Nigeria’s Presidential and National Assembly Elections have been postponed

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) made the announcement few hours before the polls were due to open on Saturday. Explaining why it postponed the general elections earlier scheduled for Saturday, 16th February, 2019. INEC chairman Mahmood Yakubu told reporters early Saturday in Abuja, “Proceeding with the election as scheduled is no longer feasible.” He … Continue reading Nigeria’s Presidential and National Assembly Elections have been postponed

Nigerian politicians who Incite violence in February elections could be banned from entering the UK

Incite violence, get visa ban, forfeit assets, Britain warns Nigerian politicians. United Kingdom on Wednesday gave its warning to Nigerian politicians against violence during the February 16, presidential and National Assembly elections as well as the March 2, governorship and states houses of assembly polls. The British high commissioner to Nigeria, Ms Catriona Laing, has … Continue reading Nigerian politicians who Incite violence in February elections could be banned from entering the UK