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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics CLOSE-UP: This is Ahmad Mu’azu, the man in charge of INEC logistics – TheCable

    There has been a lot of confusion on who actually is in charge of the logistics at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) since the chaos that resulted in the rescheduling of the general election. Initially, the social media was buzzing with the news that it was Amina Zakari, …...
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    Amaechi: My issues with Wike, Abe and Mrs Jonathan – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Hours to Saturday’s aborted Presidential and National Assembly Elections, Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, spoke in an interview in which he claimed that his successor as governor of Rivers State, Mr. Nyesom Wike lived in fear of him even as he accused the chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood …...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nigeria Decides 2019: How Davido reacted to INEC postponement of presidential election – Daily Post Nigeria

    Popular Nigerian Musician, Davido has reacted to the postponement of presidential election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on Saturday morning announced the shift of the 2019 presidential and governorship election by a week. Mahmood...
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    INEC announces the postponement of Nigeria’s 2019 general elections – here are the economic implications – Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria

    Business Insider Sub-Saharan Africa looks at four economic implications of the postponement of the 2019 general elections. Nigeria’s electoral umpire reschedules Saturday’s general election citing difficulties in transporting electoral materials. The new dates are February 23 for presidential...
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    Politics How Is The Posponement Of Elections Affecting You? – Nairaland

    The election had been postponed and people are counting the cost. Some in monetary terms and others on braving the risk of moving materials and family… Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2DEFGhm Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Dino Melaye: We Are Proceeding With Recall - INEC Chairman

    The Independent National Electoral Corruption has said it will not be discouraged by the legal obstacles it is facing in the process of recalling Kogi-West lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this at the quarterly consultative meeting with journalists...
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    Politics Rivers Rerun: INEC Releases Update On Etche LG Elections

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has released preliminary report on the river rerun elections conducted in Etche Local government area on Saturday, 26 February, 2017. Read statement below: Recall that hoodlums chopped off the hand of an official of the Independent...
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    Politics Rivers Rerun: Protesters storm INEC Headquarters in Abuja

    Protesters on Tuesday stormed the headquarters of the Independence National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Abuja over what they termed the production of fake results sheets for the Rivers re-run elections. The protesters numbering in hundred alleged that a former acting INEC chairperson, Amina...
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    Politics Why INEC Postponed Edo Governorship Elections- Premium Times

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday postponed the upcoming governorship elections in Edo state. INEC had earlier on Thursday announced that it was going ahead with the exercise, despite pressure from security agencies to postpone it. According to Premium Times...
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    Politics Why INEC Can’t Guarantee Conclusive Elections In 2019 – Chairman

    The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says given the challenges and malpractices that have marred elections both in the past and in recent times in the country, the commission cannot guarantee that the general elections in 2019 will be conclusive...
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    Politics 5 Things You Need to Know About the New INEC Boss, Prof Yakubu Mahmood

    The Senate has ratified the appointment of professor Mahmood Yakubu as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Here are the five most important things you need to know about the Chairman. - Yakubu is a professor of political history and international studies...