We want election, Kwara Polytechnic students insist
Students of Kwara State Polytechnic (KP) have decried the activities of the Directorate of Students Services (DSS), which recently appointed and imposed a caretaker government on them.
Why Nigeria must embrace e-voting, by ex-minister
Former Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Turner Isoun, has warned that violence during election period may persist if the nation refuses to deploy electronic voting (e-voting).
Expert attributes inflation rise to border closure, election
Economic expert has attributed the rise in headline inflation in the month of October, to Nigeria’s recent border closure and post-election fall-outs
Hate speech bill will catch up with politicians
The chaos, anarchy, and brigandage that characterized last weekend’s (November 16, 2019) governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states show the futility of legislating on hate speech or whatever name it is called.
ICPC operatives to monitor Bayelsa, Kogi elections
Operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have concluded plans to monitor today’s governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states with a view to preventing vote buying and other corrupt practices.
Group tasks INEC, others on credible poll in Kogi
Conscience Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR) has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to live up to its constitutional responsibilities by creating a level-playing ground for all stakeholders in the Kogi State governorship election holding today.
Persons with disabilities seek special protection from security agencies
Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to implement the Disability Act by ensuring that all barriers that hinder persons with disabilities from participating in elections are removed.
Bayelsa Poll: Appeal court orders INEC to maintain status quo
The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, on Friday has granted an exparte order of injunction restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from disqualifying the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa elections.
Bolivia's election turmoil: a timeline
Following the dramatic resignation of president Evo Morales, now in Mexico where he has been granted political asylum, here is a recap of turmoil in Bolivia, stemming from a disputed October 20 election.