Election court ruling on live broadcast not a setback, says Atiku, PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidenrial Candidate in the Feb. 25 election, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday, said that the dismissal of their application for a live broadcast by the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) was not a setback to their petition against Sen. Bola Tinubu, the President-elect. Counsel to PDP and Abubakar, Mr […]

BBC uncovers manipulation of Tinubu, Peter Obi’s results during presidential election

Naija News recalls that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu as the “president-elect” on March 1, with a margin of victory over his opponents. However, the BBC investigation has identified anomalies in Rivers State, a key battleground, and raised doubts about the credibility […]

Presidential Tribunal adjourns Peter Obi’s petition against Tinubu till May 17

By Olugbenga Ige The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has adjourned the petition of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, till Wednesday, May 17, 2023. Naija News reports that the tribunal panel of judges gave the ruling on Wednesday during the hearing of Obi’s petition challenging the victory of Bola Tinubu in […]

“If they come at us through land, air and sea, we will respond accordingly” – Peter Obi

“If they come at us through land, air and sea, we will respond accordingly” – Peter Obi By afolabi The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in the February 25 election, Peter Obi has said he will continue to explore the legal route in challenging the outcome of the presidential election. Obi said no […]

All eyes on judiciary as Nigerians await hearing of election petitions

By Seye Olumide (Lagos) and Ameh Ochojila (Abuja) • About 100 SANs assembled to plead Tinubu, Atiku, Obi’s cases • LP, PDP, others want tribunal to pay attention to substance, not technicalities Despite the controversies generated by the general elections and the sense of urgency which some Nigerians had argued should follow the election petitions, […]

Presidential Poll: Why I defeated (did you?) you — Tinubu replies Obi

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri, ABUJA The President-elect, Bola Tinubu, has challenged the competence of a petition the Labour Party, LP, and its candidate, Peter Obi, filed to nullify his election. Tinubu, in a preliminary objection he filed alongside his Vice-President-elect, Senator Kashim Shettima, maintained that Obi was bereft of the locus standing to file a petition […]

Nigerians frustrated over outcome of election -Kukah

Urges judiciary not to disappoint aggrieved electorate ….Says incoming president should secure country   By Chinelo Obogo Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Revd. Mathew Kukah, yesterday, scored the 2023 general election low as he said it failed to meet the expectations of a substantial size of the over 200 million Nigerian populace. In his […]

INEC boss, Wike, Uzodinma, MC Oluomo, INEC Commissioners, election riggers, family, relatives face US visa ban –

INEC boss, Wike, Uzodinma, MC Oluomo, INEC Commissioners, election riggers, family, relatives face US visa ban – INEC boss, Wike, Uzodinma, MC Oluomo, INEC Commissioners, election riggers, family, relatives face US visa ban Special Reports By News Band On Mar 28, 2023 Upwards of ninety election riggers and their spouses, children and relatives are facing […]

Abia guber: Tears dropped from my eyes when I saw old women dancing – Gov-elect Alex Otti

Abia State Governor-Elect, Dr. Alex Otti, has revealed how he broke down emotionally, seeing old women dancing in the streets after he was declared winner of the March 18, 2023 governorship election in the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday, March 22 declared the Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate winner after initial […]

Labour Party guber aspirant in Imo found dead in Lagos home

By Nurudeen Shotayo Reports say the aspirant died after paying N25m for the Labour Party governorship nomination form. An Imo State governorship aspirant under the Labour Party platform, Chief Humphrey Anumudu, has reportedly died in his house. Anumudu was found dead in his Lagos residence after returning from a Labour Party meeting held at the […]

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