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LP withdraws petition filed against Gov Abiodun’s victory

The Labour Party has withdrawn its election petition appeal filed against the victory of Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, at the Supreme Court. It was gathered that the Labour Party and counsel to Abiodun have decided to settle for an alternative dispute resolution, Daily Post reports. It was gathered the decision came following a peace deal brokered by Abiodun’s ...

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2019 Guber Poll: Court summons INEC, LP over omission of candidate’s name in Nasarawa

The Federal High Court Abuja, has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Labour Party (LP) to appear before it over omission of the name of Mr Umaru Angibi, LP’s candidate and party logo from the ballot papers for the 2019 Nasarawa governorship poll. Justice Nkeonye Maha, who gave the order in an exparte motion with suit number: ...

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Why Labour Party will not field any candidate in 2019 General Elections-Spokesman

The Labour Party says it will not field any candidate for the 2019 General Elections as the party could not hold an all-inclusive National Convention as directed by the court. Ebere Ifendu, National Publicity Secretary, Labour Party, said this at a news conference on Tuesday in Abuja. Ifendu said that the all-inclusive National Convention involving all parties was necessary as ...

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It is not possible for Mimiko to run as Presidential Candidate under Labour Party, says NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected plan by former National Chairman of the Labour Party, Abdulkadir Abdulsalam to adopt Olusegun Mimiko as the party’s Presidential flagbearer for the 2019 general elections. Ayuba Wabba, NLC President and Ebere Ifendu, the National Publicity Secretary, Labour Party, stated this at a joint news conference on Thursday in Abuja. According to Wabba, this ...

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