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I Will Challenge Fayemi’s Victory in Court, Says Election is ‘MOST AUDACIOUS ROBBERY’- Olusola

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Professor Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, has vowed to challenge the victory of the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, at the Election Petitions Tribunal. Olusola described Fayemi’s victory as “the most audacious electoral robbery of our recent history.” Addressing a news conference in his office on Sunday, Olusola claimed that he won the election with more than 70 per cent of valid votes cast in the 16 council areas and vowed to reclaim his ‘mandate’ by judicial means. He alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) leveraged on federal might to pervert the electoral process, [Read]

BREAKING: Fayemi wins Ekiti election with 197, 462 votes

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) candidate in the Ekiti governorship election, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has won the governorship election according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in majority of the 16 local councils in the state. Fayemi, though, has not been declared the winner by the INEC yet as at PRESS TIME which is as a result of an observation about an alleged inducement of voters in the election raised by an agent of the PDP. The INEC results, showed that Fayemi polled 197,459 votes. His PDP rival Professor Olusola Eleka got 178,121 votes. Eleka won in his local council of Ikere-Ekiti, Emure, Efon and Ado-Ekiti. [Read]

EKITI 2018: Tension rises as security deployment worries Ekiti residents

Residents of Ekiti State have expressed deep concerns over the tension currently building up in the state following plans by the Federal Government to deploy about 30, 000 security personnel for the Saturday’s governorship election. A cross-section of stakeholders, who spoke to newsmen, said the development was heightening tension and creating fears in the minds of the people. A commercial car operator in Ikere, Ajibola Idowu, described the idea of moving such large number of security agents to the state as ill-advised, arguing that it would automatically give an impression that there would be unavoidable clashes on Election Day. He said, “I have made up my mind to relocate my [Read]

EKITI 2018: Ondo State Governor, Akeredolu allegedly donates $6.5m (N2.27bn) to Fayemi for Ekiti Election

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that despite denial that he did not promise to fund the governorship aspiration of Dr. Kayode Fayemi with two months allocation of his State, the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has donated a sum of N2.27 billion into Fayemi’s campaign fund, source in the known revealed to our source. Dr. Fayemi is the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. The $6.5 million (about N2.27bn), which was termed “First Commitment” was allegedly paid into Fayemi’s bank account in Accra, Ghana last week Friday. The source disclosed that the cash was moved from the Ghana bank account of a friend [Read]

EKITI 2018: Fayose Raises Alarm Over Plot To Implicate Him And PDP Leaders With Murder READ MORE HERE >>>

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has raised the alarm over alleged plot by the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the State, Dr Kayode Fayemi to implicate him and some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with murder. According to the governor, the plan to implicate him and other PDP chieftains was taken at a meeting held in Isan-Ekiti, the hometown of Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the flag bearer of the APC in the July 14, 2018 governorship election where a certain thug popularly known as Agbara was assigned with the task of carrying out the sinister plot of killing people and dumping their corpses in houses belonging [Read]

EKITI 2018: Blame Ondo Governor, Akeredolu, Fayemi for return of Bloodshed to Ekiti – Lere Olayinka READ MORE HERE >>>

Yesterday (Friday June 1), the Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi invaded Ekiti State with armed policemen and thugs, throwing the State that has been peaceful since the advent of Governor Ayodele Fayose’s government into bloodshed. Akeredolu led the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi to Ekiti in a show of federal might and in the process, seven people were hit by police bullets.   At the APC secretariat, one of the mobile policeman, was said to be using his gun to push away the thugs brought from Ondo State and the hoodlums in turn dragged [Read]