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Ekiti guber: Five arrested for distributing money to voters during election

No fewer than five persons have been arrested by police in Ado Ekiti for allegedly distributing money to voters during the governorship election .
There has been a large turnout of voters at Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital as they trooped out in great numbers to the polling units

Ekiti guber: I’ll win despite vote buying – Mega Party candidate

Omoyeni said he learnt that some political parties had been buying votes by giving money to voters openly but said he was confident of winning despite this because he was the best of all the candidates.
There was large early turnout of voters in Ado-Ekiti capital city, as electorate already trooped out enmasse as early as 6.00am trekking long distances to get to their polling units.

Ekiti goes to poll as electorate decide fate of 35 candidates

The people of Ekiti State will on Saturday queue behind their candidates for the governorship election scheduled to replace the incumbent Ayodele Fayose, whose tenure will end in November.

Ekiti guber: INEC, Mega Party sued over substitution of candidate

The controversy surrounding the governorship candidate of Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN) is yet to abate as one of the claimants, Dr. Sunday Balogun, has dragged the party to court.

NLC: We’ll give new Ekiti governor three months’ grace

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ekiti State chapter, has threatened that it would not tolerate the eventual winner of the July 14, 2018 governorship election more than three months.

Ekiti guber: Uche Secondus, David Mark lead PDP peace team to Ekiti

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, and a former Senate President, David Mark, on Wednesday led a peace team to Ekiti State to reassure governorship aspirants of free, fair and credible primary.

Ekiti guber: Defections may cost PDP in July election – Senator Olujimi

The Senate’s Deputy Minority Whip, Biodun Olujimi, has expressed concerns over the continued exit of prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Ekiti State to other parties, saying it may affect the performance of the party at the July 14 polls.

Ekiti guber: Governor Fayose appoints campaign council

Ekiti state governor Ayo Fayose has constituted a council to coordinate the campaign for the July 14 governorship election, just as Social Democratic Party (SDP) has hit the state to galvanise aggrieved PDP members to wrestle power.

Ekiti guber: God will choose my successor – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose said on Monday he has been having private discussion with potential governorship aspirants in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), telling them “to allow him seek God’s consent” on the choice of a successor.

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