Ondo 2020: APC hails Akeredolu’s victory, warns against complacency

Ondo 2020: APC hails Akeredolu’s victory, warns against complacency

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) today expressed satisfaction with the conduct of its gubernatorial primary yesterday, describing it as transparent, enviable and inspiring. The party, in a press statement issued by its spokesman, Alex Kalejaye, and made available to SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure, commended the primary election Committee, under the chairmanship of Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, the aspirants and their supporters for the feat. The party further expressed appreciation…

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What Akeredolu told Oke, Kekemeke, Iji during his surprise visits

What Akeredolu told Oke, Kekemeke, Iji during his surprise visits

Barely 24 Hours after his victory at the 2020 Governorship Primary Election of the All Progressives Congress, Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Tuesday paid an unscheduled visit to the residence of Ambassador Sola Iji, Chief Olusola Oke and also met with Hon. D. I Kekemeke at his office. The Governor was accompanied by the Chairman of the APC , Engr. Ade Adetimehin, Secretary to the state Government (SSG) Hon. Temitayo Oluwatuyi and Chief…

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Banji Okunomo: the young David among PDP guber Aspirants

Banji Okunomo: the young David among PDP guber Aspirants

ONDO 2020: BANJI OKUNOMO – THE YOUNG DAVID AMONG PDP GUBER ASPIRANTS By Akinrinlola Olumide “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times”, says Charles Dickens in his book, the Tale of Two Cities. That’s the way the Biblical King David might have looked back following his challenging periods before he came to power as Israel’s king. I think Banji Okunomo, the youngest People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ondo…

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Agboola working for Akeredolu to destroy Ondo PDP —Group alleges

Agboola working for Akeredolu to destroy Ondo PDP —Group alleges

……..It’s another lie by my enemies —Dep Gov replies. A political group under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state, the Youth Democratic Movement (YDM), has alleged that the state Deputy Governor and governorship aspirant, Hon Agboola Ajayi is allegedly plotting with his boss, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to destroy the PDP. In a Statement signed by the YDM Secretary, Comrade Adewale Jones said the NWC, the State working committee, Leaders and…

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PDP primary: I’m happy Court was not used to scuttle my ambition —Ondo Dep Gov Agboola

PDP primary: I’m happy Court was not used to scuttle my ambition —Ondo Dep Gov Agboola

By: Ade Adeleke Court throws out suit seeking to disqualify Ondo Deputy Governor An Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure today struck out an application seeking to disqualify the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi from participating in the PDP primary slated for tomorrow. The presiding Judge, Justice Adegbehingbe who threw out the motion exparte filed by a member of the party, Mr Timi Olopele and directed him to serve the necessary…

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APC primary: Akeredolu was ‘umpire & contestant’ but I’ll not head for court —Kekemeke

APC primary: Akeredolu was ‘umpire & contestant’ but I’ll not head for court —Kekemeke

By: Ade Adeleke One of the governorship aspirants in yesterday’s APC primary in ondo state, Hon Isaacs Kekemeke has acceoted the outcome of the exercise with reservations. In a press statement personally signed by him and made available to SUNSHINETRUTH, Kekemeke said he would not challenge the primary result in court, noting that he would not move to another political party despite offers from the opposition parties. The Pioneer state Chairman of the APC and…

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“Ondo 2020: PDP NWC warned against fielding ‘defector’ as Candidate”

“Ondo 2020: PDP NWC warned against fielding ‘defector’ as Candidate”

By: Oluwatosin Adesola As members of the party file out tomorrow to pick its governorship candidate for October 10, 2020 election in Ondo state, the national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) under the National Working Committee (NWC) has been cautioned against fielding defectors as its candidates in elections. A concerned chieftain of the party, Omolewa Johnson, in a press statement made available to SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure, notes that the party must not behave…

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Journalist’s attack: Ondo NUJ blasts overzealous Kogi governor’s security guards

