Ekiti 2022: Oni, Eleka disagree over zoning of governorship to south
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Chief Segun Oni and former Deputy Governor of the State, Professor Kolapo Olusola Eleka have disagreed on the desirability of zoning the governorship
Ekiti 2022: South renews quest for governorship seat
In the 22 years of democratic history of Ekiti State, the northern and central senatorial have bestrode the political landscape and dominated the political space to the exclusion of southern senatorial district.
We didn’t lose in 2018, we were intimidated, says Eleka
Professor Kolapo Olusola Eleka was deputy governor to former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2018 governorship election. In an interview with journalists, Eleka spoke on various issues, including his relationship with his former boss and his thought on 2022. AYODELE AFOLABI reports.
Supreme court upholds Fayemi’s electoral victory
The Supreme Court yesterday dismissed an appeal filed by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) gubernatorial candidate in Ekiti State, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, challenging the election of Governor Kayode Fayemi.
Fayemi to Eleka: You are free to challenge my victory in Supreme Court,
Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on Friday declared that he never regarded the defeated governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic party, Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka as an enemy. Rather, he said the major opposition party was free to challenge his victory at any stage of the court, and make useful suggestions for smooth running of…
PDP decries unfair access to Ekiti State election materials
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate, Kolapo Olusola Eleka, have accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti State of not co-operating fully with them on the need to have a fair access to electoral...
Akpabio’s defection boosting Emmanuel’s home support
What will play out in next year’s gubernatorial election in Akwa Ibom State is nothing short of a possible ‘battle of ego and a must win’ between Governor Udom Emmanuel and his predecessor and benefactor, Senator Godswill Akpabio.
Between free meals and hunger for learning
For the umpteenth time, the rumbling in her stomach did not go unnoticed by her classmates. Ashamed, she hid her face on her rickety desk and burst into tears.
AP members supporting Olusola out to dupe Fayose, Aluko alleges
Governorship candidate of the Accord Party (AP), Abiodun Aluko, has declared that his party members, who are supporting Kolapo Olusola Eleka, were out to dupe Governor Ayodele Fayose.
No worries, God’s might is with us, says Eleka
Our administration would embark on what we call SHIELD, which is a continuity agenda that is designed to improve on what we have on ground, and make it better. S stands for security, sustainable man development and social welfare; H is for healthcare; I -stands for infrastructural and industrial development....