13 parties adopt late Audu’s widow for Kogi Governorship Poll

Thirteen political parties have adopted Prof. Aisha Audu of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) as their sole candidate for the Nov. 16, Kogi Governorship...
FG condemns attacks on UN peace keepers in Mali

Insufficient fund hampering foreign ministry’s performance – Onyeama

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Godfrey Onyeama says lack of adequate funding is hampering the ministry efforts to deliver on its mandate. Onyeama made...
Ramadan: PDP urges Nigerians to pray for national unity, peace, stability

Onitsha Inferno: PDP condoles victims

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condoled with the victims of Wednesday petrol tanker fire in Onitsha, Anambra. The party, in a statement issued by...
Elections: Party agents commend INEC for early arrival at polling units

Bayelsa guber: INEC tasks media on fair reportage

The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC), on Thursday, appealed to the media to ensure fair reportage of the Bayelsa gubernatorial election scheduled for Nov....
APC welcomes APGA defector lawmaker, eyes Anambra Govt. House in 2021

Kebbi LG Poll: APC submits 246 candidates to KESIEC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi, on Thursday submitted final list of its chairmanship and councillorship candidates for the local government councils election...
Edo Govt. will provide N100m facility for 40 entrepreneurs – Obaseki

Oshiomhole-Obaseki feud: Ex-governorship aspirant sues for peace

A former Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Blessing Agbomhere, has called for an end to political hostility...
Cost of elections operations, logistics, enormous — INEC

Bayelsa poll: Don’t shortchange ad hoc staff, INEC warns electoral officers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised its Electoral Officers in Bayelsa to be transparent in the payment of entitlements to ad hoc...
PDP headquarters intervenes in Plateau chapter’s crisis

PDP makes case for suspended Edo APC council chairmen

The PDP has criticized Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo for removing four council chairmen, elected on the platform of the APC from office. It was...
Reviews on 2019 poll have been positive - INEC Chairman

Low women representation in governance, leadership worrisome, says INEC boss

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has described as worrisome the low representation of women in governance and leadership in...

Osun, Oyo State Assemblies to meet on LAUTECH ownership crisis

The Osun House of Assembly and its Oyo State counterpart, are now set to resolve the ownership crisis rocking the jointly-owned Ladoke Akintola University...