Pastor Kayode Jacobs, Chairman, African Democratic Congress (ADC), Lagos State Chapter, told newsmen that the party had yet to commence campaigning as it was still setting up strategies to win many positions in the coming elections.
On Tuesday, the APC in Lagos kicked-off its campaigns at the Skypower Grounds, Ikeja although the exercise was aborted mid-way by violence that claimed no fewer than three lives with many others sustaining injuries.
In developed climes, the electorate do not only have the opportunities of listening to their candidates when they unveil their plans, they also have the chance to interact with them in form of question and answer sessions, to put issues in proper ...
If they are not busy intimidating, maiming, or even killing political opponents, they are charged with snatching ballot boxes or disrupting collation centres.
BMO in a statement by its Chairman, Niyi Akinsiju and Secretary, Cassidy Madueke noted that a sign of the President’s wide acceptability is the fact that PDP governorship and National Assembly candidates in several parts of the country are running...
The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) adopted the Electoral Laws Amendment Bill during a special sitting on Thursday.
While many of us would have loved to see the President at the burial, we would no doubt have been comforted if the period was saturated with plans by our politicians to reverse our current economic downturn.
This joke arose from the honest understanding that the support bases of these so-called political parties might actually not extend beyond the living rooms of the presidential candidates who, ironically, take themselves seriously.
But National Chairman of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Chief Ralphs Okey Nwosu, described the scenario as scandalous, saying: “There are three ways one can explain this: It is the character of the man to shirk responsibility or we have a ...
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Mike Iginni, said on Tuesday the political elite were the major problem of the country.
This joke arose from the honest understanding that the support bases of these so-called political parties might actually not extend beyond the living rooms of presidential candidates who, ironically, take themselves seriously.
CONFIDENT that his administration has recorded a lot of achievements that will earn the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) victory in the forthcoming general elections, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has urged members of the party to m...
Current laws defining the transparency and protocol relating to South Africa’s electoral processes are one step closer the being altered.
The Coalition of United Political Parties has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to outsource his campaign to the All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, if he is fit for the nation’s top job.
It is also popularly held that the decision of President Buhari to retain the security service chiefs after the expiration of their tenures and retirement age portends a big challenge to the ability of the electorate to express their preferences w...
INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu recently announced the agency’s discovery that partisans are buying the cards and numbers with the goal of skewing the ballot.
The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano has denied reports that he was campaigning for candidates of other political parties in the forthcoming general elections.
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By collecting their phone numbers and bank details, the intention is to induce voters by electronic transfer of funds to their accounts since it will be difficult to buy votes at polling units.
The president made the declaration in a statement by Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity at the close of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in Abuja.
ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja vowed that he will not authorise the use of money from the treasury for his re-election campaign.