Again, Obasanjo fails to deliver ward for GNI, loses to Akinlade

The Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has failed to deliver his anointed governorship candidate Prince Gbeyega Isiaka at his polling unit. Isiaka, the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress lost at the polling unit of the former President to the candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement, Adekunle Akinlade. However, Akinlade defeated GNI in the former […]

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Residents, Electoral Officials Run For Safety As Gunshots Cause Pandemonium In Kaduna Community

Barely few hours to governorship and state Assembly elections, gun shots from a robbery attack on Friday, March 8, in Manchok, Kaura local government area of Kaduna state, sent residents and electoral officials running in all direction for safety. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who was at the scene reports that […]

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Electoral materials yet to leave RAC centres in Kano

Sensitive materials required for the Kano State Governorship elections are yet to leave the distribution areas in Fagge and Nasarawa Local Government Areas of Kano State as at 7:41 am on Saturday. At the Nasarawa Local Government INEC RAC Centre located at Gwagwarwa Primary School, Corps members were seen collecting ballot boxes, papers and INEC […]

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Voting begins as Nigerians troop to the polls to elect governors

Voting begins throughout Nigerians at 8 am today as voters return to the polls to elect state governors and legislators as well as chairmen and councillors for the six Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area Councils. According to the Independent National Electoral Commission, 72.7 million or 86.63 per cent of registered voters who have collected their […]

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NBC Warns Broadcasters Against Announcing Unconfirmed Result

The National Broadcasting Commission has warned broadcasters against announcing election results not declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The Assistant Director of Public Affairs of the Commission, Mr. Antia Ekanem, issued the warning in a statement on Friday in Abuja. Ekanem said that broadcasters should abide by the provisions of the Broadcast Code and […]

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I will never associate with a primary school drop-out, Ogundele blast Kashamu

The factional chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Sikirulahi Ogundele has distanced himself from the governorship candidate of the party, Senator Buruji Kashamu, describing him as a primary school dropout. Ogundele said this while speaking with newsmen after his faction adopts the governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement, Abdulkabir Akinlade in Abeokuta, the state […]

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Two injured as hoodlums attack Customs in Ogun

The Nigeria Customs Service Ogun State Command on Friday confirmed that two officers of its command were seriously injured in an attack by some hoodlums suspected to be smugglers on Ilaro, Abeokuta expressway. In a statement issued to Newsmen in Abeokuta, the Customs Public Relations Officer in the State, Abdullai Maiwada said, the personnel were […]

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