A Federal High Court sitting in Yola, Adamawa State on Thursday, December 12, presided by Justice Nathan Musa sentenced two Independent National Electoral Commission staff for 42 years for collecting bribes. Justice Musa also asked the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the International Police to produce former Minister […]

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of Umar Mukhtar Gajiram (Borno) and Dr. Aiaiibo Sinikiem Johnson (Bayelsa) as Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The confirmation followed the consideration of the Senator Kabiru Gaya-led Senate Committee on INEC by the Senate. The Upper Chamber […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi West senatorial rerun election inconclusive. According to the returning officer, Professor Olayinde Lawal, the margin between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Smart Adeyemi and that of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Dino Melaye is 20,570. He announced […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the collation of results of the governorship election in Kogi State till Monday. INEC’s Returning Officer and Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Professor Ibrahim Umar, announced this on Sunday in Lokoja, the Kogi State. He told party agents and other […]