Ekiti Guber Tussle: Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory

Nigeria's apex court, the Supreme Court, has dismissed a case by former Governor of Ekiti, Segun Oni, challenging the victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi as the Governor of the state. Oni, who had earlier been booted out of office by the Appeal Tribunal, upholding the victory of Fayemi in the 2007 governorship election, had again … Continue reading Ekiti Guber Tussle: Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory

Govs are too powerful — Igini

Having seen it all as one of the Independent National Electoral Commissioners, and having played a role in foiling rigging strategies by incumbent Governors in some states, Resident Commissioner for Cross River State, Mr Mike Igini, has said, “our governors are too powerful.” This he said while expressing the need to address the excessive display … Continue reading Govs are too powerful — Igini