In Memory of Gani Fawehinmi

The patriotic and undying spirit of late legal icon, Gani Fawehinmi came alive recently at the 2018 Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Awards held at the Nigeria Law Publication House, Otunba Jobi Fele Way Alausa, Ikeja Lagos. Dipo Fashina, chairman, Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Awards who is also a former President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, […]

Voters Detained in Imo

An unknown number of voters were detained in an emergency cell in Ogboko, hometown of Governor Rochas Okorocha in Ideato South Local Government Area of the state as elections proceeded on Saturday. Voting went on normally in the area but Okorocha complained that “they have arrested innocent citizens who have registered here for frivolous allegations.” […]

Ekiti State Accreditation Begins

Accreditation of voters started as early as 8:00 am across polling centres in Ado Ekiti, capital of Ekiti state, this morning for the presidential and national assembly elections. So far there has not been any complaint concerning distribution of materials. However, there are claims that poor network hampers accreditation process in EC 30 A polling […]

Ensure Eligible Voters Are Not Disenfranchised – NGE

The Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to ensure all eligible voters are not disenfranchised during next month’s general election. The body also asked INEC to do everything possible to redeem the shoddy process of the distribution of thePermanent Voters Cards, PVC across the country. In a communique […]

NOA sensitises voters

Voters in Lagos State have been advised to secure their permanent voter’s card, PVC in readiness for the 2015 general elections. The advice was given during a sensitisation campaign by the national orientation agency, NOA in Somolu/Bariga local government area, on November 26. At the programme, which was attended by dignitaries from the local government, […]