An agent of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) has been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Benue State.
Some SPOs frustrated INEC efforts There were inadequate security Imo State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Professor Francis Ezeonu, has revealed how some ad-hoc staff members frustrated the efforts of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, during the Presidential and National Assembly elections. He also said that some Supervising Presiding Officers (SPOs) switched off their phones so […]
President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife Mrs Aisha have voted at exactly 8:20 am in Daura, Katsina State.
Rivers State deserve heavy deployment of soldiers, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has stated that getting the highest number of votes in a state is not enough to declare a governorship candidate winner.
Heavy security to be deployed to Rivers Information from Rivers State, one of the hottest points during elections, said some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission have requested they be redeployed to more secured locations. From the report we gathered that INEC has granted their request ahead of Saturday’s governorship and National Assembly elections. […]
Nigerians, particularly the Igbos have been urged to come out en masse to exercise their franchise in the forthcoming Gubernatorial and House of Assembly Elections. The call was made by the Ndigbo Unity Forum, a pan-Igbo socio-political group, ahead of March 9 elections. The President of the group, Comrade Augustine Chukwudum, made the appeal in […]
INEC has declared incumbent President Buhari winner of 2019 elections, beating Atiku with close to four million votes
Last updated on February 27th, 2019 at 01:37 pm2019 INEC Official results for Presidential Election in all 36 States and FCT between Buhari and Atiku UPDATED: INEC has declared Buhari as the winner of the election, beating Atiku with close to four million votes. On Saturday, February 23, 2019 millions of Nigerians went to the […]
Nigeria’s former minister Prince Adedayo Adeyeye of All Progressive Congress (APC) has defeated Senator Biodun Olujimi of Peoples’ Democratic Party in Ekiti South Senatorial District in the National Assembly election conducted on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Olujimi isn’t the only PDP victim in the keenly contested election, as another PDP senator Duro Faseyi was defeated in […]
Nigeria’s electoral umpire has announced the extension of voting for some polling unites which experienced a delay in the arrival of INEC officials and due to other technical challenges. The Independent National Electoral Commission said the extension became imperative as a result of complaints it received from the field. In some areas of the country, INEC […]
Reports from different units in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja confirmed that some INEC card readers malfunctioned. Nigerians are at various polling units across the country to cast their ballots in the ongoing Presidential and National Assembly Elections, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. News Agency of Nigeria listed some of the units where card readers […]
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the ongoing presidential election has said that he will accept the outcome of elections. He made the promise after casting his vote at Ajiya Ward, Yola North, Adamawa state, North East. Atiku, who cast his vote, said he was impressed with the […]
Saturday, February 23, 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections saw residents in Benin City, South South, turned out in their number to cast their ballot. Report from city says voters as early as 7am were seen at different polling centres to perform their civic responsibility. InfomediaNG gathered that electorates at Pop Primary School in Oredo Local […]
In our earlier report we told you that multiples explosions were heard in the city of Maiduguri, Borno State, infomediaNG actually confirmed the multiples explosion. Another NAN report says that the Nigerian military swift into action by repelling the attack which was believed to have been instigated by deadly terrorist group Boko Haram. It was reported that […]
Report from Zamfara State says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) included included the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara on the ballot. A voter from the state confirmed to InfomediaNG that Zamfara APC appear on the ballot paper following the announcement of the electoral body on Friday its National Commissioner and Chairman, Voter Education Committee, […]
President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Aisha, have cast their ballots at a polling unit in Daura, Katsina State on Saturday, February 23, 2019. The president and his wife voted in the Presidential and National Assembly elections. The President, who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress was accredited just after 8am and voted […]
Pan African Women Project International Observers have called on the government to act as a matter of urgency as it says some places have been pencilled down for attack during the forthcoming elections starting on Saturday. It says it relying on classified information which revealed that some places like church and markets are likely to bomb […]
After pressures from all the political parties in Nigeria, Nigeria’s electoral body has finally given go ahead to parties to resume their campaigns. The Independent National Electoral Commission made the disclosure today in a statement on the Commission’s verified Twitter handle, and signed by Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee. […]
The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has been exposed by the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika. One of the reasons given by the electoral body for postponement of elections which were scheduled for last Saturday but later rescheduled was bad weather, but the minister said Prof. Yakubu lied. […]