Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has complained about the size of the ballot paper for the ongoing Presidential and National Assembly elections, saying the paper is long and the parties’ logos small. Lalong made the complaint while addressing newsmen shortly after casting his vote at about 10:30 a.m. in his village at Ajikamai, in Shendam […]
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Smart card reader has rejected the thumb print of Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa, amidst reports of delays in arrival of election materials in some parts of the state. Dickson was however allowed to vote at Ward 2 unit 5 in Orerewari, Toru Orua, Sagbama Local Government Area at about 10.35 am after several unsuccessful […]
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Voting began at the Aso Rock Villa at exactly 8:55 a.m. with election materials already in place as at 7.10 a.m. Voters were seen conducting themselves in orderly manner on the long queues as INEC officials conducted them in in alphabetical order of their names. Security operatives maintained the order while food sellers used the […]
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The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Jimi Agbaje, on Saturday said he was concerned about the malfunctioning of the card readers during voting at his polling unit in Apapa. The PDP candidate spoke with newsmen after he and his wife, Biola, voted at polling unit 004,Ward A, Liverpool, Apapa around 11.20a.m. […]
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Voters during election
By Maureen AtuonwuDrama ensued at the Estate Primary School in Abakpa Nike in Enugu East Local Government Area of Enugu State when an elderly woman came to the polling unit with sleeping materials.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent who is monitoring the Presidential and National Assembly elections in
The Head of ECOWAS Election Observer Mission to Nigeria, Madam Ellen Jonhson Sirleaf, is leading a delegation of ECOWAS election monitors to some polling centres in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Sirleaf led her team to the Durumi II Primary School polling centre with eight voting […]
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Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the House of Representatives has finally voted after an earlier card reader glitch.Dogara who is fighting for re-election on the PDP platform reported himself in Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa constituency:
“I have voted at my Polling Unit Gwarangah, Bogoro C,” he wrote on Twitter.
President Buhari and wife, Aisha cast their votes
President Muhammadu Buhari and wife, Aisha cast their votes at Kofar Baru Polling Unit 003 in Daura, Katsina State.
Ellen Johnson -Sirleaf leads ECOWAS election observers
By Ahmed Ubandoma/Jessica DogoThe head of ECOWAS Election Observers Mission to Nigeria, Madam Ellen Jonhson-Sirleaf, on Saturday led a delegation of election monitors to many polling stations in Abuja.
She was at Durumi II, Primary School which had one polling unit with eight voting point.
The Nigerian Ambassador to Hungary, Dr Eniola Ajayi, says there is no voter apathy in the ongoing Presidential and National Assembly elections in Ekiti State. Ajayi said this on Saturday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at Polling Unit 018, Ward 10 in Iyin Ekiti of Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area, shortly […]
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