DSS Grills Former PDP Secretary, Tope Aluko, Over Ekiti Poll ‘Allegations’

The Department of State Services has interrogated a former Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State, Dr. Temitope Aluko. Aluko arrived at the national headquarters of the service in Abuja on Friday where he was interrogated on the allegation of rigging, which he made against Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and the state chapter of the PDP. The former secretary had told the nation last week that he and others helped Fayose to rig the June 21, 2014 Ekiti State governorship poll. Continue reading

Court Orders Arrest Of Ex-Ekiti PDP Secretary, Tope Aluko, For Perjury

A Chief Magistrate Court in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital has ordered the State Commissioner of Police to arrest of former State Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Temitope Aluko over alleged perjury. Chief Magistrate Adesoji Adegboye gave this order today, upon a Motion Ex-parte number MAD/10cm/2016, filed by the Ekiti State Government against Mr Aluko and the State Commissioner of Police, pursuant to Section 117 of the Criminal Code Law, Cap C16, law of Ekiti State 2012, Section 79 of the Ekiti State Administration of Criminal Justice Law 2014 and Section 23 (D) of the Magistrates’ Courts Law 2014. See the court documents after the break Continue reading

Ekiti Gov. Allegedly Got $37m To Rig 2014 State Election


There is a fresh allegation that the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Peter Fayose got a whopping $37m from ex-president Goodluck Jonathan to rig the election that brought him into power. The allegation surfaced after the secretary of the Ekiti state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr.Temitope Aluko testified before the military panel that investigated the role of the military in the 2014 Ekiti election. Continue reading