The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has de-registered 74 political parties for failing to satisfy the requirements to operate as contained in the Fourth Alteration to the Constitution. Consequently the Commission cleared 16 political parties, which it said have fulfilled the requirements for existence in line with section 225A of […]

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 […]