“GET OUT OF MY CABINET NOW!”—BUHARI ORDERS MINISTERS EYEING POLITICAL OFFICES IN 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, directed that all members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) running for elective offices to submit their letters of resignation on or before Monday the 16th of May, 2022. He said: “I expect other members of this council seeking to be President to resign with immediate effect.” Speaking through the Minister of information and Culture, Lai Mohamed, disclosed this on Wednesday during the Federal Executive Council meeting, Buhari said that the directive excludes the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo. Aspirants who are members of the…

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EKITI GOVERNORSHIP 2022: SEGUN ONI, ABIODUN OYEBANJI RUNNING NECK TO NECK SAYS ANAP FOUNDATION POLL

A recent survey conducted for Anap Foundation by NOI Polls Limited shows a close-run race for the Ekiti State governorship seat between the top two aspirants: Abiodun Ayobami Oyebanji of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Olusegun Adebayo Oni of the Social Democratic Party (SDP). The two candidates are running neck and neck. Surprisingly, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate (Olabisi Kayode) is running a distant third. The Ekiti Governorship race can, therefore, correctly be called as a two-horse race between APC and SDP and with PDP running as a…

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SANWO-OLU, ZULUM, ABDULRASAQ UNOPPOSED AS APC ENDS SALE OF NOMINATION FORMS

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday, May 10, closed the sales of its expression of interest and nomination forms to aspirants vying for posts in the 2023 elections. At the close of the sales, three governors elected on the platform of the APC are going into the party’s primaries unopposed. Unlike other governors, Babajide Sanwo-Olu (Lagos), Babagana Zulum (Borno) and AbdulRaham AbdulRasaq (Kwara) have no challengers for the primaries. Meanwhile, Governors Bello Matawalle (Zamfara), Mai Mala Buni (Yobe), Dapo Abiodun (Ogun), Abdullahi Sule (Nasarawa) and Inuwa Yahaya (Gombe)…

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