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Akeredolu is a dictator, Ondo deserves better –Ademujimi

Dr. Kola Ademujimi was the Chief of Staff to ex-Governor Olusegun Mimiko, and now the Director-General of the Agoola/Gboye Governorship Campaign Organisation. He spoke with ADEWALE MOMOH on the readiness of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) for the poll. Excerpts… How prepared is ZLP for Ondo governorship election? We are very ready. We are the party […]

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Ondo guber: ZLP, Mimiko, no match for APC, Akeredolu –Olabimtan

Hon. Victor Adekanye Olabimtan is the Special Adviser to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Political Matters and Strategy as well as the Director-General of the Aketi/Ayedatiwa 2020 Campaign Organisation. In this chat with ADEWALE MOMOH, he spoke on the preparedness of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the October 10 governorship election. Excerpts… […]

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Senatorial bye-election: Diri tasks INEC, security agencies on fairness

Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, on Friday, charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies to build on the gains of the Edo poll by ensuring that the will of the people of Bayelsa Central prevailed over those of godfathers in the forthcoming Bayelsa Senatorial bye election. Inaugurating the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) […]

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu cautions Wike over poll.

*Rigging, not part of our plans – APC Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has urged his Rivers State counterpart, Nyesom Wike to exercise some restraints over what he described as spurious allegations ahead of the October 10 governorship election. According to Akeredolu, who spoke through his Commissioner for Information, Donald Ojogo, the scheme by […]

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APC nullifies Fayemi, Ojudu, others suspension in Ekiti

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has nullified the suspension of the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Political Adviser to the President, Senator Babafemi Ojudu and others suspended by different factions of the party in the state. A faction of APC in Ekiti State that identified itself as the authentic members of the party […]

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Guber race: I’ll dislodge Makinde, PDP in 2023, vows Adelabu at 50

  Sola Adeyemo, Ibadan The gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 election in Oyo State, Oloye Bayo Adelabu, on Thursday expressed confidence that his party will defeat the incumbent, Govermor Seyi Makinde and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the 2023 election in the state. Adelabu stated this at a […]

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Edo: How Obaseki demystified Oshiomhole

CAJETAN MMUTA reports on the intrigues that led to the victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki and defeat of acclaimed political godfathers during last weekend’s governorship election in Edo State The much talked about September 19 governorship election in Edo State has come and gone and the cold breeze and shivers of threat of violence that […]

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APC, PDP have failed Nigerians – Evo

Chief Udume Samuel Evo is the Assistant National Organising Secretary of Advanced Democratic Congress (ADC) and South- East Zonal Organizing Secretary of the party. In this interview with UCHENNA INYA, he boasts that ADC will wrest power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in its controlled states […]

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Momoh: Nigeria’s problems would’ve been worse without Buhari

A former Minister of Information and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Tony Momoh, in this interview, speaks on 60 years of Nigeria’s independence and calls for restructuring, among other issues. FELIX NWANERI reports Nigeria will be 60 years on October 1, how far do you think she has come as a […]

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Please vote for me, Ebebi begs Ekeremor/Sagbama people

Peremobowei Ebebi, the Bayelsa West Senatorial candidate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress and a former deputy governor of Bayelsa State has pleaded with the people of Ekeremor and Sagbama to vote for him in the forthcoming Senatorial election maintaining that if voted in, he was going to complete the Ekeremor/Sagbama road abandoned […]