Tag: election tribunal

YNaijaJuly 17, 2023

Tinubu Warns Election Tribunal of Potential Anarchy if FCT’s Status and 25% Votes Requirement is Misinterpreted; Tobi Amusan Sets New Record at Silesia Diamond League | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Tinubu ...

YNaijaMarch 7, 2023

Peter Obi meets Lagos woman attacked by hoodlums during presidential election; INEC seeks to modify order granting Obi and Atiku access to election materials | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: Peter ...

Op-ed EditorApril 22, 2017

Opinion: PDP, Ize-Iyamu, why do you persecute the law?

by Idemudia Oviosun If, by virtue of some beneficial imagination, or a heightened sense of humour, we assumed that Heaven, ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 11, 2015

Sacked Taraba governor says tribunal judgment was ‘accidental’

The sacked Governor of Taraba state, Dairus Ishaku, says the ruling of the State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, is an ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 9, 2015

Opinion: Making sense of the judgement of the Taraba Election Tribunal

The judgment of the Taraba State Governorship Election Tribunal delivered on Saturday is raising dust in Nigeria’s political circle and as ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2015

Kolapo Olapoju: Mama Taraba’s quest to be first female elected governor in Nigeria

On April 11 2015, womenfolk, feminists and progressives were almost certain that Senator Aisha Alhassan would be victorious in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 26, 2015

Delta state governor’s election upheld by tribunal

The election of Ifeanyi Okowa, as the governor of Delta state, has been upheld by the election tribunal. The Delta ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 9, 2015

BREAKING: Senator Buruji Kashamu’s election nullified by tribunal

Senator Buruji Kashamu, representing Ogun East Senatorial district, has been sacked as a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 30, 2015

PDP chieftains flogged by thugs at Ogun election tribunal

Political thugs attacked the Ogun state Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Isabo, Abeokuta, for about an hour, on Tuesday, September ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2015

“I can’t read” | What Akpabio’s witness said today in Akwa Ibom election tribunal

The supposed graduate was one of the witnesses of former governor Godswill Akpabio, at the Akwa Ibom National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2015

INEC says total accredited voters in Rivers election was inflated by 1 million

A representative of the Independent National Electoral Commission, has testified that only 293,072 persons were accredited to vote during the April ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2015

“DSS, APC want to take Akwa Ibom, which belongs to us” – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, has accused the All progressives Congress of being in cahoot with the Department of State Security to ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 19, 2015

Wike loses 3 times against Dakuku in Rivers election tribunal

Governor Nyesom Wike had a bad day at the Rivers State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Abuja on Wednesday. Dakuku ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 13, 2015

Alex Otti may have been approached to sell his election petition… but will he play ball?

No, he won’t play ball. Alex Otti, former Diamond bank boss, turned governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance in ...

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 OlapojuMay 19, 2015

No jokes, PDP youth in Lagos will be ‘praying and fasting’ for Agbaje

by Kolapo Olapoju The youth of the Peoples Democratic Party will be embarking on a fasting and praying spree for ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 14, 2015

In a few hours, we’ll know if Fayose will remain Governor of Ekiti

by Kolapo Olapoju For all his daredevilry and brazenness, Ayo Fayose will undoubtedly be mellow at the moment… at least ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 6, 2015

Election tribunal dismisses Omisore’s petition against Aregbesola

by Kolapo Olapoju Iyiola Omisore has lost his bid to unseat Rauf Aregbesola as the governor of Osun state. An ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 19, 2014

Tribunal upholds @GovAyoFayose’s election

by Kolapo Olapoju An election tribunal court has upheld the election of Ayo Fayose as governor of Ekiti state. Following ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 6, 2014

The APC has something to say about Osun elections tribunal (READ)

by Mayowa Aboah The All Progressive Congress (APC) has called for the dissolution of the Osun Governorship Election Tribunal, due ...

November 19, 2012

‘Stop playing stone age politics’ – PDP Youth Circuit denounces Bola Tinubu over Babajide Obanikoro

by Isi Esene The Youth Circuit of the Peoples Democratic Party are threatening fire and brimstone over what it described ...

August 4, 2012

Here we go again: PDP to challenge Edo governorship election result

by Stanley Azuakola Just when we were about to cheer that no party was going to contest the results of ...

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