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Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

4 Aug
Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has reiterated the agency’s neutrality as the 2023 general elections approach, stating that it had no preferred candidate or political party.
16 Jul
As the electorate in Osun State file out today to elect a new governor, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has urged its officials, ad-hoc and regular staff to resist unethical behaviour during the exercise.
13 Jul
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, said that the Osun State governorship election would be transparent, free, fair and conclusive.
10 Jul
As Nigerians gear up for the 2023 General elections, it is becoming apparent that the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is on trial in the court of public opinion.
16 Jun
Eleven out of the 16 governorship candidates participating in the June 18, 2022 Ekiti State election, yesterday, signed a peace accord, pledging to maintain peace before, during and after the polls.
18 May
With the presidential, governorship and National Assembly primaries of both the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) close by, the intense intrigues and political maneuverings by the parties have pushed the opposition PDP away from the Eagle Square to the MKO Abiola Stadium on the outskirts of the Abuja City Centre.
13 May
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, announced it might move sensitive materials from the Central Bank of Nigeria to another location.
12 May
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 7.3 million registrants are yet to complete their registration in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR).
11 May
The 18 registered political parties, under the aegis of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), have appealed to Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to extend deadline for conduct of primary elections.
23 Apr
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has asked political parties to submit copies of their membership register to the commission before their primary elections.
23 Mar
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has reviewed its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for better welfare package and enhanced security for corps members and officials during elections.
9 Feb
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned political parties to shun vote buying during Saturday’s area council election in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) or face the full weight of the law.


Some repentant Boko-Haram members were on Saturday engaged in sanitation of maiduguri as part of measures preparing them for reintegration.
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The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
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Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
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Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
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Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…