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We are set for Osun Governorship Poll – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC says major activities that will make the commission conduct a free fair and credible election in Osun Governorship election in the next two weeks have been successfully undertaken. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu stated this in Abuja during a meeting with members of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Continue Reading
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2023: Don’t complain of bad governance if you don’t have PVC- Group tells Nigerians

Political Awareness Group, PAG has advised Nigerians who do not have Permanent Voter Card (PVC) not to complain of bad governance after the 2023 elections. Chairman of PAG, Barrister Abdulwaheed Olowonjaye stated this in Ibadan while speaking during a stakeholder’s conference organised by the group, an Association of Muslim Professionals and Technocrats. Barrister Continue Reading
Crime

3 Injured as Hoodlums Go on Rampage in Ilesa

Three people were confirmed injured when some suspected hoodlums in some communities in Ilesa West local government area of Osun State stormed venues designated for collection of Permanent Voter Cards and disrupted the exercise on Thursday. The development created panic in Igbogi, Isokun, Ibala, and all neighbourhoods within Ilesa metropolis, forcing people to stay Continue Reading
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Court Stops INEC from Ending Voter Registration

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission from ending voter registration on June 30, 2022. Justice Mobolaji Olajuwon, Court 10, on Monday granted an order of interim injunction following the hearing of an argument on motion exparte by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project. SERAP and 185 concerned Nigerians had […]Continue Reading
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Over 600,000 PVCs uncollected in Osun – INEC

Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola wants party ward leaders to impress it on their followers to collect their permanent voter cards from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Governor Oyetola said this at the palace of Aragbiji of Iragbiji Oba Ayotunde Olabomi while addressing royal fathers, who gathered at the palace to receive his re-election […]Continue Reading
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APC Wins Ekiti East Constituency Bye-Election

The Independent NationaI Electoral Commission, INEC has declared the APC Candidate for Ekiti East State Constituency one bye election, Mr Abraham Fatoba as winner of the poll conducted on Saturday. INEC Electoral Officer for Ekiti East Local Government, Mr Taofik Aderoju announced this to Newsmen in Omuo Ekiti. Mr Aderoju said the APC Candidate polled […]Continue Reading
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Ekiti Governorship Election in Photos

16 Candidates are in the race to succeed Governor Kayode Fayemi. Although there have been hiccups with accreditation equipment in some polling units, the exercise is going smoothly in other Polling Units. Some voters in one of the polling units in Ikosu Ekiti, Moba Local Government Area of Ekiti State have raised alarm over the […]Continue Reading
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There is no collection of PVCs by proxy- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it is 95 per cent ready for the successful conduct of the July 16 Osun 2022 Governorship Election. Osun Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Professor Abdulganiy Raji stated this during a workshop on Election coverage for information officers being organized by the Osun State ministry of information and Civic Continue Reading