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Osun: You are free to withdraw from re-run, APC tells PDP


The All Progressives Campaign Council for the Osun Governorship Election has urged the party’s members in the areas where the state’s election rerun will be held on Thursday to ignore the alleged rantings of the PDP and turn out en masse to vote for the ruling party. In a statement …

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Osun: Police unable to stop vote-buying – Commission


The Police Service Commission has rated the conduct of police officers on election duties in the Osun governorship election as largely satisfactory. It stated that it monitored the police officers in 30 Local Government Areas of the state, noting that outside few isolated incidents, the conduct of the officers was …

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#osundecides2018: Police confirm arrest of 3 suspects for vote buying


The Nigeria Police Force said it has arrested three suspects for vote buying during the Osun governorship election. The suspects are : Muriat Olalekan, 61,Hamzat Muniru, 65 and Adeagbo Wasiu. A statement by the force spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh Moshood on Saturday in Abuja, said that the suspects were allegedly …

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Osun: PDP plans to rig polls – APC


The All Progressives Congress has raised the alarm over what it alleged was an open declaration by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to rig the Osun governorship election. In a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, in Abuja on Wednesday, the APC said the PDP exposed its …

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Ekiti: INEC laments vote-buying in election


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed displeasure over the open buying of votes in the recently concluded Ekiti State governorship election won by the All Progressives Congress. This was contained in a communiqué issued after a meeting of Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC) from all the states and the …

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PDP: We’ll never buy votes in any election


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday said that no circumstance would push it to descend to vote buying in any election no matter the machination of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP said it never bought any vote in the …

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