By Omeiza Ajayi The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has said it would never connive with any political party or institution to undermine the electoral process, saying it is inconceivable that it would go the whole hog to put in place electoral safeguards only to turn around and act in the breach. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood […]
Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) on Monday charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to lead the initiative for the adoption of electronic voting in the country. The PDP chairman made the call when he hosted an INEC delegation drawn from the department of Election and Party […]
Mr Adeyemi is returning to the Senate about five years after he lost the seat to Mr Melaye. The post INEC declares Smart Adeyemi winner of Kogi West senatorial election appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Controversial senator, Dino Melaye The national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was thrown into a bit of chaotic situation after security operatives prevented Senator Dino Melaye and journalists from entering into the premises. Melaye was reportedly there at the commission’s headquarters to submit what was perceived to be “additional petition.” Read Also: Melaye […]
INEC had declared the November 16 election in the senatorial district inconclusive because the margin of win by the APC candidate was less than the total cancelled votes. The post INEC fixes November 30 for Kogi West re-run appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Dino Melaye has already rejected the results. The post INEC declares Kogi West senatorial election inconclusive appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The returning officer announced that Mr Lyon polled 352,552 votes. The post INEC declares APC candidate winner of Bayelsa governorship election appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Festus Okoye, the Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC) in charge of Information and Voter Education, has stated that results from trouble-ravaged areas will be treated according to the reports from presiding officers. “If there are areas where ballot box snatching was reported, the presiding officer is expected to write a report on such incident to […]
INEC An official of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been reportedly kidnapped in SUBEB polling unit in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital. The yet-to-be identified INEC staff was kidnapped when stormed a voting unit, firing sporadically into the air while voting was going on. Read Also: KogiDecides: Why Nigerians Must Hold Yahaya Bello Responsible […]
By Omeiza Ajayi The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has begun collation of governorship election results in Kogi and Bayelsa states, reminding its officials of their oath of neutrality and the need to discharge their duties accordingly. National Commissioner and Chairman of its Information and Voter Education Committee, Barr Festus Okoye, in a preliminary […]
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, of influencing officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission and the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC to endorse pre-filled results sheets in favour of the ruling party. Continue reading Kogi: Bello, APC, compel INEC, NYSC officials […]
Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called for priority-voting for those with non-visible disabilities such as the deaf and dumb voters in the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections.