Elections

Bayelsa: INEC Presents Certificate of Return to Sen. Douye Diri

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented Certificate of Return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s candidate, Douye Diri, as winner of the Bayelsa 2019 governorship election, in compliance with the Supreme Court judgment. Diri was presented the certificate of return by National Commissioner in charge of South/South, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, on Friday at INEC headquarters in Abuja. Earlier, ...

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Supreme Court Declares Senator Hope Uzodinma Imo Governor

The Supreme Court on Tuesday declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of Imo state 2019 governorship poll and nullifying the election of Emeka Ihedioha.  Recall that Action Alliance’s governorship candidate in the March 9, 2019 governorship election in Imo State, Mr Uche Nwosu had earlier today withdrawn the appeal he filed against the election of Governor ...

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How NGIJ’s Investigative Findings Validate Bayelsa Governorship Election Outcome

The Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ) has said that the outcome of November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa State is a direct confirmation of  its findings during a Governance Assessment (GA) Tour of the state.   NGIJ in a statement issued on Monday and signed by the Public Relations Officer of the Guild,  Adeyemi Obadimu in Lagos, noted that a ...

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How David Lyon Emerged Winner of Bayelsa Governorship Election

By Stella Williams The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC Monday declared Chief David Lyon candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the 2019 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State. Declaring the result, the returning officer, Professor Orumwense Osasere of the University of Benin, declared the APC candidate winner having polled a total of 352,552 votes to defeat the candidate ...

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Kogi 2018: SDP Secretariat Set Ablaze

The secretariat of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Lokoja, Kogi State Capital, has been set on fire by suspected political thugs. The Street Reporters Newspaper gathered that the building was razed on Monday at about 1. 00 a.m with valuable items such as furniture, documents, electrical equipment and campaign materials burnt. The candidate of the party in the November 16, ...

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AGN Election: Emeka Rollas, Monalisa, Abubarkar, Branch, Others Emerge Winners

Emeka Rollas, AGN National President, addressing the audience after his election. L-R: Mojisola Oyatayo (Mama Ajasco), AGN, Lagos State Chapter Chairman, Vice President South West – David Babafemi Branch, President, Theatre Arts Motion Pictures Producers Association of Nigeria (TAMPPAN), Bolaji Amusan (Mr. Latin) and Ify Okeke, COS to AGN National President, Emeka Rollas     The peaceful ambiance in the ...

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