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‘Ekiti vote-buying took place in policemen’s presence’

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The Human Rights Advancement, Development and Advocacy Centre has expressed concern about the commercialisation of votes and impunity that characterised the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. This was just as three groups of domestic election observers – New Initiative for Social Development; International Federation of Women Lawyers, and …

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27 in Police custody for alleged electoral offence in Ekiti

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Ekiti state police command on Friday confirmed the arrest of 27 persons for electoral related offences during the July 14 governorship election in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Bello Ahmed, said they were arrested a day to the election and on the day of the election. A statement by …

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Ekiti poll: We will reclaim stolen mandate in court – Fayose

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Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State reacting to Peoples Democratic Party’s loss at the July 14 gubernatorial election in the state said the party will reclaim victory in court. On his Twitter handle on Monday, Fayose who has been silent all weekend said, “The President should bury his head in …

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400 PDP members defect to APC in Ekiti

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About 400 members on the platform of Prince Adedayo Adeyeye Movement (PAAM), from Irepodun/Ifelodun local government of Ekiti state have defected from the PDP to the APC.  The defectors are from Eyio, Esure and Iropora area of the council and carried out the joint defection Eyio-Ekiti. Mr. Ayodele Matthew led …

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Ekiti guber: PDP alleges plan by INEC, APC to disrupt poll

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) of planning to stop the collation of results of the July 14 governorship poll midway to allow for the tampering and manipulation of the entire process. The PDP, …

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Ekiti 2018: APC gov aspirant, 9 others shot at campaign rally

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An All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant and former member of the House of Reps, Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, was among 10 party members shot yesterday by an unknown mobile policeman, who allegedly released a barrage of bullets after a rousing welcome rally organised by the party to receive its standard …

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