While no death was reported in Bayelsa, observers said over 50 critical incidents, which directly impacted on the credibility of the election, were observed. The post 10 deaths, 129 violent electoral crimes recorded in Kogi, Bayelsa elections — CDD appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Widespread violence and electoral fraud, as reported by the press and independent observers marred the exercise in both states. The post Despite widespread violence, deaths, presidency says Buhari should be commended for Kogi, Bayelsa elections appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">We drew the following lessons as we watched the just concluded vote in Bayelsa and Kogi states. </p> <h1>The governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states and the senatorial election in Kogi state starring Dino Melaye and Smart Adeyemi, have just been concluded. </h1> <p class=""><strong><em>Pulse</em></strong> was live in both states and here are a […]
Based on the official results announced so far for the elections, the APC is set to coast to victory in the elections. The post APC praises security agencies for Kogi, Bayelsa elections marred by violence, vote-buying, others appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Prof. Attahiru Jega, former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says that improving the integrity of elections is key to democratic development of any nation, Jega said this in Ibadan on Thursday while delivering a lecture to mark the 71st Foundation Day and Convocation of the University of Ibadan. The former INEC boss […]
Barely 48 hours to the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States, Police said it had identified possible risks that could constitute a threat to the smooth conduct of the elections. Continue reading 48hrs to Election: Police identify threats to Kogi, Bayelsa Governorship elections at Vanguard News.
The governorship elections hold on November 16. The post Police Commission deploys 45 monitors for Kogi, Bayelsa elections appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
INEC will conduct the governorship elections in the two states on November 16. The post INEC to transmit Kogi, Bayelsa elections’ results manually appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Professor Mahmoud Yakubu has said the sum of N1bn would not be enough for it to conduct outstanding elections next year. He expressed his reservations on Thursday while speaking at budget defence before the Joint Committee of Senate and House of Representatives on INEC. In the 2020 […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has delivered all non-sensitive materials for the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states. The Chairman of the Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the disclosure on Thursday in Lagos during the Anniversary Colloquium marking the Press Week of the Lagos State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists […]
The INEC chief speaks on diverse issues affecting Nigeria’s elections, including electoral laws, card readers and diaspora voting. The post INTERVIEW: How Buhari’s refusal to sign electoral amendment bill affected 2019 elections (1) – INEC Chairman appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">President Buhari has received the financial report on APC’s campaign funds during the 2019 general election.</p> <p class=""><strong>President Muhammadu Buhari has received the financial report of campaign funding from the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC).</strong></p> <p class="">The presentation took place at their meeting held at the presidential villa in Aso […]