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Election news: Leo Varadkar on brink as calls for Irish election...

Fine Gael leader Mr Varadkar’s Teachta Dala (TDs), the equivalent of MPs in the UK, are pushing for a dissolution of Ireland’s Parliament,...

Argentina election result: Who won? What does it mean for the...

Argentines have had their say and elected a new president in a vote dominated by economic concerns. President Mauricio Macri came to power...

Italy election: Salvini wins landslide victory – threatens to bring down...

Donatella Tesei, a senator for the League, who was also backed by the far-right Brothers of Italy and former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi’s...

Argentina election results: What time do polls close, when can we...

What time do polls close, when can we expect results?Polling stations close across Argentina at 6pm local time (9pm GMT).The first results are...

Argentina election results LIVE updates: Cristinia favourite as Macri trails in...

Incumbent President Mauricio Macri did not fare well in the August primaries - known as the PASO - as Alberto Fernández—along with his...

Argentina election polls open: What time do polls open in Argentina...

To avoid a run-off, in Sunday’s election the candidate needs to secure 45 percent of votes, or 40 percent and a 10-point lead.What...

Appeal Court reserves judgement on Senate spokesman’s election

By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti   The Court of Appeal sitting in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital on Friday reserved judgment in a 19-ground appeals against the...

Supreme Court upholds Wike’s election as Rivers Gov

 By Eric Ikhilae and Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja   The Supreme Court has upheld two appeals filed by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike against...

Canada election 2019: Is this beginning of FALL of Trudeau as...

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party narrowly retained power in the Canadian election race on Monday, winning 157 seats of the 338, 13 short of...

Canada election result 2019: Trudeau humiliated as he fails to win...

That would mean that Liberal Leader would have to count on the support of NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and his party to stay...

Canada election polls: Trudeau to be TOPPLED as Liberals face Tory...

Today’s election in Canada will be a referendum on the 47-year-old Trudeau’s governance over Canada.Trudeau has kept a number of promises during his...

Canada election 2019: What time do polls open? Will Trudeau win...

Millions of Canadians are expected to head to the polls this week and Canada is eagerly awaiting news on who will be governing...

What my father told us after annulment of Abiola election –...

Muhammad Babangida, first son of former Head of States, Ibrahim Babangida, has revealed what his father told him and his brother, Aminu, after...

Gibraltar election: What will happen to Gibraltar after Brexit? | World...

Gibralatr’s GSLP Liberals will continue to govern Gibraltar for another four years after winning the General Election. The party swept to victory, securing...

Gibraltar election results: Who won the Gibraltar election? What does it...

What does this mean for Brexit?Despite renewed government security, Gibraltar’s relationship with the EU during Brexit will remain on the terms of the...

Gibraltar election 2019: Why is Gibraltar having an election before Brexit?...

Gibraltar residents head to the polls this Thursday, less than two weeks before the October 31 Brexit date. Gibraltar’s Chief Minister Fabian Picardo...

Trudeau ‘isn’t racist, he’s just a berk’ – Dan Hannan mocks...

Mr Trudeau, who has been at the centre of a race row since three old photos of the Liberal Leader in blackface emerged,...

Falklands tops agenda of Argentina election as presidential hopefuls vow to...

Frontrunner Alberto Fernandez said he would renegotiate all agreements with the UK over the islands which were at the centre of a bloody...

Trump will WIN election 2020: Moody’s election model forecasts ‘easy’ win...

Donald Trump is likely to win in the forthcoming 2020 elections according to Moody’s accurate election model. According to the company’s analytics, the...

Germany election 2019 polls latest: AFD expected to SOAR in vote...

Last month, the AFD achieved its strongest-ever results in two key states in eastern Germany, finishing just behind the country’s major parties.The anti-immigrant...

Poland election result 2019: Polish nationalist party sweeps vote with absolute...

The people of Poland took to the polls this Sunday for the country's parliamentary election. Most of the results have now been counted,...

US election polls tracker: Democrats shock as Elizabeth Warren neck-and-neck with...

The latest Morning Consult poll shows that Ms Warren is the “second choice” candidate for backers of Mr Biden, California senator Kamala Harris...

Poland election results: Poland’s ruling party leader Kaczynski declares election victory...

