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Fayemi Begs Ekiti People for Forgiveness

Dr. John Kayode Fayemi, winner of the governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti state has apologised to the people for all the errors of omission or commission he made during his first term as governor, between 2010 and 2014. He made the plea in his speech after …

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Senator Abiodun Olujimi Stepped Down for Adeyeye

The Senator representing Ekiti south constituency, Abiodun Olujimi has reportedly stepped down for Prince Dayo Adeyeye for Ekiti state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries. Sen Abiodun Olujimi Reports have it that she urged her supporters to cast their votes for Adeyeye, noting that she sacrificed her ambition for peace, progress, …

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Ekiti 2018 : Fayemi Threatened to Sue APC

The Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation, has threatened to sue the All Progressives Congress if the results of the inconclusive Ekiti governorship primary is outrightly annulled by party top hierarchy. The campaign outfit is that of the Minister of Mines and Steel Development and APC governorship aspirant in the state, Dr …

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We Regret Interrupting Primary Elections – Ekiti APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Monday expressed regrets over the issues that truncated the Ekiti governorship primaries of the Party during the weekend. It was recalls that last Saturday’s APC governorship primaries was disrupted by thugs allegedly loyal to one of the aspirants. Speaking to journalists in Abuja on the disrupted …

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Ekiti APC Primary: Oni Asks Delegates to Shun Money Bags

As the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti State prepares for next Saturday’s primary for its governorship election, a former governor, Chief Olusegun Oni, yesterday, appealed to delegates to shun monetary inducement but rather cast their votes according to their personal conviction. Oni, who is the immediate past Deputy National …

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Ekiti 2018 Poll : Only 21 Political Parties are Qualified

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) on Thursday said 21 out of the 42 political parties existing in Ekiti State are qualified to participate in the July 14 governorship poll. The Resident Electoral Commissioner(REC) in Ekiti, Prof Abduganiy Raji, said though, INEC had received correspondences affirming existence of 42 parties in …

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Ekiti 2018 : Faparusi Advises APC

A member of the seventh House of Representatives , Bamidele Faparusi , has urged the All Progressives Congress to field a candidate , who has never occupied the governorship seat , for the July 14 governorship poll to avoid protest votes. Former governors of the state , Segun Oni and …

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Ekiti 2018 : PDP Accuses APC, INEC of Plans to Rig

The PDP national chairman levied the allegation while receiving the German Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr. Bernhard Schlagheck, who paid him a courtesy call at the party’s national secretariat, Abuja. Secondus said: “The July Ekiti State governorship election will be the first test for this administration. We know that the APC …

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Ekiti 2018 : Ekiti Will Regain Lost Glory – MOB

Michael Opeyemi Bamidele became a household name in Nigeria as the National President of the National Association of Nigeria (NANS). Having placed his hand on the political plough, he has not looked back. He has served as Senior Special Assistant to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Publicity Secretary of the Alliance …

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Ekiti 2018: Aladejana Joins Gubernatorial Race

THE increasingly crowded field battling to replace Ayodele Fayose as the next governor of Ekiti State, just received a different kind of aspirant. Almost all who have indicated interest in the governor’s seat have been male, now a new female challenger has tossed her hat into the ring. She joins …

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Ekiti 2018 : Ojudu Formally Joins Ekiti Governorship Race

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu has likened his governorship aspiration in Ekiti State to continuation of his community service and commitment to humanity. Ojudu, who will formally declare his aspiration on Friday, in his home town Ado-Ekiti, said the motivation for his …

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Ekiti 2018 Guber: Buhari’s Aide, Ojudu Declares Interest

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, has declared his interest to contest for Ekiti governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He said this in a statement on Monday ahead of his March 9, 2018 formal declaration. Reeling out his manifesto to the …

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Ekiti 2018 : Fayose Visits INEC Office

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Wednesday held a close-door meeting with the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, together with the national commissioners on this year’s governorship poll in his State and the 2019 general elections. Governor Fayose, who fielded questions from journalists …

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Ekiti 2018: APC Leaders Advocate Consensus Candidate

Some chieftains of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Ekiti State have advised the party to adopt a consensus candidate for the July 14 governorship election in order to forestall a crisis during the party’s primaries. About 32 persons have indicated interest the party’s ticket for the election, with others making …

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Ekiti 2018: Woman Joins Ekiti Govornorship Race

A medical doctor, Mojisola Kolade , has joined the race for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State . She declared her intention on Thursday at the state secretariat of party in Ajilosun , Ado Ekiti. She promised that her government would deal with rapists and …

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Ekiti 2018 : Multiple Cracks On Fayose’s Wall

FOLLOWING allegations that Governor Ayodele Fayose is plotting to impose his deputy, Professor Kolapo Olusola, as the candidate of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti state for the September 22 governorship election, the state chapter of the party has been thrown into crisis with dozens of prominent party …

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Ekiti 2018 : My Deputy is the Next Governor – Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday said aggrieved Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirants in Ekiti State were free to leave the party and join the ‘camp of the enemy’ if they were not pleased with the choice of his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, as the preferred candidate. The aggrieved aspirants include …

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Ekiti 2018 : OMM Holds Solidarity Rally for Prof. Kolapo Olusola

The Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, on Monday rallied support for his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, as the countdown to the July 14 governorship election in the state gathers momentum. A socio-politIcal group, the Osokomole Mass Movement (OMM), which is a grassroots organisation mobilising support for the governor, organised …

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Ekiti 2018: APC Promised Much, Delivered Less Says Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, on Monday rallied support for his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, as the countdown to the July 14 governorship election in the state gathers momentum. A socio-politIcal group, the Osokomole Mass Movement (OMM), which is a grassroots organisation mobilising support for the governor, organised …

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