Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Festus Okoye

October 1, 2022

INEC says parties must remit foreign donations to it in 21 days

Festus Okoye, INEC spokesman, disclosed this on Friday night.

Festus Okoye
September 28, 2022

Electoral Act: Campaigning in churches, mosques illegal, Ajulo warns

“Places designated for religious worship, police stations and public offices shall not be used for political campaigns.”

Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu
September 20, 2022

2023: INEC lists Akpabio as APC senatorial candidate, Lawan’s name missing

The senate president’s candidacy has been a subject of controversy in the past few months.

Lawan and Akpabio
September 19, 2022

No voter was deliberately denied registration: INEC

INEC was reacting to claims by some Nigerians that they were denied the opportunity to complete their online pre-registration during the CVR.

Festus Okoye
September 15, 2022

Court orders INEC to make Akpabio APC senatorial candidate

The judge, who said the electoral umpire acted illegally, said the commission lacked the power to have disqualified the second plaintiff (Mr Akpabio).

Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs.
September 10, 2022

Farooq Kperogi: INEC’s Machina machination part of 2023 machiavellianism

The Machina machination is just a test run, which will be replicated and mass-produced if it succeeds.

July 30, 2022

PVC will be ready in October, November, says INEC

Those who registered between January and June, would get their cards in October, while November is for those who registered from July 1 to July 31.

Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) and Festus Okoye
July 29, 2022

INEC to deploy over 200,000 BVAS in 2023 elections: Official

INEC National Commissioner, Festus Okoye, said that the BVAS would be deployed in the 176,000 polling units across the country.

Mahmood Yakub
July 15, 2022

Voter registration suspended as unknown gunmen, arsonists attack INEC officials, facility

“The gunmen fired sporadically into the air to disperse registrants and registration officials.”

July 15, 2022

2023: INEC investigates alleged buried PVCs

“We will not allow retrogressive elements to sabotage our efforts.”