2019 Poll: Hon. Agboola Ajayi, Deputy Governor Of Ondo State, Condoles Family’s Deceased Corps Member

It was earlier learnt on sunday, that Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi sympathised with the family of the late corps member, Ibrahim Okanlawon, who died during a boat mishap at Agadagba-Obon in Ese-Odo local government area of the state during the last Saturday State Assembly election.

The decased, who served as one of the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) Ad Hoc Staff, with his colleagues, were said to be returning from Ward two in Agadagba-Obon after completing their duty before the urgly incident occurred.

Seven others who survived the boat mishap but sustained various degree of injuries were switfly taken to a community health centre in Ese-Odo.

Bu Ajayi on Sunday Morning led the victims to the Gani Fawehinmi Health Diagnosis Centre in Ondo Kingdom for a proper treatment.

The Deputy Governor, who is an indigene of Ese-Odo, also directed the medical personnel at the hospital to give a proper medical care to the victims.

Speaking with reporters, Ajayi, who was accompanied by the local government chairman of Ese-Odo, Hon. Ojo Omolewa said he was saddened by the death of Ibrahim, adding that the nation had lost one of its talent and productive young man, while serving his fatherland

He extended his condolences to the familiy of Ibrahim and his friends on behalf of the state government praying that God will comfort them and that they won’t witness such calamity again

Ajayi also condoled with the management of NYSC, particularly in Ondo State.

The Deputy Governor, however prayed for the quick recovery of the victims, who survived the boat mishap but sustained injuries.



Elections: EFCC Arest Mr. Abdulkareem Abdulsalem, Over Buying Of Votes

MainNews corespondent learnt, that A middle aged man, Mr. Abdulkareem Abdulsalem, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin zonal office, for sharing money to voters at unit 7, Kwara State College of Education in Ilorin.

Recall that the commission had earlelier promised to work with other security agencies to ensure a free, fair and credible election.

2019: Governorship Election – Results From Various Poll Unit |MainNews Nigeria

By ,Hannah Tsado (FPR)

It was learnt that, after the governorship and legislative elections in Nigeria on Saturday March 9, results has started coming in from polling units across the country.

The governorship election took place in 29 states while state assembly polls held in all the country’s 36 states.

It is understood that the governorship elections are being contested by 1,158 candidates across Africa’s most populous nation.

However, the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are the front runners in most of the 29 states.

We hereby bring you updates of the official results as announced by officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at the various polling units in Nigeria.

Borno state – PU 008 at Old International Primary School, Damboa Road, Maiduguri.

APC: 497

PDP: 14

Zamfara state – Sambo secondary school, Tudun Wada, Gusau

PU 001

APC: 81

PDP: 22

PU 003

APC: 71

PDP: 30

PU 006

APC: 115

PDP: 52

PU 043

APC: 84

PDP: 30

PU 031

APC: 217

PDP: 48

Let’s rush to Zamfara state…

PU 017, Tudun Fulani ward, Ungoggo LGA, Kano

PDP: 125

APC: 78

Unit 006 Ile -epo Oke-Odo Polling Unit in Alimosho LGA

APC: 77

PDP: 17

Let’s go back to Lagos state, Nigeria’s commercial capital…

Governor Samuel Ortom fully in charge of polling unit

PU 004, Nzorov ward

APC: 0

PDP: 732

Ndatagi polling unit North Bank, Makurdi, Benue state

PDP: 19

APC: 159

PU 012, Pessu health center (council dispensary), Warri south LGA, Delta state.

PDP: 137

APC: 23

We understand that Seyi Makinde of the PDP has won his polling unit.

PU 001, Ward 11, Ibadan north east:

PDP: 165

APC: 71

PU 018, Ward 6, Ajeromi Ifelodun LGA, Lagos state

APC – 48

PDP – 18

AAC – 2

ADP – 1

APA – 1


Number of Registered Voters – 606

Number of accredited voters – 88

PU 004 in Lagos Central, Apapa

APC 73

PDP 66

Epe LGA in Lagos

PDP 33

APC 198

AD 1




Polling Unit 004 Tattarawa Ward, Dawakin LGA, Kano

PDP 53

APC 231

Rejected 3

From polling unit 007 in Fatin town, Kibiya, Nariya ward, Kano state

PDP 141

APC 86

Invalid 4

Kano Municipal, ward Gandun Alubasa

Polling Unit: Gandun Alubasa Pri Sch 010/1VP

APC -27

PDP -55

PRP -14

Sokoto state

PU has two voting points 001A and 001B


VP 001A

APC 142

PDP 165

VP 001B

APC 136

PDP 128

PU 006, Sultan Tambari Secondary School, Gwardabawa local government Sokoto East Sokoto

APC — 72

PDP— 86

Sultan Tambari Secondary School, PU 027, Gwardabawa local government, Sokoto

PDP — 116

APC — 126

Polling Unit 003, Tattarawa Ward, Dawakin LGA, Kano

PDP 58

APC 162

JUST IN!!! Another INEC Boat Capsized In Arogbo, Youth Corp Member Missing

It was earlier hinted to MainNews, on Saturday March 2019, Governorship/State House Of Assembly Elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) boat capsized in Ewerebubo, AROGBO ward 11, Ese-Odo L.G.A of Ondo state.

