Ekiti election fell short of global standards, say US observer group, others A coalition of domestic and international election observers accredited to observe the July 14 governorship poll in Ekiti State said the election fell short of global best practices and electoral standards. The Independent National Electoral Commission declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Kayode Fayemi, as the winner of the...... read more
2019: I Can’t Join APC With Failed Leaders – Gov. Umahi The Governor of Ebonyi State Engr. David Umahi has dispelled rumours making the rounds that he has plans to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC in Ebonyi State. Governor Umahi, made the announcement Tuesday at the Government House, Abakaliki while briefing journalists. His declaration came barley 24 hours after...... read more
Imo crisis: God’ll impeach Okorocha, says Umeh     The senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Chief Victor Umeh, on Sunday, asked God for forgiveness over his role in the emergence of Rochas Okorocha, as the Governor of Imo State in 2011 on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance. Describing Okorocha as an evil who had...... read more
Fayemi’s victory shows Nigerians are happy with Buhari 's performance - Lai Mohammed   Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the outcome of the Ekiti election won by Kayode Fayemi, is proof that Nigerians love the President Muhammad Buhari-led administration.   In a statement released on Sunday, the Minister said the election which was more than one state’s governorship election was not just a defeat for...... read more
Fayemi promises Ekiti workers better welfare The Ekiti State governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Sunday assured all the workers in the state that his administration would make their welfare a top priority and not pay lip service to it. Fayemi gave the assurance at a news conference held at the party’s secretariat in Ado-Ekiti. He promised to...... read more
Ekiti election: Nigerians blast EFCC for threatening to arrest Fayose   Nigerians are firing back at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for declaring that the Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose would be arrested. The anti-graft commission had tweeted the threat a few hours after the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti state, Dr. Kayode...... read more
BREAKING: Fayemi wins Ekiti Governorship election The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Ekiti State governorship election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has won the poll held on Saturday. He won 12 out of the 16 local government areas of Ekiti State. His closest challenger is the Peoples Democratic Party’s Kolapo Olushola who won in four local governments. Fayemi...... read more
Atiku commends Ikpeazu’s leadership style Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has described Abia State as a place with unprecedented potentials in human and natural resources and commended Abia State Governor, Dr.Okezie Ikpeazu, for his efforts at placing Abia on the global map through his developmental drive in the state. According to him, "Abia is one place...... read more
PDP accuses APC, Fayemi of importing fake policemen, duplicating ballot papers The Peoples Democratic Party has accused the All Progressives Congress and its candidate in the Ekiti State governorship election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, of clothing thugs imported from Imo and other neighbouring states to Ekiti. The PDP alleged that the thugs were being given fake police uniform to unleash terror on voters....... read more
#EkitiDecides: Protect your votes, PDP tell voters The Peoples Democratic Party has advised the people of Ekiti to vote for its gubernatorial candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, and protect votes in the election scheduled for Saturday. The PDP made this call in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Thursday in Abuja. The party said...... read more
Ortom dissolves cabinet, retains four Commissioners   Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Sunday dissolved his cabinet with immediate effect. The governor, in a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Anthony Ijohor, the dissolution of the cabinet, which he described as “partial,” takes immediate effect. According to the statement, four out of the 16...... read more
APC set to take legal actions against RAPC chairman and members The All Progressives Congress on Sunday said it would take legal actions against the National Chairman of the Reformed-APC, Alhaji Buba Galadima,  and other members of the group. The National Legal Adviser of the Adams Oshiomhole-led APC, Babatunde Ogala, disclosed this in a statement made available to The PUNCH newspaper. He said this...... read more
Kogi PDP rejects Dino Melaye   The Kogi West Elders Forum (KWEF) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has rejected any attempt to impose Senator Dino Melaye as the sole senatorial candidate on the people of the Kogi West in 2019. The  elders made this known through its chairman, Hon. Shaibu Momoh, at a meeting held in...... read more
APC crisis: Buhari meets 3 APC govs President Muhammmadu Buhari on Thursday had a close-door meeting with some governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The governors are Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state, Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa state and Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state. The meeting came a day after some...... read more
Only justice can solve APC crisis – Dogara Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, said so long as members of the APC felt that there was no justice in the running of its affairs, the crisis rocking the party would only worsen. He added that trying to silence the voices of dissent and opposition would also...... read more
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