Posts Tagged ‘INEC’

Court-ordered re-run elections to hold January 2020 in 12 States : INEC

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 6, 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Jan. 25, 2020 to conduct 28 outstanding court-ordered re-run elections in 12 states. The commission announced this in a statement issued by Mr Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee on Thursday in Abuja. Okoye said that the decision was arrived at the […]

INEC declares APC candidate winner of Bayelsa 2019 governorship election

by Chuks Azotanion November 18, 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, David Lyon, winner of the state 2019 governorship election which held on Saturday November 16th. Faraday Orumwese, Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin and the returning officer in the election, announced this in the early hours of […]

“Kogi and Bayelsa election was brazenly rigged in connivance with INEC and security agencies” – Ayo Fayose

by Chuks Azotanion November 18, 2019
In reaction to the results of the just concluded elections in Kogi and Bayelsa, Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose did not hesitate to hide his disappointment. He tweeted: “Today is another sad & dark moment for our country & democracy going by the outcome of Kogi & Bayelsa election brazenly rigged in connivance […]