324 results found for INEC

APC primary election for Arochukwu/Ohafia Federal Constituency Postponed

THE All Progressive Congress primary election for Arochukwu Ohafia Federal Constituency has been postponed till further notice. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) observer for the election told... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 21 hrs ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Mr Tony Onyeanwuala, Daniel Imoh, Iroh Orji, Mrs Mary Ikoku, INEC,APC

Jonathan recommends removal of Section 84 of Electoral Act

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan has recommended removal of the controversial Section 84 of the new Electoral Act, to allow political parties decide modalities for candidates’ elections. Jonathan... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 45 times

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, Dr Mohammed Wakil, INEC

2023: Court stops INEC from recognising Obaseki’s ad-hoc delegates

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from recognising or accepting ad-hoc delegates produced by Governor Godwin Obaseki’s faction... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 49 times

Tags: Governor Godwin Obaseki, Mr. John Musa, INEC, PDP, Mr Iyorchia Ayu, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, Mr Umar Bature

IPAC hails peaceful conduct of PDP primaries in Delta

THE Delta chapter of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), has commended the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for conducting free, fair, credible and peaceful primaries for 2023 election. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council,Mr Emeka Bidokwu,INEC

Guber primaries: Electoral Committee begins accreditation of 1,225 delegates in Lagos

THE Electoral Committee for APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State has commenced the accreditation of ad hoc delegates ahead of the voting exercise to select the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Alhaji Adamu Yuguda,  APC, Mr Wale Oluwo, INEC, Mr Ademola Sadiq, Abdul-Ahmed Mustapha,

APC guber primaries: Voting begins late in Lagos

VOTING begun late at  the APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State amidst tight security, and watch of officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).   The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Adamu Yuguda, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Wale OluwoAbdul-Ahmed Mustapha,, Mobolaji Johnson Arena,

Lawal wins Zamfara PDP guber ticket

ALHAJI Dauda Lawal, has won the Zamfara Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship ticket for 2023 general elections.Mr Adamu Maina, the Returning Officer for the primaries declared... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Alhaji Dauda Lawal, Alhaji Abubakar Nakwada, Alhaji Wadatau Madawaki, Alhaji Dauda Lawal, Peoples Democratic Pa

2023: Muhammad Abacha wins Kano PDP governorship Primaries

ALHAJI Muhammad Abacha, son of former military leader, Sani Abacha has emerged governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2023 general election in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Alhaji Muhammad Abacha,Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Alhaji Mohammed Jamu, Hajiya Amina Garba,

Anambra PDP holds 3-member ward delegates’ congress

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wednesday elected three-member ward delegates in Anambra North and South Senatorial Districts, ahead of the state congress. The exercise took place at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Dora Akunyili, Mr Augustine Efere, INEC, Mr Ngozi Agudosi,

Provide assistive materials for PWDs during election, stakeholders urge INEC

STAKEHOLDERS have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) to provide assistive materials for Persons Living With Disabilities (PWDs) during the June 18 governorship in Ekiti... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Mrs Olawumi Famuyiwa, Grace Jerry, Mr Kayode Babatuyi, INEC, NOA, NUJ, Judith Edosa, Dr Steve Snook

NEWS ANALYSIS: Intrigues, calculations as aspirants struggle for Plateau governorship ticket

By Peter Amine, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) AS the 2023 general elections draw near, politicians in Plateau have begun consultations and calculations of who becomes the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 26 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

Abaribe withdraws from Abia PDP guber race, hours to primaries

SENATE Minority Leader and a frontline governorship aspirant of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Abia State, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has formally withdrawn from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: INEC,Senator Enyinnaya Harcourt Abaribe,PDP

Simbine is NISER's first female DG

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Prof. Antonia Taiye Simbine as the first female Director-General of Nigeria’s National Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER). The appointment takes... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Prof. Antonia Taiye Simbine, president Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, NISER

Commissioner lauds Benue PDP’s peaceful conduct of Assembly, Reps primaries

The Benue Commissioner for Finance, Dr David Olofu, has lauded the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for peaceful conduct of Sunday’s Houses of Assembly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Transactional Politics: A bane of democracy in Nigeria

By Paul Ejime   TRANSACTIONAL politics is not new. But its scope in the run-up to Nigeria’s make or mar 2023 elections is not just worrisome; it threatens... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 106 times

Tags: INEC, Prof Mahmood Yabubu

Sadiq Abdullahi wins PDP ticket for Sabon Gari Federal Constituency

Sadiq Abdullahi has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Sabon Gari Federal Constituency ahead of the 2023 general elections. Alhaji Mohammed Shafiu, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 30 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Malam Sadisu Abdulhamid, Hajiya Hadiza Mohammed, Paulina Edward, Sadiq Abdullahi,

2023: Toviho grabs PDP slot for Badagry Federal Constituency

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday evening declared Mr Olayemi Toviho as the PDP candidate for the Badagry Federal Constituency. Declaring the result of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Abidemi Akojenu, National Working Committee (NWC), Philips Aivoji, Gbenga Fayemi, Johnson Avoseh, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Olayemi Toviho,

President Nigeria needs in 2023— Maharaj ji

THE founder of the One Love Family, Sat Guru Maharaj ji, says Nigeria needs a President with courage of a lion in 2023 to address numerous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Sat Guru Maharaj ji, ASUU, INEC

2023: PDP urges INEC to accelerate voter registration

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that more Nigerians are registered in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Samuela Isopi, Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, PDP, INEC

PDP Primary: Stakeholders urge NWC to respect will of Anambra people

THE Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State have urged the party leadership to uphold the will of Anambra people by adopting delegates... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Iyorchia Ayu, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Primaries: INEC tasks political parties to abide by guidelines of electoral act

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has charged political parties to strictly abide by the guidelines of 2022 Electoral Act for successful conduct of their primary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Kassim Gaidam, Sikiru Akande,

Why APC changed dates for governorship, other primaries

WORRIED about likely nullification of its primaries by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday adjusted its timetable for its primaries. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 141 times

Tags: INEC,All Progressives Congress,

Osun 2022: Court affirms Adeleke as PDP candidate

A Federal High Court, sitting in Osogbo, on Wednesday affirmed Sen. Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the authentic candidate of the party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Sen. Ademola Adeleke, Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel, Mr Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, PDP, INEC.

EU charges Nigerian youths to participate actively in the 2023 elections 

THE European Union has urged Nigerian youths to go beyond obtaining their voter's card to participate actively in the upcoming 2023 general elections and ensure that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 40 times

Tags: ECOWAS, Yabagi Yusuf Sani, Oluwatoyosi Giwa, INEC, Constance Onyemachi

ASUU is responsible for bad governance in Nigeria – Catholic Bishop

By Kennedy Nnamani BISHOP Godfrey Igwebuike Onah, the Catholic Bishop of Nsukka in Enugu state has accused the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, of being responsible... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 146 times

Tags: INEC, ASUU, Godfrey Igwebuike Onah

2023: INEC cautions political parties against non-transparent primaries

 THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday cautioned political parties against non-transparent primaries in order to sustain Nigeria’s democracy. Alhaji Yahaya Bello, FCT INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner(REC)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: INEC, Alhaji Yahaya Bello,

2023: Group kicks as Imansuangbon’s name allegedly disappears from Edo delegates’ list

A social-political group, Esan South-East for Justice, has condemned the alleged removal of Mr. Ken Imasuangbon’s name from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Edo National Delegates’... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Iyorchia Ayu, Esan South-East for Justice, Mr Ernest Imafidon, INEC

INEC gives APC, PDP, others deadlines

AHEAD of primaries, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given deadlines to political parties on nomination and withdrawal of candidates. The electoral commission also foreclosed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: INEC

Osun 2022: INEC tracking of campaign finances of political parties not witch hunt says REC

The National Leader of the APC and presidential aspirant on the platform of the party, Ahmed Tinubu, says he is the only one running for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello, Ahmed Tinubu, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

2023 elections: NSA directs security agencies to monitor, profile political actors

THE National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, has tasked heads of security and law enforcement agencies to step up close monitoring and profiling of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Mr Sanusi Galadima, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, INEC

