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Ekiti in diaspora beg Oni to withdraw suit against Fayemi

A group, Ekiti Coalition for Change in the diaspora has appealed to former Governor Segun Oni to discontinue the suit filed by former Governor Segun Oni against the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress(APC), Dr Kayode Fayemi over his eligibility to partake in the May 12 primary of the party. …

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Ekiti Guber: Ex-Gov Explains Why He Sued Fayemi

In what appears like a major crisis in the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State, the campaign organisation of Chief Segun Oni, one of the governorship aspirants who came second in the party’s primary, has explained its controversial court case against the …

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Ekiti Primary: Oni Threatens to dump APC

The first runner – up in the Saturday All Progressives Congress primary in Ekiti State , Segun Oni , has threatened to leave the party if he is not treated with respect . He also demanded that his supporters must be respected and not victimised by the winner of the …

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Ekiti 2018: I Will Not Defect to SDP Even If — Oni

Engr. Segun Oni has dismissed claims that he would defect to the Social Democratic Party, SDP if he loses out in the forthcoming party primary. In an interview with Vanguard, Oni the penultimate governor of the state said:“That is not true. That is the story they have been carrying about. …

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Ekiti APC Aspirants, NWC Disagree Over Shadow Poll

Unless either of the parties backs down, a showdown is imminent between the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and 27 governorship aspirants in Ekiti State. The aspirants are demanding the sacking of the Tanko Al-Makura-led primary election panel, claiming that it was “compromised”. They are …

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Ekiti 2019: Can Tinubu, Leaders, Save APC?

Nearly four years after Dr. Kayode Fayemi was defeated in the 2014 governorship election he is back on the turf and has become the aspirant to beat in the APC governorship primaries due this weekend. He entered into the last election with a divided house after a significant proportion of …

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May Day: Oni Laments Salary Arrears Owed Ekiti Workers

A leading governorship aspirant in the May 5 primary of the All Progressives Congress,APC, in Ekiti State, Chief Olusegun Oni, has said that he is not happy about the huge arrears of salaries, gratuities and pensions being piled up monthly in the state. Oni, in a statement on Sunday signed …

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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 APC Primary: When Old Foes Spar

THIS is not the first time Engineer Segun Oni and Dr Kayode Fayemi would be sparring on the same turf. This time, though with a little difference, both are not operating from opposing camps. The governorship election in Ekiti State between the two, which promises to be another epic battle, …

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APC Will Unseat PDP in Ekiti by 2018 – Segun Oni

A former governor of Ekiti State, Engineer Segun Oni, yesterday, said that All Progressives Congress (APC) has “tremendous’’ goodwill in Ekiti to win the July 14 governorship election in the state. He said this in Abuja while speaking with journalists at the APC National Headquarters after picking the Expression of …

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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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I Will Not Fail Ekiti People – Segun Oni

The Director-General of Segun Oni Campaign Organisation (SOCO), Dr. Ifeoluwa Arowosoge has assured the Ekiti electorate that former Governor, Chief Segun Oni would deliver all his campaign promises to the people if given the opportunity to serve again. This is contained in a statement signed by the media aide to …

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Segun Oni has no Case to Answer – Ekiti Assembly

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The Ekiti State House of Assembly has said the former Ekiti State Governor, Segun Oni, is not being probed over any allegation of mismanagement of public funds while he presided over the state. The lawmakers added that the query about Oni, submitted by its Public Accounts Committee as part of …

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Ekiti 2018: Segun Oni Begins Campaign

Oni campaign train visits Elders forum, says he owes PDP nothing to pay back The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Ekiti State governorship aspirant, Chief Segun Oni, has said that he was not owning the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) anything to pay back, to …

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Segun Oni Joins Ekiti 2018 Governorship Race

A former governor of Ekiti State and the current national deputy chairman (South) of the ruling All Progressives Party (APC), Chief Segun Oni, has boasted of defeating Governor Ayodele Fayose or any of his cronies if he wins the ticket of the APC for the 2018 governorship election. Speaking at …

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Don’t Mind Fayose, He is a Comedian – Segun Oni Speaks

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Former Ekiti State Governor Segun Oni has accused Governor Ayo Fayose of raising false alarm over allegations that he (Oni) is part of a plot to compromise the Judiciary to sack the governor from office. Oni, who is the Deputy National Chairman (South) of All Progressives Congress (APC), described Fayose …

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Personality of the Week : Engnr. Segun oni

Olusegun Oni was born at Ifaki, Ekiti State on 5 September 1954. He attended the Methodist Secondary Modern School, Ifaki Ekiti (1965–1968) and Wesley College, Ibadan (1969–1971). He took a post at the Community Secondary Modern School, Ido Ekiti, from January 1972 to July 1973, then moved to Ayetoro-Iloro High …

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OUTSIDE EKITI! You Elected Us To Do The Impossible – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Deputy National Chairman, South, Segun Oni, on Tuesday, urged Nigerians to be patient, saying the party was elected to do the impossible but it will do its best. Addressing journalists at the party’s secretariat in Abuja, Oni‎ argued that the economic difficulties currently being experienced …

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Ekiti Group wants Segun Oni to Take Over as Ekiti Governor

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The Nigeria Progressive Vanguard (NPV), a socio-economic group based in Ekiti state, is putting pressure on a former governor of Ekiti and current national deputy chairman (south) of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Engr Segun Oni, to help rescue the state by contesting in its forthcoming election. The group said it …

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Segun Oni and Fayemi May Make Buhari’s Cabinet

Segun Oni and Fayemi May Make Buhari’s Cabinet Immediate past governors of Lagos and Rivers states, Mr. Babatunde Fashola and Mr. Rotimi Amaechi respectively; a former governor of Ekiti State, Engineer Segun Oni and Education minister in the Obasanjo government, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, may be among the ministerial nominees being …

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