Tag archive for ‘INEC’
By admin On Friday, May 5th, 2017

INEC Registers 57,737 Voters in Three Days

LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said that no fewer than 57,737 people were registered in first three days of the on-going nationwide Continuous Voter Registration More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

INEC Announces Date For 2019 Presidential, Guber, Other Elections

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced that the 2019 Presidential election will hold on February 16. Also, the governorship, State Assembly and FCT elections More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Rivers Re-Run: Nigeria Police Display N111m Cash Recovered From INEC Officials

LAGOS FEBRUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Investigation Panel, which probed the legislative elections in Rivers State, alleged that the state government bribed officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission More...

By admin On Sunday, November 27th, 2016

#Ondodecides: PDP Alleges ‘Several Irregularities, Accuses INEC Poor Preparations

LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODA)-The Peoples Democratic Party,PDP has accused the electoral umpire INEC and security forces of irregularities and poor preparation in today’s gubernatorial election in Ondo. A More...

By admin On Friday, November 4th, 2016

Gunmen Abduct Ekiti INEC Secretary, Son and Driver

Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ekiti State, Muslim Omoleke LAGOS NOVEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Gunmen on Thursday kidnapped the Administrative Secretary of the Independent More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Ondo 2016: INEC Shuns Court Order on Jimoh Ibrahim, as Sheriff Distance Self from Choice of Candidate

Jegede and Jimoh Ibrahim LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has shunned the court order that asked it to recognize business mogul, Jimoh Ibrahim of the Senator More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

PDP Lawyers Getting Set to Challenge Obaseki’s Victory at Election Tribunal

LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday said that it would challenge the outcome of the Edo State governorship election at the election petitions tribunal. The Independent National More...

By admin On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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#EdoElection: Protesters Besiege Benin INEC Office as Obaseki Emerges Governor Elect

PDP protesters in front of Edo State INEC office LAGOS SEPTEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Edo State are presently protesting at the office of Independent National Electoratl Commission, More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Why INEC Refuses to Shift Edo Governorship Election Date

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission has said that it would not postpone Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State for the West African Senior School Certificate More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

JUST IN: DSS, Police Call for Postponement Edo Poll

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Police and the Department of State Services have asked the Independent National Electoral Commission not to hold the Edo State gubernatorial election as scheduled. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Edo 2016: Group Raises Alarm over Sudden Transfer of Police Officers, Suspects Electoral Fraud

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS SEPTEBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Get Involved Campaign, a non-governmental organization has raised an alarm over what it termed “the sudden transfer of the Edo state Commissioner of Police” More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

More Trouble for PDP as Police Seal Off Convention Venue (PHOTOS)

LAGOS AUGUST 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The problem of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP seems to be getting worst daily as the venue of the Party’s convention today in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital has been sealed More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

PDP Crisis Deepens as Federal High Court Stops Convention

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)) – Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) being organized by the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Sheriff, Oladipo, Metuh Move to Stop PDP Convention

Sheriff LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, will on Thursday, July 28, hear a motion for interlocutory injunction seeking among others, an order stopping the national More...

By admin On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Asaba High Court Strikes Out Petition Against Victory of Delta Deputy Speaker, Osanebi

Delta State Deputy Speaker, Hon Friday Osanebi LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal high court seating in Asaba today has struck out the petition filed by Mr. Emeke Ozegbe, challenging the emergence and authenticity More...

By admin On Friday, July 1st, 2016

EXPOSED: New Abia Governor, Uche Ogah is Standing Trial for Forgery

Uche Ogah LAGOS JUL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The man billed to take over from Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia state is standing trial for forgery in Lagos State. The Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC] More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Abuja Judge Insists on Hearing Buhari’s Certificate Case

Buhari LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ademola Adeniyi, has endorsed a suit challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s eligibility to contest the 2015 presidential election More...

By admin On Friday, April 29th, 2016

Ex-INEC Chair, Maurice Iwu On the Run Over Diezani’s Election Bribery Funds At Fidelity Bank

Maurice Iwu LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Maurice is presently on the run as Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched a More...

By admin On Saturday, March 19th, 2016

JUST IN: INEC Suspends Rivers Re-run Election In Four Local Councils As Violence Rocks Polls

LAGOS MARCh 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Saturday afternoon suspended the ongoing re-run elections in Bonny, Andoni, Gokana, and Khana local government areas of Rivers More...

By admin On Sunday, February 21st, 2016

JUST IN: INEC Declares David Mark Winner of Benue South Re-Run Election

David Mark LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Immediate past Senate President, Mr. David Mark, has been declared winner of yesterday’s re-run election in Benue South Senatorial District of Benue State. Mark was More...

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...