How Akeredolu beats Agboola, Jegede in ‘mock election’

How Akeredolu beats Agboola, Jegede in ‘mock election’

By: Ade Adeleke Ahead of the October 10 governorship election, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has defeated both candidates of the People’s Democratic Party and Zenith Labour Party, Eyitayo Jegede and Agboola Ajayi, respectively at a mock election organised by the Coalition 2020. The Coalition 2020 is made up of 26 political parties, ethnic groups, drivers unions, youths groups, women amongst others and representatives of the three major…

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Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba groups visit Ajipe, drum support for Akeredolu

Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba groups visit Ajipe, drum support for Akeredolu

AHEAD of the conduct of October 10 governorship poll in Ondo state, a socio-political group of Yoruba, Hausa and Igbo people under the aegis of Aketi Legacy Group has declared its support for the reelection of governor Rotimi Akeredolu. The group, led by its chairman, Mr Olanrewaju Famudele on a visit to Chief Alex Ajipe, the chairman Civil society and support committee under the All Progressives Congress, APC, Campaign Council, said they had keenly followed…

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Deji of Akure proceeds on traditional leave

Deji of Akure proceeds on traditional leave

PRESS RELEASE DEJI OF AKURE TO PROCEED ON ANNUAL (ULEFUNTA) LEAVE The Deji and Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi, Odundun II will on Wednesday 24th September, 2020 proceed on his annual Ulefunta leave (traditional leave). 2. The annual leave is expected to last for a period of seven days beginning from Thursday 24th September, 2020 till Wednesday 30th September, 2020. 3. It is important to notify the public and residents that…

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Ondo PDP rally: Political rascality at its peak… by Alex Kalejaye

ONDO PDP RALLY: POLITICAL RASCALITY AT ITS PEAK By Alex Kalejaye Those that are sufficiently familiar with the antics of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will attest to their inelastic penchant for violence, thuggery and unbridled lies. If you like, unquenchable desperation. To them, the electoral victory amounts to everything. They have no qualms with confusing the electorate; where it is impossible to convince the determinants of winners or losers in a democratic contest. Their…

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Ondo 2020: Why Mimiko will fail over Agboola —Olusola Oke

Ondo 2020: Why Mimiko will fail over Agboola —Olusola Oke

Traditional rulers in Irele local government area of Ondo State yesterday passed a vote of confidence on Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, declaring their support for his re-election in the October 10, 2020 Guber poll. The monarchs said Governor Akeredolu has lesser work to do with the array of political gladiators in southern Senatorial district that have joined his campaign. The Ahaba of Ajagba, Oba Adesayo Oluwole and the Odogbo of Ode- omi, Oba Akinyelure Olorunsola…

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Outstanding Journalist award will spur me to work harder —Sola Ilesanmi

Outstanding Journalist award will spur me to work harder —Sola Ilesanmi

One of Ondo state’s multi-talented journalist, Shola Ilesanmi, a senior reporter with State Broadcast Media Group, owners of OSRC, Orange fm and Alalaye Fm has bagged Chronicle Magazine’s Outstanding Journalist of the year Award. Ilesanmi was honoured alongside other eminent personalities at the Ondo based tabloid’s 7th Anniversary, Lecture and Award held in Akure on Sunday.According to the Publisher and Editor-in-chief of the Chronicle Magazine, Olaseeni Oyesusi, the Awardees were carefully and painstakingly selected by…

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