Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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17 Nov
Plateau State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) officials. The confirmation was contained in a resolution of the House at its executive session on November 15, 2021...
12 Oct
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has sworn in the 17 local government chairmen and 325 councilliors who were elected on Saturday.
10 Oct
The PDP has described Saturday’s local government elections in Plateau as appointments and rape of democracy.
17 Sep
The Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) has begun the recruitment of 8,500 ad-hoc staff for the Oct.9 local government elections.
9 Jul
Plateau State House of Assembly has directed the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) to allow the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) participate in the October 9, 2021 local council election.
27 Jun
The Secretary, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Caretaker Committee in Plateau State, Patrick Ogbu, has frowned at the refusal of Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) to supervise its primaries.
20 Sep 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has gone to court to stop the proposed council elections fixed for October 10, 2018 by the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC).
27 Feb 2018
The excuse of unfavourable security reports given by the state government for the sudden postponement of a scheduled local council election after huge preparations and expectations, is not going down well with opposition elements in Plateau who alleged that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was only afraid of defeat. An uneasy calm is pervading…
6 Feb 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday kicked against the postponement of council poll in Plateau State.
28 Sep 2017
The PLASIEC Chairman, Fabian Ntung, gave the notice in an advertorial. According to him, the commission fixed the election in pursuant to and in compliance with Part IV, Sections 16 (1) and 22 (1) of the LASIEC law of August 2017.
23 Jan 2017
Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC) has said that it is working round the clock to ensure a hitch-free and credible election in the forthcoming local government election.
29 Dec 2016
Some citizens of Plateau State have criticised the lopsided and biased appointments made so far by the State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong. Referring to the recent constitution of the Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission....


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