amendment bill... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 138 times

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CVR update: INEC records over 4m new registrants

By Anthony Isaibor.   THE weekly 6 second-quarter report on the progress of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, by INEC has put the total number of new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Continuous Voter Registration, INEC,

Lawmakers congratulate Prof Soludo on his election as governor-elect

AS Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared Prof. Charles Soludo, the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, as the winner of the Nov. 6... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 132 times

Tags: INEC, APGA, Prof. Charles Soludo

Anambra 2021: Soludo, Ibezim receive certificates of return

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has issued certificates of return to governor-elect, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo and his deputy, Onyekachukwu Ibezim for emerging winners of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 116 times

Tags: INEC, Onyekachukwu Ibezim, Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo

Soludo, Ibezim receive certificates of return from INEC

PROF. Chukwuma Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Governorship candidate in the Nov. 6 election in Anambra, has received his Certificate of Return from the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 172 times

Tags: Nwachukwu Orji, Chima Duruaku, Onyeka Ibezim, Festus Okoye, INEC

Sen. Andy Uba denies rejecting INEC results of Anambra guber election

THE Senator Andy Uba Governorship Campaign Organisation, SAUGCO, has denied that its principal, who was a candidate in the just ended Anambra election,  rejected the result announced... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 1,332 times

Tags: Senator Andy Uba, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, INEC

INEC presents certificate of return to Soludo on Friday

INEC presents certificate of return to Soludo on Friday THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is to present the certificate of return as the governor-elect of Anambra... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 175 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Festus Okoye, INEC

INEC declared results showing votes for candidates in Anambra election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, releases results showing the number of votes scored by each of the 18 candidates who contested the November 6 and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 79 times

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Anambra election, testimony of INEC’s impartiality, credibility – Group

A group, Initiative for Leadership Development and Change (ILDC), says the just-concluded Anambra gubernatorial election is a testimony of INEC’s impartiality and credibility. The group’s National Coordinator, Ugochukwu Nnam,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 134 times

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Obiano lauds Buhari for free, fair election in Anambra State

GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra State has praised President Muhamadu Buhari for making the November 6 gubernatorial election in the state which ended with the supplementary... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 112 times

Tags: All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Valentine Ozigbo, Senator Andy Uba, INEC,C. Don Adinuba, Professor Chukwuma Charles SoludoGovernor Willie Obiano, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Details of results from Anambra Governorship polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)-appointed, Returning Officer Prof. Florence Obi announced Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo, candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as winner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Florence Obi

Direct primaries’ll overstretch INEC, says APC govs

PROGRESSIVES Governors Forum (PGF) has said adopting direct primaries by political parties would overstretch the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Chairman of the Forum, Governor Abubakar Bagudu of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: INEC, PROGRESSIVES Governors Forum, Governor Abubakar Bagudu

Anambra: Forum commends INEC, says election has improved democratic process

THE Forum of Independent Election Observers in Nigeria says the just concluded Anambra governorship election has added credence and development to Nigeria’s democratic process. Dr Lazarus Nwachukwu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 130 times

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INEC declares Prof. Soludo winner of Anambra guber election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Prof. Chukwuma Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, the winner of November 6 governorship election in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 812 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, INEC, Prof. Florence Obi, Valentine Ozigbo, Andy Uba, Ifeanyi Uba

Group urges INEC to improve on BVAS, logistics ahead future elections

Cleen Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve on the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) and other logistics. Mrs... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 242 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Bimodal Voter Accreditation System

INEC adjusts voting timeline for Ihiala LGA supplementary election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has adjusted the timeline for supplementary election in Ihiala local government area to begin by 10am. This followed the suspension... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 128 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

Persons with disabilities regret not participating actively in Anambra poll

PERSONS with Disabilities (PWDs) in Anambra have expressed worry over their inability to participate actively in Saturday’s governorship poll in the state.They blamed the situation on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 83 times

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Full speech of Returning Officer Prof. Obi on Anambra's supplementary election

