Nigeria: General Elections 2019

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PRESS STATEMENT

PRESS STATEMENT

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) wishes to inform the general public that it is not in any way associated with a Facebook page called “INEC Nigeria Online,” with the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) www.facebook.com/INEC-Nigeria-Online-1211567328987773/”.   Some unknown persons opened this Facebook platform with all intents and purposes to lure unsuspecting Nigerians into believing that they can apply […]

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ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION 2017 LIST OF CANDIDATES

ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION 2017 LIST OF CANDIDATES

ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION 2017 LIST OF CANDIDATES click on download

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AMENDED TIMETABLE AND SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE RECALL OF THE SENATOR REPRESENTING KOGI WEST SENATORIAL DISTRICT KOGI STATE

AMENDED TIMETABLE AND SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE RECALL OF THE SENATOR REPRESENTING KOGI WEST SENATORIAL DISTRICT KOGI STATE

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INEC to resume Melaye’s recall exercise Oct 3

INEC to resume Melaye’s recall exercise Oct 3

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) today released an amended timetable and schedule of activities for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye, who represents the Kogi West Senatorial District. According to a statement signed by the Commission’s Secretary, Mrs. Augusta Ogakwu, the verification notice to kickstart the exercise will be issued on 3rd October. The last […]

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON RECALL OF A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OF A STATE AND AREA COUNCIL OF THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON RECALL OF A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OF A STATE AND AREA COUNCIL OF THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY

      Question: What is a Recall Petition?   Ans:  A petition submitted by electorates of a constituency for withdrawing their elected representative from a Legislative house.   Question: What are the steps involved in Recalling a legislator?   Ans: Submission of a petition to the Chairman of INEC, signed by more than 50% […]

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Press Statement on the petition to recall Senator Dino Melaye as Senator Representing Kogi West.

Press Statement on the petition to recall Senator Dino Melaye as Senator Representing Kogi West.

It will be recalled that in obedience to an interlocutory order of the Federal High Court, Abuja given on 6th July, 2017 the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) stayed all actions relating to the petition to recall Senator Dino Melaye as the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District.   Judgment in the suit was delivered yesterday, […]

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INEC DECLARES SAIDU MALALA, WINNER OF DUKKU STATE CONSTITUENCY BYE-ELECTION

INEC DECLARES SAIDU MALALA, WINNER OF DUKKU STATE CONSTITUENCY BYE-ELECTION

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared, Saidu Kawuwa Malala, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as winner in the last Saturday’s State Constituency bye-election, held in Dukku, Gombe state.   Malala emerged winner after polling 7,060 votes to defeat candidates of six other parties in an election that was generally adjudged peaceful.

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