Kehinde Olusegun

Breaking: INEC voids declaration of Binani as Gov-elect, summons Adamawa REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has voided the declaration of Senator Aisha Dahiru, popularly known as Binani, as the winner of the governorship election in Adamawa State. The electoral body also summoned the Resident Electoral Commissioner for the state, Barrister Hudu Yunusa over the controversial declaration. INEC made the declaration on Twitter in a…

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Tambuwal wins Sokoto South Senatorial seat

The returning officer for the Sokoto South senatorial supplementàry polls Professor Abubakar Abdullahi Bagudo has declared Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as duly elected after scoring 100,860 votes to defeat his close rival Senàtor Ibrahim Abdullahi Danbaba who scored 97,884 votes. It could be recalled that no clear winner emerged in the March 18 National Assembly Elections…

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Supplementary elections: PDP wins Jigawa Assembly

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of Peoples Democratic (PDP) for Birnin Kudu Constituency, Ibrahim Kabiru winner in the House of Assembly supplementary election in Jigawa state. The Returning Officer, Prof Usman Haruna of the Federal University Dutse, declared Kabiru winner in Birnin Kudu Local Government Area on Saturday. “That Ibrahim…

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Amusan loses battle of world champions in US

World record holder and current world champion in the 100m hurdles, Tobi Amusan, opened her 2023 outdoor season with a 12.59secs effort to finish second in the finals of the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational at the Percy Beard Track in Gainesville on Saturday. United States’ Nia Ali won the race with a time of 12.53secs…

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NYSC DG approves new coordinator for Osun

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier-General Yushau Dogara Ahmed has approved the appointment of Agbor Ndoma Obim as the 15th State Coordinator for the NYSC in Osun State. Ndoma is taking over the mantle of leadership from Olayinka Abdulwahab, who has been transferred to Niger State as Coordinator. According a…

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PHOTOS: Ooni Of Ife visits Kenyan President

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has visited the President of Kenya, Williams Ruto, in the country. The monarch who was accompanied by the Governor of Machakos County in Kenya, Her Excellency Wavinya Ndeti; his queen, Olori Temitope Enitan Ogunwusi, visited the Kenyan president to discuss his Global Peace Agenda and Pan-African Business Initiatives….

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Most southeasterners have lost hope in governance –Okonjo-Iweala

The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said many Nigerians, especially those from the South-East, have lost hope in governance. She charged the Abia State governor-elect, Dr Alex Otti, to run a clean and transparent government. Okonjo-Iweala said the incoming government should focus on “disruptive strategies rather than traditional operational systems”….

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