Breaking: Makinde meets Mimiko again over Ondo Guber polls

Breaking: Makinde meets Mimiko again over Ondo Guber polls

The Oyo state Governor, Seyi Makinde is currently in a closed door meeting with former governor of Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko in Ondo town. The visit is the second by Makinde to Mimiko in his Ondo residence in two months. The visit sources claimed is to enable the Oyo Governor get the support of Mimiko for the PDP candidate in the October 10 election, Eyitayo Jegede SAN. Details of today’s meeting are yet to…

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How Edo Assembly elected new Speaker amidst tension, as Obaseki cries foul

How Edo Assembly elected new Speaker amidst tension, as Obaseki cries foul

There is political tension as 17 out of 24 members of Edo State House of Assembly today said they have impeached the Speaker, Mr. Francis Okiye. They also claimed to have impeached the newly inaugurated deputy Speaker, Roland Asoro. The 17 lawmakers comprise 14 members whose seats were declared vacant, and an additional three members of the Assembly. The14 lawmakers were sworn in at a private location, after which they teamed up with three others…

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People won’t forget Mimiko like Awo for his welfarism policies, and not number of Elections won

People won’t forget Mimiko like Awo for his welfarism policies, and not number of Elections won

RE: OPEN LETTER TO DR OLUSEGUN MIMIKO Dear Egbon Richard Akinnola, I just read your open letter to Dr Mimiko wherein you freely expressed your slanted opinion of who you think he was and what you wish for him. As someone I have always admired from afar, I must confess, I was let down by your assumptions, inferences and juxtapositions. Did I overrate you? Maybe😕 Please permit me to walk you through my thoughts… It’s…

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Unpaid Salary: Ondo Govt has turned us to beggars —protesting Nurses

Unpaid Salary: Ondo Govt has turned us to beggars —protesting Nurses

All recently employed nurses at the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Ondo have have staged a peaceful protest and issued a one -week ultimatum to the state government to pay their outstanding five months salaries. The nurses who protested at the Akure complex of the hospital, said government has refused to meet their demands despite several meetings. Armed with placards with different inscriptions,, the aggrieved nurses said the would embark on an indefinite strike…

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Ondo 2020: Our target with Dep Gov Agboola —ZLP

Ondo 2020: Our target with Dep Gov Agboola —ZLP

THE fate of Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi in the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) will be determined at a meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC), to be held this week. The Nation reports that the NEC of ZLP would look into legal issues surrounding the candidacy of Ajayi. He contested last month’s primary election of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and lost to Eyitayo Jegede. His campaign posters on the platform of the ZLP have…

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We’re determined to liberate Ondo people from unproductive Aketi’s Govt —PDP

We’re determined to liberate Ondo people from unproductive Aketi’s Govt —PDP

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The newly elected Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state, Hon Fatai Adams has described the present administration of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as unproductive maladministration in the state. In his inaugural speech, Adams urged members of the party to be more resolved in defeating the APC in the forthcoming election. The PDP Chairman said, “my fellow compatriots, I salute your resolve in the face of intimidation, harassment and blackmail…

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Akeredolu, Olusola Oke, APC Unity Forum’s agreement revealed

Akeredolu, Olusola Oke, APC Unity Forum’s  agreement revealed

Members of the Unity Forum of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State led by former Deputy Governor Alli Olanusi and Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu have reached an agreement to work together for the victory of the party in the October 10 governorship election. SUNSHINETRUTH had reported that the first runner-up in the APC July 20 governorship primary, Chief Olusola Oke, led the forum members to visit Governor Akeredolu at his Alagbaka-Akure Government House where…

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