Group Storms INEC Head Office, Demands Cancellation of Kaduna Guber Poll’s Result

Sunday Aborisade in Abuja A group under the aegis of the Coalition for The Restoration of Kaduna Mandate besieged the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja, yesterday, to protest the conduct of the March 18 Governorship and House of Assembly elections in the state. The group, led by its spokesperson, Edward Auta … Read more

Observers pass vote of confidence on INEC’s results in Ogun polls | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

2 days ago The Labour Party (LP) candidate, Alex Otti, has been declared the winner of the Abia State gubernatorial election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced on Wednesday that Oti won 10 of the 17 local government areas (LGAs) in the state and polled 175,467 votes in the Saturday, March 18, election. The … Read more

Polls: Kaduna govt warns against civil unrest

Nasir el-Rufai

The Kaduna State Government, on Thursday, warned against any civil unrest in the state following the declaration of All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Uba Sani, as the winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who gave the warning in a terse … Read more

Polls: Delta YPP gov candidate to drag Nigeria to EU, others

YPP gov candidate

The Delta State governorship candidate of the Young Progressives Party, Sunny Ofehe, has expressed his dissatisfaction with the just concluded February 25 and March 18 elections in the country.  The governorship candidate of the People Democratic Party, Sheriff Oborevwori, who is the Speaker of the state House of Assembly had 360,234 votes to defeat other … Read more

Polls: NCPU urges Sen. Omo-Agege to accept peace | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Dr Cairo Ojougboh, the Protem Secretary, National Coalition for Peace and Unity (NCPU), has called on Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege to accept peace.Ojuogboh, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) made the call in an interview with newsmen on Wednesday in Asaba while reacting to the outcome of the Saturday, March 18 Governorship Election in … Read more

UK commends INEC, says vote-buying, intimidation mar gov polls


The British High Commission has commended the efforts of the Independent National Electoral Commission during the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections. In a statement made available to our correspondent on Wednesday, its observers deployed to six states observed the timely opening of polling units and the improved Bimodal Voter Accreditation System and the … Read more

BREAKING: PDP’s Peter Mbah declared winner of Enugu guber polls

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate, Barr. Peter Mbah has been declared winner of the governorship election in Enugu State. Mbah’s declaration came after days of controversy over the results from Nkanu East Local Government Area. Barr. Chijioke Edeoga of the Labour Party came second in the keenly contested election. According to the Returning Officer, … Read more

DeSantis drops to lowest support in GOP polls after mocking Trump over indictment

Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ support in a potential Republican presidential primary has dropped to its lowest yet as he faces a torrent of criticism from establishment Republicans for his remarks on … Read more

Buhari: 2023 Polls Evidence of Nigerian Voters’ Vibrancy, Maturity

*Says he’s eager to retire home to tend his over 300 animals *US envoy advises President to remove fuel subsidy before leaving office Deji Elumoye in Abuja  President Muhammadu Buhari has stressed that given the chance of a free and fair election as well as non-interference as was witnessed during the February 25th and March … Read more

Thailand sets May 14 election, populist party tops polls

Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email Thailand’s general election will take place on May 14, the country’s election regulator said Tuesday, one day after the dissolution of Parliament initiated by Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, who is seeking … Read more