Friday, December 2, 2022

South-West

Adeleke sworn in as Osun governor

He trounced Governor Gboyega Oyetola at the polls, thwarting the re-election bid of the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate who is now challenging the outcome of the July 22 exercise.

Court declares Osun local govt election null and void

The court also ordered the local government chairmen and councillors who were sworn in to vacate office.

Aribisogan impeached, suspended as Ekiti assembly elects Adelugba new speaker

A month after his demise, the parliament held an election and Aribisogan emerged last week but have now been impeached and suspended indefinitely.

Ekiti assembly elects Aribisogan new speaker

Mr Aribisogan was elected to the position on Tuesday during plenary, succeeding Funminiyi Afuye, who died of cardiac arrest last month.

Ekiti speaker, Afuye, dies at 66

He was said to have attended the inauguration ceremony of Biodun Oyebanji, the new governor of the state.

Traders, hoodlums clash in Alaba Int’l market

Sounds of gunshots were heard while the angry traders advanced towards a direction, wielding matchets, sticks, bottles and other kinds of deadly weapons.

2023: You must give me 95 per cent of your votes, Tinubu tells Ekiti...

Mr Tinubu assured that the future of the electorates will be guaranteed if the APC is returned to power at the federal level.

Oyebanji takes oath of office as Ekiti governor

Mr Oyebanji took the oath of office on Sunday at an event organised in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, which was attended by a former governor of the state Ayodele Fayose, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Supreme Court affirms Adeleke Osun PDP guber candidate

Adeleke had won the primary election and Babayemi also emerged as the winner of the primary election conducted by his faction.
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