Elections

I Will Defend My Mandate Even In The Face Of Impea

Saturday, February 24, 2024
Ahead of the September 21 Edo State governorship election, the factional candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Philip Shaibu, has said he would carry on with his preparations even if doing so would cause his impeachment by the state House of Assembly. Shaibu, the deputy governor of the st ...

Finally, Okpebholo Emerges As Edo APC Governorship Candidate

Friday, February 23, 2024
Senator Monday Okpebholo representing Edo Central has been announced as winner of Edo All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship direct primary election. Governor Bassey Otu of Cross River State, who was the Chairman of Edo APC shadow poll, made the declaration after collating the results from ...

Edo: INEC Speaks On Authentic APC Primary Election As Three Candidates Emerge

Monday, February 19, 2024
Edo State Resident Electoral Commissioner, (REC), Dr Anugbum Onuoha, has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission only monitored the All Progressives Congress governorship primary that took place at the Lushville Hotel and Suites. The REC disclosed this during a press briefing in B ...

JUST IN: Hoodlums Disrupt Enugu Re-run Election

Wednesday, February 14, 2024
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said some hoodlums have disrupted the court-ordered re-run election in the Enugu South 1 State Constituency. The electoral umpire confirmed this in a terse statement released on its social media platform. It said, ldquo;A report from ou ...

16 Political Parties To Contest Edo Gubernatorial Election— INEC

Thursday, February 8, 2024
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that 16 political parties will participate in the September 21 governorship election in Edo State. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Sam Olumekun, disclosed this in a statement on ...

Bill To Amend Electoral Act Passes Second Reading

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
A bill seeking to amend the Electoral Act has passed a second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, sponsored by Francis Waive, proposes that the general elections be conducted on the same day to save money and time for the country as well as prevent the bandwagon effect. The amen ...

PDP Governorship Candidate Arraigned For Vote-Buying, Others

Tuesday, February 6, 2024
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Ladi Adebutu, has appeared before an Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta, over an allegation of vote buying during the March 18 governorship exercise in the state. The governorship candidate was arraigned before ...

PDP Governorship Aspirants Reject Edo Delegate Congress

Monday, February 5, 2024
Nine governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo state have described the delegates congress held in Edo State on Sunday as a nullity. They argued that the decline by the chairman of the committee, Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, to supervise the process was an indicat ...

LP, ADP Win Senate, Reps Rerun Elections In Plateau

Monday, February 5, 2024
The candidate of the Labour Party, Daniel Asama, has been declared winner of the House of Representatives rerun election for Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency. Declaring the results of the election held on last Saturday, the Returning Officer, Prof. James Garba, declared Asama as the winner af ...

INEC, APC, Obstacle To Achieving Mandate Given To Us By Law", Onu.

Monday, February 5, 2024
The PDP candidate of Ebonyi south senatorial bye election, Barr. Silas Onu has alledged that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC collaborated with All Progressive Congress, APC to serve as an obstacle to achieving the mandate given to them by law. Onu made this known in a statemen ...
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