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INEC To Release Timetable For Ekiti, Osun Governorship Elections On Thursday

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would release the timetable for Ekiti and Osun gubernatorial elections coming up next year on Thursday, October 5, 2017. This disclosure was made by the Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) in Abuja. …

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Why I Will Defeat Buhari In 2019 – Fayose

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has insisted that he will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. In a series of tweets on Friday, Fayose stated that he had a history of beating incumbents at the polls and stressed that he will accomplish the feat again, if the elections were …

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Okorocha Gave Me The Worst Advice During My Presidency – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has jokingly blamed Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, for “all the bad things” that happened to the country during his tenure between 1999 and 2007. Obasanjo was speaking in Owerri, at the graduation ceremony of students of Rochas Foundation. He said the worst advice he …

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Kaduna To Hold LG Election December 30

Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, SIECOM, has said elections into chairmanship and councillorship position for the 23 local government areas of the state will hold on 30th December, 2017. The Chairman of SIECOM, Dr. Saratu Binta Dikko Audu, who disclosed this at an interactive session with stakeholders, newsmen, security agencies …

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2019: APC, PDP Chieftains Slam Fayose Over Declaration For Presidency

Chieftains of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) have flayed Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state for declaring his intention to run for Presidency in 2019. In separate interviews, they expressed their disgust with Fayose describing the move as “politically naïve” which is …

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