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Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom insists he has left APC, says he is yet to decide on a new party

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has maintained that he has left the ruling party, APC and is yet to join a new political party. Recall that on Monday, Governor Ortom announced he has left the APC after receiving a red card from members of the party in the state. His exit from the party was denied by the National leader of the party, Adams Oshiomole.

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What US Observer Group Said About The Ekiti Governorship Election

A coalition of domestic and international election observers accredited to observe the July 14 governorship poll in Ekiti State said the election fell short of global best practices and electoral standards.

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Ekiti election result should be nullified if… —Udeogaranya

A chieftain and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Charles Udeogaranya has asked the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, to nullify the just conducted Ekiti gubernatorial election where Dr Kayode Fayemi emerged winner.

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Atiku says he’ll end Boko Haram “within the shortest possible time” if Elected

Former Vice President and 2019 presidential aspirant Atiku Abubakar has said he’ll end the Boko Haram insurgency if he’s elected.

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Ortom Snubs APC as Party Leaders Move to Stop Defection

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State day failed to honour the invitation by the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for a meeting to reconcile him with his erstwhile godfather, Senator George Akume.

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Apostle Suleman Slams Presidency Over Failed Prophecy Of Ekiti Election

Apostle Johnson Suleiman of the Omega Fire Ministries, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Assistant on New Media, Lauretta Onochie for attacking him over the outcome of the Ekiti State governorship election.

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Yesterday

The 2019 general elections will cost N242.4bn – President Buhari tells National Assembly

President Buhari has said that the 2019 general elections will be costing about 242.4 billion Naira. The President said this today in a letter sent to the National Assembly, seeking that the funds be drawn from the 2018 and 2019 budgets.

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Ekiti Election: PDP Sets Up Legal Committee

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Monday constituted a legal committee to look into all the legal issues surrounding the conduct of the Ekiti governorship election.

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BudgIT: With ‘Fake NYSC Certificate’, Adeosun Poses A Risk To National Treasury

“Without a convincing response to this ignoble situation, we call on Ms. Kemi Adeosun to resign from her position as the Honorable Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and accept the consequences of her actions as stated in the law.

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Fani-kayode Speaks On Stopping Nwodo, Clark From Flying To Benue

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the denial of access to some members of the Southern and Middle Belt …

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Monday – July 16, 2018

I’ve been given the red card by APC – Ortom

In a dramatic twist, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State at the banquet hall of the Government House in Makurdi on Monday announced that he is no longer with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

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‘APC is taking us back to the days of Obasanjo’ – Angry man says as he destroys his PVC after Ekiti Elections

A Nigerian man, Ukwuhaiwe Victor has shared photos of his destroyed PVC after the Ekiti State election saying,
‘APC is taking us back to the days of Obasanjo’.

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