Category: Politics

SERAP

SERAP seeks ICC probe of APC, PDP official over violence in Bayelsa/Kogi electionss

  Barely twenty four hours after the conduct of Kogi and Bayelsa state elections,the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the...

Why we’re at war with Obaseki, APC chieftain

  A chieftain of the APC in Edo State, Gen. Charles Airhavbere, explained on Sunday that a faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is at loggerheads with...

Collation officer in Kogi presents N50, 000 bribe offered by politician

A collation officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kogi state on Sunday presented a N50,000 bribe politicians allegedly offered to a...

INEC

Violence: INEC cancels election in Bayelsa community

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cancelled voting exercise in Ologi (Ward 03) of Ogbia Local Government Area due to electoral violence and...

INEC

Extend Bayelsa, Kogi voting period, YIAGA Africa tells INEC

û YIAGA AFRICA, a Civil Society Organisation (NGO) on Saturday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend voting period in the ongoing...

INEC

INEC official abducted in Kogi

        The Governorship and senatorial elections which began peacefully in the morning has turned otherwise in Kogi west.   As at the time of this report,...

Shooting at Dino Melaye’s polling unit

  There was heavy shooting at Ayetoro ward 1 unit 004 where Dino Melaye voted this morning. Less than an hour after he left the voting unit, some hoodlums in two...

Kogi: Yaya Bello, APC forcing INEC, NYSC officials to sign prefilled result sheets – PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday alerts the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that agents of Governor Yahaya Bello and the All...

INEC

Kogi poll: voting begins with heavy turn-out in Kogi West

  Voting has commenced in the Kogi Governorship and National Assembly election in the western senatorial district of the state, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Election: Observer group lauds INEC readiness for Bayelsa guber poll

Women Arise for Change, an electoral observer group, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) level of preparedness for the November 16...