Saturday, March 28, 2015

Party Agent With Fake Result Sheet Arrested In Delta

Police have arrested a party agent who was found with fake result sheet at Ward 6 Unit 3, Opobo/Njoku, Delta State this afternoon while accreditation was going on in that part of the State.

#NigeriaDecides: List Of Nigerian politicians who won at their polling units

- Vice President Namadi Sambo won his polling unit for the first time in Kaduna state since 2011.Sambo secured 105 votes over APC's 20 votes at the Kabala Doki 011 polling unit, Kabala Ward.

– The lawmaker representing Lagos Central Senatorial District, Senator Oluremi Tinubu won her unit 34, ward 9 polling centre with 105 votes as against PDP's 16.

– At ward 11, polling unit 2, Olusomi's compound in Sokori, Abeokuta, Ogun State where Chief Olusegun Obasanjo cast his vote, APC won with a wide margin.

– At Ajura ward 4 in Obafemi-Owode where Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun cast his vote, APC won with a wide margin.

– At polling unit 024 Anguwar Sarki Ward in Kaduna North(Mallam Nasir El-rufai's polling unit), the votes are: APC 430, PDP 11, APA 1, AD 1, VOID – 3

#Nigeriadecides: Google Changes Its Logo To support electoral process with Nigeria

Google has decided to be a part of Nigeria’s ongoing presidential election with Google Nigeria changing its logo to display the country’s flag somewhere in the mix.

It’s not the first time Google has been sensitive to happenings in Nigeria; a similar acknowledgement was made on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, when Nigeria marked its Independent anniversary.

We think it’s nice, what do you think?...

This Is What Buhari Was Caught Doing, Hours After He Was Accredited (PHOTOS)

Buhari, who got accredited in the presence of his wife, Aisha, is in high spirits and is getting ready to cast his vote as he was pictured smiling profusely while making a call at home.

‪#‎NigeriaDecides‬: APC wins Obasanjo's unit: Presidential: APC-100, PDP-16;

APC wins ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo's polling unit [Unit 2, Ward 11, Shokori, Abeokuta North Local Government Area of Ogun State] Presidential: APC-100, PDP-16; Senate: APC-93, PDP-8; SDP-15; PPN-2. House of Reps: APC-98; PDP-8; SDP-12.

ELECTION COUPLE: SEE The Face of the man that proposed to his woman at a polling unit today

What a memorable day to get engaged!

#Nigeriadecides: Check Out Kunle Afolayan at the polling unit

The film maker urged the public to exercise their civic right and responsibility while making himself a willing example.

The film maker urged the public to exercise their civic right and responsibility while making himself a willing example.

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SEE Pictures Of DPO Who Was Injured In Rivers During Today's Election

This DPO was injured when he escorted Mr.Isobo Jack, Commisioner Urban Development to enable him accredit and vote. He was throughly injured but honourable Minister of Sports, Tammy Danagogo begged him not to make a formal report ashe would give him whatever he requests..Another pics after the cut:

PICTURES Of Buhari Casting His Vote In His Polling Unit.

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Voters force Niger state Deputy Governor to join queue

Niger state deputy governor, Ahmed Musa Ibeto was forced to join the queue in his Anguwan .

Cidawa polling unit in Ibeto, Magama LGC after some youth insisted that he should not be attended to ahead of them. The youth numbering five forced the deputy governor to join the queue from behind.

However, some elders who were also waiting to cast their vote intervened and paved way

for the deputy governor who then cast his vote.

Election turns violent in Rivers, Soldier, two others killed

The ongoing presidential and National Assembly elections went violent in Rivers State. An unidentified soldier and two other persons are said to have been killed during the clash.

The soldier was said to have been killed in the Whimpy area of Abio/Akpor Local Government Area while on electoral duties in the early hours of the day.

News of the soldiers death was broken by the Commander of the 2nd Brigade, Brig. Gen. Essien Essien, to Governor Rotimi Amaechi at Ubima, Ikwere Local Government Area.

An unidentified young male voter, simply identified as Chris was also killed at Ward 3, Unit 2 in Eleme Local Government Area of the state.

It was not known why Mr. Chris was killed but a source from the area, who pleaded not to be named because he is not empowered to speak on the matter, said a soldier killed the youth.

In Kpite, Tai Local Government Area, a youth identified as Saturday Nkrine, was also shot near the home of the state Commissioner for Social Welfare, Joe Poroma.

Patience Ozokwor & Mercy Aigbe Waiting To Vote After Accreditation

Mama G is patiently waiting. Actress Mercy took an election selfie.See pics after the cut:

BREAKING: "Elections Will Continue Tomorrow" - INEC

INEC just announced via its newly created Twitter account for alerts @INECAlert that elections will be postponed till tomorrow in some polling units. This affects areas where accreditation has been slow or impossible due to card reader errors.

Accreditation will be suspended in some polling units to the next day in accordance with the 2015 general elections guidelines where card readers fail to work and cannot be replaced.

#Nigeriadecides: Amosun and wife queue alongside other voters for accreditation

Ogun state Governor Amosun with wife on queue alongside other voters for accreditation at Ajura polling booth in Obafemi-Owode local government area of the state..

INEC officials Blocked By Soldiers in Oshiomhole’s hometown

Accredited officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission were on Saturday blocked by some soldiers from conducting their lawful duties in parts of Edo North, the Guardian newspaper is reporting.

The INEC officials were taking election materials to Ward 10, Unit 1 in Iyamho, Etsako West Local Government Area when they were stopped by soldiers who had laid siege to Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s hometown, the report said.

The officials told reporters they were forced to sit on the ground, alongside their police escort for several hours.

“They were later allowed to leave after they got calls from their superiors,” the report said. “The soldiers said they were acting on strict orders from above.”

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