APC UK hails Akeredolu over choice of running mate

APC UK hails Akeredolu over choice of running mate

The executive committee and members of the All Progressives Congress(APC) United Kingdom(UK) Ondo state Chapter have lauded Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for making the right choice in Mr Lucky Ayedatiwa as his running mate for the October 10 gubernatorial election in the state. With Ayedatiwa from Ilaje riverine axis of the Southern Senatorial District, the APC stakeholders in the diaspora expressed optimism that the mandatory eight years tenure of Governor Akeredolu is guaranteed. An on-line statement…

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Eld-el-kabir: Pray for peaceful Ondo Guber polls —Reps member, Akinjo begs muslims

Eld-el-kabir: Pray for peaceful Ondo Guber polls —Reps member, Akinjo begs muslims

The lawmaker representing Ilaje/Ese-odo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Kolade Akinjo has felicitated and congratulated Muslim faithful in his constituency and ondo state at large, on the occasion of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. In a Sallah message, Hon Akinjo urged them to leverage on the season to rededicate themselves to the teachings of Allah (SAW) and also pray for sustainable peace in Nigeria and most importantly our dear Sunshine State, even as the…

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Young lawyers spurred me to victory —Akpata, NBA President-elect

Young lawyers spurred me to victory —Akpata, NBA President-elect

The President-elect of the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA), Olumide Akpata, has described his election as a victory for young lawyers. Akpata emerged winner of the NBA presidential poll conducted electronically between 11pm on Wednesday and 11pm on Thursday. With a landslide 9, 891 votes Akpata defeated two Senior Advocates of Nigeria, Babatunde Ajibade and Dele Adesina, who polled 4,328 and 3,982 votes respectively. In his acceptance speech on Friday, titled, “Let secure the future through…

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Mimiko, Akure Monarch urge Muslims to pray against COVID-19

Mimiko, Akure Monarch urge Muslims to pray against COVID-19

EID-EL-KABIR: MIMIKO REJOICES WITH MUSLIMS, CHARGES ALL TO LIVE IN PEACE Immediate past Governor of Ondo state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has congratulated Muslims in Ondo state and across Nigeria as they celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. Mimiko, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, John Paul Akinduro, condemned in strong terms, the killings in Kaduna state and other parts of the country as he called on “Nigerians of all faith to…

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Eld-el-Kabir: Ondo ADC Guber candidate Adelegan greets muslims

Eld-el-Kabir: Ondo ADC Guber candidate Adelegan greets muslims

The Governorship Candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), in the October 10, 2020 Ondo State gubernatorial election, Prince Dapo Adelegan has congratulated the Muslim Ummah in the the state and Diaspora on the occasion of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Prince Adelegan, whose congratulatory message was contained in a statement issued by him, advised Muslims to be moderate in their celebrations, while imbibing the spirit of love, obedience to God and sacrifice bequeathed to the world…

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Reps member, Adefisoye douses tension over SDP Guber Candidacy in Ondo

Reps member, Adefisoye douses tension over SDP Guber Candidacy in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke The federal lawmaker representing Idanre/Ifedore federal constituency, Hon Tajudeen Adefisoye has doused tension over the INEC decision on the governorship candidacy of his party, SDP ahead of the October 10 election in Ondo state. INEC had published the name of a factional candidate, Peter Fasua as the SDP candidate. However in a statement, Adefisoye aka Small Alhaji, said “In line with the policy of integrity feedback of Rep Tajudeen Adefisoye, it is…

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Ondo 2020: INEC releases list of Candidates, running mates with minor surprise

Ondo 2020: INEC releases list of Candidates, running mates with minor surprise

The above is the provisional list of 17 candidates and their running mates for October 10, 2020 governorship election. SUNSHINETRUTH however reports that the only surprise is the choice of the PDP governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede who picked Olumide Ogunje as a running mate as against earlier reported Hon Ikengboju Gboluga and Banke Sutton. INEC also recognized Peter Fasua as the SDP candidate as against another factional candidate, Adekunle Saliu. All political parties still have…

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Eld-el-Kabir: Akeredolu, Deputy, Jegede send messages on Ondo Guber polls

Eld-el-Kabir: Akeredolu, Deputy, Jegede send messages on Ondo Guber polls

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state governor, Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, has greeted muslims in the state as they join other Islamic believers across the globe to celebrate Eid el-Kabir which is regarded as the holiest festival in their calendar. In a sallah message signed by Ojo Oyewamide, his Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity), the Governor charged the Muslim faithful to see the essence of the festival as beyond merrymaking, enjoining them to imbibe…

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Igbara-Oke Monarch to Muslims: Learn from essence of Eld-el-Kabir

Igbara-Oke Monarch to Muslims: Learn from essence of Eld-el-Kabir

The Olowa and Paramount Ruler of Igbara-Oke kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Oba Dr. Francis Adefarakanmi Agbede, has felicitated and congratulated Muslims as they celebrate this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. In a sallah message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Ayodeji Owolabi, the monarch urged them to use the significance of the season to pray for the continued peace of the Sunshine State and the country, Nigeria. “Oba Agbede also reiterates the need for the Muslims faithful to…

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S’west Governors will give Senator Fasanmi befitting burial —Akeredolu

S’west Governors will give Senator Fasanmi befitting burial —Akeredolu

The Chairman of the South West Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, today described the late Afenifere leader, Senator Ayo Fasanmi as a patriot whose positive exploits will not be forgotten in a hurry. He said said that the Governors from the zone will give him befitting burial. A family statement in the early hours of Thursday, announced the demise of Pa Fasanmi, one of the lieutenants of the…

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