Tuesday, October 4, 2022

INEC

September 30, 2022

Benue North-West Senate: I dumped NNPP ticket for Labour Party, Mark Gbillah clarifies

The lawmaker said he had withdrawn his candidature from NNPP before picking the ticket of the Labour Party.

Mark Gbillah
September 28, 2022

Campaign: Police warn political parties against inflammatory speeches, actions

The commissioner warned persons who might want to engage in violence to desist from it as the force was ready to deal firmly with such characters.

Commissioner of police in Plateau Bartholomew Onyeka
September 28, 2022

2023: Mammoth crowd welcomes Peter Obi, Datti in Jos as campaigns kick off

Shouts of “Obi! Obi!!” rented the air as the presidential candidate and his entourage arrived at the Rwang Pam township stadium for the rally.

September 27, 2022

2023: INEC cautions candidates against vulgar language during campaigns

The commission asked political parties and their candidates to comply with the rules to ensure peaceful and rancour-free campaigns.

Mahmood Yakubu
September 26, 2022

Osun Guber: Tribunal to hear Oyetola’s suit October 4

INEC, PDP and Mr Adeleke were granted seven days to respond to the tribunal’s pre-hearing form.

Gboyega Oyetola and Ademola Adeleke
September 24, 2022

Wike: Stop gloating, Atiku will defeat political Goliaths, campaign organisation slams APC

“Waiting to benefit from the internal synthesis that may play out in the PDP is a wait in futility.”

Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar
September 22, 2022

Campaigns: INEC charges parties to comply with Electoral Act

The Election and Political Parties Monitoring Department (EPM) of the commission would track campaign activities, INEC said.

INEC Photo (Credit: Punch Newspapers)
September 21, 2022

Nigerian students threaten to halt political campaigns until ASUU ends strike

Political campaigns are set to commence of September 28, according to official timetable by INEC.

Protesting Nigerian students
September 21, 2022

3,875 men, 381 women to contest 2023 presidential, national assembly elections: INEC

“For legislative elections, 1,101 candidates are vying for 109 senatorial seats and 3,122 candidates for federal constituencies, i.e. House of Representatives seats.”

Prof. Yakub Mahmood
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