INEC promises free, fair, credible by-election in Kwara
INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami has assured the people of Patigi Local Government that the commission would conduct free
Screen your candidates thoroughly, INEC advises parties
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged political parties to ensure that credentials of candidates vying for political offices under their platform were diligently screened before presenting such candidates to the Commission.
Kogi, Bayelsa elections: INEC will transmit results manually – Yakubu
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it will transmit all results manually during the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections on Nov.16. INEC’s Chairman, Prof.Mahmood Yakubu said this on Thursday at the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room Dialogue Session with Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC) of Kogi and Bayelsa states in Abuja.
EFCC’s intervention gave credibility to 2019 elections, says INEC
INEC on Monday said the intervention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) gave credibility to the 2019 general elections.
INEC explains reasons for post 2019 polls self-appraisal
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed readiness and need for it embarking on self-appraisal of the 2019 general elections, noting that it would guide it in conducting future polls. At the end of a retreat on “Review of the 2019 General Elections”, National Commissioner in charge of Abia, Ebonyi and Imo State, Okey…
INEC in Ebonyi reviews 2019 general elections
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Ebonyi has commenced a state level post election review workshop of activities during the 2019 general elections. The one-day workshop which was held at the state Headquarters of the commission in Abakaliki on Monday, had key INEC staff, ad-hoc staff and other key stakeholders in attendance. Prof. Okechukwu Ibeano,…
PDP alleges INEC wants Rivers guber polls cancelled
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of conspiracy, alleging that the electoral umpire had refused to assign the defence of Rivers State governorship election to any of its counsel in a bid to get the results cancelled. The African Action Congress (AAC) candidate, Biokpomabo Awara, who came second…
Why we can’t challenge Ihedioha’s declaration - Imo APC chairman
The State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo State, Daniel Nwafor has said that the party has no reason to challenge the declaration of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Emeka Ihedioha as governor elect of the state. He said the party did not participate in the guber election, having expelled its…
INEC holds supplementary guber election in Adamawa tomorrow
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is holding the supplementary governorship election in Adamawa State tomorrow, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Kassim Geidam, has confirmed...
Supplementary Polls: INEC promises to be fair in Plateau
Ahead of the governorship supplementary elections scheduled for March 23, INEC has assured critical stakeholders in Plateau that it would conduct a free, fair and credible election in the affected areas. Mallam Halilu Pai, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), in the state, gave the assurance at a meeting with leaders of various political parties and…