‘INEC alone cannot guarantee free, fair and conclusive elections’
A senior advocate of Nigeria, Dafe Akpedeye reacted to some of the issues raised and concluded that everyone has a role to play to ensure free and fair election that would engender the growth of our democracy.
Governorship tussle: Ikpeazu use of state High Court is wrong - SAN
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Samuel Okutepa has said that it is wrong for Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia to use the state's High Court to restrain INEC.
Makarfi faction cautions INEC against recognising Iduoriyekemwen as Edo guber candidate
The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led national caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission against recognising Matthew Iduoriyekemwen...
Ogah not sponsored by APC
A member of the legal team of Mr Samson Uche Ogah, claimant of the governorship seat in Abia State, who was issued certificate of returns by INEC on last week, Barrister Onyeka Monday Ubani ...
INEC issues certificate of return to Samson Ogah as Abia State governor
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was in the news again for issuing a Certificate of Return to Samson Ogah as the new governor of Abia State.
Court halts Ogah’s swearing-in as Abia governor
Victory dance by Dr. Sampson Uche Ogah who an Abuja Federal High Court presided over by Justice Okon Abang on Monday ordered to be issued a Certificate of Return as Abia State ...
INEC, PDP ask court to dismiss suit on Anambra PDP primaries
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss the suit brought before it by Senator Annie Okonkwo and 43 others. Okonkwo and his colleagues were challenging the validity of primary election conducted by the PDP, which produced Senators Andy Ubah, Stella Oduah, and…
PDP appeals Ikpeazu’s removal from office
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appealed against the Federal High Court judgement which on Monday asked Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to vacate office over false tax information.
Reverse misconceptions about INEC, Yakubu charges information officers
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has urged the heads of publicity units and voter education to do more in reversing the growing misconceptions about the commission’s activities and laws. “To our discomfort, and in spite of the fact that our laws provide for inconclusive elections - and indeed they…