• Electoral Act Amendment: Supreme Court Fixes May 26, for Hearing

    Electoral Act Amendment: Supreme Court Fixes May 26, for Hearing0

    …Allows Rivers State to Join as Interested Party Arguments on the correct interpretation of Section 82 (12) of the Electoral Act 2022 as well as its legitimacy will commence at the Supreme Court on May 26. The Court fixed the date after joining Rivers State as an interested party in the suit. Justice Muhammad Dattijo

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  • Election 2022: Ekiti in a Three-Horse Governorship Race

    Election 2022: Ekiti in a Three-Horse Governorship Race0

    With less than a month to the next off –cycle election in Ekiti state, where the successor to Dr. Kayode Fayemi will be elected by the people in an epic governorship election, the contest has crystallized as a three-horse race between the APC, PDP and the SDP. Though 14 political parties out of 18 registered

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  • Osun 2022: No Love Lost Between Oyetola, Adeleke as Campaign Fireworks Begin

    Osun 2022: No Love Lost Between Oyetola, Adeleke as Campaign Fireworks Begin0

    With less than two months for the electorates to decide who governs Osun state for the next four years, verbal fireworks have been reopened between Governor Gboyega Isiaka Oyetola, the incumbent; candidate of the APC and his main rival, Senator Nurudeen Ademola Adeleke of the PDP. In a contest that has all the trappings of

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  • Edo 2024: Esan Want Support for Governorship Bid, Dangle Olive Branch

    Edo 2024: Esan Want Support for Governorship Bid, Dangle Olive Branch0

    …Resolve to Present Credible Aspirants …Demand Massive Investment in Agro Based Industries …Ask Obaseki to Shelf Balkanization of AAU …Eschew Cultural, Traditional Practices Undermining Women’s Roles Esan leaders have strongly pleaded with the people of the northern and southern senatorial zones to support Esan’s bid for the next Governor of Edo State in 2024, promising

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  • Supreme Court to Interpret Contentious Section 84 (12) of Electoral Act

    Supreme Court to Interpret Contentious Section 84 (12) of Electoral Act0

    President Buhari and the Attorney General and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami have approached the Supreme Court, for an interpretation of the contentious section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act as amended in 2022. The section deals with the resignation of political appointees for the purpose of participating in the electioneering process. According to Section

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  • WHO: One Billion People Living with Disabilities Need of Assistive Technology

    WHO: One Billion People Living with Disabilities Need of Assistive Technology0

    …WHO, UNICEF Call on governments, industry, donors to fund access to assistive products A new report published by WHO and UNICEF reveals that more than 2.5 billion people need one or more assistive products, such as wheelchairs, hearing aids, or apps that support communication and cognition. Yet nearly one billion of them are denied access,

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