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INEC Issues Certificate Of Return To Ortom, Assembly Members-Elect

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has issued certificates of return to the Benue State Governor-elect, Samuel Ortom, Deputy Governor-elect, Benson Abounu, and 30 members-elect of the State House of Assembly.

Former APC Legislators Advise New Lawmakers On Towing Party Line

3 weeks ago /

Former members of the House of Representatives on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have advised the newly elected APC legislators to support the decision of the present administration by upholding the position of the party leadership on the choice of principal officers of the National Assembly.

Ayade Receives Certificate Of Return

3 weeks ago /

Cross-River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, on Friday, received his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, alongside his Deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu, following his victory at the March 9 governorship poll.

Cross River People Protest Intimidation Of REC Over Rivers Election

3 weeks ago /

Some concerned people in Cross River State have expressed worries over an alleged kidnap attempts on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Obbo Effanga.

INEC Issues Certificates Of Return To Lagos Gov-Elect And Deputy

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Lagos State has issued certificates of return to the state governor-elect, Babajide Sanwoolu and his Deputy, Obafemi Hamzat.

INEC Presents Certificate Of Return To Gombe Governor-Elect

3 weeks ago /

The Independent Electoral Commission in Gombe has called on the Governor-Elect, Inuwa Yahaya and elected members of the State House Of Assembly to be accountable to the electorate who voted them.

Gov. Bindow Congratulates Fintiri

3 weeks ago /

Gov. Mohammed Umaru Jibrilla Bindow has congratulated Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for emerging Gov-Elect in the governorship election of Adamawa State.

President Buhari Assures Christian Leaders Of His Commitment To Nigeria

3 weeks ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Christian leaders in the country of his commitment to leave Nigeria better than he met it in 2015.

Fintiri Wins In Adamawa, Gets Certificate

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party winner of the Adamawa governorship election.

Court Dismisses MRDD’S Challenge To Adamawa Governorship Election

3 weeks ago /

An Adamawa State High Court presided over by Justice Abdulaziz Abdullahi has dismissed a suit filed by the governorship candidate of the Movement for the Restoration and Defence of Democracy (MRDD), Eric Theman, seeking to nullify the Adamawa Governorship Election over the missing logo of the party on the ballot paper.

West African Network of Election Observers Seeks Holistic Reform On Nigeria’s Electoral Process

3 weeks ago /

The West African Network of Election Observers, Waneo, one of the observer missions that monitored the 2019 general elections in Nigeria says there is an urgent need for reforms to improve voters’ confidence and scale up the credibility of the electoral process.

Fayemi Extends Hand Of Fellowship To His Opponents

3 weeks ago /

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has extended a hand of fellowship to the opposition following the affirmation of his victory by the Court of Appeal.

Attah, Mbang Commend Akwa Ibom Election

3 weeks ago /

Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah says the 2019 Governorship and National Assembly Elections in the state was a true reflection of the will and wishes of the Akwa Ibom people.

Bauchi Governor-Elect Accuses Outgoing Government Of Sabotage

3 weeks ago /

Bauchi state governor-elect Bala Mohammed has raised an alarm that the outgoing governor, Mohammed Abubakar is allegedly planning to award spurious contracts worth n4 billion and recruit 8, 000 teachers with a view to leaving a huge financial burden for him when he takes over.

INEC Issues Certificates Of Return To Elected Lawmakers In Ondo

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has presented certificates of return to the twenty-six elected members of Ondo state house of assembly.

Makinde Gets Certificate Of Return

3 weeks ago /

The national electoral commissioner in charge of Oyo, Osun, and  Ekiti states, Adedeji Soyebi has lamented the apathy displayed by the electorate in the states during the last election. He said half of the registered voters did not vote during the last election.

APC Affirms Ahmed Lawan As Choice For Senate President

3 weeks ago /

The All Progressives Congress, APC, says there is no going back on its nomination of Senator Ahmed Lawan as the next president of the Senate in the 9th National Assembly.

Adamawa Governorship Supplementary Election Begins In 14 LGAs

3 weeks ago /

The governorship supplementary election in parts of Adamawa is ongoing.

INEC Presents Certificates Of Return To Bayelsa Lawmakers-Elect

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has presented certificates of return to twenty-three candidates who emerged victorious in the recently concluded House of Assembly Elections in the state.

INEC Presents Certificate Of Return To Governor Abubakar Bello

3 weeks ago /

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Niger State has presented certificates of return to the Niger State Governor and his Deputy, Ahmad Ketso, as the winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state.