IPAC wants full engagement of youths in political activities
The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) is to send a proposal to the Ninth National Assembly compelling political parties to reserve 30 per cent of the membership of their national and state executive councils for youths to engender more participation in politics. IPAC’s National Chairman, Chief Peter Ameh, at a roundtable dialogue on youth and politics…
IPAC, CNPP say 17 parties didn’t adopt Audu’s son for Kogi gubernatorial poll
Inter-party Advisory Council (IPAC) and Conference of Nigerian Political parties (CNPP) Kogi State have dismissed Mustapha Audu’s claim that 17 political parties adopted him for the November governorship election, saying it is a fraud and open deceit.
IPAC urges Buhari to shun losers of Rivers’ guber polls
The Rivers State chapter of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has informed President Muhammadu Buhari that those calling on him to intervene in the state’s gubernatorial election are enemies of peace, who lost the election. IPAC therefore urged the president to ignore the calls by pro-All Progressives Congress (APC) elders, just as it accused APC of attempting to…
INEC regrets election irregularities in Imo, pledges to make amends
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo, Prof. Francis Ezeonu on Tuesday expressed regrets at the challenges and irregularities witnessed at the Feb. 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections in Imo. Ezeonu made his view known at the Imo INEC Interactive Meeting with Stakeholders in Owerri. He noted that the meeting afforded the commission an…
No more campaigns, collection of PVCs — INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says there is no more room for political campaigns or collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in spite of the postponement of elections by one week. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the disclosure while fielding questions at the Commission’s meeting with stakeholders, on Saturday in Abuja.…
IPAC urges INEC to secure distributed sensitive materials
The Inter Party Advisory Commission (IPAC) in Oyo State, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that all sensitive materials distributed before the poll was postponed are secured.
Reactions trail ex-president’s tirade on Buhari
In what could be described as collapse of espirit de corps, reactions has continued to trail former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s points of disagreement with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Reacting to the seeming war of generals, Chief Olabode George, a retired commodore in the Nigerian Navy and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has backed…
We don’t adopt candidates, insists IPAC
The umbrella body of all registered political parties in Nigeria, Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has dissociated itself from the purported adoption of the governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM), in Ogun State, Hon. Adekunle Akinlade. This reaction is coming on the heels of stories making rounds that Ogun State Chapter of IPAC on…
Parties’ chairmen in Ogun State accuse IPAC of hidden agenda
Chairmen of political parties in Ogun State have condemned the reported adoption of governorship candidate of Allied Peoples Movement (APM), Adekunle Akinlade by Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC).
2019: IPAC warns against use of public funds to buy votes
Ahead of next year’s general elections, the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has warned against the use of public funds to induce voters.