“When you are in a team and you are shown a red card, what it means is that your service is no more needed”. “For now, I have left the pitch for the team to play on, meaning I am no more wanted in the team, I am left party-less”
Tuesday, 17 July 2018
A coalition of civil society and community-based observer groups saddled with responsibilities of overseeing trends of developments in the just concluded Ekiti election says it was not comfortable with the outcome of the election, promising to give more details tomorrow.
Monday, 16 July 2018
Ekiti Election Updates: PDP’s Flag Bearer Rejects Results As Presidency Describes Fayose’s Reign As High-Powered Nothing
The just concluded election that produces the All progressive Congress candidate Dr Kayode Fayemi in Ekiti as the winner on the July 14th gubernatorial election as declared by the independent national electoral commission (INEC) has been rejected by its close contender, the Peoples Democratic Party.
In a statement made available to urban to urbanexpressnews-online said; Professor Olusola Eleka, Deputy Governor, Ekiti state& PDP governorships candidate has allayed fear in what it described as unfortunate and dangerous event of the past 24 hours where the election was hijacked by what he described as political desperadoes leveraging on “federal might” to pervert the electoral process, subvert the will of Ekiti people, and viciously steal the mandate given willingly, Olusola, the PDP flag bearer alleges.
Sunday, 15 July 2018
Fayemi's All Progressives Congress, had truimph in the just concluded Ekiti governorship election, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has won the governorship election according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in the majority of the 16 local councils in the state.
Saturday, 14 July 2018
The Lagos police command on Saturday had arrested two suspects and a lawmaker in Lagos state house of assembly. It was said that those two suspects are in possession of firearms in connection with a member of Lagos state house of assembly
“It may interest you to note that the Lagos state commissioner of police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal after being notified on the said allegation of sex for bail , allegedly offered in Bariga police division, acting proactively in his response, ordered the officer in charge of gender section of the command to investigate and report her findings for appropriate disciplinary action which indeed stands us tall in the way we treat matters that need urgent attention such as this. After getting a report on the said allegation, “we swiftly investigate the case painstakingly and findings from the outcome reveal that Mrs Adebukola Mowette's case was reported at Bariga police Division and that she spent less than twenty hours in custody, nothing like extortion, sexual harassment as she claims. The (IPO) who Mrs Adebukola Mowette erroneously named as Egi, is (Sergeant Bernard Akintemi) and was never an accomplice in the agreements reached by suspects and complainant, therefore using sex as a condition for bail remain unfounded"
Friday, 13 July 2018
Ekiti Election: Alleged Assault On Gov; PDP Takes Protest To National Assembly Cites Police Intimidation
The Allegation of Assault allegedly meted out to the governor of Ekiti state Ayodele Fayose citing police intimidation and harassment and that which has been trending online has taken a new dimension as the political party that sponsored the election of the governor, the people Democratic Party storms the national assembly for what it described as excessive use of power by the federal government and an assault on democracy. The developments that attract this protest came in the encounter between PDP supporters and policemen in Ekiti state.
Thursday, 12 July 2018
Ahead of Saturday's election in Ekiti state, political imbroglio broke out yesterday in reaction to the sealing of the state government house preventing supporters of Governor Ayodele Fayose from gaining access.
Gathering scheduled to take place at Fajuyi Park near government house was broken up as policemen fired teargas canister into the crowd with shooting into the air.
But an Assistant inspector general of police AIG Hosea Karma in charge of zone 6 and presently heading operations in Ekiti state on sunrise daily monitored by urban express news online this morning, however, disprove what was said, instead said what was done is to prevent any problems that may have occurred in the event police fold it arms.
Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Executive Order No 6: Senate Set To Debate Infractions; Accuse President Buhari of Constitutional violation.
The upper legislative house of Nigeria’s National Assembly is set to debate what it described as many infractions in the constitution that president mohammadu Buhari is said to have neglected essentially on the expanded laws enacted in the Senate relating to forfeiture orders domiciled in the office of Nigeria President
Tuesday, 10 July 2018
The issue behind the context as to whether the minister did apply for an exemption letter or that she served her father’s land in the mandatory national youth service corps (NYSC) is yet to get out from its stagnancy in determining its clarity as the National Youth Service Corp said it has commenced investigation into the allegation in determining whether Mrs Adeosun Forged an exemption certificate many years after graduation.