OYSIEC Pledges To Look Into Request Of Registered Political Parties

The Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC) has pledged to look into the request of Registered Political Parties for reduction of prescribed fees to allow all Political Parties participate actively in the forthcoming Local Government Elections. While addressing the Party Leaders in Ibadan, OYSIEC Chairman, Aare Isiaka Olagunju, said the Commission is still consulting on […]

De-Registration of 74 Political Parties Applauded

A panel of discussants who featured on Oluyole FM live discussion programme, Breakfast Fiesta voiced their supports for the de-registration of 74 political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The discussants, a legal practitioner, Mr Foluso Olapo and a public affairs analyst Mr Deji Ola said the reduction of the political parties by […]

It Is Premature For INEC To Deregister Parties-Falana

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, said the Nigerian constitution empowers the Independent National Electoral Commission to deregister political parties under certain conditions. He, however, said the deregistration of 74 out of the existing 102 political parties by INEC on Thursday, February 6, 2020 was premature. Clearly stating that Ninety-one political parties participated […]

INEC Reduces Political Parties To 18, Deregisters 74

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has deregistered  a total of 74 political parties and reduced the total number of parties to 18. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday. Prof. Yakubu said that 75 parties  who didn’t meet  the requirements of INEC where deregistered, however, […]