Posts Tagged ‘Postponement’

Presidency Moves Second Term Inauguration Ceremonies to June 12

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 14, 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari is set to formalise the declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day, earmarking the day for the celebration of his second term of office inauguration. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, told State House Correspondents yesterday that although the president would be inaugurated on May 29, the ceremonies commemorating […]

INEC Postpones Election In Kogi After Wrong Delivery of Ballot Boxes

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 9, 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the state House of Assembly election across Mopa-Muro Local Government Area of Kogi State. Opanachi Ojodale, the Electoral Officer of the LGA, said the election was postponed to Sunday, March 10, 2019, as wrong ballot papers were taken to the area. According to Ojodale, ballot papers belonging […]

National Assembly Set To Investigate Election Postponement

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 4, 2019
The Nigerian National Assembly says it would investigate the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the postponement of the 2019 general election. This was made known by Kabiru Gaya, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Works, on Sunday. Gaya told State House correspondents at the weekend that INEC had no reason for the one-week […]