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Why We Postponed Enugu Constituency Rerun Election – INEC

Why We Postponed Enugu Constituency Rerun Election – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that the rescheduled rerun election for the Enugu South 1 State Constituency was postponed due to security reasons. New Telegraph recalls that this is the third attempt…

INEC Meets Relevants Stakeholders Ahead Of Ondo Gov’ship Election

INEC Meets Relevants Stakeholders Ahead Of Ondo Gov’ship Election

The National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has met with heads of security agencies in the state ahead of the forthcoming off-cycle governorship election in Ondo State. The INEC…

Edo Guber: INEC Chairman Orders Deployment Of More CVR Registration Machines

Edo Guber: INEC Chairman Orders Deployment Of More CVR Registration Machines

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has ordered the deployment of more voter registration machines to some centres in Edo State for the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). The INEC…

State Electoral Commissions Need To Be Scrapped – Fagbemi

State Electoral Commissions Need To Be Scrapped – Fagbemi

Attorney General of the Federation, Lateef Gagbemi, has called for the scrapping of the State Electoral Commissions (SEC) to allow democracy to take its roots in the Local Governments. He made this call at a…

Stakeholders Call On FG To Unbundle INEC Ahead Of 2027 Poll

Stakeholders Call On FG To Unbundle INEC Ahead Of 2027 Poll

Stakeholders in the electoral process have called on the Federal Government to unbundle the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to make it more efficient, ahead of the 2027 general election. This was as they also…

Ondo 2024: Only 19 Parties Submitted Candidates’ Details – INEC

Ondo 2024: Only 19 Parties Submitted Candidates’ Details – INEC

Barely eight months to the anticipated gubernatorial election in Ondo State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that no fewer than 19 political parties have notified the commission about the conduct of their…

Edo Guber: INEC Announces Deadline For Submission Of Nomination Forms

Edo Guber: INEC Announces Deadline For Submission Of Nomination Forms

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday released new directives ahead of the forthcoming Edo State governorship election slated to hold on September 21, 2024. In a statement issued by the Commissioner and Chairman…

INEC Replies Detractors, Says Make Productive Use Of Your Time

INEC Replies Detractors, Says Make Productive Use Of Your Time

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reacted to recent criticisms directed at its Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, urging detractors to engage more constructively. In an exclusive interview with TheCable, the Chief Press Secretary to the…

INEC Declares Taraba Bye-Election Inconclusive

INEC Declares Taraba Bye-Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the House of Representatives bye-election in three Local Government Areas of Taraba State inconclusive and ordered a supplementary poll. Speaking on the cancellation, the Collation Officer, Prof…

Bye-Election: PDP Clinches Ningi Central Constituency In Bauchi

Bye-Election: PDP Clinches Ningi Central Constituency In Bauchi

Abubakar Sulaiman, the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ningi Central Constituency, Bauchi State has coasted to victory in Saturday’s state House of Assembly by-election. Following the conclusion of the re-run election in…