Tag: Attahiru Jega

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 31, 2018

The Big 5: Saraki challenges Jega to list corrupt Senators, Health Minister insists no pay for striking health workers and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the new President of Sierra Leone, ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 28, 2018

The Late 5: JAMB says it doesn’t need FG to pay salaries, Suicide bomber kills four in Borno and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said that it is ...

Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 23, 2018

The Big 5: Jega urges FG, INEC to go to court on elections reorder, Arsenal survive Ostersunds scare and other top stories

These are the top stories from Nigeria you should be monitoring today. The former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 2, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 2nd of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: ‘How scheme to abduct former INEC Chairman, Jega, failed’ ...

AzeezOctober 29, 2017

There were names of trees, rivers on INEC register when I resumed office – Jega

Former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega has said there were names of trees on the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

He is being used | Uwazurike cries foul of the activities of Nnamdi Kanu

The founder of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Ralph Uwazuruike has claimed that ...

EditorJune 23, 2017

Melaye Recall: Mahmoud’s chance to be a Jega

by Alexander O. Onukwue The 2019 elections are going to commence in less than 20 months time. Politicians and political ...

AzeezJune 13, 2017

INEC chairmen should not be appointed by Presidents – Jega

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega has said the commission should be more independent, stating ...

AzeezMay 4, 2017

There were plans to kidnap Jega during 2015 election – Adeniyi

by Azeez Adeniyi Segun Adeniyi, former spokesperson to ex-President Musa Yar’Adua has said there was a plot to kidnap former ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 25, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

by Dolapo Adelana These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Fayose, Fani-Kayode storm Abuja court to support ...

AzeezApril 25, 2017

How Jega disappointed me – Jonathan

by Azeez Adeniyi Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed his reservations about how Attahiru Jega, former chairman of the Independent National ...

Joachim MacEbongDecember 7, 2016

#GhanaDecides: The significance of Ghana’s elections to Africa

Today, Ghanaians go to the polls in the 7th general elections since the return of democracy and civilian rule in ...

AzeezOctober 9, 2016

Nigerian politicians believe they must always win – Jega

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega has said one of the problems the commission is ...

Isime EseneAugust 12, 2016

Shaka Momodu: Is Buhari’s nepotism the worst in Nigeria’s history?

Fellow Nigerians, have you read the bombshell that was exploded in an interview in Saturday Punch published July 23, 2016, ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 2, 2016

Nubari Saatah: Restructuring INEC and creating a transparent process (Y! Politico)

There is something about criticism in Nigeria; it spends more time trying to be theoretical about the numerous problems confronting ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 15, 2016

‘Don’t be a heartless politician’ – Attahiru Jega

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega has urged the stakeholders involved in the upcoming ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 30, 2015

Nigerian politicians are ‘Militicians’ – Jega

Professor Attahiru Jega, the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, has described Nigerian politicians as being too desperate ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 1, 2015

This is what PDP has to say about Jega as he bows out

The Peoples Democratic Party says the outgoing Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, delivered credible elections and ...

SolaJune 30, 2015

Nigerians #CelebrateJega on Twitter as his tenure ends today

Oh Jega, we miss you already! The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega is set to ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 18, 2015

Stop behaving like Orubebe | APC appears to be telling Jega

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has advised the outgoing  Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC], ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 16, 2015

Jega has only one regret as INEC Chairman

Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, says the only regret from his tenure was his inability to create a ...

OluwapelumiJune 11, 2015

Conversation and Cakes: EbonyLife TV to host 100 young thought leaders with Attahiru Jega

Africa’s first Global Black Entertainment and Lifestyle network, EbonyLife TV is set to host 100 young leaders to an exclusive ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 22, 2015

Jega is ‘very happy’ that doomsday prediction about Nigeria’s election failed

by Panshak Ibrahim Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, is thankful that the recently concluded general elections did ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 26, 2015

Olu Onemola: Let’s recognise the ‘tree shakers’ who got Buhari elected

by Olu Onemola …those that have worked to make Nigeria better – the activists, the vibrant academics, the ‘tell-the-truth-as-it-is’ journalists, ...

SolaApril 17, 2015

Just so you know – there were plans to abduct Prof. Jega during the elections (READ)

by Anike Jacobs News agency, Reuters has just revealed a plot by some powerful elements in the country to kidnap ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 7, 2015

Opinion: Prof. Jega’s silence on Akwa Ibom is a crime against democracy

 by Inibehe Effiong Prof. Jega should rise above any primordial consideration and defend the integrity of INEC and the electoral ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 7, 2015

Femi Aribisala: How Jega defeated Jonathan for Buhari in the election

by Femi Aribisala The innovation of the Permanent Voters Cards is designed to permanently disenfranchise the South. If this is ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 6, 2015

INEC says Card Readers will be used for governorship election

by Kolapo Olapoju Anyone worried about the non-usage of Card Readers in the governorship election, can now take a chill ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 5, 2015

Opinion: What if I told you Buhari’s victory wasn’t won at the polling booths?

by Adekoya Boladale Some may argue that the records of General Buhari and his undoubted anti-corruption stand gave him the ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 5, 2015

Obinna Akukwe: Opponents of INEC Card Readers are not agents of Jesus Christ

by Obinna Akukwe Those who antagonized the use of INEC Card Reader from the just concluded election which has been ...

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