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Ojudu Withdraws from Ekiti Governorship Race

The Special Adviser on Politics to President Muhammadu Buhari , Senator Babafemi Ojudu , has withdrawn from the Ekiti governorship race . He announced his withdrawal at a press briefing in Ado Ekiti on Thursday . Ojudu said he withdrew from the race in the interest of the party due …

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Group Backs Bamidele’s Ekiti Gov Ambition

A group , Ekiti Professionals in Politics , has endorsed the aspiration of Opeyemi Bamidele to fly the flag of the All Progressives Congress in the July 14 governorship election. The group in a statement on Sunday called on the party delegates to give the former Lagos State Commissioner for …

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Fayemi’s Ambition Alters Ekiti’s Political Equation


Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi’s, recent declaration of interest for governorship of Ekiti State, writes Victor Ogunje, has changed the political equation in the state. After several months of guessing and political permutations, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, recently hinted at …

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Ekiti Residents Welcome, Declare ADP Party of Hope

Thousands of Ekiti residents have welcomed and declared the Action Democratic Party (ADP) Ekiti State Chapter as the only party of hope. The people made the declaration when the party opened its chapter in the state. Speaking to newsmen in Ado Ekiti, the state capital, Mr Eniola Olufemi, the State …

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What I’ll Do to Fayose – Senator Ojudu

Senator Babafemi Ojudu has vowed to chase Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti out of the State when he becomes governor. Ojudu, a Special Adviser on Political Matters to President Muhammadu Buhari, recently declared his intention to run for the governorship of Ekiti State. The ex-lawmaker, while speaking with Daily Sun, …

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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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Bamidele: Don’t See Ekiti APC Primary as Warfare

Former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Opeyemi Bamidele, has warned aspirants jostling for the Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket against perceiving the primary as a do-or-die contest. He said he is contesting for governor, because of his passion for his people, adding he has the requisite …

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Adeyeye Kicks Against Ekiti Govt’s Move To Stop Media Coverage Of Declaration

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship in Ekiti State, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has accused the state government of ordering some television stations not to cover his public declaration scheduled for today (Wednesday). The affected stations which are on government retainer-ship include Africa Independent Television (AIT), Channels Television, Silverbird Television (STV), Murrhi …

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