Journalist’s attack: Ondo NUJ blasts overzealous Kogi governor’s security guards

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Ondo stare Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has condemned in strong terms, the brutalization of one of its members, Friday Osagie Otabor (of The Nation newspaper) by some overzealous policemen attached with Governor Yaya Bello of Kogi State, who is the chairman of Ondo state APC Governorship Primary Committee. In a Press Statement signed by the state Chairman of the Union, Adetona Aderoboye and the State Secretary, Leke…

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2,111 delegates set to determine fate of eight PDP aspirants in Ondo Today

2,111 delegates set to determine fate of eight PDP aspirants in Ondo Today

Over 2,111 delegates are expected to participate in Wednesday’s Ondo state governorship primary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to decide the fate of eight Aspirants. The delegates will pick the party’s candidate for October 10, 2020 governorship election in the state. Read below other guidelines for the election; PRESS RELEASE GUBERNATORIAL PRIMARIES CROWD REGULATION ADVISORY AT THE DOME Please be informed that the following regulations have been put in place for the smooth conduct…

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Ondo PDP primary: Why I’ll not engage in mudslinging to win —Dep Gov Agboola

Ondo PDP primary: Why I’ll not engage in mudslinging to win —Dep Gov Agboola

By: Ade Adeleke The Deputy Governor of Ondo State; Hon Agboola Ajayi, has vowed that he will not engage in mudslinging before he will pick the ticket of the PDP ahead of tomorrow’s primary slated for Akure. This is just as his Campaign Organization warned against disparaging comments against any of the aspirants of the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP). The Director General of the Campaign Organization, Dr Kola Ademujimi said the aim of the all…

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How I’ll bring back cohesion to Ondo APC —Akeredolu

How I’ll bring back cohesion to Ondo APC —Akeredolu

BEING AN ACCEPTANCE SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE GOVERNOR OF ONDO STATE ARAKUNRIN OLUWAROTIMI O. AKEREDOLU, SAN AFTER HIS DECLARATION AS WINNER OF THE ONDO STATE APC GOVERNORSHIP PRIMARY ON MONDAY 20TH JULY 2020, HELD AT INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL CENTRE (THE DOME) IN, ALAGBAKA, AKURE. PROTOCOL“I will praise you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all the marvellous things you have done. I will be filled with joy because of you. I will sing…

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Ondo PDP primary: Eyitayo, Agboola, Olafeso, Ayorinde, Okunomo go for broke

Ondo PDP primary: Eyitayo, Agboola, Olafeso, Ayorinde, Okunomo go for broke

By: Ade Adeleke All is now set for the Ondo State 2020 Gubernatorial Primary to pick the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the October 10, 2020 election in the state. SUNSHINETRUTH reports that the indirect primary is slated for the Dome, Igbatoro road Akure, the same venue used by the APC to pick Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as its candidate. …..As PDP NWC failed on Consensus plot ahead of tomorrow’s primary Yesterday the party appointed…

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Ondo 2020: Aketi’s journey to victory to pick APC ticket

Ondo 2020: Aketi’s journey to victory to pick APC ticket

By: Ade Adeleke After over 12 hours of voting in the indirect primary of the party, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) on Tuesday emerged the candidate of the All progressives congress, APC to contest the October 10 Governorship election. He was declared as the winner of the governorship primary held at the Dome, in Akure, the State capital According to the chairman of the governorship primary election, governor Yaya Bello, Akeredolu polled two thousand four hundred…

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Breaking: Akeredolu emerges APC Candidate ahead of Oct 10 polls

Breaking: Akeredolu emerges APC Candidate ahead of Oct 10 polls

By: Ade Adeleke After over 12 hours of voting in the indirect primary of the party, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) on Tuesday emerged the candidate of the All progressives congress, APC to contest the October 10 Governorship election. He was declared as the winner of the governorship primary held at the Dome, in Akure, the State capital According to the chairman of the governorship primary election, governor Yaya Bello, Akeredolu polled two thousand four hundred…

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