PDP, Wada beat deadline, submit petition to tribunal
he candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last month’s governorship election in Kogi State, Musa Wada, has dragged Governor Yahaya Bello before the election petition tribunal.
Bello gets certificate of return as Kogi governor for second term
Kogi state governor Yahaya Bello and his deputy-elect Edward Onoja have been issued their certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lokoja. Bello, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was re-elected for a second term after Saturday, November 16 election. The returning officer for the election and vice-chancellor…
Kogi Guber; APC Chieftain says Bello will do better second term
Mr Ade Omole, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) has assured Kogi people that Gov. Yahaya Bello, will do better in his second term in office. Omole, who is the leader of the UK chapter of the APC, said on Monday
Kogi: PDP's Wada dissatisfied, to appeal election result at tribunal
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Kogi State Musa Wada has rejected the election results being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Wadda said he would go to the tribunal to appeal the election result he claimed to have won. "They (Kogi people) should not despair," Wada said in a video…
Kogi polls: Bello leads after announcement of results from 15 LGS
Yahaya Bello, the incumbent governor, and the candidate of the All Progressives Congress candidate has won 10 local governments out of the 15 local governments declared so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission According to INEC Bello had polled a total of 320,377 votes from the 15 local government results declared against his major…
Makinde, Wada escape attack
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in today’s governorship election in Kogi State, Mr Musa Wada, yesterday escaped being attacked by gunmen in their hotel rooms in Lokoja.
Kogi election: PDP begins campaign
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi has urged the electorate in the state to use the Nov. 16 governorship election for good governance. PDP National Chairman Uche Secondus made the plea at the inauguration of the governorship campaign of the party in Lokoja on Friday.
Stakeholders ponder roles of INEC, security agents in credible Kogi, Bayelsa polls
As the November 16 gubernatorial election scheduled to run simultaneously with the fresh election into Kogi West Senatorial district draws near, stakeholders bear concerns as to how the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the security agents, in their roles, would affect election outcomes.
PDP inaugurates campaign committee for Kogi governorship poll
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated its campaign committee for the Nov. 16, Kogi governorship election. Speaking at the inauguration in Lokoja on Friday, the state’s chairman of the party, Mr Samuel Uhuotu
After stormy primary Kogi PDP embraces reconciliation
The Tuesday, September 3 gubernatorial primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in kogi, where the opposition party elected its flag bearer for the November 16, 2019 election was dramatic, breathtaking.
INEC clears Bello, Wada, Akpoti, Abanida, 47 others to contest Kogi governorship poll
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cleared 51 candidates and their deputies to contest the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi. The names of the cleared candidates and their details were on Friday made public in Lokoja by the INEC.