Natasha Apoti Declares Winner of Kogi Central Senatorial Seat
Early today, the Kogi State Election Petition Tribunal nullified the victory of Sen. Abubakar Ohere as the winner of the Kogi Central senatorial election.
The court further declared Natasha Akpoti-Uduagan as the actual winner of the February senatorial election.
The Tribunal Chairman, Justice K. A. Orjiako, who read the unanimous judgement of the three-man panel, said Ohere results were inflated in nine polling units of Ajaokuta Local Government Area (LGA) while that of Natasha was intentionally reduced in the areas by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as well as three other polling units result that was deliberately not entered for Natasha in the same LGA.
The court after making the proper correction, declared Natasha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner of the poll having polled 54,074 against Ohere (APC) who polled 51,291
Winner Church Resident Pastor Got Killed in Kogi
A resident pastor of Living Faith Church (Winners chapel) Aloko- Oganenigwu in Dekina LGA of Kogi State, Jacob Wodi Hulobu has been reportedly shot dead by unknown gunmen who invaded the town on Sunday, April 2.According to reports, the pastor and some of his members were said to have escaped the attack that occurred during the early morning service and moved to a safer place.One of his church members, Samuel, the pastor went back to check the state of the church af...
Atiku campaign spokesman declares interest in Kogi Governorship
The campaign spokesman for the Atiku/Okowa campaign council, Senator Dino Melaye has today formally declared his interest for the forthcoming Kogi State Governorship election.Dino Melaye, who made this know through his Twitter page said he's on the mission to rescue Kogi State from the maladministration being experienced across the state.It is important to note that, Dino failed to get the PDP Senate ticket last year but trying to go for a higher office.
Osun Governor and Ex-Senate Spokesman Fight over Seat on Eid Praying Ground
It was a dramatic turn chaotic moment today in Osogbo as sitting arrangement at the Osogbo Eid praying ground on Wednesday led to a clash between the Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, and an ex-spokesperson of the Senate, Dr. Ajibola Basiru.Basiru had arrived at the praying ground alongside some prominent Osogbo indigenes for the Eid-el Kabir prayers and while waiting for the prayers to commence, it was learned that some people believed to be the governor’s aide...
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