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(10:52am) At ward 2 PU1, Ila-Orangun LG, the cubicle is well placed and guarded to avoid seeing the choice of the electorates. The first seen in the LGA.

VIDEO: #OsunDecides2018: Party agents caught sharing N2000 to voters

A beneficiary, an elderly woman who spoke with PREMIUM TIMES, said the money is her “right.”

APC candidate Oyetola votes, speaks on likelihood of victory

#OsunDecides2018: APC candidate Oyetola votes, speaks on likelihood of victory

Mr Oyetola cast his vote in his hometown in Iragbiji, Boripe Local Government Area.

SARS

Police rescue Borno APC leader’s abducted son

Gunmen abduct another official’s son, demand ransom.

Bisi Akande votes, speaks on APC's chance

#OsunDecides2018: Bisi Akande votes, speaks on APC’s chance for victory

Bisi Akande arrived at his polling unit, PU 12, Ward 4 of Isedo area in Ila-Orangun local government, at about 10:04 a.m.

Ademola Adeleke addressing journalists

#OsunDecides2018: Adeleke votes, expresses concern over card readers

Mr Adeleke says he believed he will win the election.

Ballot boxes used to illustrate the story.

#OsunDecides2018: Trading of votes ‘strictly prohibited’ — Police Chief

Habila Joshak, the DIG Operations overseeing security efforts for Saturday’s election, says intelligence officers have been planted at polling units.

Ooni denies endorsing any candidate

OsunDecides: Ooni denies endorsing any candidate

The Ooni played host to European Union observers.

OsunDecides: Successes, challenges in INEC’s distribution of electoral materials

Delays are being experienced in some local governments as electoral officials wait for sensitive materials.

#OsunDecides2018: APC, PDP, SDP others battle for Osun governorship

ANALYSIS: OsunDecides: Familiar foes, former allies battle for governorship seat

Forty-eight parties are running but the winner is expected from the Big Five.

Mr Mfon Udeme resigns his appointment as aide to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State

Akwa Ibom governor loses fourth aide

This is the second among the governor’s aides to resign within the past 20 days.

Community holds special memorial service for late Army general, Abisoye

The former Minister of Health died March 17 last year in Lagos.

PIC.19. INEC PRESENTS CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION TO FIVE NEW POLITICAL PARTIES IN ABUJA

Osun Poll: INEC, EFCC vow to prosecute vote buyers, sellers

The governorship election holds on Saturday.

Abiola Ajimobi

I will run for senate – Gov. Ajimobi

Mr Ajimobi represented the Oyo South Senatorial District on the platform of AD from 2003 to 2007.

123 women die during birth in Kaduna in six months — Report

The government identified four major causes responsible for the deaths: haemorrhage, anaemia, sepsis and eclampsia.

NYSC SWEARING-IN CEREMONY IN ZAMFARA

OsunDecides: NYSC warns corps members against partisanship

The official assures that the corps members have been well motivated to perform.

Jumoke Lawoyin,

INTERVIEW – How INEC screened me out of Osun governorship election — NRM Candidate

The female candidate speaks on how she may have been denied a slot on Osun 2019 ballot papers and sundry political matters.

Col. David Bamigboye second from left as Military Governor of Kwara State [photo: OnlineNigeria.Com]

Bamigboye, first military governor of Kwara, dies at 78

He was credited with establishing the Kwara State Polytechnic in 1972.

Shiites Protesters

Police deploy to stop Shiite protest in Abuja

Shiites protested on Thursday, but the police deployed to prevent the protest from turning violent.

APC condemns destruction of Akwa Ibom governor’s campaign billboards

Some billboards promoting Mr Emmanuel’s second term bid were torn into pieces.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Enugu denies stopping issuance of birth certificates by hospitals, churches

The government says it is untrue and should be disregarded.

Keke Napep used to illustrate the story.

Plateau VIO impounds 800 tricycles

Most of the impounded tricycles have been released to their owners after registration.

Nigeria map showing Kebbi State

Kebbi Govt. releases N1.3bn gratuity to state, LG retirees – Official

He appealed to all retirees for their support and understanding.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Why I am probing Buhari’s Senate ally – APC Governor

The governor is also gunning for a Senate seat next year.

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OsunDecides: APC, PDP bicker over violent attacks on loyalists

Both campaigns allege a spontaneous uptick in violent aggression against supporters ahead of elections Saturday.

Mr Prince Akpabio

Akwa Ibom governor nominates another Akpabio’s relative commissioner

A commissioner who was sacked to appease Mr Akpabio, has been reappointed.