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Osun: Facts behind the electoral returns, by Tunde Rahman

The dust raised by the Osun State governorship election seemed to have settled down a bit to permit a deep interrogation of all that...
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Osun rerun: PDP agent stabbed, journalists, observers harassed as thugs besiege polling unit; 16...

There was palpable tension in Osogbo on Thursday during the rerun election as some thugs besieged Alekuwodo area of Osogbo. Ward 5 Unit 17 Polling...
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Osun rerun: SDP chief disagrees with Omisore, says ‘we can’t align with APC; state...

Dr Adetokunbo Pearse, Chairman, Strategy and Mobilisation, Social Democratic Party (SDP), South-West zone, on Wednesday, said that it was not feasible for the party...
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Osun guber: APC Campaign Council slams PDP for grandstanding, hails poll’s conduct

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council for the 2018 Osun Governorship Election has described as excessive grandstanding the call by the Peoples Democratic Party...
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Osun governorship rerun: INEC, security agencies must stop PDP’s vote-buying, says APC

The aftermath of Saturday’s inconclusive Osun State governorship election has confirmed the vow of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to deploy all ‘means, schemes,...
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Inconclusive poll: Seven polling units to decide Adeleke, Oyetola’s fate September 27

Prof. Joseph Fuwape, the Returning Officer for the September 22 Osun State governorship election, has declared the poll inconclusive. Fuwape, who is the Vice-Chancellor of...
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Osun: Police confirm arrest of three suspects for vote buying, recover N720,000

Three suspects were arrested on Saturday for vote buying during the Osun State governorship election. The suspects are Muriat Olalekan, 61, Hamzat Muniru, 65...
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Osun poll: Security agents monitor use of smart phones at polling units

Security agents attached to polling units in Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State are monitoring the use of smartphones by voters. In some of the...
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Osun poll witnesses high turnout amid tight security

There was high turnout on Saturday as residents of Osun State headed to their polling units to vote in the governorship election. A high turnout...
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WILPF Nigeria launches observation programme for Osun poll

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Nigeria (WILPF Nigeria) has launched its observation programme for the Osun State Election to be held...