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Presidential Election: PDP demands stoppage of announcement of results

Main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to discontinue the announcement of the presidential election results. The PDP demanded that the announcement be placed on hold for INEC to release data of the accreditation done by card readers in the election. The party Read more

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APC’s Lekan Mustapha wins Ogun East senate seat

Senator Lekan Mustapha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was on Tuesday, declared winner of the Ogun East Senatorial district election held on Feb. 23. He is returning to the Senate for a third term. He was elected in 2007 and 2011. Prof. Chris Onwuka, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer, announced the Read more

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PDP rejects presidential election results, says ‘our democracy is under threat’

Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has rejected the result of the presidential election currently being announced in Abuja, the federal capital. The result being rejected by the PDP is yet to be concluded by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) The results are currently being announced in Abuja with less than Read more

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INEC has done a good job says APC campaign

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has done a good job with the conduct of the 2019 general elections. The APC campaign council stated this on Monday just hours after the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rejected results of the election over what it described as irregularities. The Read more

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2019 Elections: Don’t claim victory before final results by INEC, US warns parties

The US ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, has warned against the release of results which are not from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Symington also asked key candidates not to claim victory before the final announcement by INEC. The US envoy also appealed to politicians to honour the peace accord signed to ensure successful Read more

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Buhari: I don’t want to depend on rumours – I’ll wait for INEC results

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he will wait for the final results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to know the outcome of Saturday’s presidential and national elections. Buhari speaking after he arrived Abuja from his home state of Katsina, said he would not rely on rumours concerning the results of the election. Read more

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Election2019: Atiku beats Buhari in 11 of 18 LGAs in Ondo

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has won 11 of the 18 local government areas of Ondo state in the last Saturday Presidential election. Prof. Kayode Soremekun of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, who is the state’s Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), declared this on Sunday in Akure. Read more

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Election2019: Buhari leads in Lagos as INEC declares results of 15 LGAs

The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), President Muhammadu Buhari is leading in Lagos State as INEC collated presidential election results of 15 local government areas of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that APC won in most of the local government results declared so far in the much awaited Read more