Posts Tagged ‘James Abiodun Faleke’

James Faleke Set To File Petition Before Kogi State Election Petition Tribunal

Hon. James Abiodun Faleke, is set to file his petition before the governorship election petition tribunal, today,  although the tribunal is yet to be constituted, but petitions are already streaming in through the tribunal’s secretariat located at the state high court headquarters. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the November 21 governorship election inconclusive […]

On Kogi’s Inconclusive Election Debacle By Deji Adeyanju

INEC was wrong by asking APC to substitute late Abubakar Audu with a new candidate. INEC will also be wrong to have asked for a transfer of the late Audu’s votes to Falake or a new candidate who did not participate in the election. In an election, the electoral umpire cannot change the goal-post in […]

KOGI STATE| Crisis In APC As James Faleke Declares Himself As Governor Elect

James Faleke in a dramatic twist of events has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to declare him as governor elect. In a letter dated November to INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, Mr. James Faleke insisted that under Section 187 of the 1999 Constitution, he was duly elected as deputy governor of Kogi State, further stating […]

Abubakar Audu Labels APC Leader Ohiare as a Man Who Outlived His Usefulness

Governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Prince Abubakar Audu has described the Senator representing Kogi Central, Alhaji Mohammed Salami Ohiare and other politicians complaining about the choice of Honourable James Abiodun Faleke as Audu’s running mates as men who have outlived their usefulness. Reacting to Ohiare’s outbursts, Audu’s media aide, Suleiman Abdulmalik said the […]