Elections 2011

  • Opposition challenges PDP’s win in Nasarawa

    By Naija4Life on Apr 11, 2011
    The former governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Adamu of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday defeated Abdullahi Ahmed Aboki of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) for Nasarawa Central senatorial district, polling 64,384 votes against his opponent’s 58,789. The CPC is however challenging the result. It claimed that voting did not take place in the entire Buga-Karmo ward, but the […]
  • Activist recommends voter education to boost turnout

    By Naija4Life on Apr 11, 2011
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  • ‘Election is not a period of crisis’

    By Naija4Life on Apr 11, 2011
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  • Elections 2011 – Time to register to vote

    By Naija4Life on Jan 16, 2011
    It’s time for the R in Register, Select, Vote, Protect and we hope that all those in Nigeria will register during the upcoming registration period from January 15th to 29th, 2011.