The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has won twenty-six seats in the Oyo State House of Assembly.
There are thirty-two seats in the state House of Assembly.
The election to the state House of Assembly was conducted in all the constituencies on Saturday.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Barrister Mutiu Agboke while announcing the winners of the House of Assembly seats at the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Sunday evening, added that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), won five (5) seats.
Agboke said that the Action Democratic Party (ADP) won one seat in the Assembly.
The REC while addressing stakeholders during the collation of the gubernatorial election results, declared that INEC will continue to ensure that the votes of the electorate counted.
Agboke said, “Let me announce that the election of the House of Assembly seats in all the 32 constituencies was successful.
“PDP won 26 seats, APC won 5 seats and ADP won 1 seat.
“Let me reiterate that electorate have nothing to fear in the elections. INEC will continue to ensure that the vote of the electorate count.
“For the record, let me repeat it again, the PDP won 26 seats, APC won 5 seats and ADP won 1 seat.
“I thank all the stakeholders”.
Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu Finally Speaks On 2019 JAMB Results
During a briefing in JAMB headquaters complex in Bwari, Abuja, the Minister for Education, Mallam Adam Adamu praised the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB for showing absolute honesty, transparency and efficiency in executing its role to the Nigeria educational system, NIGERIA NEWS reports.
The Minister said the following on Saturday that, “There is no doubt about it, that the motto of the Board which is Service and Integrity had long visualised the current leadership of the organisation.
Mr. Adamu additionally said, “I, therefore, congratulate Dr Emmanuel Ndukwue, the Chairman of the Governing Board and his team for a wonderful job,’
The Minister, Adamu said that the effort JAMB had executed to curb examination malpractice through taking time to release the UTME result is worthwhile and it’s going to make the public aware that there is consequence for any sort of malpractices carried out even after which they’ve successfully succeed in the act.
The Minister also added that it is disheartening that the examination misconduct are more common among the young ones who are regarded to be the leader of tomorrow. He then said that the Ministry of Education are in supportive of the examination body in the quest to reduced the menace of examination misconduct.
He further added that JAMB have come to lay example for other examination body in the country, and that they are worth emulating. He urged that other examination body to also take the horn to reduce examination misconduct that has been of rampant things across the country.
As per the remodelling of the JAMB headquarter, the JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede said that the project estimatedly cost 46 million naira.
Naija News today 18, Saturday May 2019
Nnamdi kanu the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of travelling to Saudi Arabia to attend to his health.
The President had earlier in a statement through his spokesperson, Garba Shehu, revealed that Buhari would perform the Umrah (lesser pilgrimage) while in the Kingdom. Kanu however, debunked the claim by Shehu in his latest broadcast, stating that “Jubril went for his periodic bodywork & overhauling.
Nigerian man, Olatunde Bakare took to Twitter to celebrate the accomplishment of his wife, Oluwatobi Al-Bakare. Oluwatobi, a Nigerian woman was said to have been commissioned as a Second Lieutenant of the United States Army – at the spring 2019 commissioning ceremony held on Thursday, of the 16th of May.
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi on Friday, said he did not sack any genuine staff of the state. This was stated in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Olayinka Olabode. He said, h was only correcting the blunder made by the immediate former governor of the state, Ayo Fayose.
“Fayemi never sacked anyone. You cannot sack people who are not duly employed in the first place.
“The so-called “recruitments” carried out were obviously mischievous because it neither followed due process nor was it ever completed”
Nigerian’s second citizen, Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Friday have commended the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha for extremely well in the past eight years.
Speaking at the Imo International Exhibition Centre, Owerri, he reassured Nigerians that the government is steadfast in ensuring that all parts of the country are safe.
The Vice President said, “I have gone around the state on several occasions to look at so many projects that the governor has executed. As a matter of fact, on one occasion, we went to see one of the universities that he had just completed.
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In a new video released by him, he was joyous as he danced along with a friend. Recall that, Shoki was beaten by boys organized by one Eleniyan for disrespecting Wizkid on social media, this was what prompted Davido in promising him IM.
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