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Ekiti 2018 : We’ll reclaim our mandate – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor, Peter Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, assured members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state that the mandate given to his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola Eleka will be reclaimed through the Tribunal. Fayose, who accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of stealing the people’s mandate from …

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Ekiti 2018: We are waiting for Fayemi — PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday described Dr Kayode Fayemi’s resignation from President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet as nothing strange. Kayode Fayemi- Kolapo Olusola Speaking with Vanguard in Ado-Ekiti yesterday the Director-General Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation, Hon Bisi Kolawole said “it was expected that he would resign, and if he has …

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Ekiti 2018 – Jonathan Warns Buhari – SEE WHY

Former President of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan , has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against deploying Federal might to subvert the will of the people in the July 14 governorship election in favour of his party, the All Progressives Congress(APC). Jonathan said the will of the people must be allowed to …

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Ekiti 2018 – REC Appoints Tu Face as Campaign Peace Ambassador

The Ekiti State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof. Abdul Ganiyu Raji, has warned youths in the state against violence and vote buying during the forthcoming election. Raji spoke on Tuesday at a Voter Education Retreat where music superstar, Innocent Idibia, a.k.a. 2Face was commissioned as ‘Campaign Peace Ambassador’. The parley …

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Ekiti 2018: I Have Not Joined APC – Adeyeye

Former People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has denied news on the social media that he has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adeyeye, former Minister of State for Works, quit the PDP two weeks ago on the heels of the governorship primary won …

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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 PDP

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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