Tag Archives: nomination

Lionel Messi misses out on Ballon d’Or nomination

Seven-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi paid a high price for an underwhelming first season with Paris Saint-Germain when he was left off the 30-strong list for this year’s coveted football award. BREAKING | SAFA PAYS BONUSES TO WAFCON WINNERS BANYANA BANYANA Lucy Bronze, who was runner-up in 2019, is one …

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Lawyer sues INEC over Bola Tinubu’s nomination forms

A lawyer, Mike Enahoro-Ebah, has sued the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over its alleged refusal to furnish him with the certified true copies (CTCs) of Bola Tinubu’s presidential nomination forms. Mr Tinubu is vying for the Nigerian presidency in the 2023 election on the platform of the All Progressives …

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Oyebanji tells court to dismiss suit against nomination

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State and the Governor-elect, Biodun Oyebanji, have urged a Federal High Court in Ado Ekiti to dismiss a suit filed by an aggrieved aspirant, Kayode Ojo, who is challenging his emergence as the party’s candidate at the January 27 governorship primary. The APC …

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Gumede declines nomination, Ncube-Dube fails to garner support

eThekhwini African National Congress (ANC) chairperson and corruption-accused Zandile Gumede declined nomination for provincial treasurer because of the step aside policy. Gumede was the only woman candidate who met the 20% threshold nomination by the branches. When it was time to accept her nomination, eThekwini regional secretary Musa Nciki stepped …

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