2019 Elections Newsboard

INEC Seeks Support For Conclusion Of Electoral Process In Rivers

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called for the support of various stakeholders to ensure the successful completion of the electoral process in Rivers State. INEC’s National Commissioner in charge of Rivers, Bayelsa, and Edo State, May Agbamuche, made the call on Saturday in Port Harcourt, the state capital. She was addressing the […]

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APC Not Supporting Any Political Party In Rivers, Says Oshiomhole

APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole.   The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, says the ruling party is not supporting any political party in Rivers State. He stated this during his appearance on the latest edition of Channels Television’s Hard Copy which aired on Friday. The APC chairman said he was not aware of an […]

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We Have No Instruction To Work Against Electoral Process In Rivers – DSS

  The Department of State Services (DSS) has faulted the claims that it is working against the electoral process in Rivers State. The service described the allegations as “fake news” in a statement on Friday by its Public Relations Officer, Mr Peter Afunanya. It said there was no time that it received any instruction from […]

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2019 Elections: INEC Was Grossly Biased Against APC, Oshiomhole Claims

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has said that INEC was grossly biased against the APC in the just concluded general elections.  In an interview with Maupe Ogun-Yusuf on Channels Television’s Hard Copy, Oshiomhole claimed that the INEC conducted the elections in a manner that put the ruling party at […]

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25 elected Kebbi lawmakers receive certificates of return from INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Certificates of Return to the 25 newly-elected House of Assembly members in the concluded general elections in Kebbi State. The certificates were presented by the state Resident Electoral Commission (REC), Alhaji Muhammad Mahamud, in Birinin Kebbi on Tuesday. Mahamud urged elected lawmakers to provide dividends of democracy […]

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Coalition of 28 political parties rejects Tambuwal’s victory

A coalition of 28 political parties in Sokoto State on Tuesday rejected the victory of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal at the governorship election in the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared Tambuwal winner of the election after Saturday’s supplementary polls with a narrow margin of 342 votes, The Chief Collation/Returning Officer, Prof. […]

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INEC Suspends Issuance Of Certificates Of Return To Zamfara Gov, Assembly Election Winners

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the issuance of Certificates of Return to winners of the just concluded Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Zamfara State. The presentation of Certificates had initially been scheduled for Wednesday, March 27. However, according to the electoral umpire, the process was suspended on Tuesday evening following […]

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‘Wike never offered AAC’s guber candidate N3b to drop ambition’

The Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Emma Okah, on Tuesday, stated that Governor Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) never offered the governorship candidate of African Action Congress (AAC), Biokpomabo Awara, N3 billion or any sum to drop his governorship ambition. Okah, who doubles as the Director of Information and Communications […]