Sunday, 24th October 2021
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4 hours ago
With a 12-day ultimatum handed the Federal Government by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for the “unconditional release” of their leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, failure of which the November 6...
2 days ago
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has urged the National Assembly to empower the electoral umpire to determine and deploy appropriate technology
18 Oct
Prof. AbdulGaniyu Raji, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Osun, has assured the people of the state that the July 16, 2022 Governorship Election will be free, fair and credible.
17 Oct
Now that the battle for electronic transfer of election results has been fought lost and won, I have a dream that political recruitment process in Nigeria will henceforth produce leaders...
15 Oct
Former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Nigeria, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has said an overhaul of the electoral system in ECOWAS Member States is critical in achieving credible, free and fair elections in the West Africa.
14 Oct
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, backed calls for electronic transmission of election results in the country. Speaking to newsmen in Abuja, he commended the National Assembly’s decision to reverse its earlier ...
13 Oct
The Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu is full of optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will endorse electronic transmission of poll results. Okechukwu, who is a foundation member of the All Progressive Congress (APC), explained that his position was based on President Buhari's pledge to bequeath Nigerians with credible electoral system, where…
13 Oct
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has thrown its weight behind the decision by the Senate to empower the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to determine the mode of transmission of election results. The Senate also adopted the use of the direct primary mode to select candidates vying for various elective positions. APC in a statement…
13 Oct
The Senate, yesterday, bowed to outrage and outright rejection of the 2021 Amended Electoral Act by Nigerians earlier in July as they upturned their position against electronic transmission...
13 Oct
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has commended the National Assembly for its decision to allow the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to determine the use of electronic voting
13 Oct
Founder and leader of Living Christ Mission World Wide, Reverend Daddy Hezekiah, has urged the Anambra State electorate to reject any form of gratifications from politicians
Nigeria Senate
12 Oct
Nigerian Senate on Tuesday bowed to public pressure and adopted the stance of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to transmit election results electronically. The Senate's adoption of electronic transmission of election results came after months of outrage and outright rejection that followed the passage of the 2021 Amended Electoral act earlier in July by Nigerians.…


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“It is only when they go wrong that machines remind you how powerful they are.” -  Clive James “There is money in tech”. This is by far the major motivation these days. Anyone giving it a go at the tech industry is majorly doing so because of the money that can be made. This is…
43 mins ago
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said Sunday that an explosion in the capital Kampala that killed one person and injured five was "a terrorist act" and vowed to hunt down those responsible.
51 mins ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday told his foreign minister to expel the ambassadors of 10 countries, including Germany and the United States...
58 mins ago
The Federal Government and some Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have decried increasing cases of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) against women and girls in spite of the domestication of extant laws in the country. They also expressed concern over harmful traditional practices against women and girls when there are laws against such practices. These stakeholders…
1 hour ago
The Nigeria National Polio Plus Committee (NNPPC) has advised Nigerian parents to continue to get their children immunised against polio despite the fact that the country was certified polio-free by the WHO in 2020.