Tag: Audu Abubakar

Proportion
Adebayo EmuleomoJune 11, 2016

Yahaya Bello names Kogi University after Audu Abubakar

Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello has renamed the Kogi State University after late Prince Audu Abubakar, the first civilian ...

Proportion
Dele BenjaminJune 6, 2016

Just In: Faleke fails in bid to unseat Yahaya Bello

The deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the November 21, 2015 governorship election in Kogi state, James ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuDecember 21, 2015

It’s official! James Faleke will not go down without a fight

James Faleke, the running-mate to the late Abubakar Audu, has filed a petition at the Kogi State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal. ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuDecember 8, 2015

‘Those who ‘matter’ in Audu’s camp are already working for me’ – Kogi governor-elect

Kogi State governor-elect, Yahaya Bello, says the political crises in the state is a family affair, and as such, he ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuDecember 2, 2015

Kogi election: Why Faleke may be compelled to serve as Bello’s running mate

James Faleke, the All Progressives Congress’ deputy governorship candidate to the late Audu Abubakar, is in the fight of his life. ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 30, 2015

‘I’m governor-elect, I won’t be Bello’s running mate’ | Faleke vows to defy APC

James Faleke, the running mate of the deceased Audu Abubakar, in the November 21 Kogi governorship election, has rejected the ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 30, 2015

BREAKING: APC officially selects Bello as replacement for Audu Abubakar

The All Progressives Congress has officially presented Alhaji Yahaya Bello as its replacement for the late Prince Abubakar Audu in Saturday’s supplementary ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 30, 2015

Opinion: The illegality of father to son succession in Kogi

In the prevalence of reason, justice and law the current trend in Kogi election as re-emphasized an entrenched gerontocratic disposition ...

Proportion
Op-Ed EditorNovember 30, 2015

Deji Adeyanju: Audu’s votes in Kogi election are dead and long buried with him

INEC was wrong by asking APC to substitute late Abubakar Audu with a new candidate. INEC will also be wrong to ...

Proportion
Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 29, 2015

Kogi election: How Igala youth protested APC’s ‘rumoured’ selection of Yahaya Bello (PHOTOS)

After news spread that Yahaya Bello, popularly known as ‘Fair Plus’, had been selected as candidate of the All Progressives ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 29, 2015

Kogi election: ‘We are still consulting’ |’You have 48 hours’ | Between INEC and APC

While controversy rages-on regarding the successor to Prince Audu Abubakar, the late governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2015

‘Declare me Kogi governor-elect’ | Crisis beckons, as James Faleke writes INEC, APC

The Kogi state governorship crises has unfurled aplenty in just a week since inception. It all started with the declaration ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2015

Audu Abubakar’s son nominated as governorship candidate by Kogi APC

Mohammed Audu, the 43-year-old first son of deceased Abubakar Audu, has been nominated to replace his father as the governorship ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2015

Kogi election: PDP has 2 cards to play while Governor Wada heads to court

The leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party held a meeting on Wednesday night, to discuss their course of action regarding ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2015

One of these 5 will replace Audu Abubakar as Kogi governorship candidate

The All Progressives Congress is set to select a replacement for the deceased Kogi governorship candidate, Audu Abubakar. Audu died on ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2015

‘I don’t know if Prince Audu was poisoned’ – Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye ‘cannot say’ for sure, if the deceased candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Kogi State 2015 ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 25, 2015

Buhari wanted INEC to ‘declare a dead candidate as governor of Kogi’ – Fayose

Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 24, 2015

No free-ride for Faleke! APC to conduct new primaries for Audu’s replacement

The All Progressives Congress, APC, will conduct another primary election to elect a replacement for deceased Prince Abubakar Audu, the candidate in the inconclusive Kogi ...

Proportion
Op-Ed EditorNovember 24, 2015

Opinion: The repercussion of Audu Abubakar’s alliance with the evil spirit of Bourdillon

The politicking that characterized the build-up to the governorship election in Kogi state may be unbeknownst to many, leaving for ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 24, 2015

INEC announces date for Kogi supplementary election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released an official statement regarding the Kogi governorship election. The electoral body had ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 24, 2015

APC will be allowed to substitute Audu with another candidate – AGF reveals

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said that the All Progressives Congress, will ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 23, 2015

No resurrection! Prince Abubakar Audu buried at last

Former Kogi governor, Audu Abubakar, has been buried in his hometown of Ogbonicha. As opposed to widespread reports that the late ...

Proportion
Op-Ed EditorNovember 23, 2015

Opinion: The death of Prince Audu and solution to the Kogi legal logjam

The death of Prince Audu, Governorship candidate of the APC in the inconclusive Kogi Governorship Poll, held on Saturday 21st ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 23, 2015

These are the 4 different versions of how Prince Audu Abubakar died

Until there’s an official announcement of the accurate cause of the death of Prince Audu Abubakar, speculations and near-truths are ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 23, 2015

While we await a decision, meet James Faleke, the man who may yet become Governor of Kogi

James Abiodun Faleke is the running mate of the deceased Kogi governorship candidate, Audu Abubakar, and if it’s decided that ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 22, 2015

BREAKING: Audu Abubakar defeats Idris Wada to win Kogi governorship election

Audu Abubakar of the All Progressives Congress has defeated incumbent governor, Idris Wada, of the Peoples Democratic Party, to win ...

Proportion
Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 21, 2015

APC candidate, Audu Abubakar, wins his polling unit

Audu Abubakar, the candidate of All Progressive Congress, in the Kogi governorship election, has won his polling unit. Audu won polling ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2015

#KogiDecides: ‘Voters running to collect money’ in 2 polling units

Voters in the ongoing gubernatorial election in Kogi state, are being induced by party agents. According to observers on ground, ...

Proportion
Ada IgboanugoNovember 21, 2015

Photos of Audu Abubakar, Idris Wada and wife during accreditation

Voting has commenced in the Kogi state governorship elections. While the accreditation of All Progressives Congress candidate, Audu Abubakar, was seamless, ...

Proportion
Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2015

YNaija Editorial: Kogi elections to serve as litmus test for President Buhari and INEC

Today, the people of Kogi head to the polls to select a new governor for the state, for the next ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail