#OgunDecides: Dapo Abiodun narrowly wins second term bid
The Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has been reelected for a second term of four years with a narrow margin.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate was declared the winner by Prof Kayode Adebowale, the state returning officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the March 18, 2023 governorship election in Ogun State.
Abiodun polled 276,298 to defeat his closest rivals — Ladi Adebutu of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who scored 262,383 as well as Biyi Otegbeye of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) who got 94,754 votes and who has the backing of former governor and serving APC senator, Ibikunle Amosun.
Adamawa Governor Narrowly Escaped from Accident
It was a narrow escape for Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State yesterday as he got out unhurt after a truck crushed two vehicles in his convoy on Saturday.According to a witness, the incident happened shortly after the governor and some of his commissioners entered a black Mercedes bus at the end of a wedding at Agga Mosque in Dougirei highbrow area of Yola, the state capital.A truck rolling down the steep road crushed two vehicles in his convoy, leaving two po...
Subsidy Removal: Gov Abiodun begins distribution of palliatives
To mitigate the effects of the removal of fuel subsidies, Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has started distributing palliatives to the state's citizens.According to The Daily Post, in an effort to ease the hardship being felt by Nigerians, the Ogun State Government announced that it had received 30,000 bags of rice from the Federal Government.Governor Abiodun, while flagging off the distribution in Abeokuta, said the rice, in 50-kg bags, would be re-bagged into 10-k...
Lekan Adeniran: Abiodun and Adedayo: When emotion takes the place of logical thinking
Erik Pevernagie warns that the truth may be in grave danger if thinking and reason are compromised by emotional convulsions or when commissioned facts are produced by fabrications and false constructions.The above quotation applies to a certain Balogun Ibrahim. Ibrahim, in a poorly penned opinion piece full of grammatical blunders, tagged “Emperor Dapo Abiodun and Wale Adedayo” stamped on truth and fact, throwing caution to the wind. It is very easy to decipher that...
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