Situation Room kicks as INEC cancels 1,084,358 votes

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has protested against the cancellation of 1,084,358 votes across 1175 polling units in 18 States. The organisation also demanded from the Independent National Electoral Commission, an explanation to the issue of its officials who were forced to announce inaccurate results in Imo State and also take steps to ensure […]

Presidential Result: International observers laud INEC for free, fair election in Kano

The Pan African Women Project, an International Election Observer Group, has described the just concluded presidential and National Assembly elections in Kano state as free, fair and peaceful. The leader of the Group, Ms Belinda Maduna, made the remark at a post-election press conference held in Kano on Tuesday. She said the election in Kano […]

APC senatorial candidate seeks cancellation of results in A’Ibom

Mr Bassey Etim, the All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial candidate for Akwa Ibom North/East has called for the cancellation of the results of the just- concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. Etim made the call while speaking with newsmen in Uyo on Tuesday, where he alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) […]

APC wins all House of Reps seats in Niger

All Progressives Congress, APC, has won all the 10 House of Representatives seat in the Saturday Presidential and National Assembly election in Niger State. In the results released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state, Shehu Sale Slow of the APC got 39,889 votes to defeat PDP’s Garba Dukku who scored 23,747 […]

BMO to Atiku: Make that call now

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has advised the Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to call and congratulate President Muhammadu Buhari on his impending victory in the just concluded Presidential election. The group made the appeal in a statement issued by its Chairman Niyi Akinsiju, and Secretary Cassidy Madueke, on Tuesday […]

Go to court if you have issues with Dogara’s re-election, PDP tells APC

Alhaji Hamza Akuyam, the Chairman of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi State, has challenged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to go to court if the APC have issues with the re-election of Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara. Akuyam threw the challenge on Tuesday in Bauchi while reacting to Monday’s news conference by […]

Female teacher remanded over alleged sexual assault of 4-yr-old pupil

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded a 29-year-old female teacher, Adejuyigbe Moni, who allegedly sexually assaulted her four-year-old pupil by inserting her fingers in her vaginal. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Olufunke Sule-Amzat, ordered that the defendant should be kept in Kirikiri Prisons in Lagos pending the receipt of legal advice from the Lagos […]

APC blames Bindow for failure in Adamawa

Abuja and Yola based Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) , Adamawa chapter have started trading blames over the party’s lost in Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that APC lost the presidential election as well as two senatorial seats and four out of […]

Polls result : stakeholders warn political parties

Election By Ahmed Ubandoma Some stakeholders have called on political party leaders to caution their supporters against reckless celebration of election victory. The stakeholders, who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Tuesday, also urged the party leaders to ensure modest celebration to avoid loss of lives after the final declaration […]