INEC staff testifies at Tribunal on failed transmission of presidential results

By Ameh Ochojila, Abuja Powered By • As Obi seeks order to interrogate commission on ICT personnel A staff of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Egwumah Omachonu Friday, yesterday, testified before the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) that he was unable to transmit presidential election results to the server of the commission, despite being able […]

Peter Obi presents result sheets from more states in case against Tinubu

By Lucky Obewo-Isawode Powered By Amid objections by the Inependent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Presidential Election Petitions Court sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, admitted in evidence, results sheets from more states in the petition by the Labour Party (LP)’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi seeking to upturn President Bola Tinubu’s victory in the February 25 […]

Tinubu, APC kick against INEC staff’s bid to give evidence in Atiku’s petition (If you said you won fairly, why kick against…?)

Tinubu, APC kick against INEC staff’s bid to give evidence in Atiku’s petition By Fadehan Oyeyemi President Bola Tinubu and the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Thursday, vehemently kicked against the bid by the former Vice President, Abubakar Atiku to engage ad-hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to give evidence in his […]

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 […]


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