The All Progressives Congress (APC) may not field a candidate for the January 25, 2020 senatorial rerun in Akwa Ibom…Read More APC Can’t Replace Akpabio For Akwa Ibom Rerun – INEC
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) under the present All Progressives…Read More INEC has merged with APC – Fayose
There are reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may have to reprint ballot papers for the forthcoming elections…Read More We may reprint ballot papers – INEC
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says he will not be a part of any plans to constitute an interim government that…Read More I will not support any interim government & there will be no election annulment says Obasanjo
President Goodluck Jonathan has reassured Nigerians and the international community that he has no plan to sack the Chairman of…Read More No plan to remove JEGA – President Jonathan
ABUJA — The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, declined to issue an ex-parte order stopping the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from deploying Card Reader Machines, CRM, for the conduct of the forthcoming general elections.
Instead of granting the ex-parte motion which was filed by four political parties—United Democratic Party (UDP), Action Alliance (AA), Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) and Alliance for Democracy (AD)— Justice Ademola Adeniyi ordered the plaintiffs to put INEC on notice to enable it appear in court on March 10 to enter itsRead More Nigeria 2015 Election: Court declines to stop INEC from using card reader machines
Politics is really a very dirty game and tables could turn at anytime… See what the PDP people just released…Read More APC should explain their link with JEGA – PDP
According to the Resident Electoral Commissioner for Lagos state, Mr. Akin Orebiyi, 1.8 million Lagos state residents have not collected…Read More 1.8 million PVCs not collected in Lagos – INEC
Yesterday, the APC claimed Femi Fani Kayode/Presidency bribed protesters with $20,000 to protest against Buhari during his Chatham house visit…Read More I didn’t rent a crowd to disgrace Buhari. the letter is a lie – FFK (see letter)
Jimi Agbaje posted this on his Facebook page this morning. It’s a response to Governor Fashola’s comments that Agbaje’s company…Read More Jimi Agbaje replies Fashola. Fashola is a blatant liar.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has confirmed the procurement of about 20,000 backup card readers and 35,000 backup batteries as part of measures to tackle possible challenges during the accreditation and election exercise scheduled to hold on March 28 and April 11.
Recently-held elections in countries like Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, Cote D’Ivoire, Uganda, Bolivia, Venezuela, Guatemala and Colombia, which made use of similar biometric technologies, were marred with challenges like data manipulation, poor mobile networks, and breakdown of card readers.
In an interview with jounalists, Mr. Kayode Idowu, the Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, however, said with the procurement of backup devices, among other precautionary measures, it would limRead More INEC acquires 20,000 extra card readers
The chairman of INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega appeared before the senate on the 18th of February to defend the new…Read More Elections might not hold in March – JEGA
A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has expressed confidence of his party’s victory in…Read More PDP won’t succeed in rigging the 2015 elections – Tinubu
ABEOKUTA—Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, yesterday, raised the alarm that no fewer than 600,000 fake Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs, had been uncovered in the state.
Amosun, who held a closed door meeting with officials of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in the state, including the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Timothy Ibitoye, later addressed newsmen, saying, over 600, 000 PVCs are currently lying fallow in the state.
He explained that 625,000 PVCs which carried the state code but the photographs on the caRead More Over 600,000 fake voters cards uncovered in Ogun State
INEC Chairman Prof. Jega appeared before the National Assembly this…Read More JEGA appears before Senate to explain election postponement
APC presidential candidate Gen. Buhari addressed leaders and elders of the APC today Feb. 17th at the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua…Read More Stay on Target, Don’t Drift: Buhari addresses APC members and leader
LAGOS — The South-West Presidential Contact Committee Group of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday called for the removal of Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for gross dereliction of duty and deliberate partisan complicity.
In a communique issued at the end of its meeting in Lagos, the committee also described the intervention of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in the current national challenges as distorted, unstatesmanly, too personalised and provocative.
The communique was signed by Chief Olabode George, Senator Seye Ogunlewe, Maj.-Gen. A. T. Olanrewaju, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Chief Ebenezer Babatope and others.
The committee said it met and delRead More Another Reason Why INEC Chairman, Jega Must Go
Supporters of Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Nyako, the All Progressives Congress, APC, senatorial candidate for Adamawa Central and son of the former…Read More He is Our Mandela – APC supporters protest the arrest of former governor Nyako’s son
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has reportedly dumped PDP and allegedly…Read More Obasanjo reportedly tears PDP membership card in public
Former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo has finally come out of his shell to reject Goodluck Jonathan’s second term…Read More I am now ABJ (Anything But Jonathan) – Obasanjo declares…