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Election Fraud:Nigerian professor jailed

The professor of soil science was a returning officer in the 2019 general elections in Akwa Ibom North-West senatorial district. By Ayelomi Ayodele   March 25, 2021   A High Court in Akwa-Ibom State, on Thursday, sentenced a Nigerian professor, Peter Ogban, to three years in prison, for election fraud. The court, which found Mr […]

Rather than receiving ‘recycled politicians’, focus on insecurity — Fayose tells Buhari

Rather than receiving ‘recycled politicians’, focus on insecurity — Fayose tells Buhari

Former governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to focus on tackling security challenges and other unending financial issues bedevilling Nigerians rather than receiving political defectors into the ruling APC. Fayose made this known on his verified Twitter handle on Tuesday. Recall that vanguard had reported that President Buhari […]

INEC reassures on CVR ahead of 2023

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it plans to resume Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) across the country in the second quarter of 2021. Mrs Wunmi Balogun, INEC Head of ICT, Ibadan, said this at the training of electoral officers and assistants electoral officers on access to Polling Units (PUs) in Ibadan on Monday. Balogun […]