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    The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to remove the name of Uche Nwosu as a governorship candidate in the last election held in Imo. Justice Inyang Ekwo voided Nwosu’s candidacy on the grounds of double nomination by two political parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC have urged the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal to dismiss the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Candidate Atiku Abubakar challenging the Feb.23 general election on technicalities and evidential grounds. The prayers formed the gamut of other requests contained in both Buhari and APC final addresses ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says only one political party has so far submitted its audited report on 2019 general elections expenses, three months after the poll. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this on Monday in Abuja, in his remark during the review of the 2019 general elections with political parties. Yakubu also ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections created a lot of logistics problem. Malam Mohammed Haruna, the National Commissioner in charge of Kwara, Kogi and Nasarawa States, said this in Ilorin while speaking with journalists. The after-poll complaint by INEC ...
  • NIMC
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    The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has so far harmonised 11 million out of 35 million records in the Bank Verification Number (BVN) database with the National Identity Database (NIDB). The Deputy General Manager of the commission, Ms Uche Chigbo, disclosed this shortly before the launch of the Diaspora NIN Registration in New York. Speaking ...
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    The Supreme Court has invalidated the participation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last Governorship, National Assembly and State Assembly election in Zamfara. Justice Paul Galinji, in delivering the lead judgment on Friday held that all votes cast for the APC in the elections amounted to wasted votes and efforts. By the ruling, ...
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    A pan-Igbo group, Imo Renaissance, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the Imo West Senatorial district election as it did in other states with similar circumstances. A press statement issued by the convener of the group, Chief Donatus Oparadike, said INEC erred to have allowed the election to go on ...
  • Muhammadu Buhari
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    The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja, has fixed May 22 to hear an application seeking an order to restrain Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) or any other Justice from swearing-in Muhammadu Buhari as president on May 29. Chief Ambrose Owuru, Candidate of the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and his party, who are before the ...
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    The Rivers State government has sent out a strong warning to persons planning to protest through the streets of the state in order to disrupt the planned resumption of collation of election results. The government said there is a subsisting order banning protests in the state and that such order is still in force, warning ...
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    THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented certificate of return to the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa and his Deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro who was his running mate in the March 9, 2019 governorship election. Governor Okowa while receiving the certificate of return at INEC office in Asaba Wednesday thanked Deltans, ...