Following intense pressure from security agencies, the Independent National Electoral Commission will postpone the Edo State governorship election by two weeks.
The election had earlier been scheduled for Saturday September 10, 2016.
Insider source confirmed that the election may now hold in two weeks
There has been apprehension if the election will go ahead, but a reliable source within the INEC confirmed that the election has been postponed.
Investigations further revealed that the police pulled out it’s personnel while the National Youth Service Corp […]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday in Benin, released a list of 19 political parties that would participate in the Sept. 10 governorship election in Edo.
The list signed by INEC’s Head of Legal Services, Mr Mathew Ugwuocha, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) also contained the names of candidates being fielded by the parties.
The list contains 19 male governorship candidates, 15 male running mates and four female running mates.
The governorship candidates with female running […]