The Court of Appeal sitting in Akure, Ondo, ruled that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ademola Adeleke, is qualified to contest as governor of Osun state. The ruling thus nullified an earlier judgement of a lower court which disqualified the governorship candidate of the PDP in the...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted the governorship election in 29 states, except in Edo, Osun, Ekiti, Ondo, Bayelsa, Kogi, and Anambra States. Meanwhile, thethronemedia.com previously reports the 6 states where governorship elections have been declared inconclusive The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), recently announced the PDP Candidate Nyesom Wike...
During the 11th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Abuja on Sunday, The Peoples Democratic Party, said the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, was not saying the truth when he said the PDP never completed any major infrastructural project in 10 years. The VP in his words said, “At the last colloquium,...
Below is a breakdown of how the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the lead opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) shared the states announced so far. Out of the listed 20 states, APC won 13 while PDP clinched 7. APC Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu (739,445) Kwara, Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq (331,546) Kebbi, Atiku Bagudu (673,717) Jigawa, Muhammad...
Ogbeni Rauf Aregbeshola, A former governor of Osun state has revealed that he voluntarily forfeited his eight-year official salary while he was still at the helms of affairs at Osun State. Aregbeshola who made this disclosure during a lecture he delivered at the 65th Anniversary and Old Students’ Reunion of...
A high court sitting in Abuja has recently nullified the nomination of Senator Ademola Adeleke as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State. Delivering a judgment in a suit challenging Adeleke’s qualification to contest for the office of a governor, Justice...
Thethronemedia.com earlier reported that the All Progressive Congress (APC) filed a motion at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja saying Atiku has no right to challenge the result of the 2019 presidential election as he is not a Nigerian. Atiku Abubakar of The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)'s presidential candidate has...
The three-member bench of the tribunal led by Justice Ibrahim Sirajo delivered its judgment at the Federal High Court, Apo, Abuja on Friday, March 22. The petition was filed by the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate, Adeleke, challenging the victory of Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the...
The Kano state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has allegedly arrived Abuja, Nigeria's Federal Capital City to press for the removal of the Kano state commissioner of police, Mohammed Wakili following the tussle between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the seat of the...
The National Assembly had already sent the bill to the president for his signature and The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged President Buhari to sign the minimum wage bill. NLC believed that the quick passage of the bill will benefit workers and therefore urged the President to sign the...