2019: Again APC Reschedules Presidential Primary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled its presidential primary from September 25 to September 27. The party made this known in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, Sunday night. “The presidential direct primary election earlier scheduled for Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 will now hold on Thursday, September 27th, 2018.” The governing…

NASS Moves Resumption of Plenary to Oct 9

Nigeria’s National Assembly has postponed it’s resumption. The parliament will now resume on October 9 instead of September 25 earlier slated. The postponement was contained in a statement by the National Assembly clerk, Mohammed Sani-Omolori, addressed to the lawmakers. “This is to inform all Distinguished Senators and Honourable Members that resumption of plenary session earlier…

Osun 2018: PDP Rejects INEC Declaration of Osun Guber as Inconclusive 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the declaration of the Osun governorship election held on Saturday as inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In a statement signed by the party’s spokesperson, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, the party describes the action as daylight robbery, demanding that the party and its candidate, Ademola Adeleke be declared…

Saraki Faults INEC’s Verdict on Osun Polls

  President of the Senate and Chairman, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Council on Osun State Gubernatorial Election, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has faulted the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that the election results were inconclusive. Saraki, in a statement signed by him, expressed dismay over the decision by INEC to declare…

Breaking: INEC Declares Osun Guber Elections Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the Osun Governorship election inconclusive and so there is no winner. Declaring the election results at the INEC Headquarters in Osogbo, the Returning Officer, said that the rule is that if the difference between the top two parties is less than the total accredited voters that were cancelled,…

INEC Sets Sept 27 for Osun Guber Rerun

The Independent National Electoral Commission has fixed September 27th for Osun State governorship rerun. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, had polled 254,698 votes to defeat that of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, who polled 254,345 votes. However, due to irregularities which marred the election at some polling units in Ife…