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The All Progressives Congress in Oyo State has told former state Governor Rashidi Ladoja to desist from his alleged sponsorship of falsehood against the administration the incumbent, Governor Abiola Ajimobi. The party claimed that Ladoja, the state Accord Party governorship candidate in the April 11 poll, was allegedly doing so in a bid to mislead […]

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, said the peaceful conduct of March 28 Presidential poll won by Maj. Gen Muhammadu Buhari(retd.), has shamed doomsayers’ perception that Nigeria will break up in 2015. “No one will ever repeat that wild and arrogant prediction that Nigeria will go under; those doomsayers have been shamed and Nigeria […]

Igbos living in Lagos were told on Sunday to vote for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, or else they will die in the lagoon. A visibly angry Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, in an unconcealed threat, stated that he was not ready to beg the Igbos, but if […]

Despite its poor outing in the presidential election, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ogun State has declared that will not merge with any political party to contest and win the governorship election on Saturday. While addressing journalists in Abeokuta, the state capital yesterday, the party’s governorship candidate, Senator Akin Odunsi, said: “Some unscrupulous elements […]

Opposition political parties in Cross River State operating under the aegis of the Inter-party Advisory Council (IPAC) and the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) have jointly called on the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to remove the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Dr. Sylvester Okay Ezeani, and the Commission’s […]

The political battle between the outgoing Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the incoming All Progressives Congress (APC) has shifted to Delta State where the opposition is currently making frantic effort to have an APC governor. The ploy by the opposition party is to ensure that it retains the administration of more oil producing states in […]

A traditional ruler in Edo South, Edo State, the Enogie of Oghobase, has pledged support to the state Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, to ensure victory for his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the forthcoming elections. The traditional ruler stated this yesterday when Oshiomhole paid him a visit at his palace. He said: “We are […]

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