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APC raises alarm over threat to peace in Enugu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised alarm over a likely threat to peace in Enugu State, calling on security agencies to act quickly to forestall breakdown of law and order in the State.

2019: We will not condone electoral violence – Enugu APC tells PDP

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Enugu State, on Sunday warned the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, against engaging in any form of electoral violence in the 2019 general elections.

PDP BoT member Chidi Okolo lauds Governor Ugwuanyi, ENSIEC on Enugu LG poll

A member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Chidi Okolo, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for ensuring that local government elections was conducted in the state.

APC petitions Enugu SIEC, seeks cancellation of local council election results

The Enugu state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday served formerly notice of the rejection of the results of the local government council elections held last Saturday to the State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC)

Enugu council polls: PDP thanks electorate, congratulates its candidates for landslide victory

The PDP also congratulated its candidates for emerging victorious at the polls and appreciated members of the party and its teeming supporters for the maturity they displayed during the exercise, even in the face of provocation, adding that it was a demonstration of the party’s firm commitment to peace, credible and rancor-free elections.

Enugu council polls boycotted on our order – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has congratulated the people of Enugu State “for heeding its call to boycott the Local Government Election held on Saturday November 4 2017.”

PDP wins Enugu council polls

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has swept all chairmanship positions in the 17 council areas of Enugu State the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) has announced.

Enugu council polls best in Nigeria’s recent history – Senator Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has congratulated the people and Government of Enugu State on the successful conduct of the November 4, 2017 Local Government election in the State, describing it as the best council election in Nigeria’s recent history.

Enugu council polls: PDP wins 14 chairmanship position

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has swept the 14 chairmanship election results released by the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) in Saturday’s local government election.

Enugu council polls a paradox to power devolution quest – VON chief Osita Okechukwu

The Director-General, Voice of Nigeria, VON, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, on Sunday said the nature of local government elections across the country was a paradox in the clamour for devolution of powers.

Enugu council poll: No loss of life before, during and after – Police

The Police Command in Enugu State on Sunday confirmed that no life was lost before, during and after the state’s Nov. 4 local government election.

Ex-Governor Sullivan Chime wants cancellation of Enugu local govt election

A former governor of Enugu State, Sullivan Chime, has called for the cancellation and rescheduling of the Saturday local government election in the state.

NANS hails peaceful conduct of local council elections in Enugu

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has commended the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) for organizing peaceful Local Government Elections in Enugu State, in spite of attempt to derail the exercise.

Enugu council polls: CP expresses satisfaction with deployment of security officials

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Mohammed Danmallam, on Saturday expressed satisfaction with the deployment of security officials for the conduct of the council elections.

Enugu council poll: Voters desert polling units due to late arrival of materials

Some voters who turned out to cast their votes for the Enugu State Local Government Election, on Saturday in Enugu, angrily left the polling units due to late arrival of voting materials.

Enugu council poll: Accreditation, voting did not commence as scheduled

Voting and accreditation for the Enugu State Saturday’s Local Government Election did not commence as scheduled because of late arrival of materials.

Enugu council polls: CP assures residents of adequate security

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Mohammed Danmallam, has assured residents of the state of adequate protection during and after Saturday’s Local Government elections in the state.

Enugu expects over 5,000 personnel for November 4 local polls – CP

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Mohammed Danmalam, has said that over 5,000 security personnel will be deployed for the Enugu State Local Government polls on Nov. 4. He said that the personnel would be drawn from the various security agencies working in the state.

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VON chief, others call on mainstream media to counter fake news

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Plateau PDP accuses APC of buying voters cards

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of buying voters cards especially in the PDP strongholds as part of its plan to win 2019 election at all levels even as the governor stated that PDP was merely playing to the gallery and engaging in diversionary tactics to misinform and mislead the public.