Elections

INEC Approaches Appeal Court Over Osun Tribunal Ju

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission has instituted an appeal over the judgement of Osun State Election Petition Tribunal that nullified the victory of Governor Ademola Adeleke. The electoral commission listed 44 grounds of appeal and asked the appeal court to set aside the judgement of ...

2023 Elections: UN Women, WOWICAN Task Nigerian Women on Active Participation.

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
As the 2023 general elections in Nigeria draw closer, women have been charged to take advantage of their overwhelming number and influence in determining the right leadership for the country. The Chairperson, Women 39;s wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria, WOWICAN, Ebonyi State, Lady Nw ...

Father Mbaka Warns President Buhari, Says Naira scarcity Will Mar General Electi

Monday, February 6, 2023
The Spiritual Director of Catholic Adoration Chaplaincy Enugu, Rev. Fr Ejike Mbaka, has held that the current naira crunch will mar the forthcoming elections if not addressed immediately. The cleric gave the warning during the first Sunday ministration at Adoration Ground, Umuchigbo Nike. He q ...

Borno Voters Threaten INEC With Lawsuit Over Failure To Release  Permanent Voter

Sunday, February 5, 2023
Some aggrieved voters in Borno State have threatened to drag the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to court in order to compel the commission to release their Permanent Voter rsquo;s Cards (PVC). Addressing journalists in Maiduguri through a group 39;s spokesperson, Ishiaku Yakubu ...

INEC Debunks Over-Voting Comment In Osun Election

Thursday, February 2, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has dismissed reports that its Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr Mutiu Agboke, said there was over-voting during the July 16, 2022 governorship election in Osun State. Head of the Department, Voter Education, Publicity and Inclusivity in Osun ...

We lost 729 ballot boxes, cubicles, others in Anambra gunmen attack on our facil

Thursday, February 2, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the details of losses suffered by the Commission as gunmen attacked one of its offices in Anambra State in the early hours of Wednesday. It would be recalled that unidentified gunmen, at about 1:45am on Wednesday, attacked the INEC ...

INEC Urges Voters To Participate In Saturday’s Mock Accreditation Exercise 

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on registered voters nationwide to ensure their participation in the forthcoming mock accreditation exercise slated for Saturday, 4 February, 2023. The electoral commission held that it is advisable that registered voters in the 436 ...

Nigerian Government Backs United States on Visa Ban On Politicians Attempting To

Monday, January 30, 2023
The Federal Government has given nod to the decision by the United States of America to slam a visa ban on any Nigerians capable of undermining democracy in the country. Th Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, stated this on Monday while adding that whenever the action is taken agai ...

Governor Adeleke Writes To INEC, Makes Fresh Request

Saturday, January 28, 2023
Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to issue a Certificate of Return to Gboyega Oyetola. Governor Adeleke made the request following a judgement by the election tribunal. Recall that the Osun State Election Petition Tribunal ...

Osun Election: Tribunal Sacks Gov. Adeleke

Friday, January 27, 2023
The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo has declared former governor Adegboyega Oyetola as the winner of the July 16, 2022 governorship election. Oyetola was declared winner in a judgement which was delivered on Friday at the premises of the High Court in Osogbo. ...
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