An exit poll projected Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party would win Sunday’s parliamentary election with 43.6 percent of the vote. The...

Jeremy Corbyn to grant PM General Election if Brexit not delivered...

Insiders say the Labour Party is willing to give Boris Johnson the General Election he craves on November 26 if the...

BREAKING: Tribunal upholds Ortom’s re-election as Benue Gov, dismisses Jime’s petition

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, has upheld the election of Governor Samuel Ortom of the Peoples...

Tribunal Upholds Bala Mohammed’s Election As Bauchi Governor – Channels Television

 The Bauchi State election Tribunal has affirmed Bala Mohammed as governor of the state.The tribunal judge, Justice Salihu Salisu, on Monday dismissed the...

Buhari nominates Adesina for re-election – Punch Newspapers

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Dr Akinwunmi Adesina for re-election as the President of African Development Bank the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Akinwunmi, while...

Portugal elections 2019: The main parties running in the Portugal Parliamentary...

Partido Social Demócrata (PSD)Partido Social Demócrata is the Spanish opposition, headed by Rui Rio.They are a right-wing organisation, running on platforms of climate...

Ivanka Trump: How Trump election win sparked Israeli chief rabbis to...

Her conversion was overseen by Rabbi Haskel Lookstein of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun on New York’s Upper East Side. While Rabbi Lookstein is highly...

EU news: How Justin Trudeau’s election rival hit out at ‘dictatorial’...

Canadian Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer wrote a column for the National Post just three days before Britain voted to leave the EU....

APC rejects ruling on Sokoto governorship election – Punch Newspapers

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto The Sokoto State chapter of the All Progressive Congress has rejected the Wednesday tribunal ruling which affirmed the incumbent governor and...

Disquiet in Imo PDP over LGA election

By Chinonso Alozie – Owerri Some members of the Imo state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday, continued to grumble over the process leading to...

Austria election results 2019: Who won the Austria election, what does...

Sunday’s snap election was called after a scandal caused former chancellor Sebastian Kurz’s coalition government to collapse. Polling stations closed at 5pm (4pm...

Austria Election 2019: Exit poll results as Conservative Sebastian Kurz takes...

Austrian conservative leader Sebastian Kurz's party has clearly won Sunday's snap parliamentary election and has several options for a coalition partner that will...

Donald Trump’s chances of winning next election boosted by impeachment bid...

With the Democrats continuing to allege misconduct over requests by the President to ask the Ukrainian government to inves­tigate a political opponent, a...

Boris ‘will crash Government’ to force general election if EU refuses...

Under-fire Prime Minister Boris Johnson is cooking up plans to collapse his Government in a move aimed at forcing a general...

‘We don’t have that kind of money’– FIRS denies releasing N90bn...

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it did not make N90 billion available to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo for election campaign. Timi Frank, a...

Tribunal nullifies PDP lawmaker’s election in Oyo – Punch Newspapers

Oyo State House of Assembly Tribunal on Saturday nullified the election of Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Kazeem Olayanju, representing Irepo /Olorunsogo, and declared...

Justin Trudeau’s election nightmare: Canadian PM failing to shake off blackface...

His visit to Toronto, dubbed Canada’s most diverse city, was overshadowed by the furore that saw a third image of him in racist...

Israel election results: Who won Israel election? All the parties that...

Benjamin Netanyahu was hoping to seek a record fifth term in office as Prime Minister of Israel in this week’s general election. Although...

Spain election polls: King Felipe confirms talks are over – Spain...

Spain’s political climate has been highly changeable in recent years and now the country will see yet more turbulent times as the country...

Israel election results: Who won the Israeli election? Is Netanyahu still...

Tuesday’s vote in the Israeli election was the country’s second in just five months. The September election has been seen as a referendum...

Israel election polls: Netanyahu in fight for life as Likud calls...

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces the fight of his life to hold on to power after failing to form a coalition in...

Canada election polls: Who is running for Canadian Prime Minister? Candidates...

The Canadian 2019 federal election to decide the members of the House of Commons to the 43rd Canadian Parliament will take place on...

Amb Oligbo donates party offices, says I’ll win Anambra 2021 election

By Tony Nwankwo …The people deserve better governance, he says The governorship election in Anambra State, 2021, took a new turn, September 5, this year,...

