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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the results of 16 constituencies and declared one inconclusive in the Bayelsa Assembly poll held on Saturday.

Ekiti elections: INEC pledges fairness, neutrality in supplementary poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has pledged neutrality and fairness in the conduct of the supplementary election for Ekiti East constituency 1.

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.

Ekiti elections: Four women win assembly seats in APC clean sweep

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has cleared all the 26 House of Assembly seats in Ekiti State.

Ekiti elections: APC clears 25 of 26 assembly seats as INEC declares one constituency...

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state has cleared 25 out of the 26 seats in the state House of Assembly.
Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi floors PDP’s Olusola Eleka at election tribunal

Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition tribunal sitting in Abuja, Monday, upheld the All Progressives Congress candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi as the duly elected Governor of Ekiti State.
Ayodele Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state, has lost out in his bid to be granted bail by the federal high court in Lagos.

Senator Obanikoro: I gave Ayodele Fayose $5 million

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, former chieftain of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has told the court that he gave $5 million to former governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti.

Senator Obanikoro testifies at former Governor Fayose’s trial

A former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, on Monday told a federal high court that money was given to former Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti from the impress account of a former National Security Adviser, in June 2014.
Erelu Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi

Bisi Fayemi: Divine intervention gave us victory in Ekiti

Bisi Fayemi, the wife of the Ekiti governor, has attributed the victory of her husband, Kayode, in the July 14, 2018 governorship poll to divine intervention.
Zenith Labour Party (ZLP)

Zenith Labour Party urges political parties to engage security agencies

The National Chairman of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Mr. Dan Nwanyanwu, has urged political parties to engage security agencies in order to achieve credible, free and fair elections in 2019.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti election: Kayode Fayemi closes defence, as tribunal adjourns till January

The Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday closed his defence at the Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which sits at the premises of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Apo, Abuja.
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Ekiti governorship election free, fair – Witness tells tribunal

The Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has been told that the July 14, 2018 election was free, fair and credible by all standards.
Atiku Abubakar

2019: Diaspora PDP garners support for Atiku Abubakar

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Diaspora has concluded arrangements to garner massive support for the party’s Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to ensure victory in 2019 General Elections.

Bode George tasks INEC to be unbiased during 2019 election

Chief Olabode George, former Deputy National Chairman (South) of the People’s Democratic Party, has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission to be neutral in the conduct of the 2019 elections.

Ekiti election free, fair – INEC witnesses tell tribunal

A Deputy Director with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sylvester Aigbogun, on Tuesday told the Ekiti Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in the FCT High Court, Apo that the July 14 governorship election in the state was free and fair.

Ekiti election: Tribunal admits more electoral materials as exhibits

The Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday in Abuja admitted as exhibits more electoral materials used in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State.

Witness: PDP votes deliberately voided during Ekiti election

A witness has alleged that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was robbed during the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti state.

Ekiti election: PDP votes were deliberately voided – Witness tells tribunal

A petitioner’s witness on Tuesday told the Ekiti State governorship election tribunal, that votes for the Peoples Democratic Party were deliberately voided by staff of INEC during the July 14 governorship election.
Ayodele Fayose

Ayodele Fayose tells Anglican bishop to stop parading self as man of God

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said his tenure immensely benefitted the people of the state just as he advised the Anglican Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Rt Reverend Christopher Omotunde, to remove the cassock and mount the soap box so that the whole world would know that he has joined politics.

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