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Monthly Archives: July 2018

#EkitiDecides2018: Olusola boast of victory

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ekiti, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, on Saturday expressed confidence that he would win the election. He stated this after casting his vote in Unit 007, Ward 2, Okekuru, Ikere-Ekiti at 11:10 a.m. The card reader twice failed to verify his Permanent Voter Card (PVC), but he was eventually allowed to vote after he was ...

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#EkitiDecides2018 may end soon voters turn out en mass

The Ekiti governorship election on Saturday witnessed an impressive turn-out of voters and results may be announced earlier than expected as voting has been seamless in many polling units. Many voters turned out at most polling centres across the 16 Local Governments and 177 Electoral wards in the state, despite initial apprehension few days to the poll. There were only ...

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#EkitiDecides2018: This is the day the Lord has made, Fayemi satisfied with poll so far

The All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi, has commended the electorate in Ekiti for their impressive turnout and conduct in Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Fayemi made the commendation after casting his ballot in his Unit 009, Ogilolo Ward 11, Isan-Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area, at about 10.28 a.m. But, his wife, Bisi, who accompanied him to ...

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#Ekitidecides2018: CSO calls for orderly poll

The Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Nigeria on Friday, called on all political parties and politicians to be orderly during the state governorship election on Saturday. The organisations, which comprised of more than 70 groups in Ekiti, made the appeal in a statement from their situation room in Ado-Ekiti. The civil society organisations charged all the leaders of the political ...

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2019: Elect leaders with capacity to tackle insecurity, economic challenge, Atiku urges Nigerians

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has underscored the need for Nigerians to elect leaders with capacity to tackle the nation’s economic and security challenges in 2019. Abubakar said this on Friday when he visited Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia in Umuahia. “We have the issue of insecurity. You are not secure wherever you may be in the North, South, East ...

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2019: Elect leaders with capacity to tackle insecurity, economic challenge, Atiku urges Nigerians

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has underscored the need for Nigerians to elect leaders with capacity to tackle the nation’s economic and security challenges in 2019. Abubakar said this on Friday when he visited Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia in Umuahia. “We have the issue of insecurity. You are not secure wherever you may be in the North, South, East ...

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INEC ready for Ekiti poll, says REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it is ready for Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Abdulganih Olayinka, told journalists on Friday in Ado-Ekiti that all materials were already at the 16 local governments while the commission’s staff and security agents were set to commence the exercise. According to him, the materials ...

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2019: Elect leaders with capacity to tackle insecurity, economic challenge, Atiku urges Nigerians

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has underscored the need for Nigerians to elect leaders with capacity to tackle the nation’s economic and security challenges in 2019. Abubakar said this on Friday when he visited Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia in Umuahia. “We have the issue of insecurity. You are not secure wherever you may be in the North, South, East ...

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INEC to release timetable for bye-elections in Kastina, Bauchi, Cross River next week

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that it will release timetable and schedule of activities to fill the existing vacancies in the Bauchl South and Katsina North Senatorial Districts by next week. The Commission disclosed this in a statement issued by its National Commissioner, Mohammad Haruna on Friday in Abuja. Haruna said that the Commission would also by ...

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Mother of corruption happening under Buhari – Secondus

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Uche Secinsus has said that mother of all corruption is happening under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Secondus, stated this known in Abeokuta while addressing journalists after a meeting between the executive members of the party in Ogun and the PDP NWC. The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) is ...

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