The Court of Appeal in Lagos has ordered the continuation of the petitions filed against the victory of Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the March 9 guber election. The suits was filed by defeated governorship candidates of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos State, Chief Owolabi Salis, and his Labour Party counterpart Ifagbemi Awamaridi. In a unanimous decision, a five-man panel ...Read More »
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The Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis has filed a petition in the Lagos State Governorship Electoral Tribunal to stop the inauguration of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu as the Executive Governor on May 29. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Petition marked EPT/LAG/GOV/2/2019 has the AD as co-petitioner. The petition alleges that Sanwo-Olu has a ...Read More »
Owolabi Salis, governorship candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos State, on Tuesday said that his campaign was self funded. He also said that “no godfather was behind his quest for the governorship seat of Lagos”, adding that he funded his campaign from his retirement savings from the United States. Salis, a chartered accountant and lawyer, had in ...Read More »
Owolabi Salis has emerged the governorship candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) for the 2019 elections in Lagos.Read More »
The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, has dismissed reports that he was plotting to leave the All Progressives Congress (APC) for another political party. Ojudu said he would not leave APC for another political party to achieve his political aspirations. He said: “The purpose of the insinuation is to distract us from serious task ...Read More »
The former governorship candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the November 2016 governorship election in Ondo state, Olusola Oke, has concluded plans to return to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Oke had initiated talks with the leadership of the All Progressives Congress with a view of formally leaving the Alliance for Democracy again. On October 1st 2016, he ...Read More »
The Alliance for Democracy (AD) says its doors are open to returnees and new members ahead of 2019 general elections as it moves to improves it’s ranks towards the polls. Its National Legal Adviser, Kehinde Aworele, made the promise in a statement in Lagos on Monday. He said the allegation by some former members that there were new efforts to ...Read More »