Prof. Mahmud Yakubu.
INEC promises to beat 2015 election record
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured Nigerians of an improved conduct of the forthcoming general elections to beat the record of the 2015 general polls.
INEC announces new measure to check vote buying
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has introduced a new measure on ballot paper handling at polling units to check vote buying in the 2019 general elections. Its Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed this at a public hearing on ‘Vote Buying and Improving Electoral Processes in Nigeria’, conducted by the National Assembly Joint Committee on…
Abubakar cautions against violence, advises on 2019 elections
Former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has cautioned politicians against acts capable of encouraging violence as the nation prepares for the 2019 general elections. He urged them to focus on issue-based campaigns rather than embarking on hate-speeches and campaign of calumny. Abubakar, who spoke yesterday when the National Peace Committee (NPC), which he chairs,…