Monday, August 15, 2022

South-West

Oyo assembly approves Bayo Lawal as new deputy governor

He had earlier been nominated as Makinde’s running mate for the 2023 governorship election.

Oyo assembly impeaches deputy governor Olaniyan

His impeachment followed the recommendation of a seven-man investigation panel led by Justice Munta Abimbola which affirmed the allegations leveled against the deputy governor.

INEC declares PDP’s Adeleke winner of Osun governorship election

The runner-up was the incumbent governor, Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who polled 375,027 votes.

Four families escape as storey building collapses in Lagos

The South-West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Ibrahim Farinloye who confirmed the incidents said efforts are on to retrieve household items from the collapsed structure belonging to Christ Divine Church.

EkitiDecides2022: APC declared winner of governorship election

Mr Oyebanji is the anointed candidate of the incumbent governor, Kayode Fayemi.

Vote buying mars Ekiti governorship election

Agents of the APC are reported to be buying votes at N10,000 each, their counterpart in the PDP are said be offering N5,000 per vote while those of the SDP doled out N3,000 to eligible electorates.

40 Owo massacre victims buried as Catholic church holds mass funeral

The Ondo Catholic diocese conducted the mass funeral of the victims numbering 40, including 20 women and 6 children, a pamphlet printed for the funeral, which had their pictures, showed.

After being dumped for another running mate, Oyo deputy governor defects to APC from...

Mr Makinde last week opted to run with the chairman of the State Housing Corporation, Barrister Bayo Lawal as his running mate for a second term in office.

Buhari, Atiku, Obi, Tinubu, other Nigerians, PDP condemn Owo Catholic church massacre

Alleged Fulani herdsmen invaded the Christian gathering while church service was ongoing Sunday morning and opened live rounds on worshippers.
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