Tuesday, 26th September 2023
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2023 elections

19 Sep
Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State in the last general elections, Tonye Cole, spoke with MUYIWA ADEYEMI on why party decisions are no longer sacrosanct and the imperative of another review of the Electoral Act. As a major player in the last general elections, was there any collaboration or working relationship between…
11 Jul
A group, United Action Front of Civil Society, has faulted what it termed combative reaction of the President Bola Tinubu-led administration, following a report on the last general elections released by European Union Election Observation Mission (EU-EOM).
3 Jul
The Presidency has rejected verdict of the European Union on outcome of the February 25 presidential election, which saw the emergence of President Bola Tinubu as winner.
28 Jun
European Union Electoral Observer Mission (EU EOM) said shortcomings in electoral law and administration hindered smooth conduct of the 2023 general elections and damaged trust in the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).[
29 May
Beyond the fanfare that ushers in a new administration today, the yet undecided presidential electoral petitions are dark clouds hanging over on a potential new day for governance in Nigeria.
13 May
With women winning only 75 legislative seats out of the 1,459 seats up for grabs at the state and national levels in the 2023 general election, a coalition of women groups has decried the violence that induced the low turnout of voters recorded in the polls.
27 Apr
The Lagos State House of Assembly has reportedly commended the Inspector-General of Police and other members of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for excellent performance during the conduct of the 2023 general elections in the state, which ensured that the polls were hitch-free and devoid of violence.
26 Apr
The 2023 Elections has come and gone, and like a Tsunami, has thrown up so much political detritus, and fractured flotsam in its wake.
25 Apr
SIR: Successfully, Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, rode on the frustration-triggered and semi-emotional sentiments of gullible Nigerians who had seen him as a messiah - a messiah who proclaimed that he used only one wristwatch and pair of shoes. A unifier he should be, who would unite a sundered country across…
23 Apr
With about 400 petitions reportedly lodged in various tribunals by aggrieved candidates in the last general elections, the nation’s judiciary is certainly in the glare of all Nigerians and indeed the whole world.
21 Apr
The controversy over the constitutional electoral hurdle a candidate with his gaze fixed on the presidential seat at Aso Rock must clear will continue to befog political discourse until the Supreme Court makes a pronouncement. The debate has been fierce among lawyers as well as politicians.
18 Apr
The first time a set of people sat down and decided that they needed to go outside the law and constitution of the Federal Republic Nigeria to appoint a government, thus illegally, for the good people of Nigeria, it was because they had power at the Centre, they were discredited and they had lost legitimacy.


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By virtue of section 230 of the 1999 Constitution, the Supreme Court of Nigeria ought to comprise the Chief Justice of Nigeria and such other justices not exceeding 21 as may be proscribed by the Act of the National Assembly.
10 mins ago
It was a miraculous escape for three occupants of a Toyota Corolla saloon car when a 40ft container, slipped from a truck, and fell on a vehicle in Ojuelegba inward Stadium on Funsho Williams Avenue, Surulere, Lagos.
13 mins ago
The Special Forces Troops of the Joint Task Force Northwest Operation HADARIN DAJI under the command of the General officer Commanding 8 Division Nigerian Army, yesterday, rescued over 15 kidnapped victims in the North West of Zamfara State.
15 mins ago
An early morning fire, yesterday, destroyed vital documents and furniture at a section of the Supreme Court complex in the Three Arms Zone, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
21 mins ago
Minister of Works, Dave Umahi, has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s policy of building concrete roads across the nation for durability. Speaking during the inspection of a section of the ongoing dualisation project of the Calabar-Odukpani-Itu and Ikot-Ekpene Road...