APC to amend party’s constitution, adopt 2015 election manifesto at extraordinary confab

During its extraordinary national convention in Abuja on Wednesday, the All Progressives Congress (APC) will approve amendments to the party’s constitution and adopt its manifesto for the 2015 general elections. This was made known in Lagos on Sunday in a statement issued by the opposition party’s National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed. The proposed amendment, according […]

30,000 polling units: INEC risks contempt of court

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may have disregarded the order of the Federal High Court in Abuja, restraining it from creating the controversial 30,000 polling units. Chairman of the commission, Professor Attahiru Jega, therefore risks contempt of court after directing resident electoral commissioners (RECs) on October 16 to submit their reports in the reconfiguration […]

OBA: Resource mobilization agent for economic transformation of Akwa Ibom

Resource mobilization involves acquisition, development and utilization of resources to achieve a common goal. In Governance, Resource mobilization directly implies effective utilization of resources available in a state or locality for development of the people. According to analysis by some scholars, the process of mobilizing and managing resources comprises identification, selection, collection, prioritization and utilization […]