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Describe This Video Of INEC’s Chairman Postponing The Election In One Word

INEC chairman, Professor Mahmmod Yakubu,  has announced the postponement of  the 2019 general election today February 15th via a press conference at the commission’s headquarter, Abuja. Professor Yakubu while addressing journalists revealed that the Presidential and National Assembly elections which  were earlier scheduled to hold on February 16  have been postponed to 23rd of February  […]

2019 Elections: PDP Explodes Over INEC Shift In Dates

2019 Elections: PDP Explodes Over INEC Shift In Dates

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has said that shoddy arrangement for general election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, was a deliberate pre-determined agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari to cling on to power even when its obvious to him that Nigerians want him out. Secondus, in a statement […]

Fayose Reacts As INEC Postpones Presidential Election

Fayose Reacts As INEC Postpones Presidential Election

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to the postponement of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Addressing a press conference on Saturday in Abuja, INEC, Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu said the presidential election was shifted to February 23 while the governorship was rescheduled for March 9. […]

Situation Room Tells INEC, Political Parties Next Action

Situation Room Tells INEC, Political Parties Next Action

Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has condemned the the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressing reporters at the press centre of the commission’s headquarters in Abuja on Saturday said that the polls would not go on as planned due […]

Atiku Begs Nigerians, Says INEC, Buhari Govt Should Be Blamed For Postponement Of Presidential Election

Atiku Begs Nigerians, Says INEC, Buhari Govt Should Be Blamed For Postponement Of Presidential Election

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) decision to postpone the Presidential/National Assembly and Gubernatorial/House of Assembly Elections. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, addressing reporters at the press centre of the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the nation’s Capital, said that the polls would not go […]

INEC Postpones Nigeria’s General Election To February 23rd

INEC Postpones Nigeria’s General Election To February 23rd

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed to February 23rd, the General election earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier scheduled for today, 16th February, 2019, was no longer feasible. According to him,“Following a careful […]

INEC Extends PVC Collection Deadline

INEC Extends PVC Collection Deadline

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has extended deadline for Permanent voters cards (PVC) collection across the country. Collection of PVC was scheduled to end today, however the electoral body has extended it to Monday, February 11. Chairman of INEC, Mahmoud Yakubu who spoke at the opening of a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC) […]

Atiku Warns INEC Against Rigging

Atiku Warns INEC Against Rigging

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies against interfering in the conduct of February 16 and March 2 general elections, as any attempt will be strongly resisted. The presidential candidate handed down the warning at a PDP campaign rally held on Wednesday […]

Davido finally reacts after INEC declared APC’s Gboyega Oyetola winner of Osun governorship election

Davido finally reacts after INEC declared APC's Gboyega Oyetola winner of Osun governorship election

Last Thursday, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared Gboyega Oyetola of the APC as the winner of the governorship election in Osun State. Oyetola polled a total of 255,505 votes after the collation of the results of the supplementary election in seven polling units across four local governments, while PDP’s Ademola Adeleke polled a […]