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Osun : Election as Theatre

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By Reuben Abati What is going on in Osun state right now is nothing short of political theatre. It is keeping us all entertained, but it has also turned so many observers into emergency lawyers....

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

What the Constitution, Electoral Act say

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By Clifford Ndujihe AS lawyers and stakeholders disagree over whether or not the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, was right in declaring the Osun State Governorship election...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

Youths to party leaders: PDP’ll die in Kogi if you impose Aidoko on us

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Any attempt to impose Senator Attai Aidoko as the next Senatorial candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Kogi East will signal the end of the party in the...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

Osun election : High-wire intrigues as PDP, APC dig in for votes

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Gbenga Olarinoye, Yinka Ajayi & Henry Ojelu OSOGBO — High-wire political intrigues by chieftains of the All...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

Osun election : Teachable moment for the opposition

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THE gubernatorial poll that held in my state last Saturday was not just about electing the successor to the “Unusual Governor” Rauf Argebesola whose tenure will never be forgotten for...

Tue Sep 25th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki lures me with appointment to defect to PDP – Yahaya-Seriki

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Abdulfatai Yahaya-Seriki, governorship aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara has said that the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki lured him with appointment to join in the defection...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki lures me with appointment to defect to PDP – Yahaya-Seriki

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Abdulfatai Yahaya-Seriki, governorship aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara has said that the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki lured him with appointment to join in the defection...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Sen. Nyako emerges Adamawa ADC guber candidate

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Yola – Sen. Abdul-Azeez Nyako, representing Adamawa Central Senatorial District, has emerged the African Democratic Congress (ADC) gubernatorial candidate for 2019 general elections in...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Osun: NUJ, CSO accusses INEC of double standard

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BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Kogi State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Mr. MomohJimoh Adeiza has said the declaration of Osun governorship poll inconclusive by the electoral...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

INEC, security agencies must stop PDP’s vote-buying in Osun Re-run- APC

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By Adekunle Aliyu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, and all security agents must do everything to stop vote-buying in...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Ogun APC Aspirant urges members to insist on direct primary

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-The All Progressives Congress, governorship aspirant in Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has advised APC members to insist on direct primary to select the party candidate for...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

APC Takete Ide / Otafun Ward endorses Sen. Smart Adeyemi for Senate

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The All Progressives Congress in Takete Ide/ Otafun Ward 07 of Mopamuro Local Government Area has declared total support for the Kogi West Senatorial Ambition of Sen. Smart Adeyemi, saying the...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Kogi elders say NASS Screening C’tee compromised

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Fresh crisis is reportedly rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State as the Kogi West Elders Forum (KWEF) of the party has accused the National Assembly Screening/Appeal Committees)...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Kogi council workers lauds gov’t on “up to date” salary payment

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…seeks 100 % salary regularization BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO, LOKOJA Local government workers in Kogi State have called on the state government to ensure 100 percent regularization of their...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Emerhor alleges plot to life, petitions IGP

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*He is embarking on politics of bitterness – Omo-Agege By Perez Brisibe UGHELLI – LEADER of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta State, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor has raised...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →