Independent National Electoral Commission News

Adebutu remains Ogun gov candidate – PDP

It urged the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to insulate the commission from unnecessary controversies by immediately obeying the judgment of the Court of Appeal of December 18, 2018, and without further delay reflect Adebutu’s name on the ballot paper, in the interest of a hitch free and peaceful election in Ogun state.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

[BREAKING] Diezani cash: Court convicts INEC official of bribery

Oladimeji Ramon The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday convicted an ex-Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Mr Christian Nwosu, who was charged with bribery.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

Court found Ex-INEC officials guilty of N264.88m money laundering

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday convicted the former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Administrative Secretary in Kwara State, Mr Christian Nwosu.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

2019 elections: INEC begins training of officials in Lagos

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Lagos State has begun training of about 1,000 Supervisory Presiding Officers in preparation for the forthcoming general elections.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

2019: PDP disowns Buruji, affirms Adebutu as party’s governorship candidate

Ologbondiyan added, “The PDP cautions the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to insulate the commission from unnecessary controversies by immediately obeying the judgment of the Court of Appeal of December 18, 2018, and without further delay reflect Hon.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

Ogun guber: PDP insists on Adebutu

By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – With a handful of weeks to the governorship elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has notified the attention of the Independent National Electoral Commission, election observers and the general public that its gubernatorial candidate in Ogun State is Honourable Ladi Adebutu.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

INEC recruitment: Commission reveals number of ad-hoc staff needed in Cross Rivers

Ahead of the forthcoming elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Cross River on Wednesday said it will recruit 15,000 ad-hoc staff for the exercise.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

Illegal recruitment: INEC cautions Lagos residents

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State says it has apprehended some individuals impersonating officials of the commission and engaging in illegal recruitment of staff for INEC.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

BREAKING: ACPN Disowns Ezekwesili, Endorses Buhari's Second Term Bid

Whatever she had received belongs to the party and we must render account to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

BREAKING: Court Convicts Ex-INEC Official Of Benefiting From $115.01m Diezani Bribes

Christian Nwosu, a former Administrative Secretary with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has been convicted of benefiting from a sum of $115.01m that Diezani Alison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum Resources, paid to several people towards compromising the 2015 general election.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019