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Today's Headlines:INEC Vows To Punish Officials Found Wanting;Obaseki Approves CS Promotion

INEC Vows To Punish Officials Found Wanting:

The Independent National Electoral Commission has vowed to punish its officials, including ad-hoc or collation personnel, who may have been found wanting in the conduct of the Saturday, February 25 Presidential and National Assembly Elections.

INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this on Saturday in Abuja at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners.

Obaseki Approves Civil Servants’ Promotion:

The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has approved the immediate promotion of all civil and public servants whose promotions were due in 2022.

In a statement, the Head of Service, Anthony Okungbowa, said the directive was in line with the government’s commitment to the prompt and regular promotion of civil/public servants.

Tweeps Knock Zelensky After Congratulating Tinubu:

Some Twitter users, mostly Nigerians, trolled the President of war-ravaged Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, after he congratulated Nigeria’s President-elect, Bola Tinubu, for winning the February 25, 2023 presidential election.

Zelensky in a tweet on Thursday, while congratulating Tinubu, had said his country was ready to work with Nigeria to overcome global challenges including threats to food security.

Okowa Begs Religious Leaders To Support PDP In Delta Guber Election:

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has appealed to religious leaders and Delta residents to support the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Mr Sheriff Oborevwori in the March 11 Governorship election.

Okowa made the appeal on Friday at a meeting with members of the Isoko Church Leaders Council held at God’s Fountain of Life Mission, Oleh, Isoko South Local Government Area of the state.

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