“2023 Kaduna guber elections will be a competition of goodwill” – Sen. Hunkuyi

One of the contenders for the Kaduna State gubernatorial candidates, Senator, Suleiman Hunkuyi, of the New Nigeria People’s Party, (NNPP), has stated that the ruling All Progressive Party (APC) is bound to lose the 2023 elections due to massive failure in the system. Hunkuyi, who disclosed this while speaking to newsmen in Kaduna, stressed that the APC will lose, both at the State and federal levels as a result of their national failure. The political stalwart, who represents Kaduna-North senatorial District in the 8th National Assembly, pointed out that the…

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Atiku congratulates Osun governor-elect, Adeleke

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated Sen. Ademola Adeleke on his victory at the Osun polls. His congratulatory message was posted on his verified Twitter account. Recall that Sen. Adeleke was announced the winner of the Osun State governorship election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday. Atiku wrote; “Light has come to Osun. Congratulations, Sen. @AAdeleke_01, on a well-fought victory. Also, hearty congratulations to the @OfficialPDPNig family, and all stakeholders who came together to make this possible”. “Most importantly, congratulations to…

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Osun Election: “Those who catapulted Ige’s destroyers to prominence justly served” – Soyinka

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, said those who conspired to catapult the Late Chief Bola Ige’s destroyers to unmerited national prominence have been justly served by the outcome of the Osun State governorship election. Recall that Ademola Adeleke, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), defeated the incumbent governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, to emerge the winner of the State’s governorship election, which was held on Saturday. Reacting to the ruling party’s loss in an issued statement yesterday, Soyinka said the voice of Ajibola Ige, slain Minister of Justice, resounded from beyond…

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#OsunDecides2022: PDP’s Adeleke leading Oyetola with over 10,000 votes on INEC’s portal

…As results trickle in from polling units Results trickling in from across polling units in yesterday’s governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), is currently in the early lead. According to the results released so far yesterday, Sen. Adeleke put up a strong performance in areas controlled by the ruling APC, especially in Ife and Osogbo, the State capital. He is closely followed by the incumbent governor, Gboyega Oyetola, the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC). At a…

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EkitiDecides: APC chieftain lauds INEC on effectiveness of BIMODAL Accreditation System

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress,(APC), Prof. Adio Afolayan, has described the seamless operation of the BIMODAL Accreditation System for the conduct of the ongoing governorship election in Ekiti by the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), as excellent. Afolayan, who is also the Commissioner for Local Government Affairs in the State, made the commendation yesterday in an interview with newsmen at Efon-Alaaye, after casting his votes. INEC is adopting BIMODAL Accreditation System, in which accreditation and voting were done simultaneously in yesterday’s governorship election. According to Afolayan, it took…

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2022 Ekiti Guber: INEC ready to conduct free, fair election – Chairman

Less than 24 hours to the governorship election in Ekiti State, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured the Commission’s readiness to conduct a free, fair, and credible election. The INEC chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, gave the assurance in his message to members of staff of the Commission in Abuja, as contained in an issued statement yesterday. According to him, the choice of who becomes the next governor is entirely in the hands of the electorate. Prof. Yakubu added that the Ekiti election would be historic, being the first…

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Road to Kaduna 2023: Ex-Customs officer joins guber race

…Vows to tackle insecurity A gormer Assistant Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, Bashir Abubakar, has joined Kaduna State governorship race for the 2023 general elections under the platform of the All Progressive Congress, (APC). Declaring his intention on Wednesday for governorship race, Abubakar said friends and associates mounted pressure on him to run for the governorship because of his track records as a retired para-military personnel. The former Customs officer said if elected, he would tackle insecurity as well as creating employment opportunities in the State. He added that he…

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Kaduna 2023: Sha’aban joins guber race

Philanthropist, business mogul, and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Hon. Sani Mahmud Sha’aban, has declared his Intentions to run for the governorship seat of Kaduna State. The Ɗan Buram Zazzau, made his intention known at the main auditorium of the Arewa Hall, Kaduna. He said, “In spite of the many challenges Kaduna faces, it is quite remarkable that our party, the APC, under the superlative leadership of Governor Nasir Ahmad el-Rufa’i has done exceptionally well. “Governor el-Rufa’i has raised the bar of leadership in Kaduna state with remarkable…

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Kaduna 2023: “Why I’m The People’s Choice” – Mohammed Sani Dattijo

A frontline governorship aspirant, Mohammed Sani-Dattijo, has launched a six-point blueprint agenda on how he will build a smart city in Kaduna State in the forthcoming 2023 elections. Dattijo, who is currently the Kaduna State Commissioner for Budget and Planning, inaugurated the agenda on Tuesday, at the APC Secretariat along Ali Akilu Road, in the state capital. While speaking during the launching, Dattijo acknowledged his mentor, Nasir el-Rufa’i, who he said has recorded remarkable achievements and raised the bar in terms of providing infrastructural development and good governance, noting that…

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Kaduna Guber: Shehu Sani joins race, says, “I’ll clean up el-Rufai’s mess”

Senator Shehu Sani has indicated his interest to join the Kaduna State Governorship race in the forthcoming 2023 general election. The lawmaker, who represented Kaduna-Central between 2015 and 2019, disclosed this during an interview on a radio station in Kaduna. In a veiled reference to Governor Nasir el-Rufa’i, he said anyone who insults and embarrasses the people is not worth being in power because respecting human beings is very important in religion. He said it is left for the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), to unite its members, to ensure that…

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