States Where The 2019 Governorship Election Will Not Hold

States Where The 2019 Governorship Election Will Not Hold

Nigerians today return to the polls to elect their state governors and legislators as well councillors for the six Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area Councils. The electorate will vote for 1,082 candidates for the various positions, two weeks after the February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections. The positions include governors in 29 States and […]

The 9th Senate: Full List Of Newly Elected Senators

The 9th Senate: Full List Of Newly Elected Senators

Updated Tuesday June 11, 2019, The Day Of Inauguration Of The 9th Senate. About 64 Nigerian senators and 151 members of the House of Representatives who served with the 8th assembly could not make it to the 9th Assembly, and therefore were not part of the June 11 inauguration. According to the results of the […]

The Women Senators Elected In Nigeria 2019 Election

The Women Senators Elected In Nigeria 2019 Election

With the 2019 election results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC), 6 women have been (re)elected across the 6 geo-political zones. There are 109 seats in the upper chamber of the National Assembly. The women senators (re)elected on Saturday, 23rd February 2019 are: – Remi Tinubu – Lagos Central(APC) – Aishatu Dahiru Binani – […]

2019 Election: Votes Won By All 73 Presidential Candidates

2019 Election: Votes Won By All 73 Presidential Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has finished collating the results of the presidential election held on Saturday 23rd February, and the list of the votes won by all 73 presidential candidates has been provided. President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress polled 15,191,847 of the total votes to become the winner, while his […]

Atiku Rejects Presidential Election Result, Goes To Court

Atiku Rejects Presidential Election Result, Goes To Court

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has reacted to the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23 presidential election. The aggrieved former Vice President says the election was not free and fair. He says there “were manifest and premeditated” malpractices in many states which negate the results announced. Atiku said he […]

2019 Election: Senators Who Lose Their Re-election Bid

2019 Election: Senators Who Lose Their Re-election Bid

It was a tough battle this year with many senators and House of representative members loosing out massively to their embittered rivals. Many prominent politicians were forcefully retired in the just concluded February 23rd general elections. Not less than 24 incumbent senators lost their bid to return to the Senate, Nigeria’s most prestigious exclusive club. […]