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We do not have the power to prosecute electoral offenders —...

The Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that it lacks the capacity to prosecute electoral offenders.

Yahaya Bello mocks Melaye, says Kogi-west has moved away from ineffective...

Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has congratulated Smart Adeyemi, the newly elected senator for Kogi west on his victory at the poll.

Smart Adeyemi beats Dino Melaye to win Kogi West Senatorial district...

Smart Adeyemi, the APC candidate in the rerun of the Kogi West senatorial district election which held on Saturday, November 30th, has been declared winner by INEC.

KogiDecides: INEC reveals it is ready for supplementary elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it is ready for the supplementary election into Kogi West Senatorial District and Ajaokuta Federal Constituency seats both in Kogi State.

Kogi West Senatorial Rerun: PDP rejects November 30th supplementary election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has indicated that it may not participate in the November 30, supplementary election for Kogi West Senatorial District, Kogi...

Dino Melaye storms INEC office with 21 video clips, demand cancellation...

Senator Dino Melaye who participated in Kogi West Senatorial election on Saturday, November 16, has demanded its cancellation after he stormed the national headquarter of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja with 21 video clips. 

International observers raise alarm over Bayelsa, Kogi elections

International observers who observed the Bayelsa and Kogi elections on Saturday have expressed concerns about the conduct and conditions under which the elections held. The...

Kogi Election: Nigerians Bash Buhari For ‘Commending’ INEC, Bello

Nigerians have lampooned President Muhammadu Buhari for commending the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) following the conduct of the Kogi governorship election. Buhari had in...

INEC declares Kogi West senatorial election inconclusive!

Kogi West Senatorial election which was conducted on Saturday, November 16, has been declared inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

INEC confirms all ‘missing’ 30 ad-hoc staff have been accounted for

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has given a new update on the missing 30 Adhoc staff who participated in the Saturday...

Kogi Election: INEC declares 30 staff missing

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said 30 of its ad-hoc staff who participated in the Saturday, November 16th governorship election...

Kogi election: IG, INEC chair scamper to safety as Police teargas...

An on-going stakeholders’ meeting in Lokoja, Kogi State capital, has been disrupted by suspected political thugs. The meeting — the second in the series —...

Dino Melaye VS Smart Adeyemi: INEC releases date for fresh election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released the date for the fresh Kogi West Senatorial election involving Senator Dino Melaye of the Peoples...

EFFC raid INEC Zamfara office, recovers N65 million in four Ghana-must-Go...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said that it raided the Zamfara office of the Independent National Electoral Commission following a petition by...

INEC to disqualify Bayelsa and Kogi governorship candidates over age limit

Some governorship and deputy-governorship candidates in the November 16 elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States might get disqualified by the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC...

Breaking: Presidential Tribunal throws out INEC’s objection to Atiku’s petition

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has dismissed preliminary objection the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, filed to challenge the non-inclusion of...

Ex INEC chairman Jega gets new appointment

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega has been appointed by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to...

PMB claims he has brought Nigeria back to its feet

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said his administration has brought Nigeria back to its feet through its change agenda. The President who came into office...

ICYMI: Okorocha receives Certificate of Return from INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally issued former Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, a certificate of return for winning the February 23rd Senatorial election in Imo West.

64 certificates of return withdrawn so far, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission revealed it has so far withdrawn 64 Certificates of Return and re-issued them to persons declared winners by courts...