Posts Tagged ‘Kogi Governorship Election’

Kogi 2019: SDP Governorship candidate, Natasha Akpoti says Yahaya Bello ordered her assassination

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, governorship candidate in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has alleged that Yahaya Bello ordered her assassination. She made this statement via her official twitter page saying “Gov Yahaya Bello has ordered for my assassination.” Recall that Akpoti on Sunday called for the cancellation of the ongoing gubernatorial election in Kogi Central and part […]

“Kogi and Bayelsa election was brazenly rigged in connivance with INEC and security agencies” – Ayo Fayose

In reaction to the results of the just concluded elections in Kogi and Bayelsa, Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose did not hesitate to hide his disappointment. He tweeted: “Today is another sad & dark moment for our country & democracy going by the outcome of Kogi & Bayelsa election brazenly rigged in connivance […]

PDP inaugurates campaign committee for Kogi governorship poll

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated its campaign committee for the November 16, Kogi governorship election. Speaking at the inauguration in Lokoja on Friday, the state’s chairman of the party, Mr Samuel Uhuotu , urged members of the committee to ensure issue-based campaign.. He also advised them not to engage in hate speech and […]

BREAKING: Senator @dino_melaye joins Kogi Governorship Race

Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has confirmed that he is interested in the State governorship election. The Senator reportedly made his intention known in a meeting of the People Democratic Party (PDP) leaders in his Ayetoro-Gbede constituency. Melaye posted a cryptic message on his official twitter handle after report of his intention […]

Senator Dino Melaye slams Gov Yahaya Bello over alleged assassination plot

A member of the Nigerian Senate, Dino Melaye, has again accused Kogi state government of planning to assassinate him on March 8 or 9. Melaye, who is representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly got reelected in last Saturday’s senatorial election defeating his closest rival of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Smart Adeyemi. […]

KOGI ELECTION| APC Set To Replace James Faleke, As Oyegun Bellows

Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has said in a conversation with newsmen that: “On the Faleke issue, it is rather a straightforward and easy issue; we have replaced a governorship candidate”. “If the need arises and subject to what the law says, we will also get a deputy governorship candidate but we will […]