2023: Our ticket not automatic for Tinubu, other aspirants -SDP

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) says no automatic ticket for All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and other aspirants willing to contest for elective... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Social Democratic Party (SDP), Supo Shonibare, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, INEC,

Party primaries: INEC cautions political parties against flouting electoral law

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cautioned  political parties in Nasarawa State against flouting the new electoral law in the conduct of their primary elections.   INEC’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Mr Cletus Ogah, Dr Uthman Ajidagba, INEC

7.3 m registrants yet to complete CVR registration- INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 7.3 million registrants are yet to complete their registration in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The INEC Director... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Mr Chidi Nwafor, INEC

2023: Political appointees drag APC, INEC to court over disqualification threats

THREE aspirants have sued the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over threats to disqualify them from participating  in the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Oluwafemi Abimbola, Mr Adeniyi Akintola, APC, INEC, Mr Sodique Abubakar, Mr Sodique Lawal Abubakar, Mr Bindir Buba

2023: Primaries conducted after June 3 will not be accepted — INEC

RESIDENT Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Delta State, Mr Monday Udoh-Tom, yesterday, said the commission would not accept the outcome of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Monday Udoh-Tom, INEC

Continuous Voter Registration closes by June 30-INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says its ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) will end on June 30. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, in his remarks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: INEC, EFCC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Ene Obi

2023: APC S/Africa advocates effective opposition

THE All Progressives Congress (APC), South African chapter on Wednesday advocated for effective opposition party to serve as watchdog and panacea to the country’s democratic challenges. Bola... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Bola Babarinde, Godwin Emefiele, INEC

Will Soludo Seize This Chance To Grow APGA?

By IfeanyiChukwu Afuba     THANK God that Professor Chukwuma Soludo has taken off with a run. There is no issue now whether the pace is of a trot,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Professor Chukwuma Soludo, APGA, INEC

2023 general election: IPAC seeks 2 months extension for party primaries

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend the June 3 deadline for political parties primaries for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Yabagi Sani, Action Alliance (AA), All Progressives Congress (APC), Action Peoples Party (APP), New Nigeria Peopl

18 political parties want 37-day extension of INEC’s primary election deadline

NIGERIA'S 18 registered political parties under the aegis of Inter-Party Advisory Council IPAC have appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC to tinker with its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: INEC, Sani Yabagi, IPAC

What court did about Emefiele's 2023 presidency ambition

A Federal High Court in Abuja has declined the request of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, to restrain the Independent National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 173 times

Tags: Nduka Erikpume, CBN, INEC, Mike Ozekhome, Godwin Emefiele, Abubakar Malami,

Osun 2022: Court reserves judgment on PDP governorship ticket tussle

THE Federal High Court in Osogbo has fixed May 18, for judgment on the governorship ticket tussle between Prince Dotun Babayemi and Sen. Ademola Adeleke both... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

APGA holds ward delegates congress in Ebonyi on May 10

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Ebonyi chapter, says it will hold its ward delegates congresses across the 171 wards of the 13 local government areas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Ricky Okorouka, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

33,183 PVCs ready for collection in Jigawa-INEC

THE Jigawa office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says  33,183 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) are ready for distribution to newly registered voters in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

INEC reacts to calls for its Chairman to join presidential race for 2023 polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says that its attention has been drawn to innuendoes in certain quarters that Nigerians should not be surprised if the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, INEC

2023: What INEC did to 124 political parties

NO fewer than 124 political groups that applied for registration as political parties have been technically excluded from participating in the 2023 general elections by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Mr Rotimi Oyekanmi, SERVICOM, INEC, Olayide Okuonghae,

INRC urges political parties to adhere to timelines for conduct of primaries

EIGHTEEN political parties have served the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the required notices indicating the dates for their conventions, congresses, and primaries for the purpose... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

2023: INEC advises political parties to adhere to timelines for primaries

INEC has advised political parties to adhere to the timeline for the conduct of their primaries for the 2023 general elections, stating that the deadline for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Festus Okoye, INEC

Court fixes hearing on suit seeking sack of Oduah from Senate for May 25

A Federal High Court sitting in Awka on Thursday fixed the hearing on a suit seeking the sack of Mrs Stella Oduah, representing Anambra North Senatorial... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kingsley Nnalue, H. A Nganjiwa, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Oluchukwu Udemezue,

CVR Update: INEC records 8m fresh registrants

By Anthony Isibor. THE Quarter 4, WK 3 of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, exercise reached an alarming 8,855,996 as at Monday,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: INEC,

Be mindful of sponsored, inciting publications as 2023 approaches, Buhari urges journalists

PRESIDENT  Muhammadu Buhari  on Monday in Abuja charged media professionals to be mindful of sponsored, inciting publications capable of inciting hatred, division, violence, and chaos. The president... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: President  Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Mr Femi Adesina

Gbajabiamila advocates review on campaign finances

SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila has advocated reforming the nation’s campaign financing laws to clean up financial flow into the political system. Delivering... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: INEC, Femi Gbajabiamila

Buhari to APC Ekiti Candidate: `You have my best wishes’

 THE National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, has presented Ekiti APC gubernatorial candidate, Abiodun Oyebanji to President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, INEC, Gov. Atiku Bagudu

INEC commences distribution of over 44, 000 PVCs in Kwara

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara will on Saturday commence distribution of over 44, 000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to newly registered voters in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Malam Garba Madami,

Only Appeal Court can upturn judgment against Section 84(12), Malami tells court

JUSTICE Minister Abubakar Malami, SAN, says only the Court of Appeal can restore Section 84(12) into the Electoral Act, 2022.   Malami told Justice Inyang Ekwo of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: INEC Abubakar Malami SAN, Abimbola Akintola, V

INEC begins distribution of over 33,000 PVCs in Lagos

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State has started the distribution of over 33,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) for newly registered voters in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, Miss Nofisat Shobowale,

Rivers: INEC urges Nigerians to pick their voter cards

THE Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) in Rivers has urged the public to come forward and  pick their voter cards to enable them exercise their voting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: INEC, Mrs Geraldine Ekelemu,

INEC begins distribution of 23,000 PVCs in Ebonyi

 THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Ebonyi has commenced the distribution of over 23,000 permanent voter cards (PVCs) to their owners in the state. Dr Joseph Chukwuemeka,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Dr Joseph Chukwuemeka, INEC,

2023: INEC approves 11,222 polling units for Kano

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kano State says it has approved 11,222 polling units ahead of the 2023 general polls. INEC Kano Resident Electoral Commissioner,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Prof. Riskuwa Arabu, Nasiru Ibrahim, Suleiman Alkali, A A Maulud, Sule Umar,

Mikko joins Rivers governorship race, promises to harness state’s resources for balanced development

MR. Bernard Mikko has purchased the All Progressives Congress (APC) Expression of Interest and Nomination forms at the cost of N50 million to join the Rivers... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Bernard Mikko,

INEC partners ECES to train PWD’s on BRIDGE Modular access

By Anthony Isibor  IN preparation for the 2023 general election, INEC, in partnership with European Centre for Electoral Support, ECES, has begun a five-day BRIDGE Modular training... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Kunle Ajayi,

CVR: Fresh registration hits 8.56m

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says fresh registration in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) has hit 8,564,512, as at 7am, Monday April 25. The commission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 81 times

Tags: INEC,

145,187 PVCs ready for collection in Oyo State – INEC

INEC’s the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), in Oyo State, Dr Mutiu Agboke, says 145,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) are ready for collection. Mrs Rosemary Adeniyi, Head of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 84 times

Tags: INEC, Dr Mutiu Agboke, Mrs Rosemary Adeniyi,

2023: INEC pledges commitment to support PWDs during electoral process

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given its commitment to providing strong support to Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) ahead of the forthcoming 2023 general elections Prof.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Outreach and Partnership Committee (OPC), Prof. Kunle Ajayi, Persons with Disabilities (PWDs),

PRP cautions public on fraudulent nomination fees in circulation

THE Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) has cautioned the public on  fraudulent  nomination fees in circulation, describing a circular pegging its nomination fees for elective public offices... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), Falalu Bello, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Get your PVC, elect credible leaders in 2023, Bishop urges voters

RT. Rev. Christian Onyia, has appealed to eligible voters to get their PVC to enable them vote credible leaders  at the 2023 general elections. Onyia said this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Rt. Rev. Christian Onyia, INEC,

INEC unveils 2022-2026 strategic plan, election project plan.

