• 2023 Election: Senator Bola Tinubu Wins APC Presidential Ticket

    2023 Election: Senator Bola Tinubu Wins APC Presidential Ticket0

    Two-term former governor of Lagos state, (1999-2003,2003-2007), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been elected as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress party. He polled 1,271 votes to defeat 13 other contestants including the incumbent Vice President, Prof Yemi Osibajo, who came third polling 235 votes. Former minister for Transport, Mr. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi

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  • YIAGA Organises Musical Concerts for Increased Youth Participation in Electoral Process

    YIAGA Organises Musical Concerts for Increased Youth Participation in Electoral Process0

    …Musical Concert Holds in Lagos on Saturday … Attendance is by presentation of Voters Card Nigerian celebrities, musicians, actors and comedians will showcase their various skills at a Youth Vote Count 2.0 mega music concert billed to take place at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos, on Saturday. It is the first in a series

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  • 2023 Election: INEC Shows Preparedness, Launches Guidelines for Elections

    2023 Election: INEC Shows Preparedness, Launches Guidelines for Elections0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has demonstrated its preparedness towards the 2023 general elections as it launches regulations and guidelines that would operate during the conduct of the election in accordance with the recently enacted Electoral Act 2022 and the Nigerian Constitution (1999) as amended. The new regulations and guidelines cover elections and arrangements

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  • Atiku Abubakar Wins PDP Presidential Ticket Again

    Atiku Abubakar Wins PDP Presidential Ticket Again0

    Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, a man who has been making attempts at Nigeria’s presidency since 1992, yesterday emerged the presidential candidate of the PDP after a keen contest that saw him Atiku polling 371 votes at the election which held at MKO Abiola Stadium in Abuja on Saturday. He was given a hot chase

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  • INEC Alters Election Timetable on Submission of Candidates’ Names

    INEC Alters Election Timetable on Submission of Candidates’ Names0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday altered marginally 2023 election time table by giving six more days to political parties to submit the names of their candidates. The political parties have mounted a heavy pressure to change the timetable arguing that the timetable has been interrupted by several public holidays which INEC did

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  • APAI Working Group Launches New Publication

    APAI Working Group Launches New Publication0

    …Celebrating Successful Africa Advocacy – Pounding Pavements, Knocking on Doors The Working Group of the African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) has announced the launch of its new publication, “Pounding Pavements, Knocking on Doors” on May 25 which coincides with Africa Day. Pounding Pavements, Knocking on Doors tracks the coalition’s campaign for the proclamation

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