INEC declares Labour Party’s Alex Otti winner of Abia governorship election –

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced on Wednesday that Labor candidate Alex Otti had won last weekend’s gubernatorial election in Abia state. Announcing the results in Umuahia, the state’s electoral officer, Professor Nnnenna Nnannaya-Oti, said Otti defeated the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidates, Okey Ahiwe and Enyinnaya Nwafor of the Youth Progressive Party (YPP) are in the election. Ahiwe and Nwafor scored 88,529 and 28,972 respectively in the exercise. INEC suspended collation of election…

"INEC declares Labour Party’s Alex Otti winner of Abia governorship election –"

INEC declares Labour Party’s Alex Otti winner of Abia governorship election –

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced on Wednesday that Labor candidate Alex Otti had won last weekend’s gubernatorial election in Abia state. Announcing the results in Umuahia, the state’s electoral officer, Professor Nnnenna Nnannaya-Oti, said Otti defeated the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidates, Okey Ahiwe and Enyinnaya Nwafor of the Youth Progressive Party (YPP) are in the election. Ahiwe and Nwafor scored 88,529 and 28,972 respectively in the exercise. INEC suspended collation of election…

"INEC declares Labour Party’s Alex Otti winner of Abia governorship election –"

Labour Party’s Rhodes-Vivour condemns attack on Lagos voters –

Lagos Labor gubernatorial candidate Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour has expressed sympathy for victims of attacks in the state’s gubernatorial and House elections on Saturday. Voter intimidation by alleged political thugs has been reported in many parts of the state during elections. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) postponed elections at 10 polling stations in the state’s Victoria Garden City (VGC) region until Sunday morning amid concerns that members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) deployed to…

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Crisis in Labour Party as Awamaridi lays claim to party’s governorship ticket in Lagos –

With just 48 hours to go before the Lagos state gubernatorial election, the Labor Party’s state chapter is facing a fresh crisis as one of its leaders, Ifagbemi Awamaridi, claims he is the party’s bona fide gubernatorial candidate for the state. Speaking to reporters at a news conference in Lagos, Awamaridi said he was elected as the LP candidate in the party’s gubernatorial primary election held last July. The party’s recognized candidate, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, has…

"Crisis in Labour Party as Awamaridi lays claim to party’s governorship ticket in Lagos –"

Labour Party’s legal team visits INEC to inspect materials deployed for 2023 elections –

Labor’s legal team met with officials from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja on Monday. This came after a court order granted the party’s request to inspect materials deployed for the exercise last month. A team of 60 legal experts led by Livy Uzoukwu participated in the meeting. International Electrotechnical Commission In a Facebook post, it said Labor’s legal team was at committee headquarters to discuss the means involved in obtaining certain documents.…

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Soludo tackles Obi over support for Labour Party’s assembly candidates in Anambra –

Anambra State Governor Professor Chukwuma Soludo on Saturday called Labor presidential candidate Peter Obi’s call on the people of the state to vote for his party’s candidate in the state House election on March 18 a deception . The former Anambra governor met with the LP’s national and state assembly candidates on Friday night, asking them to work with Soludo if elected. The governor echoed Obie’s call in a statement from his chief press secretary,…

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Rivers APC accuses INEC of frustrating party’s efforts to file petitions  –

By Amaechi Okonkwo – Port Harcourt. The Rivers state chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has accused the state office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of deliberately obstructing its efforts to petition the results of the February 25, 2023 National Assembly elections, the state said. The party claims that it has applied for certified true copies (CTCs) of forms EC8A, EC8B, EC8C and other documents accompanying the recent National Assembly elections in…

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Labour Party’s Rhodes-Vivour accuses APC govt of empowering ‘agberos’ –

Lagos state Labor gubernatorial candidate Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour has accused the APC-led government of authorizing mobs, also known as agberos, in the state. Rhodes – vitalityIn an interview with Channels Television on Thursday, he vowed that threats by political mobsters to attack Labor supporters at upcoming polls would be resisted. Reports of voter intimidation and suppression have been widespread since Peter Obi’s surprise victory in the just-concluded presidential election in Lagos. In an interview, Rhodes-Vivour argued…

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Court sacks Benue Labour Party’s deputy governorship candidate –

On Wednesday, Abuja Federal High Court Judge Inyang Ekwo sacked Labor Party candidate Idu Onyiloyi for deputy governor of Benue state. The judge ruled in the lawsuit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1853/2022 filed by members of the Ochechi Adejor State LP. Onyiloyi had reportedly written to the party saying he would withdraw from the race. He also filed a court affidavit in support of his claim. In his ruling, Judge Ekwo held that Onyiloyi would no longer be…

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