He accused politicians in Abia state of hiring thugs to destroy opponent’s campaign billboards and warned that police would not tolerate the situation to avoid breakdown of law and order.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Cross River State are on war path over destruction of bill boards and posters.
Obiano, who spoke during a press interview, admonished political parties and their candidates participating in the forthcoming polls to conduct their campaigns peacefully or face humiliation by the people at the elections.
Your political opponents also alleged that the Paris Club refund meant to pay workers in the state was shared between your family and the governor lending credence to a report that your son was arrested by the EFCC driving a vehicle worth N100mill...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worry over the large number of uncollected Permanent Voters Card (PVCs) in Plateau state.
The office, located at Ijapo area of Akure, the state capital was on Wednesday attacked by hoodlums who destroyed the billboards and posters of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
The CUPP in a statement issued by its first spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, yesterday, also drew the attention of Nigerians to plans by the President Buhari administration to deploy military personnel across the country ahead of the polls.
The Alex Otti Campaign Organisation has vowed that it will resist every attempt by the Okezie Ikpeazu’s government to draw it into a street fight, as the 2019 gubernatorial elections approach.
The Senior Special Adviser to the Abia State Governor on Media, Ugochukwu Emezue, has advised the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state, to focus on ways to resolve internal crisis bedevilling her, rather than engaging in falseho...
Both spoke at the Transition Monitoring Group,TMG, stakeholders’ round table on 2019 general elections, tagged “Political Corruption and other Emerging Issues”, organized in collaboration with Christian Aid,V2P and Hope Givers Initiative in Abuja.
The Tor Tiv, James Ayatse, on Tuesday placed a curse on politicians who instigate violence in the state before, during or after the general elections.
“This meeting is to remind political parties and their supporters to ensure peace and hitch-free general elections because the international communities are watching us.
Regretting that the fighting was hampering the delivery of assistance to hundreds of thousands, he stressed: “This is the largest withdrawal of aid workers since international humanitarian response was scaled up in 2016.”
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Bayelsa on Sunday assured fair treatment to all parties participating in the forth coming polls in the state.
He assured stakeholders that smart card readers, which he said had been upgraded for better performance and efficiency, would be deployed for voter verification and authentication during the election.
Ogunkua maintained that the security guard on duty who is now recuperating at an undisclosed hospital tried to inquire about the mission of the hoodlums but was beaten black and blue and got injured in the process before he was tied up within the ...
IPOB leader, Nnamdi KANU, had said in his broadcast that Abia and Ebonyi people should vote out Ikpeazu and Umah, claiming that they are sabotaging their agitation.
Saraki alleged that the Police had continued to show hostility towards him and his supporters in Kwara State as part of efforts to jeopardise and undermine his personal security and that of his immediate and larger family.
The Police Command in Niger is fully ready to provide adequate security before, during and after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s visit to the state on Saturday, Jan. 12.
Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Akwa Ibom State, Dr. Mike Igini, who disclosed this yesterday, said the ban would remain in place until after the elections.
Instead of debating issues, the main candidates, Muhammadu Buhari and Atiku Abubakar, through their overzealous spin doctors, have been engaging in tit-for-tat mudslinging, scavenging for dirt to throw at each other.