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December 10, 2018 12:27 PM Man seeking to restore his glory defrauded of N4.5m

A Herbalist, Olaifa Ajayi, 34, who police accused of allegedly swindling one Olufemi Olusoga, of N4.5million to offer special prayer for “restoration of glory” on Monday appeared in a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. NAN reports that Ajayi, who lives in Abiola Estate, Jakande Lagos, is charged with three counts of conspiracy, fraud and theft. The prosecutor 17

November 12, 2018 6:58 AM 2019: Oluboyo, Kumuyi receive over 1000 SDP, PDP defectors into ZLP in Ondo

No fewer than 1000 members of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have dumped their parties for the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP in Akoko Northwest and Northeast council areas of Ondo state. The defectors were led by SDP chieftains, including Ayo Oluwafemi and Abiola Ogunmodede and received by former Deputy Governor 22

October 31, 2018 7:19 AM Oyo Assembly confirms Eni Esan as President, Customary Court of Appeal

Members of the Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday ratified the appointment of Justice Eni Esan, as the President, Customary Court of Appeal in the state. Her ratification was sequel to a letter of nomination sent to the House by the State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and read by the Speaker, Mr Olagunju Ojo, on the floor of the House. DAILY POST gathered 20

October 23, 2018 11:40 AM Aspirants sue ADC, Ladoja, Koleoso, Soji Akanbi over senatorial, reps, assembly tickets

A senatorial aspirant under the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Oyo State, Mr. Olatunji Haastrup Adewale has approached a Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan praying the court to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to reject the senator representing Oyo South, Mr. Soji Akanbi, as the candidate of the party 26

October 4, 2018 3:07 PM APC primaries: Okorocha speaks after governors’ meeting with Buhari

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Thursday said the meeting between state governors and President Muhammadu Buhari centred around the controversies trailing the All Progressives Congress, APC, primaries. Recall that some governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, namely Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo), Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Rochas 39

October 1, 2018 6:40 AM Shittu blows hot, reveals why APC, Ajimobi blocked him from contesting Oyo governorship primary

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has alleged that Governor Abiola Ajimobi, is against his governorship ambition for fear of being jailed. Shittu made the allegation during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics. “Abiola Ajimobi thinks and has been telling his supporters that if Adebayo Shittu succeeds him, he will be jailed 24

September 30, 2018 6:11 PM Oyo 2019: Tegbe, Ayandele, Owolabi step down from APC gubernatorial race

Three gubernatorial aspirants under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in the ongoing gubernatorial primary election in Oyo state, Engineer Joseph Tegbe, Dr. Olusola Ayandele and Dr. Owolabi Babalola have stepped down, DAILY POST reports. The gubernatorial primary election is currently taking place at Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba 22

September 29, 2018 8:38 AM 2019: APC announces 21-member committee for presidential convention committee

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, has announced a 21-member Presidential National Convention Committee. The convention will hold October 6 to ratify President Muhammadu Buhari as the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 election. Mr. Yekini Nabena, the acting APC National Publicity Secretary, announced this in a statement 25

September 13, 2018 2:02 PM Oyo 2019: Seven APC aspirants pick gubernatorial forms despite consensus plans

No fewer than seven gubernatorial aspirants on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in Oyo state have collected nomination and expression of interest forms ahead of the 2019 general elections. This is coming despite the plans of the state governor, Abiola Ajimobi and the ruling APC to have three aspirants as the ordained consensus 27

September 13, 2018 6:34 AM Accord party expels Doyin Okupe, gives reason

The Accord Party has expelled the former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, over alleged anti-party activities, which the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party said had caused chaos and anarchy in the party. The National Secretary of the party, Mrs Abiola Ajaja, told journalists yesterday in Abuja that the party 37