Forty-eight hours after the convoy of the gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, was attacked in the Ojoo area of Ibadan, in which one person was injured and a vehicle was damaged, the ruling All Progressives Congress lost one of its supporters in Igboora, Ibarapaland, on Saturday.
The PDP candidate in a statement signed by Prince Dotun Oyelade, his Media Aide, alleged that the government who should enforce peace and the Governor who should be the Chief Security Officer have abandoned their roles and become partisan.
He said, “While it is a fact that I had addressed the issue of political violence and thuggery in the course of the on-going campaign, it has become even more urgent on my part, that a formal pronouncement be made to drive home the implication of ...
At the last count, he said that criminally-minded members of the opposition had attacked the convoy of the APC governorship candidate, Chief Adebayo Adelabu; State Chairman, Chief Akin Oke; candidate for Ido/Ibarapa East Federal Constituency, Prof...
The debate which is currently ongoing at the Professor Theophilus Ogunlesi Hall, opposite the University College Hospital (UCH) in Ibadan, the state capital is being organised by the corporation to allow the candidates to tell the people about the...
DAILY POST recalls that no fewer than two people died, while several others were injured when the campaign train of the APC candidate was attacked Saturday evening.
Four out of the thirty-nine gubernatorial candidates jostling to succeed the incumbent governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Friday engaged each other in a live debate and promised the people what they intend to do when elected.
Dorothy Obasi, and many others that were given match cuts by thugs at a campaign rally that took place at Afikpo South Local Government Area, the hometown of the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC,
All Progressives Congress supporters in Oyo State, on Thursday, teamed up with the state sanitary officers to clean the streets in a show of solidarity with the governorship candidate of the party, Adebayo Adelabu.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, has urged the electorate to vote out the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming election.
Hoodlums have attacked the campaign train of Tajudeen Adefisoye, popularly known as ‘Small Alhaji’, candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) of Ifedore/Idanre Federal Constituency in Ondo State.
The party in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Monday by its Publicity Secretary, Dr. Abdulazeez Olatunde, said that “Makinde’s absence was to shield his deficiency and lack of programmes for Oyo state forward”, stressing that “the debat...
Some hoodlums suspected to be members of the opposition parties in Oyo state on Sunday attacked the Omi Adio Ibadan home and campaign office of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), candidate for Ido/Ibarapa East federal constituency, Profes...
A man identified as Benjamin Dialysis has been reported dead at Ipogun in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State when the campaign train of the candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP for the Ifedore/Idanre Federal Constituency in the s...
However, the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Chike Oti, confirmed the attack but was quick to add that those involved in the disturbance were not hoodlums but Agbaje’s supporters.
The development prompted the state government to release a statement through the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Christian Ita, directing the Police Commissioner to begin a stop and search on all political campaign vehicles for illegal arms.
The National Chairman of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) Chief Dan Nwuanyawu on Tuesday warned that Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state would be held responsible should any unfortunate thing happens to Hon.
Two people lost their lives, while several others sustained injuries when political thugs got into a clash in Igboora, Oyo State.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Iwo Federal Constituency, Osun State, has condemned in totality alleged attacks on some traditional rulers, following the visit of Nigeria’s vice-president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo to the town on Friday.
Adelabu made this declaration while speaking in an interview with DAILY POST on Sunday in Ibadan, the state capital.
Hoodlums suspected to be hired by the opposition, on Saturday, invaded the All Progressive Congress rally in Tungbobiri community in the Sagbama Local Government Area, killing one person and injuring 16 others.