Ondo 2020: Obasanjo backs ADC Guber candidate, Adelegan

Ondo 2020: Obasanjo backs ADC Guber candidate, Adelegan

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed the candidacy of Prince Dapo Adelegan in the forthcoming October 10 gubernatorial election in Ondo state. The governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ondo State, Prince Dapo Adelegan, today received the blessing and endorsement of the the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo at his residence in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital. Adelegan is an Owo kinsman of the incumbent, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Prince Adelegan on his…

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2023: South should produce Buhari’s successor —El-rufai

2023: South should produce Buhari’s successor —El-rufai

Barely a week after President Muhammadu Buhari’s closest ally and nephew, Malam Mamman Daura spoke against zoning of presidency ahead of the 2023 election, Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i has said the next President should come from the South. The Nation reports that he also denied nursing any presidential ambition, saying he does not want to be President. El-Rufa’i stated these in an interview with the Hausa service of the BBC monitored by our correspondent in…

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Ondo poll: PDP candidate Jegede visits Obasanjo

Ondo poll: PDP candidate Jegede visits Obasanjo

Eyitayo Jegede, the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in Ondo State, has sought the support of former president Olusegun Obasanjo ahead of the October 10 poll. The former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in the state made this known on Saturday via Twitter. “Seeking support of the elders, the next 63 days will no doubt be decisive, we will succeed. God our help!” Jegede captioned a photo of himself with…

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Akeredolu raises alarm over his running mate, Ondo civil service

Akeredolu raises alarm over his running mate, Ondo civil service

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has raised the alarm that a desperate politician is plotting to use choice of his running mate and the state civil service to carry out a smear campaign against him. In a press statement, the governor advises the public to wary of this political blackmail. Read the full text below; PRESS STATEMENT A smear campaign aimed at discrediting the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, is already at an advanced…

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Ondo 2020: Ex-Dep Gov Olanusi disowns Mimiko’s ZLP

Ondo 2020: Ex-Dep Gov Olanusi disowns Mimiko’s ZLP

By: Ade Adeleke Alhaji Ali Olanusi, a former Ondo state Deputy Governor and Leader, APC Unity Forum in the state, has debunked report that he is planning to defect from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP). He said in a press statement that the visit of his former boss and former Governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko to his residence at Alagbaka-Akure does not translate to a plot to join ZLP…

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu has put me under pressure —Running mate

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu has put me under pressure —Running mate

By: Ade Adeleke The Running mate to the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Hon. Lucky Orimisan Ayedatiwa, yesterday said comments by his boss, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on his personality have put him under intense pressure to deliver and remain loyal. He gave reasons why he would be entirely loyal and committed to the vision of his boss. Speaking when he received members of the State Working Committee of the party…

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“Edo: Emergence of new Speaker good omen for APC ahead of Guber polls”

“Edo: Emergence of new Speaker good omen for APC ahead of Guber polls”

……… Ensure protection of 17 Edo lawmakers to hold sittings —FG tells IGP. ……. PDP won’t allow impeachment of Obaseki —PDP, Wike. ……Obaseki behaving like dictator —Tinubu. Kano Governor and Chairman of the Edo State Gubernatorial Campaign Council for All Progressives Congress (APC) Abdullahi Ganduje has congratulated new Edo Speaker Victor Edoror. His Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Abba Anwar, said the Governor also congratulated all the newly elected principal officers. Ganduje said with the new…

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