HOW ONDO GUBER ELECTION WAS WON AND LOST

Not many were surprised that the incumbent governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, returned unruffled in Saturday’s pulsating governorship election. By the time results from 12 of the 18 local…

ONDO 2020: HOW THE THREE GLADIATORS STAND AS NEW GOVERNOR SET TO EMERGE

Tomorrow is the long awaited Ondo guber polls. It hasn’t witnessed as much buzz and razzmatazz as the Edo polls. My prediction for edo polls went awry so I am…

JUDGE TRANSFERS SUIT AGAINST AKEREDOLU’S CANDIDATURE FROM ABUJA TO LAGOS

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday ordered the transfer of one of the two suits challenging Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s nomination as…

ONDO 2020: AGBOOLA AJAYI’S MOVEMENT TO ZLP RATTLES APC, PDP

By Dayo Johnson – Akure THE emergence of the third force in the October 10 governorship election in Ondo state has unsettled the camps of the two major political parties.…

SEE WHO ONDO APC GUBER CANDIDATE, GOV. ROTIMI AKEREDOLU HAS PICKED AS HIS RUNNING MATE

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state has picked a former representative of the state on the Board of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr Lucky Ayedatiwa as his deputy. Ayedatiwa…

EYITAYO JEGEDE WINS ONDO PDP GUBER PRIMARIES AGAIN, SETS UP REPEAT CONTEST AGAINST AKEREDOLU

  PDP aspirant, Eyitayo Jegede has won the party’s governorship primary election in Ondo State.   Eyitayo Jegede has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP)’s flag bearer for the…

AGBOOLA AJAYI BATTLES EYITAYO JEGEDE AS 2,300 DELEGATES DECIDE PDP ONDO GUBER CANDIDATE

From Osagie Otabor, Akure No fewer than 2,300 delegates will converge on Akure, the Ondo State capital, today to elect the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Eight…

ONDO GUBER RACE: OYEDELE SURRENDERS, SUPPORTS AKETI

A leading Governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC in Ondo State, Ife Oyedele has stepped down for Governor Rotimi Akeredolu ahead of Monday’s primary election of…

ONDO HOUSE OF COMMOTION: STATE GOVT POLARISED ON ALL FRONTS AS GOVERNOR BIDS FOR SECOND TERM

Rotimi Akeredolu •Akeredolu trades words with SSG •House divided, Deputy Speaker, two others suspended •Gov’s loyalists vow to remove deputy By Dayo Johnson Akure NO doubt the political developments in…

AKEREDOLU DIDN’T WIN ELECTION IN 2016, HIS FORMER SSG REVEALS

The former Secretary to the Ondo State Government, Mr. Sunday Abegunde, on Monday said the Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, didn’t win the election in 2016 but that some of them made…

AKEREDOLU’S GOVERNMENT IN DISARRAY AS DEPUTY GOVERNOR, SSG DUMP HIM OVER GUBER RE-ELECTION BID

Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure The frosty relationship between the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, his deputy, Agboola Ajayi and the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ifedayo Abegunde, may have deepened as…

MEET THE POLITICAL KINGMAKERS TO DECIDE WHO BECOMES NEXT ONDO GOVERNOR

Ahead of the Ondo State governorship election, PETER DADA examines the major stakeholders and political actors that will likely shape the outcome of the election across the different political parties…

EDO ONDO GUBER ELECTIONS: PDP SETTLE FOR INDIRECT PRIMARIES

The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday announced that delegates will determine the fate of aspirants seeking to contest the PDP governorship primary in Edo State. National Publicity Secretary of the…

17 ASPIRANTS BATTLE FOR PDP GUBER TICKET IN ONDO

/ Urowayino Jeremiah   By Dayo Johnson Akure FROM the last count, 17 governorship aspirants under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have thrown their hats in the ring…

INEC FINALLY UNVEILS SCHEDULES FOR ONDO, EDO GUBER ELECTIONS AS WELL AS OTHERS

INEC Chairman Unveils Schedule for Edo, Ondo Guber Elections, Others Ladies and Gentlemen, 1.​  It is my pleasure to welcome you to this historic meeting. This is the first time…

HOW WE WILL CONDUCT ELECTIONS DESPITE COVID-19 BY INEC

Chuks Okocha in Abuja Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Thursday said it had approved its policy on how to conduct elections during a pandemic, insisting that Edo and Ondo state…

EDO, ONDO GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS WILL NOT BE POSTPONED SAYS INEC

John Alechenu and Friday Olokor The Independent National Electoral Commission has ruled out shifting the date for the conduct of the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states, scheduled for September…

APC FIXES DATE FOR EDO, ONDO PRIMARIES, SEE THE SCHEDULES

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has announced Monday, June 22 and Monday, July 20 for its governorship primary elections in Edo and Ondo states. This came as the Independent…

ONDO 2020: UNITY FORUM CANDIDATE OLUSOLA OKE DENIES PACT WITH AKEREDOLU

Peter Dada, Akure Following the controversy that surrounded his selection as a consensus candidate of the Unity Forum of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Olusola Oke, on Sunday maintained that…