Category Archives: INEC

INEC Seeks More Powers to Reject Candidates

Following multiple law suits arising from the failure of political parties to abide by their internal guidelines on primaries, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is seeking more powers to play more decisive roles in the selection of candidates for the general election. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 10 August 2017

Court transfers alleged bribery case involving 23 INEC officials to Port Harcourt

A Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday transferred the case filed by the Nigerian Police Force against 23 officials of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to the Port Harcourt division of the court. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/court-transfers-alleged-bribery-case-involving-23-inec-officials-to-port-harcourt/

Posted by Hussaini Ali May 16, 2017

INEC Officials Oppose Trial in Abuja Court Over Alleged N360 Million Bribe

The 23 members of staff of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday opposed the bid by the Federal Government to prosecute them at the Federal High Court, Abuja. Full story

Source: www.informationng.com

Posted by Amaka, 15 March 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