Court Fixes May 26 To Decide Tambuwal’s Candidacy Suit

A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed May 26 to rule on whether there is still live issue in the suit challenging the emergence of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just concluded governorship

Jonathan’s Defeat, Temporary Setback for PDP – Presidency


The Presidency on Monday described the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election as a temporary setback for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. The defeat of the President by the the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Maj.

Taraba Election Described As ‘Voice Of The People’

The outcome of the just concluded run-off governorship election in Taraba State, north east Nigeria, has been described as the voice of the people which should be a rallying point for all citizens in the state. A cross section of the people agreed that there might be flaws during the

Election Results Were Doctored To Favour Okorocha – Ihedioha

The PDP governorship candidate in the just concluded Imo governorship elections, Mr Emeka Ihedioha on Sunday said as a law abiding citizen and democrat, he has acknowledged the declaration of the governorship election results by INEC. He, however, noted that though the elections was marred with irregularities, which he alleged

Dashed Hopes: APC’s Taraba Female Gubernatorial Candidate loses Election Rerun to PDP Candidate!

We all thought Nigeria was on the brink of making history by electing the first ever female Governor, after earlier reports indicated the APC Gubernatorial candidate in Taraba state, Aisha Alhassan, was initially leading the polls during the general polls that took place on April 11. Click here if you missed it!

Re-run: PDP wins Delta Central Senatorial election


Ighoyota Amori of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been declared winner of the Delta Central Senatorial election. Announcing the results, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer, Prof.

Incumbent Governor Okorocha Wins Imo State Gubernatorial Elections


INEC has declared APC candidate, Rochas Okorocha, as winner of the supplementary governorship elections in Imo State. According to Premium Times, Okorocha won in 20 out of 23 local government areas where elections were held, and garnered a total of 31,326 votes. Reports state that PDP candidate, Emeka Ihedioha, had

INEC Declares PDP Candidate Ishaku Winner of Taraba Gubernatorial Race


Darius Ishaku of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has won the Taraba supplementary governorship election held on Saturday. The Returning Officer, Kyari Mohammed, who announced the result on Sunday in Jalingo, said Ishaku scored 369,318 votes to emerge victorious. He said Aisha Alhassan of the All Progressives Congress (APC) came

Hopes dashed as Mama Taraba is defeated in Taraba

The 2015 governorship in Taraba state enjoyed huge following across the country with several activists and young people backing the APC candidate to make history The post Hopes dashed as Mama Taraba is defeated in Taraba appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

PDP’s Ikpeazu Declared Winner Of Abia Governorship Election


The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Okezie Ikpeazu, has been declared winner of the Abia State governorship election. Ikpeazu was pronounced governor-elect of the South-Eastern state by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).