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The leadership of Labour Party (LP) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel all the unverified and manipulated results from the presidential and National Assembly elections in parts of Rivers state. The party urged INEC to cancel election results from Obio/Akpor, Khana, Eleme, Obigbo and Rumukoro amongst others. The Nation newspaper reports […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) in Kwara State has cancelled election results from Tsaragi polling Unit 10 of Edu local government area of the state. The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Attahiru Madami, told newsmen on Sunday that the cancellation was due to the snatching of ballot boxes by hoodlums during last […]

The Senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti Central Senatorial District of Ekiti State, Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, has been declared as the winner of the Senatorial election held on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Ado-Ekiti. With the announcement of Bamidele as the winner of the Ekiti Central […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Sunday cautioned political parties against the release of presidential and National Assembly election results, stressing that only the commission is “legally responsible” for the release of election results. INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu made this known when he formally opened the 2023 presidential election collation centre at the International […]

Three sexagenarian grandfathers and a Nigerian top the list of suspects arrested in connection with the seizure of over 52.252Kg of cocaine, methamphetamine, and skunk as well as 32,590 pills of opioids in Lagos, Kwara, Plateau, Sokoto and two courier companies by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in the last one week. […]

Former  Ogun State Governor Gbenga Daniel and business magnate Jimoh Ibrahim are among the first set of Senators-elect formally announced yesterday by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). The others are  Solomon Adeola (aka Yayi), Opeyemi Bamidele, Cyril Fasuyi, Yunus Akintunde,   Yemi Adaramodu, Jimoh Ibrahim, Lola Ashiru  and Nasir Sani-Zango.. But Senate Spokesman Ajibola Bashiru, Biodun […]

Civil  Society Organisation, ‘Brain Builders Youth Development Initiative (BBYDI) says it observed sharp decline in vote-buying in the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections that took place on Saturday (February 25, 2023). The organisation, which recently launched a tech solution aiding the monitoring of violence during the election; Election Violence Incidence Tracker, said its […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared Salihu Mustapha of the All Progressive Congress the winner of the Kwara Central Senatorial District election. Mr Mustapha secured 109,823 votes to defeat the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Bolaji Abdullahi. Mr Abdullahi, who is a former minister of sports, got 69,202 votes. The APC candidate […]

The Commissioner of Police Kwara State CP Paul Odama has expressed the readiness of the command to enforce total restrictions of all forms of vehicular movements on roads and waterways as directed by the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba across the length and breadth of the KWARA State from 12am to 6pm of February […]

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Pantami, has inaugurated a committee for cyberspace and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure protection ahead of the general elections. The Director of Public Affairs, NCC, Dr Reuben Muoka, made this known in a statement, today in Abuja. Muoka said that the committee would advise the […]

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