Alao-Akala, Makinde, 34 others to contest Oyo gubernatorial election -INEC...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Oyo on Friday, released names of the thirty seven gubernatorial candidates and deputy gubernatorial candidates of various political parties that will contest in the 2019 general elections in the state. The candidates’ names were pasted at the premises of the commission’s headquarters located along the Queen Elizabeth-Secretariat Road…

Oyo 2019: Why I rejected APC senatorial ticket – Ex-governor,...

Former Governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) in the 2019 general elections, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, has explained why he rejected the senatorial ticket offered him by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Alao-Akala while speaking with journalists in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Saturday, declared that…

2019: Why Oyo needs experienced politician like me – Ex-governor,...

Former Governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala, on Tuesday insisted that the state was in dire need of an experienced politician like him. Alao-Akala, while speaking with journalists in Ibadan, the state capital, said, “the state needs an experienced and tested leader” like him…

Oyo 2019: 3 lawmakers join Ex-governor, Alao-Akala in ADC…

Three members of the Oyo State House of Assembly on Tuesday announced their defections from their various political parties to join a former governor of the state, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala in the African Democratic Congress (ADC). This was disclosed through a letter read by the Deputy Clerk of the House, Mrs. Felicia Foluke Oyediran during…

Abba Moro, Alao-Akala, Dokpesi, Gbenga Daniel, Olisa Metuh, others on...

It was reported on Saturday, October 13, that 50 Nigerians had been barred from leaving the country as they were under investigation (and in court) for cases of corruption – most of the affected persons are currently facing trial for alleged corrupt practices in different courts. A statement was released by Presidential spokesperson but did not…

2019: ADP Guber Candidate Alao-Akala Picks Prof. Olaiya As Running...

Former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala, the governorship candidate of African Democratic Party (ADP) in Oyo State, has picked Prof. Abideen Olaiya, as his running mate for the 2019 governorship election. This information was contained in a statement signed by Mr Abraham Ojo, Alao-Akala’s Chief Press Secretary and made available to newsmen in Ibadan on Saturday. The…

2019: ADP guber candidate Alao-Akala picks Prof. Olaiya as running...

Former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala, the governorship candidate of African Democratic Party (ADP) in Oyo State, has picked Prof. Abideen Olaiya, as his running mate for the 2019 governorship election. Continue reading 2019: ADP guber candidate Alao-Akala picks Prof. Olaiya as running mate at Vanguard News. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Oyo 2019: Ex-governor, Alao-Akala picks Abideen Olaiya as running mate…

Former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), on Friday announced Professor Abideen Olaiya as his running mate ahead of the 2019 general elections. Alao-Akala in a statement signed by one of his aides, Barrister Abraham Ojo, said he arrived at this decision after due…

Oyo ADP picks Alao-Akala as gubernatorial candidate…

The immediate past governor of Oyo State, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala has been picked as the gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) for the 2019 general elections. Alao-Akala earlier pulled out of the APC gubernatorial primaries in the state.  The party announced this at its state secretariat located at Coca-Cola area of Ibadan,…

Alao-Akala to boycott Oyo APC guber primary, gives reason…

A former governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, Saturday insisted that he will not be part of the tomorrow’s governorship primary election in the state. Alao-Akala in a statement obtained by DAILY POST, said that the reason he would shun the primary election was because…

Oyo 2019: Ajimobi’s camp reacts to Alao-Akala’s reason for pulling...

Bolaji Tunji, the Special Adviser to Governor Abiola Ajimobi on Communications and Strategy, has reacted to claims by ex-governor Adebayo Alao-Akala, alleging that Ajimobi had perfected plans to impose one Mr. Olasunkanmi Tegbe as the All Progressives the former, APC, standard bearer in the 2019 governorship election in Oyo State. Alao-Akala had also accused Ajimobi…

Ajimobi’s imposition of Tegbe, beginning of end of Oyo APC...

FORMER Governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao Akala has announced his non-participation in Sunday’s primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Alao Akala, who spoke with Nigerian Tribune, hinged his decision on plans perfected by Governor Abiola Ajimobi to tailor the primaries in favour of one of the aspirants, Mr Olasukanmi Tegbe….