Voters cast their ballots at RA 01, PU 005, Demonstration Primary School, Gwagwalada Central. PHOTO: TWITTER/INEC NIGERIA

Vote competence not party, ADC candidate advises voters

The governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Akwa Ibom State, Ezekiel Nya-Etok, has said the country is in a situation where people should look beyond
2 years ago
[FILES] Kano. Photo/facebook/drabdullahiumargandujeofr/

INEC gets 77,255 new voters in Kano

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that only 77,255 of the 128,628 voters registered ahead of the 2023 general elections are eligible to vote.
2 years ago
[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; FACBOOK/INECNIGERIA

On INEC preparation, voter registration

The country’s general election will take place next year. But the quest of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to increase the pool of registered voters nationwide
2 years ago
Head of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmood Yakubu looks ahead of next November 6 governorship election in Akwa, Anambra State in southeast Nigeria, on November 3, 2021. - Nigeria's southeast Anambra state holds elections for local governor's office on NOvember 6, 2021 in a ballot being widely watched as barometer for the country's 2023 presidential vote. More than 30,300 police have been dispatched to secure the state where separatist tensions have been on the rise and the vote will test electoral authorities abilities to organise a ballot in difficult circumstances. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

Preventing voters from scrutinising aspirants undemocratic, say SAN, don

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Dipo Olasope, and a Senior Lecturer at the Political Science Department, University of Ibadan, Dr. Stephen Lafenwa, have chided
2 years ago