North East

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Why we are yet to begin collation in Bauchi – REC

The delay in commencing the collation had ignited a rumour that the INEC, in connivance with the state government, may be plotting to alter the results.

Tension mounts in Bauchi as INEC delays collation hours after all results arrive Bauchi

Supplementary Polls: INEC’s delay of final collation of results causes tension in Bauchi

All the results from the 16 local government areas had arrived the collation centre

PDP sweeps most polling units in Bauchi supplementary governorship election

The PDP was already in the lead in the Bauchi governorship election.

Voters in Bauchi

Supplementary Poll: Large turnout of voters in Bauchi

Elections are happening in 36 polling units across 15 local governments of the state.

Voters voting at the Nomadic Primary School, Polling Unit , Esu Palace Polling both Bwari Area Council, during the FCT Area Council at Bwari Area Council in Abuja on Saturday (9/03/19). 02037/9/3/2019/Sumaila Ibrahim/JAU/NAN

Supplementary elections: Voters Chase politicians Away from Polling unit in Bauchi

The elections are holding in 36 polling units scattered across 15 of the 20 local government areas of the state.

Borno state on map used to illustrate the story

Boko Haram: I slept in tents to encourage my people return home – Borno monarch

Askira-Uba was sacked by the insurgents in 2014.

Senator Danjuma Goje

Alleged N6.6bn fraud: Court strikes out 19 of 21 charges against Goje, three others

The judge adjourned the case to May 8 for the continuation of hearing on the remaining two charges.

Ali Ndume

Group urges Ndume to vie for Senate president

The group is one among many who have called on several lawmakers to contest for the position.

PDP National chairman, Uche Secondus.

Bauchi Rerun: PDP writes INEC, says no basis for supplementary elections

The party gives reasons for its stance.

INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaking during the formal opening of the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections Result Collation Centre, in Abuja on Sunday (24/2/19). 01726/24/2/2019/BJO/NAN

INEC postpones supplementary governorship election in Adamawa

The commission will, however, hold supplementary elections for two seats in the state House of Assembly.

Adamawa on map

INEC obeys court, postpones Adamawa supplementary governorship election

INEC to hold supplementary elections in two Adamawa State Assembly constituencies.

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (2nd, L) and some National Commissioners, at a news conference to announce the shift of Saturday’s (today) presidential and National Assembly elections to Feb. 23. The governorship and house of assembly, FCT area council elections have also been shifted from March 2 to March 9.

UPDATED: INEC to proceed with Supplementary election in Bauchi – Official

The commission says a court order barring it from collating and announcing results only applied to Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area in Bauchi.

Voters voting at the Nomadic Primary School, Polling Unit , Esu Palace Polling both Bwari Area Council, during the FCT Area Council at Bwari Area Council in Abuja on Saturday (9/03/19). 02037/9/3/2019/Sumaila Ibrahim/JAU/NAN

Court orders indefinite postponement of Adamawa supplementary governorship polls

Court adjourns the case to March 26

Bauchi State on the map

INEC to proceed with supplementary election in Bauchi – Official

INEC says a court order barring it from collating and announcing results only applied to Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area in Bauchi.

Adamawa on map

FEC approves construction of new building for Adamawa State University

The new building, which is for the Faculty of Arts, is to be constructed at a cost of N613,395,650.

Bauchi State Governor, Muhammed Abubakar

Court adjourns suit by APC, Bauchi governor

The plaintiffs in the suit are challenging the decision of INEC to resume collation of results of an election that was earlier declared inconclusive.

PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

PDP drags judge who halted Bauchi guber collation to NJC

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered INEC not to go ahead with its plan to collate, conclude and announce the results of the governorship election in Bauchi State.

Bauchi State on the map

Bauchi: INEC challenges court order stopping collation of results

“Until that motion is taken, the court order barring us from collating the result of Tafawa Balewa area subsists.”

APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole Photo: DailyPost

Bauchi Governorship: APC arm-twisting judiciary, PDP says

“The PDP cautions that if this desperate underhand measure by the APC to halt electoral processes is not checked, our hard earned democracy will fail us and our nation thrown into anarchy.”

Bauch State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar

Court stops INEC from collating Bauchi governorship election results

The governor challenges the decision of INEC not to conduct supplementary polls.

Nigerian Army

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa community, burns bank

An official says the terrorists were eventually repelled by soldiers.

Gwazu 003 polling unit shuwa ward madagali local government area Adamawa state were the voters are in waiting to cast their vote

INEC provides more details of Adamawa governorship supplementary election

The supplementary elections are to hold in 14 LGAs.

Bauchi State on the map

Bauchi Governorship: APC cries foul, accuses INEC of supporting PDP

APC says it was not given a fair-hearing in Bauchi.

INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaking during the formal opening of the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections Result Collation Centre, in Abuja on Sunday (24/2/19). 01726/24/2/2019/BJO/NAN

Bauchi Election: INEC confirms PREMIUM TIMES report, to reinstate Tafawa Balewa result

If the result is accepted as PREMIUM TIMES has learnt, it will extend the PDP’s lead in the election to 14,207 votes.

PDP Head Quarters [Photo: George Ogala]

PDP alleges plot by INEC to cancel more votes in Bauchi

INEC had on Monday declared the Bauchi State governorship election inconclusive.