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Tag Archives: INEC

2019 post election review will have good effect on future elections- INEC

Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, the INEC National Commissioner supervising Edo, Baylesa and Rivers says 2019 post election review is beneficial as it will have great positive effect for future elections in the country. Mbu made the electoral umpire’s opinion during the post-election review of the 2019 general election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Port Harcourt on Monday. She said ...

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2019 Elections: INEC offers automatic employment for distinguished NYSC members

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has automatic employment for members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who distinguished themselves during the 2019 general elections. The electoral umpire added that those who will participate in the upcoming Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections will get the same reward. The intimation was made by INEC’s  Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Monday ...

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We don’t know anything about INEC’s server- EU obervers

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) in Nigeria  says it doesn’t have any knowledge of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) server that was allegedly used to transmit results of the 2019 general elections. Briefing newsmen in Abuja on the EU EOM’s report, the Deputy Chief Observer for the EU, Hannah Roberts said the Mission relied on results that ...

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2019 Elections: Large number of political parties created logistics problem for us- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the number of political parties that took part in the 2019 general elections was so large that it created a lot of logistics problem. Malam Mohammed Haruna, the National Commissioner in charge of Kwara, Kogi and Nasarawa States, said this on Saturday in Ilorin while speaking with journalists. INEC organised a ...

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Atiku to Tribunal: Give me the permission to inspect INEC’s server

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday say  they want to inspect the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, server They prayed the Presidential tribunal to order the grant them access to inspect the saver. The PDP also prayed the tribunal to give it permission to inspect other electronic gadgets used by INEC in the ...

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INEC vows to appeal judgement on Okorocha’s Certificate of Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will appeal the judgment directing it to issue a Certificate of Return to former Governor of Imo, Rochas Okorocha. Okorocha received his certificate of return as winner of Imo West Senatorial District election held Feb. 23. INEC made the disclosure in a statement issued by Mr Festus Okoye, National Commissioner and Chairman, ...

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Court Order: INEC to meet, do the needful on Okorocha’s Certificate of Return- Official

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it would meet and deliberate with a view to taking the right step and do the needful over court directive on Certificate of Return for Imo West Senatorial District election. Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, disclosed this in a statement he issued on ...

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Just in: Okorocha floors INEC as court orders commission to issue him Certificate of Return

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court on Friday says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) lacks the  power to hold Rochas Okorocha’s  Certificate of Return. The Court ruled that the decision to deprive Okorocha of the certificate was a “lawless decision.” Abang held that only the returning officer of the INEC had the constitutional authority to declare a ...

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Okorocha Vs INEC: Court of Appeal orders prompt hearing of suit

The move being made by ex-Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, seeking an order to get his seized Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Is getting positive result. The Court of Appeal, Abuja,recently ordered prompt hearing of the suit he (Okorocha) filed to that effect before the Federal High Court in Abuja. In the ruling a three-man panel, ...

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Zamfara: INEC presents Certificate of Return to Gov-elect, Mattawale

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  has presented a certificate of return to the Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Mattawale as Governor-elect of Zamfara State and others. The certificates were presented by the National Commissioner, Amina Zakari in Abuja on Monday. Six members of House of Representatives and three senators also received their certificates. The Chairman of the commission, ...

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