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Guinea Bissau presidential candidate contests election results in court

Bissau (Reuters) A presidential candidate in Guinea Bissau's recently concluded general election, Domingos Pereira, on Friday filed a Supreme Court challenge to former prime...

20 million Nigerians in Diaspora deserve voting right – Dabiri-Erewa

The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission  (NIDC), Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Saturday said the commission was pressing seeking an amendment of the Electoral...

Ijaw Elders Forum, others call for credible, violence-free elections in Bayelsa...

The Ijaw Elders Forum, Lagos, in collaboration with Ijaw Professionals Association, Ijaw Nations Forum, Ijaw Women Connect and Embassara Foundation, have called on the...

All non-sensitive materials delivered for Kogi, Bayelsa guber elections — INEC

All non-sensitive materials delivered for Kogi, Bayelsa guber elections — INEC The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has delivered all non-sensitive materials for...

INEC did not conduct governorship polls in parts of Kaduna State...

By Shuaib Sadiq Thirteen witnesses on Tuesday told the Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, that the March 9 governorship elections did not hold in...

Osun tribunal judgment: PDP supporters, sympathisers celebrate Adeleke’s victory

Supporters and sympathisers of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun were in celebration mood across the state on Friday following tribunal judgement declaring Sen....

I’m not meddling in Kano State elections – Tinubu

By Lucy Osuizigbo All Progressives Congress National Leader, Sen.  Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday refuted rumours going round that he was in Kano and meddling in...

Rivers State election: INEC says results from 17 LGAs in its...

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday disclosed that results from 17 Local Government areas out of 23 in Rivers governorship...

INEC resumes collation of Bauchi State Governorship election result

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission has decided to resume from Tuesday, the collation of the governorship election result in Bauchi State and...

INEC declares PDP’s Emeka Ihedioha, winner of Imo State Governorship Election

Mr Emeka Ihedioha, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the March 9 governorship polls in Imo State, has emerged winner of the...

Atiku rejects election result, heads to court

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) , Atiku Abubakar, has rejected the announced result of the election, saying he...

Oby Ezekwesili garners 7,223 votes despite withdrawing ambition

By Bolaji Buhari Despite her withdrawal from the presidential race, Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) candidate, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, garnered 7,223 votes in Saturday's...

Pan-Igbo group congratulates Buhari, urges Nigerians to remain calm

By Maureen Ojinaka The Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF), a pan-Igbo cultural and socio-political group has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, on his re-election for 2nd term...

NANS congratulates Buhari on re-election

By Stanley Nwanosike The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over his well-deserved victory, following his declaration as winner of...

INEC declares President Muhammadu Buhari re-elected

By Emmanuel Oloniruha, Racheal Abujah and Victor Okoye The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decaled President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress...

APC’s Lekan Mustapha wins Ogun East Senatorial District

By Abiodun Lawal Alhaji Lekan Mustapha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday emerged winner of the Ogun East Senatorial District election held on...

International observers laud INEC for free, fair election in Kano State

By Tukur Muntari The Pan African Women Project, an International Election Observer Group, has described the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly elections in Kano...

George Akume loses 4th senate bid, as PDP wins in Benue...

By Emmanuel Antswen Senator George Akume of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has lost his fourth time bid to win the Benue North West Senatorial...

Atiku wins Edo State in narrow lead, clears Enugu State comfortably

By Nefishetu Yakubu and Victor Okoye Alhaji Atiku Abubakar narrowly won  the presidential election in Edo state with 7,849 votes more than his main rival,...

Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat commend INEC for peaceful conduct of presidential election

Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his running mate, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, have described the conduct...

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