Home »

BREAKING NEWS: Deadlock in Imo as INEC declares election inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the governorship election in Imo state inconclusive. Due to the number of cancelled votes (144,715) in relation to the margin of win (79,529) by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Rochas Okorocha, the Returning Officer, Professor Ibidapo Obe, declared the election inconclusive. He said a new date […]

Abia Governorship Election Result From 13 LGAs Just Released By INEC REC, Prof. Selina Oko

LIVE FROM INEC OFFICE, UMUAHIAABIA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION RESULT FROM 13 LGAs JUST RELEASED BY INEC REC, PROF. SELINA OKO Isiala Ngwa south: PDP = 7,133 APGA = 5.686 Arochukwu: PDP = 3032 APGA= 11,383 Bende: PDP= 5164, APGA= 14263 Aba North: PDP= 6,463, APGA= 24567 Isialangwa North: PDP=19798 APGA= 6853 Ugwunagbo: PDP= 17, 788, APGA=1,022 Osisioma Ngwa […]

Nollywood star, Desmond Elliot wins Lagos House Of Assembly Seat

Nollywood star, Desmond Elliot, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday polled 23,141 votes at the Surulere state constituency l to emerge winner. Mr Bayo Smith, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) came second with 12,546 votes.DesmondElliot The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer, Dr Mariam Quadri, made the declaration at Surulere Collation […]

How Ambode defeated Agbaje in Lagos

By Abiodun Alade The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Akinwunmi Ambode defeated his main challenger, Jimi Agbaje of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, according to the result announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Below is the result from the 20 Local Government Areas as announced by INEC. APC PDP 1. Ibeju Lekki. […]

Oshiomhole floors PDP, wins 21 out of 24 House of Assembly seats, as PDP wins Edo South senatorial seat

By SIMON EBEGBULEM BENIN CITY – GOVENROR Adams Oshiomhole led All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state floored the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Assembly elections held Saturday, winning 21 out of the 24 House of Assembly seats in the state. The Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic […]

INEC declares Umahi winner of Ebonyi governorship election

By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI – EBONYI state Deputy Governor and PDP governorship candidate, Engr Dave Umahi has won the April 11 governorship election in the state. Governor Martin Elechi and Dave Umahi Governor Martin Elechi and Dave Umahi Announcing the result at the INEC’s headquarters in Abakaliki, the State Collation Officer and Vice-Chancellor of Nnamdi […]

El Rufai wins Kaduna governorship election, Yero congratulates him

Kaduna – Gov. Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna State on Sunday congratulated Malam Nasiru El-Rufai for winning the April 11 governorship election in the state. Yero, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Candidate, called El-Rufai on phone at about 3:00p.m to concede defeat and congratulate the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for winning the election. Mr Samuel […]

55 Corps members released after being held hostage for 24 hours in Nasarawa

By Abel Daniel LAFIA – Not less than 55 Corps members and staff of INEC deployed to serve as presiding officers were held hostage for 24 hours in Assakio, Ashige and Adogi in Lafia local government area on Saturday. The corps members who were rescued by security men and brought to the INEC Headquarter in […]

Taraba may have first female governor as APC takes a slight lead

First female Gov may emerge as APC takes lead in Taraba on April 12, 2015   /   in News 6:58 pm   /   Comments BY JOHN MKOM, JALINGO The governorship candidate of All Progressive Congress in Taraba state Sen. Aisha Jumei Al-hasan has taken over a slide lead of the governorship election count […]

Ex House speaker, Alhaji Aminu Masari, wins Katsina guber polls

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives and All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Katsina State, Alhaji Aminu Masari, polled 943,085 votes to beat the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Musa Nashuni, in the state’s governorship election. Nashuni polled 476,768 to come second in the election. -Punch

Farmers murder: NAF kills insurgents in Sambisa Forest —Official


DJ Switch replies Lai Mohammed


Police finger IPOB, arrest three as explosion rocks Wike father’s church

Browse Africa & World Politics

Featuring Top 3/2029 of Africa & World Politics

Browse National Politics

Featuring Top 5/1042 of National Politics

Assets declaration: Magu shuns CCB’s summons

Browse NNP Columnists

Featuring Top 10/1435 of NNP Columnists

Obasanjo congratulates Biden, says ‘it’s a victory of good over evil’




South East govs, Ohaneze, Wike meet over IPOB


April 2015
« Mar   May »

© 2020 New Nigerian Politics. All Rights Reserved. Log in - Designed by Gabfire Themes