Russia news: Putin sends army of 1,000 police to quash mastermind...

Electronic equipment was confiscated, staff from Navalny's anti-corruption foundation were questioned and homes of coordinators were raided across Russia. Offices were raided in...

Tribunal ruling on 2019 election – Punch Newspapers

8.18 am   It was gathered that arrangement has been put in place for a live broadcast of the judgment but the faces of...

Israel Election: Benjamin Netanyahu forced off stage by nearby rocket blasts...

Benjamin Netanyahu was dramatically forced off stage by his security in the middle of a campaign speech. The Israeli leader, who is campaigning...

Election Petitions Tribunal affirms Ekweremadu’s victory

 The State and National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal in Enugu has affirmed the election of Sen. Ike Ekweremadu of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tribunal upholds Tinubu’s election – Punch Newspapers

The National Assembly and State Houses Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Ikeja on Monday, affirmed the election of Sen. Oluremi Tinubu of...

Russia news: How Alexei Navalny masterminded Vladimir Putin election blow |...

The ruling party had held 40 of the 45 seats going into Sunday's regional elections, but now control just 25 with the Communist...

Ihedioha yet to know fate, as Imo election tribunal withholds verdict...

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The Elections Petitions Tribunal handling the Imo State governorship election cases has reserved a yet-to-be-announced date for judgment. This came after the...

Tribunal sacks Delta senator, orders fresh election – Punch Newspapers

Omo-Agege, Nwaoboshi’s victories affirmed SUNDAY ABORISADE and MATTHEW OCHEI The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, Delta State, has nullified the election of...

Putin news: Row grips Russia as election chief TASERED ahead of...

The political opponent allegedly raided election officer Ella Pamfilova's home and repeatedly attempted to attack her with a Taser this morning. Russian investigators...

Brexit: Labour confirms it will not vote on Monday for early...

On Wednesday, when MPs debated Boris Johnson’s motion calling for an early election, Jeremy Corbyn said that Labour would be willing to vote...

Tribunal upholds Bomoi’s election as Yobe South Senator

The Yobe State Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Abuja has upheld the election of Ibrahim Bomoi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as...

Italy avoids crisis election after anti-establishment 5SM throws weight behind coalition...

The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and centre-left Democratic Party (PD) unveiled a shared policy programme today for their previously failed coalition. They also put...

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says...

Five weeks ago I spoke to you from these steps and said that this government was not going to hang around and that...

With Bello as Kogi APC gov candidate, election is a walkover...

Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja Kogi State People’s Democratic Party has said that the decision of delegates of the All Progressives Congress to elect incumbent Governor...

Osun tribunal declares election of another PDP lawmaker inconclusive – Punch...

…Orders rerun Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo, Osun State, has declared the State Assembly Election for Obokun State Constituency inconclusive. Olatunbosun...

German election: Expert warns ‘Euroscepticsm mainstream in Germany’ | World |...

According to early projections, the far-right eurosceptics won 27.5 percent of the vote in Saxony and 23.5 percent in Brandenburg. While German Chancellor...

Atiku vs Buhari: INEC reveals when election results can be transmitted...

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has disclosed the condition under which election results can only be transmitted electronically. INEC’s Director of Publicity, Oluwole...

Germany election: Merkel crisis as right-wing AfD soars in polls in...

The Alternative for Germany (AfD) is riding high on a wave of voter anger over refugees and the planned closure of coal mines...

Tribunal dismisses suit challenging Senator Elisha Abbo’s election – Punch Newspapers

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Yola on Thursday dismissed the suit challenging the emergence of  Elisha Cliff Abbo as the senator representing Adamawa...

‘Italy must LEAVE the eurozone!’ League vows to rock Brussels if...

Amid the erupting political crisis Claudio Borghi the economic spokesperson for Italy’s political party The League has spoken out against the eurozone in...

Election Tribunal: APC Suspends Chairman, Two Others

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended three top of its top members who allegedly made moves to scuttle the party’s victory at...

Norway election shock: How 350,000 immigrants can VOTE in elections –...

The Norwegian local elections will take place on September 9, where voters will elect representatives to municipal and county councils. These are responsible...

