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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 33

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 23

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 21

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 24

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 25

August 29, 2018 8:32 AM How I washed dead bodies for 10 years – Gov. Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has said that he washed dead bodies as a youth to pay his tuition fees while schooling abroad. Ajimobi said this yesterday at a South-West Youths Regional Summit in Osogbo. The Governor, while urging the youth to have a positive mindset towards hard work, said he spent eight years abroad washing dead bodies to survive 21

August 22, 2018 9:08 AM What we will now do to Yinka Ayefele – Gov. Ajimobi

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has said it will now pardon Yinka Ayefele because of his appeal and not because he is physically challenged. According to the governor, being physically challenged doesn’t give anyone the right to break the law. He said this while reacting to the backlash he got for demolishing Ayefele’s Music House worth N800m. In an interview 25

August 18, 2018 9:55 AM Real reason Yinka Ayefele’s radio station was marked for demolition – Ajiboye

David Ajiboye, the media aide to popular Juju musician, Yinka Ayefele, has said that the planned demolition of the edifice which houses his principal’s radio station, Fresh FM, and music studio in Oyo state was politically motivated. Earlier this week, it was reported that the property owned by Ayefele, which is estimated at over N800m was going to be demolished 27

August 1, 2018 7:06 AM Ladoja meets Obasanjo Wednesday on planned defection to ADC –

Barring last minute changes, former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja will, on Wednesday meet former president, Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State, to perfect his planned defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the African Democratic Congress (ADC). A source within the camp of Ladoja told Daily Sun on Tuesday evening that his boss has decided 22

July 7, 2018 5:11 PM BREAKING: Seriki Olubadan, High Chief Adebayo Oyediji is dead

The leader of the Seriki in the Olubadan Chieftaincy line in Ibadanland, High Chief Adebayo Oyediji is dead. High Chief Oyedeji gave up the ghost at the age of 92 according to family sources. The nonagenarian, it was learnt, died in a private hospital after a brief illness. DAILY POST recalls that Oyediji had instituted several suits in the Oyo High Courts 24