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The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal,  has been re-elected for a second term. The state Collation Officer, Professor Fatima Muktar, stated this today after the votes of the supplementary election were counted The PDP candidate polled a total of 512,002 votes after the 25,515 votes he got from the supplementary elections […]

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has been re-elected for a second term. The Returning Officer for the election, Professor Richard Kimbir made the announcement today at the collation centre for the governorship election in Jos, the state capital. According to him, the governor who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was […]

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Bala Mohammed, has won the supplementary election in Bauchi State. Returning Officer Professor Kyari Mohammed who made the announcement said the PDP candidate polled a total of 6,376 while the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Muhammed Abubakar, who is the incumbent governor polled 5,117.

The Independent Electoral Commission INEC, has declared Mr. Mojeed Adebola of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as winner of the House of Assembly Ibeju Lekki Constituency One seat. The Returning Officer for the Constituency, Professor Rasheed Ojikutu of the University of Lagos, made the declaration at INEC Collation Centre in Ibeju Lekki. According to Professor […]

Today’s supplementary election holding at Ibeju-Lekki is marred by low voters turnout. The election is to determine who represents Ibeju-Lekki Constituency One in the Lagos State House of Assembly. Our man who is covering the election reports that sensitive electoral materials arrived early in most of the polling units. Electoral officers also arrived on time […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State will be conducting supplementary election in nine polling units of Ibeju-Lekki State Constituency One tomorrow. A statement signed by the State Resident Electoral Commission, Mr Sam Olumekun says the initial election became inconclusive as a result of over-voting in nine polling units covering two Registration Areas […]

The Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke, as the winner of the poll. The Tribunal made the declaration today after dismissing a preliminary objection against the petition of the PDP and Senator Adeleke, challenging the September 2018 governorship election in the state. The preliminary […]

Today, the attention of world leaders will be drawn to the plight of over six hundred million people who are without safe drinking water as the world observes the 2019 World Water Day. The Day was set aside by the United Nations General Assembly in 1993. World Water Day is coordinated by UN-Water in collaboration […]

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, has projected that the current monetary policy stance of the bank is expected to continue while inflation is estimated to rise to 12 per cent and moderate thereafter. He said this while making a presentation on ‘Setting the agenda for economic growth and business confidence,’ following […]

The National Population Commission (NPC) has commenced another phase of Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) in 23 states across the federation as part of the preparations for Nigeria’s next census. The Acting Chairman of the Commission Alhaji Hassan Bashir told newsmen in Abuja that the exercise is part of the commission’s preparation for the forth coming […]

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