• INEC rejects Akwa Ibom rerun results, PDP wins in Imo

    INEC rejects Akwa Ibom rerun results, PDP wins in Imo0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission has rejected rerun results in areas that recorded violence and disruption on Saturday. INEC stated that the isolated incidents minimally affected the peaceful and orderly exercise in only four of the 28 constituencies where elections were conducted. The decision was contained in a statement issued on Tuesday by INEC’s National

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  • INEC says Akpabio remains APC candidate for rerun

    INEC says Akpabio remains APC candidate for rerun0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission has said a former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the senatorial rerun scheduled for January 25.   The clarification came amidst moves by the APC to substitute Akpabio with another member of the party, Ekperikpe Ekpo, in the election

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  • INEC Awards Yahaya Bello Certificate Of Return

    INEC Awards Yahaya Bello Certificate Of Return0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the Certificate of Return to Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. Governor Bello received the certificate on Thursday,  few days after being  declared winner of the just concluded  governorship election of the state In the presence of the state commissioner of police and other well-wisher , A National

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  • INEC:  Yahaya Bello wins kogi governorship election

    INEC: Yahaya Bello wins kogi governorship election0

    Kogi state governor Yahaya Bello has been re-elected for second term, Returning Officer of the election, Prof. Ibrahim Garba made this announcement in lokoja today Monday 17, 2019 Garba said Bello  polled 406,222 votes to beat 24 other contestants, including Mr Musa Wada of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) who polled 189,704 votes, while Mrs

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  • N84.5m Election Fraud:EFCC arrests INEC officials

    N84.5m Election Fraud:EFCC arrests INEC officials0

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it has arrested four officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Zamfara state for an alleged case of conspiracy, breach of trust and criminal diversion of over N84m meant for Ad Hoc staff allowance during 2019 general elections The suspects are INEC administrative secretary Hassan

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  • Ondo guber: Tinubu, Fayemi, Akande trouble-shoot for Akeredolu

    Ondo guber: Tinubu, Fayemi, Akande trouble-shoot for Akeredolu0

    National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the pioneer interim national chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande yesterday held a crucial meeting with Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredoluin Akure, and another faction of the party, in the state capital, to strategise

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