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INEC deploys extra voter enrolment machines to Lagos, Kano and South-Eastern states

INEC deploys extra voter enrolment machines to Lagos, Kano and South-Eastern states

Additional voter enrolment machines have been deployed by the  Independent National Electoral Commission to Lagos, Kano, and some southeastern states.   This was disclosed by Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC, Festus Okoye, on Friday June 10, in a statement titled “Press Release; Ongoing Continuous Voter Registration Exercise.”   The commission which …

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Court restrains CBN and INEC from stopping Emefiele?s presidential bid

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have been restrained by a high court in Kwale, Delta state, from stopping CBN Governor Godwin Emiefele from seeking an elective position.   Justice Daniel Maidoh who delivered judgement on the case filed by Emefiele, granted the CBN Governor’s request for an order …

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Court declines Emefiele’s request to restrain INEC, AGF from stopping his presidential aspiration

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has declined the request by Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele to restrain the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) from taking any steps to prevent him from participating in the APC presidential primaries later …

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CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele sues INEC over alleged plan to disqualify him from primaries

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Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has filed a lawsuit against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over an alleged plan to disqualify him from presidential primaries.    In court documents obtained by Daily Trust, Emefiele, through his lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, argued that he is not a political appointee and by …

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I won’t join 2023 presidential race ? INEC Chairman

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Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said that he won’t be contesting in the 2023 presidential election.   In a statement released by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, the INEC Chairman stated that calls for him to contest are “preposterous proposition” and he …

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