Tag: Osun Election

Musiliu Obanikoro, Ex-minister Reportedly Flees Over His Involvement In Osun, Ekiti Polls

How much of the $2.1 billion arms purchase cash went into the Ekiti and Osun states governorship elections? What role did a former minister play in the alleged diversion of the funds? These are some of the questions the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is battling to answer in[Read More…]

How A Political Party Offered N14m Bribe To DSS For Osun Election

The Department of State Service (DSS) has alleged that it was offered N14 million by an unnamed political party to influence the Osun State gubernatorial election last Saturday. At a media briefing in Abuja yesterday, the Deputy Director Public Affair of DSS, Marilyn Ogar, said the organisation was offered the[Read More…]

Femi Aribisala: Dont Get It Twisted, APC Lost The Osun Election

The only way the APC could have won the Osun election is by rigging it. My first impressions are usually mistaken. If I have a good first-impression about someone, it generally turns out to be wrong. But if I have a bad first-impression, it usually turns out to be right.[Read More…]

Election: Rauf Aregbesola & People Of Osun Defied Federal Mights – Bukola Saraki

Press Releases CONGRATS TO AREGBESOLA AND PEOPLE OF OSUN FOR DEFEATING FEDERAL MIGHT In spite of the overwhelming pressure mounted by the unnecessary influx of over 70,000 armed personnel across the state of Osun; the illegal arrest and harassment of opposition members, and; the propaganda from the PDP, the great[Read More…]

Nigerian Civil Society Groups Release Interim Report On Osun Election

The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, Situation Room, is observing the current governorship election in Oshogbo. Through its network of observers and partners, the Situation Room has deployed (personnel) in all the 30 Local Governments Areas of Osun State. We have been receiving reports from the field and we wish[Read More…]

Olusegun Dada: Obanikoro Terrorises Osun While Anarchy Reigns in Chibok

Our dear country, Nigeria, is definitely witnessing distressingly interesting times. While the populace lives in agony of terrorism, it is disappointing to see the lunatic gusto for power being exhibited by federal government officials elected or appointed to protect the interest of the distraught masses. In the past few days,[Read More…]

EiE Partners Other Youth Organisations, Hosts Televised Debate Sunday For Osun Election

Enough is Enough Nigeria in conjunction with Osun Pro-Democracy Youth (OPDY), and LYNX Nigeria set to host a televised debate on Sunday, August 3rd at the Leisure Spring Hotel, Iwo/Ibadan Expressway, Osogbo. Osun’s governorship election on Saturday August 9, 2014 is the second election in the 2014/2015 election season and there[Read More…]

APC Alleges Members Denied Voters Cards Ahead Of Osun Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised the alarm that its members in Osun State are being denied their Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) by INEC, in what seems a deliberate attempt to disenfranchise them in the Aug. 9th governorship election in the state, since only those who possess PVCs will[Read More…]