Tag archive for ‘INEC’
By admin On Sunday, December 6th, 2015
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APC, Yahaya Bello Emerges Kogi State New Governor

Yahaya Bello LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Kogi State governorship election, Mr Yahaya Bello, has been declared the winner of the election. Mr Bello, More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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Abubakar Audu’s Death: INEC in Dilemma over Fate of Inconclusive Kogi Gov Poll

Grave diggers at work preparatory to late Abubakar Audu’s interment in his country home in Ogbonicha-Alloma, Ofu LGA, Kogi State. LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There are indications that the Independent National More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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Kogi Polls: The Legal And Constitutional Issues Arising From Abubakar Audu’s Death

Audu Abubakar By John Nwobodo LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The death of Prince Abubakar Audu after the election has commenced, results collated and announced save that there was no return due to the fact that More...

By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2015
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Buhari Calls for Prosecution of Election Offenders

Buhari LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday called for prosecution of electoral offenders in the country. He made the call while swearing-in the new Chairman of the Independent National More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2015
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Delta Tribunal Update: Okowa’s Counsel Loses N44.6m in Hotel, Refuses to Show Up at Police State

Okowa LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A senior counsel in the defence team of Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has lost $200,000 in a popular hotel in Asaba, the Delta State capital, it was learnt at the weekend. It More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2015
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Rep Minority Leader, Leo Ogor Felicitates with Uduaghan at 61, Congratulates Esievo on Tribunal Victory

Leo Ogor By Omamuuzo Efidhere LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Minority Leader, House of Representatives and Member Representing Isoko Federal Constituency, Hon Leo Ogor, has congratulated Hon. (Mrs) Orezi Esievo More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
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Tribunal Orders Re-run in 18 LGA of Akwa Ibom Gov. Election

LAGOS OCTOBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Akwa Ibom State governorship tribunal has ordered for a rerun of the governorship election in the state. The Tribunal ordered Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
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President Buhari Appoints New INEC Chairman

Professor Mahmood Yakubu as the new chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) LAGOS OCTOBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Reports have it that President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Professor Mahmood More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
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Witnesses Call for Total Cancellation of Delta Election Results, Says Election were not Held

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Witnesses testifying at the State House of Assembly Election Tribunal in Delta State told judges that the April 11th, 2015 gubernatorial and State Assembly election were not held More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015
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Delta APC Fumes as Tribunal Rejects O’tega’s Witnesses, Documents

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Delta State All Progressive Congress (APC) kicked as Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba on Friday, September 04, 2015 rejected attempt More...

By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2015
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Omo-Agege’s Camp Jubilates as Delta Tribunal Dismisses Amori’s Objection, Admits Card Readers

Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The spirit of supporters of Labour Party Delta Central Senatorial candidate in 2015 general election, Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege were elated yesterday when the More...

By admin On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Delta: Any Hope for PDP in a Re-run Election?

By Osteen Oyibode The overwhelming evidence emanating from the Delta Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, the Delta State capital, seems to indicate that a possible re-run may be the last option for the More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015
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Delta Gov Tribunal: Emerhor Protests INEC’s Failure to Properly Certify Results from 24 LGA’s Polling Units

O’tega Emerhor By Rinsola Abiola LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State election tribunal proceeded with a hearing on Friday, 28th August. The counsel to the petitioner (Emerhor/APC), Chief Okpoko More...

By admin On Saturday, August 22nd, 2015
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Tribunal Dismisses Okowa, PDP, INEC Bid to Stop O’tega to Bring Key Witnesses from INEC

LAGOS AUGUST 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal holding in Asaba,Delta State has dismissed applications filed by Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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Why I Remained Calm While Orubebe Misbehaved — Jega

Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega, said he remained calm while Godsday Orubebe, a former minister of Niger Delta, More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015
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INEC: Mike Igini, 10 Others Jostle to Succeed Jega

Former INEC Commissioner, Edo State, Mike Igini LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-According a report by Nation newspaper, Mr Mike Igini, an Urhobo indegene of Delta State origin and other ten candidates are jostling More...

By admin On Saturday, July 25th, 2015
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Labour Party Optimistic of Election Tribunal Canceling Delta State Governorship Election

Chief Great Ogboru, Delta State Labour Party Governorship candidate LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Delta State Labour Party ha expressed optimism that the Delta State electoral tribunal may cancel Delta State Governorship More...

By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015
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Delta Tribunal: Ogboru Makes ‘U Turn’, Drops Bid to Inspect Election Materials

Ogboru LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Labour Party (LP) governorship aspirant in the governorship election in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru, Friday, has dropped his bid to inspect materials used for the elections. He More...

By admin On Saturday, July 4th, 2015
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Nigerians Condemn Buhari’s Lopsided Appointments, Advise Him to Respect Principle of Federal Character

Buhari LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerians especially those from the Southern part of the country on Friday, expressed concern over the appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari. They said the appointments More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
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Group Asks Court to Stop Buhari’s Inauguration over Non-Qualification

Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS MAY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group, Advocacy for Societal Rights Advancement and Development Initiative, has instituted a fresh suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to stop the More...

By admin On Sunday, May 10th, 2015
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Okowa in Trouble as Card Reader Exposes Large Scale Electoral Fraud In Delta Governorship Election

Okowa LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pronouncement of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship as Delta State governor-elect is in jeopardy as accredited voters recorded by INEC card readers is largely different More...

By admin On Monday, April 20th, 2015
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Orubebe Threatens THISDAY Newspapers with Court Action over Allegation of Jega’s Kidnap Attempt

Godsday Orubebe protesting when INEC Chairman Atahiru Jega was announcing the the presidential election result LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe, More...

By admin On Friday, April 17th, 2015
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Ogboru Rejects Delta Guber Result, Heads for Tribunal

Chief Great Ogboru of Labour Party LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Labour Party governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru, has rejected the result of the gubernatorial election in the state, which More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2015
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Delta Poll Result : Okowa Maintains Wide Margin Lead

Dr Ifeanyi Okowa Delta State Peoples Democratic Party Governorship candidate maintains wide margin lead as result comes in. Note these are INEC unconfirmed result Check Result below: Ughelli South, Jeremi Ward 1, More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2015
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Delta Gov. Poll: Ogboru Kicks as INEC Denies Poll Fraud

Delta State Labour Party Governorship candidate, Cchief Great Ogboru LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission has refuted reports of irregularities during the governorship and More...