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AA Suspends National Officers

7 months ago /

The Action Alliance (AA) has suspended its national chairman, Kenneth Udeze and Secretary James Verimbe indefinitely for anti-party activities.

Supreme Court Fixes July 5 For Judgement In Osun Governorship Election Petition

7 months ago /

The Supreme Court has fixed July 5, for judgment in the appeals filed by Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in respect of the dispute over the last governorship election in Osun State.

IPAC Seeks Re-amendment Of Electoral Act Amendment Bill

7 months ago /

The Inter-Party Advisory Committee, IPAC has called on key players to begin early consideration of the 30-point recommendations of the European Union observation mission on the 2019 general elections.

INEC Set To Plug Loopholes In 2019 Polls

7 months ago /

National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in charge of the northwest, Abubakar Nahuche says it will correct all lapses perceived in the conduct of the 2019 general elections with a view to perfecting the act in subsequent elections.

Alliance For Africa Advocates National Policy On Women Participation In Governance

7 months ago /

The Federal Government has been urged to enact a law that will strengthen the National Gender Policy to ensure more participation of women in governance.

INEC Insists It Did Not Transfer Results To A Server In 2019

7 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the Commission did not transfer 2019 election results through server due to circumstances beyond its control.

Appeal Court Dismisses Suit Seeking Removal Of Ihedioha As Imo Governor

7 months ago /

Imo State Court of Appeal has dismissed a suit filed by Senator Sam Anyanwu challenging the candidacy of Emeka Ihedioha as Governor of Imo State.

INEC Receives Applications For Three New Parties

7 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has reportedly said that three new associations have applied to be registered as political parties. 

APC Group Demands Level Playing Field For Kogi Governorship Primaries

7 months ago /

Some concerned members of the Kogi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have called on the national working committee to provide a level playing ground for all aspirants in the governorship primaries.

Gombe Gov. Promises To Uphold The Values Of June 12 Struggle

7 months ago /

Gombe State Governor, Inuwa Yahaya says the values of the June 12 struggle remain in the strengthening of democratic structures through enthroning good governance and enriching the lives of the people.

Imo Governor Appoints Attorney General And Six Special Advisers

7 months ago /

Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha has inaugurated the new Attorney General of the state, Ndukwe Nnawuchi and six special advisers with a charge on them to join in the rebuilding project of his administration.

Presidential Election Tribunal Reserves Ruling In HDP Petition, INEC, APC, Buhari Applications

7 months ago /

The Court of Appeal has reserved ruling in the applications filed by the Hope Democratic Party, HDP, and its Presidential Candidate, Ambrose Oworu against the election of President Buhari.

Presidential Election Tribunal Reserves Ruling On PDP Motion For Inspection Of INEC Server

7 months ago /

The Court Of Appeal on Thursday heard the motion filed by the Peoples Democratic Party seeking for an order to allow it inspect the server used by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in the February presidential election.

Nigeria Restates Support For SADR Independence

7 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has restated Nigeria’s support for the people of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), and their quest for self-determination and independence.

Presidential Election Petition Day 7

7 months ago /

The Court of Appeal had reserved ruling in the applications filed by the Hope Democratic Party, HDP and its Presidential Candidate Ambrose Oworu against the election of President Buhari.

June 12: PDP Calls For True Democracy

7 months ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on Nigerians to use the occasion of the June 12 democracy day celebration to reflect and redouble their efforts in the collective quest for the re-entrenchment of true democracy and its tenets of rule of law, freedom, tolerance, dialogue, peaceful co-existence, justice and the sanctity of electoral process in Nigeria.

June 12 And Nigeria’s Political Development

7 months ago /

The celebration of democracy day on June 12, featured thought-provoking events which say a lot about Nigeria’s political development.

Uche Okafor Elected Speaker Of 7th Anambra Assembly

7 months ago /

Members of the Anambra State House of Assembly have elected Uche Okafor as speaker of the 7th assembly.

INEC Appeals Judgment On Certificate Of Return For Okorocha

7 months ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the court judgment which directed it to issue a certificate of return to former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has grave implications for future elections in the country.

June 12: Let’s Protect Our Hard-Earned Democracy – APC

7 months ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC has urged Nigerians to guard jealously, the hard-earned democracy for which many people made the ultimate sacrifice.