Posted on Sun 23 Sep 2018, 03:36 PM

The Independent National Electoral Commission has fixed Thursday, this week for the conclusion of the Osun State governorship.

INEC's returning officer for the election, Prof Joseph Fowape, had declared the election inconclusive on Sunday, after the difference between the top two candidates, was less than the number of cancelled votes. 

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, had polled 254,698 votes to defeat that of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, who polled 254,698 votes.

Posted on Sun 23 Sep 2018, 07:48 AM

PDP and its candidate in the Osun state governorship election, Ademola Adeleke, seems to be running away with victory after the first set of results declared by INEC.

APC is still struggling to close down the gap created in Ede South, where PDP polled 16,693 votes, and  Ede North, 18745 votes.  In contrast, APC  got 4512 and 7025 in the two councils respectively.

More results below:

* Boluwaduro LGA
ADC 69
ADP 858
APC  3,843
PDP  3,779
SDP  1,766

Posted on Sat 22 Sep 2018, 07:39 PM

The Independent National Electoral Commission has warned that announcing or publishing a false election result is a criminal offence,  punishable by a term of imprisonment. 

Through its twitter handle @inecnigeria, the commission said the official result will be uploaded on the commission's site as soon as they are announced by the returning officers.

See the link below for the tweet:

https://twitter.com/inecnigeria/status/1043498471691624449

Posted on Sat 22 Sep 2018, 07:28 PM

The Police have arrested 3 suspected vote buyers in the ongoing Osun state governorship election.

2 of the suspects,  Muriat Olalekan  61Yrs of No. 11 Oloya Street and 65-year-old Hamzat Muniru of Molari compound were caught in the act and N604,000.00 was recovered from them.

The third suspect, Adeagbo Wasiu, of ward 8 unit 9 Fiwasaye Area Osogbo was arrested, where N116,000 was recovered from him.

Posted on Sat 22 Sep 2018, 06:12 PM

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has donated relief materials worth several millions of naira to some Internally Displaced Persons over the ravaging floods in Asaba, Delta State.

Dr. Kachikwu also assured the victims that the federal government would intervene in their plight so as to ameliorate the current suffering.

Presenting the donation when he visited one of the IDP camps at the Julius Berger Camp located around Powerline in Asaba, the minister said the FG was saddened by the development.

Posted on Sat 22 Sep 2018, 12:14 AM

Miss Imo, Anita Ukah beat 36 other contestants to win the most beautiful girl in Nigeria (MBGN) which was held in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on Friday September 21. 

The pageant was contested by 37 contestants representing the 36 states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Teritory Abuja.

Despite what came out as a poor quality production and mix ups during the sho, the winner emerged. Anita is not new to such contest as she won Miss Igbinedion University, 2014.

Posted on Fri 21 Sep 2018, 08:19 PM

The APC Campaign Council for the Osun Governorship election has described the rash of allegations and   accusations emanating from the camp of the PDP ahead of Saturday's polls as a manifestation of the fear of impending defeat.

In a statement in Osogbo on Friday, the Council's Media Committee Chairman, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the PDP and its chorus singers have resorted to such flimsy and unsubstantiated allegations because defeat is now staring the party's candidate in the face.

Posted on Fri 21 Sep 2018, 07:51 PM

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has withdrawn the operating license of Skye Bank.

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefile who announced the decision on Friday evening in Lagos said depositors funds remain safe.

Polaris Bank has been established to assume ownership of the assets and liabilities of Skye Bank.

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation has injected N786bn in the new bank.

The management of the defunct bank was however retained for its good performance.

Posted on Fri 21 Sep 2018, 03:07 PM

 Heart attack is not just dangerous but very deadly. Most victims suffer this when they are alone and have no idea of how to manage it till help comes.

Below is what we saw online and believe it coud be of help.

1. Let’s say it’s 7.25pm and you’re going home (alone of course) after an unusually hard day on the job.

 2. You’re really tired, upset and frustrated.

 3 Suddenly you start experiencing severe pain in your chest that starts to drag out into your arm and up in to your jaw. You are only about five km from the hospital nearest your home.

Posted on Fri 21 Sep 2018, 02:48 PM

A close friend of Mr. Adebayo Shittu, Kunle Sanni accuses those who brought up the NYSC saga concerning Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, of 'palying high tech politics' as according to him, the matter had been ajudicated over and judgement given in his favour.

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