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Nigeria News: Yar’adua orders investigations into Ekiti re run elections

 President Umaru Yar Adua has ordered an investigation into “reports of violence, intimidation of voters, bribery of electoral officials and other breaches of the law during the re-run governorship election ...

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Nigeria News:Soyinka calls former President Obasanjo a ‘ demon’ and likens him to Mugabe

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka in a reminiscence  on the failed third term bid of Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo, veiling referred to Obasanjo as a ‘demon’, who taught he ...

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Ekiti elections results must satisfy God, says Yar’adua

The results of the Ekiti state re rum Governorship elections must satisfy God, says Nigeria’s President Umaru Yar’adua. Re run governorship elections in the South west state of Nigeria has ...

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Nigeria News: PDP leads by 5,000 votes in Ekiti re run elections, says Arise

Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti state, Senator Ayo Arise,  has claimed that the Peoples Democratic Party is leading the opposing Action Congress by about 5,000 votes in the stalemated ...

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Ekiti state elections: Police accuses election observers of espionage

Nigeria News Five election monitors of the re run Ekiti state governorship elections are still being detained by the Nigerian Police for allegedly in in Ekiti on espionage missions. Those ...

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Ekiti state electoral chief goes into hiding

Nigeria News   The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Ekiti state Mrs. Ayoka Adebayo went into hiding yesterday as a result of the tensed political situation in the state caused by ...

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Ekiti elections may be concluded today

Nigeria News   Ekiti state Governorship re run is expected to be concluded today with the holding of elections into Oye Local Council, the only local government where elections had ...

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Kayode Fayemi accuses PDP of violence

Nigeria News..Ekiti Governorship elections update      Acrion Congress Candidate in todays Ekiti state re run Governorship elections, Dr Kayode Fayemi has accused the Peoples Democratic Party  of not being ...

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Ekiti state Governorship elections: Journalists attacked

Ekiti state Governorship elections, Nigeria   Two Journalists –Jide Osokoya and Ogunlelye, both staff of  Lagos based Galaxy Television were harassed and chased away from a polling unit in Ido Ekiti, ...

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