Elections: Traders defy restriction, transact businesses in Warri
Traders and customers take to their heels on sighting reporters.
I can’t say for now election is free, fair — Gov Emmanuel
Mr Emmanuel is the PDP candidate in the governorship election.
APC demands investigation into Akwa Ibom INEC fire incident
The fire incident occurred on Friday afternoon.
Why I withdrew my election case from court – Akpabio
Mr Akpabio accused INEC of tampering with election results.
Rivers Elections: What’ll do if APC is not on the ballot on Saturday – Magnus Abe
Mr Abe claims to be the authentic governorship candidate of the APC in Rivers.
Rivers Elections: Amaechi attacks Wike, questions governor’s opposition to soldiers’ deployment
The transport minister, Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday targeted Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, with powerfully evocative remarks, including calling the governor a killer.
Bayelsa gets police commissioner for Saturday’s election
Olushola David served in Abia South Senatorial District during the February 23 presidential and National Assembly Elections.
Elections: Wike meets U.S., British diplomats over ‘illegal activities’ of security agencies
The meeting took place amid allegations by the state government that Nigerian soldiers were invading houses of persons believed to be loyal to the PDP.
Election: Court dismisses suit seeking to nullify Wike’s candidacy
The applicant, Elvis Chinda, had approached the court with a request for it to determine whether Mr Wike was not liable of providing falsified information to INEC.
Security fears in Rivers ahead of governorship election
Residents fear there will be outbreak of violence.
Akpabio withdraws court case challenging election defeat
Mr Akpabio, on Friday, withdrew his application before the court.
Elections: Akwa Ibom declares Friday public holiday
The government says the holiday will enable public servants to travel to their LGAs to participate in Saturday’s elections.
Elections: Police deploy 15,544 personnel in Rivers
319 wards and 4,442 polling units and 2,424 voting points are to be covered by police personnel.
Elections: Rivers to send delegation to console army over soldiers’ death
“The Rivers State Deputy Governor will lead a high-profile delegation to the Nigerian Army.”
268 candidates to contest 25 assembly seats in Cross River
The official said that 38 candidates were female.
South-south APC lobbies Buhari for Senate presidency
An official explains why the region deserves the plum position.
Governor Okowa inaugurates multiple road projects in Sapele, Ethiope West LGAs
Governor Ibori and one of his predecessors call on Deltans to vote for PDP
Army hands over 14 suspected electoral offenders to police in Rivers
The all-male suspects were arrested during the Presidential and National Assembly elections on February 23.
Elections: Save your energy for Boko Haram, Wike tells security agencies
The governor wants the security agencies to abide by global best practices.
26 political parties to contest Cross River governorship poll – INEC
The REC threatens to award zero votes to any party found to be involved in ballot box snatching.
Oil spills agency accuses Aiteo of blocking Bayelsa fire probe
The company says it is conducting its own investigation.