Tag Archives: INEC

INEC releases dates for Ekiti, Osun guber elections

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the dates for Ekiti and Osun 2018 Governorship elections. The Ekiti State Governorship election will hold on July 14, 2018, while Osun State Governorship election will hold

INEC loses sleep over emerging low voter turnout at polls

Voters wait patiently for INEC The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern over decreasing rate of voter turnout in recent elections in the country. Chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, raised the alarm on Tuesday in Abuja

Melaye’s recall: INEC awaits Court of Appeal decision

Senator Dino-Melaye The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would await Court of Appeal’s decision on latest suit over Sen. Dino Melaye’s recall before taking further steps on it. The commission disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday night

Inec, police, apc conspiracy threatening Nigeria’s democracy –Wike

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has said that the conspiracy among Independent National Electoral Commission, All Progressives Congress and the Police remains a threat to the nation’s democracy. Speaking on Friday to the Inter-Party Advisory

2015 Elections: EFCC To Probe 200 INEC Staff Over N24b Bribe

About 200 Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials have been queried for allegedly collecting bribe during the 2015 elections.

Nigerians’ Votes Can No Longer Count; INEC Has Merged With APC – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) under the present All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government has demonstrated to Nigerians that their votes will never be allowed to count any longer.

Stop Deceiving Us With God’s Name-Obaseki Mocks Osagie

Elect of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has come for Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and made it clear that he used God to deceive the people of Edo State when he said that God asked him to run for the governorship

APC Candidate, Godwin Obaseki Officially Announced As Winner of Edo Governorship Election

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Godwin Obaseki, has been declared winner of the Edo State governorship election.

Advisory Council: INEC Acted Right By Postponing Edo Elections

The Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, has said that the rescheduling of the governorship election in Edo by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, was an endorsement of stakeholders’ view.