Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Makes Election Promises As He Was Welcomed By The Oluoke Of Okeigbo.

ONDO 2020: WE WILL MAKE OKE-IGBO A LOCAL COUNCIL WITHIN ONE YEAR” Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu “Mr Governor, despite the COVID 19 pandemic, our people still troop out en masse to welcome. This is a sign of our love for you. “Our community, before now, lacked portable water; our roads are abandoned; our school infrastructures are blot on the landscape; our health centres were in moribund; but today, everything is receiving attention from the Akeredolu led administration. “We used to have a problem of insecurity here, especially in our farms, but…

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Edo State Gubernatorial: Adams Oshiomole On Bended Knees, Begging For Votes

The former national Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, took his audience by surprise when he knelt down while apologising to traditional rulers in Edo state for endorsing incumbent Governor Godwin Obaseki in the Edo 2016 governorship election. Oshiomhole, also a former governor of Edo state, tendered his unreserved apology on Sunday at a meeting of Enigies (traditional rulers) in Benin Kingdom with the APC candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu. He criticised the incumbent Governor Obaseki, his estranged predecessor and benefactor, for allegedly abandoning the projects his…

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Ondo PDP Primary: Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) Earned Gubernatorial Ticket, Leading Deputy Agboola With 231 Votes

Twice in a row, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede SAN has won the keenly contested Peoples Democratic Party governorship primary in Ondo State, after scoring 888 votes to defeat the incumbent Deputy Governor, Mr. Agboola Ajayi who scored 657. The former Vice Chairman of the party in the south west Dr Eddy Olafeso came third with 175 votes. A former member of the House of Representatives, Dr Bode Ayorinde scored 95 votes while Banji Okunomo scored 90 votes. A former commissioner, Sola Ebiseni polled 29 votes while Godday Erewa scored 14 votes.…

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“I Am Ready to Reclaim Our Home From The Snake That Entered It” Oshiomole Stated As He Prepares For Edo Guber-Election

The former national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has stated his commitment to prevent Governor Godwin Obaseki’s re-election. β€œI am back and ready for the job,” Vanguard newspaper quoted Mr Oshiomhole as saying to a large crowd of supporters who met him on his way to Iyamho village from Benin City, the state capital, late Saturday night. Mr. Oshiomhole is among the 49-member committee, led by the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, for the APC campaign in Edo State. The move is seen by many…

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Akeredolu & 11 Others Approved For APC Gubernatorial Primaries In Ondo State

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship nomination screening appeal committee for Ondo State primary election of the party has cleared Governor Rotimi Akeredolu and 11 others aspirants jostling to fly the ticket of the APC. The was disclosed on Wednesday in a statement by the Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, after the committee submitted its report to the Governor Mai Mala Buni-led APC Caretaker/Extra-ordinary National Convention Planning Committee. The primary approved aspirants include: Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu (SAN), Joseph Olusola Iji, Odimayo Okunjemi John, Olayide Owolabi Adelami and Kekemeke…

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Ruling Party, APC Bills Gubernatorial Aspirants N22.5m In Edo & Ondo State

The ruling All Progressives CongressΒ (APC) party0 says all governorship aspirants in Edo and Ondo State will pay an amount ofΒ  N22.5 million as part of the prerequisites to contest in the states’ gubernatorial elections on September 19 and October 10.   The election timetable was released in Abuja on Wednesday by the APC National Organising Secretary, Emma Ibediro.   According to the organising secretary, the party would begin the primaries with the sale of nomination and expression of interest forms to the governorship aspirants.   Mr Ibediro says the sale…

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