66,725 voters to participate in Plateau by-election – INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 66,725 voters will be participating in the by-election into the Pengana Constituency of Bassa Local Government Area in Plateau House of Assembly.
Odd victory, reverse history in Kwara by-election
It was an election billed to end in bitter-sweet experience. The outcome of November 17 bye-election in Kwara State may have come and gone, but it has left a code of reverse history and odd victory.
Rivers’ violent by-election as bellwether for 2019 poll
Against the background of the wanton violence that characterised the Port Harcourt local government council constituency111 (PHLAGA)-seat by-election in Rivers State, observers have expressed the possibility that the entire episode could be a bellwether for the 2019 polls. The liberty with which armed political thugs brandishing guns, bottles and other deadly weapons stormed several polling…
Accord Party faults Kogi by-election result
Kogi chapter of the Accord Party on Monday dissociated itself from the August 11, Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency by-election alleging that the result did not reflect the votes cast during the election. Alhaji Alhassan Adakeke, Chairman of the party in the state, disclosed this in Lokoja at the inauguration of Ward and Local Government executive members…
Two killed as violence, vote buying trail Kogi by-election
Two persons lost his life at a polling unit in Lokoja, yesterday, after attempting to disrupt the process by snatching the ballot box at the unit during the Lokoja-Kogi bye-election.
Oyo speaker’s death: INEC holds bye-election on June 2
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will conduct a by-election for the vacant seat of Ibarapa East State Constituency of Oyo State on June 2. Mr Mutiu Agboke, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Oyo State, made this known on Tuesday in a chat with newsmen in Ibadan. Agboke said the by-election was…
Lagos by-election: APC wins in Dopemu
The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mrs Rasheedat Adekunle, on Saturday emerged winner of the council by-election for Ward B(Dopemu) in Agege Local Government Area of Lagos State. Adekunle emerged winner after polling 980 votes to defeat MrAbdul- Rasheed Lawal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who got 480 votes and Lookman Afogunlowo…
APC candidate declared winner in Oshodi-Isolo LG ward by-election
Mrs Khadijat Jimoh, the Candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogunoloko Ward B Councillorship by-election in Oshodi Isolo Local Government, Lagos State was on Saturday declared the winner of the poll. The Returning Officer, Mr Olusola Ibikunle, said that Jimoh polled 2,208 votes to defeat her opponent from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) who…