.$547m core cost, $2bn in ‘extraneous’ costs
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has frowned at the increasing cost of politics in Nigeria, saying much money was spent on the 2015 general elections than any other elections in the history of the country.
.Gives 3 weeks ultimatum
PHIL OKOSE, Onitsha
For not conducting fresh election to have a senator in Anambra Central Senatorial district, an Idemili based legal practitioner, Pat Agbata, Tuesday vowed to drag the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to court after three months ultimatum
The Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday announced its readiness to investigate and punish staff found guilty of misconduct during the crisis-ridden federal and state legislative elections held in Rivers State on December 10.
The Cameroonian Electoral Body has approached the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to assist in cleaning up their voters’ register.
This year’s Dakar International Forum on Peace and in Security in Africa, the third in the annual series attracted the participation of President Muhammadu Buhari along with some other African leaders.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says collation and announcement of results in the legislative re-run elections in Rivers State will continue on Monday.
President Muhammadu Buhari has called for peaceful and orderly conduct in the federal and state legislative rerun elections in Rivers State tomorrow.
EUCLID MYKE, Abuja
THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised the alarm over a massive arms build-up by the Rivers State governor, Chief Nyesom Wike to truncate the Rivers State National and State Assembly rerun just as they described the statement from Wike that his Security details has be withdrawn as a hoax and diversionary.
*Dogara congratulates Akeredolu
JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja, with agency report
The Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, has formally declared Rotimi Akeredolu the governor-elect of Ondo State.