Wada, Awoniyi condemn process in their domains
Former Governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada and his deputy, Yomi Awoniyi, have condemned the process adopted for the state House of Assembly election, saying that the poll was marred by ballot box-snatching and shooting by gun-wielding thugs.
Wada, Awoniyi, Olafemi say Atiku’s win victory for democracy
Former Governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada and his Deputy, Yomi Awoniyi, have described the emergence of former Vice President Atiku Abukar as victory for democracy.
Kogi PDP sees triumphal return to Lugard House
Although the 2019 governorship election in Kogi State is still more than one year and six months away, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is already basking in the dream of possible ‘victory’. The party said it cannot be cajoled by pretenses and arranged recall which it claimed was sponsored by the state government ...
Kogi West: Mulling options for 2019
This is a departure from past elections, when Kogi West produced some of the biggest names in the race to the state house, like the late industrialist, Chief Silas Daniyan, erstwhile Ambassador of Nigeria to Austria, Chief Olayinka Simoyan.....
S. B. Awoniyi lives on
Sir: It is 10 years since the cold hands of death snatched away, the late Aro of Mopa, a consummate, disciplined and principled politician, Chief Sunday Bolorunduro Awoniyi.
Kogi ex-deputy governor wants PDP to elect fearless party chair
A former deputy Governor of Kogi State, Yomi Awoniyi has charged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ensure that it sustained its present momentum of cohesion to elect a credible chairman in today’s national convention. Awoniyi told The Guardian in Lokoja in a telephone interview that he felt something positive was about happening in the PDP.…