Court fails to hear Oshiomhole’s appeal

Appeal Court sitting in Abuja has called off the hearing in the appeal by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole on his suspension by the Federal High Court. The Appeal Court had, last week sent notices of hearing to parties got to court on Monday …

Wonderful: Results of general elections missing – INEC reveals

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has raised fears that the results and data of the 1999 and 2003 general elections were missing. The commission’s National Commissioner on Election and Party Monitoring, Prof. Anthonia Okosi-Simbina made this known on Thursday. Prof. Okosi-Simbina, a former member of the Nigeria Institute of …

Rerun Election: INEC distributes sensitive materials on bare floor, staff use torchlight (SEE PHOTO)

Nigeria’s electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Saturday, distributed election materials on a bare floor. According to Daily Post, the re-run elections are underway in 28 Federal and State Constituencies in 11 states of the country. The states are Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bauchi, Benue, Cross River, Imo, …

Removal of National Chairman: High Court makes decision

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, in Jabi, on Thursday declined the Ex-Parte Application filed by the National Vice Chairman, North East of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Mustapha Salihu, a factional Chairman of the APC in Edo state, Anselm Ojezua and others, seeking to remove the …

Just In: Supreme Court confirms Ganduje’s election

The Supreme Court on Monday confirmed the election of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state and member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. This was after it dismissed the appeal and cross-appeal instituted by Alhaji Abba Kabiru Yusuf, gubernational candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Delivering the …

Breaking: Supreme court affirms Tambuwal as Sokoto governor

The Supreme court has affirmed that incumbent Governor Aminu Tambuwal was duly elected in the governorship election conducted on March 9, 2019. It, therefore, struck out the appeal brought by Ahmed Aliyu of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, challenging the said election. Delivering the judgment, Justice Abba Aji affirmed …

Sokoto: INEC gives update on Sokoto rerun election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has pledge to collaborate with Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other agencies to ensure transparency in the conduct of rerun elections in Sokoto. The state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Abubakar Sadiq, stated this on Thursday at a stakeholders meeting preparatory to …