Sequence and credibility of elections
While the swiftness with which the House of Representatives amended the 2010 Electoral Act and changed Independent National Electoral Commission...
Respect choice of party candidates, ex-minister tells INEC
A former Minister of Information, Prince Tony Momoh yesterday asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to respect the choice of candidates of political parties, as it prepares for the 2019 general elections.
Why 2019 election budget estimates are delayed, by INEC boss
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) told the Senate yesterday that the budget estimates of the 2019 election is being delayed until the National Assembly approves the revised Electoral Act.
New REC parleys security agencies for voter registration in Kano State
The newly deployed Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) to Kano, Professor Riskuwa Ayabu Shehu, yesterday sought security agencies’ support to ensure the smooth...
APC, Oyegun and the future
With the recent release of the 2019 elections timetable by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), there is no doubt that the electoral battle lines had been drawn for political actors by the nation’s electoral umpire.
Number of registered voters now 74 million, says INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has hinted that the number of registered voters in the country now stood at 74 million and still counting. Consequently, in its determination to ensure credible elections next year, it has engaged the United Nations (UN) to work out measures that would ensure the success of the 2019 general…
Only your votes will determine outcome of 2019 elections, says Yakubu
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has assured Nigerians that only their votes would determine the outcome of next year’s general elections and subsequent polls. Yakubu gave the assurance at the 15th edition of the Daily Trust Dialogue, with the theme: ‘Nigeria and the challenges of 2019,” held in Abuja late…
As INEC releases 2019 general elections schedule
Election is like alcohol which intoxicates and harms with abuse. At the mention of the word ‘election’, many an active participant begins to lose his senses.
PDP disowns Ugwuanyi's reelection campaign posters
Apparently in response to the 2019 general elections timetable released last week by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the reelection campaign posters of Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has now flooded the state.