LET me commence by sincerely thanking all of you, particularly the polling agents of the political parties, for the peaceful and decorous manner we have conducted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 153 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Florence Obi, Anambra's supplementary election

Why INEC declared Anambra election “inconclusive”

THE Independent National Electoral Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the announcement of result and subsequent declaration of a winner in the Anambra Governorship election, pending the determination... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 176 times

Tags: INEC, Anambra

SPO carts away 41 result sheets in Idemili South LGA –Returning Officer

THE Returning Officer of the Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, Dr Gabriel Othong has said that 41 out of the 42 result sheets... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Anambra, Returning Officer, INEC

Anambra guber: APGA clears 18 LGAs as PDP, YPP grab 1 each

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has cleared 18 local government areas in the results announced so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Peoples Democratic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 48 times

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Video: Soludo sings who can battle with the Lord as INEC declares election inconclusive

Soludo sings who can battle with the Lord as INEC declares election inconclusive NOV. 08, 2021 @ 09:59 GMT | Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 147 times

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Ensure every single vote counts in Anambra, Yakubu tells staff

THE Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has directed all staff of the commission to ensure that every vote counts in the Saturday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 116 times

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CVR: INEC registers 25,929 in Borno –official

 A total of 25,929 prospective voters in Borno, have so far registered in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise by the Independent National Electoral Commission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mallam Adamu Gama,

Anambra 2021: INEC Chairman Arrives in Awka, Meets With Anambra Police Commissioner

CHAIRMAN of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has arrived in Akwa, the capital of Anambra State and immediately went into consultation with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 123 times

Tags: INEC, Mr. Echeng E, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

Anambra election ‘’ll not be inconclusive election says Soludo

THE candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, says the Nov.  6 governorship election will not be inconclusive.  Soludo said this while reacting to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 91 times

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Anambra election must hold, whether APC, PDP are ready or not

THE People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have in the last few days been campaigning for the postponement of the November 6... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 186 times

Tags: PDP, APC, INEC

Use Anambra, Ekiti Guber polls to boost your image, Catholic Bishop tells INEC

MOST Reverend Felix Ajakaye, the Catholic Bishop of Ekiti, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to use the coming gubernatorial elections in Anambra... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 95 times

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Who wins Anambra state governorship election?

As the countdown to the November 6, 2021 Anambra state governorship election begins, the 18 contestants for the position are busy rounding up their campaigns for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 346 times

Tags: Professor Charles Soludo, Valentine Ozigbo, Senator Andy Uba, INEC

IGP deploys strategic commanders for Anambra governorship election

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Baba, has ordered the deployment of selected strategic commanders to Anambra, ahead of the Nov. 6 governorship election in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 300 times

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Ex-Unilorin VC, INEC boss drum support for women in Nigerian politics

THE Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is’haq Oloyede, and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kwara, Alhaji Attahiru Madami,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 541 times

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2023: Allow INEC to determine the technology to use for elections - Yakubu

By Benprince Ezeh MAHMOOD Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has urged the National Assembly to empower the electoral body to take decisions on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 151 times

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Continuous voter registration records 3,558,360 new registrants - INEC

By Anthony Isibor.   THE weekly update on the continuous voters' registration exercise released by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday, October 18, showed that  3,558,360... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 130 times

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IPOB has no business with INEC - Spokesperson

...says deployment of 33,000 policemen to Anambra ploy to kill Igbo youths THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said it has no business with the Independent National... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, IPOB, INEC, Emma Powerful, Indigenous People of Biafra

Ekiti PDP to boycott local polls, says APC ward congresses ‘marred with violence’

THE People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has declared that it will not participate in the forthcoming local government election into various positions in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: APC, INEC, PDP

 Electronic transmission of results will reduce election fraud

PROF. Attahiru Jega, a former Chairman, Independent National Election Commission, INEC, says the electoral transmission of results will reduce the rate of election fraud in Nigeria, He... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 113 times

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Senate adopts electronic transmission of election results

