South West

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose speaking after voting

Fayose taunts Amosun over protege’s defeat in Ogun

Mr Fayose accuses the outgoing Ogun governor of helping to rig at the last Ekiti governorship poll.


Dapo Abiodun Wins Ogun Governorship Election

Mr Abiodun led with 241,670 votes against his closest rival, Adekunle Akinlade, of Allied Peoples Movement (APM) who scored 222,153 votes.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Election: Oyo police debunk rumours of more killings

The police in a press statement made available to PREMIUM TIMES said there is no truth in the stories making the rounds.

Seyi Makinde, Oyo PDP governorship candidate

PDP’s Seyi Makinde wins Oyo governorship election

The PDP defeats APC with 157,639 votes.

Seyi Makinde, Oyo PDP governorship candidate

Elections: PDP wins majority seat in Oyo House of Assembly

The PDP won 26 of the total assembly seats, while the ruling APC managed to win five of the seats.

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal [Photo: The Guardian Nigeria]

Lagos police arrest 20 suspected cultists

The suspects reportedly clashed during the governorship election in Ijora.

Jimi Agbaje, the gubernatorial candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, answering questions at the townhall meeting held st Lekki.

Ambode, Agbaje congratulate Lagos governor elect, Sanwo-Olu

Mr Sanwo-Olu scored 739,445 votes to defeat Mr Agbaje who polled 206,141 votes

The governorship candidate of Allied Peoples Movement, (APM), Adekunle Akinlade

APM rejects Ogun governorship poll results

The party’s governorship candidate is backed by Gov. Amosun.

Jide Sanwo-Olu

It’s Official: APC’s Sanwo-Olu wins Lagos governorship

Babajide Sanwo-Olu scored 739,445 votes to defeat Jimi Agbaje of the Peoples Democratic Party who polled 206,141 votes

Seyi Makinde

PDP’s Seyi Makinde on course to win Oyo governorship election

Mr Makinde has won 27 out of the 32 local government areas declared so far, with 150,000 votes ahead of his closest challenger.

Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State [Photo: The Guardian Nigeria]

Ogun Governorship: APC defeats Amosun’s candidate in governor’s local govt

Mr Amosun was suspended from the APC last week for supporting the APM in state elections in Ogun.

Bush cleared by INEC officials before voting

INEC officials held hostage in Ogun – REC

He said any party that has issues with the results should approach the tribunal.


APC wins Odo-Otin Constituency in Osun Assembly election

Osun State is one of the seven states where governorship election did not hold on Saturday.

Map of Nigeria showing Ondo State

PDP floors APC in Ondo senatorial race

The election was declared inconclusive on February 23.

Adebayo Adelabu

Oyo governorship: APC candidate Adelabu loses own local govt

The APC candidate in Oyo lost in his local government by over 11,000 votes.

Map showing states affected by election violence and ballot box snatching (NAN)

Election violence, ballot box snatching in Ondo, Oyo, others – Agency

There was an increase in the numbers of reported cases in two states over those during the February 23 polls.

Voting in Rivers state

APC wins two House of Assembly seats in Badagry

The returning officer also announced that ABP scored 101; AD 400; ADC 107;
ADP 131, while DPP netted 16 votes.

Desmond Elliot

Desmond Elliot wins Lagos State assembly seat

Desmond Elliot was first elected in 2015.

A Elderly voter being accredited, at Sekonanear Ife, during the 2018 Osun state Governorship Election on Saturday (22/9/18). 05010/23/9/18/Timothy Adeogodiran/JAU/NAN

APC candidate wins Ife Central assembly seat

Mr Hezekiah of the APC scored 18, 581 votes.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Ijebu-Ode

APC candidate wins Ijebu-Ode State Constituency seat

The APC candidate polled 10,180 votes.

Locally made guns used to illustrate the story

Elections: Another person shot dead in Ibadan

A lawmaker was earlier shot dead in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

Temitope Olatoye

What we’ll do about Oyo lawmaker’s murder – Police

The lawmaker, Temitope Olatoye, popularly called Sugar, was shot dead on Saturday.