Group commends INEC for lifting the ban on Election campaigns…

The Noble Youths Mass Support Association (NYMSA) an NGO, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for lifting the embargo on campaigns, ahead of Saturday’s polls. Mr. Godwin Onmonya, the National Coordinator of the group, made the commendation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gwagwalada on Tuesday. According to…

PDP To Hold Emergency Meeting Tomorrow…

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it will hold an emergency National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting tomorrow, Tuesday February 19, 2019. The meeting comes a day after the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus met in Abuja, where the party condemned the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission…

Ohaneze Ndigbo urges igbo youths to vote on Feb. 23…

The leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo Youths Worldwide, has urged Igbo youths not to be demoralised by the postponement of the Election. The post Ohaneze Ndigbo urges igbo youths to vote on Feb. 23 appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Elections: APC UK wants INEC reviewed, reformed…

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the United Kingdom has called for the review of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC’s) operational model with a view to reforming it. The chapter made the call following INEC’s postponement of the general elections on Saturday. In a statement copied to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…

Zimbabwe Opposition Figure Fined For Claiming Poll Win…

In this file photo taken on June 1, 2018 MDC Alliance Spokesperson Tendai Biti speaks during a press conference where he announced that Zimbabwe’s opposition parties are calling for electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 general elections and that there will be street demonstrations in the capital Harare on June 5.Jekesai NJIKIZANA / AFP…

Election: IPMAN Crashes Petrol Price To N140/litre…

In what could be termed a soothing development, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), has directed its members nationwide to crash the pump price of petrol from N145 to N140/litre with effect from Wednesday, February 20 to Saturday, February 22, being the eve of the presidential election. The move serves a twin effect…

Election Postponement: Wike Thanks Nigerians For Not Being Violent…

Governor Nyesom Wike delivers a message during a church service in Port Harcourt on February 18, 2019.   Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has thanked Nigerians for conducting themselves in a peaceful manner following the postponement of the general elections by one week. The governor appreciated the people while delivering a message during a church…

UK, US back postponement of elections…

The United Kingdom, UK, government has urged Nigerians to be patient and support the democratic process following the postponement of the general elections by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Continue reading UK, US back postponement of elections at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

INEC meets over ban on Campaign…

The Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) will meet today to review the restriction on ban for political parties to continue with campaigns The post INEC meets over ban on Campaign appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

Nigeria decides: Daddy Freeze mocks Apostle Suleman over prophecy on...

Popular Cool FM’s On Air Personality, OAP, Daddy Freeze, has mocked Pastor Johnson Suleman. Suleman, during a crusade in Anambra State earlier in the year, had predicted that the 2019 polls would be postponed. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC shifted the elections’ date at the weekend, citing logistic reasons. But Freeze believes that every…

Postponement will ensure credibility of election – NGOs…

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) and International Republican Institute (IRI), both NGOs, joint international observation mission have thrown their weight behind INEC’s on postponement of […] Visit the newspaper for this and other news