Saturday, 29th January 2022
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20 Dec
INEC presented a budget of N305 billion for the 2023 general elections to the National Assembly on Monday in Abuja.
19 Dec
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.
19 Dec
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.
16 Dec
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.
16 Dec
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.
14 Dec
Worried by the litany of corruption cases against Nigeria’s political elite, renowned Nigerian academic and former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission
12 Dec
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.
10 Dec
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).
9 Dec
A former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, yesterday, warned against Nigeria’s lackadaisical approach to insecurity.
9 Dec
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.
7 Dec
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.
7 Dec
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.


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Thousands of flights in the United States were canceled Saturday as parts of the East Coast braced for a shellacking by a powerful winter storm packing heavy snow and high winds.
21 mins ago
The Senator representing Imo South Senatorial District, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, says the fact that Nigeria is passing through a difficult moment does not mean that the nation is finished.
27 mins ago
Ahead of the 2022 World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) Day, the Federal Government says it is reviewing existing studies, campaigns, WASH, and NTDs analysis in the country.
1 hour ago
Canada said five members of its Winter Olympics delegation in Beijing have tested positive for Covid-19. The winter sports powerhouse has not said whether those concerned
1 hour ago
With Russian troops massed on Ukraine's border, US-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is trying to break through a "wall of Russian propaganda", its director for Europe told AFP.