Unknown gunmen over the weekend assassinated the Boniface Okloho, the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ohimini local government area of Benue state, while he was returning from a party function.
The Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) Lagos Chapter, has said INEC’s reasons for the postponement of elections were not tenable, urging the government to beam its searchlight into the commission’s activities.
Just like in 2015, history repeated itself today as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) postponed the Saturday, February 16, 2019 general elections few hours to its commencement.
Members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) serving as ad hoc staff with INEC have threatened to boycott the newly scheduled dates for the elections after the inhuman treatment meted out on them last night.
President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) postponed today's Presidential and National Assembly election due to logistic issues.
The spokesman of the House of Representatives, Abdulrazak Namdas (APC-Adamawa), on Saturday decried the postponement of the general elections. In an interview, Namdas described the postponement as “unfortunate.”