Full coverage of the April 2011 elections across Nigeria.

  • Protests herald collation of Edo guber poll results

    PDP supporters protesting in BeninJethro Ibileke/Benin Hundreds of angry youths believed to be loyal to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), went on the rampage this morning at the premises of...

  • Counsel’s death stalls hearing in human rights case

    Demonstrators on 19 April after the election in Kaduna state The death of Mr Abudulfatai Bello, lead counsel to Registered Trustees of Jama’a Foundation, has stalled hearing in the case...

  • Jonathan’s Mudslinging, The Press And The 2015 Omens

    By Nkrumah Bankong-Obi Once rumour mill began chugging about President Goodluck Jonathan’s ambition for a second term in office in 2015, many people who have ‘political ears’ were waiting for...

  • ACN Wins Ajeromi By-Election

    The Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, has won Tuesday’s by-election in Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria. The election became imperative following the death of ACN’s...

  • Supreme Court sacks Nigerian governor

    Nnamdi Felix /Abuja  The Nigerian Supreme Court on Friday nullified the election of Kebbi state Governor Usman Saidu Dakingari of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and ordered the Independent National...

  • Retrial Ordered in Borno Election Petition

    Nnamdi Felix / Abuja A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja at about 4:43 pm on Friday upheld the appeal instituted by the Peoples Democratic Party...

  • Kogi Guber: Audu Heads For Tribunal

    Alhaji Abubakar Audu, the ACN candidate in the December 3 governorship election in Kogi, has filed a petition challenging the result of the election as announced by INEC. Audu, who...

  • Why We Reject Kogi Gov Poll Results –Melaye

    A Chieftain of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, and former member of the House of Representatives, Dino Melaye, has described the victory of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in...

  • Election Petition Tribunal: GOS Floors Salvador Again; Lauds Tribunal Over Tinubu’s Acquittal

    The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, has dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for the Lagos West Senatorial District, Mr. Moshood Adegoke Salvador, against his...

  • LG Polls: The Rage Continues

    Last Saturday’s local government election in Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, has come and gone but its results have continued to attract controversies. A major feature of the election which was...

  • Itire Residents Reject Election Result

    People of ward ‘H’ Community, in Itire, Muslim local government area of Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria, have describe as shameful, local council election election results declared by chairman of Lagos...

  • Tinubu Tells Victorious Councilmen To Get Back To Work

    Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, national leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), has congratulated the Lagos ACN for its victory in the council polls but warned that it was time...

  • LG Polls Fallout: ACN Calls For State Police

    The Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, on Tuesday said the developments at the Lagos council polls had strengthened the call for a state police in line with “true federalism”. The...

  • ACN: PDP Planning To Attack Our Leaders

    The ACN has alleged that the PDP in Eti-Osa, Ikoyi/Obalende and its environs at a meeting last night planned to attack the ACN leaders, elected officials and the party members....

  • Party Blames FG For Subversion

    The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has accused the PDP-led federal government of using the security agencies to subvert democracy in Lagos State, saying the federal government must be held...

  • ACN Sweeps LG Polls As LASIEC Releases Official Results

    The Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN has won by landslide the Chairmanship and Councillorship elections held in Lagos State, southwest Nigeria at the weekend. In the results announced officially by...

  • Tribunal Nullifies House Of Reps Election In Augie Council

    The Kebbi National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal has nullified the election of House of Representatives as it affects the Augie/Argungu Federal Constituency. The tribunal directed INEC to conduct...

  • Lagos Council Polls: Big Suspense Over Delayed Results

    There was a big suspense in some parts of Lagos State today as opposition candidates awaited the final word from the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission over the results of the council...

  • My Son Won The Election, Says Koro

    Nigeria’s ambassador to Ghana, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has accused the leadership of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, in Lagos of trying to annul the victory of his son Babajide...

  • We Won, Says ACN Secretary

    The Lagos State chapter of the Action Congress of Nigeria has described the Lagos State PDP as half clever swindlers that are desperate to employ childish blackmail and mere tricks...