PDP kicks against January 17 proposed date for council poll
At last, the Imo State government has declared readiness to conduct election into the 27 local government areas of the state, four years after the disengagement of democratically elected council officials.
It was a tale of two elections this week, one concluded, the other is slated for November 8. But both had, at least, one thing in common: controversies.
Labour hails INEC roles in Edo election
The Secretary General, Textile Workers’ Union of Nigeria, Mr. Issa Aremu, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the successful conduct of the Edo State governorship election.
PDP protests as INEC declares APC winner of Edo election
After hours of collating results, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday declared the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the keenly contested Edo State governorship election.
Ballot box snatching, gunshots rock election
An officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Esan West Local Government Area, Lebari Nduh, yesterday, said hoodlums snatched a ballot box from Ward 7, Unit 11, during the governorship election in the state.
INEC denies allegation of ballot box snatching, gunshots
The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has denied report of ballot box snatching and gunshots in some polling centres during the Edo governorship election on Wednesday.
Edo election: Card reader fails in some wards
The card reader failed to function at Ipkeshi, near Auchi, during the governorship election in Edo.
Edo State elects new governor today
Residents of Edo State will today choose a new governor to succeed the outgoing Adams Oshiomhole.