THE Senate on Tuesday made a U-turn on the recently-passed Electoral Amendment Bill, wherein it had earlier rejected plans by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 135 times

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2023: Gov. Ayade tasks INEC on free, fair elections

GOV. Ben Ayade of Cross River has identified free and fair elections as catalyst for national unity and antidote against voters apathy. Ayade spoke while playing host... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 157 times

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INEC begins display of newly registered voters’ details

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has started the nationwide display of details of newly registered voters in the first quarter of the ongoing Continuous Voter... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 427 times

Tags: Festus Okoye, INEC

INEC clarifies position on electronic transmission of election results

AS public attention shifts to  both Chambers of Nigeria's National Assembly to review the controversial Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2021, INEC, which is at the centre... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 94 times

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INEC tasks electorate on identifying under-aged, dead, foreigners in voters’ register

INEC in Lagos State has urged electorates to assist the commission in identifying underaged persons, dead people and foreigners in its voters’  register. The commission made the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 170 times

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INEC requests NPC’s data on deceased Nigerians to enhance voters register

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged the National Population Commission (NPC) to periodically avail INEC the data of deceased Nigerians to further enhance the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 208 times

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CVR: INEC records 19,135 new registrants in Oyo, suspends registration till Oct. 4

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 19,135 people have completed both the online pre-registration and physical registration during the first quarter of the Continuous Voters... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 153 times

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INEC begins nationwide display of voters register Sept 24, says Ebonyi REC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will commence the first quarter display of Voter Register (VR) across the country on Sept. 24. Dr Joseph Chukwu,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 165 times

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CVR: INEC says 931,768 registrants complete physical registration, pre-registration hits 2,953,094

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 931,768 Nigerians have completed their physical registration in its ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The electoral ombudsman also disclosed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

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INEC expresses readiness for Isoko South I by-election in Delta

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed  readiness for conduct of the Isoko South I state constituency by-election in Delta.INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Monday... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 48 times

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Anambra election 2021: It is a recruitment, not coronation exercise 

    LET us get this straight. Leadership is a serious task, it is trusting someone with responsibilities, leadership is not something for a mere status symbol or... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 282 times

Tags: Dan Nwabunwanne Aniesi, Valentine Chineto Ozigbo, Gov. Willie Obiano,Gov. Peter Obi, INEC,

Guber poll: INEC suspends physical registration of voters in Anambra

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has suspended in-person or physical registration of voters in Anambra, though online pre-registration of voters in the state... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 59 times

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INEC redeploys 5 resident electoral commissioners, 4 directors

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has redeployed five Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs). In the new postings, the REC, Osun State, MOlusegun Agbaje, has been redeployed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

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Anambra election will be free and fair, not written - commissioner

THE Anambra State government is in possession of intelligence reports showing that people are preparing to protest in the streets of the state in large numbers... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: C. Don Adinuba, Anambra State government, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC

CVR: INEC receives 3.3m applications in 9 weeks

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday said within nine weeks it has received 3,325,741 applications from the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The commission... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 237 times

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INEC devolves CVR to wards in Anambra

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has devolved its Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) to wards in Anambra State, ahead of the state’s Nov. 6... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 174 times

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Soludo Support Group commends INEC for restoring rightful APGA candidate

THE Chairman of All Soludo Support Group, Chinedu Nwoye-Glamour, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for returning Prof Chukwuma Soludo as the All Progressive... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

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Full list of Anambra governorship candidates published by INEC August 19

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Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 419 times

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Soludo, 11 others make INEC list of candidates for Anambra governorship election

  …Andy Uba and Ifeanyi Uba missing   TWELVE candidates have been listed to participated in the November 6, governorship election, according to an updated list published by... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 768 times

Tags: Soludo, 11 others make INEC list of candidates for Anambra governorship election, Professor Charles Soludo, Ibezim Onyekachukwu Gilbert, Godwin O. Maduka for Accord Party, Chukwuugo Bennet Etiaba (A