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INEC Postpones Election in 7 Federal Constituencies in Jigawa State

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the postponement of election in seven out of eleven federal constituencies in Jigawa state. According to the resident electoral commissioner in the state, Alhaji Halliru Aliyu Tambawel, the postponement was as a result of lack of sufficient sensitive materials including ballot papers and results sheets from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ... Read More »

Photo From Bomb Blast At Polling Unit In Enugu

A bomb went off at the Women Training Center in Enugu this morning March 28th. The state police Commissioner confirmed the incident and said anti-bomb squad were immediately invited to the scene and were able to successfully detonate a second explosive found in the premises. Above is the vehicle that carried the explosive device Details later Read More »

We’ll Announce Results Within 48hrs – Jega

As Nigerians go to the polls tomorrow in the presidential and national assembly elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will announce the result of the elections within 48 hours after voting. INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega who revealed this Friday, during a joint press briefing with the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. ... Read More »

Buhari Arrives Katsina for Election

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, has arrived Katsina, en route Daura, his home town, where he is expected to cast his vote on Saturday. Mr. Buhari arrived Katsina Airport at about 4:40p.m. aboard a private Jet, Hawker 4000, with registration number ZS-Z0T. A handful of supporters who were waiting for the former military Head ... Read More »

Soldiers Flood Streets In Preparation For Elections (Photos)

Security has been heightened in many areas of Nigeria in preparation for the upcoming general elections. Teams of soldiers have been sighted in Lagos, Anambra, Ogun, Osun and Ekiti States among others. Travellers along various highways in the country were also stopped and searched by soldiers while making their way to their destinations. The Nigerian Army has vowed to quell ... Read More »