Election: Dickson Tackles Timi Alaibe Over Alleged Offensive Comments

Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday berated a former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Timi Alaibe, over an...

EU news: Matteo Salvini set to win next election due to...

Chief economist and founder of ADA Economics Raffaella Tenconi told Bloomberg Matteo Salvini "will win" the next general election in Italy and warned...

Argentina election: Primary victory for candidate who demands Falkland Islands grab...

The result sparked fears of a return to the populism of Mr Fernandez’s running mate, former president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, whose eight...

General election poll RESULTS: ‘Boris bounce’ holds strong as Brexit Party...

Boris Johnson has been Prime Minister for less than a month, but it seems the ‘Boris bounce’ his supporters had hoped for is...

Sanwo-Olu’s Victory: Court Orders Retrial Of Governorship Election At Tribunal

A court of appeal in Lagos State has ordered a retrial of the case challenging the victory of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the...

Brecon by-election LIVE: Boris Johnson on edge as majority threatened in...

Today’s by-election will see Brecon and Radnorshire, in Wales, take to the polls (Image: GETTY)Today’s by-election will see Brecon and Radnorshire,...

Tambuwal leads 8 witnesses to defend own election | The Guardian...

Sokoto State governor Aminu TambuwalGov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, on Wednesday, led eight witnesses to defend his election at the Sokoto...

Brecon by-election: Tories in Brexit Party pact plea ahead of crunch...

Brecon and Radnorshire will elect its new MP after Conservative seat-holder Chris Davies admitted two charges of making a false expenses claim in...

EU hit by fresh uncertainty as Spain set for FOURTH general...

The Socialist Worker’s Party leader was unable to reach an agreement with the left-wing United We Can party to form a coalition. Spain...

Mueller probe: Russia interfered in US election in ‘sweeping and systematic...

Mr Mueller stopped short of accusing Donald Trump of any involvement, saying his investigation did not establish that the Trump campaign conspired with...

PDM Withdraws Petition Challenging President Buhari’s Re-Election – Channels Television

The Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) has withdrawn its petition challenging the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari at the 2019 presidential election.Counsel to the...

U.S. bans Nigeria’s 2019 election riggers, imposes visa restrictions

The United States (U.S.) Department has imposed visa restrictions on Nigerians who were involved in trying to or undermined democracy in...

’Balls of steel’ Michelle Obama can beat Trump in 2020 election,...

She was responding to comments the US President made on Twitter telling the likes of Somalian-born Democrat Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley...

Election Petitions Should Be Handled By Retired Judges – Falana –...

Human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana (file) Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has called for an amendment of the...

Atiku’s witness weeps at tribunal, says APC ‘thugs’ shot two during...

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Petitioners’ Witness 57, Mohammed Yahaya, called by the Peoples Democratic Party and its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, broke down in...

Appeal Court judges cancel vacation over election petitions – Punch Newspapers

65 election petitions dismissed, 735 remain —Spokesperson Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has cancelled this year’s edition...

Ikoli moves to take PDP candidacy in November election

A former two-time Attorney General in Bayelsa state and grandson of the late great Ernest Sisei Ikoli; a frontline pan Africanist and pro-independence...

Atiku Vs Buhari: I Transferred Election Results To Central Server, Says...

  Olufemi Ogunrinde, an ad hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said  he transferred results of the 2019 presidential elections were...

Gunmen ‘Attacked’ Our Witnesses, PDP Tells Presidential Election Tribunal – Channels...

 The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has informed the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal that some of its witnesses were attacked by armed men.Mr Levi...

Election tribunal: APC makes fresh accusation against PDP

Lawyers representing Gov. Simon Lalong and the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the governorship election tribunal on Wednesday accused Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Tribunal dismisses APC petition challenging Ishiaku’s election

The Taraba Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Abubakar...

Oshiomhole makes first appearance at presidential election tribunal – Punch Newspapers

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Monday, made his first appearance at the Presidential Election Petition...

Greek election: New Democracy set for victory as voters reject Alexis...

Exit polls from today’s election predict Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s centre-right party has won enough votes to secure a majority in Greece’s 300-seat parliament. Mr...

Greece election: Left-wing government faces humiliation as voters turn backs on...

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who stormed to power in 2015 vowing to tear up the austerity rule book but then broke most of...

