• Prof Jega’s brother dies in Saudi Hajj stampede

    Prof Jega’s brother dies in Saudi Hajj stampede

    Abdulkadir Jega, The brother of the immediate past Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru Jega, has been confirmed as one of the dead in the Hajj stampede.

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, Saturday, disclosed that two Court of Appeal Justices were among those that died during the stampede that led to the death of over 700 persons at Mina, Saudi Arabia on Thursday.

    ‎In a statement, the CJN, gave the names of the deceased Justices […]

  • I Will Not Resign, Says Jega

    I Will Not Resign, Says Jega

     

    Report disclosed that the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega on Monday declared that he has a job to do and will not resign as chairman of the commission.

    Jega who disclosed this at a town hall meeting, rejected calls for his resignation by some supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, saying he has no reason to resign.

    “There has been speculation about my removal. As far as I’m concerned, I have a job to do […]