Category: Politics

Dickson Wins Bayelsa-West By-Election

FORMER Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party –PDP, has been declared winner of the Bayelsa West Senatorial District by-election. www.247inquirer.com According to the Independent National Electoral Commission – INEC, Dickson polled…

APC’s Abiru Wins Lagos East Senatorial Bye-Election

TOKUNBO ABIRU, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress – APC, has emerged winner of Saturday’s Lagos East Senatorial bye-election. www.247inquirer.com According to the Independent National Electoral Commission – INEC, Abiru polled a total of…

Mrs Ugwueze of PDP Wins Enugu by-election

THE Independent Electoral Commission INEC, Sunday declared Mrs Amaka Ugwueze, candidate representing the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, winner of Isi-Uzo State Constituency By-Election in Enugu State. www.247inquirer.com INEC Collation Officer, Chukwuemeka Nwachukwu, who declared the…

Senate Confirms Prof. Mahmood Yakubu As INEC Chairman

THE Senate has confirmed the appointment of Professor Mahmood Yakubu as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission – INEC. www.247inquirer.com The confirmation was given on Tuesday during plenary in Abuja, the nation’s capital….

Biden’s Transition Gets Green Light

THE federal government recognized President-elect Joe Biden as the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election on Monday, formally starting the transition of power after President Donald Trump spent weeks testing the boundaries of American…

Akeredolu Sacks Ondo Attorney General

THE cold war between Governor Rotimi Akeredolu and one of his top cabinet members, Adekola Olawoye may not be over yet. www.247inquirer.com Governor Akeredolu in a statement on Monday announced the termination of Olawoye’s appointment…