By Anthony Isibor. THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has unveiled a 2022-2026 Strategic Plan, SP, and the 2023 Election Project Plan, EPP. The Strategic Plan 2022-2026 and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

2023 election timetable will not be changed – INEC

By Anthony Isibor.   PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, National chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the dates for all activities in the Timetable and Schedule of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 72 times

Tags: PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC,

Jonathan Set To Declare For 2023 Presidency Under APC

 ALL seems to be set for former President Goodluck Jonathan to officially declare his intention to contest the 2023 presidency under the platform of the All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 130 times

Tags: INEC, All Progressives Congress, Mayor Samuel, APC, Goodluck Jonathan

Kebbi receives 34,294 PVCs – Official

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kebbi State says it has so far received 34,294 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from the national headquarters. Mr Atiku Shekari,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 73 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Atiku Shekari,

Lawyer raises concern over safety of INEC officials

A Legal Practitioner, Mr Abdullahi Yusuf, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to prioritise safety of its officials before, during and after any election in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Abdullahi Yusuf, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

INEC cautions against multiple registration for PVCs

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Bauchi State, has warned against multiple registration for Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) during the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 68 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Adamu Gujungu,

INEC suspends Continuous Voter Registration Exercise exercise in Ihitte Uboma Local Government of Imo State.  

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended the Continuous Voter Registration Exercise, CVR, exercise in Ihitte Uboma Local Government Area of Imo State.  INEC said in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Nwokorie Anthony, Professor Emeka Ezeonu, INEC

YPP holds national convention, presidential primaries June 1

THE Young Progressives Party (YPP), has fixed June 1, for the conduct of its national convention and presidential primaries ahead of the 2023 general elections.   This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Young Progressives Party (YPP), Egbeola Martins, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

YPP urges FG to tackle insecurity ahead 2023 general elections

THE Young Progressives Party (YPP), has urged the Federal Government to critically tackle the challenges of insecurities bedeviling the country before the 2023 general elections.   Mr Bishop... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Young Progressives Party (YPP), Bishop Amakiri, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Yakubu urges Nigerians to take advantage of CVR

NIGERIA'S electoral umpire, inec, has appealed to Nigerians to take advantage of its ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR) exercise to register, update and obtain their voters... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Prof Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

Primaries: INEC warns political parties against breaches

THE INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Garba Madami, has warned political parties against conducting their primary elections outside designated constituencies. The REC gave the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Malam Garba Madami, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Get your PVC ready, INEC will not count prayer points, bishop charges Nigerians

INEC will count votes and not prayer points in 2023, the Anglican Bishop of Nike Diocese, in Enugu State, Most Rev. Christian Onyia, reminded eligible voters... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Most Rev. Christian Onyia,

44.6% of voters registered since 2021 are invalid – INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has said 44.6 per cent of voters who have registered since 2021 are invalid. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

Anti party: APM suspends 6 national officers, 3 state chairmen

The Allied People’s Movement (APM) National Working Committee (NWC) has suspended six of its national officers and three state chairmen for gross misconduct and anti party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Allied People’s Movement (APM), National Working Committee (NWC), Oyadeyi Adebayo, Rose Gyar, Muktar Sidi, National Electoral Commission (INEC), Alhaji Yusuf Dantalle,

INEC publishes final list of candidates for Osun Governorship election

ON Friday, March 25, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) published the personal particulars and list of candidates (Form EC9) for the Osun State Governorship election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

LG poll: APC wins in 31 of 34 LGAs in Katsina — KTSIEC

THE Katsina State Independent Electoral Commission, KTSIEC, has declared the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, as winner in 31 out of the 34 local government areas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Alhaji Lawal Faskari, INEC

Adamawa LG Poll: APC rejects results

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa has rejected the result of Saturday’s local government election announced by the state Independent Electoral Commission (ADSIEC). The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), All Progressives Congress (APC), state Independent Electoral Commission (ADSIEC), People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ibrahim Bilal,

2023: NRM pledges better deal for Nigerians

THE National Rescue Movement (NRM), a political party, has given an assurance to Nigerians that it will transform the country if it wins the 2023 general... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: National Executive Council (NEC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), National Rescue Movement (NRM), Amb. Isaac Udeh,

2023: INEC seeks UN support on voter education, four other areas

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has identified voter education and sensitisation as one of the core areas it would require the support of the United... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Serge Gakwandi Kubwimana

2023: Experts urge media to reawaken political consciousness of electorate

 DR Tony Onyima, onetime Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism in Anambra has urged the media to reawaken the political consciousness of Nigerians ahead of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Tony Onyima, Sun Newspapers Group, INEC

PSC lifts curfew, gives new Covid-19 guidelines

By Anthony Isibor. FOLLOWING the reduction in the number of Covid-19 cases, reduced risk of importation of new variants as well as the availability of vaccines and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: INEC,

INEC urges parties to stick to election timetable

....avoid  avoid acrimonious primaries that could result in unnecessary litigations        THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, had  urged political parties to adhere to the 2023 general election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

Primaries: INEC advises political parties to adhere to internal democracy, electoral laws

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised political parties to adhere strictly to internal democracy and electoral laws in the conduct of their primaries, ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Festus Okoye, Commissioner and Chairman, Electoral Act,

Votes ‘ll count in Ekiti, Osun governorship polls, INEC reassures Nigerians

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says votes will count in the governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun,  billed for June 18 and July 16 respectively. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Festus Okoye, INEC

APC mounting pressure on INEC To shift election, PDP alleges

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleged yesterday that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been mounting pressure on INEC to push forward the already scheduled dates for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Debo Ologunagba, INEC, The Peoples Democratic Party

2023: Kwankwaso urges Nigerians to join NNPP for fresh air

Former Kano Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Wednesday urged Nigerians, especially the youths, to join the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) to restore  Nigeria and provide the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Rabiu Kwankwaso, Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Rufai Alkali,

Why we have not made PVCs available –INEC Chairman

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday disclosed that printing of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVC) for new registrants was being  delayed by its robust cleaning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu,

SERAP seeks details of safeguards on privacy, security of election data from INEC

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has urged Professor Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to “widely publish the details of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: SERAP, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,

PDP prays court to declare APC conventional illegal

AHEAD of the All Progressives Congress, APC’s national convention holding on Saturday, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja, to declare... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: INEC, All Progressives Congress, Peoples Democratic Party

APC unveils convention hashtag, says party united as ever

ALL Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday, unveiled the official hashtag for its convention, scheduled for International Conference Centre, Abuja on March 26. Unveiling the hash-tag during a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 185 times

Tags: INEC, All Progressives Congress, Abdullahi Sule, APCNationalConvention,

2023: Abuja agog as Umo Eno picks governorship form

IN line with the 2023 election guideline as released by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the leading Akwa Ibom... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: PDP, INEC, Pastor Umo Eno,

Umahi defection: INEC suspends action over conflicting court judgements

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended action on court orders and motions regarding the defection of Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi and his Deputy,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Gov. Dave Umahi, INEC, APC, Festus Okoye, Chief Kelechi Igwe

Over 1m PVCs still uncollected in Lagos since 2019, says REC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Lagos State on Thursday said that no less than 1,096,355 Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs, printed prior to the 2019... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Prince Ifagbemi Awamaridi, Olusegun Mobolaji, Olusegun Agbaje, INEC

Elections: Group urges INEC to give special considerations to PLWDs

A Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, Inclusive Friends Association, IFA,  has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to give special considerations to People Living With Disabilities, PLWDs,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Adeniran Tella, Inclusive Friends Association, INEC

Defection: Court fixes April 11 for judgment in suit seeking Dogara’s sack

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, fixed April 11 for judgment in suit seeking for the declaration of the seat of Rep Yakubu Dogara vacant... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, INEC, APC, Governor David Umahi, Yakubu Dogara, Jubrin Jubrin,

