2019 Elections Buhari INEC National News Nigeria PDP

Tribunal orders INEC to produce election documents requested by Atiku, PDP

Presidential election tribunal Wednesday ordered the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  Mahmoud Yakubu to produce documents on election results requested by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Justice Mohammed Garba, who led the five-man panel of justices, said the documents must be produced before 12 noon on Thursday. The […]

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LETS EMBRACE PEACE AND UNITY FOR SUCCESSFUL ELECTION; SAYS NAOSS NATIONAL GENERAL SECRETARY ASPIRANT

Comr. Oluwaseun Ogunniyi PKA ADITU, one of the NAOSS National General Secretary Aspirant has admonished all stakeholders, senators and aspirants to embrace peace, unity and progress in a bid to have a successful free and fair election in the forthcoming NAOSS NATIONAL CONVENTION AND ELECTION slated to hold between 19th and 20th of July, 2019. […]

2019 Elections INEC Mahmood Yakubu National News Nigeria

INEC chairman says no electoral process is perfect

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, has said there is no perfect democracy or electoral process while accepting criticism of the elections conducted this year. “Criticisms on the elections would help to improve the country’s electoral process. Please, feel free to advise the commission,” Yakubu said at the opening of […]

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Presidency reacts to Atiku, PDP declined request to inspect INEC server

The office of the Nigerian president has described the ruling by the election tribunal to decline the application of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar to inspect the election result server as a triumph of justice. “What this means is that Justice and fair hearing through due contest by […]

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Tribunal okays Akinlade’s request to inspect election materials in Ogun

The Ogun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) and its candidate in the March 9, 2019 election, Adekunle Akinlade, to inspect the documents used for the exercise. His All Progressives Congress (APC) rival, Prince Dapo Abiodun, won the […]

2019 Elections APC Metro National Assembly News Nigeria

My re-election victory remains valid, legitimate – Omo-Agege

Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege (Delta-APC) has restated that his reelection victory in the Feb. 23 National Assembly poll remains valid and legitimate. Omo-Agege, who represents Delta Central Senatorial District, said this on Saturday in a statement by Godwin Anaughe, his Senior Special Assistant, Communications and Strategy, in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]

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2019 Polls: Emmanuel describes victory as manifestation of God’s power over man

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday, held a special thanksgiving victory service to appreciate God for His mercies during the elections. The service with the theme: ‘The Dangers of Ingratitude’ was organised by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN). Speaking at the […]

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INEC issues Certificate of Return to Okowa, Makinde, others

Several elected governors and state lawmakers have been presented Certificate of Return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Delta State Governor-elect Ifeanyi Okowa alongside his deputy, Kingsley Otuaro were issued their Certificate of Return by the National Commissioner of INEC, Dr Mohammed Lecky, at INEC office in Delta State on Wednesday. Okowa commended Deltans, […]

2019 Elections INEC Metro News Nigeria Ogun State

Akinlade, APM seek directive to check election documents

The Allied Peoples Movement (APM) gubernatorial candidate in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade, and his party, yesterday filed a motion ex parte before the governorship election petition tribunal, seeking an order compelling INEC to grant them access to the documents used for the March 9 election in the state. The petitioners said the inspection would assist […]

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INEC ordered to allow PDM, PDP inspect poll materials in Nasarawa

The governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Lafia, Nasarawa State, has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM), Musa Nagogo, inspect electoral materials used in the March 9 poll. The candidate is challenging the victory of Abdullahi Sule of the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]

2019 Elections ALL Progressives Congress APC INEC Metro News Nigeria Ogun

Ogun Labour Party takes INEC, APC to tribunal over alleged exclusion in guber election

The Labour Party (LP) in Ogun State has taken the All Progressives Congress (APC), its candidate; Dapo Abiodun; the state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), AbdulGaniyu Raji and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before the state election petition tribunal for alleged exclusion of its party’s logo, name and symbol on the ballot papers used for […]

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42 political parties to challenge Ganduje's victory in court

Forty-two political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) Kano State chapter are set to challenge the re-election of the state governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje in court. Kano State CUPP chairman Muhammad Abdullahi Raji stated this while addressing journalists on the outcome of the rerun election won by Ganduje of […]