• Faleke denies knowledge of APC reconciliation in Kogi

    Faleke denies knowledge of APC reconciliation in Kogi

    James Faleke, deputy governorship candidate in the November 21, 2015, election in Kogi state, has said he never reconciled with the leadership of the state, adding that there could be no reconciliation without justice.

    He spoke in Ogonicha, Ofu Local Government, at the one-year remembrance for the late governorship candidate, Prince Abubakar Audu, as he dashed hopes of reconciliation in the Kogi State All Progressives Congress (APC).

    According to him, the logjam in the Kogi APC cannot be easily resolved considering the manner the […]

  • How gunmen attempted to assassinate me on Lokoja-Abuja highway – Faleke

    How gunmen attempted to assassinate me on Lokoja-Abuja highway – Faleke

    Former running mate to the deceased All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Kogi State, Prince Abubakar Audu, James Faleke has claimed that some gunmen attempted to assassinate him.

    Faleke, currently a member of the House of Representatives alleged that the assassination attempt occurred along the Lokoja-Abuja highway at about 7 p.m on November 6.

    A statement by the Director of Media and Publicity of the Audu/Faleke Political Organisation, Duro Meseko on Friday, said the gunmen shot severally at Faleke’s vehicle but […]

  • ‎Kogi: Supreme Court gives reasons for dismissing Faleke, Wada’s appeals

    ‎Kogi: Supreme Court gives reasons for dismissing Faleke, Wada’s appeals

    According to reports, the Supreme Court on Friday said it dismissed the appeal of James Faleke of the All Progressive Congress (APC) on Kogi governorship elections because the reliefs sought were “aberration, not known to law’’

    The court, while giving reasons for its decisions of Sept. 20 on the elections also said that the respective appeal by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Idris Wada failed because it was “frivolous’’.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the apex […]

  • Faleke group condemns arrest of ex-gov Audu’s son

    Faleke group condemns arrest of ex-gov Audu’s son

    The Audu/Faleke Political Organisation has condemned the arrest and detention of Mohamned Audu, son of the late former governor of Kogi State, Abubakar Audu.

    In a statement by its spokesperson, Duro, Meseko, on Friday the group described the arrest as a provocative act of executive lawlessness.

    “The arrest and subsequent arraignment on armed robbery charges was aimed at justifying a predetermined goal of creating an atmosphere of insecurity in the state with the Supreme Court judgment approaching,” the group said.

    Mohammed, the eldest […]