APC Guber Aspirant, Olusola Oke confirms demise of Mother at 91

APC Guber Aspirant, Olusola Oke confirms demise of Mother at 91

PRESS STATEMENT At the early hour of Thursday, 21st of May, 2020, I lost my mother, Mrs Mariam Oke to the cold hands of death. She departed to join the saints at the ripe age of 91 after a brief illness. Mrs Oke, the Mother of Nation as she was fondly called, lived a sacrificial life for all her children, relations and friends alike. We shall all miss her motherly care, prayer and most importantly,…

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Procurement Board: Ondo Civil Society Orgs disown Akeredolu’s Appointee

Procurement Board: Ondo Civil Society Orgs disown Akeredolu’s Appointee

By: Oluwatosin Adesola With a view to developing and promoting commerce and industry in Ondo State, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has approved the constitution of a Multipurpose Passenger Travels Plaza named ORE LIBERTY DEVELOPMENT COMPANY LIMITED in Ore, Odigbo Local government. Governor Akeredolu, has also constituted 16-man as statutory members of the state Board of Public Procurement to be headed by himself. According to a Statement by the CPS to the Governor, Mr Segun Ajiboye, the…

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Lockdown: Police go tough on officers at Ondo Borders

Lockdown: Police go tough on officers at Ondo Borders

By: Adesoji Adetona Ondo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Undie Adie, today stressed the need for his men manning the borders to be provided with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to enable them carry out their function effectively in the fight against further spread of deadly coronavirus pandemic. Mr Adie who spoke in Akure while distributing over 2000 face masks to policemen across the state, warned against abuse of citizens in an attempt to enforce COVID-19…

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Sallah: FG declares Holidays, as Sultan bars Muslims from Eid Prayers

Sallah: FG declares Holidays, as Sultan bars Muslims from Eid Prayers

COVID-19: SULTAN ORDERS SUSPENSION OF EID-EL-FITR PRAYERS The Sultan of Sokoto and Head of Jama’atul Nasril Islam (JNI), Sa’ad Abubakar III, today directed the suspension of Eid-el-Fitr congregational prayers in the outskirts of towns and cities across the country. He gave the directive in a statement on Thursday by the JNI Secretary-General, Dr Khalid Aliyu. The Sultan, who is also the President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), urged Muslims to observe…

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Why only PDP Candidate from Ondo South will beat Akeredolu’s APC —Tofowomo

Why only PDP Candidate from Ondo South will beat Akeredolu’s APC —Tofowomo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola As ondo state prepares for the October 10, 2020 governorship election, Senator Nicholas Tofowomo representing Ondo South senatorial district in the National Assembly, has declared that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will defeat both Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) if the party pick its governorship candidate from the district. Over 15 Aspirants from Ondo South that has six local government areas namely; Odigbo, Okitipupa, Ilaje, Irele, Ese-Odo and…

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Why INEC should shift 2020 Ondo Guber Poll —APC Aspirant, Kekemeke

Why INEC should shift 2020 Ondo Guber Poll —APC Aspirant, Kekemeke

…….Urges APC to adopt Direct primary. By: Ade Adeleke A former Secretary to the Ondo state government (SSG) and governorship Aspirant on the platform of the ruling APC, Barr. Isaacs Kekemeke, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to review the date for the conduct of party primaries ahead of the October 10 Ondo State governorship election. Both the APC and the PDP had slated their primaries in ondo state for July 20…

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Akeredolu appoints NSCDC Top Brass as Ondo Amotekun Commander

Akeredolu appoints NSCDC Top Brass as Ondo Amotekun Commander

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has appointed a former top Security officer, Chief Adetunji Adeleye as the Commander of the State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps. The development came a few months after the Bill establishing the Agency was passed by the state House of Assembly and signed into law by Akeredolu. This is contained in a press statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Segun Ajiboye, and…

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“Electoral Disaster Looms in APC ahead of Ondo, Edo Guber Polls”

“Electoral Disaster Looms in APC ahead of Ondo, Edo Guber Polls”

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Deputy National Chairman (North), of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Lawal Shuaibu, yesterday warned that the party is on the verge of suffering unforeseen crash and political disaster in Ondo and Edo states ahead of September and October 2020 governorship elections in the two states due to lawlessness of the party’s National leadership. He lamented that the ruling party stands the risk of disintegration should the alleged arbitrariness of its National…

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