Bayelsa, Kogi electorates elect new state governors today

The both parties are projected to retain power in their domain.

Governor, lawmakers draw battle line in Niger State

The lawmakers were said to have arrived the venue late and were prevented from entering the government house on the orders of the state governor.

INEC fixes date for fresh Kogi west senatorial election

The ruling is in favour of his opponent, Smart Adeyemi, who won at both the tribunal and the appellate court.

Kogi gets new deputy governor

The oath of office was administered to the new deputy governor by Justice Nasiru Ajanah, the Chief Judge of the State.

Kogi assembly removes deputy gov, guber running mate takes over

Meanwhile, Achuba is reported to have proclaimed himself as the authentic deputy governor of the state.

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of 10bn for Kogi

The request is coming a month to the scheduled date for the governorship election wherein the state governor, Yahaya Bello, is seeking another term in office.

Again, Dino Melaye loses as Appeal Court orders fresh election

The election of the opposition lawmaker is been challenged by Smart Adeyemi of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).

Deputy speaker of Taraba assembly impeached

He is representing Yorro state constituency.

Kogi West: Dino Melaye appeals Tribunal judgement

The tribunal had recently nullified the election that produced Mr Melaye as representative of the senatorial district at the upper legislative chamber and ordered that a fresh election be conducted.

Why I want to be Kogi governor – Dino Melaye

The duo are yet to emerge officially as candidates of their party in the November 16 gubernatorial race.

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Yahaya Bello re-elected for a second term in office as Kogi governor

Electoral violence, ballot box snatching, vote buying among others marred the exercise which began on Saturday.

Kogi West senatorial election declared inconclusive

Meanwhile, Melaye has rejected the result of the election, calling for its cancellation.

Buhari congratulates Bayelsa governor-elect Lyon over victory at poll

This is the first time the PDP which held sway in the state since 1999 lost to the opposition camp.

Governorship Election: APC defeats PDP, takes over Bayelsa

The outcome of the election has thwarted the long ruling of the PDP in the state since the return to democracy in 1999.