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  •  The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC will scrupulously apply laws particularly the Electoral Act 2022 without fear or favour to ensure free fair credible inclusive and transparent elections in 2023 The INEC Chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu made this known on Wednesday in Abuja at the 4th Memorial Lecture in honour of Late Director General of The Electoral Institute TEI Prof Abubakar Momoh who who died on May 29 2017 Yakubu was represented by Prof Abdullahi Zuru National Commissioner and Chairman Board of Electoral Institute Yakubu assured Nigerians that INEC has no preferred party or candidate but shall only ensure that all valid votes count and the winners are decided solely by the voters The chairman said that as the 2023 general elections draws near it was imperative for all stakeholders especially the political parties to note the major features introduced by the new Electoral Act 2022 He also advised party leaders to note the possible implications of these changes on the upcoming elections saying the happenings that accompanied the recent party primaries attest to this These changes include amongst others the conduct of early party primaries by political parties technological changes in the electoral process The Commission s power to review the decision of the returning officer and overvoting based on the number of accr NewsSourceCredit NAN
    2023: INEC will scrupulously apply electoral laws without fear, favour – Yakubu
     The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC will scrupulously apply laws particularly the Electoral Act 2022 without fear or favour to ensure free fair credible inclusive and transparent elections in 2023 The INEC Chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu made this known on Wednesday in Abuja at the 4th Memorial Lecture in honour of Late Director General of The Electoral Institute TEI Prof Abubakar Momoh who who died on May 29 2017 Yakubu was represented by Prof Abdullahi Zuru National Commissioner and Chairman Board of Electoral Institute Yakubu assured Nigerians that INEC has no preferred party or candidate but shall only ensure that all valid votes count and the winners are decided solely by the voters The chairman said that as the 2023 general elections draws near it was imperative for all stakeholders especially the political parties to note the major features introduced by the new Electoral Act 2022 He also advised party leaders to note the possible implications of these changes on the upcoming elections saying the happenings that accompanied the recent party primaries attest to this These changes include amongst others the conduct of early party primaries by political parties technological changes in the electoral process The Commission s power to review the decision of the returning officer and overvoting based on the number of accr NewsSourceCredit NAN
    2023: INEC will scrupulously apply electoral laws without fear, favour – Yakubu
    General news2 months ago

    2023: INEC will scrupulously apply electoral laws without fear, favour – Yakubu

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will scrupulously apply laws , particularly the Electoral Act, 2022 without fear or favour to ensure free, fair, credible, inclusive and transparent elections in 2023. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made this known on Wednesday in Abuja, at the 4th Memorial Lecture in honour of Late Director-General of The Electoral Institute (TEI), Prof. Abubakar Momoh, who who died on May 29, 2017. Yakubu was represented by Prof. Abdullahi Zuru, National Commissioner and Chairman, Board of Electoral Institute.

    Yakubu assured Nigerians that INEC has no preferred party or candidate, but shall only ensure that all valid votes count and the winners are decided solely by the voters.

    The chairman said that as the 2023 general elections draws near, it was imperative for all stakeholders especially the political parties to note the major features introduced by the new Electoral Act 2022. He also advised party leaders to note the possible implications of these changes on the upcoming elections, saying the happenings that accompanied the recent party primaries attest to this.

    “These changes include amongst others, the conduct of early party primaries by political parties, technological changes in the electoral process; “The Commission’s power to review the decision of the returning officer and overvoting based on the number of accr
    NewsSourceCredit: NAN

  •  Former Governor of Kogi Idris Wada and Sheik Tajudeen Bello Imam Fouad Lababidi Mosque have called on Nigerians to vote responsible leaders in the 2023 general elections Wada made the call on Friday at the commissioning of the EFAB Global Estate Mosque Mbora Abuja He urged Nigerians to immediately collect their Permanent Voter Cards PVC and ensure they vote credible leaders in the 2023 general elections Nigerians should make sure they register and collect their PVCs so that they can exercise their civic responsibility They should make sure they vote for the right leaders so that things can improve in our country elections is serious business we should not joke with it he said The former governor commended the Muslim association at Efab Global Estate for the Mosque project Earlier Imam Bello who led the first Jumat prayer at the Mosque said the new Mosque will further help in the propagation of Islam and it s tenets He urged Muslims to be upright and vote credible leaders with the fear of Allah that can transform the country for good Tajudeen who is also the Chairman FCT League of Imams admonished politicians to play by the rules and ensure peaceful elections across the country Alhaji Abubakar Momoh Chairman EFAB Global Estate Mosque said the self sponsored project by the Muslim community in the estate began in 2018 He called on well meaning Muslims to continue to contribute to the development of the Mosque and the less previledged in the society NAN
    2023: Ex-gov, cleric urge Nigerians to vote responsible leaders
     Former Governor of Kogi Idris Wada and Sheik Tajudeen Bello Imam Fouad Lababidi Mosque have called on Nigerians to vote responsible leaders in the 2023 general elections Wada made the call on Friday at the commissioning of the EFAB Global Estate Mosque Mbora Abuja He urged Nigerians to immediately collect their Permanent Voter Cards PVC and ensure they vote credible leaders in the 2023 general elections Nigerians should make sure they register and collect their PVCs so that they can exercise their civic responsibility They should make sure they vote for the right leaders so that things can improve in our country elections is serious business we should not joke with it he said The former governor commended the Muslim association at Efab Global Estate for the Mosque project Earlier Imam Bello who led the first Jumat prayer at the Mosque said the new Mosque will further help in the propagation of Islam and it s tenets He urged Muslims to be upright and vote credible leaders with the fear of Allah that can transform the country for good Tajudeen who is also the Chairman FCT League of Imams admonished politicians to play by the rules and ensure peaceful elections across the country Alhaji Abubakar Momoh Chairman EFAB Global Estate Mosque said the self sponsored project by the Muslim community in the estate began in 2018 He called on well meaning Muslims to continue to contribute to the development of the Mosque and the less previledged in the society NAN
    2023: Ex-gov, cleric urge Nigerians to vote responsible leaders
    General news4 months ago

    2023: Ex-gov, cleric urge Nigerians to vote responsible leaders

    Former Governor of Kogi Idris Wada and Sheik Tajudeen Bello, Imam, Fouad Lababidi Mosque have called on Nigerians to vote responsible leaders in the 2023 general elections.

    Wada made the call on Friday at the commissioning of the EFAB Global Estate Mosque, Mbora, Abuja.

    He urged Nigerians to immediately collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) and ensure they vote credible leaders in the 2023 general elections.

    “Nigerians should make sure they register and collect their PVCs, so that they can exercise their civic responsibility.

    “They should make sure they vote for the right leaders so that things can improve in our country, elections is serious business, we should not joke with it,”” he said.

    The former governor commended the Muslim association at Efab Global Estate for the Mosque project.

    Earlier, Imam Bello who led the first Jumat prayer at the Mosque said the new Mosque will further help in the propagation of Islam and it’s tenets.

    He urged Muslims to be upright and vote credible leaders with the fear of Allah that can transform the country for good.

    Tajudeen who is also the Chairman, FCT League of Imams admonished politicians to play by the rules and ensure peaceful elections across the country.

    Alhaji Abubakar Momoh, Chairman, EFAB Global Estate Mosque said the self sponsored project by the Muslim community in the estate began in 2018.

    He called on well meaning Muslims to continue to contribute to the development of the Mosque and the less previledged in the society.

    (NAN)