INEC expresses concern over low voter registration in Yobe

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern over low voter registration in Yobe. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Ahmad Makama, expressed the concern on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Ahmad Makama, Alhaji Abatcha Dikwa, Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Bala Mohammad, All Progressives Congress (APC), All Progressives Congress (AP

Regulations, guidelines for 2023 Poll to be ready in 10 months, says Yakubu

PROF Mahmood Yakubu Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the regulations and guidelines for the 2023 general election will be ready in ten... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: John Palfrey, Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Elections: Corps members, other ad-hoc staff get insurance cover

YOUTH corps members and other ad-hoc workers engaged for the conduct of elections will get insurance cover under the Independent National Electoral Commission Personnel Hazard Policy. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Maj. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, NYSC

All votes belong to political parties in Nigeria (3)

Continuing from yesterday, the Supreme Court is quoted as using the Amaechi case to advance the argument that candidates nominated for elections are agents of their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: FEMI FALANA, INEC, APC,

INEC register 47,195 voters in Plateau, rejects 11,321 applications

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered a total of 47,195 new voters in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise in Plateau. Plateau INEC Resident... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Mr Chris Iyama, Malam Halilu Pai, INEC,

Osun 2022: INEC devolves CRV to wards

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has devolved its Continuous Voter Registration (CRV) to wards in Osun, ahead of the July 16 governorship election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji, INEC,

Sack: Court strikes out Umahi’s motion to stop execution of judgment

A Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, on Monday, struck out the motion filed by sacked Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi, seeking for a stay of execution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Governor David Umahi, Federal High Court (FHC), Chukwuma Ma-Chukwu Ume, SAN, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Emmanuel Ukala, SAN, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Inyang Ekwo,

Politics is not a do-or-die affair — Lagos lawmaker

 MR Abiodun Tobun, member, representing Epe Constituency 1 at the Lagos State House of Assembly, has advised aspirants for various elective offices not to see politics... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags:  Mr Abiodun Tobun, INEC,

Certificate of Return: We’ve hope INEC will do the needful – Ebonyi Information Commissioner

EBONYI State Government, weekend, expressed hope that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC would do the needful by ensuring that their decision on the Federal High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: INEC, Governor David Umahi

Court vacates order stopping APC National Convention

An FCT High Court in Kubwa on Friday vacated an interlocutory injunction earlier granted stopping the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention from holding.   Malam Salisu Umoru,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mike Enaharo-Ebah, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, Bello Kawu,

2023: Tambuwal says only united PDP can win elections

Gov Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has called for unity among leaders and stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to be able to win the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Gov Aminu Tambuwal, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hassan Hyat, Attahiru Bafarawa,

Umahi defection: INEC to make decision on court orders

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will  make decisions on court orders and motions regarding the defection of Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Gov. Dave Umahi,

INEC has 71 cases in various courts across Nigeria - Official  

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it met on Thursday, March 17, 2022, and deliberated on a wide range of issues, including the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye, PDP, APC.

CVR: INEC begins training of SROs, ROs

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has begun the training of Supervisory Registration Officers (SROs) and Registration Officers (ROs) for the Osun State Continuous Voter Registration... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji, Dr Sa’ad Idris, INEC

Court orders INEC to return Stephen Ntukekpo-led Akwa Ibom APC EXCO

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) to return Stephen  Ntukekpo as state chairman of Akwa Ibom chapter of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Sen. John Akpanudoedehe, Uduakobong Udoh, Uko Obonodo Ini, INEC, APC, Augustine Ekanem, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Justice Taiwo Taiwo,

Inaugural speech of Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo, Anambra State Governor

Umunne m Ndi Anambra,   I applied for this job; my party, (the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA) shortlisted me, and you—umunne m Ndi Anambra--- interviewed and employed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo, Dr. Onyekachukwu Gilbert Ibezim, INEC, Victor Ike Oye,

1999 Constitution: Akintoye, 17 Yoruba groups seek to stop Ekiti, Osun gov polls

SEVENTEEN Yoruba Nation self-determination activists, under the auspices of Ilana Omo-Odua Worldwide, yesterday, filed two suits at the Federal High Courts in Ado-Ekiti and Osogbo, respectively,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: INEC, Tolu Babaleye, Maxwell Adeleye,

Buhari to APC governors: Buni remains party chair

THE leadership impasse in the All Progressives Congress, APC has been halted by President Muhammadu Buhari. The President asked party members to support Yobe State Governor Mai... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, INEC, Governor Mai Mala Buni

Umahi’s sack order: You can’t get certificate of return, Ebonyi APC tells PDP

 THE All Progressives Congress, APC in Ebonyi has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP cannot get the certificate of return for the governor from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: APC, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, PDP, INEC, Okoro-Emegha

CVR: INEC registers 103,101 in Edo

A total of 103, 101 new voters have been fully registered in Edo out of the 267,469 that registered online, says the Independent National Electoral Commission,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Harcourt Eboh, Mr Bishop Akhalamhe, Mr Johnson Alalibo, INEC

2023: New INEC REC visits Lagos CP, seeks support

MR Olusegun Agbaje, the new INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Lagos State, on Wednesday, sought police support in the commission’s various activities in the state ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Mrs Adenike Oriowo, INEC, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, Abiodun Alabi

Kaduna Govt asks aspiring appointees, public servants to resign

THE Kaduna State government has directed political appointees and public servants aspiring for elective offices in 2023 general election to resign thier positions on or before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Balarabe Lawal Abbas

INEC decentralises CVR in Lagos State to 245 wards

 IN Lagos State, INEC on Wednesday decentralised the on-going Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) to the state’s 245 wards. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, directed Electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, Mrs Adenike Oriowo,

As Buni finally takes charge: INEC confirms attendance of APC NEC meeting tomorrow

 THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC confirmed yesterday that it would attend an emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the governing All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 225 times

Tags: INEC, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Governor Sani Bello, Sen John James Akpanudoedehe.

NNPP registers 53,000 new members in Adamawa

THE New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP says it has so far registered about 53,000 new members in Adamawa.Mr Phineas Elisha, the state Caretaker Chairman of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: New Nigeria Peoples Party, INEC, Mr Phineas Elisha,

Insecurity: Elections may not hold in 270 polling units in Niger — INEC

THE Independent  National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday warned voters from 270 polling units displaced from their homes by bandits in Niger State might not be able... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: INEC, Prof Sam Egwu,

Mixed reactions trail sack of Gov. Umahi, deputy for party defection

By Anthony Isibor. THE recent sack of Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State and his deputy, Eric Igwe, by the Federal High Court Abuja, presided by over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: INEC, Gov. Bello Matawalle, Governor Dave Umahi, Justice Inyang Ekwo,

INEC releases final list of candidates for 2022 Ekiti State governorship election 

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has published the finalist list of candidates for the 2022 governorship election in Ekiti State. The was published previously on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: INEC,

Presidency of Nigeria’s Southeast extraction, balancing of key federal offices a must in 2023

THE Int’l Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law, Nigeria’s leading researchers, investigators and advocates on democracy and good governance, human rights and rule of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: DSS, PDP, NHRC, ECOWAS, INEC, Martin Ejidike, APC

APC crisis: Stop meddling in parties’ internal affairs, Olawepo-Hashim tells INEC

CHIEFTAIN of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim has asked the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu to stop... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Rose Oriaran-Anthony, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim

INEC releases final list of candidates for Ekiti Gov

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has published the final list of candidates for Ekiti governorship election slated for June 18. This was a sequel to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye, Abiodun Abayomi Oyebanji, Kolapo Olugbenga Kolade,

INEC rejects Bello’s letter, says only Buni, Secretary can sign

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rejected a letter inviting it to an emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee(NEC) of the All Progressives Congress... Read more

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

Tags: INEC, APC, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe.

