Tag archive for ‘INEC’
By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Delta Central Senate: INEC Seals Amori’s Hope, Issues Certificate of Return to Omo-Agege

LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Contrary to what Chief Ighoyota Amori wants his minute die hard supporters to believe and despite PDP petition in Vanguard , the Obaisi of Urhobo land and Senator-elect, Delta Central More...

By admin On Saturday, December 19th, 2015

Appeal Court Sacks Delta Lawmaker

LAGOS DECEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin city, Edo State, has sacked the member representing Aniocha North constituency at the Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Osi Okocha of the More...

By admin On Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment in Delta Gov Election Suit

LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Appeal Court sitting in Benin, Edo State has reserved judgment in the appeal challenging the ruling of the Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, Asaba, which More...

By admin On Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Ebonyi: Appeal Court Upholds Umahi Governorship Victory

Unahi victory wave LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Appeal Court sitting in Enugu yesterday dismissed the appeal by the 2O15 governorship candidate of the Labor Party in Ebonyi State, Mr. Edward Nkwegu, for More...

By admin On Sunday, December 6th, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...