Osun Governorship Election: Back To The Trenches

By Ebun-olu Adegboruwa Esq. The Governorship election of Osun State has opened up the weakness of our electoral system. It is a signal of what to expect in States like Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Taraba, etc, which are regarded as battle grounds for the ruling APC and the opposition PDP. My comments herein are based […]

Buhari

Osun Election: Fire Will Soon Consume Buhari, Tinubu, APC –Fani-Kayode

Tayo Olanipekun “Buhari, Tinubu, Oshiomole, Aregbesola and their APC are playing with fire and that fire will soon consumme them,” a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP),Femi Fani-Kayode has declared. Fani-Kayode,in a statement on Thursday,made the declaration following the outcome of the re-run election in Osun State. According to him,there was no re-run election in […]

‘Coup’, Not Election Ongoing In Osun – Adeleke

The Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, SenatorAdemola Adeleke, has described the ongoing rerun election in seven units in the state as a ‘coup ‘. Adeleke, who spoke with our correspondent on the telephone, said that supporters of the PDP were being denied access to ballot papers in the governorship rerun […]

Osun Election:EU, U.K., U.S. Call For Calm During Re-run

Tayo Olanipekun The Missions of the European Union (EU), the United Kingdom (U.K.) and the United States (U.S.) to Nigeria have urged electorates in the upcoming re-run of the governorship election in Osun State to remain peaceful during the exercise. In a joint statement issued by the three Missions on Tuesday through the U.S. Embassy […]

Adeleke’s Police Invitation: Peter Obi Carpets FG, Police

Folake Sokoya Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has condemned actions of the Nigerian Police Force over the invitation extended to the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Osun State election, Senator Ademola Adeleke on allegations of forgery, saying the Police can not been sincere. According to him, the police […]

INEC

Osun 2018: ADP Accuses APC,INEC Of Plot To Rig Poll For Oyetola

Tayo Olanipekun Candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Alhaji Moshood Olalekan Adeoti, has alleged that plans are now afoot to rig the September 22 Osun State governorship poll in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola. In a statement made available to the media on Wednesday by the Director of […]