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Ogun PDP Crisis: Kashamu’s faction dares national leadership over new excos

The new chairman of the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dared the national leadership of the party, saying that inauguration of the state’s new executive committee is valid. Bambgose to statements credited to Uche Secondus and Umaru Tsauri, PDP National Chairman and National Secretary, respectively. The national leadership had disowned the “purported inauguration of certain ...

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Ogun PDP Crisis: Party congress followed due process, Kashamu insists

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2019 governorship candidate in Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu has spoken about the party congress in the state, saying that it followed due process. It will be recalled that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ogun had, in a March 10, 2020 letter addressed to the national headquarters, declared the opposite. Kashamu, in a statement. ...

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Tension hits Kahamu’s camp as Ogun PDP crisis deepens

Massive tension has rocked the camps of the Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) candidate in the 2019 governorship election, Senator Buruji Kashamu, all through the week as the crisis rocking the state chapter of the party appears to be taking another dimension that are certainly unfavourable for Kashamu and his supporters. The new twist can affect Kashamu’s camp their ...

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Ogun: Gov Abiodun lampoons his commissioner for making reckless statement against Osoba

Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has berated his Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Dr Kehinde Oluwadare for making what is called reckless statement Chief Olusegun Osoba, an ex-governor of the state. Abiodun apologised to Osoba for Oluwadare’s comments he described as careless and uncomplimentary. The commissioner was quoted to have described Osoba and some past leaders as failed leaders. It ...

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Kashamu absent as Ogun PDP unite for 2023 guber

The two warring factions in the Ogun state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), have resolved their differences and have decided to work together ahead of the 2023 elections. Leaders and members of the two factions, who met with the national leadership of the party in Abuja on Wednesday, regretted that the crisis, which lasted for 12 years, destroyed ...

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Ogun Politics: Ex-Dep Gov, PDP, ADC top leaders defect to APC

Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun will on Tuesday receive top chieftains from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Action Democratic Congress (ADC) into the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to The Nation, the event will hold at the Ake Palace Ground in Abeokuta. Defectors include former PDP Deputy Governor under the administration of Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Alhaja Salamat Badru; ...

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Ogun Politics: Gov Abiodun refuses to appoint Caretaker Chairmen for Amosun’s LCDAs

Speculations are rife that Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun have scrapped the 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) created by his predecessor, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun. The Governor has appointed Caretaker Chairmen for 20 local governments only. Amosun, in 2016, created 37 LCDAs out of the existing nationally recognized 20 local governments of the state, saying it was to bring ...

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Ogun Politics: Akinlade’s campaign buses for 2023 reportedly floods the state

Branded vehicles of  Adekunle Akinlade, who recently defected to the All Progressives Congres (APC) recently have surfaced in parts of Ogun State. The buses have inscriptions allegedly announcing his 2023 governorship ambition. One of such buses with APC logo and Akinlade’s seemingly governorship ambition was sighted in Ogun East Senatorial district, causing massive interest in the Gateway State on Friday, ...

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Ogun Politics: Akinlade’s return to APC divides ruling party

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State seems to be in disagreement with the National Chairman of the ruling party over the return of Hon. Adekunle Akinlade to the party. Akinlade who is the governorship candidate of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) in Ogun State, led his supporters back to the APC yesterday. But it seems the leaders of ...

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Cabinet List: Ogun APC warns Osoba’s faction against public outbursts

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun has urged  aggrieved party members in the state to embrace internal mechanism and due process before making their positions public. The Publicity Secretary of the party in the state, Mr Tunde Oladunjoye, in a statement in Abeokuta on Wednesday, pleaded with those who felt aggrieved on recent appointments that other appointments would still ...

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