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PDP says removal of Kogi Deputy Governor illegal

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the impeachment of the Deputy Governor of Kogi, Mr Simeon Achuba is illegal. The party stated...

Secondus condoles with victims of Onitsha market inferno

Secondus condoles with victims of Onitsha market inferno Fire By Emmanuel Oloniruha Abuja, Oct. 18, 2019The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche...

Onitsha Inferno: PDP condoles victims

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condoled with the victims of Wednesday petrol tanker fire in Onitsha, Anambra.   The party, in a statement issued...

Bayelsa poll: Yakubu advises INEC staff to be diligent, follow guidelines

(NAN)The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mamood Yakubu has urged staff of the commission in Bayelsa to be diligent and follow electoral...

Kogi, Bayelsa poll: INEC urges parties to submit polling agents list...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged political parties participating in Kogi and Bayelsa Nov. 16 governorship election to submit lists of their...

Disagreement over IDP voting disrupts INEC Bayelsa stakeholders meeting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) stakeholders meeting on Tuesday in Yenegoa was brought to an abrupt end following disagreement over Internally Displaced Persons...

Bayelsa poll: Don’t shortchange ad hoc staff, INEC warns electoral officers 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised its Electoral Officers in Bayelsa to be transparent in the payment of entitlements to ad...

Bayelsa poll: We will not accept attack on our personnel –...

(NAN)The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned that it would not accept any form of attack on its personnel, ad hoc staff or...

Affirmation of Gov. Fintiri’s election victory for democracy -PDP

Affirmation of Gov. Fintiri’s election victory for democracy – PDP (NAN)The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) described the affirmation of the election of Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri...

Elections: PDP inaugurates national reconciliation committee, campaign councils for Kogi, Bayelsa

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated a national reconciliation committee and campaign councils for Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections, scheduled for Nov....

Kogi, Bayelsa polls: INEC urges media not to promote hate speech,...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has advised media organisations not to allow their platforms be used to promote hate speech and fake...

INEC to publish voter register Monday for Kogi, Bayelsa governorship polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja says it will on Monday publish the register of voters in Kogi and Bayelsa for...

Kogi, Bayelsa poll: IPAC cautions stakeholders against hate speech, misinformation

(NAN)The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), has urged political parties and stakeholders in Kogi and Bayelsa governorship poll to shun hate speech, misinformation and...

PDP urges NASS to redirect 2020 budget

(NAN)The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the National Assembly (NASS) to redirect the 2020 budget to areas that would better serve the...

2020 budget:CSO commends Buhari for timely presentation, allocation to education

(NAN)The Executive Director, Conscience Nigeria, Mr Tosin Adeyanju, has commended President Muhammad Buhari for the timely presentation of the 2020 budget to the National...

PDP congratulates Tambuwal, rejects tribunal verdicts in Plateau, Kano

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, for his victory at the Sokoto Governorship Election Petition Tribunal,...

Independence: PDP hails Nigerians’ resilience, calls for patriotism

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended Nigerians for their resilience in standing up for the unity and survival of the nation in spite the...

INEC won’t extend deadline for collection of PVCs in Kogi, Bayelsa...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not extend the Sept. 30, deadline for the collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in...

Nigeria @59: Atiku urges citizens to work for better Nigeria

As Nigeria marks its 59th Independence on Oct.1, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has called on citizens to put the country first and work...

INEC loses Taraba REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the death of its Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Taraba, Alhaji Baba Yusuf. A statement by Secretary...

INEC still in possession of 201,143 PVCs in Kogi, Bayelsa as...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said that 201,143 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) have  yet to be collected in Kogi and Bayelsa as at...

2019 polls: Effort to increase women participation did not yield desired...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says its efforts at ensuring the participation of more women in the electoral process did not yield the...

Kogi/Bayelsletions: INEC rejects 14 invalid nominations, as 19 parties withdraw 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it rejected 14 invalid submitted nominations by political parties for the Nov. 16 governorship elections...

Kogi/Bayelsa guber Polls: INEC rejects 14 invalid nominations, as 19 parties...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it had rejected 14 invalid submitted nominations by political parties for the Nov. 16 governorship...