#NigeriaDecides: INEC Office Set Ablaze in Rivers State

Vanguard is reporting that The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Emohua local government area has been set ablaze by unknown political thugs. The building which is located at Emohua, the council headquarters which houses the electoral body was Sunday morning engulf in fire.

Buhari Takes The Lead In…


Gen Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the five local government area so far declared in Kano by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The result is being declared at headquarters of the INEC in the state capital.

Rivers APC supporters storm INEC office, demand fresh election

Aggrieved supporters of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State have blocked some major roads within Port Harcourt, the state capital, protesting  the conduct of the Saturday presidential elections in the state by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Some APC faithful, made up of youths, marched to the INEC headquarters

#NigeriaDecides: INEC Postpones Election Indefinitely In 18 Polling Units

Mr Habu Zarma, Resident Electoral Commissioner in Yobe, on Sunday said INEC had postponed elections indefinitely in 18 polling units in Giedam Local Government Area of Yobe State due to security challenges. He told newsmen in Damaturu that security challenges in the council area had scared adhoc staff from going to

Smalling Thanks Van Gaal For “Best Form Ever”

Manchester United’s Chris Smalling has heaped praise on manager Louis van Gaal for giving him a new-found belief. Smalling, who is currently with the England squad, has made 22 league appearances under van Gaal, and believes the team can finish the season strong under the Dutchman.

Security: Olukolade Says No Cause For Alarm

Major-General Chris Olukolade Spokesman of the Defence Headquarters, Major General Chris Olukolade, has assured Nigerians of adequate security across the nation during and after the general elections.

Photos: Michelle Obama, Jada Pinkett Smith, Ciara, Erykah Badu & More Attend Black Girls Rock Awards!

At the 5th ‘Black Girls Rock‘ annual awards show that held at the NJPAC Prudential Hall in Newark, New Jersey, Michelle Obama shared a message of education for girls with one that also stressed on empowering black women. The first lady alongside Jada Pinkett Smith, Erykah Badu, Cicely Tyson, Ava DuVernay, Nadia Lopez

Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room demands release of detained Al-Jazeera journalists


"Security agencies should also refrain from any action, direct or indirect, that would impinge on the rights of voters, observers and the media." The post Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room demands release of detained Al-Jazeera journalists appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

APC wins 2 federal constituencies on Lagos Island


The INEC on Sunday declared candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winners of Lagos Island Federal Constituencies 1 and 2 in Lagos State. The post APC wins 2 federal constituencies on Lagos Island appeared first on Vanguard News.