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    The orgy of violence witnessed before, during and after last month’s gubernatorial elections in Kogi and Bayelsa brings to fore once again the need to curb the death toll and mayhem associated with voting in Nigeria over the years. In Bayelsa alone, seven deaths were recorded in 90 electoral violence cases reported by Kimpact Development ...
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    Police and military authorities on Thursday, confirmed that 1,119 persons were arrested in connection with electoral offences during the Feb. 23 and March 9 elections across the country. Police spokesman, ACP Frank Mba, made this known in Abuja at a joint news briefing by spokespersons of the police and the military at Defence Headquarters. Giving ...
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    Growing violence and hates speeches ahead of the 2019 general elections have ignited more vigilance from the United States and United Nations with the US mulling more support to Africa’s oil rich nation on how to make the polls less violent. The world also fears that obvious partisanship by security agencies during the polls may ...