Aregbesola 1.jpg.pagespeed.ce .9PfdLHq6Dz - Osun denies existence of court order against LG Election

Osun denies existence of court order against LG Election

December 4, 2017 Lateef Dada, Osogbo 0

Osun state government has denied the report that a Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the process of local government election in the state. This is contained in a release signed by the Attorney General  and Commissioner for Justice, Dr. Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru and made available to newsmen on Monday. The statement reads: “Our attention has been drawn to a news Read More

IMG 20171121 160019 - ADP faults Saraki, Gov Ahmed over Kwara LG election, seeks INEC's takeover

ADP faults Saraki, Gov Ahmed over Kwara LG election, seeks INEC’s takeover

November 21, 2017 Bode Olagoke, Abuja 0

Action Democratic Party (ADP) has demanded that henceforth the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should take over the conduct of Local Government election, alleging “electoral fraud by the state governors.”  The party also faulted the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Governor Abdulfatai Ahmed and Minister of Information Lai Mohammed among other APC leaders for their failure to prevail over their supporters. Read More

Aregbesola 1.jpg.pagespeed.ce .9PfdLHq6Dz - Osun adopts parliamentary system for LG election 

Osun adopts parliamentary system for LG election 

October 18, 2017 Lateef Dada, Oshogbo 0

After ten years, Osun state government has concluded arrangement to conduct election into the 30 local government and 34 Local Council Development Areas in the state. The Osun Independent Electoral Commission, OSIEC, has therefore adopted parliamentary system of government for the conduct of the election. The chairman, OSIEC, Mr. Segun Oladitan, disclosed this during a stakeholder meeting with Representatives of political Read More

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El-Rufai spends N4bn on postponed Kaduna LG poll 

October 12, 2017 Bode Olagoke, Abuja  0

Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-rufai, has said that his administration has so far spent up to N4 billion in preparation for the conduct of Local Government election in the state. El-rufai, who lamented the high cost of election said that his government was preparing to conduct the cleanest election in Nigeria’s history. Speaking at the town hall meeting organised Read More