The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 435,015 registered voters in Osun are yet to collect their PVCs. 1,246,915 PVCs were collected from INEC by registered voters in the state as at Wednesday, September 19.
A teenager has reportedly been killed by a stray bullet while three other persons sustained various degrees of injuries after a clash between officers of the Nigerian Army and members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria.
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state, has on Friday, September 21, in the state capital, Ibadan, announced his intention to contest the Oyo south senatorial seat on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC).
Jigawa government on Friday, September 21, donated relief materials to over 3,000 flood victims taking shelter at Kaugama local government area of the state. The victims are in various camps in Dakaiyyawa, Yelleman and Hadin.
Two presidential aspirants on the platform of the PDP have disagreed with Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike's claim that opposition party, All Progressives Congress (APC) is sponsoring some presidential aspirants in PDP.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has once again accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of colluding with the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), to witch-hunt political opposition.
40 officials of the Police Commission Service (PCS) have been deployed to Osun state to monitor the conduct of police officers on electoral duty during the upcoming governorship election slated for September 22.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned that vote-buying may cause election violence which can mar the democracy of the nation if care is not taken to put a stop to it before the 2019 general elections.
There is trouble in the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), as members and stakeholders disagree over the type of primary election to be adopted in choosing the best candidates for the 2019 general elections.
The main headlines of the mainstream Nigerian newspapers for Thursday, September 20, 2018 are focused on the police invitation to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Osun, Ademola Adeleke.
Owoseni Ajayi, who was a personal lawyer to Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state, has written a petition to the governor demanding a legal fee of N600million. He said the money is the fee for 13 cases he handled for Fayose
Abdulwaheed Idiagbon, the son of the late Chief of Staff Supreme Headquarters, Maj.-Gen. Tunde Idiagbon has declared his intention to run for the Ilorin East/Ilorin South federal constituency in the 2019 general elections.
A former Nigerian Ambassador to Switzerland and one of the founding members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared unwavering support for Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar.
The Ekiti governorship election petition tribunal has been moved to Abuja after Adebayo Adelodun, the counsel to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) move the tribunal from the state high court to Abuja for security reasons.
Enugu state police command on Tuesday, September 18, sealed the state secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Jim Nwobodo Avenue, GRA, in the state capital, after two warring factions of the party clashed.
The Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) has said the support that President Muhammadu Buhari enjoyed from the militant groups in Niger Delta is expected as the region has benefitted immensely from the government.
Some presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have reportedly faulted the party's decision to move the presidential convention slated for October 6 to Port Harcourt, Rivers state.
President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned and described as heinous and despicable, the killing of Ms Saifura Hussaini Khorsa, an aid worker, by the Boko Haram terrorists. She was kidnapped about six months ago at the Rann camp.
The National Emergency Management Agency has declared a ‘national disaster’ in Kogi, Anambra, Delta and Niger, following high levels of flooding in the states. Mustapha Maihaja, NEMA Director-General made the declaration in Kogi.
Members of a group, Human and Consumer Rights Advocacy Centre, staged rallies on Monday, September 17, in various parts of Lagos like Ojota, Ogba, Berger, Iyana Ipaja to support Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s re-election.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state on Monday, September 17, accused his political opponent and leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Senator George Akume, of threatening to disrupt the peace in the state.
Some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ikeja Federal Constituency, Lagos state, on Monday, September 17, staged a peaceful protest against the re-election of House of Representatives member, James Faleke.