News - Election

INEC Reviews 2019 Elections

3 months ago /

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu has appreciated efforts by the electoral officers in the just concluded 2019 general elections.

 

Presidential Election Tribunal Dismisses PDP’s Request To Inspect INEC Server

3 months ago /

The Court of Appeal has dismissed the request by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar seeking an order to inspect the INEC’S central server used to conduct the 2019 presidential election

Rivers Election: PPP Candidate Challenges Party’s Decision To Withdraw

3 months ago /

The Rivers state election petition tribunal has adjourned till July 31 to hear the matter brought before it by the Governorship candidate of the Progressives Peoples Party, PPP, Clifford Edunukor wherein the petitioner is challenging the decision of his political party to withdraw the initial petition challenging the victory of Governor Nyesom Wike and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the March 9 governorship election in the state.

Anglican Bishop Advocates Electronic Voting For Future Elections

3 months ago /

The Anglican bishop of Kaduna diocese Reverend Timothy Yahaya wants the federal government to fully integrate the use of technology in the conduct of the 2023 elections.

IRI, NDI Submit Election Reports To INEC; Commission Promises Action

4 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has appealed to all Observer organisations that monitored the 2019 General elections to urgently submit their reports in line with the terms of their accreditation.

EU Election Report: Group Demands Yakubu’s Resignation

4 months ago /

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu has been asked to step aside for proper inquiry into the INEC server controversy.

Kano PDP Governorship Candidate Slams INEC For Delay In Election Petition

4 months ago /

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the 2019 election in Kano state, Abba Yusuf, has expressed anger over the delay by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC in giving his legal team access to election materials.

Buhari Lauds Conduct Of 2019 Elections

4 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction with the conduct of peaceful elections in Nigeria, despite what he called "doomsday predictions of social disharmony."

Malawi Parties Hold Last Campaigns For Tuesday’s Election

4 months ago /

Malawi's opposition candidates made a last-ditch bid on Saturday as candidates for next week's hotly contested election wrapped up their campaigns at rival rallies across the country.

Abia Gov. Ikpeazu Commends Army’s Role In 2019 Elections

4 months ago /

The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu says the Nigerian Army contributed immensely to the success of the 2019 general elections.

Ramaphosa Told To Select “Clean Cabinet”

4 months ago /

President Cyril Ramaphosa is under pressure to pick a cabinet consisting of people with no baggage and scandals surrounding them.

Socialists Triumph In Spain Election

5 months ago /

Spain's governing Socialists won the country's third election in four years, but have fallen short of a majority.

INEC Debunks Reports On Electronic Collation Of Results And Tampering With Servers

5 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has not tampered with any of its servers contrary to reports in some quarters.

Finland Holds Parliamentary Election

6 months ago /

Finland may usher in its first leftist prime minister in two decades in a parliamentary election on Sunday, as voters fret over the future of the generous welfare system as the costs of caring for a rapidly aging population rise.

Indonesians To Vote In Presidential, Parliamentary Elections

6 months ago /

Tens of millions of Indonesians will vote in presidential and parliamentary elections this week after campaigns focused on the economy, but with political Islam looming ever larger in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority nation.

Presidential Election Petition: INEC Replies PDP

6 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has filed a notice of preliminary objection to the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar.

Court Of Appeal Receives 736 Election Petitions

6 months ago /

A total of 736 election petitions have been filed before the court of appeal in Abuja after the successful 2019 general election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in February and March.

Court Sacks Great Ogboru

6 months ago /

The 2019 governorship elections may have come and gone, but legal battles and contentions appear to be causing a more political crisis in the All Progressives Congress in Delta state.

ECOWAS Court Fixes July 8 For Judgement In Post -2011 Election Violence Case

6 months ago /

Judgment has been fixed for July 8, 2019, by the ECOWAS court of justice in a case brought by a non-governmental organisation against the Nigerian government alleging the violation of the human rights of the victims of a 2011 post-election violence in Kaduna state in which about 800 people died.

Secondus, Others Congratulate Wike

6 months ago /

The national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus on Wednesday led hundreds of other PDP members, including the newly elected governors of Adamawa and Imo states to the government house Port Harcourt to congratulate governor Nyesom Wike on his re-election.


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