Nigeria needs new constitution, not amendment – Olanipekun

November 3, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

A former president of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Chief Wole Olanipekun, Wednesday said that the ongoing constitutional amendment can not work, maintaining that Nigeria needs constitutional replacement. Olanipekun who delivered the 13th convocation lecture of the Redeemer’s University, Ede, Osun state, insisted that the present constitution can not solve the security, pandemic and other problems facing the country. Speaking Read More

Anambra: INEC won’t deploy election materials to 86 polling units – Yakubu

October 29, 2021 Emeka Nze 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared that it would not deploy personnel or election materials to the new 86 polling units in Anambra state for the governorship election. The INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the declaration Friday during the Commission’s consultative meeting with leaders of political parties in Abuja. Yakubu explained that the 86 polling units were Read More

Plateau: Group wants Buhari to restore Abok legal, security protection over legislative business

October 29, 2021 Adeola Tukuru, 0

The Not Too Young to Run Movement has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari to direct security agencies to restore order in the Plateau state House of Assembly and ensure Rt. Hon Ayuba Nuhu Abok is accorded full legal and security protection to preside over the legislative business of the House without intimidation and interference.  The Convener of the Movement, Read More

Anambra guber: INEC publishes notice of polls

October 21, 2021 Emeka Nze 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Thursday said it has published the notice of poll at its state and all the local government offices in Anambra state. According to INEC yesterday in a statement by National commissioner and chairman Information and Voter Education Committee, Barrister Festus Okoye, this is in line with Section 46 of the Electoral Act 2010 (as amended). Read More