Tag: Makinde

Obi Cubana defeats Makinde, Elumelu, BUA to clinch 2021 Man of the Year Award

A renowned Nigerian businessman and philanthropist, Mr Obinna Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, has been voted the 2021 Man of the Year by Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora. In a 14-day Leadership Excellence Awards voting by Nigerians via online platforms, monitored by the News Agency of[Read More…]

Defection: No space for Governor Makinde in our party, Oyo APC tells Fani-Kayode  

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state has said that the APC will not be home to Governor Seyi Makinde.  Recall that the former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, who recently decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the APC had called on the Governor to make[Read More…]

I will contest 2nd term only if it’s God’s will — Gov Makinde

The governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde has stated that he will only seek a second term in office only if God’s will permits. The PDP Governor while speaking at the Christ Revival Miracle Church, Molete, Ibadan, on Sunday, said prior to the 2019 election, he prayed for God’s guidance.[Read More…]

Makinde mourns Oyo-born singer, Sound Sultan

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Sunday, described the death of an Iseyin. Oyo State-born singer, Lanre Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, as a huge loss to the state and the entertainment world. Makinde, in a statement issued in Ibadan by his Special Assistant on Print Media –[Read More…]

Supreme Court Affirms the Election Victory Of these Nigerian state governors

The Supreme Court on Wednesday affirmed the outcomes of the governorship elections in Oyo, Kaduna, and Nasarawa States.   The court upheld the elections after listening to separate appeals regarding the outcomes. Seyi Makinde Wins The Supreme Court on Wednesday affirmed the election victory of Seyi Makinde of the Peoples[Read More…]