Category Archives: Elections

Over 71million Nigerians can vote in 2019 – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Tuesday said the country’s voting population had risen to 71,40,000. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/06/21/71million-nigerians-can-vote-2019-inec/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=830ab5815c-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-830ab5815c-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali June 21, 2017

Justice Ikpeme rubbished my petition against Dino Melaye, she must be probed – Smart Adeyemi

Adeyemi recalled that he was suspicious in the way his election petition was struck out by Justice Ikpeme-led Election Petition Tribunal. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/06/05/justice-ikpeme-rubbished-petition-dino-melaye-must-probed-smart-adeyemi/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=59afde7130-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-59afde7130-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 5, 2017

Edo: After legal fireworks, tribunal rules By John Igbinidu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, have both closed their cases at the Edo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal holding in Benin City. Full story

Source: http://www.guardian.ng

Posted by Amaka, 10 April 2017

I’m going nowhere – Embattled Gambia’s leader Jammeh reacts to swearing-in of Barrow

The outgoing president of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, has refused to step down even after Adama Barrow was sworn in as new leader of the country on January 19, Full story

Source: https://www.naij.com/1083618-im-embattled-gambias-leader-jammeh-reacts-swearing-barrow.html?utm_source=mailfire&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hundred5_pusher

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 20, 2017

Tension in US as man threatens to kill Donald Trump ahead of inauguration

Dominic Puopolo, 51, is being held without bail in Miami on charges of threatening harm against a public servant. Full story

Source: https://www.naij.com/1083526-tension-us-man-threatens-kill-donald-trump-inauguration.html?utm_source=mailfire&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hundred5_pusher

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 20, 2017

BREAKING: Adama Barrow sworn in as The Gambia President in Senegal

President-elect Adama Barrow as been sworn in as The Gambia’s president and he has taken the oath of office at his country’s embassy in neighbouring Senegal. Full story

Source: https://www.naij.com/1083605-breaking-adama-barrow-sworn-the-gambia-president-senegal-photo-video.html?utm_source=mailfire&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hundred5_pusher

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 20, 2017

2019 general elections in danger, says Senate

The Senate yesterday expressed the fear that the 2019 general elections may suffer serious hitches. Its apprehension was born out of what it considered as critical issues of illegitimacy bedeviling the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/2019-general-elections-in-danger-says-senate/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=3d99ae851f-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-3d99ae851f-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali September 28, 2016