NASENI invents alternative to voter’s card reader 

The card reader may soon become anachronistic with plans by NASENI The card reader used in Nigerian elections to screen voters may soon be consigned to the dustbin of history,  according to the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI). The Executive Vice Chairman/CEO of the NASENI,  Dr. Mohammed Sani Haruna, today presented an alternative […]

Why I joined APC–Ojukwu

Emeka Ojukwu Jnr By Emmanuel Mogbede Mr Emeka Ojukwu, son of late Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, has said that he joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure that the South-East occupied its rightful place in the national governance. He stated this on Wednesday in Abuja after he was formally welcomed into APC by its National Chairman, […]

Bode George, Makarfi bicker, trade accusations

Olabode George wants Makarfi out of as Chairman of PDP Caretaker Committee The leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is deepening as supporters of Chief Bode George call for resignation of Chairman of the party’s National Caretaker Committee, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi. The Campaign Organisation to Bode George, one of the PDP National Chairmanship […]

‘Dubban ‘yan jam’iyar APC sun cika da buri’

Image captionHotonan makaraban gwamnatin Nigeria Dubun-dubatar magoya bayan jam`iyyar APC mai mulki a Nigeria na ci gaba da zaman jiran-tsammani. Wannan ya biyo bayan ikirarin da shugaban kasar ya yi na kara yawan ministoci da nade-naden wasu mukamai ta yadda ‘yan jam’iyyar za su ji ana damawa da su. Abin tambaya shi ne ko gaggauta […]

ANAMBRA DECIDES: Obiano leads governorship race

APGA governorship candidate in Anambra State, Willie Obiano, being screened at Eri Primary School Polling unit 004 in Aguleri, during the Governorship Election yesterday   Nwoye, Obaze Trail Behind   Voters Shun IPOB’s Call For Boycott   Election Adjudged Peaceful With Massive Turnout   The ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA)  took an early lead in […]

INEC monitors collation of results in Anambra guber election

APC candidate Tony Nwoye votes Governor Obiano being screened at the polling station Candidates of the major political parties voted in their various wards on Saturday as INEC gave assurance it would remain vigilant in collation of results. INEC said at the end of the voting, it would remain watchful until the announcement of the […]

Thugs beat electoral officers, disrupt PDP primaries

PDP primaries distrupted in Plateau. Thugs disrupted the primary elections organised by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to decide its chairmanship candidate for Kanke, in the Feb. 18 local government elections in Plateau. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the thugs, who invaded the Kwall Stadium, venue of the election, beat up members […]

Election Results From Anambra Gubernatorial Election

POLLING UNITS RESULTS COLLATED INEC Results Unit 008 Ward 1 Onitsha North APGA 23 PDP 19 APC 4 Polling unit 18 Nanka ward 1 Orumba north Lp 1 ADP 1 APC 40 PDP 17 APGA 81 Ppa 3 Upp 1 INEC Results Unit  013 Ward 1 Onitsha North APGA 96 PDP 35 APC 34 INEC […]

INEC, security agencies’ synergy may affect Anambra poll credibility

An election observer group, Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth & Advancement (YIAGA), has expressed worry over the corporation existing between the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the security agencies ahead of the Saturday governorship election in Anambra state. Addressing newsmen in Awka, the Executive Director of the group, Samson Itodo, said lack of cordial […]

Micro zoning of PDP offices undemocratic – Mustapha

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Abubakar Mustapha has said micro-zoning of party offices ahead of the December 9 convention  is undemocratic. Mustapha who is contesting the office of national secretary told newsmen  in Abuja, shortly after submitting his expression of interest and nomination forms that there was no need for micro-zoning […]