INEC Releases More Election Results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Nigeria has released more results of the presidential election held in Nigeria at the weekend. This is in continuation of the collation and announcement which started at the collation centre in Abuja the nation’s capital on Monday.

Riot Reportedly Breaks Out in Enugu Over High Margin PDP Win


The election results are rolling out and Nigerian citizens are gradually processing it in different ways. This is a photo from Enugu, where Gil Nnaji of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) won the senatorial seat against former Enugu Governor Chimaroke Nnamani, now of People for Democratic Change (PDC). The Enugu election results have

Eight Suspected Boko Haram Gunmen Killed in Gombe, Bauchi


Eight suspected Boko Haram fighters were killed on Monday during fighting in Gombe and Bauchi states, northeast Nigeria, police, residents and local hunters said. Gunmen believed to be Islamist militants have been roaming Bauchi and neighbouring Gombe since the weekend, when there was a series of attacks on polling stations

F78 Weekly News: Featuring Brymo, Majid, MayD, Dame Dash, Dj Xclusive, Kanye west & Diamond


Here is the latest episode of Factory78 weekly news featuring former Chocolate City Records artist Brymo announced birth of his son, Ghanian actor Majid Michel does not believe in Homosexuality, South African Kwaito artist accuser broke down in court, Mayd accused of beating his baby mama, and Dame Dash and

Delay In Announcing Means Manipulating Results – APC


The main opposition party the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the postponement in announcing the results of last weekend’s elections in the South-East and the South-South gives room for concern, against the background of the results that are streaming in from other parts of Nigeria. Alhaji Lai Mohammed, party’s

APC ends Hayatu’s 16-year stay in Senate

Senator Bello Hayatu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the Kano North senatorial seat, defeating Senator Bello Hayatu, who has been in the Senate since 1999. 

Soldiers Kill 3, Arrest One Insurgents in Gombe


Soldiers from the 301 Artillery Regiment (Support Group) of the Nigeria Army, Gombe, on Monday, killed three suspected insurgents and arrested another in Dukku Local government Area of the state. A captain of the regiment who was directed to who brief newsmen on the development, showed them the bodies of

Photos from the mass protest that took place in Akwa-Ibom today

The APC in Akwa Ibom State took to the streets today to protest what they claim is massive rigging in the state. The protest was led by the APC guber candidate in the State, Umana Okon Umana. They demanded the cancellation of the election and removal of the State Resident

Tech Hacks: See why online businesses fail

Starting an online bussiness is not a piece of cake, but this is what those marketers who paint ‘larger-than-life’ pictures don’t tell you because they are only interested in selling you their electronic book.

PDP expresses satisfaction with results so far announced by INEC


NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Monday hailed the results of the eight states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) announced so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, just as it Congratulated President Goodluck Jonathan for leading so far. The post PDP expresses satisfaction with results

PDP Clears National Assembly Seats in Rivers


The results of Saturday’s National Assembly elections in Rivers have been released with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winning all the seats in both chambers of the assembly. Prof.

Amaechi Imposes Curfew in Rivers


An overnight curfew was imposed in Nigeria’s southern Rivers state as tensions ran high over local results of the country’s general election, the state government said on Monday. “The government has imposed a curfew in Rivers state from 7:00 pm (1800 GMT) to 6:00 am to prevent the breakdown of

APC’s candidate threatens Yuguda’s Senate bid

The bid of the Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda, to go to the Senate after his two terms as governor may be under threat as the governor, who is the Peoples Democratic Party candidate for the Bauchi South Senatorial election, is trailing in the results of four local governments in

National Assembly poll: Angulu wins Abuja South constituency


All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Zakari-Angulu Dobi was on Monday declared winner of the Abuja South Federal Constituency election. The post National Assembly poll: Angulu wins Abuja South constituency appeared first on Vanguard News.