National Convention: APC replies INEC, says it didn’t breach law

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it has not fallen short of the law in anyway with regards to the letter it sent to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: INEC,APC, Mr Ismail Ahmed, Gov. Mai Mala Buni,Rose Anthony, Sen. John Akpanudoedehe,

Defection: Court fixes April 8 for adoption of final address in PDP’s suit against Matawalle

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, fixed April 8 for adoption of final written addresses in a suit filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: PDP, APC, Governor Bello Matawalle, INEC

APC crisis: Buni’s letter counters el-Rufai’s narratives

THE crisis in the All Progressives Congress (APC) has deepened following a letter by Governor Mai Mala Buni, which faulted Governor Nasir el-Rufai’s narratives on his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: APC, Governor Mai Mala Buni, INEC,

Zoning political positions’ll allay fears of minorities — Prof Atsegbua, SAN

PROFESSOR Lawrence Atsegbua, SAN, a former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Benin, in this interview, speaks on the Electoral Act Amendment Bill recently signed into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: PROFESSOR Lawrence Atsegbua, President Buhari, University of Benin, INEC,

INEC assures People with Disabilities of unhindered access at Ekiti, Osun governorship elections

 INEC declared in Abuja on Wednesday that it has made adequate preparations to improve the participation of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the forthcoming Osun and Ekiti... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji,,

CVR: INEC registers 111,762 fresh voters in Adamawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has recorded 111,762 fresh online registration in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) in Adamawa. Kassim Gaidam, the Resident... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Kassim Gaidam,

Neither a Governor nor Deputy Governor can be removed from office by a court of law for defecting from his political party to another

BY Mike A. A. Ozekhome, SAN       I have just read social media publications regarding the judgment delivered today by the respected Honourable Justice Inyang Ekwo of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: PDP, Justice Inyang Ekwo, INEC, Governor David Umahi, Eric Kelechi Igwe

We are yet to receive Court judgement on Gov. Umahi, deputy- INEC

 THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it was yet to be served the certified True Copy of the Federal High Court that sacked... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Mr Festus Okoye, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Sen. Iyorchia Gov. Dave Umahi, Ayu, INEC, PDP, Chief Kelechi Igwe.

PDP elects 2 governorship candidates at parallel primaries in Osun

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun on Tuesday elected two Governorship candidates at the party’s parallel primaries for the July 16 governorship election in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: INEC, Fatai Akinbade, Dotun Babayemi, Akin Ogunbiyi, Dele Adeleke, Peoples Democratic Party, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, Sanya Omirin,

Umahu reacts to court rulling, says judge lacks powers to remove him

GOVERNOR David Umahi has reacted to the judgement of the Federal High Court in Abuja that declared his seat and that of his Deputy, Kelechi Igwe,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Governor Dave Umahi, justice Inyang Ekwo, PDP, APC, Kelechi Igwe, INEC

CVR: Fresh registration hits 6.6m

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says fresh registrations in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, across the country hit 6,615,192 million as at 7am of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: INEC,

2023: Be knowledgeable, abreast of new Electoral Act, INEC charges staff

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday urged all the Public Affairs Officers (PAOs) of the commission to be knowledgeable and abreast of the newly-signed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Victor Aluko, European Centre for Election Support (ECES), Olusegun Agbaje, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Constitutional Review: Diaspora Voting Council decries disenfranchisement of Nigerians abroad

THE Nigeria Diaspora Voting Council, NDVC, has decried what it described as the disenfranchisement of Nigerians in the Diaspora by the recent Constitutional Amendment Review Session... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Tolu Oluwatuyi, NDVC, Tolulope Akande-Sadip, INEC, NiDCOM, NIDO,

Growing insecurity will affect 2023 general elections – INEC

By Benprince Ezeh THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that instability caused by insecurity in the country will pose a serious challenge in conducting the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 275 times

Tags: NGE, PVC, INEC, Festus Okoye,

Electoral Act 2022: Nigerians divided as Buhari seeks further amendment

EIGHT days after President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the Electoral Act 2022, the National Assembly has begun the process of amending the legislation, which has divided... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Timi Olagunju,INEC.Senators Dino Melaye, Alex Kadiri,Ebun Olu Adegboruwa,

CVR: INEC to activate 46 new registration centres in Delta

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it plans to activate 46 registration centres for Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) in Delta on March 8. Rev. Monday Udoh-Tom,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: INEC, Rev. Monday Udoh-Tom, Reps Ndudi Elumelu, All Progressives Congress, Pastor Norbert Akachukwu,

Electoral Act 2022: HEDA warns against machinations, thwarting the law

FOLLOWING the signing of the 2022 Electoral Amendment bill into law by President Mohammadu Buhari, the Human & Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA Resource Centre, has expressed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: HEDA, President Mohammadu Buhari, INEC, Olanrewaju Suraju,

INEC to resume voter registration in Zamfara March 8

Prof.  Sa’idu Ahmad, the Zamfara Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, says the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, would resume the Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, on March 8,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: INEC, Bello Galadi, Alhaji Yusuf Idris, Prof.  Sa’idu Ahmad, IPAC

New Electoral Act provides opportunity for free, fair elections – AANI

THE Alumni Association of the National Institute (AANI)  says the new Electoral Act provides new opportunity for free and fair elections in Nigeria. Retired Mohammed Abubakar, AANI... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: INEC,Alumni Association of the National Institute,Retired Mohammed Abubakar,

Buhari and the Electoral Amendment Bill

ON Friday, February 25, 2022, President Muhammadu Buhari performed a duty that went down very well with most well-meaning Nigerians: he signed (at last!) the Electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 177 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC,

INEC registers additional 113,255 voters in Kogi

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered 113,255 new voters in Kogi in its continuous registration exercise. Prof. James Apam, Kogi Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. James Apam, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs),

2023: NBC organises workshop on objective political reportage

AS Nigerians prepare for the 2023 general elections, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Tuesday organised a two-day workshop in Lagos toward promoting objective political reportage. In... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: National Broadcasting Commission, Prof. Tony Iredia, INEC, Alhaji Balarabe Shehu

PDP vows to challenge Pankshin South by-election result in court

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Plateau State chapter has vowed to reclaim the Pankshin South State Constituency seat declared in favou of the ruling All Progressive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Chris Hassan, INEC, Musa Agah

Court nullifies Taraba APC state congress

A Federal High Court sitting in Jalingo Tuesday nullified the state congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba conducted on Oct. 4, 2021. Ruling on the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, INEC, Justice Simon Amobeda, APC

Lagos gets new INEC REC

A new Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) has been appointed for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State. He is Mr Olusegun Agbaje, the immediate past... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: INEC, Mrs Adenike Oriowo, Mr Sam Olumekun, Mr Olusegun Agbaje,

Oyedepo declares interest in Kwara South senatorial seat

AKOGUN Iyiola Oyedepo, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara, has declared interest to contest for the Kwara South senatorial seat in 2023. Oyedepo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: INEC, ICPC, EFCC, Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo, Lola Ashiru

Electoral Act: IPAC advises NASS to expunge contentious clause

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has advised the National Assembly (NASS) to initiate the process of expunging the contentious clause 84 (12) in the Electoral Act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Mr Yabagi Yusuf, INEC

APC wins Imo bye-election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Amajirionwu Blyden Okanni of the All Progressives Congress (APC) the winner of the just-concluded state assembly by-election into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: INEC, APC,

INEC releases new dates for 2023 general election

FOLLOWING the signing into law the new Electoral Bill by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, February 25, the Independent National Electoral Commission has released new dates... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 284 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Tinubu Vanguard calls for proper implementation of amended electoral act

A political support group, Tinubu Vanguard, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),  political parties and other stakeholders, to ensure proper implementation of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Benjamin Johnny, INEC,

Ondo by-election: Voters laud INEC on early commencement of exercise

SATURDAY’S Akure North/Akure South Federal Constituency by-election recorded large turnout of voters in most of the polling units, as electorate applauded INEC for early commencement of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: INEC,

Low voter turnout marks Imo constituency bye-election

THE Ngor Okpala Constituency bye-election conducted in Imo on Saturday witnessed low turnout of voters in many polling units. Eleven candidates are contesting in the bye-election for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuemeka Ezeonu, INEC

Plateau by-election: APC candidate urges voters to come out

THE candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency by-election, Mr Joseph Aku, has enjoined  voters to come out to vote. Aku who briefed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: INEC, APC

2023: INEC to decide new date today as Buhari signs Electoral Act

WITH President Muhammadu Buhari signing the Electoral Act Amendment Bill into law, yesterday, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, will meet, today, to decide on new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Signing of Electoral Bill into Law is historic - INEC

TODAY, Friday 25th February 2022, the President of the Federal Republic Nigeria signed  the Electoral Bill 2022 into law.  The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has received... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

Plateau by-election: PDP expresses confidence in INEC

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed confidence in Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct free, fair and credible by-elections in Plateau.   The Co-Chairman of PDP... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, INEC.

