INEC not yet accrediting observers for Ekiti poll, says Yakubu
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cautioned that it has not yet commenced accreditation of observers and other officials for the July 14 Ekiti State governorship elections.
Vote for those who believe in you, Fayose declares
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has charged the youths to vote for only those who share in their beliefs, aspirations and concerns.
Outcry against INEC’s move to create new voting point settlement
OppositionN political parties are spoil for a showdown with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over plans by the body to create what it described as new ‘voting point settlements,’ ahead of the 2019 general elections.In similar vein, some socio-cultural organisations ..
How Nigerians hastened my declaration - Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has clarified his Monday’s declaration of intention to run for another term in office on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
INEC urges EFCC to trace, track funding sources for political parties
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmud Yakubu, has charged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to trace and track sources of funding for political parties.
No shift in dates for 2019 elections, says INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decided that henceforth, the presidential and National Assembly elections will hold on the third Saturday...
INECNEWS.com… reporting electoral umpire in style
The innovation is the first of its kind among public institutions in Nigeria, although interactive websites and hard copies of occasional newsletters are a common feature among government agencies.
INEC inaugurates committee on electronic voting
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated a 20-member Inter-Agency Technical Committee to evaluate requirements for the successful deployment of indigenously developed e-voting solution by the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).
Don’t rely on INEC for victory, Yakubu tells politicians
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmud Yakubu, yesterday enjoined political office seekers to count on the electorate rather than relying on the agency for victory.
Nigeria’s multi-party system and Lilliputian platforms
During last year’s second quarterly consultative meeting with chairmen and secretaries of registered political parties in Nigeria, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmud Yakubu disclosed that the commission had received 32 ....
Controversy as INEC updates voters register
An assessment of the preparedness of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve its ratings in conducting credible elections in Nigeria has been on the spotlight since April 27 when the umpire commenced the Continuous Voters Registration...