Do not abandon PDP, Dickson urges Bayelsa people on November 16 polls
Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has urged the people of Bayelsa to keep faith with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as they go to the polls on Nov. 16 to elect his successor.
Appeal court upholds Sanwo-Olu’s election
The Court of Appeal in Lagos, yesterday, dismissed an appeal filed by the Labour Party (LP), challenging the judgment of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which affirmed the election of Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu as Lagos State governor.
Anambra: Obiano, Bianca Ojukwu and 2021 governorship
The former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain and wife of Eze Igbo Gburugburu, the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu is not new to controversy. She is also not cowed by circumstances that could make her not to speak her mind the way it matters to her.
Police plan to deploy 32,000 personnel for Bayelsa guber election
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, yesterday said the Force would deploy no fewer than 32,000 officers for election duty during the Bayelsa gubernatorial poll fixed for November 16, 2019.
‘Why zoning the governorship remains impossible in Anambra State’
His Royal Highness, Igwe Chijioke Nwankwo, Osuofia II of Nawfia, is the traditional ruler of Nawfia Kingdom in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State. In this interview with LEO SOBECHI, the Igwe talks about the contentious issue of zoning the 2021 governorship seat in the state.
Vote for APC in Bayelsa – Lokpobiri urges electorate
Mr Heineken Lokpobiri, one of the aspirants who took part in the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa has urged electorate to vote for the party in the Nov. 16 election.
‘Obaseki holds the key to peace in Edo State’
Mr. Abdul Oroh is a former member of the House of Representatives and erstwhile Commissioner for Agriculture in Edo State. He told Leo Sobechi and Olawunmi Ojo that Governor Godwin Obaseki holds the key to the return of peace to the state...
Bolivia election audit chief makes surprise resignation
The head of an international body auditing Bolivia's disputed election results resigned unexpectedly on Friday, casting further uncertainty over a vote that sparked deadly riots and delivered President Evo Morales a fourth term.
How a petitioner can question lawfulness of votes cast at the polls/election result
Fijabi & Anor v. INEC & ors (2019) LPELR-48660 (CA) In the Court of Appeal In the Ibadan Judicial Division Holden at Ibadan ON MONDAY, 14TH OCTOBER, 2019 Suit No: CA/IB/EPT/OY/REP/11/2019 Before Their Lordships JIMI OLUKAYODE BADA, JCA NONYEREM OKORONKWO, JCA FOLASADE AYODEJI OJO, JCA Between 1. HON. SAHEED AKINADE FIJABI 2. ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS…