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Senator Kashamu mother passes on at 92

The immediate past lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the National Assembly and the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Senator Buruji Kashamu, has lost his mother, Alhaji Wulemotu Kashamu.

Court adjourns Senator Kashamu’s extradition suit

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday adjourned to June 27 for hearing in a suit filed by a former senator for Ogun East district, Buruji Kashamu.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Extradition: Court sanctions Senator Kashamu for delaying suit against NDLEA, others

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered Senator Buruji Kashamu to pay N50, 000 cost each to the Department of State Services (DSS) Director-General and the National Drug law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Senator Kashamu’s suit: Court awards N50,000 each to DSS, NDLEA

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday, awarded N50,000 each in favour of the Director-General, State Security Service (DSS) and the National Drug law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, in a suit instituted by Sen. Buruji Kashamu.
Dapo Abiodun

APC: Ogun governorship election true reflection of people’s will

The Ogun state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday appraised the March 9 governorship elections in the state and declared that the outcome was a true reflection of the will of Ogun people.

Ogun LP threatens legal action against APC leaders over ex-Governor Daniel’s alleged plan to...

Abayomi Oluwafemi Arabambi, Chairman, Ogun State chapter of Labour Party (LP), has threatened to drag the state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, and former governor, Olusegun Osoba, among other leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to court, if the former governor of the state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, is accepted into the APC.
Gbenga Daniel

Gbenga Daniel hits back at critics over retirement from politics

A former governor of Ogun State Gbenga Daniel has hit back at the critics of his retirement from partisan politics.
Prince Dapo Abiodun

Ogun elections: Cleric urges governor-elect to select people of faith in his cabinet

The Archbishop of Ecclesiastical Province of Lagos/Bishop of Remo, Rev. Olusina Fape, has challenged the Ogun State governor-elect, Dapo Abiodun, to ensure that people of faith are selected into his cabinet.
Gbenga Daniel

Ex-Governor Gbenga Daniel, supporters finally leave PDP for APC

Former Governor Gbenga Daniel and thousands of supporters on Sunday formally declared to jettison the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State.
Prince Dapo Abiodun

Dapo Abiodun: If men were God, I won’t be governor-elect

Winner of the March 9, governorship election in Ogun state, Prince Adedapo Abiodun, on Sunday declared that if some “men were God,” he would not have become the Governor – elect of the state.

Nigeria 2019: Notes from the field

Whoever came up with the wise saying that Nigerian politics is dirty deserves an award for perspicacity. I have just returned from that dirtied, muddled up, confused, uncertain, unpredictable zone of Nigerian life and society with truck loads of stories in my head and enough impressions in my mind to last me another life-time.

Ogun elections: Ayodele Fayose taunts Govenor Amosun over protege’s defeat

The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has taunted the outgoing governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, over his preferred candidate, Adekunle Akinlade’s defeat in the governorship election.
Senator Buruji Kashamu

Ogun elections: Senator Kashamu congratulates APC’s Dapo Abiodun on his election as governor-elect

The Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Senator Buruji Kashamu, has congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on his election as the Governor-elect of Ogun State.
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Ogun elections: APC sweeps 11 local governments out of 15 in governorship poll

The All Progressives Congress has won 11 of the 15 results from the local government areas in the Ogun State governorship election.
Allied Peoples Movement APM

Ogun elections: APM rejects governorship poll result

The Allied Peoples Movement has rejected the result of the governorship election held on Saturday in Ogun State and which was being declared as at press time by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Prince Dapo Abiodun

Elections: Dapo Abiodun, Babajide Sanwo-Olu head for victory

Prince Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives Congress appears to be heading to victory in the governorship election held in Ogun state on Saturday, just like his counterparts in Lagos, Kwara, Kebbi, Sokoto and Bauchi States.

Court fixes April 29 for Senator Kashamu’s extradition suit

Justice Chukwejekwu Aneke of the Federal High Court in Lagos will, on April 29, deliver judgement on a suit filed by the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Buruji Kashamu, seeking to stop the move by the federal government to extradite him to the United States over drug trafficking allegations.
A former governor of Ogun State and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Gbenga Daniel, has endorsed the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Ogun elections: Gbenga Daniel endorses APC’s Dapo Abiodun

A former governor of Ogun State and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Gbenga Daniel, has endorsed the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

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