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List Of Nominated Candidates For March 16th 2013 Area Council Elections

List Of Nominated Candidates For March 16th 2013 Area Council Elections

To view the list of nominated candidates for the 2013 Area Council Elections, CLICK HERE.

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Councillorship Election Result For FCT Area Council Elections Conducted On the 16th of March 2013

Councillorship Election Result For FCT Area Council Elections Conducted On the 16th of March 2013

To view the Councillorship result for the FCT elections, CLICK HERE. 

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Chairmanship Election Result For F.C.T Area Council Elections Conducted On The 16th Of March 2013

Chairmanship Election Result For F.C.T Area Council Elections Conducted On The 16th Of March 2013

The results for the just concluded chairmanship elections in FCT can be downloaded HERE

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De-Registration of 28 Political Parties

De-Registration of 28 Political Parties

DESPITE the criticisms that trailed the recent deregistration of 28 political parties, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, has justified the commission’s action citing the provisions of section 78 (7) (ii) of the Electoral Act 2010 as amended, which empowers it to deregister parties following the breach of any of the […]

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All elections should hold same day – Prof. Jega

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, on wenesday said elections in the country, after 2015, should be held same day, saying that staggered elections were costly. Besides, Jega said holding elections same day was in line with global practices. “I think that in future, not 2015, elections should be held […]

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INEC approves permanent voters card

INEC approves permanent voters card

Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the final specimen of the permanent voter cards to enable it begin the printing of 40 million cards. INEC’s ICT Director, Mr Chidi Nwafor, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja. He said the project would cost […]

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Canada, Nigeria partner on credible elections

The Canadian Government says it will partner Nigeria to promote credible polls ahead of the 2015 general elections. President, Parliamentary Centre, Canada, Mr Jean-Paul Ruszkowski, told newsmen in Abuja that the partnership was arrived at after a roundtable with leaders of major political parties on Monday, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Ruszkowski said that the aim of the meeting with […]

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