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2019 Election: Afenifere leader dares Buhari, says arrest me if you can, I still won’t recognise your victory

A leader of Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has maintained that he would not recognise President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the February 2019 Presidential Election. Adebanjo, reacting to a call by the National Democratic Front (NDF) that he should be arrested for treason, said he stands by his earlier statement Read more

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Supplementary Poll: Ganduje leads in Kano

Results gathered so far from polling units in 18 local government areas where supplementary elections were held Saturday, incumbent Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has succeeded in reducing the 26,655 vote difference between him and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Abba Kabir-Yusuf. Ganduje appeared set to overtake Kabir-Yusuf following the Read more

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Gov Poll: INEC declares Adamawa election inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission says the Adamawa Governorship election is inconclusive and a new date for the rerun would be announced. The Returning Officer.Prof. Andrew Haruna, confirmed the development at the governorship election collation centre in Yola on Monday. Haruna said the number of cancellations was higher than the margin of lead votes between Read more

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Kwara finally free from political bondage says Governor-elect

Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Kwara State’s governor-elect on Sunday said, with his victory, the people of the state had broken the yoke of political subjugation and socioeconomic stagnation. He dedicated his victory to the glory of God and to all the people of the state. Abdulrazak, in his acceptance speech, said: Read more

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Gov Poll: PDP’s Seyi Makinde defeat APC in Oyo with wide margin

Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Seyi Makinde has emerged winner of the Oyo state gubernatorial election. From the result announced, Makinde polled 515,621 votes to defeat Adebayo Adelabu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who polled 357,982 votes. The results of all the 33 local government areas of the state were announced at Read more

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INEC formally declares APC’s Dapo Abiodun as Ogun governor-elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Prince Dapo Abiodun, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun state, as the winner of the governorship election. He polled 241,670 votes to defeat outgoing governor Ibikunle Amosun’s candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM), Adekunle Akinlade, who secured 222,153, leaving a margin of 19,517 Read more

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INEC formerly declares Sanwo-Olu winner of Lagos governorship election

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been officially declared the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Lagos State. Sanwo-Olu who polled a total of 739,445 votes out of a total of 977,476 votes was announced winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party Read more

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Oyo Gov Poll: PDP leads APC with massive 140,000 votes in 32 LGAs

Results announced from 32 local government areas (LGAs) in Oyo state show that Seyi Makinde, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is leading Adebayo Adelabu of the All Progressive Congress (APC). The PDP candidate is currently winning after he garnered 481,176 votes from results released for the local government areas while Adelabu, his major Read more