GTB 737 banner Yudala banner

INEC releases timetable for Edo, Ondo governorship elections

By News Express on 13/05/2016

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,310


Abuja, May 12, 2016 (NAN) The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed June 12 for commencement of political campaigns ahead of the Sept. 10 governorship election in Edo.

Similarly, it said that electioneering by aspirants in the governorship election in Ondo state scheduled for Nov. 26 should begin on Aug. 28.

This is contained in the commission’s daily bulletin issued on Thursday in Abuja.

According to it, June 12 has been scheduled for the commencement of campaigns by political parties participating in the Edo governorship election, while, “July 2 to July 4 have also been set aside for the conduct of party primaries, including resolution of disputes arising from the primaries.”

It stated that official register of voters for the election in Edo would be published on Aug. 11.

It added that submission of names of political parties’ agents should be made to Electoral Officers in the local government areas in the state on Aug. 28.

According to the commission, Sept. 8 will be the last day for campaigns for the Edo governorship election.

For Ondo state, it fixed Aug. 28 for commencement of campaigns by political parties, adding that the parties had between Aug. 22 and Aug. 26 to collect nomination forms from INEC headquarters in Abuja.

It added that conduct of party primaries, including resolution of disputes arising from the primaries in Ondo State would hold between Sept. 18 and Sept. 19.

It also said that register of voters for the Ondo election would be published on Oct. 27, while submission of party agents’ names to Electoral Officers in the local government areas had been slated for Nov. 19.

It fixed Nov. 24 as the last day for campaigns for the Ondo election. (NAN)

 

Source News Express

Posted 13/05/2016 05:06:09 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

 

You may also like...
Peace Mass Transit begins local production of Hiace...

Troops nab suspected militants behind recent attacks on...

Taraba, Kaduna and Zamfara killings senseless and barbaric:...

Okorocha submits list of 13 commissioners, 23 LG...

2015: Umana (Akwa Ibom SSG) breaks silence, declares...

AIT clocks 20, thanks viewers, global community

Gallant troops kill 9 Boko Haram fighters, rescue...

Nigeria’s first cyber security challenge holds October 18...

WASTED TALENT: Murdered hip hop rising star Damoche...

Nigeria @ 55: Organised private sector demands improved...

Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki, other heavyweights to storm Anambra...

Gov. Ayade donates N50m to CAN, N30m to...

 

Latest News NDDC cancels N200 billion contracts Police captures 10 suspected cultists in Lagos Mugabe bounces back Anambra Guber Polls: Monitoring Group panics over voter apathy, deploys observers Murtala Foundation steps in to rescue sick Chibok girls as FG fails to pay medical bills Buhari working wonders despite inheriting empty purse — Lai Mohammed Why we arrested Ex-SGF Pius Anyim — EFCC Anambra 2017: Season of smear campaigns ENSIEC declares PDP candidates winners of Enugu bye-election ICPC seeks to prosecute corruption cases in federal high courts, others Umahi admits irregularities in attorney-general’s appointment Secondus vows to move PDP to another level if elected National Chairman

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (294,036 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (277,869 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (224,335 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (188,791 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (181,167 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (165,697 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (143,844 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (130,342 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (126,581 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (116,363 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (113,578 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (107,064 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (30) Business (2,771) Business Verdict (26) Columnists (769) Complaints & Requests (93) Enterprise & Opportunities (186) Entertainment (404) Features (508) Global Business Monitor (190) International (1,639) Interviews (138) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (82) News (30,312) Opinion (837) Pidgin (9) Politics (4,096) Religion (648) Sports (1,355) Stock Watch (24) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

UBA mobile app

CBN Words on marble

 

 

Argentina vs Nigeria

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!