PDP candidate accepts defeat, hails INEC

PDP-logo Mr Babatope Akinyele, Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday’s Ifako/Ijaiye Federal Constituency by-election in Lagos, has accepted defeat. The poll was credible, blaming PDP’s defeat on divisions and rancour in the party. Mr Nurudeen Akinwunmi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the poll, which resulted from the death of Mr…

No plan to introduce fees in our schools – Osun govt

The government of Osun has described as mere rumours the claims that the state has ordered payment of fees in its public schools across the state. A statement by the Bureau of Communication and Strategy signed by its Director, Semiu Okanlawon, quoted b…

We will sing victory songs on Sunday – PDP candidate, Ize-Iyamu tells supporters

Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Saturday’s election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has told his supporters that he would join them in singing victory songs on Sunday. Ize-Iyamu spoke on Thursday shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced its decision to conduct the elections as scheduled. Ize-Iyamu said God had given…

Edo 2016: I Will Develop All Segment Of Edo If Elected – Ize -Iyamu 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the September 10 2016 governorship elections, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has assured Edo people that the entire state as his constituency will receive one form of government presence rather than  his village or local government unlike the outgoing government of Mr Adams Oshiomhole. Addressing  Traditional rulers in Edo South…

Attorney General cautions against election violence

The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Edo State, Henry Idahagbon, has cautioned against election violence. In a chat with Daily Sun in Benin, the All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain said the law enforcement agencies will not fail to deal with any person or group of persons found guilty of electoral offences. He advised parents…

EDO 2016:Monarch rallies support for Obaseki

Udo – The Iyase of Udo Kingdom, His Royal Highness, Patrick Igbinidu has said whoever vote against the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC Mr Godwin Obaseki should wait for the ancestors of the land. The monarch stated this yesterday when the APC ward campaign train made a stop at Udo, Ovia South…

PDP candidate converts Redeemed church to Campaign office

BENIN CITY – The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Edo Region 13 headquarters (Trinity Sanctuary) in Benin City, Edo State has been converted to the PDP campaign office of Mr. Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the September 10 election. Banners of the PDP and its candidate adorn all the…