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Ekiti 2018: Impeached Ekiti deputy Speaker dumps PDP for APC

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……as chief whip set to join APC By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose ‘s continuity agenda suffers another major setback Wednesday as the...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose’s continuity agenda will fail in Ekiti – Kolawole

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress in Ekiti State, Akinlayo Kolawole has expressed sadness over the way the obnoxious policies and despotic actions of...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Olujimi demands automatic senatorial ticket to support Eleka

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Senator Biodun Olujimi is seeking an automatic ticket from the PDP to re-contest the Senate seat as part of her conditions to fully support the candidature of Professor Kolapo Olusola Eleka in the...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Politics and moral courage: Distinguishing heroes from the villains of our history

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In Nigeria, only powerful people have rights or are allowed to call themselves “victims” despite all they gain from our dysfunctional system. Perhaps, it is human nature to love and...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti will never tolerate someone like Fayose or his like again — Afuye ex-commissioner

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Fuminiyi Afuye, a chieftain of the APC and former Commissioner for Information in the state has commended the reconciliatory efforts of the flag bearer of the party in the July 14, Governorship...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose’s Deputy has no experience to govern Ekiti, Says APC Chieftain

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela A Chieftain of the APC in the state, Prince Akin Olayisade, has told the Deputy Governor and governorship candidate of the PDP, Prof Kolapo Olusola to forget about his...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

2,000 New Jobs: LP Candidate lampoons Fayose

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate Dr. Sikiru Lawal has described the decision of Governor Ayo Fayose to employ 2,000 people into the civil service barely one month to...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Benue has lost over N400bn to herdsmen attacks — Gov Ortom

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Says no regret over grazing law By Peter Duru Makurdi — Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State said, yesterday, that the state has lost over N400 billion worth of property to renewed militant...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

#June12Investiture: Buhari honours MKO Abiola, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday performed the investiture of national honours on heroes of democracy and tendered a national apology to the family of late Chief Moshood Abiola, for the...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti guber: Fayose places curse on politicians planning violence forJuly 14

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Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has placed curses on any politician, including himself, who is planning to bring violence into the state and manipulate the July 14 governorship poll with...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Falana, INEC, TMG list threats to credible polls

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By Clifford Ndujihe LAGOS—SOME critical stakeholders including the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Transition Monitoring Group, TMG, Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana,...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

June 12 dissemblers

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Whoever it was that brought the proposal to accept June 12 as Democracy Day and honour M.K.O Abiola is the new evil genius in town in this volatile political season when the toxic aroma of the...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Cheers on June 12 : Honour Justice Akanbi and institute true federation

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Aare Afe Babalola When I read the cheering news that President Buhari had revisited the June 12, 1993 election, declared Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola as the Winner of the Election, June...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

PDP denies endorsing a presidential aspirant

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Abuja – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday denied reports that key leaders of the party had endorsed one of its presidential aspirants as candidate for the 2019 elections.Uche...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Fayemi slams Fayose for not disclosing IGR in 4 years

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday accused the administration of Gov. Ayo Fayose of inflicting untold hardship on the people in...

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