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“INEC Ad Hoc Staff in Akwa Ibom Are Loyal PDP Members”, Political Parties Allege

February 19, 2019

The Forum of All Political Parties in Akwa Ibom State has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission of bias. The body make the accusation during a press conference on the postponement of the 16th February 2019 elections. 

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Again, Army Warns Personnel Against Involvement in Political Activities

February 19, 2019

The Nigerian Army has reiterated the warning it recently issued to its men against involvement in political activities. In a statement on Tuesday by the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, the army made it clear that none of its men would be involved in political campaigns or escorting of VIPs.

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‘Atiku Did Not Offer Adamawa REC $1m Bribe’- INEC

February 19, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission has reacted to the allegation that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, offered the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Adamawa State, Kashim Gaidam, $1m and a house in Dubai.

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“Snatch Ballot Box and Die”, Buhari Warns

February 18, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned election riggers, especially those planning to snatch ballot boxes that they might be doing so at the risk of their lives. The President issued the stern warning during an All Progressives Congress Caucus meeting in Abuja on Monday shortly before the meeting went into a closed-door session. 

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Buhari Expresses “Deep Disappointment” Over Election Postponement

February 16, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhrai, on Saturday morning expressed disappointment at the postponement of Nigeria’s general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission. “I am deeply disappointed that despite the long notice given and our preparations bot

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INEC Postpones Presidential Election Till 23rd February

February 16, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced the postponement of the general elections by a week. 

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Foreign observers laud INEC’s preparations for presidential poll

February 15, 2019

A Group of foreign observers from South Africa, Pan Africa Woman’s Project which arrived in Kano to monitor the general elections, has commended the level of preparations by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the presidential election in the state.

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CCT Grants Onnoghen Bail, Adjourns Trial Till March 11

February 15, 2019

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has adjourned the case of non-declaration of assets involving the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, till March 11, 2019. Prior to the adjournment of the case, Onnoghen was also granted bail on self-recognition. At the resumed hearing of the case on Friday, his counsel, Mr Chris Uche said […]

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“Think Carefully and Choose Wisely”, Buhari Tells Nigerians

February 14, 2019

In a nationwide broadcast on Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari urged Nigerians to choose wisely in Saturday’s presidential election. He also took time to reel out some of the achievements of his administration. 

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Anambra declares Friday work free day ahead of presidential poll

February 14, 2019

Anambra Government has declared Friday work free day to enable public and civil servants to participate in Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. The Head of Service (HOS), Mr Harry Udu, announced the the work free on Thursday in Awka.

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