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INEC extends voting time in some polling units

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended voting time in areas where the exercise was delayed as a result of the late arrival of electoral materials and related challenges. Festus Okoye, the commission’s director of voter and publicity, announced this at a press briefing at the International Conference Center (ICC),

Don’t go to polling units with firearms, police IG warns personnel

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said that no security personnel would be allowed to carry firearms at polling centres during the elections. Adamu stated this when the European Union Election Observation Mission to Nigeria delegation visited him on Wednesday in Abuja. He said that while the elections last, security personnel

Bauchi By-election: voters abandon polling units for farming

Farming activities have taken their toll on Saturday’s Bauchi South Senatorial by-election, with some rural areas recording low turnout of voters. Correspondents of the News Agency of Nigeria covering the election report that as at 9am, the number of voters that turned out for accreditation and voting was not impressive. In Begel

Anambra Guber: Centre LSD Interim Report

Preamble The present Anambra state was created from the old Anambra State (which comprised Enugu and Anambra States) on the 27th of August 1991. The state is bounded by Delta, Abia, Kogi, Enugu, and Imo States. According to the 2006 Census, Anambra has a population of 4, 055, 048 people. The