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The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

Police: More than 300 held for voting offences

More than 300 people were arrested on suspicion of committing electoral offences during Nigeria's recent elections, the top police chief has said.

Itse Sagay: If ballot box snatchers or election disrupters are armed, they are a...

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Council Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has listed instances in which a law enforcement officer is allowed to gun down a ballot box snatcher.
Madagascar presidential candidate Andry Rajoelina casts his ballot in Antananarivo, on November 7, 2018. - Madagascar was voting for a new president in unprecedented polls in which the three front-runners are former heads of state facing-off amid efforts to defuse a political crisis. (Photo by MARCO LONGARI / AFP)

Top Madagascar presidential hopeful alleges vote ‘manipulation’

The frontrunner in Madagascar's presidential race accused election officials of "manipulation" on Monday after they published results that showed him short of the absolute majority needed to avoid a second round run-off vote.

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen challenges election defeat

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen has filed a court challenge against his election loss, citing a "lot of complaints from supporters", according to a lawyer.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

How Ademola Adeleke obtained NECO certificate for exam ‘he didn’t sit for’

On July 21, 2017, the Osun State Police Intelligence Bureau (SIB) received and acted on an intelligence report about examination malpractice at OJO/Aro Community Grammar School in Osun state.

Zimbabwe’s tainted election authority under fire again

Nothing would demonstrate that Zimbabwe has entered a new era since Robert Mugabe's ousting more than a clean election.

Fraud risk looms over Zimbabwe’s post-Robert Mugabe election

Zimbabwe goes to the polls Monday in its first election since authoritarian leader Robert Mugabe was ousted last year, with allegations mounting of voter fraud and predictions of a disputed result.
INEC Continuous Voter Registration (CVR)

INEC: Continuous voters registration ends in August

The senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial Zone has denied that he indulged in any form of malpractice to win his election into the Senate in January this year.

Official: WAEC committed to releasing 2018 WASSCE results within 45 days

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has reassured that it is committed to releasing results of its 2018 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates in 45 days.

Unity Schools: NECO scores self high as 53 sit for common entrance in Cotonou

The National Examinations Council (NECO) on Saturday said it was working hard to surpass the standards and integrity of its examinations through quality human resources just as 53 candidates wrote one of its exams in Cotonou.

HRW: Child labour, abuse rife in Zimbabwe tobacco farms

Malpractice in Zimbabwe's tobacco growing industry is rampant, an international human rights organisation has reported after an investigation.

Rector: Auchi Poly will not compromise standard of education

Dr Sanusi Jimah, the Rector of Federal Polytechnic, Auchi in Edo, has assured that the management will not compromise the institution’s reputed high education standard.

Even if President Buhari is INEC returning officer, APC will lose Ekiti election –...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has faulted the declaration by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, that the Ekiti governorship election is a must win for his party.

UNILORIN vice-chancellor advises against spending too much time on social media

The Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has advised new students of the institution to spend less time on facebook and other social media platforms.

2,758 students matriculate at Ibrahim Babangida university

A total of 2,758 students on Wednesday matriculated at the Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai, Niger, for the 2018/2019 academic session.

Kogi govt bans 47 schools from 2018 WASSCE over exam malpractice

Kogi State government has banned 47 schools from presenting candidates in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

UTME: Malpractice through wristwatches, pen no longer possible – JAMB

Ahead of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, the organisers, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has installed devices to check malpractice in all accredited centres.

Anambra guber: IPAC calls for massive participation in election

The Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has called on the people of Anambra to massively participate in the Nov.18 governorship election.

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Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP publicity secretary

Supplementary poll: APC, INEC conspiracy’ll fail – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said an alleged conspiracy between the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig tomorrow’s supplementary election in some selected states will fail.

Bauchi finance commissioner resigns ahead of supplementary poll

The Bauchi State Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Hon. Garbi Mohammed Akuyam, has resigned his appointment.
Ikenga Ugochinyere

CUPP: Senator Adeleke’s tribunal victory a boost to Atiku Abubakar’s quest to reclaim mandate

The Coalition of United Political Parties has described the judgement delivered by the Osun State Election Petition Tribunal as a boost to the desire of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to reclaim his “stolen mandate.”
Birmingham City

Birmingham City given nine-point deduction

Birmingham City have been deducted nine points rules for breaching rules on profitability and sustainability, the English Football League (EFL) has announced.
Lagos-Abeokuta gridlock

Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway: Commuters lament over Ikeja-Along axis gridlock

Commuters and motorists plying the Ikeja Along axis on Lagos – Abeokuta Expressway have called on the Lagos State Government to intensify efforts toward decongesting constant gridlock on the road.