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We Do Not Monitor Salt, Rice Sharing By Political Parties – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission is not responsible for the monitoring of the sharing of salt, rice and other commodities by political parties during political campaigns according to the Head, INEC’s Department of Voter Education and Publicity in Bayelsa State, Wilfred Ifogah. Ifogah said this as a reaction to an ...

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We Will Not Tolerate Attack On Our Staff, Vote Buying — INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission a.k.a INEC has come out to warn everyone concerned that it would not condone any kind of attack on its personnel, ad hoc staff or materials to be deployed for the Bayelsa State November 16, governorship polls. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu dished out this ...

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INEC Must Be Fair On Our Kids – Omotola Jalade

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Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade has blasted INEC for they way they have treated now stranded NYSC corps members after the elections was postponed in a manner most people did not expect. She even blasted parents that allow their kids act as officers for INEC. Her words, “I still maintain what ...

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INEC Doesn’t Count Tweets Or Retweets – Banky W

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Singer turned Politician, BankyW, has said that whatever is done or not done on social media doesn’t affect anyone in any election. He revealed this recently, At the meeting, Banky W who is running for the Federal House of Representatives, Eti-Osa constituency, on the platform of the Modern Democratic Party ...

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INEC Praise 2Face Idibia, Ketil Karlson

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has praised 2Face Idibia a.k.a 2baba and other celebrities for using their position in the society to encourage the youths to be play a role in the electoral process. According to INEC, the general elections set to happen in Feb will be for the ...

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INEC Used A Wrong Logo For My Party – Banky W

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Banky W has notified Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for using the wrong logo as the logo of his political party, the Modern Democratic Party, MDP, on the ballot paper for Feb elections. He also talked about how his surname was spelt wrongly. His words, “VERY URGENT!!! It turns out ...

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INEC Declares APC’s Obaseki As Winner Of Edo Governorship Election

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The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress ( APC), Godwin Obaseki , has been declared winner of the Edo State governorship election . The APC candidate won majority of the votes cast, getting a total of 319,483 votes, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced. Mr. Obaseki ’s closest ...

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My regret as INEC chairman � Prof. Jega

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, on Monday reviewed his tenure as the boss of the electoral body and concluded that his only regret was that he was unable to create a separate salary structure for INEC workers. Jega spoke in Abuja during a retreat� titled, ...

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INEC Releases Statement On State Elections

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Press statement from INEC. Read below… The Independent National Electoral Commission conducted Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections across the country on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Governorship elections were held in 29 States of the Federation, while State Assembly elections were held in 36 states. No election took place ...

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INEC releases statement ahead of Saturday’s elections

Press statement from INEC ahead of Saturday Gubernatorial elections.. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has received reports that some political leaders are asking members of the public to disregard its stated resolve to use Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) and Smart Card Readers (SCRs) for the April 11, 2015 Governorship ...

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#Nigeriadecides – INEC Releases Official 2015 Presidential Election Results

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at the moment, releasing the official 2015 presidential results..So far they have released results from six states ..will keep updating FCT ABUJA(PDP Winner) PDP:157,195 APC – 146,399 EKITI(PDP WINNER) PDP-176,466 APC-120,331 CPP 330, �HDP 94, KOWA 108 PPN 388, UPP 145. OGUN (APC WINNER) ...

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#NigeriaDecides INEC website hacked!!

Today is the presidential elections amd as events are unfolding, INEC’s official website has been hacked. Above is what else the hackers posted Tweet

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Casts your votes and go home, dont wait at polling booths – IG tells Nigerians

In the past, after voting during elections, many Nigerians stay back at the polling booths,to witness the votes being counted. But the Inspector General of Police,Suleiman Abba has said no one should wait at the polling booths. Two to three police officers will be attached to each polling unit, and ...

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We’ll use card readers � INEC Chairman, Attahiru Jega

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INEC chairman, Attahiru Jega said the commission would proceed with plans to use card readers in the forthcoming elections despite resistance from PDP. Jega made this comments on Monday, march 16, 2015 during a town hall meeting in Abuja. The INEC boss said �If we don’t use card readers, we ...

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Postponed election, an act of desperation from an incumbent terrified of losing – Chimamanda Adichie

In a piece titled “Democracy, Deferred”, award winning author, Chimamanda Adichie described the recent postponement of the general elections as an act of desperation from an incumbent terrified of losing. Below is the article published on The Atlantic… Last week, Victor, a carpenter, came to my Lagos home to fix ...

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INEC denies replacing Jega

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Through a top official has denied reports that a replacement has been chosen for its Chairman, Attahiru Jega. Facebook Rumours have been rife that Jega has been replaced by Professor Nazim Olufemi Mimiko, INEC Has confirmed that the News is nothing but an unfounded ...

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Gbenro Ajibade, Gideon Okeke, Tayo Faniran, Others Become INEC Ambassadors | Photos

Gbenro Ajibade, Gideon Okeke, Tayo Faniran, Others Become INEC Ambassadors

INEC this morning declared, Gideon Okeke, Gbenro Ajibade, Tayo Faniran, Frank Edwards, Micheal Godson and a host of others INEC ambassadors at the on-going National Youth Summit with the subject, Nigerian Youth; Working For Peaceful election, Deepening In Our Democracy. They were decorated this morning at the summit as INEC ...

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INEC spread sheet showing qualifications Of 2015 Presidential Candidates

This sheet released by INEC shows the list of the 2015 presidential candidates and their qualifications Tweet

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Checkout all 14 presidential candidates and their running mates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) published the list of the 14 presidential candidate and their running mates for the 2015 elections. The names were posted on their website on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. See their names below: 1. (AD)Rufus Salawu and Akuchie Clif as his vice president. 2. (ACPN)Alhaji ...

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INEC Registers 68.8m Voters For This Year’s General Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday said that it registered 68, 833, 476 voters for this year’s general elections. Similarly, the commission has also cleared 14 presidential candidates for the presidential election, 739 candidates for the Senate while 1780 candidates are for the Federal House of Representatives election. It ...

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