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Today's Headlines: PDP Wins Kuje Chairmanship Council Election, Another Rap Icon Dies

FCT: PDP Wins Kuje Chairmanship Council Election:

Following the Chairmanship primary elections of the People Democratic Party (PDP) held in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Chairman of Kuje Area Council, Abdullahi Sabo the winner of the poll.

Ifeanyi Igwe, the Chairman of the electoral committee in the area announced that the delegates in Kuje had endorsed the incumbent Sabo as a consensus candidate along with all serving councilors in the 10 electoral wards.

We’ll Be Law Abiding In Clamour For Oduduwa Republic – Akintoye 

The Ilana Omo Oodua, an umbrella body of Yoruba groups, has said it will continue to be law abiding in its ongoing clamour for self determination.

The leader, Prof Adebanji Akintoye, stated this in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan on Thursday to commend the police on their conduct during the last mega rally.

Professor Akintoye stated that the group is committed to conducting its affairs in a peaceful and orderly manner in the clamour for self-determination of Oduduwa Republic.

Gunmen abduct LG official in Ekiti:

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped Ekiti West local government Supervisor for Agriculture, Ebenezer Busuyi, along Erijiyan Ekiti road.

Busuyi was said to have been waylaid by the gunmen and dragged out of his car.

His car was found along the road with its four doors ajar, in the late hours of Thursday.

Another Rap Icon Dies:

Rap icon, Gregory Jacobs, popularly known as ‘shock G’ was found dead on Thursday, in a hotel room in Tampa, Florida.

According to TMZ, his father, Edward Racker said that what led to the death of his 57-year- old son is unclear but there were no signs of trauma.

Racker further revealed that authorities have begun investigations into circumstances that led to his death.

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