Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, has reacted to the redeployment of Justice Okon Abang from Abuja division to Asaba division, Delta State, stating that he should have been shown the exit door from the judiciary.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Chairman of the commission, retired Justice Igbozurike Akomas, announced the results in the early hours of Thursday at the commission’s premises in Umuahia.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said it will carry out “disciplinary action” on any of its officers found guilty in the ongoing investigation into the federal and state legislative re-run elections in Rivers State.
I do not know if it’s just me, but it does seem like the world is not paying so much attention to the current administration’s triumphalism over its predecessor and the reign of sleaze alleged to have been its pastime.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has vowed that his administration will cease to fund security agencies in the state following their alleged involvement in election malpractice during the December 10 legislative rerun election.
Deputy President of Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has once again proposed a single term of six years for incumbent president and governors, at a retreat organised by the Presidential Committee on Constitution and Electoral Reform in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
A report by election observer group, CLEEN Foundation, may have validated claims by Governor Nyesom Wike Of Rivers State that the All Progressives Congress (APC) used both the INEC and security operatives to manipulate results of Saturday’s legislative rerun elections in the state.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has slammed the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti- Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay over comments he made concerning the violence that ensued during the state’s rerun election that held on Saturday.