However, a youth Corp member identified by Ibrahim Okanlawon reportedly death, others wounded, and admitted into Ganmobo medical Clinic, Agadagba-obon, Ese-Odo L.G.A, Ondo state,Nigeria.

Delta Decision 2019: Breaking!!! Two Person Confirm Died As Two Boats Colloid In Delta Creek

At least, two person have been reportedly died in a boat accident along Benin River, Ologbo creek in Delta State.

The incident occurred Saturday March 9 when the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) team were coming back from duty at one of the Warri North communities.

There are fear that scores injured due to the boat mishap, other survivals have been rushed to hospital for medical attention.

BREAKING!!! Delta Decides: Gbaramatu Spokesman (Fiyewei) Cast His Vote In Grand Style Confident Of Historic Winning

The Spokesman (FIYEWEI) of the Great Gbaramatu Kingdom Chief GODSPOWER Gbenekama JP

The Spokesman (FIYEWEI) of the Great Gbaramatu Kingdom, Chief GODSPOWER Gbenekama JP has casted his vote at Azama town, Gbaramatu Ward unit 8, he voted around 10:30 a.m as was confident of getting histotic winning for Warri South-West and Governor Okowa.

Chief Gbenekama described the process as peaceful so far , he appealed to INEC the election umpire to do the needful by allowing the will of the people to stand.

He is however optimistic that the ruling party will emerge at the out come of the polls. He added.

BREAKING!!! Ogboin Ibe Grass-Root Political Network (OPN) Celebrates, Bonny Ayah Victory, After Casting Of Votes, In Amassoma

Henry Sogo, by the right, while Mr. Jonathan Gilbert (BDK) Apreala, on the left side

The Ogboin Ibe Grass-Root Political Network (OPN), celebrates Hon. Felix Bonny Ayah victory, of the People Democratic Party (PDP), 2019,Bayelsa state House of Assembly election, immediately after casting of their votes in Amassoma, and other areas across, Southern Ijaw Constituency 1, Bayelsa state, Nigeria.

This was Hinted to MainNews, at the jubilating scenario of Mr. Jonathan Gilbert (BDK) Apreala, the incoming Councillor of Southern Ijaw Constituency 1, Bayelsa state, and also, the financial Secretary of OPN, Henry Sogo.

However, the Ogboin Ibe Grass-Root Political Network (OPN), assured 100% winning to Hon. Felix Bonny Ayah, today Saturday 9th of March 2019′ House of Assembly elections, currently going on, across the country.

I Cast My Vote, Do So In Peaceful – Says Atiku Abubakah

Atiku Abubakah, urges electorates to vote for the Peaple Democratic Party (PDP) in todays Saturday 9th of March 2019, Governorship and House of Assembly’s elections across the country, and advises electorates, to cast their votes and defends their votes in peacefully, after he has succesfully cast his voting right, in his polling unit, Yola, Adamawa state.

At least Three People Dead In River State, Early hours Of Today’s Elections

It was reported earlier, that one person identified as Michael Abednego, was killed in Ahoada West Local Government area, a former APC woman leader, whose name could not be ascertained and another male victim were killed in Ndoni, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni LGA.

According to corespondent, Abednego from ward 8 in Ahoada West local Government area of the state, was shot dead by a uniform man alleged to be a Mobile Police Officer attached to a high profile politician in the state.

It was also reported that the incident happened at about 02:55am at the office of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akinnima community in Ahoada West.

However, an unconfirmed report has it that the ex-APC woman leader and the male victim killed in Ndoni were shot dead by unknown persons in front of the LGA Secretariat.

Otunba Tofowomo of PDP, Emerged As The Winner, Ondo South Senatorial District election |MainNews Blog

By, I.k Kpliboh, Akure

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), has finally declared, Otunba Tofowomo of PDP, as a winner of the Ondo South Senatorial District election.

According to INEC, only 24,000 voters of the initial 28,000 have PVC in their possession. Consequently with 27,000 votes difference by Tofowomo over & above that of Senator Yele Omogunwa, there by declared the Otunba Tofowomo of the Peaple Democratic Party (PDP) as a winner of the election.

Details coming soon…