INEC announces dates for 2023 election campaign

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced dates for the commencement of the presidential, National Assembly, governorship and state assembly campaigns by political parties. While the campaign for presidential and National Assembly elections will commence on September 28, 2022,

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Nigeria is in the process of collapsing – Jega

A former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, on Wednesday March 2, called on Nigerian workers to, as a matter of urgency, wake up and rescue the country from “a few reckless elites in control of the

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INEC arraigns Uniuyo Professor for electoral fraud

Professor Ignatius Uduk, a lecturer at University of Uyo was arraigned at Akwa Ibom State High Court 9 sitting in Uyo, the state capital on Thursday January 20, on charges bordering on electoral fraud. Prof. Uduk who was engaged by

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No election timetable for 2023 election until electoral bill is signed into law – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it won’t be releasing a timetable for 2023 General elections until the Electoral Act amendment bill is signed into law. This was disclosed by the commission’s chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, at the

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Nigeria should go to the next election with a new law – Former INEC Chairman, Attahiru Jega

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega has said that the next election should be conducted with a new law. Speaking at a Citizens’ Townhall meeting on the Electoral Bill, 2021, organised by YIAGA Africa

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Insecurity may prevent 2023 polls from holding – Jega warns

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega has warned that the increased insecurity witnessed across the country might stop the 2023 general elections from holding. Delivering a keynote address at the fourth Abiola Ajimobi annual roundtable

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Update: INEC reschedule voting in Ihiala local government area

The supplementary election scheduled to hold in Ihiala local government in Anambra state has been rescheduled to hold from 10am to 4pm on Tuesday, November 9. The election had earlier been slated to hold from 8.30am to 2pm. INEC had

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INEC suspends declaration of Anambra Governorship election result

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the collation of results for the Anambra State governorship election and also suspended the declaration of the result of the election. INEC’s Chief Returning Officer for the election, Professor Florence Obi, announced

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INEC releases final list of candidates for Anambra governorship election

A final list of candidates for the Anambra Governorship election has been released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye who made the announcement on Thursday October 7, said

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PDP Governors insist on electronic transmission of results

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have called on the national assembly to approve the electronic transmission of election results. PDP Governors who released a ten-point -communique at the end of its meeting in Bauchi, the

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