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‘INEC worked against APC in the elections, the bias is so clear’ – Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) worked against the ruling party in the 2019 general election.   The APC won the presidential election, secured over 25 seats than the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the senate, won …

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Despite Adeleke’s victory at the tribunal, Gboyega Oyetola says, ‘I remain the duly elected governor of Osun State’

Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, on Saturday, said he is still the duly elected governor of the state regardless of Friday’s judgement of the state Election Petitions Tribunal.   He enjoined the public to disregard the insinuations that he had been sacked, saying he was confident of retaining his mandate …

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APC rejects Sokoto Governorship election results

The All Progressive Congress (APC), in Sokoto State, has rejected the results of the 2019 Gubernatorial elections declared by the returning officer, Professor Fatima Batulu Mukhtar today March 24th. The State Publicity Secretary of the party, Sambo Bello Danchadi, stated this while addressing journalists at the residence of the State …

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Governor Oyetola heads to Appeal court following his loss to Davido’s uncle, Ademola Adeleke, at Osun tribunal

Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has said he is heading to the Appeal Court following the verdict by a tribunal in Osun, upturning his victory at the September 2018 state’s governorship election. The tribunal at its sitting in Abuja yesterday March 22nd, declared PDP’s Ademola Adeleke winner of the election. Reacting to …

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Reno Omokri, FFK, Atiku, Fayose react to Adeleke’s victory at Osun state election tribunal

Here are reactions of Reno Omokri, Femi Fani-Kayode and ex-governor Ayo Fayose to the victory of PDP’s Ademola Adeleke at the Osun state election tribunal. The tribunal this afternoon declared Adeleke winner of the September 2018 governorship election and ordered the incumbent governor, Gboyega Oyetola to vacate the seat. Continue …

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Police restrict movement in Kano State for supplementary election

The Kano State Police Command has said the movement of motor vehicles, tricycles and all other means of transportation would be restricted across the 44 local government areas of on Saturday, during the supplementary election.   The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abdullahi Haruna said no vehicle, motorcycle or tricycle would …

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‘I’m not meddling in Kano State elections’ – Bola Tinubu

National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday refuted rumours that he was in Kano State and meddling in the state’s rescheduled elections.   Tinubu in a statement said he had not been in Kano at any point during the conduct of the elections. A copy of the …

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Okorocha takes INEC to court for withholding his Certificate of Return

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorochas, has filed a suit against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before the Federal High Court in Abuja, challenging the authority of the electoral commission to withhold his certificate of return as the senator-elect for Imo West senatorial district. INEC refused to issue him the certificate …

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Hours after resigning from PDP, Gbenga Daniel says his people are demanding he leads them to APC

Former Governor of Ogun State and Director-General of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Gbenga Daniel, says he is considering a request by his supporters that he should lead them to the All Progressives Congress. Daniel, who was Governor of Ogun State from 1999 to 2007, said this on Sunday, one day …

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‘I was told to join a cult to get political position’ – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West in a recent interview with Punch spoke about the plight of Nigeria’s ex-footballers and the struggle they face in the society. He also revealed that he was asked to join a secret cult in other to get a political appointment but he refused. See …

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