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Nigeria: Borno Holds LG Polls June 13, As Zulum Approves Time Table

Nigeria: Borno Holds LG Polls June 13, As Zulum Approves Time Table

  By Joseph Edegbo Following the approval of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, the Borno State Independent Electoral Commission, BOSIEC, has announced Saturday, June 13, 2020 for election of chairmen and ward councillors‘ across the 27 local government areas of the state. Special Adviser on Public Relations and Strategy, Malam Isa Gusau, said in a statement […]

Bayelsa Guber Election : How We Arrived At Given Certificate Of Return To PDP –INEC

“In compliance with the orders of the Supreme Court, the Commission met this morning and reviewed the result of the election in which 45 political parties contested. Without the votes scored by the All Progressives Congress (APC), whose candidates were deemed not to have participated in the election, the total number of lawful and valid […]

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Supreme Court Sacks Bayelsa Gov-elect 

The Supreme Court, on Thursday sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. The apex court sacked Lyon for presenting a running mate with a fake certificate in the governorship election, held on November 16, 2020. Justice Ejembi Ekwo, who delivered the unanimous judgment, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, […]

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Akinyede To CJN, Be Courageous To Convene Conference Of 17 SCJs  Over Imo Guber Election

Certain facts in the Imo State gubernatorial election petition appear to be clear. 1 Senator Hope Uzodinma  claimed that elections took place in 388 polling units and that his votes in those units were excluded from the results of the election. 2  INEC claimed that elections did not take place in those polling units. 3 […]

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Nigeria: PDP Wins Bauchi Zaki Fed Const. Supplementary Election

Auwal Jatau, candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), has emerged winner of Saturday’s supplementary elections for Zaki Federal Constituency in Bauchi state. Announcing the result in Zaki town on Saturday, the Returning Officer, Prof. Ahmed Kutama of Federal University, Dutse, said Jatau polled 15,405 votes to defeat his closest rival, Umar Tata of the […]

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Kogi Guber: Christian Group Backs Wada, …Warns Against Rigging, Imposition

The National Igala and Bassa Christian Elders Forum , apex body of Christian leaders in all denominations in Kogi East and in diaspora has thrown its weight behind Engr. Musa Wada of the Peoples Democratic Party in the November 16 Gubernatorial election. It warns that  “any attempt to rig the elections or impose any candidate […]

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Kogi Guber : Re -electing Bello Amounts To Compensating Failure – Says Igala/Bassa Nation

Opinion Moulders and Critical Stakeholders of the Igala/Bassa Nation, Kogi East say they have had enough of Governor Yahaya Bello . Consequently, his re-election would amount to compensating failure. The Opinion moulders’ stance is contained in a communique issued at the end of their meeting on Saturday in Anyigba, under the chairmanship of Chief John […]

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Refutal : “No True Ebira Man Would Vote Igala” , Is False – Fanwo …Says It’s Concocted FakeNews by Opposition

Mr Kingsley Fanwo: The Director General Of Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi State,Mr. Kingsley Fanwo has debunked the report credited to Engineer Abubakar Ohere that “No true Ebira man would vote an Igala man”. The report published by one Kogi Today ,an platform , according to the Governor’s spokesman in a press […]

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