Reports reaching us now says the Rivers State head office of the Independent National Electoral Commission has been overwhelmed by protesting members of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
Results of the presidential election which held today has started pouring in. This is the result of 2 voting points out of the 3 voting point in Government Secondary school, Lugbe, Abuja, according to Punch report.
The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has called for the release of detained policians held by the police ahead of the presidential and parliamentary elections today.
Voting in the presidential and federal parliamentary elections is on-going all over Ogoniland. The turnover is impressive and voting is reported to be peaceful. Reports from Ogoniland say the security personnel have kept the peace and there are currently no cases of molestation.
The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Dr Stephen Oru, has said that the East-West Road will be expanded from two to three lanes, covering 15km from Port-Harcourt to Onne Junction in Rivers.
Ahead of Saturday’s General Elections across Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Rivers South-East Senatorial District, Senator Magnus Abe has taken his re-election campaign to more communities in the area.
A recent online opinion poll conducted on ogoninews.com has shown an overwhelming rejection of the take over of Ogoni oilfields by Belema oil. The poll which was conducted from February 23, 2015 and closed on March 23, 2015 had sought to determine Ogonis support for the take over of Shell's assets in Ogoniland by Belema Oil Producing Limited.
500 members of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) in Benin Republic, since 16 years ago have appealed to that government to help activate the United Nations resolution which requires the country to facilitate their passage through the country to any other third world countries.
The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has commenced community education against a possible resumption of oil mining in Ogoniland. Ogoniinews can authoritatively reveal that the community and chapter leaders of MOSOP have met to fine tune strategies for the sensitization programme.