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By admin On Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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INEC Resident Commissioner, Wife, Children Killed In “Strange” Fire Incident

LAGOS APRIL 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)- The Resident Commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commissioner in Kano, Mikaila Abdulahi, has died, a PREMIUM TIMES correspondent in Kano has said. He quoted some neighbours More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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DELTA ELECTION UPDATE: INEC Suspends Collation of Election Result in Ughelli Centre

INEC Boss Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Central Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) Saturday suspended further collation of election results at its Ughelli Collation Centre. The returning More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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DELTA ELECTION UPDATE: Ogboru Calms Fray of Ughelli Election Result Protesters (PHOTOS)

Burm fire on Uughelli streets as resident run for cover By Ibebe Rufus LAGOS MATCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 800 youths took to the street of Ughelli yesterday protesting alleged attempt by some people More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2015
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INEC Office in Rivers Razed …As Protesters Take to Streets

LAGOS MARCH 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The office of the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC) in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State has been razed by unknown thugs. Also thousands of residents also More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2015
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Official INEC Result: PDP Takes Early Lead in Nine States

LAGOS MARCH 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party candidate for the 2015 Presidential Election, incumbent President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has taken an early lead in released results from eight state More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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DELTA ELECTION UPDATES: Thugs Raid INEC Ughelli Office, Cart Away Card Readers, Result Sheets, Ballot Papers

Suleiman Abba LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Report reaching the stable of URHOBOTODAY revealed that thugs purportedly sponsored by one of the rival political parties in Delta State raided Independent Electoral More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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DELTA ELECTION UPDATES: Majemite, Arunaye Clash in INEC Office as Thugs Assault Journalists

Faith Majemite LAGOS MATCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thugs loyal to the Ethiope East local government council Chairman , Chief Faith Majemite assaulted journalists present at the Independent National Electoral Commission, More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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ELECTION UPDATES: DPO Snatches Ballot Boxes….Its a Lie-CP

LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Divisional Police Officer (names withheld) attached to Magama local government area of Niger State has been accused of snatching four ballot boxes and papers at Mungoro Central More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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Intimidation, Fraud, Late Arrival Of Materials Mar Polls In Delta

Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s much-awaited presidential and national legislative elections held today were marred in Delta State by intimidation, fraud, late arrival of electoral materials More...

By admin On Thursday, March 12th, 2015
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Protesters Shut Down INEC Office over Card Reader

Atahiru Jega LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of protesting youths yesterday prevented staff and visitors from gaining access to the headquarters of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja. The More...

By admin On Sunday, March 8th, 2015
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OPC Leader, Gani Adams Calls for the Sack of Jega, Opposes Use of Card Reader

Gani adams LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The head of the Odua Peoples Congress, OPC, Gani Adams, has called for the immediate sack of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru More...

By admin On Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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MASSOB Insists Jega Must Go, Threatens to Resist Election in the South

LAGOS MARCH 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has demanded the immediate removal of Chairman the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Attahiru More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
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Uduaghan Expresses Fears over INEC’s Card Readers

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan (left), with Ambassador. Michel Arrion, European Union Ambassador to Nigeria and ECOWAS, when the Ambassador paid the Governor a courtesy visit, Tuesday. LAGOS MARCH 4TH More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2015
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Jega May Go This Week

Atahiru Jega LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It has been reported that has hawkish members of President Goodluck Jonathan’s inner circle have convinced him to move in an aggressive and decisive manner to remove More...

By admin On Saturday, February 28th, 2015
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Asari-Dokubo’s Group Shut Down Warri, Stages “Jega Must Go” Protest

LAGOS FEBRUARY 28TH Urhobotoday)-A group led by Alhaji Muhjahid Asari Dokubo of the outlawed Niger Delta Peoples Volunteers Force (NDPSF) Thursday demanded the immediate sack of the chairman of the Independent More...

By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015
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2015 Election: Urhobo Don, G.G Darah Predicts ‘Landslide Victory’ for PDP

Prof Goldini Darah LAGOS FEBRUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lecturer in Delta State University (DELSU), Professor Godini G. Darah has predicted that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Dr. Goodluck More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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I Can’t Guarantee March 28th Election Date, Jega Tells Senate

Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS FEBRUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru Jega, has told Nigerian federal lawmakers he could not guarantee the 2015 general More...

By admin On Monday, February 16th, 2015
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INEC to Recall 150,000 Card Reading Machines

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In the build-up to the 2015 general elections slated for March 28 and April 11, 2015, Elombah.com has just been informed that the Independent Electoral Commission [INEC] has resolved More...

By admin On Monday, February 16th, 2015
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Defence Headquarters Slams Obasanjo, Says He is an Embarrassment to the Military

Olusegun Obasanjo LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian military has slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo as an embarrassment to the force he once served, hours after Mr. Obasanjo on Monday announced More...

By admin On Sunday, February 15th, 2015
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Presidential Ballot Papers Found in Premises of Local London Printer

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ballots meant for the Nigerian presidential election were found yesterday at the premises of a local printer in the Essex area of London. Our sources said the sensitive election More...

By admin On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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UNDP, INEC, Online Publishers Brainstorm on Peaceful Elections

Cross section of members of Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP) during the dialogue session with officials of UNDP and INEC at Abuja recently……… LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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INEC Debunks Rumour of Jega’s Resignation, Says It’s Website is Very Secured

Prof Atahiru Jega LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The rumour making the rounds that the Chairman of Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Atahiru Jega has resigned had been denied by the Commission, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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Navy Pledges Protection for INEC Officials, Materials in Riverine Area

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Navy said on Monday it was ready to provide security for the election materials meant for use in the riverine areas. The new Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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INEC Announces Extension For PVC Collection

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday announced further extension for registered voters who have yet to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC). A statement More...

By admin On Sunday, February 8th, 2015
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Brains Behind Nigerian Poll Shift

LAGOS FEBRUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Pressure mounted by President Goodluck Jonathan’s loyalists and service chiefs on the Independent National Electoral Commission led to the postponement of the 2015 general elections, More...

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