News - NEC

Supreme Court Fixes May 24 For Judgement In Zamfara, Ekiti Appeals

4 weeks ago /
Judiciary 

The Supreme Court has fixed May 24, to deliver judgement in a pre-election case on Zamfara and the governorship election in Ekiti State.

Kwara Election Tribunal Hears Arguments Over Certificate Scandal

4 weeks ago /
Nation 

The pre-trial session of the Kwara State election petition tribunal continued on Thursday with arguments by the governor-elect and the petitioner.

INEC Fixes New Date For Kogi, Bayelsa Elections

1 month ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced November 16, 2019, as the new date for the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections.

New Date For Kogi And Bayelsa Governorship Elections

1 month ago /
Politics 

It will be recalled that on 9th April 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) released the timetable and schedule of activities for the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections. The Commission fixed 2nd November for the elections to hold in both states.

Sudanese Forces Storm A Pro-Democracy Sit-In Protest

1 month ago /
Security 

At least nine people were injured when soldiers stormed a pro-democracy sit-in protest in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, eyewitnesses said, in continuing violence after the ouster of longtime President Omar Al-Bashir.

West African Police Chiefs Brainstorm Over Trans-National Crimes

1 month ago /
Security 

Acting Inspector General Of Police Mohammed Adamu says the war against transnational crimes requires the combined efforts of police chiefs of member countries of the West African sub-region. 

Ebonyi Election Tribunal Strikes Out Petition Against Gov. Umahi

1 month ago /
Politics 

The governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi state capital has dismissed the petition filed by the APC candidate, Senator Sonni Ogbuoji challenging the re-election Of Governor Dave Umahi of the PDP.

Court Of Appeal President, Bulkachuwa Directs Formal Application Asking Her To Recuse Herself From Election Petition

1 month ago /
Politics 

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday began legal moves to compel the president of the court of appeal Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa to step down from hearing the petition challenging the February 23, presidential poll.

Kwara AA, PDP Challenge APC Victory At Election Petition Tribunal

1 month ago /
Politics 

As the election petition tribunal in Kwara state commenced its pre-hearing trial, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state and its governorship candidate during the 2019 general elections, Razaq Atunwa has challenged the victory of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its governorship candidate, Abdulrahman Abdulrazak.

Presidential Election Petition: Tribunal Stands Down To Meet PDP, Others In Chamber

1 month ago /
Politics 

The presidential election petition tribunal resumed on Wednesday with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, election petition challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Experts Brainstorm On Bio-Safety Regulations For ECOWAS States

1 month ago /
Nation 

Experts from across the fifteen member states of the Economic Community Of West Africa (ECOWAS) have converged in Abuja for the validation of the draft regulations on biosafety for the West African sub-region

Bayelsa Wants November 2, Governorship Election Date Rescheduled

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State government has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to reschedule the date fixed for the 2019 governorship election in the state.

Presidential Election Petition Tribunal Resumes Sitting

1 month ago /
Nation 

The legal challenge against the election of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office resumed on Tuesday at the Court of Appeal in Abuja.

U.S. Russia Probe: Trump Fights Back

1 month ago /
International News 

The United States Attorney General, William Barr has assigned a senior federal prosecutor to examine the origins of the Russia investigation.

Kaduna Governorship Election Petition Tribunal Begins Pre-Hearing Conference

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Kaduna State governorship election tribunal has commenced sitting with pre-hearing conference.

Court Of Appeal Reserves Judgement In Adeleke’s Certificate Scandal Case

1 month ago /
Nation 

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the September 2018, governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has told the Court of Appeal in Abuja that he never forged the West African Examination Council, WAEC certificate he presented to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to   clear him for the gubernatorial election.

Osinbajo Meets Gbagyi Leaders

1 month ago /
Nation 

The presidency says it is committed and will adopt all necessary measures that will lead to the amicable and just resolution of the land dispute between indigenous people of Abuja and the Nigerian Army.

PDP Staff Demand The Stepping Aside Of Justice Bulkachuwa

1 month ago /
Politics 

The staff of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday staged a peaceful protest at the party headquarters, Abuja, to demand that the president of the court of appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa recuse herself from hearing the election petition against the president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari and the APC. 

FG Accuses Former NSITF Board Of Looting N48bn

1 month ago /
Nation 

The last board of the Nigeria Social Investment Trust Fund, NSITF, looted about 48 billion Naira from the 62 billion Naira contributed to the fund. This happened between 2012 and 2015.

Two Saudi Oil Tankers 'Sabotaged' In The Gulf

1 month ago /
International News 

Two Saudi oil tankers were the targets of a "sabotage attack" off the coast of the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, Saudi Arabia's energy minister says.


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