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Rivers gov’ship election results: APC accuses Wike, INEC of conspiracy

By Amos Okioma, Port Harcourt As the Independent National Electoral Commission set up to resume collation of governorship election results in Rivers State this week, the South-South Chapter of the All Progressives Congress has accused Resident Electoral Commissioner in the State, Obo Effanga and governor of the State, Nyesom Wike of conspiracy. The Zonal Secretary […]
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Coalition demands issuance of withheld certificates by INEC to elected APC lawmakers

By Adekunle Adebayo, Abuja The Coalition of Democratic Watchdogs of Nigeria, (CODWON) has challenged the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to withhold Certificates of Returns to elected members of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The group in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Sunday, wondered why INEC has decided […]
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OPINION: My rejoinder to Dr. Alamu’s view on Osun gov’ship election petition tribunal judgment

By Faruq Abbas I read the 223-page majority judgment of the Osun Governorship Election Petition Tribunal and I found it very difficult to fault the deep reasoning and thoroughness of the Tribunal. I equally read the 26-page minority judgment of Muhammad Sirajo, J, the Chairman of the Tribunal, and I must say without mincing words […]