As the people of Ekiti State prepare for the June 18, 2022 governorship election in the State, there are influential politicians in the State who have been tipped to contest the election. On the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, the former Governor of the State, Segun Oni has already declared his ambition for the governorship election.
No doubt that politicians are a list of the most influential people in the country, they are not only responsible for making laws, they also oversee that citizens in the country are comfortable. In this article, we will be looking at some prominent Nigerian politicians that have died this year; 2021.
Tonight Headlines: Governor Ortom Reveals Those Who Attacked His Convoy, Senator Escapes Death After Violence-Marred By-Election
Governor Samuel Ortom on Saturday has disclosed that he was attacked by some herdsmen on his farm near Tyo-mu, along Makurdi-Gboko Highway.
ASUU cautions FG on N30bn revitalisation fund, October 31 deadline nears The Academic Staff Union of Universities has cautioned the Federal Government against non-payment of the N30bn revitalisation fund it promised universities. The President of ASUU, Prof Emmanuel Oshodeke, who stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents on Sunday, said government was in the habit of not fulfilling its promises.
The nigeria political arena are not looking favourable to the female of the country, as men are taking all the political power of the country.This has affected the effectiveness of female in the political arms of the country.But some female breaking the odds and are proving to do better the performance of the so called male in the political realms.
Former Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose and Senator representing Ekiti South in the National Assembly,Senator Abiodun Olujimi has finally met in Lagos today to resolve leadership tussle between them.
Senator Abidoun Olujimi Nigerian lawmaker Senator Abiodoun Olujimi is a renowned senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, representing Ekiti South Constituency. In 2005, she was elected as the Deputy Governor of Ekiti State with Governor Ayo Fayose, she is often regarded as one of the most experienced female politician in Nigeria, and we all sure she will definitely get a political seat by 2023. Natasha Hadiza Akpoti Natasha Hadiza Akpoti is a Nigerian barrister, social entrepreneur and politician who was
Governor Kayode Fayemi has condemned in strong terms, the violence that marred Saturday’s bye-election in Ekiti East Constituency 1 of the State House Assembly.The Governor in statement on Saturday night vowed that no one involved in the dastardly act would go unpunished.
It’s an open fact that the most important or trending mainstream political topic in Ekiti State at the moment is who succeeds Dr. Kayode Fayemi as Governor after he must have concluded his term of office in October 2022. Notable Aspirants in the Governorship Race who once served as Deputy Governors in the State includes
Electoral violence is one of the major challenges we face during elections in this country.A lot of lives have been lost, people have been left injured and decapitated due to this form of violence.
.The Ekiti South Development Agenda(ESDA), has condemned in strong terms, the decision of a former House of Representatives member ,Hon.Segun Adekola for accepting to head the campaign committee of Otunba Bisi Kolawole ahead of the 2022 gubernatorial election in Ekiti State.Reacting to the development, the Convener of ESDA, Hon.
A former Senator representing Ekiti South senatorial district, Senator Dayo Adeyeye has decribed former Lagos state Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the best candidate to succeed Mohammadu Buhari.
Headlines News: Three Feared Dead In Ekiti Bye-election; Herders Threatened To capture Me Alive - Ortom
Three feared dead in Ekiti Bye-election.The House of Assembly by-election in Ekiti State turned bloody as suspected political thugs unleashed mayhem on voters and security agents.
‘Gender Equality’ Bill Secondly, Sen. Abiodun Olujimi, representing Ekiti South senatorial district has been pushing for the passage of a ‘Gender Equality Bill’ which she first sponsored in 2016 but was rejected. Although a ‘Gender Equality Bill’ was first sponsored on the floor of the Senate by former Sen. Christiana Anyanwu, who had failed to get the Bill passed during her time in the Nigerian Senate. The Bill, which was later sponsored by Abiodun Olujimi focused on eradicating gender inequali
On Tuesday, October 20, the Senate requested the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retired), to promptly address the nation's latest nationwide youth demonstrations against police brutality and poor governance. The Senate also ordered the police to give the # EndSARS protestors security to avoid the hijacking of their rightful activity by hoodlums and thugs. Senator Biodun Olujimi, representing the Ekiti South constituency and minority leader of the Nigerian Senate, followed up on the Senate resolution
News Headlines: Olujimi reveals what PDP must do to reclaim Ekiti, Boko Haram planning to attack Jos
1.2023: Senator Olujimi reveals what PDP must do to reclaim Ekiti Senator representing Ekiti South at the National Assembly, Chief Biodun Olujimi, has explained what the Peoples’ Democratic Party must do to reclaim the state from the ruling All Progressive Congress during the next gubernatorial and general elections according to Daily Post.
Three persons have been reportedly killed while several others sustained gun shots as political thugs attacked voters and police officers on Saturday's by -election into Ekiti State House of Assembly.
At least three people were killed in the violence that erupted during the by-election for Ekiti East Constituency 1 in the State House of Assembly.A female Police officer is among the three casualties.
Please click on the Follow button above Senator Biodun Olujimi The Senate on Tuesday asked the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to address the nation immediately on the current nationwide protests by youths against police brutality and bad governance. The Senate also directed the police to offer protection to the #EndSARS protesters to prevent hoodlums from hijacking their genuine action. The Senate decision was sequel to a point of order by Senator Biodun Olujimi, a lawmaker representing Ekiti
At the National Assembly on Thursday, Senator Ayo Akinyelure said, casualisation of Nigerian graduates in the Nigerian labour market had become a subject of great concern, as more workers continued to groan under this immoral strategy of cutting cost by employers, rendering them inferior to their counterpart in other countries