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Kogi Guber: APC won because it presented a popular candidate- Gov Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello has said that elections in Kogi State have gone beyond ethnic sentiment, stressing that the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the November 11 poll because it presented a popular candidate and did not base its electioneering campaign on tribe. Bello said this at an APC stakeholder meeting held at the Government House in Lokoja on Saturday. He ...

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I will rather serve one term with achievements than useless 8 years- Gov Eno

Pastor Umo Eno, Governor of Akwa Ibom State has reacted to a threat by some disgruntled stalwarts of the People’s Democratic Party in the State that they would not support him for a second term in office because the governor has refused to hand over the State’s vault to them. He stated emphatically that he would rather serve a single ...

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Tribunal ruling removing me a temporal setback- Kano gov

Kano State Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf, of the New Nigeria People’s Party, NNPP, whose election was quashed by the State Tribunal Judgement, has said the ruling was nothing but a temporary setback. Yusuf made the remark while reacting to the judgement, stating that, “it will not dampen my morals as we will continue to do good works we have started ...

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Sokoto Deputy Governors dumps PDP

The deputy governor of Sokoto State, Mannir Dan’iya, has defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Thursday. It way  gathered that deputy governor, who is currently the Sokoto Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be received by President Muhammadu Buhari into APC today. Mr Buhari is expected to lead the presidential rally of the APC ...

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Rivers people won’t vote for politicians who hate them- Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has vowed that the people of the State would not cast their votes for politicians who have no regards for the State. The former presidential aspirant stated this on Monday during the inauguration of the Orochiri-Worukwo (Waterlines junction) Flyover. According to Wike, the people of Rivers State were ready to resist haters of the ...

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2023: Why I am qualified to rule Nigeria, Fayemi explains

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has visited Borno and Yobe states as part of his nationwide tour to woo delegates in the coming All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention. Fayemi, who paid courtesy call on Governor Babagana Zulum and Governor Mai Mala Buni, also met with the delegates of the two states. While in the two states, Fayemi told the ...

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Gov Soludo sets to present 2022 revised draft budget to Assembly

Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra, in a letter to the House of Assembly  urged them to receive him  as he planned to present a 2022 revised draft budget. Speaker of the House, Mr Uche Okafor, announced the date while reading the letter from the governor at Thursday’s plenary session. In the letter, the governor thanked the lawmakers for their support ...

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Defection: Court declines PDP’s request to sack gov Ayade

A Federal High Court has refused the request by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sack Cross River Governor, Ben Ayade and his deputy, Ivara Esu for defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The epoch-making judgement was delivered on Thursday afternoon by Justice Taiwo Taiwo. The judge  held that in view of the April 1, 2022 judgment by the ...

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Soludo officially receives oath of office as Anambra Governor

Anambra State governor-elect, Prof Chukwuma Soludo has officially received oath of office  as the Governor of the State. The epoch-making swearing in was sdmiinistred by  the State Chief judge, Justice Onochie Anyachebelu at exactly 9:45am, at the Anambra State Government House. It was witnessed by several dignitaries, including the out-gone governor, Chief Willie Obiano and his wife, Mrs Ebelechukwu, and ...

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APC has been rigging governorship poll in Lagos- Bode George

Ex-Deputy National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, said people of Lagos should expect their votes to count in the 2023 General Election, He claimed that PDP had always been rigged out in past elections through various forms of manipulation, but would be difficult doing that anymore. The political bigwig made this statement in an interview he ...

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