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Why Dead Nigerians’ Names Still Appear on Voter Register – INEC chair
Why Dead Nigerians’ Names Still Appear o...

Why Dead Nigerians’ Names Still Appear on Voter Register – INEC Chair

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has blamed the inability of the commission to get adequate data on death in the country has hindered it from removing names of dead Nigerians from the voter register. He added that INEC had been periodically... read more »

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Osinbajo Calls For Transparent Democrati...

Osinbajo Calls For Transparent Democratic Processes in Africa

The Vice-President of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has urged Africans to put extra effort in ensuring that elections in the continent go through the democratic process and remain transparent and fair. Osinbajo said this on Monday while receiving the President-elect of Sao Tome and Principe, Carlos... read more »

INEC suspends voter registration in Bauchi
INEC Suspends Voter Registration in Bauc...

INEC Suspends Voter Registration in Bauchi

The Independent National Electoral Commission has suspended the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration exercise in Bauchi State. This is contained in a statement by the INEC’s Head of Voter Education and Publicity in the state, Alhaji Adamu Gujungu, on Monday in Bauchi. Gujungu said that the... read more »

2023: Why We Haven’t Decided on Zoning –PDP, Governors
2023: Why We Haven’t Decided on Zoning –...

2023: Why We Haven’t Decided on Zoning –PDP, Governors

The Peoples Democratic Party and its governors’ forum on Saturday said that a decision zoning of political offices would be made by the party at the appropriate time before the party convention, scheduled for October 30. The party and its governors’ forum stated this in separate statements... read more »

Persuade Buhari To Conduct Free, Fair Elections, Wike Tells UN
Persuade Buhari To Conduct Free, Fair El...

Persuade Buhari To Conduct Free, Fair Elections, Wike Tells UN

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has asked the United Nations and other world bodies to persuade President Muhammadu Buhari to conduct a free and fair election in 2023. Wike urged the United Nations agencies, in particular, to continue to advocate for a free, fair and transparent electoral... read more »

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NAS Kicks AS INEC Insists on Electronic Result Transmission

NAS Kicks AS INEC Insists on Electronic Result Transmission

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has insisted it did not require the approval of the Nigerian Communication Commission to transmit election results electronically. This... read more »

Soludo Remains Our Candidate For Anambra State Governorship Election - APGA

Soludo Remains Our Candidate For Anambra State Governorship Election – APGA

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA0 has disclosed that Prof. Charles Soludo is the party’s candidate for the November 6, 2021 Anambra guber election. A party statement released... read more »

2023: Ohaneze Replies Northern Groups, Says Threats Baseless

2023: Ohaneze Replies Northern Groups, Says Threats Baseless

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo has responded to threats by Northern groups that the Southern region would forfeit its demand to produce the president in 2023, describing it as baseless and empty. The... read more »

INEC Counters NASS, Says Nationwide E-transmission of Election Results Possible

INEC Counters NASS, Says Nationwide E-transmission of Election Results Possible

Despite the rejection of electronic transmission of election results by the National Assembly in the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, the use of the technology will be feasible in the... read more »

We Didn’t Listen To Obasanjo’s Warning on Buhari – Oyinola

We Ignored Obasanjo’s Warning on Buhari – Oyinola

Erstwhile governor of Osun State, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has lamented what he labelled as the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to deliver on his campaign promises. Oyinlola while admitting he... read more »