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Osun Guber: Sen. Adeleke is eligible to contest – Court of Appeal

Osun Guber: Sen. Adeleke is eligible to contest – Court of Appeal

Politics April 6, 2019 at 9:18 pm 0 comments

The Federal Court of Appeal in Akure on Saturday has reaffirmed the qualification and eligibility of Senator Ademola Adeleke to contest the Osun governorship election.
The Akure Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal against the judgement of Osogbo High court which had

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INEC declares Wike winner of Rivers Governorship election

INEC declares Wike winner of Rivers Governorship election

Politics April 3, 2019 at 8:43 pm 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Wednesday declared the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike winner of the governorship election held in the State on March 9.
According to the results announced by Prof. Teddy Adias, INEC’s Returning Officer, Wike polled 886,264 votes to defeat Biokpomabo Awara, of the African

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PDP clinches all Rivers senatorial seats

PDP clinches all Rivers senatorial seats

Politics April 3, 2019 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Governor Nyesom Wike is gradually coasting to widely anticipated second term victory as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, resumed results collation on the Rivers state governorship and state assemblies elections it suspended earlier.
At the end of yesterday’s proceedings on the collation of the results, Wike of the Peoples

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Adelabu Challenges Oyo Governorship Election Outcome At Tribunal

Adelabu Challenges Oyo Governorship Election Outcome At Tribunal

Politics April 3, 2019 at 10:31 am 0 comments

Adebayo Adelabu, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, has filed a suit at the state election petitions tribunal, asking it to nullify the victory of Seyi Makinde, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Adelabu filed the suit alongside his party, which was listed as

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Capitulation? Ogun majority leader dumps APM for APC

Capitulation? Ogun majority leader dumps APM for APC

Politics April 3, 2019 at 10:13 am 0 comments

The Majority Leader of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Adeyinka Mafe, on Tuesday , announced his return from the Allied Peoples Movement to the All Progressives Congress .
Mafe, who represents Sagamu Constituency I , announced his return through the withdrawal of his defection letter during plenary .
The

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Obasanjo bombs PDP leaders, says many of them are after their stomach

Obasanjo bombs PDP leaders, says many of them are after their stomach

Politics April 1, 2019 at 8:45 pm 0 comments

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has bombed the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, saying that many of them are after their pockets and stomach.
Obasanjo spoke when leaders of the PDP paid him a visit in Ogun State on Sunday.
According to him, the PDP must purge itself

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