The Convener of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, Mr Clement Nwanko, has described the Ondo governorship election as generally peaceful and smooth.
Nwanko said this during a post election press conference on Sunday in Akure.
He said the situation room for the Ondo election commend the professionalism displayed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the voting process at the polling units.
He acknowledged the participation of all political parties in the election despite media reports of call for postponement by […]
It was gathered that the New Odua People’s Congress (New OPC), Ondo State Chapter has warned the ad-hoc staff of the Independent National Electoral Comission, INEC, and the Federal Government against rigging today’s governorship election in the state.
The group raised concerns over alleged influx of some strangers into the state.
A statement signed by Kunle Famuyiwa, leader of the groupn said his men would not watch the state being robbed by strangers.
The statement reads in full:
Following disturbing developments in our State […]
A former minister of aviation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-Kayode has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, against rigging Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo state.
Fani-Kayode told the electoral umpire that any attempt to rig the Ondo election just like it did in Edo State would be consequential.
The outspoken PDP chieftain while congratulating the PDP candidate, Eyitayo Jegede ahead of the poll, urged the people of the Ondo to come out enmasse and vote for […]
Ondo state governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) of an orchestrated plot to ensure victory in Saturday governorship election for the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Rotimi Akeredolu.
Addressing a gathering of his party supporters in Akure, the Ondo state capital, governor Mimiko enunciated hurdles which he claimed were meant to arm-twist the PDP candidate, Eyitayo Jegede.
Restating his party’s demand for the shift of the poll, governor Mimiko submitted that PDP candidate whose […]
It was gathered that the governorship candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Dr. Oluwadare Bada, has withdrawn from tomorrow’s governorship election in Ondo State.
Bada made this known in a press statement he made available to journalists in Akure through the Director of Media of his Campaign Committee, Mr. Abiodun Oluwarotimi, yesterday.
In the statement, the NNPP candidate who is also an Akure man said he decided to withdraw from the race owing to community pressure from his primary constituency.
Police deploy 26,000 personnel, 3 copters, 20 gunboats, 12 APCs for Ondo State governorship election
According to reports, the Nigeria Police Force said that it would deploy 26,000 personnel, three helicopters, 12 Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) and 20 gunboats for the Nov.26 governorship election in Ondo State.
The Inspector-General of Police (IG), Mr Ibrahim Idris, said this on Tuesday in Akure during a meeting he held with INEC officials and representatives of the political parties in the state.
“Twenty-six thousand police officers will be deployed in the state, and five officers will be at each polling unit […]
A new video graphically detailing how Donald Trump overcame his rival Hillary Clinton on the road to the White House, has emerged.
Donald Trump’s US stunning victory over Hillary Clinton has been reimagined in a new video which is making the rounds on the internet.
The video – titled Maximum Suffrage 2016 – starts by showing some Americans rush to build a wall at the Mexican border before an image of Trump appears alongside the caption: “America already greater as Donald Trump […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed Nigeria’s readiness to work with U.S President-elect, Donald Trump after his shocking victory.
On behalf of the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates President-elect Donald Trump on his victory in the United States presidential election.
President Buhari also congratulates American citizens on the outcome of the election, which was keenly observed by all true lovers of democracy and those who believe in the will of the people.
The President looks forward […]
Donald Trump’s victory at the highly contested U.S Presidential elections has attracted hilarious social media trolls targeted at Democratic Party leaders, Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama.
This is a hilarious meme currently trending online as it paints the picture of Donald Trump’s takeover of the White House after beating Hillary Clinton in a heated presidential election that stunned the world who queued behind the Democrats in staunch confidence.
The controversial Trump was photo-shopped into a policeman alongside his party mate and […]
According to reports, the Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has alleged that the State Governor, Nyesom Wike held a secret meeting with one of the Supreme Court Justices recently arrested by security agencies with the aim of perverting justice in his governorship election case.
Recall that some judges were recently arrested by security agencies over alleged corruption across the country.
Chairman of the River State APC, David Ikyanya in a statement claimed that the meeting between Wike and […]
Revered man of God and founder of The Synagogue Church Of All Nations, TB Joshua has left a shocking prediction of who will win the US Presidential election.
Prophet T B Joshua has predicted who will win US Presidential election between Republican candidate, Donald Trump and Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton which will hold on Tuesday November 8th 2016.
The man of God made the disclosure while speaking to a packed congregation at The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) on Sunday 6th […]