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APC replies Davido’s father Deji Adeleke’s claim of Osun election being rigged

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Osun State has replied Davido’s father, Dr Deji Adeleke, over claims that his brother, Ademola Adeleke was deprived of his victory in the 2018 Osun State election.  Adeleke had said that the ”day light robbery” that deprived his brother of the mandate freely given by …

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Election tribunal strikes out suit filed against Shina Peller

The Election Tribunal in Ibadan, Oyo State on Friday, July 13, 2019 dismissed a petition filed by Durodola Muftau Adelani of the Providence People’s Party (PPP) challenging the validity of the election that brought in Hon. Shina Abiola Peller of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a House of Representatives …

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Tinubu distances self from 2023 presidential campaigners

Bola Tinubu, a former Governor of Lagos State, yesterday distanced himself from a group purportedly campaigning for his presidential ambition in 2023. The All Progressives Congress chieftain in a statement by his spokesperson, Tunde Rahman,denied having a link with the group he described as ‘faceless’.  “We have seen pictures of face caps, T shirts, …

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Osun Ruling: You are trying to blackmail the Supreme Court – Festus Keyamo to Atiku Abubakar

Festus Keyamo, has accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar of attempting to blackmail the Supreme Court, following his comment on the judgement which upheld the victory of Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the 2018 Osun Governorship election.  Atiku Abubakar in his reaction to the Supreme …

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Minority House Leadership: PDP suspends Elumelu, others

The minority house leadership controversy which led to a fight and near mace snatching days ago, has taken another twist as the PDP has suspended Ndudi Elumelu, the factional minority leader of the House of Representatives as announced by House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila.  The PDP in a statement released on Friday by …

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Atiku’s reaction on Osun ruling is ‘ridiculous and comical’ – Presidency

The presidency has described as “very ridiculous, and even comical’’, the reaction of former vice president Atiku Abubakar, to the Supreme Court ruling affirming the election of Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun state. Atiku, who was the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, had …

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Breaking: Davido’s uncle Ademola Adeleke loses as Supreme Court upholds Oyetola as Osun state governor

The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Gboyega Adetola as the governor elect of Osun state. PDP candidate in the election, Ademola Adeleke, an Uncle of singer Davido, was dissatisfied with the result announced by INEC after the election which held in September 2018 and filed a petition at the tribunal. The tribunal in …

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Garba Shehu denies breaking news on ministerial list

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has denied breaking any news on the much-anticipated ministerial list. This morning, reports were rife on social media that Shehu had released the ministerial list. However, in a swift reaction, Shehu via his Twitter handle, denied the report. According to …

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Atiku to present 400 witnesses to tribunal over a period of 14 days to prove that Buhari didn’t win the 2019 presidential election

Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar has told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Monday that he and his party want to call 400 witnesses to prove their petition challenging the victory of President Buhari, and his All Progressives Congress, at the February 23 poll. …

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‘I have nothing to fear’ – Bukola Saraki replies EFCC

Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said he is innocent of the allegations of fraud levelled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), he also said he is not engaged in any media war with the anti-graft agency.   EFCC had in May marked some properties saying …

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