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Why INEC can’t extend voters registration exercise- Official

The electoral umpire, the  Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday declared that it is impossible to extend the Continuous Voters Registration, CVR, which came to an end on Sunday. It will be recalled that many Nigerians had demanded that the CVR be extended to enable eligible would-be voters to register to participate in the coming elections. But speaking during ...

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Akwa-Ibom Rerun Election: Akpabio cannot be replaced by another candidate- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that Godswill Akpabio, minister of Niger Delta affairs who had earlier pulled out — cannot not be replaced in the reruns. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC chairman, said this is because the reruns are court-ordered and the deadline for political parties to nominate their candidates have elapsed. Chris Ekpeyong of the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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INEC declares Osun Governorship Election inconclusive ‘because of ballot box snatching’

Joseph Fuwape, the Returning Officer for the September 22 Osun governorship election, has declared the poll inconclusive. Fuwape, who is the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), while announcing the results of the election, said that Ademola Adeleke, the Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  scored 254,698 votes. He said Gboyega Oyetola, the Candidate of ...

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