• Why we won’t postpone Ondo governorship election – INEC shares reasons

    Why we won’t postpone Ondo governorship election – INEC shares reasons

    According to reports, the Chief Press Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Rotimi Oyekanmi, on Wednesday said the internal crises within the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will not prevent the commission from conducting the Ondo governorship election as slated.

    Recall that the nation’s electoral umpire had recently replaced Eyitayo Jegede with businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim as the PDP governorship candidate in the November 26 election in Ondo State.

    The INEC Chief Press Secretary stated that the intra-party conflicts are not enough […]

  • INEC begins consultation on security advice to postpone Edo election

    INEC begins consultation on security advice to postpone Edo election

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it had begun consultation on the fate of Saturday’s governorship election in Edo, following call on it to postpone the exercise over security treat.

    Mr Nick Dazang, Deputy Director of Voter Education and Publicity at INEC, disclosed this in an interview on Wednesday in Abuja.

    The Police and the Department of State Services (DSS) had earlier on Wednesday advised the commission to postpone the election over planned attacks in some communities in the state and […]

  • ABUTH resident doctors postpone strike to September 15

    ABUTH resident doctors postpone strike to September 15

    Resident Doctors of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, ABUTH, on Monday said they would proceed on total and indefinite strike on September15, unless the management address issues of infrastructure decay at the facility.

    Waziri Aliyu-Dahiru, the President of the hospital’s resident doctors association, said at a news conference in Zaria, Kaduna State, that the strike would have started this Monday, but was postponed due to intervention by elders.

    According to him, prominent Nigerians, including Senators Shehu Sani (Kaduna Central) and Suleiman Hunkuyi […]