INEC officials yet to arrive at Osinbajo’s polling unit…

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials yet to arrive Code 33, Unit 2, Victoria Garden City (VGC), Lagos where Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will cast his vote in presidential election. The post INEC officials yet to arrive at Osinbajo’s polling unit appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and…

Elections: Voting commences in South West amidst tight security…

Tight security across many South West states as voters troop out to exercise their franchise, on Saturday the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The post Elections: Voting commences in South West amidst tight security appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

#NigeriaVotes: Buhari, wife vote in Daura…

President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Aisha have cast their ballots in Daura, Katsina state as Nigerians vote to elect new leaders for another four year term. Buhari voted at about 8:15am alongside his wife, Aisha Buhari. The president expressed satisfaction with the process so far and urged Nigerians to come out en-mass to exercise…

Nigeria decides her leader today…

People in Lagos gathered ahead of polling day to pick up the biometric card entitling them to vote Nigerians vote for a new president on Saturday after a week-long delay that has raised political tempers, sparked conspiracy claims and stoked fears of violence. Some 120,000 polling stations were due to open at 0700 GMT, from…

Voting begins at 8.am in Nigerian polls…

Voting in the presidential and National Assembly elections will begin throughout Nigeria at 8am today. The post Voting begins at 8.am in Nigerian polls appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Visit the newspaper for these and other news

PDP governorship candidate in Zamfara donates vehicle to journalists…

Alhaji Bello Matawalle, the PDP governorship candidate in Zamfara, has donated a Peugeot 406 station wagon to the correspondents chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), in the state. Matawalle, while presenting the vehicle to the union on Friday in Gusau, commended the nwsmen for remaiming neutral in the coverage of political activities in…

#NigeriaDecides2019: INEC Delists APC Cross River Candidates…

BEVERLY HILLS, February 22, (THEWILL) – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Cross River state Friday night announced the delisting of the names of all candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state, for the elections which starts Saturday. The development means the APC will not be eligible to field candidates for…

IGP Orders ‘Water-Tight’ Security Nationwide For Elections…

BEVERLY HILLS, February 22, (THEWILL) – Ahead of Saturday’s general elections, the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has issued fresh directives to police formations to tighten all security arrangements put in place to ensure peaceful conduct of the polls. According to a statement by the Force spokesperson, Frank Mba, the IGP has ordered…

Voting begins at 8.am in Nigerian polls…

Voting in the presidential and National Assembly elections will begin throughout Nigeria at 8am today. Continue reading Voting begins at 8.am in Nigerian polls at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Thuggery, Ballot Box Snatchers Have No Place In Credible Democracy–...

Abuja – Few hours to the presidential and National Assembly elections, Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) has said that thuggery and ballot snatchers have no place in a credible democracy. Backing the President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive that military and other security agencies should deal ruthlessly with ballot box snatchers and other election riggers, BCO said that the…

INEC Seeks Partnership With Electoral Stakeholders In Adamawa For Credible...

Mr Kassim Gaidam, the Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Adamawa state, has called for close working relationship with stakeholders for the conduct of credible elections. Gaidam spoke on Friday in Yola, at a meeting between INEC and Security agencies on their preparedness for Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly Election….

Election: Osinbajo, Wife Set To Vote In Lagos…

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife, Dolapo Osinbajo, will exercise their franchise in the 2019 presidential election at the Victoria Garden City (VGC), Lagos on Saturday. Osinbajo, who is from Ikenne, Ogun State, lived and worked in Lagos before he became vice president in 2015. He was Attorney-general and Commissioner of justice in Lagos…