Ondo poll: We’re not part of Jegede’s loss probe —PDP

Ondo poll: We’re not part of Jegede’s loss probe —PDP

PRESS STATEMENT. RE: PDP LEADERS LAMENT DEFEAT IN ONDO, SET UP COMMITTEE TO PROBE LOSS. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ondo State Chapter wishes to dissociate itself from the meeting of South West PDP “leaders” who converged in Lagos to review the outcome of the Ondo Gubernatorial Election amongst other issues. In the first place, it is no news that, our party and candidate at the Election Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, have approached the Elections…

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Fuel price hike: Buhari’s  Govt suffocating Nigerians —PDP

Fuel price hike: Buhari’s  Govt suffocating Nigerians —PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to reverse the increase in the pump price of fuel which increased from N159 to N170 per liter. The party in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Friday in Abuja, rejected the increase describing it as unbearable to Nigerians. Ologbondiyan said it was also unacceptable given the prevailing economic crunch already confronting Nigerians. He said that the PDP insisted…

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Super Eagles escaped with 4-4 draw in Sierra Leone’s historic fightback

Super Eagles escaped with 4-4 draw in Sierra Leone’s historic fightback

The Leone Stars of Sierra Leone staged a remarkable comeback to draw 4-4 with the Super Eagles in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin Edo state. Super Eagles,three-time African Champions got on the score sheet before allowing the visitors equalized the goals. The Eagles scored four-goal before the first half through a brace from Alex Iwobi and strikes from Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze. The hard fighting…

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Ex-Ondo AG Olatubora, ICPC Chair top list of new SANs

Ex-Ondo AG Olatubora, ICPC Chair top list of new SANs

The Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee has elevated 72 lawyers to the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria. At the 143rd plenary session of the Committee held on Friday in Abuja, the legal practitioners were awarded the rank as a mark of excellence and for having distinguished themselves as Advocates and Academics. The new appointees whose swearing-in ceremony has been fixed for December 14 consist of 62 Advocates and 10 from the Academia. The appointees…

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