Lagos Guber: Intimidation, harassment by thugs will be resisted – LP’s Rhodes-Vivour vows
Mr Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, governorship candidate of the Labour Party, has vowed that political thugs threatening to attack supporters of the Labour Party in the coming poll would be resisted.
Rhodes-Vivour, who spoke on Channels Television on Thursday, opined that he is currently working on how to ensure that voters who would be casting their ballots on March 18 are secured.
The LP candidate alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC, administration had empowered more thugs and touts across the state.
He said, “My focus now is on security and ensuring that people come out to vote and they are not intimidated or harassed because any form of intimidation or harassment will be met with resistance." It’s just that simple.
“This government has run unaccountably for over two decades. They’ve empowered agberos, touts, and thugs with so much violence. "And they have not been brought to book.”
Osun: APC has mobilized thugs for guber poll – PDP
The Osun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has mobilised thugs in various parts of the state in readiness for the Saturday, July 16, 2022, gubernatorial election.The Osun PDP also revealed that the information it allegedly received indicated that the influx of the armed men and women was intended to violently disrupt the peaceful conduct of the poll.In a press statement signed by Akindele...
Abia Guber: APC candidate, Ikechi Emenike loses LG to LP’s Otti
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Osun Guber: Adeleke reacts after losing to Oyetola at tribunal, vows to appeal jugdement
Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, has reacted to his defeat at the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo.The tribunal on Friday, upturned Adeleke’s win at the July 16th 2022 governorship polls.However, in a statement signed by his spokesman, Mallam Olawale Rasheed, the governor described it as a miscarriage of justice.The statement read: “The Executive Governor of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has described the judgment of t...
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