Alliance for Democracy
It’s difficult to restructure Nigeria now, says AD Chieftain
Founding national secretary of Alliance for Democracy (AD), Dr. Udenta Udenta, has stated that Nigeria cannot be restructured under the current political atmosphere.
Salis, AD express confidence in judiciary to give justice
Lagos State governorship candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the 2019 election, Chief Owolabi Salis, has expressed belief in the judicial system, adding that the truth cannot be suppressed.
Tribunal resumes hearing of AD, LP petitions against Sanwo-Olu
The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has resumed hearing of two petitions filed by Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis, and his Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Ifagbemi Awamaridi.
Tribunal dismisses AD, LP’s petition challenging Sanwo-Olu’s victory
An Ikeja Election Petitions Tribunal on Monday dismissed a petition filed by the Alliance for Democracy (AD) and the Labour Party (LP), challenging the victory of Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governorship election was held on March 9 this year. The Chairman of the tribunal, Justice T. T.…
Lagos deputy governor-elect loses father
The Lagos State Deputy Governor-elect, Dr Obafemi Hamzat has lost his father, Oba Mufutau Olatunji Hamzat. He was until his death on Sunday the traditional ruler of Afowowa Kingdom in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. He was aged 86. According to a family source who pleaded anonymity, his remains would be buried on…
Lagos AD alleges guber polls irregularities, rejects result, heads to court
Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos has rejected the result of last Saturday’s election declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in which All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, emerged as winner. But the AD’s governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis, alleged that the exercise was marred by irregularities, intimidation, double voting and collation…
‘How AD will win Lagos guber race’
Defeat is not an option for Lagos State chapter of Alliance for Democracy (AD). The gubernatorial candidate of the party, Chief Owolabi Salis, maintains that if there was any time for AD to bounce back, it would be in the forthcoming governorship and state Assembly elections. Salis told The Guardian that his party would inflict…
My contest is pro-people, to dislodge the powers that-be in Lagos, says Salis
Lagos State governorship candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD), Chief Owolabi Salis, has described Lagos State governorship election as one between the powers that-be in the state and the people. Salis made the statement in Ifako-Ijaye, when he met members of Cherubim and Seraphim Church. He said the man being backed by the powers that-be…
AD candidate faults APC TraderMoni scheme
Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate for Lagos State, Mr. Owolabi Salis, has described the TraderMoni scheme of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as fraud. Addressing newsmen in Lagos yesterday, Salis said that the only way the APC candidate, Jide Sanwo-Olu, could win the next governorship election is manipulation by the Independent National Electoral Commission…
Oyo AD picks Alao as parallel candidates emerge in Cross River APC
Governorship aspirant of the Oyo State Alliance for Democracy (AD), Oyedele Hakeem Alao, has emerged the party’s candidate for the 2019 elections. In the party’s primaries held in Ibadan, Alao was unanimously elected after his rival failed show up for the election. Addressing newsmen after the primaries, Alao thanked the delegates, party leaders and members…
Ambode has not done much to bridge gap between rich and poor, says Salis
The Alliance for Democracy (AD) governorship candidate in Lagos State, High Chief Owolabi Salis, said bridging the gap between the poor and the rich in the health, education and housing sectors is the tool to measure how truly a government has performed.