Nigeria: General Elections 2019

Time until Saturday, 16 February 2019, 08:00:00 (Lagos time)

The Media

PRESS STATEMENT: INEC, Security agencies assure Nigerians of safety for EDO

From the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Nigeria Police came solid assurances on Tuesday, that adequate logistic and security arrangements have been put in place for prospective voters to exercise their civic duties on September 10, when the Edo state governorship election is scheduled to hold. At the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election […]

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Inconclusive Elections: Setting the records straight

                                           

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ANY NATION THAT DOES NOT PUNISH VIOLATORS IS DOOMED

Any nation that does not punish violators is doomed”. This refrain was the thread that ran through the interactions between the INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu and Media Executives as he visited the offices of four national newspapers, namely: The Tribune, Punch, Nation and Guardian on Thursday and Friday last week.   Professor Yakubu who […]

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INEC MAY CONCLUDE SUSPENDED RIVERS FEDERAL AND STATE CONSTITUENCY ELECTIONS IN OCTOBER

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is determined to conclude the suspended Federal and State Constituency elections in Rivers State in October this year.   The National Commissioner in charge of Electoral Operations, Hajiya Amina Bala Zakari, expressed the Commission’s resolve when she addressed Stakeholders in Port Harcourt last week Thursday. She called on Stakeholders, […]

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ACCREDITED OBSERVER GROUPS FOR EDO STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission has approved forty one (41) Observer groups to participate in the forth coming Edo State Governorship Election scheduled for 10th September, 2016. This is sequel to the initial applications as contained in the completed Form EPMC 01 and assessed by the Commission.  The approved groups are as follows;   S/NO […]

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CANDIDATES FOR EDO STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION, 2016

NINETEEN POLITICAL PARTIES FIELD CANDIDATES FOR EDO GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released the final list of candidates for the Edo Governorship election scheduled for Saturday, 10th September 2016.    In a document signed and issued by the Secretary to the Commission, Mrs. Augusta C. Ogakwu, nineteen (19) Political Parties […]

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IPAC GETS NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Inter-party Advisory Committee (IPAC), the umbrella body of registered Political Parties in Nigeria, yesterday, Tuesday, 2ndAugust, 2016, held an election which ushered in the National Chairman of Accord Party, Hon. Muhammed Lawal Nalado, as Chairman. He will stir the affairs of the Committee for the next one year.   The election which held at […]

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