2023: ‘UK is watching’, British High Commissioner 

…Expresses worry over upsurge in violence The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Lang, has said the United Kingdom (UK), like the rest of the international community, will be watching the 2023 general elections in Nigeria very closely. This, she explained, was because of the important position occupied by Nigeria in Africa and the rest of the world. Lang said this during a meeting with the National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, at the PDP National Secretariat, Abuja, yesterday. She said, “This election is very important to Africa…

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2023: “No going back on uploading of results on INEC portal” – Chairman 

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said the Commission is not going back on its decision to upload the results of the 2023 general elections on its portal. Yakubu stated this at the National Stakeholders Forum on the 2023 general elections, organised by the Nigerian Civil Society Situation Room. According to the INEC chairman, uploading results to the portal would enable Nigerians to have a real-time view of the results as they are being collated. He said the use of the Bimodal Voter Accreditation…

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