• Edo 2016: INEC releases list of parties, candidates

    Edo 2016: INEC releases list of parties, candidates

    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 […]