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2019 elections: Reconsider independent candidacy, Nigerians tell INEC

2019 elections: Reconsider independent candidacy, Nigerians tell INEC

Politics May 29, 2018 at 6:14 pm 0 comments

A cross section of Nigerians in Switzerland on Tuesday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to join the comity of democratic nations by mainstreaming independent candidacy in the electoral process in 2019.
They made the call against the backdrop of the nation’s

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Nigeria to cut age limits for political candidates

Nigeria to cut age limits for political candidates

News May 29, 2018 at 11:49 am 0 comments

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said he would approve a new law to reduce the age limit for political office, raising the prospect of younger candidates at next year’s general election.
“In (a) few days to come, I will be joined by many promising young Nigerians to sign into

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INEC Begins Dino Melaye’s Recall Process

INEC Begins Dino Melaye’s Recall Process

Politics April 26, 2018 at 10:33 am 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission has commenced the recall process of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye.

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Anambra Election To Hold As Planned – REC

Anambra Election To Hold As Planned – REC

Politics November 10, 2017 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

The Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission has said Anambra Governorship election will hold as scheduled on November 18.
The Committee Chairman, Sen. Suleiman Nasif, said this on Friday when he led members of the committee to a meeting with INEC officials, chairmen and secretaries of various political parties in Awka.
Nasif

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INEC Assures Hitch Free Polls In Anambra

INEC Assures Hitch Free Polls In Anambra

Politics November 6, 2017 at 5:15 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday assured the people of Anambra State of  best poll during the November 18 governorship election in the state.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Dr Nkwachukwu Orji, gave the assurance during the Election Management System Implementer workshop  in Awka, the state capital.
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80 Million Nigerians To Vote In 2019 – INEC

80 Million Nigerians To Vote In 2019 – INEC

Politics October 23, 2017 at 11:14 am 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission says there will be at least 80 million registered voters in Nigeria by 2019.
The INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, said this in Abuja on Saturday when the European Union Electoral groups Follow-up Mission to Nigeria, Civil Society Organisations and other stakeholders compared notes with

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