Dino Melaye: INEC Petitions CJN Over Court Order Halting Recall |FortNews

The Independent National Electoral Commission has contacted the office of the Chief Justice of Nigeria over the Abuja Federal High Court order restraining the commission from continuing with the recall process on the Senator representing the Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye. INEC National Commissioner, Prof. Okechukwu Ibeanu, said in a statement on Saturday that … More Dino Melaye: INEC Petitions CJN Over Court Order Halting Recall |FortNews

INEC Releases Timetable For Dino Malaye’s Recall|FortNews

The Independent National Electoral Commission has released the timetable for the recall of the Senator representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye. Based on the timetable, INEC will give a notice of verification on July 10, 2017. The notice would be posted in the commission’s LGA office in Lokoja. July 31 would be the last day … More INEC Releases Timetable For Dino Malaye’s Recall|FortNews

Nnamdi Kanu Gives Conditions For Election To Hold In Anambra|FortNews

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), says election the November 18 governorship election in Anambra state will not hold if the federal government fails to conduct a referendum on Biafra. Speaking at his father’s palace in Afara Ukwu Ibeku, Umuahia, Abia state, Kanu threatened that members of his group might also … More Nnamdi Kanu Gives Conditions For Election To Hold In Anambra|FortNews

INEC Notifies Dino Melaye Of Petition For His Recall|FortNews

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it has sent a letter notifying Senator Dino Melaye of a petition for his recall.   This, according to the commission, is in accordance with its guidelines for the recall of members of the National Assembly. INEC’s National Commissioner and Member of its Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr … More INEC Notifies Dino Melaye Of Petition For His Recall|FortNews

52% Of Voters Vote In Favour Of Dino’s Recall |FortNews

LOKOJA – The moves to recall Senator Dino Melaye of Kogi West from the National Assembly, Monday, thickened as the pro- Dino’s recall group said they have gathered 188,588 signatures out of the 360,098 registered voters in Kogi West representing 52% percent required for his removal. This is coming on the heel of a Pro-Dino’s … More 52% Of Voters Vote In Favour Of Dino’s Recall |FortNews

INEC Says It Is Not Aware Of Moves To Recall Dino Malaye|FortNews

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is not aware of any moves to recall Sen. Dino Malaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District. INEC Director of Voter Education and Publicity (VEP), Mr Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, said this in an interview on Thursday in Abuja. Explaining the processes involved in recalling an elected lawmaker, Osaze-Uzzi said … More INEC Says It Is Not Aware Of Moves To Recall Dino Malaye|FortNews

Senate Approves Electronic Voting System In Nigeria|FortNews

Nigeria now comes close to using electronic voting system in the conduct of elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, after the country’s Senate amended the Electoral Act on Thursday. The Senate,  passed amendments to the Electoral Act 2010, approving the use of electronic voting in future elections. It also approved that election results should … More Senate Approves Electronic Voting System In Nigeria|FortNews