AS IT HAPPENED: Governorship elections Day 2
The country votes in the gubernatorial and state assembly polls on Saturday, bringing to an end a remarkable election cycle.
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12 Apr 22:42
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has been re-elected for a second time in office.
12 Apr 22:41
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has been re-elected as governor of the state going by the results declared so far by INEC.
12 Apr 22:17
INEC in Bauchi state has declared, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar the
candidate of the All Progressive Congress(APC) as the winner of the
12 Apr 22:14
Dave Umahi of the Peoples Democratic Party has been declared winner of the governorship election in Ebonyi State.
12 Apr 22:12
Nasarawa State governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship
candidate, Umaru Tanko Almakura has won the governorship election in
12 Apr 21:58
PDP refuse to accept election result in Imo state
12 Apr 21:57
Statement by INEC on the elections
12 Apr 21:19
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12 Apr 20:50
All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos Governorship candidate, Akinwunmi
Ambode has emerged winner in the governorship election in Lagos beating
his arch rival of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Jimi Agbaje.
12 Apr 20:45
The Independent National Electoral Commission has released the results of the state House of Assembly elections in Lagos State.
12 Apr 20:43
Speaker Aminu Tambuwal and All Progressive Congress(APC) gubernatorial candidate for Sokoto State has won.
12 Apr 20:27
APC candidate Bauchi wins governorship election
12 Apr 20:25
Results: Edo State House of Assembly Elections
12 Apr 19:47
The APC candidate in Adamawa State, Jibrilla Bindo, is in a clear lead
according to the results announced so far by INEC from 12 of the 21
local government areas.
12 Apr 19:28
The Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the April 11 governorship
election in Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has been declared the winner
12 Apr 19:20
12 Apr 18:50
50 NYSC members held hostage released
12 Apr 18:30
BREAKING: Ogun PDP Rejects Governorship Election Results
12 Apr 18:15
Final result sheet for Sokoto State
12 Apr 17:57
Governor Abiola Ajimobi in high spirits as he is re-elected as Governor in Oyo state
12 Apr 17:51
APC win 20 local government Areas in Oyo state, Accord 7, Labour 6 PDP 0, House of Assembly APC win20 seats Accord 11.
12 Apr 17:50
PDP's Udom Emmanuel declared winner in Akwa Ibom State with 996,071 votes while APC scored 89,865”
12 Apr 17:49
INEC says accreditation with Smart Card Readers were successful in majority of the polling units.
12 Apr 17:31
The independent National Electoral Commision (INEC) has released a an
official statement on the just concluded governorship and house of
12 Apr 17:28
14 LGAs decided, 6 to go: APC 484,865, PDP 408,79
12 Apr 17:12
The Peoples Democratic Party is leading other political parties that participated in the governorship election in Akwa Ibom.
12 Apr 17:04
A former Speaker of the House of Representatives and candidate of the
All Progressives Congress, Aminu Masari, has been declared the winner of
the governorship election in Katsina State.
12 Apr 17:02
Governor Ibikunle Amosun moves around Ogun State to celebrate his election win
12 Apr 16:56
Press gallery at INEC office, Asaba in Delta State as results are declared
12 Apr 16:49
The Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) has won three state constituency elections in Gombe State.
12 Apr 15:27
The Peoples Democratic Party is leading by a wide margin in Cross River State.
12 Apr 14:47
APC candidate Mallam Nasir El Rufai has taken a clear lead in Kaduna State.
12 Apr 14:37
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state is set to be the first incumbent governor to re-elected as governor in Oyo State.
12 Apr 14:32
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos
State, Jimi Agbaje has promised to accept the outcome of the
governorship election in the state.
12 Apr 14:26
16 people were reportedly killed on Saturday during the governorship and state house of assembly elections across the country.
12 Apr 14:00
Nollywood star Desmond Olusola Elliot on Saturday swung into party mood to celebrate
his acclaimed victory of the Lagos State House of Assembly election.
12 Apr 13:53
PDP has taken an early lead in Ebonyi.
12 Apr 13:48
INEC has confirmed that Ugwuanyi is currently leading in Enugu.
12 Apr 13:33
Incumbent governor of Ogun State and APC governorship candidate,
Ibikunle Amosun is set to be returned as governor going by results
announced so far by INEC in the state.
12 Apr 13:28
PDP takes Gombe constituencies Kaltungo West, Shongom and Biliri East.
12 Apr 13:22
Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nasir El Rufai is
coasting home to victory with the results so far collated in Kaduna
12 Apr 13:17
INEC has released results from 11 LGAs in Akwa-Ibom, PDP leads.