November 17, 2019

Davido Reveals The Meaning Of A Picture On The Back Cover Of His Album

While we await the release of ‘A Good Time’ album by DMW label boss, Davido. The singer continues to reveal something about the album which many of his fans might actually have not noticed. Remember that Davido released the tracklists and the back cover of the album last week, well there is more to the back cover design than we thought. Davido revealed that the picture of two people looking at a statue was him and his dad looking at the statute of his late mother. [Read]

Yahaya Bello Wins Okene Local Government With Very Large Margin

Kogi State Governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yahaya Bello, has defeated his closest rivals, Musa Wada of the PDP and Natasha Akpoti of SDP, in Okene Local Government Area of Kogi Central. The governor polled 112,764 votes to defeat Ms Akpoti of the SDP and Mr Wada of the PDP who both scored 50 and 139 votes respectively. The result from the local government was signed by the collation officer of the local government, Olanrewaju Samuel, an associate professor. The local government’s results is expected to be strongly contested as it claims none of the PDP or SDP could poll a total of 200 votes in [Read]

INEC May Cancel Results From Units Affected By Ballot Box Snatching

The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC) in charge of Information and Voter Education and Festus Okoye has said that election results from polling units where there were reported cases of ballot box snatching may be cancelled depending on reports from the presiding officer in such units. Okoye also said that the Commission was not aware of allegation made by the Peoples Democratic Party that Governor Yahaya Bello and the APC was forcing the Commission to sign prefilled results. The INEC National Commissioner told The Nation that if there are areas where ballot box snatching was reported, the presiding officer is expected to write a report on such incident to the [Read]

Kogi Election: 30 INEC Staff Missing

  The electoral commission, INEC, has declared 30 of its staff missing. The ad-hoc staff took part in Saturday’s Kogi State governorship election. They were posted to Olamaboro Local Government Area (LGA) by the commission. They were declared missing around 1 a.m. on Sunday during the final collation of results in the local government. The missing INEC staff include Presiding Officers (POs) and Assistant Presiding Officers (APOs) of polling units in Imane ward 1 and 2 of Olamaboro LGA of Kogi State. Many of the ad-hoc staff used by INEC are corps members of the NYSC. Just as the whereabouts of the officials are unknown, results from the polling units [Read]

Dino Melaye’s Nephew, Olorunjuwon Oluyomi Shot By Political Thugs Die, Buried

Mr Olorunjuwon, nephew to Senator Dino Melaye who was shot yesterday at Ayetoro ward 1 unit 4, Dino’s polling unit by political thugs has been confirmed dead this morning by the Senator’s family. This was made known by the Senator this morning via his twitter handle… [Read]