IPAC hails President Buhari’s signing Amended Election Bill into law

THE Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC on Friday,  commended President Muhammadu Buhari for  signing the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022 into law. IPAC’s National Chairman, Yabagi Sani, commended... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council, INEC, Yabagi Sani, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Sen. Ekweremadu hails assent to 2022 electoral act

FORMER Deputy President, Sen.Ike Ekweremadu, has commended the signing into law of the 2022 Electoral Act Repeal and Re-enactment Bill. He described the signing as a quantum... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Sen.Ike Ekweremadu, INEC, Mr .Uche Anichukwu

Import of weekdays elections on electoral evolution in Nigeria

By Stanley Nwanosike.   IT is no longer news that some states’ electoral bodies are exploring the possibility of having to organise their local government elections on weekdays... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: INEC, KASIEC, Mr Festus Okoye, said that naturally there is nothing wrong with holding elections on weekdays. Ononama,

Why Buhari must sign amended electoral bill – Jega

FORMER Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Atahiru Jega, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to delay any further in appending his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: INEC, Professor Atahiru Jega, President Muhammadu Buhari,

INEC welcomes new commissioners

By Christabel Ejenike THE Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, welcomes the six new national INEC commissioners who were sworn in by President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: INEC, Mobibbo Abubakar Akali, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Sam Olumekun, Kenneth Nnamdi Ukeagu, Rhoda Gumus, Mohammed Haruna, President Muhammadu Buhari,

INEC swears-in new Resident Electoral Commissioner

By Christabel Ejenike THE Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has sworn in a new Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in a conference... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Olaniyi Babalola Ijalaye,

Buhari swears-in 6 INEC Commissioners

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, administered oath of office to the six newly appointed national commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commissioners, INEC. The brief ceremony which... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Lawan, Femi Gbajabiamila,

APC chieftain tasks NASS on inclusiveness in politics

Mrs Abiodun Essiet, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the National Assembly to pass bills that would boost women participation in politics... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Abiodun Essiet, All Progressives Congress (APC), Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

CVR Update: INEC records 6m fresh registrants

 The Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) says 6,082,639 Nigerians has done fresh registration in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) as at 7 a.m., Monday.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC),

APC reschedules date for national convention

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday announced the postponement of its national convention earlier slated for February 26 to March 26. The development confirms an exclusive report by LEADERSHIP on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Ugokwe Prince, Aliyu Audu, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, Abdullahi Adamu, Mai Mala Buni, APC

Discontent over APC’s botched National Convention

THE decision by the  Gov. Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee CECPC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC to indefinitely postpone the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Gov. Mai Mala Buni, CECPC, APC, INEC

APC postpones national convention indefinitely

THE Gov. Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee CECPC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has postponed the party’s February 26 national convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: INEC, CECPC, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, APC

2023 Presidency: Court dismisses suit challenging Atiku’s citizenship, eligibility

THE Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday, struck out a suit that sought to disqualify former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, from vying for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Federal High Court, PDP, INEC, Atiku Abubakar, Justice Inyang Ekwo,

PRP denies plans to hold national convention on Saturday

THE Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), has denied plans to hold its national convention on Feb. 19, describing it as fake news.Mr Kabiru Gwangwazo, National Publicity Secretary,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Peoples Redemption Party, Mr Kabiru Gwangwazo, INEC

Nigeria requires new law to safeguard elections integrity- CSOs

A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) says a new legal framework is required to safeguard the integrity of elections in the country. Ms Ene Obi, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Ms Ene Obi, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria’s next President

By Bunmi Makinwa   IT is heightened political season in Nigeria. At the national level, the main question is – who will win the elections in February 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 225 times

Tags: Presidents Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, INEC, All Progressives Congress,

Anyim @ 61 - Readier for more service to Nigeria

By Ikeddy ISIGUZO     MANY who pontificate on former Senate President Anyim Pius Anyim barely know him. Those who do will tell you of a man whose 61... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Anyim Pius Anyim, INEC

Police in Osun State meet with political parties ahead of governorship election

THE Police in Osun State held a peace meeting with political parties on Thursday in Osogbo, ahead of party primaries and the state’s governorship election scheduled... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: DCP Kanayo Uzuegbu, INEC, CP Olawale Olokode, INEC, All Progressives Congress

INEC calls for public scrutiny of candidates in the Ekiti election

INDEPENDENT National Electoral Commission, INEC, has published the personal particulars of candidates for the Ekiti State governorship election slated for June 18. INEC enjoined members of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Festus Okoye, INEC

INEC urges members of the public scrutinise personal particulars of candidates contesting Ekiti Governorship election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says that members of the public can scrutinize the personal particulars of the candidates contesting Ekiti Governorship election.   The Commission said in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

Chidoka implores INEC to improve on BVAS

A former Aviation Minister, Chief Osita Chidoka, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve on its Biometrics Voters Accredition System (BVAS) technology... Read more

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

Tags: Osita Chidoka, Biometrics Voters Accredition System (BVAS), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Federal Capital Territory (FCT),

INEC to present Certificate of Return for FCT Poll on Friday

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it plans to present Certificate of Return to winners of Feb. 12 Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Area Councils Poll... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, INEC

Ekiti: INEC urges public to scrutinise published personal particulars of candidates

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has asked members of the public to actively participate by scrutinizing the published personal particulars of candidates contesting Ekiti governorship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: INEC, Festus Okoye,

Ekiti 2022: INEC releases details of candidates

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it has published the personal particulars or details of candidates for the Ekiti State governorship election. INEC fixed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Festus Okoye, INEC

Elections: INEC to devolve CVR to Ward level in Ekiti, Osun

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has decided to devolve the Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, to Ward levels in both Ekiti and Osun States. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

Signing of Electoral Amendment Bill: The waiting game continues

By Christabel Ejenike Despite the reactions that trailed the refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the 2021 Electoral Amendment Bill into law and the amendments made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 252 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Nyesom Wike, Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, All Progressive Congress APC,

Enugu LG Elections: IPAC tasks ENSIEC on credible, fair elections

 THE Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has tasked the Enugu State Independent  Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) on credible, free and fair local council elections in the state come... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: INEC, Chief Augustine Nnamani, Chief Edwin Alor, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Inter-Party Advisory Counci,

Bwari Council boss promises improved livelihood for residents

Mr John Gabaya, the re-elected chairman, Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Monday promised residents of the district, an improved living condition... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: John Gabaya, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Abubakar Abdullahi,

INEC launches publicity for voter registration, new polling units in Lagos

 The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday, launched publicity programmes for the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) and the newly created Polling Units (PU’s),... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mr Sam Olumekun, Mr James Popoola,

Electoral Act Amendment Bill: playing ludo With our electoral process

By Kazeem Akintunde THE title of this piece is not original to me. It was coined by my former boss and editor, Simon Kolawole in one of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 215 times

Tags: Mr Olatunde Moses Ojo, Ahmed Lawan, Simon Kolawole, INEC, Senator Babajide Omoworare, Mr Olatunde Moses Ojo, APC,

FCT Poll: PDP’s Gabaya wins Bwari chairmanship seat

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mr Shekwogaza Gabaya of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as the winner of Bwari Area Council Chairmanship Election. Prof.... Read more

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

Tags: APGA, INEC, APC, PDP

FCT poll: INEC declares Zakka of PDP winner of AMAC Chairmanship election

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared Christopher Zakka of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as winner of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: INEC, AMAC, Christopher Zakka, APC, PDP

INEC updates Result Viewing Portal

THE INEC Result Viewing Portal (IReV) has been updated to ensure optimum performance and accountability. Festus Okoye, national commissioner and chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: IReV, INEC, Festus Okoye

