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APEX COURT VOIDS BAYELSA GOVERNOR-ELECT’S ELECTION 24 HOURS TO INAUGURATION

The Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, who were already preparing to be inaugurated into office. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to...

Ganduje Win At Supreme Court

In a unanimous decision, a seven-man panel of the Supreme Court has affirmed the 2019 election of the Kano State governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Abdullahi Ganduje , as Governor of Kano State. The apex court dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party ’s Abba Yusuf to challenge the victory of...

Atiku merges all business outfits into Priam Group

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has announced migration of all his business outfits into an umbrella brand known as the Priam Group. He said the fusion of the businesses will make for better efficiency. Atiku, a business tycoon and industrialist is the founder of a number of businesses spanning several sectors of the economy...

Nigerian Born British Politician, Kemi Badenoch Wins Election

British Minister for Children and Families, Kemi Badenoch has been re-elected as a Member of the UK parliament. The Nigerian-born politician represents the Saffron Walden constituency in the parliament. Badenoch who contested on the platform of the Conservatives made the announcement via her official Twitter handle. “I’m grateful to the nearly 40,000 people who put their trust...

My Disengagement And Importance Of Alternative Address By Muiz Banire SAN

Editors Note; Written by Muiz Banire SAN Yesterday on my Twitter handle, I announced that my response on the disengagement from Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) shall be the subject of discussion in my column today. So, where we are! Tuesday, December 10, 2019, my tenure as the chairman of AMCON would seem to...

Sen. Smart Adeyemi’s Victory Is The End Of 16 ‘Rebellious’ Senators Against APC – Oshiomhole

The statement read: “I congratulate our newly elected Senator, Smart Adeyemi on his well deserved victory in the Kogi West re-run election which held today. “The victory has again affirmed the general acceptance of our great party, by the great people of Kogi State who just a few weeks ago voted massively for our governorship...

Smart Adeyemi wins Kogi West Senatorial Election

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Smart Adeyemi has been declared winner of the Kogi West Senatorial Election. According to the INEC Returning Officer for election, Adeyemi polled 88,373 votes to defeat his closest rival, Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dino Melaye, who polled 62,133 votes. The winner emerged after a supplementary poll...

Is Ex President Goodluck Jonathan Dumping PDP For APC?

The media team of former President Goodluck Jonathan has debunked claims that the former President was concluding plans to dump the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, for the All Progressives Congress, APC. Following a reported disagreement between the former President and the Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, there are clear indications that the former president,...

INEC declares Yahaya Bello Kogi governor-elect

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Yahaya Bello, as winner of the governorship election in Kogi State. Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Prof. Ibrahim Umar, who is INEC’s returning officer for the election, announced this on Monday. He said Bello polled a total of 406,222...

TRENDING: APC COASTING TO VICTORY IN BAYELSA ELECTION

Ahead of the official declaration of the results of the governorship election in Bayelsa state the All Progressives Congress has already claimed victory. In a post on the party’s official twitter handle, APC Nigeria it gleefully announced it was leading in ‘about 6 out of 8 LGAs” in the state. The APC also retweeted the now...