Posts Tagged ‘James Faleke’
Yahaya Bello, Kogi, , Dino Melaye, , James Faleke

Yahaya Bello Is Hugely Unpopular In Kogi, Even In Detention, Dino Defeated Him – James Faleke

Member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon. James Abiodun Faleke, has reacted to the verification exercise conducted on Saturday, April 28, 2018, in Kogi West, to recall Senator Dino Melaye. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, had on Saturday, conducted a verification exercise in 552 out of the 560 polling units […]

Supreme Court Explains Why James Faleke was not Declared Governor of Kogi State

The supreme Court yesterday made public its reasons for not declaring James Faleke, the deputy governorship candidate who paired with the late Alhaji Abubakar Audu of the All Progressive Con­gress (APC), the gov­ernor of Kogi State. The court explained that even though the joint ticket garnered 240,873 votes, Faleke cannot take the place of Audu […]

FLASH| I Will Appeal Dismissal of my Petition – James Faleke

Mr. James Faleke, the running mate to the late All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial aspirant, Abubakar Audu, has said he will appeal the ruling on his petition against Kogi state gubernatorial election. Faleke said:” I watched the verdict of the tribunal on TV, one thing I can say is that, the judge’s have delivered their […]

Yahaya Bello Celebrates With Wife and Staff after Petition Dismissal (PHOTOS)

Kogi State governor Yahaya Bello has entered a celebratory mood after his rival -James Faleke’s petition against his election was dismissed. The governor pictured with one of his wives, aides and associates gathered at his residence to celebrate the victory. The Kogi State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal on Monday ruled that Hon. James Faleke has […]

FLASH| Kogi Elections Tribunal Throws Out Faleke’s Petition

The Kogi State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal on Monday dismissed the petition filed by Mr.James Faleke against the incumbent Yahaya Bello. The tribunal ruled that Hon. James Faleke had no locus stand to file any petition against the election of Yahaya Bello as Governor of Kogi State. Further adding that the Constitution does not recognize “independent […]


James Faleke, the deputy to the late Kogi APC Gubernatorial Candidate Abubakar Audu on the Audu/Faleke Joint ticket, has given reason why he was absent at the swearing in of the Kogi State Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello, who was sworn in earlier on Wednesday 27th of January 2016, in Lokoja the Kogi State Capital. Mr […]