Posts Tagged ‘certificate of return’

Kogi, Bayelsa polls: PDP presents certificate of return to candidates

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 6, 2019
Abuja yesterday at the presentation of Certificates of Return to winners of its primary elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States Secondus said it was not yet time for celebration, but for all to work for the party’s victory in the two states. He said that ceremony was not for jubilation but for stakeholders to come […]

Imo West: INEC yet to release my Certificate of Return – Okorocha cries out

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 10, 2019
The Imo West Senator-elect, Rochas Okorocha, has cried out over alleged refusal of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to issue him Certificate of Return. Okorocha said that the electoral body had yet to issue him with the certificate despite a federal High Court order. Reports has it, that on Friday the Federal High Court […]

Daniel comes to judgment always, Okorocha gives sigh of relief

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 8, 2019
The former governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has lauded yesterday’s judgment of the Federal High Court in Abuja, ordering the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him a Certificate of Return as senator-elect for Imo West Senatorial District, saying “Daniel comes to judgment always.” Delivering his ruling in a suit filed by […]

BREAKING: Court instructs INEC to issue Okorocha certificate of return

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 7, 2019
An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has nullified the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to refuse to present former Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, with a certificate of return as senator-elect. The Court ruled that the decision to deprive Mr Okorocha of the certificate falls outside the provisions of the […]

Certificate of Return: @inecnigeria not colluding with Oshiomhole to fight Okorocha ~ Yakubu

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 18, 2019
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has reacted to the claim by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State that he (Yakubu) was colluding with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to deny him his Certificate of Return. Yakubu spoke to news men through Rotimi Oyekanmi, his Chief […]

Okorocha’s Certificate of Return: Court takes decision on Today

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 9, 2019
The Federal High Court Abuja has fixed May 9 to rule on an application by the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) seeking to be joined as parties in a suit filed by Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, over his Certificate of Return. Justice Okon Abang fixed the date on Wednesday following arguments from counsel on whether the […]