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Court Orders IGP To Arrest, Produce INEC Chairman In Court

Court Orders IGP To Arrest, Produce INEC Chairman In Court

News August 9, 2018 at 8:29 am 0 comments

Justice Stephen Pam of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Inspector General of Police to arrest and bring the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Mahmood Yakubu, to court for refusing to obey a valid court order.
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We’ve limited powers to stop vote-buying — INEC spokesman

We’ve limited powers to stop vote-buying — INEC spokesman

News July 19, 2018 at 8:51 am 0 comments

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it was limited in its capacity to stop vote-buying and justified the N242 billion proposal to conduct the 2019 general election.
INEC Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Mr. Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, speaking on Channels Television, yesterday, said the commission had taken several steps

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INEC decries ‘vote-buying’ in Ekiti governorship election

INEC decries ‘vote-buying’ in Ekiti governorship election

News July 18, 2018 at 8:19 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission has expressed displeasure over the open buying of votes in the recently concluded Ekiti State governorship election won by the All Progressives Congress .
This was contained in a communiqué issued after its regular meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners from all the states and the

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After ‘Consulting With Stakeholders’, INEC Announces Temporary Suspension Of Voter Registration

After ‘Consulting With Stakeholders’, INEC Announces Temporary Suspension Of Voter Registration

News, Politics July 8, 2018 at 6:45 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced a temporary suspension of the ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR) exercise.
According to Augusta Ogakwu, Secretary to the commission, who announced this in a memo to resident electoral commissioners, the exercise will be temporarily suspended on August 17 to enable sufficient time

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2019 : We’re ready to conduct free, fair election — INEC

2019 : We’re ready to conduct free, fair election — INEC

News, Politics June 25, 2018 at 9:39 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday, said it was committed to conducting a free, credible and all-inclusive election come 2019 General Election.
INEC chairman, Mahmoud Yakubu, gave the assurance at a one-day national consultation with key stakeholders on importance of women in politics organised by Women Advocates Research

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INEC decries non-collection of 73,109 PVCs in Edo

INEC decries non-collection of 73,109 PVCs in Edo

News, Politics June 19, 2018 at 5:47 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday, said about 73,109 Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVCs) were yet to be collected in Edo.
INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state Mr Emmanuel Alex-Hart disclosed this when he led members of the commission on a courtesy visit on the Edo Council

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