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You Can’t Recount Ballot Papers, Tribunal Dismisses Adelabu, APC’s Application

The Oyo state governorship Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed an application filed by Mr Adebayo Adelabu, governorship candidate of the APC to recount all the ballot papers used in the March 9 election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Adelabu and his party are challenging the declaration of Seyi Makinde, governorship candidate of PDP, by INEC has the ...

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PDP Reviews Strategies, Insists On Frustrating Lawan, Gbajabiamila

Whips up anti-Tinubu sentiment S’East group supports Gbajabiamila Gboyega Akinsanmi in Lagos and Benjamin Nworie in Abakaliki The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reviewed its strategies to frustrate the emergence of the Senate Leader, Senator Ahmed Lawan and his House of Representatives counterpart, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila respectively as the Senate President and Speaker of the House in the ninth National ...

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Ogunlewe Dumps PDP, Joins APC

A chieftain of the PDP, Sen. Adeseye Ogunlewe, said on Friday that he was set to dump the opposition party for the ruling APC. Ogunlewe, a former Minister of Works, confirmed the development in an interview with a political correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. He was reacting to the recent defection of his son, Moyosore ...

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Fani-Kayode Admits Praising Buhari, Denies Dumping PDP

Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, ex-minister of state for defence and critic of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), agreed praising President Muhammadu Buhari but has denied dumping opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He said that the reports that he had joined APC are false. In tweet on Friday, he said the reports are “vile mendacities and perfidious falsehood’’. He said that it ...

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We’ve No Candidate For Ministerial Slot, Says Oyo APC

THE Oyo State All Progressives Congress (APC) has faulted speculations in the media that it was nominating the next ministerial candidate for the new cabinet expected to be put in place by President Muhammadu Buhari after his second term inauguration on May 29. There have been sustained rumours of alleged backing of a particular individual by the leadership of the ...

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Falsehood:Tambuwal Threatens To Take Legal Action Against APC Leaders

Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state, says his government will take legal actions against the All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders “spreading falsehood” in the state. Tambuwal gave the warning in a series of tweets on Monday. However, he did not mention names of the APC leaders. The governor said their activities, if left unchecked, would undermine the peace the state ...

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PDP Uncovers APC’s Fresh Plots To Smear Sen. Adeleke

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alerts Nigerians of fresh plots by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who are now weaving a new set of fabrications and allegations, to discredit and smear Osun State Governor-Elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke. Having failed in their project to brand Senator Adeleke’s School Certificate as fake, APC leaders, including those operating from Lagos state, ...

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PDP Blasts Oshiomhole On Committees’ Chairmanship Remark

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has taken a swipe at the national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole over a statement he allegedly made that the party will not share chairmanship of House of Representatives and Senate’ Committees with opposition parties in the 9th Assembly, saying the former labour union leader lacks understanding of the ...

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APC Rules Gbajabiamila Out Of Speakership Position, Reveals Further Decision

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has ruled out chances of Femi Gbajabiamila in becoming the next Speaker of the House of Representative as the party had excluded the Northwest and Southwest from the zoning of the Senate President and House Speaker as well as their deputies. Addressing newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, the party’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, ...

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Adebayo Shittu Is A Serial Betrayal And Dictator, Says APC

The All Progressive Congress, Oyo state chapter has described the Minister of Communication, Mr Adebayo Shittu as a serial betrayal, dictator and failed politician. The party in reaction to the Ministers remarks that the aggrieved members of the party under the aegis of Unity Forum that joined the African Democratic Congress (ADC) as a fallout of the APC state congress ...

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