A group, Social Development Integrated Centre, has called for the abolition of State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), even as it advocated the empowerment of local councils
Kogi State House of Assembly has recommended the removal of Emmanuel Funsho as permanent member of the Kogi State Independent Electoral Commission, (SIEC), based on the findings...
26 Feb 2020
On February 6, 2020, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced the de-registration of 74 political parties. The Commission’s Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu at a media briefing held in Abuja...
7 Dec 2019
A total of 14 political parties will participate in the local government election holding today in Ekiti’ State.
4 Dec 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday boasted that it could with the Ekiti State council election slated for December 7 with any assistance from the State...
29 Oct 2019
The Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has warned that the December 7, 2019 local council election was not worth spilling the blood of anyone. The governor threatened to deal decisively with those he described as trouble-makers who might want to derail the election and not allow it to represent democracy at its very best.
3 Oct 2019
Some aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for local council chairmanship elections in Ekiti State yesterday petitioned Governor Kayode Fayemi...
20 Sep 2019
Ekiti State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has berated Governor Kayode Fayemi for appointing an allegedly dismissed Justice Jide Aladejana as Chairman of Ekiti State Independent Electoral Commission (EKSEIC)
29 Dec 2017
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose lived up to his inauguration pledge of conducting council election last Saturday but the exercise was marked by much scheming that leading opposition platform left the field for the ruling party. Although conducting elections for a two-year tenure local council administration in Ekiti State is a product of the state’s…
30 Dec 2016
Again, the knotty issue of granting administrative and financial autonomy to the 774 local councils in the polity has resonated in the renewed attempt by the National Assembly ...
30 Dec 2016
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba State has alleged bias in the composition of the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC).