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no responses. October 3, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Tribunal Verdict: PDP Congratulates Tambuwal, Seeks Justice In Kano, Plateau


Tribunal Verdict: PDP Congratulates Tambuwal, Seeks Justice In Kano, Plateau

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on his victory at the State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal. In a statement on […]

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no responses. May 27, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Zamfara: PDP Reps Laud S/Court Decision


Zamfara: PDP Reps Laud S/Court Decision

The PDP lawmakers in the House of Representatives have described the Supreme Court decision that upheld the party’s victory in Zamfara State as the “inevitable verdict […]

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Court gravel

no responses. May 24, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Zamfara Election: Court Nullifies APC Votes


Zamfara Election: Court Nullifies APC Votes

The Supreme Court has declared that the All Progressives Congress (APC) had no candidates in the 2019 general elections in Zamfara state. In a unanimous judgment,The […]

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no responses. May 10, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

South Africa Election: ANC Set For Reduced Majority


South Africa Election: ANC Set For Reduced Majority

The governing African National Congress (ANC) is expected to be returned to office in South Africa’s parliamentary election, but with a reduced majority. With almost 76% […]

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no responses. May 9, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

South Africa election: ANC Leads As Votes Counted


South Africa election: ANC Leads As Votes Counted

Votes are being counted in South Africa’s general election, with President Cyril Ramaphosa hoping to prevent a slide in support for the governing African National Congress. […]

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no responses. May 2, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Online Histories Bite Australian Election Candidates


Online Histories Bite Australian Election Candidates

CANBERRA, Australia – Australian political parties have cut loose or chastised several of their own candidates for sexist, anti-Muslim, racist and homophobic behavior less than three weeks […]

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no responses. April 29, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Spain Election: Socialists Win Amid Far-Right Breakthrough


Spain Election: Socialists Win Amid Far-Right Breakthrough

Spain’s governing Socialists won the country’s third election in four years, but have fallen short of a majority. PM Pedro Sánchez’s party polled 29% and will […]

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no responses. April 9, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Israel Election: PM Netanyahu Seeks Record Fifth Term


Israel Election: PM Netanyahu Seeks Record Fifth Term

Israelis are voting in the country’s most closely-fought general election in years. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, leader of the right-wing Likud Party, is seeking a fifth […]

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no responses. April 4, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Rivers Stood By Wike, PDP Even In The Face Of Death – Fayose


Rivers Stood By Wike, PDP Even In The Face Of Death – Fayose

FFormer Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has hailed the Rivers people for standing by Governor Nyesom Wike and the PDP during the course of the […]

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no responses. March 26, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bauchi Governor Congratulates PDP’s Bala Mohammed


Bauchi Governor Congratulates PDP’s Bala Mohammed

The Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar, has congratulated the Governor-elect of the state, Senator Bala Mohammed, on his victory in the governorship election in the state. […]

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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara,

no responses. March 22, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Speaker Dogara Raises Alarm Over Plot By Bauchi Govt To Implicate Him In Criminal Act


Speaker Dogara Raises Alarm Over Plot By Bauchi Govt To Implicate Him In Criminal Act

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has put the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and other security agencies on notice of a […]

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no responses. March 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Imo Election: 47 Parties Vow To Challenge Ihedioha’s Victory


Imo Election: 47 Parties Vow To Challenge Ihedioha’s Victory

Forty-seven political parties in Imo State say they will challenge the victory of Mr Emeka Ihedioha in the governorship election in the state. Some of the […]

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no responses. March 9, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Benue: Ortom, Mark, Others hail INEC For Early Delivery Of Electoral Materials


Benue: Ortom, Mark, Others hail INEC For Early Delivery Of Electoral Materials

Governor Samuel Ortom has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission for early delivery of election materials in most parts of the state. He made the commendation […]

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Breaking: Ex Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, aides killed in Abuja

no responses. March 5, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Late CDS Badeh Forfeits Properties To FG


Late CDS Badeh Forfeits Properties To FG

The late Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh has forfeited six properties to the Federal Government and $1 million recovered by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. […]

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no responses. March 1, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

National Peace Committee Meets PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar


National Peace Committee Meets PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar

Former military Head of State and Chairman of the National Peace Committee Gen. Abdusalami Abubakar; the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese,  Matthew Kukah, and other members […]

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no responses. February 27, 2019 Elizabeth David

Algerian Students Protest Against Bouteflika’s fifth Term Bid


Algerian Students Protest Against Bouteflika’s fifth Term Bid

Tens of thousands of Algerian students have joined the protests against 81-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s decision to run for a fifth term. In the capital, Algiers, […]

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no responses. February 25, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

2019Elections: Civil Society Advocates Transparent, Credible Collation Process


2019Elections: Civil Society Advocates Transparent, Credible Collation Process

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has deployed Observers in all 8,809 Electoral Wards across the country to observe the collation of results.  Situation Room notes […]

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no responses. February 24, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

YIAGA Calls on INEC to Announce Polling Units Results


YIAGA Calls on INEC to Announce Polling Units Results

YIAGA ‘Africa Initiative Watching The Vote’ has called on the Independent National Electoral commission to make polling units level results available to public in a timely […]

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#Herdsmen Attack:Buhari Approves Special Military Exercise To Curtail Crisis

no responses. February 18, 2019 Elizabeth David

Zamfara: Six Soldiers Die As Army Kills 37 Bandits, Rescue 80 Victims


Zamfara: Six Soldiers Die As Army Kills 37 Bandits, Rescue 80 Victims

Six soldiers have been killed in an exchange of fire with suspected bandits in Bini Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State. This incident also led […]

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no responses. February 16, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Comoros President Steps Down Ahead Of Election


Comoros President Steps Down Ahead Of Election

Azali Assoumani has stepped down as president of Comoros to seek re-election in upcoming elections scheduled for March and April 2019. In an interview with privately-owned […]

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