ONDO APC CRISIS DEEPENS AS AKEREDOLU, BOROFFICE FACTIONS DIG IN

Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure The internal crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State may have taken a new dimension as the two factions within the party have renewed their hostility. The faction loyal to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu claimed that Akeredolu remained the leader of the party in the state, while the other faction led by Senator Ajayi Boroffice claimed that Akeredolu could no longer lead the party having being allegedly suspended by the National Working Committee (NWC) for alleged anti-party activities. This is even as some factional leaders of…

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ONDO APC CRISIS: AKEREDOLU MEETS TINUBU, SEE THEIR RESOLUTION

The crisis rocking the Ondo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC may come to an end soon as Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu may have finally reconcilled with the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Akeredolu and Tinubu fell out in 2016 over the latter’s endorsement of Olusegun Abraham in the September 3, 2016 APC governorship primary in Ondo state. Akeredolu eventually won the primary and was subsequently elected governor of Ondo state without Tinubu’s backing. Though Tinubu later made a surprise appearance at Akeredolu’s inuaguration, the two…

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BOROFFICE BLASTS ONDO APC STALWARTS OVER GUBER TICKET AGITATIONS

The Senator representing Ondo North Senatorial District, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice, has frowned at the early jostling for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State. Boroffice made this known in a press statement made available by his media spokesman, Mr Kayode Fakuyi, on Thursday in Akure. The Senator said that the party stakeholders in the state ought to address factors that were responsible for the party’s poor performance in the February Presidential election and be united. ”Having had an unimpressive outing in the 2019 general elections,…

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ILAJE PLANS HOW TO OUST AKEREDOLU

Ondo 2020: Ilajes Move To Oust Akeredolu Andrew Essien / 16 hours ago Indigenes of Ilajes in Ondo State across party lines have commenced moves to clinch the next governorship of the state following alleged rumoured suspension of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu by the All Progressives Congress (APC). The move which is being facilitated by the influential Ilaje League of Professionals was the outcome of a meeting of the group shortly after news broke about the suspension of Akeredolu from the APC. Prominent members of the League include a former Director with the…

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AKEREDOLU BATTLES TO EXPLAIN APC LOSSES IN ONDO

[FILES] Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. Photo/Twitter/GOVONDO • As Party Contemplates Another Guber Candidate For 2021 Although the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) eventually captured Ondo State in 2016, the governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has been enmeshed in a web of crises that are threatening his second term bid. The last straw that broke the camel’s back was the huge defeat APC suffered in the state in the last elections, when it lost the Presidential poll, two senatorial and five House of Representative seats to opposition parties. Some party members attributed this…

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ANGER AS AKEREDOLU ASKS APC MEMBERS TO RETURN BUHARI/ OSINBAJO CAMPAIGN VEHICLES

Rotimi Akeredolu, Governor of Ondo State, has ordered the withdrawal of all the branded vehicles he donated for the re-election bid and campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general election, SaharaReporters can exclusively report. The vehicles donated by Akeredolu before the election were presented to some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state in order to increase the victory chances of Buhari and the party’s candidates, mostly those contesting for the House of Assembly seats in the state. SaharaReporters learnt that buses were “given”…

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