Ogun 2019: Finally, Isiaka defects to ADC

 

Laide Raheem, Abeokuta

The Ogun State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2015 general election, Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka, on Friday defected to the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

Isiaka had, last week, written a letter to the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, to announce his resignation from the party.

Announcing his defection at a press conference held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) Abeokuta, he explained that his desire for a credible and crisis free platform that share his personal beliefs and principles to run for governorship in 2019, made him to dump the PDP for ADC.

Isiaka, who also contested for governorship under Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN) in 2011, however, expressed optimism that he would win the 2019 gubernatorial election.

His words: “I cannot afford to betray my supporters, the people of Ogun State and my generation; hence my new platform. I have received inspiration of God and…

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Ogun 2019: Finally, Isiaka defects to ADC

 

Laide Raheem, Abeokuta

The Ogun State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2015 general election, Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka, on Friday defected to the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

Isiaka had, last week, written a letter to the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, to announce his resignation from the party.

Announcing his defection at a press conference held at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) Abeokuta, he explained that his desire for a credible and crisis free platform that share his personal beliefs and principles to run for governorship in 2019, made him to dump the PDP for ADC.

Isiaka, who also contested for governorship under Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN) in 2011, however, expressed optimism that he would win the 2019 gubernatorial election.

His words: “I cannot afford to betray my supporters, the people of Ogun State and my generation; hence my new platform. I have received inspiration of God and…

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Presidency releases facts sheets on Buhari’s achievements in 3 yrs

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja

The presidency has released a fact sheet outlining the achievements of the Muhammadu Buhari administration in three years.

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement, explained that the 41-page document highlights the administration’s successes in the economy, security and the fight against corruption, the three cardinal areas his administration pledged to focus on.

“The document is organised into the following sections: Resetting the Economy; Restoring Growth, Growing What We Eat; Making Business Work; Doing More With Less; Investing In People; New Vision for the Niger Delta; Plugging Leakages; and Justice Reforms,” Shehu said.

“The fact sheet, which will be updated regularly, showcases improving economic indices, rising investment in agriculture and infrastructure, successes in the fight against terrorism, and ongoing efforts to improve security in the North Central.

“In addition, it…

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Presidency releases facts sheets on Buhari’s achievements in 3 yrs

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja

The presidency has released a fact sheet outlining the achievements of the Muhammadu Buhari administration in three years.

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement, explained that the 41-page document highlights the administration’s successes in the economy, security and the fight against corruption, the three cardinal areas his administration pledged to focus on.

“The document is organised into the following sections: Resetting the Economy; Restoring Growth, Growing What We Eat; Making Business Work; Doing More With Less; Investing In People; New Vision for the Niger Delta; Plugging Leakages; and Justice Reforms,” Shehu said.

“The fact sheet, which will be updated regularly, showcases improving economic indices, rising investment in agriculture and infrastructure, successes in the fight against terrorism, and ongoing efforts to improve security in the North Central.

“In addition, it…

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