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INEC: 55 party chairmen fault PDP’s call for Mahmood Yakubu’s resignation

By Joseph Erunke A major crack in the opposition political parties in the country appeared Sunday, as 55 national chairmen of political parties kicked against the call by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, should resign his position. The PDP had, last
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INEC, offenders, Kogi, Bayelsa

Disqualification: APM candidate tells INEC chief to resign ahead of Kogi poll

Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja With just three days to the governorship election in Kogi State, the Allied Peoples’ Movement (APM) governorship candidate in the state, Yusuf Mamman Dantale, on Tuesday asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to resign from his position. Dantale, who doubles as APM National Chairman, made the
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INEC ready for Kogi,Bayelsa elections – Yakubu

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Tuesday it was ready for the smooth conduct of Saturday’s governorship election in Bayelsa and Kogi States The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, stated this at a stakeholders’ meeting in Lokoja. Yakubu said 12 out of the 14-point steps for the smooth conduct of the election had
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INEC canvasses financial autonomy for SIECs, wants timely conduct of council polls

Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday called for financial autonomy for States Independent Electoral Commissions (SIECs), saying they cannot be truly independent if they have to depend on the magnanimity of states chief executives to discharge their mandates. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the call at a
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