PDP BETRAYED OUR BROTHER, ADELEKE FAMILY ALLEGES, REJECTS 2022 GUBER TICKET

  Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Deji Adeleke, elder brother to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the September 22, 2018 governorship poll in Osun State,  Ademola Adeleke, on Thursday, said many promises made by the PDP before the family accepted the party’s governorship ticket were not kept. Adeleke, in a statement he signed and obtained in Osogbo on Thursday, declared that his younger brother had no intention to contest the governorship election in the first place. He, however, added that Senator Ademola Adeleke, was prevailed on by the PDP…

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WHY 2 SUPREME COURT JUSTICES WANT ADELEKE SWORN IN AS OSUN GOVERNOR

Two justices of the Supreme Court last Friday delivered dissenting judgments and upheld Senator Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the Osun governorship election. Justices Adamu Galinje and Kumai Akaahs held that Senator Adeleke scored the majority votes in the September 22 governorship election and fulfilled the constitutional requirement to be declared the winner. Justice Galinje held that nullifying the proceedings of the election petitions tribunal on the grounds of the absence of Justice Peter Obiorah on only the proceedings of February 6 without a certified true copy of the…

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TENSION RISES AS SUPREME COURT GIVES JUDGEMENT IN OSUN GUBER CASE JULY 5

Chuks Okocha in Abuja and Yinka Kolawole in Osogbo There is evident tension in Osun State and environs as the people await the Supreme Court judgment on the Osun State governorship election to be delivered on Friday, July 5, between Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This is as a coalition of civil society organisation, Crusade for Greater Nigeria (CGN) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Mohammed Tanko to walk…

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I WILL BE OSUN GOVERNOR NEXT FRIDAY, SAYS ADELEKE

I will be Osun State governor by next Friday ― Adeleke Oluwole Ige – Osogbo / 10 hours ago The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flag bearer in the September 22, 2018, gubernatorial election in Osun, Senator Ademola Adeleke, on Thursday declared he would become the governor of the state by next week Friday. He expressed optimism that the Supreme Court judgment slated for July 5 in the appeal filed against the Court of Appeal ruling that declared incumbent Governor Gboyega Oyetola would be in his (Adeleke) favour. The apex court had fixed…

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OSUN PEOPLE WAITS FOR JUDGEMENT DAY

Nigerians and indeed, the people Osun State are on tenterhooks as they await the Supreme Court verdict in the case between Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the state and Senator Ademola Adeleke, writes Yinka Kolawole The controversy over the Osun State governorship election between Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the state and Senator Ademola Adeleke, will be laid to rest by the Supreme Court, on July 5, 2019. But this has naturally divided the people of the state along their political interests as they argue for and against both parties. Sam Segun-Progress,…

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IMMINENT SUPREME COURT RULING ON OSUN GUBER ELECTIONS: ADELEKE CALLS FOR PRAYERS

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun State 2018 governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has called on his supporters to be prayerful ahead of the Supreme Court judgement, Igbere TV reports. Igbere TV reports that the Supreme Court will on Friday, July 5 deliver judgment in the appeal filed by Adeleke following the Appeal Court ruling in favour of Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement sent to Igbere TV on Friday by Adeleke’s Media Aide, Mr. Olumide Lawal, he called on…

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OSUN GUBER RACE: APC GOES SPIRITUAL AS THEY WAIT SUPREME COURT JUDGEMENT

Ahead of the July 5th fixed by the Supreme Court to deliver judgement in the September 2018 governorship election in Osun State, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is seeking the face of God for the verdict to go in its favour. Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is challenging the return of Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of the APC at the Supreme Court. Already, the Osun State chapter of the ruling party yesterday organised a special prayer session, seeking a favourable judgement at the nation’s apex court. The…

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SUPREME COURT NAMES 5 JUSTICES FOR ADELEKE VS OYETOLA, OSUN GUBER CASE, SETS DATE FOR HEARING

The Supreme Court, on Friday named a five-man panel of judges to deliver judgement in the separate appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Igbere TV reports that Adeleke is challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, in the 2018 Osun State governorship election. Members of the panel are:- (1) Hon Justice Olabode Rhodes Vivour (Chairman) (2) Hon Justice Akhas (3) Hon Hustice Paul…

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SUPREME COURT FIXES DATE TO DELIVER JUDGEMENT ON OSUN GUBER APPEAL BY ADELEKE

The Supreme Court in Abuja will on Monday, June 10, 2019 deliver judgment in the separate appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Igbere TV reports that Adeleke is challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, in the 2018 Osun State governorship election. Igbere TV recalls that the Appeal Court had earlier ruled in favour of Governor Oyetola, after he had appealed the first…

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