1. What PDP Said About Adeleke’s Victory At Osun Election Tribunal
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the victory of the party’s governorship candidate in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, at the Election Tribunal as a win for democracy. Concise News understands that the Tribunal on Friday declared Adeleke as the winner of the Sept. 22, 2018 governorship election in Osun.
2. Osun Election Tribunal: Oyetola Reacts To Defeat To PDP’s Adeleke
Governor Gboyega Oyetola has said he is heading to the Court of Appeal following the judgement by a tribunal in Osun, upturning his victory at the state governorship election. This is according to a statement released on Friday by Wole Oyebamiji, Secretary to the State Government of Osun
3. Media Mogul Raymond Dokpesi Released After Detention
Security operatives have released the founder of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, following his detention on Friday. Concise News had reported that Dokpesi was arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja following his arrival into the country.
4. ‘I Believe In The People’s Will, I Will Not Pressure Voters’ –Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has dismissed allegation that he is trying to force his will on Nigerians during the supplementary elections on Saturday. Concise News reports that Buhari said this in a statement through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Abuja.
5. What Will Happen To Ortom In Benue Supplementary Poll – Akume
In other latest Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Senator George Akume has declared that Governor Samuel Ortom and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are bound to lose Saturday’s supplementary election to the All Progressives Congress (APC) despite their loud boasts and expression of confidence. The Nation reports that Akume, a former governor of the state pointedly asserted his former political associate Ortom has no record of achievement to genuinely woo citizens for votes.
6. El-Rufai Reveals ‘How Atiku Won Votes In Kaduna’ During Presidential Election
Kaduna governor Nasir El-Rufai has said that Atiku Abubakar won the February 23 presidential election in the state through ‘Atiku server.’ El-Rufai stated this against the backdrop of claims by the former vice president, who ran for presidency on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that he scored the highest votes in the northwest state.
7. ‘OurMumuDonDo’ Movement Takes Firm Decision On Charly Boy
The #OurMumuDonDo Movement has told Charles Oputa ‘Charly Boy‘ to step down as the convener and trustee of the Omudodu Youth Foundation and Chairman of OurMumuDonDo Movement. Concise News understands that Charly Boy was accused by Deji Adeyanju of taking money from the Director, Strategic Communications, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Festus Keyamo.
8. Senate Presidency: APC Backs Ahmad Lawan For Post
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Yobe North Senatorial district is backing the Senate leader, Ahmad Lawan, to serve as the Senate President of the ninth assembly. Concise News understands that the Yobe North Zonal Vice Chairman of the Party, Mella Ladan said this at a press briefing on Friday in Damaturu, Yobe State.
9. Osun Gov Election: What Davido Said After Tribunal Declared Adeleke Winner
DMW Boss and multiple-award winner, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has congratulated the people of Osun state following a tribunal ruling that Senator Ademola Adeleke won the 2018 governorship election in the state. According to the Osun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gboyega Oyetola, was not validly returned by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
10. Nigeria vs Seychelles: Super Eagles End AFCON Qualifiers With Win
The Super Eagles of Nigeria ended their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification series with a 3-1 win over Seychelles at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Delta state on Friday. Concise News reports that goals from Odion Ighalo, Henry Onyekuru and Simon Moses ensured Gernot Rohr’s men finished top of Group E.