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Card Readers Destroyed As Fire Guts Ondo INEC Head Office

Barely a month to the Ondo State gubernatorial election, 5,141 card readers meant for the Ondo State governorship election have been destroyed in a fire. The card readers got destroyed at the Akure Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday, September 10, 2020. The fire ravaged a large container housing smart card […]

INEC Conducts Rerun Elections In Ogun, Abia, Nine Other States

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has conducted rerun elections in 11 states across the country. The states  include Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bauchi, Benue, Cross River, Imo, Kaduna, Kano, Niger, Ogun, and Sokoto. A total of one senatorial district, 12 Federal constituencies and 15 State constituencies will be filled after the election process is concluded.

Appeal Court Upholds Lalong’s Election As Plateau Governor

The Elections Petition Appeal sitting in Jos, Plateau State capital has upheld the election of Simon Lalong as the duly elected Governor of the State.  In the lead judgement delivered by Honourable Justice Adumein Otisi, on Friday, November 29, 2019, the appeal of Jeremiah Useni and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was dismissed for lack […]

Appeal Court Affirms Ortom’s Election As Benue Governor

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the victory of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State in the March 9 governorship election. A five-man panel led by Justice Fred Oho dismissed the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress and its governorship candidate in the last election held in the state, Emmauel Jime. […]