OYO 2019: I WILL TAKE OVER FROM AJIMOBI SAYS COMMUNICATIONS MINISTER, SHITTU

By Adeola Badaru IBADAN— THE race for the next occupier of the Agodi Government House in Oyo State is getting tougher, as the Minister of Communications,  Adebayo Shittu, has reaffirmed his commitment to take over from the incumbent Governor Abiola Ajimobi as the next governor of the state in 2019. The minister dropped the hint, weekend, while featuring on a private radio programme in the state capital, monitored by Vanguard, where he said, other gubernatorial aspirants in the All Progressives Congress in the state would join him in winning the…

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2019: SEE THOSE ANGLING TO SUCCEED KWARA GOV AHMED

The race for governor in Kwara State has begun. Ahead of the 2019 general elections, some politicians interested in taking a shot at the seat have started oiling their political machinery. Kwara State politics is dominated by the late Dr Olusola Saraki’s political dynasty. So, whoever would emerge as the next governor is likely to enjoy the blessing of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, a scion of the Saraki dynasty. As at the last count, no fewer than 15 persons under the banner of the All Progressives Congress (APC)…

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PDP FORMER MINISTERS MEET TODAY ON 2019

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja Some former ministers who served under the regime of the Peoples Democratic Party are meeting in Abuja on Monday (today), The PUNCH learnt on Sunday night. The meeting, according to its agenda sighted by our correspondent in Abuja on Sunday, indicated that the former ministers would deliberate on the future of the party.   The meeting is to be attended by all former ministers who served in the regimes of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, late Umaru Yar’Adua and Dr. Goodluck Jonathan. However, those who have resigned from…

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