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Court Upholds Kashamu’s Emergence As Ogun PDP Guber Candidate, Strikes Out Adebutu’s Suit [READ MORE]

  A federal capital territory high court on Monday dismissed the suit filed by Ladi Adebutu to challenge the nomination of Buruji Kashamu as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun state. Kashamu, senator representing Ogun east and Adebutu had been at loggerheads over the governorship ticket of the PDP in the state. In the suit, Adebutu asked the court to declare him the authentic candidate of the party for the March 2 governorship election. While delivering judgement, Ajoke Adepoju, the presiding judge, said the case filed by Adebutu cannot be maintained to declare him the governorship candidate of the PDP. Adepoju said although Adebutu was [Read]

2019: Ogun PDP crisis over as Kashamu finally endorse Adebutu, Directs Supporters to Work for him [READ MORE]

  Buruji Kashamu, senator representing Ogun east, has called on his supporters to work with Ladi Adebutu ahead of the presidential and governorship polls in Ogun state. Kashamu and Adebutu had been at loggerheads over the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Although the party had recognised Adebutu as its candidate, Kasahamu vowed to fight till the end. In December, a court of appeal sitting in Ibadan, Oyo state, reserved judgement in the case between two politicians. But in a statement on Thursday, Kashamu directed his supporters and associates to work with members of Adebutu group in the interest of the party.   “It is [Read]

OGUN PDP: Kashamu, Adebutu disagree as Appeal Court sets aside High Court’s Order [READ MORE]

  The Court of Appeal in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Tuesday declined to pronounce either Senator Buruji Kashamu or a member of the House of Representatives, Oladipo Adebutu, as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State. But the court set aside the order granted by a Federal High Court in Abeokuta, directing the Independent National Electoral Commission to accept and process the list of Ogun State PDP candidates submitted to it by the Chief Adebayo Dayo-led faction of the party for the 2019 general elections. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the Court of Appeal panel resolved the four issues raised for determination in the appeal [Read]

PDP Hails Court’s Validation of Buruji’s Expulsion [READ MORE]

  …Says Ruling Vindicates He is Not PDP Ogun Governorship Candidate The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Thursday’s validation of Senator Kashamu Buruji’s expulsion from the PDP, by a Federal High Court in Abuja, has vindicated our position that he is not PDP’s governorship candidate in Ogun state. It says with the ruling, the validity of Ladi Adebutu, as the PDP governorship candidate in Ogun state is no longer in contention. Given his expulsion from the PDP in July this year, Senator Buruji lost his membership of our party and as such, did not partake in any of our nomination processes; did not purchase the PDP governorship nomination form and [Read]

2019: Buruji Kashamu heads 42-man Atiku Campaign team in Ogun – READ MORE

  Senator Buruji Kashamu is to lead a 42-man campaign team for the Ogun State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for its Presidential Candidate and former Vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2019 Presidential election. The party’s factional Chairman, Engr. Bayo Dayo during the inagauration at the State’s party Secretariat in Abeokuta, named Senator Buruji Kashamu who’s the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial district at the National Assembly as the chairman of the committee together with other selected members of the committee. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that other members of the committee include Engr Bayo Dayo as Deputy Chairman, Semiu Sodipo, Secretary, Kunle Bolujoko, representing [Read]

OGUN 2019: PDP, Ladi Adebutu camp in Disarray as INEC Recognises Kashamu’s Candidates’ List – READ MORE

  …. PDP vows to Appeal decision The Dayo-led committee is believed to be loyal to the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Buruji Kashamu. In the letter dated October 25, 2019, signed by the acting Secretary to the Commission, Mr Okechukwu Ndeche, to Secondus, the Commission stated that the decision was based on the various Federal High Court cases on the true position of the State Executive Committee of the party. He said the commission would abide by them until they were set aside by higher courts. The letter, which was received at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja on Tuesday, read [Read]