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Ekiti Tribunal relocates over security scare

Ekiti Tribunal relocates over security scare

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Ekiti State Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti has agreed to shift hearing of the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party over the July 14 governorship poll to another venue due to insecurity. In the petition, the PDP’s candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola, is challenging the declaration of Dr […] …

Ekiti election: APC elders beg Oni to withdraw eligibility suit against Fayemi

The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum has appealed to former Governor Segun Oni to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the Governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, to contest the July 14 governorship election. The APC elders came out with this position after a meeting held on Wednesday in Igbara Odo, Ekiti Southwest […]
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Ekiti election: Tribunal allows PDP to serve petition on APC, Fayemi by pasting, courier service

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, has granted the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) and its governorship candidate for the July 14 poll, Kolapo Olusola, the leave to serve notice of petition, and other accompanying processes it filed to challenge the declaration of All Progressive Congress, APC’s John Kayode Fayemi as […]
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Ekiti election: Tribunal grants APC counsels’ order to check election materials with INEC

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti on Monday granted counsels to the All Progressives Congress (APC), order to check election materials and results from the July 14 governorship election in the state. Justice Suleiman Begore, who granted the request to: Bar. Yomi Ariyo, Bar. Ayodeji Odu, Bar. R. O Balogun and Esq I. […]
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Ekiti poll: Olusola’s petition ‘ll strengthen democracy, says Fayemi

Ekiti poll: Olusola’s petition ‘ll strengthen democracy, says Fayemi

  Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti   The Ekiti Governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has hailed the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the July 14 governorship election, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, for going to the tribunal in the resolution of the dispute arising from the Ekiti election.   The Independent National Electoral Commission had declared Fayemi […] …

Ekiti election: Be law-abiding, we shall overcome – Fayose charges residents

The Ekiti state Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has urged the people of the state to remain law-abiding despite irregularities that marred the July 14 governorship election in the state which, according to him, culminated in the daylight perversion of the will of the people. The governor stated this while acknowledging cheers from the people in […]
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Ekiti: PDP raises the alarm over alleged plots to impeach Fayose 

Ekiti: PDP raises the alarm over alleged plots to impeach Fayose 

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has warned the All Progressives Congress to stop its alleged nefarious plot to impeach Ekiti State Governor,  Mr. Ayo Fayose or attract dire consequences. PDP further alleged that the impeachment plot, which it said was being arranged in connivance with the police, would be a recipe for crisis in […] …

Vote-buying: INEC, police plan training on prosecution of electoral offenders

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja As part of strategies to curb vote-buying and other electoral offenses, the Independent National Electoral Commission has stated that its legal officers and select policemen will embark on a three-month training on the prosecution of offenders. The commission also said it would step up voter education to stop the subversion of the […] …

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