INEC GIVES MORE DETAILS ON RIVERS RELEASE OF RESULTS

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has named the seventeen local government areas of Rivers State where results have been collated and ready for announcement. And they include: Ahoada East, Bonny, Akuku-Toru, Obio-Akpor, Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni, Omuma, Port Harcourt, Ikwerre, Emohua, Tai, Opobo-Nkoro, Andoni ,Eleme, Etche, Ogu–Bolo, Oyigbo, Okrika. The commission also named Adoada West, Asari Toru, Degema, Abua Odual, Khana and Gokana as the remaining six local government areas where the commission is expected to commence collation of electoral results. The INEC Administrative Secretary in Rivers State, Elder Etim Umoh, who…

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7 REASONS WHY BIMDOW LOST RE-ELECTION IN ADAMAWA

Adamawa Governor Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow finally fell to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s Umaru Fintiri on Friday at the end of the supplementary poll. Bindow’s ouster was evident immediately after the March 9 election when Fintiri went ahead of him by 32,467 votes. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the election inconclusive only because Fintiri’s 32,467 margin of lead was smaller than the number of cancelled votes- 40,948. Fintri won at the 44 polling units in 14 LGAs where the supplementary poll held. While Fintiri got 9,081 in the…

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NO ELECTION PETITION IN ADAMAWA AS BINDOW CONGRATULATES FINTIRI

Bindow expressed committment to democratic norms that would help strengthened democratic practice in the state and country as a whole. “As a democrat, I cherish democratic norms and values, as it is practised in the civilised world,” he said. Jibrilla Bindow, Governor of Adamawa State, has conceded defeat and congratulated Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, winner of the 2019 governorship election in the state. In a state broadcast, a text of which was made available to SaharaReporters, Bindow congratulated Fintiri and wished him a successful term of office. “In view of the…

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OMO-AGEGE’S LOSES APPEAL AGAINST JUDGEMENT NULLIFYING HIS CANDIDATURE

   Senator Ovie Omo-Agege By Eseoghene Emuke The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, the Edo State Capital, on Friday dismissed a case filled by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege seeking a leave of court to appeal the Federal High Court Judgement which sacked the Prophet Jones Erue-led faction of the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Also dismissed is a case filled by the House of Representatives-elect, Rev Francis Ejiroghene Waive. The Federal High Court Asaba had sacked the Erue-led faction of Delta APC which produced Senator Omo-Agege…

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HOW PDP’S FINTIRI BEAT APC’S BINDOW IN ALL 14 LGS WHERE RERUN TOOK PLACE

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted the election in 44 polling units. The commission announced the votes the two leading parties scored in the exercise and a summation by TheCable showed that Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) polled 10,480 votes while Jibrilla Bindow of the APC secured 1391 votes, leaving a margin of 9089. https://www.thecable.ng/breaking-apc-loses-in-all-14-lgas-where-adamawa-supplementary-poll-held/amp (Quote) (Report) 7 Likes (Like) 3 Shares (Share)

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PDP’,S UMAR FINTIRI WINS ADAMAWA GUBER ELECTION DEFEATING INCUMBENT GOVERNOR, BINDOW

PDP’s Fintiri Unseats Incumbent APC Governor In ADAMAWA Umar Fintiri, candidate of the peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has won the Adamawa State governorship election. To emerge victor, FIntiri polled a total of 376,552 votes to beat Jibrilla Bindow, incumbent Governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who secured 336,386 votes, amounting to a margin of 40,166. Before Thursday’s supplementary election, Fintiri had polled 367,471 votes while Bindow had 334,995, leaving a margin of 32,476 votes and placing him in a quite comfortable situation, as only 40,988 votes were…

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ADAMAWA SUPPLEMENTARY ELECTION HOLDS TODAY AS 40,988 DECIDE WHO WOULD BE GOVERNOR

Olufemi Atoyebi and Hindi Livinus The supplementary governorship election in Adamawa State will hold on Thursday (today) after weeks of litigation process occasioned by a suit instituted by Mustapha Shaba, who is the counsel for the governorship candidate of the Movement for the Restoration and Defence of Democracy, Eric Thema. The suit is challenging the omission of the MRDD party logo from the ballot papers used by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the first governorship election in the state on March 9. This, Shaba argued, impeded his client’s chances…

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SEE THE DAMNING REPORT OF FOREIGN OBSERVERS ON KANO SUPPLEMENTARY ELECTION

Kano state PAN African Women Projects (PAWP), one of the accredited foreign election observers in Nigeria, has condemned the conduct of Kano supplementary election, insisting that it was characterised by large-scale irregularities and violence. The international election observer group based in Johannesburg, South Africa, specifically accused security operatives of compromising their professional ethics and turning blind eyes on cases of violence, intimidation and abuse of electoral process in Kano. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, winner of the supplementary election with 1,033,695…

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COURT ADJOURNS SUIT CHALLENGING BUHARI’S, ATIKU’S CAMPAIGN FUNDING

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned a suit challenging the campaign funding of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, to May 7. The presidential candidate of the National Rescue Movement, Usman Ibrahim, who filed the suit wants the court to nullify the participation of the president and Atiku in the February 23, 2019, Presidential poll, because according to him, they spent more than was provided by the Electoral Act on their campaigns. The suit was filed on behalf of the plaintiff…

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RIVERS AAC GUBER CANDIDATE EXPOSES SHOCKING MOVES BY WIKE TO BUY HIM OVER

The brick-bat between Wike and the new opposition face in Rivers continues as fresh allegations have been made against the Governor. The African Action Congress (AAC) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Engr. Biokpomabo Awara, has addressed claims by his erstwhile deputy candidate that the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and the All Progressives Congress (APC), forced them to sign post dated resignation letters. Aware while expressing disappointment over Yeeh’s resignation and defection to the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) refuted the allegations. According to him, Amaechi and the APC offered…

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