The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Lagos and Oyo state governments to adequately compensate the victims of the collapsed buildings at Lagos Island and Ibadan the Oyo state capital. In a statement by the Deputy Director of SERAP, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare, the group asked the governments of the two states to […]
Another building has collapsed on Lagos Island creating panic for some of those living in other buildings suspected to be structurally defective. The building which is situated on Apatira street just about five structures away from Massey Street in Ita faji area gave-way yesterday (Saturday) and the demolition squad of the Lagos state Building Control […]
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has granted access to President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), to inspect the materials used for the conduct of the election. The tribunal, led by Justice Abdu Aboki, gave the go-ahead following the applications filed on behalf of the President and the ruling party by […]
A High Court in Yola Adamawa State, has ruled out restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting a supplementary Governorship Election in the state fixed for March 23. This followed a ruling by Justice Abdulaziz Waziri after a request to that effect filed by counsel to the Adamawa Chapter of the Movement for the […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Certificates of Return to the newly elected Senators and House of Representative members. The ceremony kicked off at about 10am on Thursday, at Africa Hall of the International Conference Centre (ICC) in Abuja. Over one hundred Senators collected their certificates of return presented by the Chairman Of the […]
The trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has been adjourned till March 18, 2019. At the resumed hearing today, the Code of Conduct Tribunal adjourned the case following Onnoghen’s absence on health grounds. His counsel, Adeboyega Awomolo, had tendered a letter from the CJN, explaining that he developed issues with his […]
The All Progressives Congress, APC, Governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo- Olu has been declared winner in the state’s gubernatorial election. The Vice – Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile Ife who was the Returning officer for the Governorship election, Professor Eyitayo Ogunmobodede announced that Mr. Babajide Sanwo- Olu of APC polled 739, 445 votes . […]
Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won Kwara State governorship election. Mr. Abdulrasaq polled 331,546 votes to beat his closest rival, Razak Atunwa of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who secured a total of 114,754 votes 1to emerge second.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all House of Assembly seats in the 30 constituencies of Jigawa State. The results were announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state.
Governor Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has been re-elected for another four years. The governor who contested the election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was declared the winner on Saturday”s Governorship election The returning officer, Azubike Nwankwo, announced that Muhammad Badaru polled 810, 933 votes to defeat his closest opponent, Aminu […]