Posts Tagged ‘Elections’

Trudeau’s support holds after apology for wearing brownface

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 21, 2019
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged that he let down his supporters — and all Canadians of color — by appearing years ago in brownface and blackface. Yet the scandal’s fallout may be limited in a country without the harsh and still-divisive racial history of the neighboring United States. “I hurt people who in many […]

INEC complies with supreme court ruling on Zamfara elections

by Breaking Timeson May 25, 2019
By Sylvanus Ofekun The Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday complied with the judgment of the Supreme Court on the 2019 general elections held in Zamfara State and declared the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party, winners of the elections. The chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, told journalists in Abuja that Certificates of […]

APC Crisis: 26 Amosun’s loyalists dump party

by Breaking Timeson December 3, 2018
No fewer than 26 loyalists of Ogun State governor, Ibikunle Amosun, on Monday, announced their defection from the All Progressives Congress to the Allied People’s Movement. The defectors were the aggrieved members of the APC who claimed to have won the legislative primaries of the APC  conducted by the state election committee, appointed by the […]