• Lagos bye-election: APC crunches PDP

    Lagos bye-election: APC crunches PDP

    The All Progressives Congress candidate of Lagos state bye election  Akinwunmi Nurudeen Olaitan has been declared winner. He emerged as the winner by  defeating his opponents of the Ifako-Ijaiye Federal Constituency in Lagos State. The returning officer of the election, Prof. Clement Aghatise, made the declaration at the Independent National Electoral Commission’s office in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area, minutes before midnight.

    Declaring the winner, Aghatise said, Olaitan polled 7,640 votes to defeat his closest rival, Babatope Akinyele, the candidate of Peoples […]

  • INEC releases names of candidates for Lagos bye-election

    INEC releases names of candidates for Lagos bye-election

    It was gathered that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released names of candidates and political parties participating in the December 3 bye-election into Ifako-Ijaiye Federal Constituency of Lagos State.

    The participating candidates and political parties were released by the national headquarters of INEC in Abuja on Tuesday.

    They are Yusuf Olawale Fatai (Action Alliance, AA); Adebayo Michael Akanbi (Alliance for Democracy, AD); Olugbenga Olusegun Owolabi (Advanced Democratic Congress, ADC); Akinwunmi Nurudeen Olaitan (All Progressives Congress, APC); Babatunde Babatope Akinyele (Peoples […]

  • APC’s Tasi’u Ibrahim wins Kano assembly bye-election

    APC’s Tasi’u Ibrahim wins Kano assembly bye-election

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kano State has declared Alhaji Tasi’u Ibrahim of the All Progressives Congress as the winner of the state House of Assembly by-election in Minjibir.

    Announcing the result in Minjibir, the returning Officer, Prof Abu Mohammed, said the APC candidate, emerged winner by scoring 21, 970 votes to defeat the 14 other contestants.

    According to him, Alhaji Auwalu Ubale of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) came second with 1, 238 votes.

    He commended political party leaders and […]