Tag Archives: Votes

Edo Election: All parties bought votes for N1,000 to N15,000 – CDD

A Nigerian based Civil Society Organization (NGO), the Centre for Democracy and Development(CDD) on Saturday condemned the high incidence of vote-trading recorded in the Edo State governorship election. The organisation said reports from its observers on the field showed that politicians, in an attempt to circumvent the electoral process, used young girls as their contact with the voters for the

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Where the votes are in the 2019 Elections

For those still wondering where the real batle will beb fought in the febraura elections, well, data speaks for itself. Much of the question has been answered by an infographic provided by GaurdianElections. The infographics display, in a very clear and use-friendly manner, information regarding the number of registered voters across the country according to geopolitical zone. As usual, the

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Presidential Elections: What is the contest really about? (3)

Establishment Parties: 2 Large Parties (APC & PDP): Expectation: “People & Party loyalists (i.e Party Structure) across the country will vote for our parties” Alternative Parties: 33 Smaller Parties (AAC, YPP….): Expectations: “Nigerians are “tired” of the current crop of leadership, they want a change, so they’ll vote for us” When the Alternative Parties are ready, Nigerians will know.

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Presidential Elections: What is the contest really about? (1)

Establishment Parties: 2 Large Parties (APC & PDP) Alternative Parties: 33 Smaller Parties (AAC, YPP….) We are not clear as to what the contest is really about for the Alternative Parties. Is it a Presidential Elections or a “Candidacy” Elections come February 2019? With such an arrangement, Its no doubt a contest between the 2 major Establishment parties

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