Large turnout of voters in Kuje for FCT Area Councils Poll

THE Saturday’s FCT Area Councils Poll, witnessed large turnout of voters in Kuje, as the electorate trooped to various polling units to exercise their franchise. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: INEC, FCT

FCT Area Councils Poll: Late arrival of election materials in Lugbe

ACCREDITATION of voters in most polling units in Lugbe on the Airport Road, for Saturday’s FCT Area Councils Poll, was delayed, following late arrival of INEC... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: FCT, INEC

PDP postpones North-west zonal congress

THE National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has postponed its North-West Zonal Congress earlier slated for Saturday, Feb. 12. The party in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: NWC, PDP, INEC, Umar Bature

FCT Polls: Yiaga Africa calls on INEC, security agents, electorates on preparedness for credible elections

AN election observer, Yiaga Africa, Friday, called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, security agents and electorates in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, on preparation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: FCT, Yiaga Africa, INEC

Prof. Gumus denies APC membership

THE newly confirmed Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Rhoda Gumus has expressed shock over reports and petitions accusing her of being a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Rhoda Gumus, Adams Fasingha & Co, Mr. Deji Adeyanju, All Progressives Congress

TMG tasks INEC on credible FCT Area Councils Poll

The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that the Saturday’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area Councils Poll is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Federal Capital Territory (FCT),

Buhari desirous of signing Electoral Bill, says aide

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is desirous of assenting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2021, his Senior Special Assistant National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Babajide Omoworare has said. Omoworare... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Attahiru Jega, INEC, Abubakar Malami, Senate, WFD, NILDS, Sen. Babajide Omoworare,

Defection: Court okays Matawalle, others to be joined in suit

 A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, granted the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s plea to join Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara as a defendant in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: INEC, Gov. Bello Matawalle, All Progressives Congress, PDP, Justice Inyang Ekwo

FCT councils poll: FRSC deploys personnel, ambulances

THE Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), FCT Command, has deployed personnel and ambulances to ensure hitch-free councils election in the Federal Capital Territory  (FCT). The FRSC Sector... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps, INEC, Mr Oga Ochi

2023: Get your PVC to elect credible candidates, group urges youths

A group, Anap Foundation, has urged Nigerian youths to obtain their Personal Voter’s Card (PVC) and use their large population in electing credible candidates in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Anap Foundation, Atedo Peterside, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Tertiary Education Trust Fund [TETFUND],

FCT polls: INEC bans mobile phones, threatens to prosecute vote buyers

By Benprince Ezeh THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has warned political parties to desist from vote-buying and insist against the use of mobile phones at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu,

Buhari under pressure to reject reworked Electoral Bill

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is under pressure to reject the reworked Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022, it was learned yesterday. Sources said those pushing against presidential assent to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, APC, PDP

European Union pledges to build journalists capacity for effective election coverage

THE European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES), an implementing partner of the European Union, has expressed its determination to build capacity of journalists in election coverage. The... Read more

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

Tags: INEC, ECES, Mr Hamza Fassi-Fihri

Nigeria will remain a multi-party democracy -Stakeholders

Political stakeholders in Nigeria, have expressed optimism that the country will remain a multi-party democracy, in spite of challenges facing smaller political parties.A cross section of... Read more

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

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Action Alliance (AA), Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), All Progressives Congress (APC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Yabagi Sani, Kenneth Udeze,

Electoral bill: Buhari still withholds signature after 7-day ultimatum

EIGHT days after the National Assembly transmitted the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2022 for assent, President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to sign the bill, sparking fresh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Samson Itodo, Yabagi Sani, INEC, Abubakar Malami, IPAC, Muhammadu Buhari

PDP's message to Buhari on Gumus's appointment as INEC commissioner

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately withdraw the appointment of Prof. Rhoda Gumus as a National Commissioner (South South)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Debo Ologunagba, INEC, Rhoda Gumus, Muhammadu Buhari

PSN deploys 100 pharmacists for FCT poll

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), FCT Chapter, says it will deploy 100 pharmacists to augment the medical team of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN),

2023: INEC seeks stakeholders’ collaboration for effective voter registration in Ebonyi

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on key stakeholders in Ebonyi to suport its efforts in mobilising residents for the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Dr Joseph Chukwu, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),

Defection: Ebonyi Assembly speaker, lawmakers challenege court’s jurisdiction

FRANCIS Nwifuru, the Speaker of the Ebonyi House of Assembly, and 16 other lawmakers have challenged the hearing of their defection suit before the Federal High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Joseph Ekumankama, INEC, Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume, David Umahi, Inyang Ekwo, Francis Nwifuru

2023: Nigeria needs a selfless, intellectual leader – Utomi

PROF. Pat Utomi, a political economist, says Nigeria needs a selfless, pan-Nigerian nationalist and intellectual leader to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Utomi, a former presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: INEC, Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Pat Utomi

INEC trains 1322 ad-hoc staff for Kuje council polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says a total of 1322 ad-hoc staff have been trained  in readiness for elections in Kuje Council of the FCT. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Victoria Nuhu, Zainab Gbefwi, INEC

Opawole emerges SDP candidate for Ondo Reps by-election

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ondo State has picked Mrs Yinka Opawole as its consensus candidate for the Akure South/Akure North Federal Constituency by-election. 0pawole emerged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Social Democratic Party (SDP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mrs Yinka Opawole

INEC expresses readiness for council election in FCT

By Kennedy Nnamani THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has expressed its readiness to conduct the council election in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, which is only... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC

Buhari rebuffs lobby to shift APC convention date

LAST-minute push by some party chiefs to shift the All Progressives Congress (APC) convention date has collapsed. President Muhammadu Buhari staved off pressure from lobbyists, insisting that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC

2023 Polls: Appoint only credible people into INEC - 70 CSOs urge Buhari

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, a coalition of over 70 organizations under the aegis of Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, on Thursday, urged President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, INEC, Nigeria Civil Society

CVR: INEC deploys 19 additional IVEDs to Kwara

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has deployed 19 INEC Enrolment Device (IVED) machines to beef up the registration of voters in Kwara. Alhaji Waheed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Alhaji Waheed Ganiyu, INEC, Malam Garba Madami,

Unpopulated polling units may not exist after 2023 — Ogun REC

OLUSEGUN Agbaje, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ogun State, has said that some of the newly created polling units in the state have not been effectively... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Sanyaolu Abayomi, Ogunsanya Samson, Olusegun Agbaje, INEC

Plot to shift APC convention thickens

A plot to shift the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention from February 26 to a yet-to-be determined date has triggered fresh tension in the party,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: All Progressives Congres, INEC, Senator John James Akpanudoedehe, Governor Mai Mala Buni

Let’s make FCT shining example of peaceful election – Yakubu

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged security operatives to work with the commission to make the Feb. 12 Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area Council... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, INEC, Mr S. G. Tobin,

NASS hailed over re-transmission of the Electoral Bill to Buhari

CIVIL Society Organisations, CSOs, Monday hailed the National Assembly over the re-transmission of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking with Vanguard, the Executive... Read more

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

Tags: NASS, CSOs, Samson Itodo, INEC, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: We didn't endorse Yahaya Bello -  Northern CAN

THE Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in 19 Northern States and Abuja has described as untrue, reports that it had endorsed Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Governor Yahaya Bello, Rev. Yakubu Pam, CAN, Chaplain Jechonia Gilbert, INEC,

CVR update: INEC records over 5m new registrants

By Anthony Isibor.    THE weekly update on the Continuous Voter Registration for quarter 3, week 4 revealed that the National Electoral Commission, INEC, has recorded 5,353,744 fresh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: INEC

FCT Poll: NGO tasks INEC on credible elections in FCT

Noble Youths Mass Support Association (NYMSA), an NGO, has called on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct credible elections at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Noble Youths Mass Support Association (NYMSA), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Federal Capital Territoy (FCT), Mr Godwin Onmonya,

NSCDC to train INEC security personnel in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has pledged to train security personnel of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara. NSCDC state commandant, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, Inter Agencies Committee on Elec

Soludo: What Obasanjo and Yar’Adua Told Me

By Charles Soludo  A central issue in the quest for Nigeria’s greatness is leadership selection. Some 2,400 years ago, the great philosopher, Plato, argued that “As a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 268 times

