Ekiti State

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 22nd, 2014
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By Peter Claver Oparah Nothing can best demonstrate the danger starring democracy in the land, with PDP’s desperation to retain power by all means than the official reaction of Governor Rauf Aregbesola to his resounding defeat of the PDP and its gubernatorial candidate, Iyiola Omisore in the epic Aug...
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Aug 8th, 2014
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At an interactive meeting held by the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega and the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abah with the governorship candidates and political party representatives in Osun State at Osogbo yesterday. At the meeting it was...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2014
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By Joe Igbokwe History has shown that we forget things easily in Nigeria. We do not remember things easily, we do not look at past events, and we move on as if yesterday never existed. Nigeria has gone through a chequered history, seen many wars, seen many tragedies and recorded sordid and awkward ev...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 5th, 2014
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By Reuben Abati President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan declared Monday in Washington DC that the days when a few politicians, acting in concert with their hirelings and thugs, can hijack voters cards and other electoral materials, and manipulate the outcome of elections to their personal advantage are gon...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2014
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By Bisi Akande Distinguished Party Leaders, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is noble to work to live. When a man wakes up daily to work, his aim is to gather resources to buy his needs like air-conditioners, drinks, foods, housing, clothes and some luxuries. If suddenly he realises that armed robbers are at...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 23rd, 2014
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By Phillip Nwogu It is a shame that Reuben Abati has chosen to be on the side of a sinking navy instead of calling a May Day warning. He has chosen not to be on the side of historical positivism when the drums of history start beating. What shall we say of shameful and pitiable [...]
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 21st, 2014
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By Abiodun Komolafe Omisore knows himself; he is temperamental and cannot withstand hot argument in debate. What do you expect of a man who slapped Senator Isiaka Adeleke over primary election and told him if he insists to participate in the PDP primary, blood will flow? What do you expect of a man w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 16th, 2014
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By Ologun Ayodeji We are proud today that the world through the election in Ekiti perceives Nigeria as now a vibrant of democracies in the committee of Nations. It is a fact that our stature during the last decade has been bubbling up and down, not because of the strains of pressures that have come [...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 11th, 2014
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By Kehinde Sogunle The revelry and ecstasy about the recent elections in Ekiti State have thrown up many seemingly important issues that there would be a tendency to underplay the fundamental, given the characteristic surface analysis and group think of our society. There are several issues we need t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 2nd, 2014
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By Okoi Obono-Obla On the 16th March, 2005, the then Governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose and his Deputy, Mrs. Biodun Olujimi, were overwhelmingly impeached by the Ekiti State House of Assembly after they were found guilty of charges of corruption. In an ironic twist on the 21st June, 2014, ...