Emir of Kano tasks elected leaders on good governance
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II , on Wednesday called on elected leaders to have fear of God in the discharge of their duties.
Man, 23, shot dead over alleged ballot box snatching
The Plateau State Police Command on Saturday confirmed the killing of a 23-year-old man during the governorship and house of assembly elections in Jos, identified simply as Salim.
6 feared killed as violence mars elections in Rivers
Outbreak of violence has left at least six persons dead and low turnout marred the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers State.
Tambuwal commends INEC for improved performance
Speaker Aminu Tambuwal and APC gubernatorial candidate for Sokoto State, on Saturday commended the INEC for improved performance in the gubernatorial and state assembly elections.
Video: Jide Obanikoro involved in an altercation at collation centre
Jide Obanikoro , the son of the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Musiliu Obanikoro was on Saturday involved in a ahouting match with men of the Nigeria police who were securing a collation centre for his constituency on Lagos Island.
Court clears Ambode for Lagos Governorship Elections
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has dismissed a suit seeking to stop the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos, Akinwunmi Ambode, from contesting the April 11 poll. The presiding judge, Justice Mohammed Yunusa declared that the plaintiffs had no locus standi to institute the legal action. The judge also held…
NUJ urges media to desist from announcing unauthorised election results
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Sunday advised all media houses in the country to desist from announcing election results not released by INEC.