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Amina Zakari INEC Chairman under fire over Buhari s niece appointment

The Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development (AIED) has called on the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to tender his resignation letter immediately. AIED made this demand in a press statement issued on Friday and signed by its Director of Publicity, Comrade O’Seun John, in reaction to the appointment […]

INEC to PDP Provide evidence that we want to rig 2019 election

Huffed by the statement credited to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that the ruling ALL Progressives Congress, APC, and its Presidential Candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, had plotted with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  to rig the forthcoming 2019 general elections,  the Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman, Mr Rotimi Oyekanmi, Wednesday asked PDP […]

Political parties react as INEC names Buhari s niece official to announce presidential result

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has declared the appointment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s niece, Amina Zakari as the Chairperson of Presidential Election Collation Centre as a plot by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) torig the 2019 election in favour of the nation’s leader. The appointment came just after INEC denied that it […]

INEC To Meet With ASUU NLC Over General Elections

A file photo of Professor Mahmood Yakubu The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced plans to meet with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). Addressing a meeting on Thursday in Abuja, INEC Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu explained that the meetings which would hold separately […]

General Elections INEC To Publish Names Of Registered Voters January 6

[embedded content] Ahead of the general elections next month, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will publish the list of registered voters on Monday, January 6. The INEC Director of Voter Education, Mr Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi revealed this on Wednesday during an interview on the maiden edition of Channels Television’s Lunchtime Politics. “On January […]

Rigging plot INEC s haste in defending APC suspicious PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) says the haste by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to haul insults at the PDP and defend the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the alleged pressure on it to drop the display of results at polling center, evinces that INEC is being compromised ahead of the […]

ASUU Talks Tough Ahead Of Friday Meeting With INEC

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ahead of its Friday’s meeting with the Independent National Electoral Commission, has said that its ongoing seven-week strike is in the national interest. The National President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who stated this in an interview in response to the call on the union to call […]

PDP should cure itself of hallucination INEC

Reacting to the PDP allegations the APC and Presidency were pressuring the INEC to rig the polls, the Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman, Mr Rotimi Oyekanmi, dismissed the allegations as baseless and urged the PDP to provide the evidence in its possession to prove them. INEC National Chairman, Mahamood Yakubu addressing pressmen on […]

2019 presidency Atiku cries out over INEC s decision to use incident forms

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to adhere to its promise not to use incident forms for the 2019 general election. Abubakar, in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe on Thursday in Abuja, said that he was worried […]

PDP reacts to INEC s suspicious response to rigging allegations

The opposition People’s Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) said the Independent National Electoral Commission’s quick response to its allegations of plotting with President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) to rig the forthcoming general elections is “suspicious” “The haste by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to haul insults at the PDP […]

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