yakubu mahmood

  1. RemmyAlex

    Politics Dino Melaye: We Are Proceeding With Recall - INEC Chairman

    The Independent National Electoral Corruption has said it will not be discouraged by the legal obstacles it is facing in the process of recalling Kogi-West lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this at the quarterly consultative meeting with journalists...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Politics Rivers Rerun: INEC Releases Update On Etche LG Elections

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has released preliminary report on the river rerun elections conducted in Etche Local government area on Saturday, 26 February, 2017. Read statement below: Recall that hoodlums chopped off the hand of an official of the Independent...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Politics Rivers Rerun: Protesters storm INEC Headquarters in Abuja

    Protesters on Tuesday stormed the headquarters of the Independence National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Abuja over what they termed the production of fake results sheets for the Rivers re-run elections. The protesters numbering in hundred alleged that a former acting INEC chairperson, Amina...
  4. Lequte

    Politics Why INEC Postponed Edo Governorship Elections- Premium Times

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday postponed the upcoming governorship elections in Edo state. INEC had earlier on Thursday announced that it was going ahead with the exercise, despite pressure from security agencies to postpone it. According to Premium Times...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics Why INEC Can’t Guarantee Conclusive Elections In 2019 – Chairman

    The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says given the challenges and malpractices that have marred elections both in the past and in recent times in the country, the commission cannot guarantee that the general elections in 2019 will be conclusive...
  6. RemmyAlex

    Politics 5 Things You Need to Know About the New INEC Boss, Prof Yakubu Mahmood

    The Senate has ratified the appointment of professor Mahmood Yakubu as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Here are the five most important things you need to know about the Chairman. - Yakubu is a professor of political history and international studies...