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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has suspended the Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) and issuance of Permanent Voter’s Card (PVCs) ahead of the Oct. 10 governorship election in Ondo State. Mr Rufus Akeju the state Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner disclosed this at a news conference in Akure on Wednesday. ...
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    In a bid to beat the 21 days deadline provided by the Electoral Act, lawyers to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday evening, stormed the tribunal to lodge a petition against President Muhammadu Buhari. The Independent National Electoral Commission had on February 27, declared President Buhari who ...
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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is probably poorer now than he was before he became President of Nigeria in 2015. The Vice President disclosed this Thursday night when he hosted a dinner in honour of volunteers who canvassed for votes for the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the general election. ...
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    The Presidency on Monday welcomed back the Senate and the House of Representatives members as they resumed for legislative duties. Sen Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), said he welcomed them back from the annual legislative vacation. Enang spoke in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has unveiled its plans to enhance the participation of all marginalised groups in Nigeria during electoral process. The plan, tagged ‘Framework on Access and Participation of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Electoral Process’ is to mitigate the challenges confronting People with Disabilities (PWDs) and promote their participation in the ...
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      The lawmaker representing Jigawa North West Senatorial District, Sen. Abdullahi Gumel, has described delay in the passage of the 2019 Elections Budget by the National Assembly as an act of sabotage. Gumel (APC-Jigawa), told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in an interview in Abuja, that the delay was a deliberate attempt to frustrate the ...
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    The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has enjoined personnel of the Nigerian Navy, not to take the laws into their hands and desist from acts that could bring the service to disrepute. Ibas spoke on Saturday in Abuja at the end of the 2018 Third Quarter Route March. Ibas who was represented ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday in Abuja, said it would deploy 16,000 staff for the conduct of Osun governorship election on Sept. 22. INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this on YIAGA Africa Watching The Vote (WTV) Series with the theme “Ending the Scourge of Vote Buying and Selling in Nigerian Elections.’’ ...
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    The growing trend of voters’ inducement ahead of Sept. 22 governorship election in Osun is worrisome. An election observer and monitoring group, the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA Africa), made the assertion on Thursday in Osogbo. The group Project Director, Cynthia Mbamalu, spoke at a media briefing on its pre-election observation findings ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it will arrest and prosecute anyone that engages in vote-buying in the Sept. 22 governorship election in Osun. Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made this known at the commission’s quarterly consultative meeting with political parties on Friday in Abuja. He said that the commission would no longer ...