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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 […]

Buhari s sister Amina Zakari to announce 2019 presidential results

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday inaugurated an advisory committee for the 2019 general elections. The advisory committee is headed by Air Vice Marshall Ahmed Tijani, Muazu while the 2019 National Collation Center Committee is headed by Amina Zakari. By her new appointment, Zakari will be responsible for announcing the results of the […]

Elections PDP Rejects Amina Zakari s Appointment As Collation Centre Committee Chairperson

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the appointment of Mrs Amina Zakari as the Chairperson of INEC Collation Center Committee for the general elections. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, faulted the appointment while addressing reporters on Thursday in Abuja. “The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PPCO) outrightly, vehemently and unequivocally […]

Keyamo Taunts PDP For Criticising Amina Zakari s Appointment

Festus Keyamo SAN, the spokesperson of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, has reacted to the appointment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s supposed niece, Amina Zakari as head of INEC’s collation committee. Amina Zakari’s appointment was announced on Thursday and the report was not palatable to some including the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In reaction to criticisms by the […]

PDP crying wolf Zakari not related to Buhari

Buhari Presidential Campaign Organisation on Friday said claims by the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) that the newly appointed collation officer for 2019 general election Aminat Zakari is related to Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari was untrue. Zakari was appointed on Thursday to chair the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) committee on collation centre during the […]

AIED seeks INEC chairman resignation over Zakari s appointment

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Controversy over Zakari s appointment unnecessary IPAC

The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has urged politicians and parties to focus more on how to realise their electoral goals in 2019 rather than paying attention to unnecessary issues. Amina Zakari The Lagos State Chairman of IPAC, Mallam Shakirudeen Olofin, gave the advice in an interview with newsmen  in Lagos on Friday. Olofin was reacting […]

2019 Outrage over appointment of Buhari s niece Zakari as INEC head of collation centre

By Anthony Ogbonna As the 2019 general election draws even nearer, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has appointed President Muhammadu Buhari’s niece, Amina Zakari, as the head of the election collation centre of the elections, PDP claims. Amina’s appointment has sparked outrage and condemnation, especially from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as well […]

General Elections Fayose Mocks INEC Over Appointment Of Amina Zakari

Ex-Governor Ayodele Fayose has reacted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the appointment Amina Zakari as its head of Collation Center for the 2019 elections. Fayose in a series of tweets frowned at Amina’s appointment owing to the fact that she is a niece to President Muhammadu Buhari. The former governor of Ekiti state […]

General Elections INEC Clarifies Amina Zakari s Role Amid Controversy

 The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that the controversy surrounding the appointment of Amina Zakari as chair of its collation centre committee is a needless one.  Speaking on Zakari’s new role while featuring as a guest on Channel Television’s Sunrise Daily, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi said the position has nothing to do with announcing the votes […]