Breaking: APC approves Indirect Primary for Ondo Guber polls

Breaking: APC approves Indirect Primary for Ondo Guber polls

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has settled for indirect mode of primary for the Ondo Governorship Primary slated for July 20. Screening of the 12 aspirants also began at an undisclosed hotel in Utako suburb area of the Federal Capital, Abuja on Wednesday with six of the aspirants screened so far. A dependable source said the Gov. Mai Mala Buni- led Caretaker Committee resolved to stick to the mode of primary adopted and conveyed…

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Ondo Dep Gov’s Impeachment Suit: A Futile or Genuine Voyage —by Barr Femi Emodamori

Ondo Dep Gov’s Impeachment Suit: A Futile or Genuine Voyage —by Barr Femi Emodamori

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS SUIT INSTITUTED BY THE ONDO STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR AGAINST HIS ANTICIPATED IMPEACHMENT; A FUTILE VOYAGE IN THE EYES OF THE LAW. I have had the benefit of reading media reports, including the social media post of the indefatigable Babatope Okeowo, Media Adviser to the Ondo State Deputy Governor, on a suit filed by the latter, Hon. Alfred Agboola Ajayi, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking, amongst others, reliefs relating to his anticipated…

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Breaking: Ondo Assembly suspends Dep Speaker, two others, as Maj Leader resigns

Breaking: Ondo Assembly suspends Dep Speaker, two others, as Maj Leader resigns

The leadership of the Ondo state house of assembly has suspended two lawmakers for unruly behavior amidst the impeachment plot against the state deputy governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi. The affected lawmakers are: the Deputy Speaker of the house, Hon.Irioju Ogundeji from Odigbo constituency-one, Hon Favour Tomomewo from Ilaje constituency-2 and Hon Adewale Williams from Ondo west constituency-2. The political development emerged at the house plenary sitting today in Akure. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that the suspension of…

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D’Gov Impeachment Plot: Ondo Maj Leader Maito faces wrath of APC

D’Gov Impeachment Plot: Ondo Maj Leader Maito faces wrath of APC

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Majority leader of the Ondo state House of Assembly, Hon Suleman Jamiu Maito is now facing the wrath of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from his constituency at Akoko northwest local government area over his support for anti-impeachment lawmakers backing the embattled state Deputy Governor, Hon. Alfred Agboola Ajayi. Nine out of 26 lawmakers including Hon Maito had yesterday vehemently kicked against a move by 14 lawmakers to serve impeachment notice…

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Impeachment process: Ondo Dep Governor sends strong message to Chief Judge

Impeachment process: Ondo Dep Governor sends strong message to Chief Judge

Below is a full text of an open letter written to Ondo state Chief Judge by Ondo state Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi over his purported impeachment process at the state House of Assembly. Letter To The Chief Judge Of Ondo State My Lord, Justice O.O. Akeredolu, Chief Judge of Ondo State, Akure. Uphold The Integrity Of Your Office! The founding value of our constitution is the enshrinement of the supremacy of the constitution and the…

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Ondo Aspirants’ Screening: Owo APC seeks Disqualification of Adelami, Adelegan

Ondo Aspirants’ Screening: Owo APC seeks Disqualification of Adelami, Adelegan

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Ahead of the party’s screening for the July 20 governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state, the Owo local government Chapter of the Party had written a petition for the disqualification of two governorship Aspirants from the area namely; Chief Olayide Adelami and Prince Dapo Adelegan. Adelami had already obtained his APC Nomination form of #22.5million naira while Adelegan is yet to pick his nomination form from…

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Ondo hits 568 coronavirus cases, as Akeredolu speaks on ‘overstretched’ Hospital

Ondo hits 568 coronavirus cases, as Akeredolu speaks on ‘overstretched’ Hospital

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo state has climbed up to number two on the ladder of states table with COVID-19 infections in Nigeria with seventy-six (76) cases in one day of the last 24hrs. This is the highest number of cases recorded in the state since February that the disease broke out in Nigeria. The Nigeria centre for disease control in its daily COVID-19 update said the figure was part of the five hundred and three…

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COVID-19: Ondo hits 568 cases, as Akeredolu speaks on ‘overstretched’ Hospital

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo state has climbed up to number two on the ladder of states table with COVID-19 infections in Nigeria with seventy-six (76) cases in one day of the last 24hrs. This is the highest number of cases recorded in the state since February that the disease broke out in Nigeria. The Nigeria centre for disease control in its daily COVID-19 update said the figure was part of the five hundred and three…

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“Rigged Election for Akeredolu: Ex-Ondo SSG, Abena may be in the Soup”

“Rigged Election for Akeredolu: Ex-Ondo SSG, Abena may be in the Soup”

By: Ade Adeleke Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has kicked against the statement credited to the erstwhile Secretary to the State Government, Hon. Ifedayo Abegunde (aka Abena) who claimed he was part of those who allegedly rigged the 2016 governorship election for the governor. In the Press Statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Segun Ajiboye, the governor described the allegation as weighty confession that must be probed by security agencies. Although the former SSG has however…

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