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Edo 2024: Will my vote count?

As the 2024 governorship election approaches in Edo State, citizens are wondering if they will be able to exercise their fundamental right to vote without fear of intimidation, manipulation, or coercion.
2 months ago
Ongoing by-election accreditation and voting exercise at Government Day Secondary School, Narayi polling unit. Photo:NAN

Rerun/Bye-elections: Voter apathy, violence mar polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday suspended the rerun and bye-elections in certain constituencies in the country following the outbreak of violence and other glaring irregularities that marred the exercise.
5 months ago
INEC Chairman, Prof.-Yakubu-Mahmood

Vote-buying bazaar at Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi polling

The off-season governorship election held last weekend in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi states revealed that politicians have perfected illegal acts of voters’ inducement to sabotage the will of the people.
8 months ago
Cross Section of Voters At Ekwenja Ukwu-Ozu Polling Ward Omuma Community of Oru-East LGA Of Imo State during the 2023 Imo State Governorship Election on Saturday (11/11/23). 27914/11/11/2023/ Mike Agada/MO/NAN

Vote buying, apathy Mar governor polls in Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi

It was another sad tale of massive vote buying, voter apathy, disenfranchisement and outright rigging yesterday, as the electorate in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi states filed out to elect their next governors.
8 months ago
Yakubu Dogara

Dogara alleges vote-buying in Bauchi

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has alleged that there was massive vote-buying in some local councils of Bauchi State during the governorship and House of Assembly elections yesterday.
1 year ago
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