The Independent Nigerian Electoral Commission’s Website Has Been Hijacked

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The Nigerian presidential elections are in full swing. And as if the Independent Nigerian Electoral Commission doesn’t have enough things to worry about, their website just got hacked by some people calling themselves the Nigerian Cyber Army. As is customary, there is a rambling signature left by the hackers, in

Tight security in Jos as voters turn out for elections

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Security was tight in Jos-Bukuru area of Plateau as residents turned out to cast their votes in the Presidential and National Assembly elections. The Security personnel were deployed at various polling centres, check points and other strategic locations in the area for the polls.

Jonathan quits voting station as card reader malfunctions

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President Goodluck Jonathan turned up Saturday to accredit himself and his wife Patience for his re-election bid but problems with new voting technology forced to him to temporarily abandon his plans. The post Jonathan quits voting station as card reader malfunctions appeared first on Vanguard News.

Late arrival of electoral materials in Abeokuta

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There were complaints of late arrival of officials of Independent National Electoral Commission and materials in Abeokuta and adjourned local government . The post Late arrival of electoral materials in Abeokuta appeared first on Vanguard News.

Only 14 voters accredited at Jonathan’s unit so far

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According to ChannelsTV report, only 14 voters have been accredited at Otuoke polling unit of President Goodluck Jonathan as at 11:05am, two hours after the exercise started at the unit. The post Only 14 voters accredited at Jonathan’s unit so far appeared first on Vanguard News.

Ex-dictator vs fortunate son in Nigeria’s presidential vote

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The two main candidates in Nigeria's tense presidential election on Saturday cut sharply different profiles: an ex-military ruler who once cracked down on indiscipline and a zoologist rarely seen without his stylish fedora. The post Ex-dictator vs fortunate son in Nigeria’s presidential vote appeared first on Vanguard News.

Jonathan Finally Gets Accredited

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President Goodluck Jonathan and wife, Patience Jonathan was not been accredited by the Independent National Electoral Commission’s  voter cards.

Bomb Goes Off At Polling Station In Enugu State

A bomb went off today at WTC primary and secondary school premises in Enugu where there are 5 polling booths. Enugu CP Dan Bature addressing newsmen at the scene of the bomb blast said “What I am confirming to you is that there is a Honda Accord car that was abandoned

Lagos: INEC In False Start

*Logistics Mar Election In Part of Lagos Kazeem Ugbodaga Voters waiting to be accredited in Edo

Governor Akpabio Bribes INEC REC With N2.5 Billion, Finalises Plans To Rig Election

With just a few hours to the presidential election, the Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio, is said to have finalised a series of plans to manipulate today’s presidential and legislative elections in his state in favour of President Goodluck Jonathan and other candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party

Nigerian Celebs Spotted Voting!

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With a lot of issues on the table, from lack of national security to a weakened Naira, this election is very critical. Nigerian celebrities are never ones to miss a photo op, and this time it’s for a very positive cause – to raise awareness for you to get out

Impressive turn out, delayed accreditation

Jethro Ibileke/Benin Voters waiting to be accredited Thousands of electorate who turned out on Saturday to vote candidates of their choice in the Presidential and national assembly elections were disappointed as accreditation was decayed.

Election 2015: Lamido To Pay APC Candidate N30m

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 A Federal High Court sitting in Dutse, the capital of Jigawa State, has awarded N30 million damages against the governor of the state, Alhaji Sule Lamido and three other defendants for violating the rights of the All Progressives Congress senatorial candidate for Jigawa central, Honourable Muhammad Sabo Nakudu.

PHOTOS: Alleged PDP Thugs Attack Lagos Commissioner For Transport, INEC Office In Agege

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The Lagos state commissioner for transportation, Kayode Opeifa, has been attacked by gunmen believed to be thugs of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The gunmen who were on rampage in Agege first attacked Agege Local Government where council staff were holding a vigil ahead of the presidential election then went on