INEC Chairman Reacts To Calls For His Resignation

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu yesterday said allegations that he compromised the electoral process were unfounded. He said calls for his resignation were misplaced. Mahmood urged those dissatisfied with the electoral process to challenge the outcome in court. He warned against making inciting comments, saying they were capable of causing unrest. […]

PDP, LP Demand Fresh Election, Want INEC Chair To Step Down

The Labour Party (LP) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have asked Yakubu Mahmood to resign as the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The parties also demanded that the presidential election be conducted afresh. They held a joint press conference in Abuja on Tuesday. Julius Abure, national chairman of LP, and Iyorchia Ayu, […]