Sunday, June 21, 2015

First Photos: Mo Abudu Hosts Professor Jega To Q & A With Young Media Personalities

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Mo Abudu, Ebonylife TV founder, hosted Prof. Attahiru Jega, outgoing Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission to a question and answer session with select young media professionals.

The event held in Lagos, and had in attendance Mo Abudu, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, Tosyn  Bucknor, Fade Ogunro, Noble Igwe, Kemi Lala-Akindoju, Yemi Adamolekun, Nkiru  Anumudu, Tolu Ogunlesi, Nikki Laoye, and a host of other young professionals.‎ More photos below...

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Elections Postponed - Jega Announces New Dates

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Prof. Attahiru Jega has just briefed the media on the outcome of all the meetings held earlier today to decide the best dates to hold elections. Jega held briefings with various stakeholders including all the political parties, security agencies, civil society and the media.

The INEC chairman said 26 out of the 28 registered political parties were at the meetings, and with their agreement, the 2015 general elections has officially been postponed by 6 weeks. He said the new date for the presidential elections is March 28th while governorship elections will now hold April 11th. This is after majority of electoral commissioners in their own meeting had voted to have the elections continue according to schedule.