YOU HAVE TILL APRIL 16 TO RESPOND TO ATIKU’S PETITION, PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS PETITION TRIBUNAL TELLS INEC, BUHARI

You have till April 16 to respond to Atiku’s petition… Appeal Court tells Buhari, INEC & APC. The court of Appeal has issued out last warning to The Independent National Electoral Commission and the All Progressives Congress ( APC) to have till Thursday to file their responses to the election petition jointly filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, HE Alhaji Alhaji Atiku Abubakar Gcon, challenging the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. President Muhammadu Buhari, who is the candidate of the APC, has till at…

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WE HAVE PROOF ATIKU WON THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION- BUBA GALADIMA

Buba Galadima is one of the spokesmen of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign in the general election. Though he leads the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) as its national chairman, he is a resolute member of the Atiku campaign on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview aired on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, Galadima insists that the PDP won the February 23 presidential election and that the court process would be used to prove the assertion. Group Politics Editor, TAIWO ADISA who monitored the interview, brings…

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KANO ELECTIONS PETITION TRIBUNAL WARNS POLITICIANS

The Governorship/National and State Houses of Assembly petition Tribunal has been inaugurated in Kano on Thursday by Justice Nayai Aganaba who is the Chairman of the Election Petition Tribunal. The Chairman of the tribunal who inaugurated a three man committee comprising of his humble self, and two other members, namely; justice Ashu Augustine Ewah and Mustapha Tijjani assured that there would be no external influence in dispensing Justice to all the election petition before them. Aganaba admonished all the lawyers involved to conduct themselves in accordance to the ethics of…

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WHAT LAST MINUTE FAKE NEWS DID TO MY ELECTORAL VICTORY IN TYE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION- MOGHALU

The presidential candidate of the Youth Progressive Party (YPP), Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has said the party’s votes were “stolen, suppressed and diverted” on February 23. In his first major post-election press interview, Moghalu told The Interview that his party had “many credible indications” of the electoral fraud. He said he was targeted by those who felt threatened by his message, as a result of which they launched a wave of fake news attacks that he had stepped down for the two front-runners. “I was the only presidential candidate targeted with such fake…

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WIKE DECLARED WINNER OF RIVERS GUBER ELECTION

The Independent National Electoral  Commission (INEC) on Wednesday declared Nyesom Ezenwo Wike as the winner of the Rivers Governorship Election. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike playing with a toddler in Port Harcourt  during his inspection of the ongoing construction of the Mile One Market. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governor polled 886,264 votes to win the March 9 Governorship/State House of Assembly election in Rivers. Wike took an early lead on Tuesday as result collation resumed in Port Harcourt. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) suspended the collation of…

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ZAMFARA GOVERNOR-ELECT SUES INEC OVER CERTIFICATE OF RETURN

He has not been issued certificate of return, same.thing with other Assembly members- elect in the State. No fewer than 20 political parties in Zamfara State have sued the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over its refusal to issue Certificates of Return to the governor-elect and members-elect of the state House of Assembly. The suit was filed at the Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday by Ebenezer Adabaki, on behalf of the plaintiffs. The plaintiffs include Zayyanu Haske, Chairman, Forum of Political Parties in Zamfara, governor-elect of the state, Muktar…

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COURT DISMISSES SUIT TRYING TO STOP COLLATION OF RIVERS GUBER ELECTION RESULT

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed a suit filed by the African Action Congress and three of its members seeking to stop the Independent National Electoral Commission from concluding and collating the results of the March 9, 2019 governorship and House of Assembly Elections in Rivers State Dismissing the suit in a judgment, Justice Inyang Ekwo upheld the preliminary objection filed by the Peoples Democratic Party to challenge the jurisdiction of the court to hear the case. The judge agreed with the PDP that…

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LET THE WILL OF RIVERS PEOPLE PREVAIL, OBI BEGS INEC

Police man strategic locations as results collations begin today Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja As the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) resumes the collation of governorship results in Rivers State today, the Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the recent general election, Mr. Peter Obi, yesterday advised that the will of the people must be allowed to prevail. This is as the state police command said it has commenced the deployment of personnel at strategic areas and collation centres for election results collation. The former Anambra State…

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THE RETURN OF PDP

The performances of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded presidential and gubernatorial polls have surprised many Nigerians. The party suffered a great defeat in the 2015 general election. It lost power at the centre and some states particularly in Northern Nigeria. With the defeat and the attendant shock or confusion that trailed the party, many Nigerians thought the party would cease to exist. These assumptions were proved wrong as the party had a breath of fresh air in the 2019 general election. In the build up to…

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RIVERS ELECTION RESULTS COLLATION: SEE WHAT POLICE WOULD DO TODAY

Rivers State Police Command on Monday said it has commenced the deployment of personnel to strategic areas and collation centres for election results collation scheduled to begin in the state on Tuesday. The Command’s Spokesman, Nnamdi Omoni, a deputy superintendent of police, made this known in a statement issued in Port Harcourt, the state capital on Monday. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had on March 21, announced the resumption of collation and announcement of results in the state between April 2 and April 5. According to Mr Omoni, the…

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