Kogi PDP boycotts rescheduled assembly election over alleged insecurity
INEC on Saturday rescheduled the elections due to wrong ballot papers taken to the area
PDP governorship candidate loses own local govt in Kwara
APC won in the 11 local government areas so far declared. The state has 16 LGAs.
APC wins three chairmanship seats in Abuja, two others declared inconclusive
Elections in some polling units in Bwari and Kuje area councils were cancelled due to violence.
It’s Official: APC wins AMAC chairmanship election in Abuja
The incumbent APC chairman defeated his PDP challenger.
INEC postpones elections in parts of four Benue LGs
“The election in Mbalon is rescheduled because of the burning of electoral materials by thugs.”
Gunmen kidnap, release six INEC staff, materials in Kogi
The affected INEC staff were said to have been kidnapped by armed thugs decked in fake police and army uniforms.
How we seized bags of cash from Benue APC governorship candidate — EFCC
Supporters of Emmanuel Jime attacked anti-graft officers during the recovery on Saturday, the agency said.
Gov. Ortom wins Benue government house polling unit
PDP lost the polling unit in the presidential election.
Kogi CP deploys more police officers to curb ballot snatching
The police say the situation is being addressed.
Elections: Gov. Ishaku condemns arrest of PDP supporters in Taraba
The governor says it is unfair to intimidate opposition in an election.
Shooting, ballot box snatching spread in Kogi capital
A man was shot when thugs invaded the polling unit to snatch ballot box and other materials.
Ex-Niger gov, Babangida Aliyu, decries low voters turnout
“My advice is that voters should be ready accept result, the way it comes.”
Ignore message of Kwara APC governorship candidate’s withdrawal – Reps member
Mr Abdulrasaq was said to have stepped down due to the WAEC scandal he is enmeshed in.
Thugs set ablaze primary school containing electoral materials in Benue
No official of the commission including ad hoc staff was hurt.
Elections: New commissioner of police deployed to Benue
7,480 security personnel drafted for election duties in the state.
32 candidates to contest Benue governorship election
There are 432 candidates contesting for the 32 seats in the state house of assembly.
Election: Underage voters will be dealt with in Plateau – INEC
The official expresses INEC’s readiness for the polls.
Elections: Yahaya Bello assures of tighter security for Saturday’s elections
Kogi was amongst the few states that witnessed violence during the presidential elections two weeks ago.