18, Aug, 2019

Politics

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday got leave of court to serve his petition challenging the outcome of the February 23 Presidential election on President Muhammadu Buhari through substituted service. A 3-man panel of the Court of Appeal led by Justice Abdul Aboki […]

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Doodei Week, and Chief Moses Taribi, father of a slain PDP chieftain, Seidougha Taribi, have testified before state’s Commission òf Inquiry into the Violence, Mayhem, and Breach of Peace before, during and after the presidential , National and State House òf Assembly elections […]

President defeats Atiku by over 3.9 million votes President Muhammadu Buhari has won his re-election bid as he polled 15,191,847 votes to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party in the presidential poll conducted on February 23. Atiku polled 11,262,978 to lose the election with […]

There was orderliness as the presidential and National Assembly elections got underway at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. There are about 14 polling points located in the same open space beside the office of the National Broadcasting Commission. Electoral officers are comfortably housed under six giant canopies. White plastic chairs were […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission has ordered the extension of voting time for some polling units which experienced delay due to technical challenges and complaints, including malfunctioning of card readers. The commission expressed confidence that most of these cases will be rectified. INEC Commissioner and chairman of its Information and […]