Why Ife Oyedele remains the best amongst APC Aspirants

Why Ife Oyedele remains the best amongst APC Aspirants

IFE OYEDELE : THE BEST AMONGST APC CONTENDERS Femi Adeniyi, Akure It is no more news that the leading All Progressive Congress (APC) gubernatorial aspirant, Engr. Ifeoluwa Oyedele had obtained and submitted his nomination and expression of interest form to participate in Ondo State 2020 governorship election. The Okitipupa born politician had since gone ahead to open the biggest campaign office in Akure and he had equally rolled out his road map to economic prosperity…

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Vanity vs Expediency: A Tale of Two Projects in Ondo State

Vanity vs Expediency: A Tale of Two Projects in Ondo State

VANITY VS EXPEDIENCY: A TALE OF TWO PROJECTS I follow Governor Rotimi Akeredolu (Aketi) for several reasons. First, he is a governor that looks forward. I doubt that any governor in Nigeria, has been more magnanimous to the legacy and reputation of his predecessors like Aketi has been. I have hardly heard him speak in person, or through a nominee, criticizing or judging a project of his predecessor. Even in the face of aggression, aggravation…

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Akeredolu goes Spiritual

Akeredolu goes Spiritual

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has gone spiritual on his social media platforms amidst battle to pick governorship ticket of his party APC in the primaries slated for July 20. Only recently, Akeredolu’s estranged Deputy Agboola Ajayi joined the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to contest the 2020 governorship election while still serving in his government. Also recently, the governor was tested positive for the deadly coronavirus pandemic but later got treated and tested negative to the…

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Ondo Dep Gov’s Impeachment Suit: A Futile or Genuine Voyage —by Barr Femi Emodamori

Ondo Dep Gov’s Impeachment Suit: A Futile or Genuine Voyage —by Barr Femi Emodamori

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS SUIT INSTITUTED BY THE ONDO STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR AGAINST HIS ANTICIPATED IMPEACHMENT; A FUTILE VOYAGE IN THE EYES OF THE LAW. I have had the benefit of reading media reports, including the social media post of the indefatigable Babatope Okeowo, Media Adviser to the Ondo State Deputy Governor, on a suit filed by the latter, Hon. Alfred Agboola Ajayi, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking, amongst others, reliefs relating to his anticipated…

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One year of Prof Abubakar Sulaiman’s Giant Strides at NILDS

One year of Prof Abubakar Sulaiman’s Giant Strides at NILDS

NILDS: Professor Abubakar Sulaiman’s One Year of Stewardship. By Bayo Jimoh. It is now twelve months that Professor Abubakar Sulaiman assumed office as the second Director General of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS). So, how well has the institute fared under under his leadership in the last one year? The essence of this write up is to keep you abreast of what Professor Sulaiman has been able to achieve in his…

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How Ondo D’Gov Agboola has committed Impeachable offence —Lawyer, Femi Emodamori

How Ondo D’Gov Agboola has committed Impeachable offence —Lawyer, Femi Emodamori

ONDO STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR’S DEFECTION FROM THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (A.P.C) TO THE PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC PARTY (P.D.P); EXAMINING THE LEGAL AND THE MORAL IMPORTS…… Barr Femi Emodamori “There is a saying in jurisprudence that law and morality are not synonymous. Hence, an act that is morally reprehensible may not be legally punishable-Attorney General, Federation V. Abubakar (2007) 10 NWLR (PT 1041) 1.” There is probably no better way to sum up the relationship between law…

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“Why Akeredolu can’t be Stopped from Holding Public Office by any Court or Tribunal”

“Why Akeredolu can’t be Stopped from Holding Public Office by any Court or Tribunal”

THE ALLEGED BAN OF ARAKUNRIN OLUWAROTIMI AKEREDOLU, SAN FROM HOLDING PUBLIC OFFICE FOR 25 YEARS BY A JUDICIAL COMMISSION OF ENQUIRY, AND ASSERTIONS THAT HE LIED ON OATH IN 2016 BY STATING IN HIS INEC FORMS THAT HE HAD NEVER BEEN INDICTED FOR CORRUPTION BY ANY COURT OR TRIBUNAL; ANOTHER LEGAL BLUNDER, FROM A PERSPECTIVE STRICTLY BASED ON LAW. ANOTHER LEGAL BLUNDER, FROM A PERSPECTIVE STRICTLY BASED ON LAW. It is electioneering season in the…

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Ondo #4.3b Saga: Tolu Babaleye’s Petition to the Senate is a Monumental Blunder —Lawyer, Femi Emodamori

Ondo #4.3b Saga: Tolu Babaleye’s Petition to the Senate is a Monumental Blunder —Lawyer, Femi Emodamori

PETITION TO THE SENATE BY TOLU BABALEYE ESQ. FOR THE INVESTIGATION OF ALLEGED MISSING FUND IN ONDO STATE; IS THIS A GENUINE CASE OF IGNORANCE OF THE LEARNED, OR POLITICS TAKEN TOO FAR? A REJOINDER BY FEMI EMMANUEL EMODAMORI I have a lot of respect for Tolu Babaleye Esq., and I think the respect is mutual. We meet and exchange quite a lot of pleasantries every now and then. The last time we met at…

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“Ondo 2020: Thirteen Reasons APC should go for Kekemeke”

“Ondo 2020: Thirteen Reasons APC should go for Kekemeke”

Why we chose KEKEMEKE —Liberal Movement The Leke-Leke of Ondo State As APC GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE 1. Of all the gubernatorial aspirants, Chief D. I. Kekemeke is the most qualified and experienced. He was a member of the House óf Assembly, a chairman of a major federal parastatal, a former attorney general and commissioner for justice, a former commissioner for works, lands, housing and transport and, above all, a former Secretary to the State Government. At…

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@57: ERELU BISI FAYEMI’S IMPACTFUL ACTIVISM by Ahmed Salami

@57: ERELU BISI FAYEMI’S IMPACTFUL ACTIVISM by Ahmed Salami

57TH BIRTHDAY AND ERELU BISI FAYEMI’S OF IMPACTFUL ACTIVISM By Ahmed Salami The first lady of Ekiti State, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, by her strides and exploits, has become a recognised global citizen. She is not just revered for being the wife of a governor, but reputed for being a productive and politically savvy one. A vivid deconstruction of the trajectory of her existence attested to the fact that she remains a reputed humanist, with her…

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