Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Politics

APC Wins ALL Seats In Ekiti LGA Elections

Photos: Tinubu Visits APC PCC Election Situation Room

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the 38 chairmanship and 177 councillorship seats in Ekiti state, Southwest Nigeria.

Gatekeepers News reports that the Ekiti State Independent Electoral Commission (EKSIEC) conducted elections in all the LGAs in the state.

The returning officers in the LGAs and local council development areas presented the results of the election at the EKSIEC headquarters in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital.

On Sunday, Cornelius Akintayo, EKSIEC chairman, commended the electorate for their peaceful conduct during the election.

Akintayo also praised political parties in the state for their show of sportsmanship, while applauding media personnel and security agencies for their professionalism.

He listed the political parties that took part in the election as the Action Alliance (AA), Action Democratic Congress (ADC), African Democratic Party (ADP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Others were the Labour Party (LP), the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) and the Zenith Labour Party ZLP.

Earlier, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Social Democratic Party (SDP) had declared that they would not be participating in the council elections.

You May Also Like

News

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the timetable for its primary polls in preparation for the upcoming by-elections to fill vacant positions in...

Politics

All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed indefinitely, the inauguration of its Standing Committees on Establishment, Finance, Publicity, Inter-Governmental, Conflict and Resolutions earlier slated for...

Politics

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has flagged off the Governorship Campaign of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Kogi state, North central Nigeria. Gatekeepers News...

News

National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Adamu says the leadership of the party in collaboration with Bola Tinubu, president-elect, is working...