I didn’t attend Osun governorship debate because… – Adeleke

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, has stated the reason he was absent at the 2018 Osun State governorship debate, organised by Channels Television. Adeleke, who spoke through Director of Publicity of his campaign organisation, Olawale Rasheed, in a statement emailed to SAHEL STANDARD explained that the Senator was indeed prepared to attend […]

Faleke in trouble, as party members protest against his re-election bid

Some members of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ikeja Federal Constituency, Lagos State, on Monday staged a peaceful protest against the re-election bid of Rep. James Faleke. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Faleke, member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives is positioning himself for re-election in 2019 elections. The federal lawmaker […]

Osun poll: ‘No court gave restraining order against PDP candidate’

The Director-General of Ademola Adeleke Campaign Organisation, Akogun Lere Oyewumi has dismissed a rumour being peddled around that a court sitting in Abuja has retrained People’s Democratic Party candidate, Ademola Adeleke from participating in September 22 governorship election holding in Osun State. Oyewumi, who described the purported news as ‘fake’ noted that the PDP candidate […]

2019: Nigerians must re-elect Buhari, Amaechi insists

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Wednesday that the Muhammadu Buhari administration has done so much in all aspects of the economy, beyond the transportation sector. Amaechi said this in Abuja during an interactive session with the media on the ministry’s achievement. He said the Buhari-led administration has achieved a lot in security, […]

Ogun APC crisis deepens, as Amosun imposes self for Senate

Ogun governor Ibikunle Amosun has undemocratically emerged the candidate for Ogun Central senate race , as he and ‘elders’ of the All Progressives Congress unveiled consensus candidates for the National Assembly. The autocratic action of the governor and the so-called elders has effectively eliminated other contenders for the party’s slots for those federal legislative slots. […]