Posts Tagged ‘2019 supplementary election’

PDP To INEC: Declare Our Candidate, Abba Yusuf, Winner Now

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
… Insists no valid polling held on March 23 in Kano The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) charges the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately declare our candidate, Abba K. Yusuf, as the winner of the Kano Governorship election, having scored the highest number of lawful votes and secured the statutory 25% in two-third of […]

PDP Leadership Backs Demands For Cancellation of Kano Supplementary Polls

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
The National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) backs the demands on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the March 23 Kano state Supplementary election following the disruption of polls and bloodletting by the All Progressives Congress (APC). The PDP said all material facts on the supplementary election in Kano state show […]

Supplementary Election: PDP Condemns Attack on Agents, Members in Kano …Fears death of members

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns in totality the violent attacks and killing of PDP agents and members by thugs unleashed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Kano Supplementary election. The PDP alerts that APC thugs, aided by compromised security agents, have been on rampage, invading polling units where they are attacking PDP […]

BREAKING: Kano Commissioner Arrested by Police

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
Police officers on election duty Saturday arrested Kano State Commissioner for Special Duties, Muktar Yakasai. Mr Yakasai allegedly led some thugs to disrupt ongoing election at Yelwa Secondary School in Dala Local Government Area of the state.. Spokesperson of the Police in the state, Abdullahi Haruna could not be reached but witnesses said Mr Yakasai […]

Sokoto Re-run: Party bigwigs clash at polling units

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
Some notable party Chieftains have engaged in popularity supremacy at Magajin Gari ward ‘B’ Shiyyar Danfarijo polling unit 005 and 009, where supplementary polls are taking place. This led to chaos in the supplementary poll for the Sokoto North local government area of Sokoto state. The presence of party chieftains, Alhaji Murtala Daniya of the […]

SUPPLEMENTARY ELECTION: APC thugs on the rampage in Benue

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 23, 2019
Suspected political thugs have disrupted the rerun election at Jato-Aka ,Tse Akough PU 012, Yaav ward, Kwande Local Government of Benue State. A young man identified as Mr. Iorver Yough, believed to be working for the All Progressives Congress, APC, reportedly led APC thugs with Sekav Aule (Tor Geri Jato-aka) to destroy election materials. Details […]