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Osun governorship poll: Direct primary will deepen internal democracy, says Tinubu

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says the decision of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC) approving direct primaries for electing the governorship candidate in Osun will deepen internal democracy in the party.

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APC to adopt direct primary to pick candidate for Osun governorship poll

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the party will adopt the direct primary to pick its candidate for the September 22 Osun governorship election.

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Osun APC working committee suspends chairman, secretary

The Osun State Working Committee (OSWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday announced the suspension of the party’s Chairman, Gboyega Famodun, and the Secretary, Rasak Salinsile. Goke Ogunsola, the APC Legal Adviser in the state, flanked by 11 other members of the OSWC, announced the suspension of Famodun and Salinsile at a news conference in Osogbo. Ogunsola said ...

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Blackmail can’t stop me from my gubernatorial ambition, says Osun Speaker

The Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly,  Najeem Salam, has said the blackmail employed against him by some politicians cannot stop him from realising his ambition of becoming the governor of the state after Governor Rauf Aregbesola.

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Osun governorship election: Police to deploy 10,000 officers

The Commissioner of Police in Osun, has revealed that no fewer than 10, 000 police officers will be deployed for the September 22 governorship election in the state. Adeoye made disclosure n Osogbo on Monday at a stakeholders retreat tagged ‘‘Vote Not Fight.’’ The Commissioner of Police was represented by Mufutau Ayinde, the Deputy Commissioner of Police in Charge of ...

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Osun 2018: For me to won 2002 election from the prison, I will deliver Osun to SDP, Omisore boasts

A former Osun Deputy Governor, Iyiola Omisore, on Friday, says he will win the Sept. 22 Osun State governorship election if he emerges as the Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate for the election. Omisore made the pledge when he obtained the nomination and expression of interest form for the election at the SPD National Secretariat in Abuja. He recalled that ...

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Osun 2018: Lawmaker joins governorship race

The Senator representing Osun East Senatorial District, Babajide Omoworare, has declared his intention to contest the September 22 governorship election in the state. Omoworare, who made the declaration at the All Progressives Congress (APC) secretariat on Wednesday in Osogbo, said he was capable of governing the state with his political experience. The lawmaker said he would perform creditably if given ...

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Am not working for Tinubu, Buhari, says Osun governorship aspirant

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant for the September governorship election in Osun State, Akin Ogunbiyi, says he has no link to Muhammadu Buhari, the President or Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu. Ogunbiyi dismissed the insinuation on the grounds that Buhari and Tinubu belong to a political platform different from his own. According to a statement ...

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Respect the rule of law and allow Judiciary do its job, Aregbesola tells Adeleke’s family

Osun Governor, Rauf Aregbesola has yrge the family of late Isiaka Adeleke, a former lawmaker, who died last year to give the Judiciary the chance to do justice in idenfying cause of his death.

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Osun APC primary election to hold July 7

The Primary to select flag bearer for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State in the September 22 gubernatorial election will hold on 7th July, 2018. This was contained in a press statement signed by the Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy for the party, Kunle Oyatomi and made available to journalists in Osogbo on Sunday. APC in the ...

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