A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to forget the dream of takeing over the governorship seat of Bauchi state, saying the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has question to answer. He specifically faulted the INEC’s declaration of People Redemption Party (PRP) House of Representatives candidate in Bauchi’s Katagum Federa Read More
Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has enjoined the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, to publicly apologise to him. The ex-APC Chieftain said military’s indictment by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over its disruptive role in the governorship and state assembly elections in Rivers State has vindicated him. Read More
Senator-elect, Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, a tireless campaigner, motivated by the vision to serve his people, after many attempts, finally emerged the winner of the just concluded 2019 Anambra South Senatorial District Election which was a fierce and one of the toughest elections particularly in the State and Nigeria in general. No one believed Dr. Ubah could win with The Read More
Imo state governor and the Senatorial candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has said he was not given his certificate of return on Thursday due to conspiracy from some people fighting him ahead of his 2023 presidential ambition. The governor, however appealed to Professor Mahmood Yakubu-led Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to allow itself Read More
A group of protesters under the platform of Save Nigeria Democracy Group (SNDG) Wednesday took protest to the national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), declaring that the results from the just concluded elections “did not reflect the true voting direction of Nigerians.” The protesters who came in their numbers, were seen carrying different placards with inscriptions such Read More
Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has congratulated the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Mr Seyi Makinde, who was declared winner of Saturday’s keenly contested election by the Independent National Electoral Commission. In a congratulatory message, Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, Mr Bolaji Tunji, quoted the governor that now that the elections are over, Engr Makinde should Read More
About 22 persons were reportedly involved in boat mishap while returning from Ebrohimi to Koko in Warri north local government area of Delta state. The boat was conveying 22 passengers, three police officers and 19 members of the community returning from ward 3 Ebrohimi to Koko Jetty after the governorship/house of assembly elections, at about 12 midnight a long the Read More
The announcement of governorship election results in Bauchi State has been suspended following rejection of the results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Returning Officer of the local government Mrs Dominion Anosike while presenting the results of the election in the area complained that she was harassed and intimidated by political thugs at collation center to announced doctored results. Read More
Govervor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has won in 13 out of 14 Local Government Area of the state already announced by the INEC returning officers while his opponent, Chief Great Ogboru of All Progressives Congress (APC) only won one local government. But the representative of APC and younger brother to Ogboru, Turner Ogboru, has rejected the results and called Read More
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won 22 out of 26 House of Assembly seats in thd 30 local government areas of Osun state, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared. According to the official result released on Sunday, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won two seats while a local government election was declared inconclusive. The results showed Read More
The incumbent governor and candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has taking the lead, after ten out of the seventeen LGAs were declared at the Governorship Collation Centre, in Jos, the state capital. According to the results announced, the ruling APC candidate has 252, 408 votes, while the PDP candidate has 249, 856 Read More
Kaduna State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged wide spread irregularities in Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections in the state. State chairman of the party, Hassan Felix Hyat, at a press conference in Kaduna, said the party will not accepted any result it considered tampered with and does not reflect the wish of the people. The Read More
Read the full statement below: Credible intelligence available to the Nigerian Army (NA) has confirmed the kitting of political thugs with military uniforms and arming of same, to impersonate soldiers and perpetrate various crimes in the furtherance of the activities of their political bosses. Sadly, these thugs have severally been wrongly viewed and addressed as real military personnel on various Read More
Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, being accredited to vote at the Shehu Manzo, Polling Unit 005, during the 2019 Governorship and State Assembly Elections in Gombe State
Wife of Kebbi State governor, Hajia Abubakar Bagudu speaking with journalists after voting at Mai Alelu PU in Nasarawa area of Birnin Kebbi today
Ebonyi Deputy Governor Barrister Kelechi Igwe supervising polling unit 009, Anyi Chukwu village playground after receiving a distress call that military personnel cordoned polling center in Ikwo on behalf of APC scaring voters away.
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) Lagos Zonal office, have arrested one Sotayo Olatayo Johnson, a contestant for the State House of Assembly in Ogun State. Johnson, who was arrested at Ijaye Park Polling Unit in Abeokuta, Ogun State, was caught with some amounts of money neatly arranged in envelops stashed in carrier bags.
This Pu at Amoyo primary school, INEC staff were already set for voting in Ilorin as Early as 7.30. And voters are trickling in. REC Garba Attahiru urged voters not to fight.
Today, eligible Nigerians will troop out to the polls to elect their governors and members of the state houses of assembly in 29 states of the federation. Seven states, namely Anambra, Bayelsa, Edo, Ekiti, Kogi, Ondo and Osun, have had their polls at various times in the past. Elections will also hold in the six Area Councils of the Federal Read More
The national leadership of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) has fecilitated with President Muhammadu Buhari, over what it described as a well deserved victory at just concluded presidential election, even as it called on the president to form a government of National Unity. The party also commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), security agencies, political parties and Read More