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Governor Fayose: Those who voted for President Buhari in 2015 should ask God for...

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says those who voted for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 general election ought to beg God for forgiveness.

Ekiti guber: Dayo Adeyeye accuses Governor Fayose of clampdown on his supporters

Reconciliation in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State secured by the David Mark-led committee may have broken down, as a fresh crossfire occurred on Monday between the camps of the state governor, Ayo Fayose, and a major contender to succeed him, Dayo Adeyeye.

John Oyegun: Ekiti governorship election a must win for APC

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, was in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital on Monday on a membership drive and declared that the July 14 governorship election in the state was “a must win” for the APC.

UNICEF constructs 338 boreholes, 40 VIP toilets in Plateau

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said it has constructed 338 boreholes in various communities in Shendam and Riyom Local Government Areas of Plateau to enhance access to safe drinking water.

Governor Fayose suspends councilor, ward chairman over loyalty to Dayo Adeyeye

The crisis rocking Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State over the party’s governorship ticket has deepened with the suspension of some party chieftains believed to be loyal to former Minister of State for Works, Prince Dayo Adeyeye.

Governor Fayose charges Ekiti elders to make public officers accountable

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has charged elder statesmen in the country not to keep quiet in the face of poor governance and leadership, but rather keep public officers on their toes by demanding good governance and accountability from them.

2019: N-Power will continue if you re-elect APC – Minister tells beneficiaries

Mines and Steel Development Minister, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has charged Nigerian youths and beneficiaries of N-Power programme of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government to re-elect President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 General Elections.

Ekiti guber: Only hypocrites want zoning dropped in APC – Ex-Rep Faparusi

Hon. Bamidele Faparusi, a member of the House of Representatives, has said it will be hypocritical for the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to see zoning as an inconsequential factor in selecting a candidate for the July 14 governorship election.

Governor Obiano pledges to justify Anambra peoples’ confidence in him

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State and Dr. Nkem Okeke, his deputy, on Saturday took the Oath of Office and Oath of Allegiance for another term in a ceremony that attracted eminent Nigerians.

Stop deceiving youths on N-Power scheme – APC tells Governor Fayose

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has warned Governor Ayodele Fayose against misinforming the beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme in the state, cautioning that it is too late to employ deceit to secure undeserved support of the people.

N-Power beneficiaries rally support for President Buhari, Governor Fayose in Ado-Ekiti

Beneficiaries of N-Power Scheme in Ekiti, on Saturday, staged support rallies for President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Ayodele Fayose.

Governor Obiano: Dim Ojukwu’ll be proud of Anambra voters

Going down memory lane, Obiano recalled the promise he made when he was sworn in four years ago saying, “I am happy that we have taken back our cities and communities from brutal armed robbers and kidnappers who once made our beloved state a dread to decent people and a taboo to investors.

Governor Fayose, others in Anambra as Willie Obiano takes oath for second term

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors to the second term inauguration of Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra state, on Saturday.

Official: INEC has no position in election sequence saga

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it has no position in the election sequence tangle between the National Assembly and the Presidency.


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