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Ikpeazu: Abia chief judge disappears

The absence of the Abia Chief Judge, Justice Theresa Uzoukwu, has stalled the expected inauguration of Dr. Samson Ogah as the new governor of the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had earlier on Thursday, issued Ogah a Certificate of Return, thus withdrawing the one that earlier by Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu and paved the […]

BREAKING: Court orders Ikpeazu to vacate office

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia to vacate his office immediately. The Judge, Justice Okon Abang, gave the ordered when he delivered a judgment in a case instituted by Uche Ogah of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday in Abuja. Ogah had accused Ikpeazu’s of submitting false information in […]

Kogi poll: INEC distributes sensitive materials

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has distributed sensitive materials for the governorship supplementary election that will hold in 91 polling units in Kogi State on Dec.5. The state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Halilu Pai, while supervising the distribution in Lokoja on Thursday, said the materials included ballot papers and result sheets, among others. […]

Lagos lawyer wants court to order fresh polls in Kogi guber race

A Lagos-based lawyer, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, on Thursday, filed a suit before a Federal High Court in Lagos, seeking the conduct of fresh elections in Kogi. He is praying the court to order the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct fresh elections to determine the Kogi State Governorship contest. Joined as respondents In the […]

Sunmonu retains seat as senator for Oyo Central District

The Oyo State National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ibadan on Tuesday upheld the election of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Monsurat Sunmonu, as the duly elected representative for Oyo Central Senatorial District. Summonu’s victory at the March 28 National Assembly election was challenged by Chief Bisi Ilaka of the Accord […]

North East Governors Appeal To INEC On 2015 Poll

Governors of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states  facing the challenges of Boko Haram insurgency on Wednesday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to postpone the 2015 general elections in the states. The call is contained in a statement jointly issued in Maiduguri by their spokespersons. The statement urged INEC to disregard calls by […]

Hurdle For APC

All Progressive Congress accuses the Peoples Democratic Party and Independent National Electoral Commission of collusion to frustrate its registration The smooth sail the newly formed All Progressive Congress, APC, has had since its emergence on the country’s political waters seems to be troubled by the sudden appearance of African People’s Congress, a hardly known party […]

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