The All Progressive Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of the governorship election in Ila Local Government Area, the home of the pioneer leader of the party, Bisi Akande.
PREMIUM TIMES earlier reported how the APC chieftain was defeated by the PDP in his polling unit at Ita Atewogbade area, PU 012, Ward 4 of Ila local government, where he voted on Saturday.
There are 48 candidates contesting for the governorship seat of Osun State.
The governing party defeated its closest rival, PDP, with 162 votes in the local government. The APC recorded 8,403 votes against the 8,241 votes recorded by the PDP.
According to the local government collation officer, Professor Oluwamukomi, the final results for Ila LGA accounted for 11 wards with a total of 21,124 accredited voters.
After the announcement, party agents were seen signing the attestation documents to confirm the credibility of the results.
Below is the breakdown of results
Total registered voters: 39,188
Total of Accredited Voters: 21,124
PDP- 8, 241
TOTAL VALID VOTE- 20,531
TOTAL REJECTED- 847
TOTAL VOTES CAST- 21,378
Wrong Giving Can Make You Poor — Reno Omokri
Reno Omokri in his Nugget on Friday corrected the popular notion that giving can never make you poor.
The ex- aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan said that wrong giving can actually make one poor. Read below…
“It is a lie that no one has become poor by giving. Giving can make you rich, depending on who you give to.
For instance, you can never be poor if you give to God, your parents and the poor.
However, there are very many men who became poor by giving to girlfriends. A man has no obligation to look after his girlfriend.” He wrote.
Giving money to a girl you sleep with makes her more appropriately a prostitute, not a ‘friend’ #RenosNuggets
Polls: Beware of Voodoo Dollars in Circulation, EFCC Warns Nigerians
…Takes Campaign to BDC Operators
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, February 21, 2019 took its sensitization campaign to Bureaux de Change, BDC operators at the Wuse Zone 4 Office in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.
The EFCC team, which was led by ADC Aisha Larai Musa, Head, EFCC’s Creative Communications Unit, used the opportunity to warn the BDC operators on the dangerous trend of an influx of fake Dollar notes now in circulation.
Advising the operators to be at alert, Musa, urged them to be cautious because “as the electioneering period peaks, you are now a soft target for money laundering and circulation of fake dollar notes”.
Woman shares testimony of how she found snake inside her house where her children slept
A woman recently disclosed on Facebook God saved her children after she found a snake in her house.
The woman, who identified herself as Chisom Chiedozie said she found the snake inside her living room just few hours after she carried her children to their room from the mat they were sleeping on in the same room.
“And you tell me there’s no God abi? just few minutes ago I saw this snake inside our living room. God has a way of saving his children, he is God and not man, this mat was on the floor few hours ago, my kids was laying on it then my kids slept I took them to the their room to sleep, what if the snake pentrated and bite them without me knowing, since they are asleep, what if the Gen is not on? What if I didn’t see it and it crawls inside the bedroom and hide somewhere?
My girl was even on the floor few minutes before we saw it, what would I have told her people, so many what if I swear, lately I enjoy sleeping on the mat cos of the hot weather, God saved me and my family, I can’t thank you enough father.
He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most high shall abide under the shadow of the almighty.”
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