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Why PDP’s loss in Ekiti is bad news for the APC and Nigeria

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By Femi Aribisala WITH the declaration that Kayode Fayemi has won the gubernatorial election in Ekiti, APC spin-doctors went into overdrive. Lai Mohammed, well-loved by all and sundry for his...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti gov’ship: TMG advocates less-policed polls

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The Transition Monitoring Group, TMG, Chairperson, Dr. Abiola Akiyode-Afolabi, has said huge presence of security personnel in elections is capable of intimidating voters and causing apathy, which...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

RSG asks Joe Igbokwe to name Supreme Court Justices Gov wike bribed or …

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Rivers State Government has challenged Mr Joe Igbokwe, Publicity Secretary of Lagos State APC to be bold enough to name the Supreme Court Justices he said that Governor Nyesom Wike bribed. Wike...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

…cash-for-vote practice makes a mockery of our democracy – Ekei-Odumakin

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Nigerian civil society groups on Monday accused leading political parties of buying votes, after reports of cash inducements at a key governorship election. Kayode Fayemi, of President Muhammadu...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

NGF Congratulates Kayode Fayemi

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, the umbrella body of the thirty- six state governors has congratulated the governor-elect of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi on...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

PDP to Buhari, APC: Don’t be fooled; Ekiti election not acceptance

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to be deceived about the election in Ekiti state, saying the rigged election...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

APGA urges Buhari to sign 2010 Electoral Act amendment

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The National Chairman of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Ike Oye, yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently sign into law the 2010...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

APC adopts ‘Direct Primaries’ for Osun guber

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Resignation: We didn’t push Ortom out, APC reacts By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has reacted to reports that the Benue state Governor, Dr Samuel Ortom has...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Politicians forcing Nigerians into irrelevant discourse – CSO

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Abuja – The Chairman, Partners for Electoral Reform (PER), Mr Ezenwa Nwagwu, on Monday said politicians were forcing Nigerians into discussing frivolities at the expense of real issues in...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti guber: Buhari should not be happy … – Fayose

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…says President’s approval of Saturday’s poll is an aberration “I will laugh last” , he assures Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said President Muhammadu...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti election: Finally, God has disgraced you, Onochie attacks Apostle Sulieman

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Angered by an alleged statement credited to Apostle Johnson Sulieman, of Omega Fire Ministry, Lauretta Onochie, the social media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday verbally attacked...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti Election : Fayemi carrying stolen mandate, says PDP

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… As Human activist fingers PDP in vote buying By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ekiti chapter, has described the victory of the candidate of the All...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Fayose to challenge Fayemi’s Ekiti guber poll victory in court

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The out-going governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has said that he is heading to court to reclaim what he described as the “stolen mandate” after the All Progressives Congress,...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Vote-buying threat to democracy-ANRP

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Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) on Monday, condemned vote-buying in Nigeria’s elections, saying it was a threat to the country’s democracy. National Publicity Secretary of the...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos lawmaker tasks Fayemi on effective governance

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A Lagos State lawmaker, Mr Tunde Braimoh, has urged the Ekiti Governor-Elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi to use the few months preceding his inauguration to articulate and evaluate issues for effective...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →