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INEC releases official statement on Nigeria’s Gubernatorial Elections

April 12, 2015 2:18 pm
INEC releases official statement on Nigeria’s Gubernatorial Elections

Press statement from INEC. Read below… The Independent National Electoral Commission conducted Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections across the country on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Governorship elections were held in 29 States of the Federation, while State Assembly elections were held in 36 states. No election took place […]

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Nigeria’s press statement from INEC ahead of Saturday Gubernatorial elections

April 10, 2015 3:20 am
Nigeria’s press statement from INEC ahead of Saturday Gubernatorial elections

Press statement from INEC ahead of Saturday Gubernatorial elections.. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has received reports that some political leaders are asking members of the public to disregard its stated resolve to use Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) and Smart Card Readers (SCRs) for the April 11, 2015 Governorship […]

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US president Barack Obama presents Attahiru Jega with Certificate of Commendation

April 8, 2015 12:37 pm
US president Barack Obama presents Attahiru  Jega with Certificate of Commendation

US president Barack Obama a few days ago presented a Certificate of Commendation to INEC chairman, Attahiru Jega, over the conduct of the Presidential and National Assembly elections on March 28th, which they said was free and fair, credible and the best election ever held in Nigeria. The ‘Certificate of Commendation’ […]

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INE press statement on Nigeria’s upcoming Guber elections and Card Readers

April 6, 2015 4:50 pm
INE press statement on Nigeria’s upcoming Guber elections and Card Readers

Independent National Electoral Commission has issued a press statement to clarify on the ongoing rumour of whether card readers will be used in the upcoming Governorship election. Statement below The Independent National Electoral Commission wishes to inform all Nigerians that Card Readers will be used for the April 11, 2015 […]

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Professor Attahiru Jega will be leaving office in June as INEC chairman

April 3, 2015 1:20 pm
Professor Attahiru Jega will be leaving office in June as INEC chairman

INEC Chairman, Professor Attahiru Jega says he will be leaving office in June this year when his tenure as Chairman of the electoral body ends. In an interview with BBC Hausa, Professor Jega said even if he is asked to continue in office, he would not. “I am grateful to […]

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Nigeria’s hacked INEC website restored during election

March 28, 2015 1:46 pm
Nigeria’s hacked INEC website restored during election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Nigeria has restored its hacked website, hours after it was struck by “Nigerian Cyber Army”. The website was hacked in the morning on Saturday, hours after the accreditation of voters started. “Sorry xD Your Site has been STAMPED by Team Nigerian Cyber Army. […]

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Nigeria’s INEC Website was hacked During Election

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Nigeria’s INEC Website was hacked During Election

The website of the Independent National Electoral Commission has been hacked. The website is hacked by a group that parade itself as Nigerian Cyber Army. The hacking was confirmed by INEC on its Twitter handle,  @inecnigeria “We are aware of the recent hack of our @inecnigeria website, we are currently […]

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Photo: INEC Card Reader failure reported at some Polling Units

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Photo: INEC Card Reader failure reported at some Polling Units

A few LIB readers in different parts of the country are sending in reports. One said as at 10.13am this morning, not a single card reader is working in all the voting centers in Jalingo, Taraba state capital. Another said “there’s a 100% failure rate at polling unit 032,  Ifelodun […]

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INEC postpones election in seven federal constituencies in Jigawa state

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INEC postpones election in seven federal constituencies in Jigawa state

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) in Jigawa state has announced the postponement of election in seven out of eleven federal constituencies. According to the resident electoral commissioner in the state, Alhaji Halliru Aliyu Tambawel, the postponement was as a result of lack of sensitive materials including ballot papers and results […]

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APC admonished voters to Ignore IGP

March 20, 2015 6:47 pm
APC admonished voters to Ignore IGP

The Inspector General of Police released a statement today asking Nigerians to go home immediately after voting, but APC says voters should ignore that directive and can wait to see of their votes are counted. Read the statement below… The All Progressives Congress (APC) has told Nigerian voters to ignore […]

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