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Facebook To Bankroll Research On Social Media Impact On Elections

Facebook To Bankroll Research On Social Media Impact On Elections

Facebook on Monday announced its first research grants to academics studying the impact of social media on elections, part of an effort to prevent manipulation of social platforms.

2019 Elections: INEC’s Bias Against APC So Clear – Oshiomhole

2019 Elections: INEC’s Bias Against APC So Clear – Oshiomhole

National chairman of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has alleged that the country's electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), worked against his party in the 2019 general election.

Senate In Rowdy Session Over Dino Melaye’s Motion On ‘Militarisation Of Elections’

Senate In Rowdy Session Over Dino Melaye’s Motion On ‘Militarisation Of Elections’

Senator Dino Melaye's motion on the alleged militarisation of Nigeria's 2019 general election stirred a rowdy session at the Senate on Wednesday.

2019 Gubernatorial Elections: Concise Election Monitoring Room/Live Reports

2019 Gubernatorial Elections: Concise Election Monitoring Room/Live Reports

Welcome to Concise News election monitoring room and live reports.We shall be bringing live reports from all states where governorship elections is taking place today Saturday March 9th.

Elections: Police Boss Deploys DIGs, 227 CPs In Six Geo-political Zones

Elections: Police Boss Deploys DIGs, 227 CPs In Six Geo-political Zones

Nigeria's head of police, Mohammed Adamu, has deployed seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police in the six geo-political zones of the country for the March 9 Governorship and State Assembly elections.

Biafra: Massob Reveals Choice Governorship Candidates In South-East

Biafra: Massob Reveals Choice Governorship Candidates In South-East

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has declared support for Governor Dave Umahi's re-election bid. 

Election: CAN Congratulates Buhari As JNI Asks Atiku To Accept Defeat

Election: CAN Congratulates Buhari As JNI Asks Atiku To Accept Defeat

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 northern states and Abuja has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari for his victory in the February 23 presidential election.

Our Staff Raped During Last Election, INEC Opens Up

Our Staff Raped During Last Election, INEC Opens Up

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says members of its staff were abducted and raped during Saturday’s elections.

We Have Not Cancelled Election In FCT – INEC

We Have Not Cancelled Election In FCT – INEC

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has debunked report that the commission cancelled elections conducted in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja yesterday.

Ex-Ogun State Governor Laments Card Reader Malfunction

Ex-Ogun State Governor Laments Card Reader Malfunction

Former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel laments delay at the polling unit as the card reader malfunctioned.

NAMA: Airspace Will Remain Open During Rescheduled Elections

NAMA: Airspace Will Remain Open During Rescheduled Elections

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency on Sunday assured that the airspace would remain open during the general elections.

MASSOB Mocks Buhari Over Election Postponement

MASSOB Mocks Buhari Over Election Postponement

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has confirmed President Muhammadu Buhari jittery.

Donald Duke Defies SDP Endorsement Of Buhari, Forges Ahead With Presidential Ambition

Donald Duke Defies SDP Endorsement Of Buhari, Forges Ahead With Presidential Ambition

Former governor of Cross River, Donald Duke, has said that he remains the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), vowing to present himself for the February 16 poll despite SDP's NEC endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Ignore El-Rufai’s Threat – Nyesom Wike

Ignore El-Rufai’s Threat – Nyesom Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has called on the international community to ignore the death threat made by the Kaduna State Governor, El-Rufai. 

NCC Suspends Ban On Unsolicited Text Messaging For Elections

NCC Suspends Ban On Unsolicited Text Messaging For Elections

The Nigerian Communications Commission on Thursday announced the temporary suspension of the Do-Not-Disturb facility on mobile networks.

2019 Elections: Whole World Watching Us, Says Anyaoku

2019 Elections: Whole World Watching Us, Says Anyaoku

A former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, Emeka Anyaoku, has called on the Federal Government and the relevant bodies to ensure that the upcoming general elections are free and fair.

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