Olakunle Maruf – Sokoto Sokoto State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate Mallam Sa’idu Umar Ubandoma won his polling station by more than 400 votes over his opponent. According to the result sheet announced late Saturday night and signed by his voting unit chairman Yusuf Hausawa, and PU 020, Sabon-titi, Kofar Atiku district of the state metropolis, Ubandoma scored a total of 427 votes to defeat his main challenger, all progressing. Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto of…"PDP’s Ubandoma wins polling units –"
By Subair MohammedThe Lagos State Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct Governor and House elections on Sunday, March 19, 2023 at eight polling stations in Eti-Osa LCDA. Mrs Tadese Adenike, head of voter education and advocacy for the council, said in a statement that the election was not held at the affected polling station in Victoria Garden City Estates, Eti Osa Local Government Area, as residents refused to come out to vote. She said:…"INEC postpones elections for eight polling units in Eti-Osa till Sunday –"
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the Governor and State Assembly elections at 10 polling stations in the Victoria Garden City (VGC) area of Lagos State. Resident Election Commissioner Segun Agbaje revealed this to reporters during a media briefing on Saturday. Agabje said the developments stemmed from fears that members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) deployed to the area as temporary staff could carry out an attack. Violence was also reported…"INEC postpones elections in 10 Lagos polling units –"
Alobanglo, Israel There was mild drama on Saturday as victims were found at some polling stations in Lagos amid the ongoing gubernatorial and state assembly elections. In a video circulating on social media, a goat was found dead at the entrance to a polling station in the state’s Omole Phase 1 area. The sacrifice was found at the entrance to the polling station of Omole Junior Grammar School, Omole Stage 1, Ikeja, Lagos State. pic.twitter.com/Ixynq7k06F…"Sacrifices spotted at Lagos polling units –"
isola michael The Bauchi State Police Command has informed the public that, based on the results of the Interagency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) deliberations, there will be general restrictions on the movement of people and vehicles during the state election day. The command explained that the steps taken were to ensure public order management and the safety of voters, and to assist the security agencies in their effective policing work and to deter…"Police warn escorts to stay away from polling units, collation centres in Bauchi –"
Surrey RCMP are conducting an internal review after a memo from the police chief slammed the Southern Community Response Team for “demonstrating their inability to carry out the fundamental principles of 101 policing”. In a March 2 email obtained by Staff Sgt. Global News, Jag Saran wrote that he had imposed a “reset” on the South CRU team. “We need to start with the basics and ensure we demonstrate a thorough understanding of the fundamentals…"Surrey RCMP conducting internal review after supervisor slams unit’s performance"
Johnson Babajid-Makurdi On Wednesday, Benue state police chief Wale Abass said the command had set up a rapid response team to deal with any emergencies during the state’s upcoming gubernatorial elections. Speaking to political stakeholders ahead of the gubernatorial and state assembly elections, the Communist Party also said the police chief had deployed more officers to the state. The CP said additional security personnel drawn from other sister agencies would be deployed to the election.…"Benue Police creates quick response units –"
Jacob Segon Oratunji Ahead of Saturday’s gubernatorial and state assembly elections, the Nigerian Police High Command on Tuesday banned the use of pets, especially dogs, at polling stations on election day, saying the practice “contravenes the provisions of the 2022 Elections Act as amended.” In a statement to journalists in Abuja, Abuja’s Public Relations Officer, FPRO, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the police declared the act to be criminal and reprehensible According to the statement, “Section 126…"Police ban use of dog, other pets at polling units –"
The Canadian Forces Housing Agency plans to add 84 residential units to CFB Esquimalt to help service members find affordable housing and relieve pressure on the local rental market. Due to the nature of their jobs, members are feeling the effects of the housing crisis “acutely,” according to a statement from the Canadian Armed Forces Housing Agency. “Given rising interest rates, a booming Canadian housing market and inflation, housing affordability and availability is a national…"Feds to build new rental housing units at CFB Esquimalt"
by Janice McKay January 24, 2023 at 12:59 am Charges have been laid against a family dispute that led to a heavy police presence in the Meaford area. On January 20th at around 3.30pm, the Gray Bruce OPP received a call asking about the matter. Police determined one individual threatened the other while holding a weapon. Just after 11 p.m. that evening, a suspect was arrested. OPP now charges a 51-year-old Meaford woman with uttering…"Meaford woman charged after multiple police units respond to incident"