Rivers Senatorial re-run: INEC gets Senate ultimatum

  The Nigerian Senate Wednesday has threatened to suspend sitting if the electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fails to conduct the re-run Senatorial election in Rivers State by 10th of December. Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu moved the motion yesterday on the floor of the Upper House. Failing to conduct the […]

Again, gunmen kill policeman, civilian in Port Harcourt

While President Muhammadu Buhari frowned against political killings in River State, the evil trend again today continued as unknown gunmen reportedly killed a Police Sergeant, Sunday Adoga, in Port Harcourt, the state capital. The gunmen also killed another man yet to be identified, the state Police command confirmed Thursday. According to Police spokesman, Ahmad Mohammad, […]

INEC prepares for River’s re-run election

  Ahead of the 19th March re-run election in River State, The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has started despatching non-sensitive materials for the election. The state Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Aniedi Ikoiwak said on Tuesday that the sensitive materials including ballot papers and result sheets would start arriving the state from today. Ikoiwak stated […]