Tags: Charles Soludo, Obasanjo, Peter Obi, Yar’Adua, INEC, PDP, Oby Ezekwesili, Rev.William Okoye, President Olusegun Obasanjo,

Plateau APC leader picks hole in INEC timetable on by-elections

THE Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau, Mr. Rufus Bature, has expressed concern about holding by-elections and APC national convention on the same day... Read more

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

Tags: APC, Rufus Bature, INEC,

Saraki, Okorocha indicate interest in the presidency come 2023

BUKOLA Saraki, former senate president and Rochas Okorocha, former Imo state governor have publicly declared their interest to join the race for the presidency in 2023. Their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: INEC, APC, PDP, Olusola Saraki, Orji Kalu, Dave Umahi, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Bukola Saraki, Rochas Okorocha

FCT Poll: REC says only 103,68 voters eligible to participate

YAHAYA Bello, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in the FCT, has said that 103,68 registered voters would decide the fate of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 169 times

Tags: Daily Trust, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

INEC assures free, fair elections ahead of FCT council polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it will devout its energy to ensure a free, fair, transparent, and inclusive elections in the FCT... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, Alhaji Yahaya Bello

Group urges residents of S/East to participate en mass in ongoing CVR

The Movement for Election of Nigerian President of Igbo Extraction, on Wednesday urged residents of South-East to participate en mass in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voters... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Mr Vincent Ezekwueme, INEC,

CVR update: Fresh registration hits 5.17m

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says fresh registration in the third quarter of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) nationwide has hit 5,173,335. INEC in its... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 52 times

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INEC tasks staff to prepare ahead of 2023 general elections

FESTUS Okoye, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, National commissioner, Information and Voter Education, has charged officers of the commission to brace up ahead of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Hamza Fassi-Fihri, Rev. Monday Udoh-Tom, FESTUS Okoye, INEC

EKITI 2022: Fayemi shatters Fayose’s calculation

2022 is the election year in Ekiti State. Candidates for the June 18 governorship election will be determined at the latest end of this week, according... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 195 times

Tags: INEC, APC, PDP, Governor Kayode Fayemi, Governor Ayodele Fayose

We’ll track funding sources, monitor bank accounts of politicians, parties - INEC warns on 2023 Campaign

AS Nigerians await the release of the 2023 general election timetable, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has vowed to beam its searchlight on politicians and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 208 times

Tags: INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, DSS, EFCC, ICPC,

LG polls for Adamawa fixed for April 9

THE Adamawa State Independent Electoral Commission, ADSIEC, has fixed April 9, for the local government council election in the state.   This is contained in a statement by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

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PUs expansion for voter transfer should be of benefit – INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has advised registered voters living far from their Polling Units, PUs, to take advantage of the newly created PUs to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Chris Isiguzo, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, NUJ

Plateau PDP receives INEC timetable, ready for by-elections election on Feb. 26

 The Plateau chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the party has a timetable from  the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the  House of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

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'We will be more professional in conducting 2023 election’ - INEC

By Benprince Ezeh  THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured Nigerians that its officials and security agencies will be more professional in conducting the 2023 general... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 334 times

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INEC counters Tinubu over PVC expiration

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said Permanent Voters’ Cards, PVCs, have not expired. The commission said this while responding to the comments of Bola Tinubu,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, Prof. Bolade Eyinla, Bola Tinubu, All Progressives Congress, INEC

INEC trains visually impaired voters ahead of FCT council poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday,  trained visually impaired voters in the FCT  on  use of braille ballot guide ahead of the Feb. 12... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

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FCT poll: INEC tasks security agencies on professional conduct

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has urged security agencies to raise the bar of professionalism in the Feb. 12 Federal Capital Territory (FCT) area council... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 164 times

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Electoral Act Amendment: Matters arising

By Naomi Sharang, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) The Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021, passed by the National Assembly on Nov. 9, 2021, was meant to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sen. Kabiru Gaya, President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, Sen.Bassey Akpan, Femi Gbajabiamila, NCC, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi,

2023: NASS retransmission of Electoral Bill stands – stakeholders

AHEAD of the 2023 general elections, stakeholders, Monday, said the National Assembly retransmitting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill to President Muhammadu Buhari stands in the interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, NASS, INEC, Prof Attahiru Jega

FCT Polls: Traders sue for peaceful conduct

Some traders in Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have called for a peaceful conduct of the area council polls scheduled to hold... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Mr Ali Mallam, Mr John Gabaya, Independent National Electoral Practices (INEC),

Five factors will determine #NigeriaDecides2023

DESPITE recent advances in Malawi and Zambia, elective government stutters and sputters to the uncertain rhythms of pathogens and politicians across Africa. The onset of 2022... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 182 times

Tags: #NigeriaDecides2023, COVID-19 pandemic, INEC, Andy Uba, APC

FCT Council Polls: INEC assures level playing ground for candidates, voters

AHEAD of the February 12 Area Council Election in the Federal Capital Territory FCT, the Independent National Electoral Commissioner, INEC has assured of a level playing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, FCT, INEC,

INEC prints 39,208 new PVCs for Feb. 12 FCT polls, begins distribution

INEC say it has started the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in the FCT ahead of Area Councils elections scheduled for Feb. 12. Mr Festus Okoye,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: INEC, CVR, PVCs

Group lauds Buhari’s appointment of Ukeagu as INEC National Commissioner

SOME pressure groups and non-governmental organisations have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment of Kenneth Ukeagu, an election logistics strategist, as INEC’s National Commissioner. The groups in separate... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 193 times

Tags: National Youth Service Corps, Alex Ibrahim, Dr Andrew Asemota, National Vanguard for the Nigerian State, NASS, Centre for Transparency and Accountability, Hakim Afolabi, INEC, National Integration For

Group campaigns for active participation in electoral processes

 IN the build up to the 2023 general elections, a group, Voters Awareness Initiative, VAI, has called for active participation of Nigerians in the electoral processes. Wale... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: INEC, Wale Ogunade, Voters Awareness Initiative

INEC accredits 51 observer groups for FCT area council elections

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has accredited 51 observer groups for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area Council elections, scheduled for Feb. 12, 2022. The commission,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 144 times

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Electronic transmission of polls results, BVAS, will continue - Yakubu

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has promised to continue to deepen the use of technology in the conduct of elections, especially the electronic transmission of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: Bimodal Voter Accreditation System, BVAS, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,

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 6 months ago | seen 137 times

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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 months ago | seen 127 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 6 months ago | seen 223 times

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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 6 months ago | seen 117 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 6 months ago | seen 264 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 6 months ago | seen 148 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 6 months ago | seen 182 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 6 months ago | seen 179 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 6 months ago | seen 178 times

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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 6 months ago | seen 177 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 6 months ago | seen 222 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 6 months ago | seen 1,406 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 246 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 118 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 7 months ago | seen 172 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 7 months ago | seen 167 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 7 months ago | seen 85 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 103 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 7 months ago | seen 173 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 7 months ago | seen 877 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 7 months ago | seen 289 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 179 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 126 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 7 months ago | seen 196 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 7 months ago | seen 228 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 86 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 84 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 7 months ago | seen 197 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 7 months ago | seen 163 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 7 months ago | seen 113 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 184 times

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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 7 months ago | seen 141 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 7 months ago | seen 233 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 7 months ago | seen 137 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 7 months ago | seen 426 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 7 months ago | seen 349 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 7 months ago | seen 590 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 7 months ago | seen 216 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 7 months ago | seen 174 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 7 months ago | seen 172 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 7 months ago | seen 172 times

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 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 7 months ago | seen 166 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 7 months ago | seen 180 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 8 months ago | seen 208 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 8 months ago | seen 483 times

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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 8 months ago | seen 137 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 8 months ago | seen 208 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 8 months ago | seen 251 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 8 months ago | seen 194 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 8 months ago | seen 205 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 8 months ago | seen 173 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 9 months ago | seen 91 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 9 months ago | seen 348 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 9 months ago | seen 99 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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Full list of Anambra governorship candidates published by INEC August 19

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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

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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