Whether you listened to Governor Mimiko or Governor Okorocha, the point is the fixing of dates for elections and conduct of elections are the prerogatives of INEC. The Council of…

Day Ajimobi, Ladoja, Makinde, Folarin Exchanged Banters at Guber Debate

The 2nd edition of the Oyo State Gubernatorial Debate organised by Ibadan-based private radio station, Splash FM pitched the major gladiators in the race to the Agodi Government House against…

Another June 12 is Here!

By Alebiosu Atinuke It is with dismay that we see the elections have been postponed for six weeks, with a new poll date for the presidential elections set for 28th March. …

Osun State Election Tribunal Gives Verdict Friday

By Adeola Oladele The Osun State Election Petitions Tribunal has fixed judgement for Friday, February 6 in the petition filed by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the August…

INEC Distributes 672,000 PVCs in Ogun

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it had distributed over 672,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) in Ogun. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Mr Timothy Ibitoye,…

ANCIENT MAPO HALL, IBADAN: The Go-to-Place for Campaigns

Since it was rehabilitated in 2008, Mapo Hall, which was built in 1929, has suddenly become the choice place for political rallies in Oyo State. In the last few months…

APC Groans as Row Over Buhari’s Certificate Deepens

By Samuel Ogundipe The idea that the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general elections, General Muhammadu Buhari, does not have a school leaving certificate and is…

Nigeria Set for Closest Election Ever  –Survey Reveals

Nigerians go to the polls next week to elect the president and federal legislators who would lead the country for another four years. Afro barometer, “an African-led, non-partisan research network…

Thousands Throng APC Presidential Rally Venue in Lagos

Thousands of members and supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday thronged the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, for the party’s presidential campaign rally. The News Agency of…

2015: Boko Haram Will Be a Thing of the Past – Buhari

Agene AKHERE, Benin The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhamadu Buhari (rtd), has said the APC if elected into government in the February 14th general elections…