Greece election 2019 polls: Latest opinion polls as Greeks head to...

Polls across Greece have opened as people cast their vote to elect their next parliament on Sunday, July 7. Sunday’s election was called...

Greek general election: Alexis Tsipras to lose job due to key...

Alexis Tsipras was forced to call an early general election after his Syriza party took a dramatic drubbing during the European elections in...

Greek general election: Economist warns of ‘poisonous uncertainty’ as vote looms...

Recent polls have suggested Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s New Democracy party is on course to take between 38 and 39 percent of the vote -...

Greek election: Tsipras under pressure as polls point to win for...

And New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has struck a confident note with five days to go before the vote, claiming the country was...

PDP’s probe of NASS election is illegal, says Oshiomhole – Punch...

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of embarking on illegality by...

US democratic debate: When is the US election? How long has...

In 2016, Donald Trump was elected President of the US. The election saw the outspoken businessman beat Democrats candidate Hillary Clinton in a...

Trump news: US President vows to SUE Google and Twitter for...

The US President said the colossal firms should face court and new legislation following a shocking hidden camera video showing a Google executive...

Turkey Istanbul mayor election latest news: Recep Erdogan suffers humiliating loss...

CNN reports that unofficial results appear to show the Republican People’s Party candidate Ekrem Imamoglu in the lead with around 54 percent of...

Discordant Tunes Trail EU, IRI, NDI Post-2019 Election Reports

•Aisha Yesufu: Nothing will change until electoral reforms are made•Tanko Yakassai: 2019 election violence will remain talking point for years•PDP: Election reports have...

PDP Wants Votes Recount In Kaduna Governorship Election, Takes El-Rufai To...

The Court of Appeal in Kaduna has fixed Thursday, June 27 to hear the appeal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking for...

Trump 2020: president launches election campaign in Orlando – live | US...

No welcome mat is being rolled out for Trump by Florida’s Democrats, who have attacked the president’s choice of venue for the launch...

Atiku vs Buhari: INEC must produce Presidential election server – Peter...

Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr Peter Obi has expressed confidence over his party’s victory...

Guatemala election: Shock result as former First Lady heads for victory...

The Guatemalan presidential election saw former first lady and centre-left candidate Sandra Torres get an early lead as partial results were published on...

2019 election: PDP reacts to EU reports on general polls

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended the European Union (EU) on its final report on the...

2019 election: APC reacts to EU reports on general polls

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council, has reacted to European Union reports on the 2019 general elections. Spokesperson for the Campaign Organization,...

PDP to Kogi election tribunal: Dino Melaye, Dino Daniel Melaye’re same...

By Boluwaji Obahopo Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  has informed Kogi State National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal that Senator Dino Melaye and Senator Dino Daniel Melaye...

Macron government unveils ‘Act II’ of reforms after humiliating EU election...

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced the measures in an address to parliament on Wednesday, in which he stressed that the government would put...

Wike blames 2019 election challenges on Buhari’s failure to sign amended...

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the major challenges that characterised the 2019 General Elections would have been averted if...

Ndume arrives NASS for 9th Assembly inauguration/election  – Punch Newspapers

…as Okorocha sighted in NASS lobby Sunday Aborisade, Abuja A  strong contender for the position of the Senate President in the 9th National Assembly,  Ali...

Garba replaces Bulkachuwa on presidential election petition tribunal – Punch Newspapers

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal is now headed by Justice M. L Garba, who is the Presiding Justice of the Lagos...

Peterborough by-election result LIVE: Polls close | UK | News

The Brexit Party came in second losing by less than 1000 votes to Labour’s candidate Lisa Forbes. Tory candidate Paul Bristow came in...

Peterborough by-election result: Labour beat Brexit Party – Nigel Farage legs...

Lisa Forbes managed to hold the seat for Labour with 10,485 votes after being pushed hard by the Brexit Party which...

Danish election 2019 result: Who won Danish election? | World |...

Voters turned out across Denmark on Wednesday to elect the entire 179-seat parliament following the end of a four-year term for pro-EU Liberal Party...

Danish election 2019 results: Who won Danish elections? FULL RESULTS |...

Danes have now finished counting more than ten percent of the vote from the parliamentary election today which could deliver the country its...