• Ondo Election: Party agents trade blame as Jegede says he is studying election outcome

    Ondo Election: Party agents trade blame as Jegede says he is studying election outcome

    Peoples Democratic Party, PDP agent, Ayo Fadaka, has claimed that INEC was too hasty in conducting Saturday’s election in Ondo,  noting that the election was conducted in less than 48 hours after Jegede was declared the PDP candidate by the courts.

    Fadaka  also alleged that “some individuals were used to truncate the future of the people of Ondo by teaming up to work against their common interest. He accused  INEC of collaborating  with “the Judiciary to deprive the good people of […]

  • Ondo poll outcome will shock politicians – Primate Ayodele

    Ondo poll outcome will shock politicians – Primate Ayodele

    According to reports, the founder of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Lagos, Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, has said that Nigerians should not have been shocked by the Gestapo style crackdown on justices of the Supreme Court and judges of the Federal High Court and some state High Courts by the Department of State Services, DSS, as what happened was foretold.

    He also said that the outcome of the forthcoming governorship election in Ondo State would demonstrate the resolute will of the people […]

  • Edo guber: Postponement will not affect election outcome – INEC assures

    Edo guber: Postponement will not affect election outcome – INEC assures

    It was gathered that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said that the postponement of the state governorship election to Sept. 28 would not negatively affect the outcome of the poll.

    Mr Sam Olumekun, INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner(REC) in Edo, said this at the commission’s organised Stakeholders’ meeting on the election on Thursday in Benin.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that INEC postponed the governorship election from Sept. 10 to Sept. 28 following security advice from the Police […]

  • Nigeria to benefit from G20 Summit’s outcome – China

    Nigeria to benefit from G20 Summit’s outcome – China

    The Government of the People’s Republic of China has said that Nigeria, as the biggest economy in Africa, would benefit from agreements reached at the just-concluded G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China.

    China’s new Consul-General in Lagos, Chao Kiaoliang, made the remark while briefing journalists in Lagos on the summit’s purpose and expected outcomes for the developing countries.

    Kiaoliang said the Chinese Government decided to host this year’s G20 Summit because of its growing interest in offering assistance and sharing experiences with developing […]