Some communities in Bayelsa State were yet to commence voting in the state governorship election as at 1:00 pm on Saturday. Our correspondent observed that while voters arrived at the polling units early to cast their ballots, voting materials were not available yet. At Edepie Community Primary School, materials arrived 15 minutes before 12 noon,…
There has been uneasy tension and apprehension in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, and its neighbouring local government areas as the major political parties- the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressive Congress (APC)- battle for the soul of oil rich state.
The Supreme Court, explaining why the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, lost their appeal against the court verdict regarding the February 23 Presidential Elections, said the Appellants failed to prove their case in court.
Conscience Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR) has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to live up to its constitutional responsibilities by creating a level-playing ground for all stakeholders in the Kogi State governorship election holding today.
Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to implement the Disability Act by ensuring that all barriers that hinder persons with disabilities from participating in elections are removed.
The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, on Friday has granted an exparte order of injunction restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from disqualifying the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa elections.