Nigeria: General Elections 2019

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Imo governorship poll: INEC to hold supplementary elections in four LGs, one ward

Imo governorship poll: INEC to hold supplementary elections in four LGs, one ward

Following the April 26, 2011 governorship election in Imo State which the Returning Officer ruled inconclusive, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has scheduled supplementary election to hold in selected areas on Friday, May 6, 2011. The supplementary election will hold in four (4) Local Government Areas namely Ngor-Okpalla, Mbaitoli, Oguta and Egbema; as well as […]

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INEC urges patience on Imo governorship poll

INEC urges patience on Imo governorship poll

In view of the difficulties experienced with the April 26, 2011 governorship and state assembly election in Imo State, which made the Returning Officer to declare the election inconclusive, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has consulted with its lawyers for advice on the next line of action. The Commission is scheduled to meet tomorrow, […]

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INEC Shelves Post-Election Summit with Political Parties

INEC Shelves Post-Election Summit with Political Parties

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is compelled to postpone the two-day post-election retreat with political parties scheduled to begin today, Monday, July 4, 2011, at Tinapa Resort, Calabar. INEC called the summit, which is facilitated by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), to review the April 2011 general elections and draw […]

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JEGA RECEIVES EFCC BOSS, PLEDGES COLLABORATION

The Hon. Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, OFR, has pledged to collaborate with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the quest for free, fair and credible elections, come 2011. Professor Jega gave this assurance, when he received the Chairperson of the anti-graft Commission at the INEC headquarters […]

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THAT PUNCH ARTICLE

Editorials in journalism practice are traditionally known or appreciated as articles or commentaries authored to express the opinion of an editor, the publisher, the station or network on any issue that is considered to be of tremendous import to society. This explains why the authors of editorials must exhibit responsibility and profound knowledge of what […]

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Lai Olurode, Prof.

Prof. Olayiwola Olurode was born on the 2nd of November 1952 at Iwo in Osun State. He received his Secondary School education at Baptist High school, Iwo between 1968 and 1975. In 1976, he proceeded to the University of Lagos, Akoka, from where he bagged his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology. He was the best student […]

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