Yiaga Africa alleges vote-buying, other challenges during Ekiti election

As the gubernatorial election in Ekiti State is about rounding up, an election monitoring group under the auspices of Yiaga Africa has revealed some preliminary reports concerning the keenly contested poll. In its findings undertaken by over 300 adhoc staff deplored to monitor the exercise on Saturday witnessed Vote buying in Alowodolu/Ojo – The Apostolic … Continue reading Yiaga Africa alleges vote-buying, other challenges during Ekiti election

How voters in Ekiti allegedly sold their rights for N500

Mr. Paul James, an Election observer in Ekiti State, from YIAGA, has insisted that people sold their votes during Saturday’s governorship election for as low as N500. James told the BBC Hausa Service on Saturday that from March 2022 till date, money and other items were given to people during political occasions. According to him, … Continue reading How voters in Ekiti allegedly sold their rights for N500

How APC rigged Sunday’s governorship election in Ekiti State

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected declaration by the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) that Kayode Fayemi, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State. Declaring Fayemi winner, on behalf of INEC, Professor Idowu Olayinka, the Returning Officer and Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, … Continue reading How APC rigged Sunday’s governorship election in Ekiti State