ABA NORTH/SOUTH BYE ELECTION: PDP’S EBISIKE DEFEATS MASCOT UZOR KALU IN A LANDSLIDE

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chimaobi Ebisike, as the winner of Saturday, March 27, 2021 bye-election for the Aba North and South Federal constituency seat. Ebisike won with an overwhelming 11,980 votes to defeat his closest rival, Mascot Uzor Kalu of the All Progressives Congress, APC, who garnered 3,489 votes. The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, candidate, polled 1,222 votes to place third, while candidate of the Action Alliance (AA), came a distant fourth position with 78 votes. At…

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UFC MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION, ISRAEL ADESANYA LOSES BMW DEAL OVER RAPE COMMENT

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya recently took to twitter to apologize for an insensitive comment uttered on an Instagram video and directed at fellow fighter Kevin Holland. Adesanya said he “crossed the line” when he threatened that he would “f***ing rape” Holland should they ever fight. Dasani’s comments were met with backlash at home. New Zealand’s Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson, who is also that country’s Minister for Sport, told the media that he would be “making it clear” to Adesanya that there is never a time to make “jokes…

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