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The Oluwo of Iwo land, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has called for death penalty for kidnappers in the state to help put an end to kidnapping.

Oluwo of Iwo wants death penalty for kidnappers

The Oluwo of Iwo land, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has called for death penalty for kidnappers in the state to help put an end to kidnapping.
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

INEC announces plans for Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced plans for the upcoming Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections.

Bayelsa guber: PDP candidate can come from any zone – group

A socio-political group, the Democratic Agenda Watch (DAW), on Friday said the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the November Governorship election could come from any of the three senatorial districts in the state.
Isa Ashiru

Kaduna guber: Appeal court adjourns Isa Ashiru, PDP’s suit to July 3

Justice Muktar Hussein of the Court of Appeal Kaduna, on Thursday adjourned hearing in the appeal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking for the recount of votes cast in the March 9 Governorship election in Kaduna State.
Isa Ashiru

Tribunal: PDP, Isa Ashiru head to Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal in Kaduna has fixed Thursday, June 27 to hear the appeal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking for votes recount in the March 9 Governorship election in Kaduna State.

Wobbly start for Governor Ihedioha

There must be something about political power that makes otherwise good men to act contrary to expectations once in power. And it can be very dispiriting. Let me mention immediately that I do not know Governor Emeka Ihedioha from Adam.
Seyi Makinde

Insecurity: Governor Makinde summons emergency security meeting

Following reports of threats of violence across different parts of the capital city, Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, has summon an emergency security meeting at the governor’s office.
Justice S. B Belgore

Delta tribunal chairman warns parties over proceedings

Chairman of Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, Justice Suleiman Belgore, has warned the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressive Congress, APC, that the Tribunals would not condone any inimical acts that would disturb proceedings.
Babajide Sanwo-Olu

AD loses bid to stop Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s inauguration

The Alliance for Democracy (AD) and its governorship candidate in the last election, Owolabi Salis, on Tuesday, at an Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ikeja, lost their bid to stop the swearing-in of Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as the governor of Lagos State on May 29.

Olusola Eleka accepts Supreme Court judgment, congratulates Fayemi

Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, former Deputy Governor of Ekiti and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the last governorship election, has congratulated Gov. Kayode Fayemi on his election victory at the Supreme Court.
Professor Kolapo Olusola Eleka

Ekiti guber: Olusola Eleka congratulates Governor Fayemi on supreme court victory

Olusola who said his own brand of politics is without bitterness but of development and service, called on all PDP members in the state to put the pain behind them and unite to move the party forward.
PDP Chairman in Edo, Chief Dan Orbih

Edo election: PDP promises transparent primaries to ensure victory

The leadership the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo, says it will organise transparent primaries to ensure emergence of credible and popular candidate for the 2020 governorship election in the state.
Isa Ashiru Kudan

Tribunal: PDP, Isah Ashiru seek recount of Kaduna governorship ballot

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections in Kaduna State, Isah Ashiru, on Tuesday, filed an application seeking for a recount of the votes cast during the March 9 poll.
Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

INEC to prosecute electoral offenders

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is considering a proposal from the Bayelsa state Government for a shift of the Nov. 2 Governorship Election.
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike and The Charge D’Affairs, Embassy of Netherlands, Mrs Marian Van De Cappello, at the Government House Port Harcourt on Wednesday.

Governor Wike: Our security has been politicized

vRivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the politicisation of security in the country is responsible for the insecurity across the country.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Ondo APC crisis deepens, as Akeredolu, Boroffice factions regroup

The internal crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State may have taken a new dimension as the two existing factions in the party have renewed their battles.
Ademola Adeleke

Court permits Senator Adeleke to travel to US, orders him to honour fresh Police...

The Federal High Court in Abuja has granted permission to the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate in the last governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to travel to the United States of America for medical check-up on Tuesday.
Ademola Adeleke

PDP: APC plotting to force Senator Adeleke to surrender Osun election ‘victory’

Opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday claimed that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) had plotted to force its candidate in the 2018 Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke to surrender his victory.

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