INEC, NCS parley to actualise voting modalities for prisoners

July 19, 2022 Emeka Nze 0

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS) have begun discussions to address encumbrances to the participation of inmates in the electoral process. Both organisations agreed that it was high time inmates were granted voting rights in compliance with an existing High Court judgment in Benin which ruled in favour of inmate voting. The agreement to Read More

Bashir the new sheriff in town

May 19, 2022 Blueprint 0

The immediate past chairman of the Governing Board of the Nigeria Shippers Council (NSC) Hon. Bashir Sheriff Machina has thrown his hat into the ring to pick the All Progressives Congress,APC, nomination and expression of interest forms to contest for the top seat in Yobe North, a position which will go vacant as a result of Senate President Ahmed Ibrahim Read More