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5 Jul 2019
Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) for Nigeria's 2019 election, has on Friday, reacted to the defeat of Osun governorship candidate, Ademola Adeleke to the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Gboyega Oyetola after he was affirmed Osun state governor by the Supreme court. "I join with people of…
28 Mar 2019
The former governor of Osun State Rauf Aregbesola said the ruling All Progressives Congress should not be made to suffer for the Independent National Commission's errors and mistakes during the Osun governorship election. An election petition tribunal last Thursday declared the candidate of the People's Democratic Party Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the election…
22 Mar 2019
The All Progressives Congress in the State of Osun has rejected the verdict of the Election Petition Tribunal that declared Ademola Adeleke the winner of the 2018 governorship election in the state. In a statement signed by the Osun APC director of publicity, research and strategy, Kunle Oyatomi, APC cast doubts on the verdict, noting it…
30 Sep 2018
Nigerian musician, Davido, was very active and vocal about the Osun election and its follow up rerun which had his uncle, Senator Ademola Adeleke, as the candidate of the Peoples Democractic Party (PDP) for the governorship seat in the state. Following the outcome of the rerun election last Thursday,the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared…
27 Sep 2018
An election monitoring group, Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has faulted the ongoing rerun election in Osun State as anti-democratic.
27 Sep 2018
The men of Nigerian police have arrested sixteen suspects in possession of illegal items during Osun state gubernatorial election rerun.
27 Sep 2018
A campaign group of the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ademola Adeleke has accused the Nigerian Police and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of conniving to favour the ruling party All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Gboyega Oyetola to emerge winner of the Osun state governorship election.
27 Sep 2018
A People’s Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Osun state, Tope Elusogbon, said he was allegedly attacked by political thugs at Olode Garage in the ongoing supplementary election in the state. In an amateur video that was recorded today, the politician narrated how he was attacked by persons alleged to be political thugs. "I was singled…
27 Sep 2018
Some registered voters of Orolu community in Disu Oke-Odo area, ward 7, Kajola road in Osun state were on Thursday prevented by some heavily armed political thugs from accessing their polling units to cast their votes in the ongoing supplementary election in the state. The alleged thugs were said to be shooting sporadically to scare…
27 Sep 2018
An All Progressives Congress's group in the United Kingdom has told music artist David Adeleke (Davido) that he is "inexperienced to dabble" into the issues surrounding the Osun state gubernatorial rerun. The runoff election takes place today in Osun state between the candidates of the People's Democratic Party and All Progressives Congress. Davido, whose uncle…
27 Sep 2018
The Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, has warned residents with Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) not meant for the seven polling units where the governorship rerun election is taking place to steer clear off getting arrested. Agbaje, who spoke at the commencement of voting at PU 17 Ward 5, located in Adewale Street,…
26 Sep 2018
The Social Democratic Party, Wednesday, said the ruling All Progressives Party (APC) has agreed to adopt its manifesto in forming a coalition government with its branch in Osun State. The SDP governorship candidate, Iyiola Omisore, in Ile Ife, had earlier declared that his party is set to form an alliance with the APC for the…

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