Tag: Independent National Electoral Commission
Nigeria's election umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission says preparations are in place for the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo States. Ken Okologbo, Political Analyst joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor for more.
Nigeria’s Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has granted the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar to call the witnesses lined up to prove their case. Meanwhile, the Independent National Electoral Commission (NEC) has directed all political parties to submit their 2019 election expenses list. Chude Achike, a Political Affairs Commentator joins CNBC Africa for more.
The Nigerian Senate has resolved to debate the conduct of the 2019 general elections, just as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it will conduct supplementary elections in 6 states where governorship elections were declared inconclusive. Abiodun Owonikoko, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Principal Partner at Synergy Attorneys joins CNCBC Africa to discuss steps electoral petitions as more calls for electoral reforms centre stage.
Voters in four local government areas in Nigeria's Osun state will decide the fate of the governorship aspirants today after the Independent National Electoral Commission declared the last election results inconclusive. Olusegun Agbaje, INEC's Resident Electoral Commissioner for Osun State joins CNBC Africa from Osun state to shed some light on today’s election process.