The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that 461,988 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) are still unclaimed in Adamawa state, a stronghold of the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, few months to the 2019 general poll.
The leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, against rigging the 2019 elections.
Hon. Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu.
…. As PDP, CUPP raise alarm over plan to open polling units in Chad, Niger
Obiora Ifoh, Abuja
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has allayed fears against alleged plans by the commission to open polling units in some neighbouring countries including Chad and Nigeria.
Pro. Yakubu, President ECONEC board and INEC Chair.
ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, Abuja
The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Yakubu Mahmood has distanced the electoral body from buying of votes from electorates.He disclosed that politicians insert money in Sandwich on election day to buy votes.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as sheer scaremongering the latest campaign by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), calling for the resignation of both the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and police bosses.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has promoted 2,209 members of staff in its 2018 promotion exercise.
Nigeria’s former Head of State ,General Abdulsalami-Abubakar.
OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The General Abdulsalami Abubakar led National Peace Committee has identified Rivers State and some states in the North East as flash point areas of the 2019 general elections.
The Kaduna and Kano State governments through their Boards of Internal Revenue have taken some federal government agencies to the North West Zone of the Tax Appeal Tribunal, sitting in Kaduna for failure to remit taxes to them.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, on Tuesday in Abuja, expressed concern over increased cases of vote buying in Nigeria, ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Some countries in the international community have called for transparent campaigns and also urged the electorate to exercise their democratic right by vote during the forthcoming general election. The countries made this known in a statement in Abuja on Sunday.