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[OPINION] Ogun APC Stone-throwing Rally: The Many Faces of SIA, …Advantage DA by Olalekan Akanji [READ MORE]

  The dreadful display and show of shame by the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun (SIA) as well as the unforgivable disregard to the office and person of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by his cohorts yesterday in Abeokuta, during the rally of the Presidential Candidate of the APC, President Muhammad Buhari, GCFR, is well documented in the history books of Ogun State. In what appeared to be a battle of wits, the sinking Governor orchestrated and hatched a plot to undermine the party’s leadership and prevent the ‘traditional presentation’ of the party’s flag bearer in the March 2 Governorship election in Ogun State, Mr. Dapo [Read]

BREAKING: Oshiomhole Booed, Stoned at Ogun APC Presidential rally [SEE VIDEO]

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, was booed and stoned at President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign rally in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Monday. Trouble started when the APC National Chairman mentioned the name of the party’s governorship candidate in the state, Mr Dapo Abiodun, while addressing the crowd. Upon hearing Mr Abiodun’s name, the crowd at the MKO Abiola International Stadium started booing Mr Oshiomhole with some throwing objects at him, prompting security operatives to surround him. [READ ALSO] 2019: Nigerians have rejected you, PDP mocks Buhari, APC over Abeokuta incident [READ MORE] As the crowd trouble continued, Governor Ibikunle Amosun, [Read]

OGUN 2019: Bloody Thursday As APC, APM Supporters Clash in Abeokuta, Many Injured, Properties Damaged [READ MORE]

  It was bloody Thursday as loyalists of the All Progressive Congress APC clashed with the Allied People’s Movement (APM) Party yesterday afternoon around Elega, Ori Omi, Oke Sokori areas of Abeokuta in Ogun State. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that the APC loyalists allegedly damaged the campaign materials, buses belonging to the house of representative candidate of APM Honorable Mikhail Kazzim after they claimed that the bus crushed one of their loyalists in the state capital, Abeokuta same yesterday. Injured loyalist of Allied People’s Movement includes an aged woman who was battered during the clash. See more photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; More Details Coming Shortly! [Read]

Ogun APC Prepares ground for Buhari’s Planned Visit, Sets Up LOC [READ MORE]

  ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State Chapter of All Progressives Party (APC), has set up a Local Organising Committee (LOC), for the presidential rally to be addressed by President Muhammadu Buhari In Abeokuta come January 31, 2019. This was contained in statement issued in Abeokuta on Monday by the state chapter of the party’s Caretaker committee Publicity Secretary, Tunde Oladunjoye. According to the statement, Architect Owodunni Opayemi, has been appointed the chairman of the Committee that is to ensure a befitting and hitch-free reception for the President and his entourage when they visit Ogun State for the rally. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that Oladunjoye said President Buhari would also [Read]

2019: Dayo Adeneye, Mrs Sokefun, Four Other Commissioners resign from Gov Amosun’s cabinet [READ MORE]

  Six members of the Ogun State Executive Council have resigned their appointments to pursue various elective positions in the forthcoming general elections. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Commissioner for Urban and Physical Planning, Mrs. Ronke Sokefun, also resigned to resume her position as Chairman, Board of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC). Also, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo tendered her resignation letter to contest as the deputy governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM), while Barr. Leke Adewolu (Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs), Prince Kolawole Lawal (Forestry) and Mr. Biyi Ismail (Director General, Bureau of Lands and Survey), are candidates for the House of Representatives seats. Otunba [Read]

APC CRISIS: Amosun Takes Anointed ‘WhizKid’ Akinlade to Buhari for Endorsement Ahead of Guber Polls [SEE PHOTOS]

… As factional  state Secretariat Opens in Abeokuta for APC Guber Candidate, Dapo Abiodun  John Izabi,  Outgoing Ogun State governor and APC Chieftain, Senator Ibikunle Amosun on Sunday took campaign for his Anointed (APM) Guber candidate, Adekunle Abdulkadir Akinlade, popularly known as TRIPLE A to the Next level by visiting President Buhari  in the Aso Rock Presidential Villa for official endorsement.  The is coming after the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the state, Dapo Abiodun was taken to the president by another Chieftain of the party and former governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba as the authentic candidate for the party in the state which had thus led [Read]

2019: APC Will Lose Ogun Governorship Election – Amosun Insists [READ MORE]

    ABEOKUTA – Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has again stated that Adekunle Akinlade of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) will win this year’s governorship election in the state. Amosun also advised the federal government against deploying soldiers to the state for the polls, even as he assured that the elections would be free of violence in the state. He stated this Monday night at the New Year cross-over fanfare held at Oke-Ilewo in Abeokuta. The governor, who was re-elected in 2015 on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and is running for the Senate on the party’s platform, is backing Mr Akinlade who moved to the [Read]

BUSTED! Ogun APM Guber Candidate, Akinlade indicted in Ogun Revenue Fraud [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Governorship Candidate of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) in Ogun State for the forthcoming Gubernatorial Elections, Hon Adekunle Abdulkadir Akinlade (Triple A) is alleged to have been indicted in massive revenue scam during his time as the SSA taxation to the outgoing governor of the state, Senator Ibikunle Amosun in 2012. Investigations reveal how Hon Akinlade was involved in printing of car number plates outside the Ogun Internal Revenue Service (OGIRS) and printing state government receipts for such transaction without revenue remittance to the purse of the state government. [READ ALSO] 2019: APC Will Lose Ogun Governorship Election, Amosun Insists [READ MORE] An investigative panel set [Read]

Certificate Scandal: I Never Claimed To Have Gotten A Degree From OAU, says Ogun APC Guber Candidate, Dapo Abiodun [READ MORE]

  The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Mr Dapo Abiodun, has reacted to the certificate scandal hanging over his campaign, insisting the whole matter is down to mudslinging. During an appearance on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, Mr Abiodun said he was not worried about the scandal. “There are no issues about my certificate,” he said, adding, “I never claimed to have finished from the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University).” The APC candidate has faced allegations that he submitted conflicting educational qualifications to the Independent National Electoral Commission in 2015 when he ran for Senate and this year in his quest to become governor [Read]

Antar Laniyan, Mr Latin, Saheed Balogun, Ijebu, Other Nollywood Celebrities Attend Amosun’s Senatorial Campaign Flag-off [SEE PHOTOS]

  Popular Nollywood Actors, Mr Latin, Antar Laniyan, Dayo Amusa and many others earlier today Wednesday December 27, 2018 attended and showed enormous support for Governor Ibikunle Amosun as his Ogun Central Senatorial Campaign officially Flagged Off in Abeokuta. The one – time Senator and outgoing governor who has been in power since 2011 and now seeking a ticket back to the upper chamber was noticeably seen in joyous mood as he addressed the cheering crowd while the entertainers and other Nollywood Celebrities present at the occasion added glitz and glamour to the event. See more photos from the event as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]