2020 polls: I’m ready to liberate Ondo people —PDP candidate Jegede

2020 polls: I’m ready to liberate Ondo people —PDP candidate Jegede

ACCEPTANCE SPEECH BY MR. EYITAYO OLAYINKA JEGEDE (SAN) AFTER DECLARATION AS ONDO STATE PDP GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE IN AKURE, ON JULY 22, 2020 Standing ramrod straight, I’m patently dumbfounded on how best to express my sincere appreciation to you all, our noble delegates. I am greatly overwhelmed with joy, this day, beholding my people, as in a sea of heads, largely exultant in partial fulfilment of their common dream. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has once…

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“PDP should consider Ondo Dep Governor as Jegede’s running mate”

“PDP should consider Ondo Dep Governor as Jegede’s running mate”

After the fallout of yesterday’s primaries, a group, Ondo State Southern Senatorial Patriotic Movement (OSSSPM) has appealed to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede to pick the deputy governor of the State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi as his running mate for the October 10, gubernatorial poll. Ajayi, who decamped recently from the All Progressives Congress (APC) was the first runner up in the just concluded PDP governorship primary election. In a statement…

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Ondo 2020: Why I’ll not give Jegede blanket support —Olafeso

Ondo 2020: Why I’ll not give Jegede blanket support —Olafeso

By: Ade Adeleke The second runner up in the just concluded PDP governorship primary in Ondo state, Dr Eddy Olafeso has pledged his readiness to work with the party’s candidate, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, to win the October 10 election. Speaking with newsmen after receiving Jegede who visited him at his residence at Alagbaka-Akure, Olafeso said the ruling APC government in the state would be defeated by the PDP candidate in the forthcoming election if…

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Ondo 2020: Implications of Akeredolu-Jegede’s rematch

Ondo 2020: Implications of Akeredolu-Jegede’s rematch

ONDO 2020: AKEREDOLU, JEGEDE’S SYMBOLIC VICTORY FIGURES By: Olaseinde Omoboye The primary elections of the major political parties ahead of the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State have been concluded with the Peoples Democratic Party holding its exercise on Wednesday through early Thursday morning. The All Progressives Congress (APC) has elected the incumbent, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, as its flagbearer while the former Attorney-General of the state, Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, emerged as the candidate…

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Sotitobire: Ondo Court warns against compromise, Prophet ends defence

Sotitobire: Ondo Court warns against compromise, Prophet ends defence

The founder of Sotitobire praising chapel, Akure, Prophet Babatunde Alfa and six members of his church have concluded their defence in their ongoing trial before an Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure over the alleged disappearance of one year-old boy, Gold Kolawole at the church in November, last year. Counsel to the defendants, Akinyemi Omoware announced the decision of the Defence team after they had called the 15th witness, Olayinka Abolade a videographer, on…

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PDP primary: Jegede’s victory well-deserved — Bode Ayorinde

PDP primary: Jegede’s victory well-deserved — Bode Ayorinde

Press Statement PDP PRIMARIES: WE ARE GRATEFUL – BODE AYORINDE As I have always stated, only one person will emerge victorious in a contest of many aspirants. I therefore use this opportunity to congratulate Eyitayo Jegede SAN for a well deserved victory, wishing him a greater success in the contest ahead. My warm greetings to other Co-aspirants for a bold attempt. In togetherness we can move PDP to greater heights. We are particularly grateful to…

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PDP primary: Ondo Dep Gov reacts to Jegede’s victory

PDP primary: Ondo Dep Gov reacts to Jegede’s victory

The first runner up in the just concluded PDP governorship primary in ondo state, Agboola Ajayi (Ondo state Deputy Governor) has reacted to the outcome of the exercise. Chairman of the Primary Election committee and Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwanyi while announcing the winner of the pdp’s primary election held in Akure said Mr Jegede polled eight hundred and eighty-eight (888) votes to defeat his closest rival and the state deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, who…

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Breaking: Eyitayo Jegede beats Ondo Dep Gov, 6 others to PDP Guber ticket

Breaking: Eyitayo Jegede beats Ondo Dep Gov, 6 others to PDP Guber ticket

By: Ade Adeleke A former Attorney General and commissioner for Justice in Ondo state, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, SAN was early this morning declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic party, PDP for the October 10, 2020 Governorship election in the state. It will be the repeat of the last 2016 gubernatorial election that was between Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and Jegede. Chairman of the Primary Election committee and Enugu State governor, Ifeanyi Ugwanyi while announcing the winner…

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