Lagos local government polls: Matters arising
The elections into all the local governments in Lagos State have been won and lost but the lessons therefrom must not be lost on all who believe in the finest form of democracy.
Lagos council poll: Factors that aided APC victory
In fact, in some Local Government Areas, candidates of the opposition parties, voluntarily stepped down for candidates of the APC, because of their belief in Governor Ambode’s transformation of the local councils in terms of infrastructural development as their main reason.
Lagos APC follows national trend, wins landslide in council poll
Once again, the penchant of ruling political parties at the state level to record landslide victories in local council elections organised by their governments, has been repeated in Lagos.
Poor turnout, violence as Lagosians elect council officials
A policeman and two others yet to be identified were arrested in the Agege area of the state with sensitive election materials. Items recovered from the suspects included thumb-printed ballot papers and ballot boxes.
As Lagos goes to poll today, LASIEC pledges neutrality
As Lagosians troop out today to elect their representatives at the Local Council level, the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has disclosed...
TMG expresses apprehension over today’s Lagos council poll
The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has expressed worries over unremitting violence in some Lagos suburbs, especially Mushin, ahead of today’s Lagos State council election.
No going back on PDP/LP alliance, says George
Addressing a press conference in Lagos yesterday, George also declared that Mr. Moshood Salvador remains the authentic chairman of the Lagos PDP in view of last week Supreme Court ruling in favour of the Markafi’s faction.
LASIEC to announce results of Lagos polls at collation centres
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) says it will announce results of the July 22 local council polls at ward collation centres.