Nigeria’s Civil Society Situation Room has insisted on the establishment of a National Electoral Offences Commission to prosecute electoral offenders and curb menace of vote-buying in elections.
20 Sep 2020
The highly-anticipated rematch between old foes, Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress
16 Nov 2019
As the people of Kogi State go to the poll today to elect a new governor that will pilot their affairs for the next four years, observers monitoring the election have raised concerns over vote-buying, intimidation, and violence.
15 Nov 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it is set to monitor Saturday’s governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi for vote buying and selling.
13 Oct 2019
Ekiti State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Asuquo Amba, has warned the political class against thuggery and vote buying, as such acts are capable of truncating smooth conduct of the December 7, 2019 Local Council Election.
28 Aug 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the Federal Government against engaging in vote buying in Bayelsa and Kogi states, as the gubernatorial elections draw nearer.
11 Apr 2019
It is sad, very sad, that elections in Nigeria have always meant there would be more work for grave diggers!.Many get killed during elections, owing to no fault of theirs.
12 Mar 2019
When the smoke has cleared, and the tears have dried, and the dead have been buried and INEC is finally confident enough in the results it announced to post them on its website, the irresistible conclusion will be that these just-concluded general elections have been a step backwards for democracy in Nigeria. And unlike the…
10 Mar 2019
India's national election is the biggest democratic undertaking on Earth, with hundreds of millions of voters from the Himalayas to the tropics casting their ballot in the world's second-most populous country. Pulling off a vote of this size is no mean feat. Here are some of the bewildering numbers behind polls of this scale from…
10 Mar 2019
**Nigerians Advocate For Electronic Voting **No Money No Voting, says voters Even with the presence of the Nigerian police, enough INEC ad hoc members yesterday, The Guardian can confirm that there were multiple voting in some of the poling units visited. The Guardian discovered that the youths troupe out at about 12:45 after meeting with…
4 Mar 2019
Edo State Directorate of the National Orientation Agency (NOA) yesterday cautioned residents against vote buying by politicians.
25 Feb 2019
While the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) readies itself for the release of authentic results from the presidential and National Assembly election held last weekend, it is apparent that the much-talked about 2019 election exposed the fact of elite disconnect from the society and determination of voters to enjoy the freedoms of democracy. Right…
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Ugochukwu Ogbonnaya Oduenyi is one Nigerian player who has gone round the mill in search of greener pastures and his latest adventure to Serbian club FK Javor-Matis Ivanjica, a club he joined on January 17, will see Oduenyi leading the attacking line of the second division side. The 25-year-old striker decided early on in life…
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Kevin Olu, a Senior Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that his principal has taken Delta state to new heights of development in all sectors and indices for measuring human and societal strides. Olu, who has been in the corridors of power for over eight years now and has closely worked with other…
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A passenger bus driver lost his life on Sunday evening when a truck fell on the bus at Toll Gate on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.