INEC presented a budget of N305 billion for the 2023 general elections to the National Assembly on Monday in Abuja.
As the constitutional window closes today for President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent to the 2021 Electoral Act Amendment Bill, dark clouds have continued to hover around the possibility of a credible and smooth 2023 general elections.
With the amendment of the electoral Act that presently accommodates the electronic transmission of results, one can say that as a nation, we have made some political/electoral gains.
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, yesterday, said the undemocratic takeover of government in some West African countries had posed a great challenge to electoral umpires in the sub-region.
It was supposed, at best, to be a sabbatical or a tour of duty of a maximum of four years. Instead, it ended up in a sojourn of 18 years.
Worried by the litany of corruption cases against Nigeria’s political elite, renowned Nigerian academic and former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission
As preparations for the 2023 general election gather momentum, Ogun State is one of the South West states where the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is likely to experience improved fortunes.
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) ahead of the February 12, 2022 area council election in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
A former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, yesterday, warned against Nigeria’s lackadaisical approach to insecurity.
The PVC Support Group for Soludo has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the need to improve its facilities and services to deepen democracy and rule of law in the country.
The Nigerian Human Rights Community (NHRC) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to increase the number of polling units in the country’s rural areas to avoid voter apathy.
Candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) in the November 6, 2021 Anambra State, governorship election, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, has declared that the Nigerian electorate deserve support in their effort to make the country’s elections credible.