Category Archives: INEC

Lagos bye election: We are good to go- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is fully prepared for the conduct of the Lagos constituency bye-election in Eti-Osa Local Government Area on Sept. 30. Newsmen report that the election is to fill the vacant seat as a result of the death of the lawmaker representing the area, Mr Kazeem Alimi on July […]

Senate: ‘INEC not fair to Anambra Central’

By Vincent Ujumadu Awka—THE Anambra Central Assembly, ACA, a nongovernmental organization, has expressed worry over the continued lack of representation of Anambra Central Senatorial zone in the nation’s upper legislative house, saying that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has not been fair to the zone. Anambra Central is the only zone in the country […]

INEC to engage 20,000 personnel for Anambra guber poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will engage no fewer than 20,000 personnel for the conduct of Nov.18 governorship election in Anambra. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Dr Nkwachukwu Orji, disclosed this at the commencement of a two-day workshop for the Civil Society Situation Room on Thursday in Awka. Nkwachukwu said […]

Recall Process: Melaye begs A-Court to stop INEC

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Determined to save his seat, Senator Dino Melaye, Wedneday, approached the Court of Appeal in Abuja, begging it to declare the recall process the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, initiated against him as illegal, wrongful and unconstitutional. Dino Melaye Melaye who is currently representing Kogi West, in the appeal he […]

INEC fixes Sept. 30 for Eti-Osa bye-election in Lagos

By Olasunkanmi Akoni lagos—The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed September 30th , 2017 as the day for the conduct of a bye-election to fill the vacant Eti-Osa Constituency I seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly. INEC Meanwhile, the commission disclosed that 1.4 million Permanent Voters Card, PVCs, were yet to be […]