Gboyega Oyetola wins 2018 Osun APC Governorship Primaries

Mr. Gboyega Oyetola has won the Governorship Primaries of the All Progressive Congress in Osun State. By getting the ticket of the ruling party, Gboyega Oyetola will be the party’s flagbearer in the September 22 governorship election. The APC flagbearer, who is also the cousin of the National Leader of the ruling party, Bola Tinubu, came […]

Okonjo-Iweala indicts APC National Chairman, Oshiomhole, others in latest book

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in her latest book, “Fighting Corruption Is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines,” has indicted the APC National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole and several others. Others indicted include former Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi, and Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, as the most strongest voices that discouraged the regime of former President Goodluck […]

Fayose vs EFCC: He is not afraid of prosecution, spokesman

It’s likely to be Fayose vs EFCC immediately he hands over power October, 2018. Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State is not afraid of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), his spokesman Lere Olayinka has said. “The governor will hand over when the day comes in October,” Mr Olayinka said. “And if it is necessary […]

Obasanjo, Ambode congratulate Fayemi

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode have congratulated Ekiti State Governor-elect Dr. Kayode Fayemi over his election victory at the July 14 Governorship Election. Earlier, President Mugammadu Buhari sent a congratulatory message to the governor-elect. Obasanjo’s congratulatory message is contained in a letter dated Sunday 15th July 2018, personally signed by […]

I’m back to restore Ekiti values, joyous Governor-elect Fayemi says

Joyous Governor-elect Fayemi has described his Ekiti 2018 Governorship election victory as one “ for reclaiming the land and restoring Ekiti values.” Fayemi spoke on Sunday shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced him as the winner of  the Saturday’s election. According to INEC, Kayode Fayemi of APC defeated his STRONGEST rival Prof. […]

Buhari congratulates Fayemi on Ekiti 2018 Election victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi on his Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election victory. According to INEC, Kayode Fayemi defeated his STRONGEST rival Prof. Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 12 out of 16 Local Government Areas in the state, polling 197,459 while Olusola scored 178,114 votes. Fayemi was Buhari’s former Minister […]

NBC shuts down Ekiti Broadcast Service for announcing unathorised Election result

Broadcasting regulatory body in Nigeria has announced the indefinite closure of the Ekiti Broadcast Service for breaching broadcasting code. National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, made the announcement Saturday night through its Director of Broadcast Monitoring, Armstrong Idachaba. NBC said the radio and television stations under the umbrella of Ekiti Broadcast Service breached the Electoral Act and Broadcasting Code […]

Ekiti 2018 Election Result: Disregard Social Media Results, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on Nigerians to disregard social media result, which isn’t an official one from the electoral body. In a statement signed by the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election, Prof. AbdulGaniy Raji, INEC said it is the only recongised body to release an election result. It […]

Olusola Eleka wins own polling unit at Ekiti 2018 Election

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election, Prof. Kolapo Olusola Eleka has been declared the winner in his polling unit Unit 007 Ward 2, Okeruku, in Ikere Ekiti. Olusola Eleka polled 452 votes, while All Progressive Congress candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, scored 105. Other results are as follow: DPC […]

Kayode Fayemi wins own polling unit at Ekiti 2018 Election

Flagbearer of All Progressives Congress in the Ekiti State Governorship Election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has been declared the winner in his polling unit of Isan Ward 11 Unit 9. Kayode Fayemi earlier today cast his vote, while his wife had challenges voting as INEC card reader couldn’t recognise her card. The results, as released by […]

VIDEO: Fayemi casts his vote at Isan as Ekiti Decides

The Governorship candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the ongoing election in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has voted at his polling unit at Isan at ward 11 unit 09. Kayode Fayemi, the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the election cast his vote successfully at 10.23am, but INEC card reader couldn’t read Mrs. Bisi […]

Ekiti 2018 Photo News: Voters at Various Polling Units

As the people of Ekiti State go to polls today to elect a new governor who will govern them for the next four years, here are some of the photos of electorates at various polling units in the State. At Ilejemeje Local Government Area reports say voters were peaceful as they queue to be accredited […]

Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election: INEC Emergency Numbers

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has released official emergency phone numbers to call to report directly to the electoral body. Earlier the voter’s card of Mrs Bisi Fayemi was rejected by the INEC card reader. In case of emergency, you can call any of the following INEC Emergency Numbers 0700-2255-4632 09050858629, 09050858675, 09050858649, 08180958715, 08180958717, […]

APC National Convention secretary Uwajumogu resigns

All Progressive Congress (APC) National Convention Committee secretary , Senator Ben Uwajumogu , has resigned his appointment. He said his resignation was to enable him attend the graduation ceremony on June 23 of his two children who are in schools in England. APC National Convention has been fixed for June 23, where new party excos […]

2018 Democracy Day Speech by President Buhari (FULL TEXT)

The 2018 democracy day speech by President Muhammadu Buhari marks the celebration of his third year in office and 19th celebration of democratic rule in Nigeria. On a national broadcast today, Tuesday, May 29, 2018, Mr. President addressed Nigerians on the issue of security, and other economic issues affecting the generality of Nigerians. Read the full […]

Buhari’s 2018 Democracy Day Speech live tomorrow

President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 Democracy Day speech will be live on  national Tvs and radios  on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, as part of the celebration of 19 years of democratic rule in Nigeria. Nigeria adopted May 29 as Democracy Day celebration. It has become a tradition for Nigerian president to address the nation on the […]

newPDP meets Buhari today

The major voices in newPDP will be holding meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari today (May 28) to discuss their future in the All Progressive Congress (APC) The newPDP was formed after an internal crisis rocked Peoples Democratic Party before the 2015 General Elections. Members of the newPDP include Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor Aminu Tambuwa […]

I will not insult Buhari because I’m in PDP– David Umahi

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi has said he’d not insult President Muhammadu Buhari “ because I’m in opposition party.” David Umahi is one of the governors who won under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), a party known to be the only major opposition to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). Since Buhari’s APC defeated PDP […]