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Polls: You’ve betrayed us, Army tells police, INEC

The 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has expressed disappointment over the report of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fact-finding committee on the circumstances that led to the suspension of the Rivers State electoral process, which report allegedly indicted the army in the violence. A statement issued on

Rivers: Stop daydreaming, PDP tells Amaechi

Tony John, Port Harcourt Rivers State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Minister of Transportation and factional leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Chibuike Amaechi, to stop daydreaming about governing the state for a third term, by plotting to foist a neophyte to administer

INEC: No certificate of return for Okorocha

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has insisted that it will not present a certificate of return to Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha. INEC’s National Commissioner for Information and Voter Education, Mr. Festus Okoye, said this, yesterday. He said the electoral body took the decision because the returning officer for Imo West

INEC committee denies Bauchi APC fair hearing – Uba Nana

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Bauchi State Chapter alleged that the fact-finding Committee sent by the Independent National Electoral Commission to probe the irregularities in the governorship election of 9 March denied the party fair hearing. Alhaji Uba Nana the state Chairman of the party made the allegation at a press

“No nation can grow with election rigging” – Peter Obi

The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the recently concluded election Mr Peter Obi, has said that no nation can grow with election rigging. In a statement released by his Media Office, the former governor of Anambra state said the process through which people come into

Rochas Okorocha dares Ihedioha to probe him

Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha has debunked recent allegation by the governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha, that he has already  withdrawn N17 billion from the state treasury, and dared the incoming governor to probe  him. Governor Okorocha said Ihedioha has every right to Investigate even the food he and his family ate in Government House from 2011 to 2019.    Okorocha,

Rivers election: Wike should concede defeat – Group

Nyesom Wike

A group, Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiative, has urged the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike to concede defeat in the elections that were held in the state. The group, in an emergency press conference on Thursday in Abuja, alleged that Wike is plotting a massive protest in Abuja

Okorocha accuses Imo REC of working for PDP

Stanley Uzoaru,Owerri Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has accused the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof Francis Ezeonu of working for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the last governorship election in the state. He alleged by the REC’s action, he has succeeded in wreaking democracy in the state. The governor, who said this

Sokoto women protest, ask INEC to declare Tambuwal winner

They called on the electoral body to declare the state Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, as the winner of the election. Sifawa, who is the Commissioner for Women Affairs, said Tambuwal was duly elected by majority of the voters. She said they embarked on the peaceful protest to tell the world the position of