Thug Invasion: INEC Cancels elections in Benue Ward over Attack on Officials, Burning of Materials

Nigeria, March 23 -- Elections have been suspended in Azendeshi ward in Benue, the state's Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Nentawe Yilwatda have said. According to Channels Television, Mr Yilw... Read More

Supplementary elections: Voters Chase politicians Away from Polling unit in Bauchi

Nigeria, March 23 -- Voters at Kagadama polling unit in Dass Local Government Area of Bauchi state have blocked politicians from entering the unit as measures to curb vote buying in the ongoing supple... Read More

Atiku day-dreaming over claims he won in Kaduna - El-Rufai

Nigeria, March 22 -- The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, says the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, is 'day-dreaming' for claiming he won in Kaduna... Read More

ANALYSIS: INEC, PDP's lead and the burden of inconclusive elections

Nigeria, March 15 -- Of the 29 governorship elections held last Saturday across Nigeria, seven are yet to be concluded. Six of the seven were formally declared inconclusive elections. The last, Rivers... Read More

Why we won't recognise Okorocha senator-elect - INEC

Nigeria, March 13 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained why it will not issue a certificate of return to any candidate in the February 23 Imo West senatorial election. ... Read More

How 'contact tracing' helps curb Lassa fever spread - NCDC

Nigeria, March 11 -- The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday listed several measures it has in place for the prevention and control of the Lassa fever outbreak. Among them, NCDC iden... Read More

Zidane returns to Real Madrid

Nigeria, March 11 -- Real Madrid have officially confirmed the reappointment of former manager and club legend, Zinedine Zidane. The Spanish club confirmed Zidane's reappointment Monday evening on th... Read More

Killings, ballot box snatching among security lapses witnessed in March 9 elections - Report

Nigeria, March 11 -- Many Nigerians were killed in electoral violence during Saturday's governorship and state house of assembly elections. The process was also fraught with widespread irregularities... Read More

ANALYSIS: How PDP's Ihedioha may gain from APC's 'civil war' in Imo

Nigeria, March 8 -- The political atmosphere in Imo State has arguably never been this electrified. The most typical discussion amongst groups in the state today is the question of who wins the gover... Read More

It will take Imo 25 years to recover from Okorocha's misrule - Deputy Governor

Nigeria, March 5 -- The Deputy Governor of Imo State, Eze Madumere, has launched a fierce attack on Governor Rochas Okorocha, saying it will take 25 to 30 years for the state to recover from the damag... Read More