Inconclusive Bayelsa Election: INEC Chairman Yakubu Steps in

By admin on

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 900


INEC Chairman Yakubu Mohammad has ordered the launch of a probe into the behavior and conduct of INEC officials during the recent governorship elections held in Bayelsa state. 

Yakubu is investigating the roles of the Bayelsa State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC),Baritoh Kpagih and other officials of the commission in the electoral crises that led to the inconclusive status of the December 5 Governorship poll in the state.

The INEC, as part of its investigation, has ordered the Collation officers and Returning officers in the existing eight local government areas, particularly those involved in the disputed rescheduled governorship election in Southern Ijaw Local Government area of the state to submit their reports to the commission within 24 hours.

 

Posted on December, 10 2015

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


You may also like...
Storm Herwart sweeps across Germany, Czech Republic, Poland...

Kwankwaso, Melaye, 13 other senators dump APC for...

Abia hosts Chinese investors, flags off farming season...

Taraba Gov. Raises Alarm Over The Influx Of...

PRESS STATEMENT ON CURRENT FUEL SITUATION

Mass killing, APC’s greatest achievement – Abia PDP...

All Ekiti State Courts Shut Indefinitely By Authorities...

Nigerians will enjoy 24 hours power supply if...

Biafra: Police warns IPOB, BIM against sit-at-home order...

FG REDUCES PETROL PRICE TO N87

Ufomba commences campaign in Aba

Justice Nyako, Nnamdi Kanu’s absence stall treason trial...
News Abia Election Special (3) Abia Supplementary Polls Update (18) Abia Supplementary Result update (22) Appointments (8) Breaking News (195) Business (40) Campus News (3) Crime (111) Economy (105) Education (116) Entertainment (144) Fashion and Style (3) General (786) Health (107) Inside Africa (40) International News (303) Interviews (28) National (1914) Politics (898) Press Releases (107) Religion (9) Security (125) Sports (430) Technology (23) World News (87)

 

 

Advertisement

 

Latest News Ikpeazu restates commitment to accountability and transparency in governance Abia returns mission schools to owners 34-year-old bridge collapses in Abia ‘Emenike is Abia APC’s only credible governorship aspirant’ AGF Malami hire American firms to plant pro-Buhari op-ed in U.S. papers, Premium Times reveals Buhari overrules IGP's order on Adeleke's invitation Abia: New governorship permutations Osun election: I’ll win and dance to Govt House, says Adeleke Soldiers clear Onitsha drainage during heavy downpour Nigeria’s fate beyond 2019 depends on INEC, security agencies— Makarfi

 

Most Read Islamic agenda for Nigeria – Pastor Bosun (22,920 views) The show of shame that sealed Justice Uzokwe’s fate (17,351 views) 47 YEARS AFTER, HIS EXCELLENCY, COMMODORE EBITU UKIWE (Rtd) MAKES THE “OFO NDI IGBO” RECIPIENTS LIST (15,123 views) Breaking News : Dr Okezie Ikpeazu resigns from Abia State Environmental Sanitation Agency (ASEPA). (7,335 views) Lawyers accuse Lagos Police of working for PDP (7,085 views) Radio Biafra delivers AM Transmitter (6,862 views) ‘Why fuel scarcity persists’ (5,710 views) Nurse Justina Obi Ejelonu, one of the nurses that contracted Ebola virus is dead!!! (5,450 views) 2015: Abia’s plethora of governorship aspirants (5,245 views) Breaking News : 2015 - Abaribe withdraws from Abia guber race, backs Ikpeazu (5,238 views)