Category Archives: polls

Anambra: INEC drills 120 officers on polls mgt

By Vincent Ujumadu TO ensure credible polls, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has trained 120 Assistant Electoral Officers, AEOs; Electoral Officers, EOs; and other field staff on Election Management System, EMS. The two-day training, which is part of the Commission’s preparations for the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State ended, yesterday. The INEC […]

Unease as Lagos holds delayed polls today

By Olasunkanmi Akoni After months and years of dithering procrastination, local council elections are set to hold in 20 Local Government Areas, LGAs and 37 Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs of Lagos State. 1,300 candidates are contesting to be chairmen, vice-chairmen, and councillors in the 376 wards in the state. The last local government election […]

We’ll make Epe safe during polls – Police

Epe (Lagos State) – Divisional Police Officer in Epe, Lagos State, CSP Sunday Adeyeri, on Friday assured residents that no fewer than 250 personnel had been deployed to ensure security in the area during the council polls. Council polls hold in Lagos State on Saturday to elect chairmen and councillors in the 20 Local Government […]