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Governor’s convoy attacked, Daura rejects zoning, other major political news last week

Nigeria’s political space was abuzz last week with the renewed debate on zoning of presidential power in the country ahead of the 2023 elections following an interview President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Mamman Daura, granted BBC Hausa Service. Also, the Niger Delta minister, Godswill Akpabio named some federal lawmakers who allegedly ...

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30 Nigerian ladies stranded in Lebanon appeal to FG for rescue

Some 30 Nigerian ladies trafficked to Lebanon are appealing to Nigerian government to rescue them as they are stranded in that country. They made the appeal in a statement by the President of Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM), Ajibola Abayomi, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria ...

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Ondo APC Primary: Aspirant protests Akeredolu’s victory as Oke gives condition for support

One of the aspirants who contested in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Ondo State, Nathaniel Adojutelegan, has challenged the victory of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu as the party’s flag bearer for the October election. PREMIUM TIMES learnt that Mr Adojutelegan appeared before the nine-member Chris Ibe-led Appeal ...

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Ondo 2020: Deputy governor, seven others battle for PDP ticket

There are eight contestants for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket for the October governorship election in Ondo State. They are Agboola Ajayi, Eyitayo Jegede, Boluwaji Kunlere, Eddy Olafeso, Ben Okunomo, Bode Ayorinde, Godday Erewa and Sola Ebiseeni. The primary which is expected to come up on today (Wednesday), at ...

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Ondo 2020: How Akeredolu won APC primary (FULL RESULTS)

The incumbent governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has again won the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary. He will be the ruling party’s flag bearer for the October 10 governorship election in the state. Over 3,000 delegates voted in the election that lasted for over six hours between 2 ...

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Ondo 2020: SSG resigns, lawmakers move to sack deputy governor, other politicial intrigues

Three months to the governorhsip election in Ondo State, tension and controversy has trailed the actions of the main political actors in the state. In the past week, lawmakers commenced impeachment proceedings against the state’s deputy governor; the state’s chief judge rejected the impeachment move; the Secretary to the State ...

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