Mammoth SDP supporters pass vote of confidence on Ondo Rep Adefisoye

Mammoth SDP supporters pass vote of confidence on Ondo Rep Adefisoye

Idanre town was agog on Friday, September 25, 2020 as mammoth crowd of Social Democratic Party (SDP) supporters gathered in a carnival like manner to pass a vote of confidence on the leadership of the member representing Idanre/Ifedore federal constituency, Hon. Tajudeen Adefisoye. Motion for the vote of confidence was moved by Bankole Akinselure while the motion was loudly seconded by all the party members in attendance. While moving the motion of confidence, Akinselure described…

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Dep Gov: Tension as Ondo Assembly blocks anti-impeachment lawmakers

Dep Gov: Tension as Ondo Assembly blocks anti-impeachment lawmakers

There was a tension today Some lawmakers who purportedly against the impeachment of the ondo state Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi have been allegedly blocked from attending the state House of Assembly plenary sitting today; SUNSHINETRUTH has reported. Particularly, two PDP lawmakers, Festus Akingbaso from Idanre constituency and Rasheed Elegbeleye (Minority leader) were prevented from gaining entrance into the Assembly complex. According to the deputy-minority Leader and Member representing Ondo West constituency 1, Ondo State House…

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Invasion: Why Idajo, NURTW members stormed Ondo Assembly —Speaker

Invasion: Why Idajo, NURTW members stormed Ondo Assembly —Speaker

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Speaker of the Ondo state House of Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun denied report of thugs invading the Assembly, noting that he invited members of the NURTW to a meeting at the assembly and they are not thugs. Oleyelogun who said they were at the assembly for prayers, sued for peace and unity of purpose on the need to ensure violence ahead of the october 10 governorship election in the state. The speaker…

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Breaking: Tension, political thugs invade Ondo Assembly complex

Breaking: Tension, political thugs invade Ondo Assembly complex

There is tension, Some persons suspected to be thugs have invaded the Ondo state house of assembly. The thugs, it was gathered converged on the assembly to prevent anti impeachment lawmakers from gaining access to the complex. News Track reports that the lawmakers’ suspension was recently quashed by an Akure high court. The thugs were stationed at strategic locations in the assembly complex. The Speaker of the Ondo state house of assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun denied…

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Cars gift to Ondo lawmakers at this trying time insensitive —PDP attacks Aketi

Cars gift to Ondo lawmakers at this trying time insensitive —PDP attacks Aketi

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Members of the Ondo State House of Assembly were yesterday presented with the 2020 Model of SUV KIA Sportage as official vehicles by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Presenting the vehicles to the state legislators at the Government House in Akure, Governor Akeredolu said his administration though constrained by the dwindling resources accruing to the state at this time will continue to keep to its promises. He said, “what matters to me is that…

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Ex-Ondo lawmakers beg Akeredolu over 5yrs unpaid severance allowance

Ex-Ondo lawmakers beg Akeredolu over 5yrs unpaid severance allowance

MEMBERS OF ONDO STATE 7TH OF ASSEMBLY (2011 – 2015) Parliament Building, Igbatoro Road, Akure, Ondo State. 31st August, 2020. Mr. Governor Arakunrin Olúwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, Governor’s Office, Alagbaka, Akure. Dear Sir, PASSIONATE REQUEST FOR PAYMENT OF OUR SEVERANCE ALLOWANCE Please refer to the above subject matter. We are Honorable Members of the Ondo State 7th Assembly (2011-2015). We were inaugurated on June 2011 and our tenure lapse on May 31, 2015. Sir, we want…

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Our Govt has used projects to stop rural-urban migration —Aketi’s SA, Kolawole

Our Govt has used projects to stop rural-urban migration —Aketi’s SA, Kolawole

In a quest to conscientiously bridge the elongated gap between rural and urban settlements, Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has taken steps to entrench development in the rural areas and uplift standard of living of the rural dwellers. The Governor was able achieve the unprecedented infrastructural developments through the Ondo State Community and Social Development Agency (ODCSDA) and the Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing project (RAAMP), which are World Bank-assisted Agencies under the Directorate…

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D’Gov impeachment: Ondo Govt reacts, as Court reinstates Dep Speaker, two others

D’Gov impeachment: Ondo Govt reacts, as Court reinstates Dep Speaker, two others

By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure has reinstated the Deputy Speaker of the Ondo state House of Assembly, Iroju Ogundeji and two other lawmakers who were recently suspended over alleged misconducts by the Assembly. The court reversed the illegal and unlawful suspension of the members and ordered Ondo State House of Assembly to immediately pay all their entitlements and also pay them five million naira compensation to each of them….

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How Ondo Dep Gov will make Aketi’s reelection easier — ex-Rep member Kolawole

How Ondo Dep Gov will make Aketi’s reelection easier — ex-Rep member Kolawole

By: Adesoji Adetona A former member of the House of Representatives from Akoko Southeast/Southwest federal constituency, Hon. Kolawole Babatunde, has declared that picking the embattled Deputy Governor of ondo state, Hon Agboola Ajayi as the governorship candidate of the the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP, will make victory of the incumbent Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu easier in the October 10 election. He noted that with Ajayi’s joining race on the ZLP platform after losing the ticket of…

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Stop suspending your members —Court to Ondo Assembly, Speaker

Stop suspending your members —Court to Ondo Assembly, Speaker

An Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure has stopped the Ondo State House of Assembly and the Speaker; Mr David Oleyeloogun from suspending its members particularly the lawmaker representing Eseodo constituency in the Assembly. The lawmaker; Hon Success Torhukerhijo who was expelled by the All Progressives Congress (APC) for not signing the impeachment notice against the Deputy Governor; Hon Agboola Ajayi sought the protection of the court from being suspended from his legislative duties….

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Ondo Guber polls: What Boroffice, Oke, Kekemeke agreed with Akeredolu revealed

Ondo Guber polls: What Boroffice, Oke, Kekemeke agreed with Akeredolu revealed

Some Gubernatorial aspirants who participated in the July 20, Primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State and some aggrieved leaders of the party today officially came together to collapse their political structures for the re-election of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in the forthcoming October 10, gubernatorial poll. Stalwarts of the party including Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN and his running mate, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa met on Sunday to strategize ahead of the August…

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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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Ondo 2020: Let’s work for Jegede’s victory —Reps member Omolafe tells new PDP Exco

Ondo 2020: Let’s work for Jegede’s victory —Reps member Omolafe tells new PDP Exco

By: Ade Adeleke The member of the House of Representatives, from Akure North/ South Federal Constituency of Ondo state, Hon. Adedayo Omolafe, has congratulated the new Executive members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Omolafe popularly known as Expensive, described the emergence of the PDP exco as a call to service especially at a crucial time when the common target of all the party’s stakeholders was to win the forthvoming governorship election…

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@36: Tribute to Outstanding Reps Member Hon Tajudeen Adefisoye (aka Small Alhaji)

@36: Tribute to Outstanding Reps Member Hon Tajudeen Adefisoye (aka Small Alhaji)

BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO AN OUTSTANDING REPRESENTATIVE OF IDANRE/IFEDORE FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY By: Oluyemi Fasipe (@YemieFash) There are abounding examples to clearly prove that the ability to record earthly achievements and make landmark impacts have nothing to do with age. After all, Methuselah was recorded as the oldest man in the bible, yet no outstanding achievement was attached to his 969 years sojourn on the planet earth. However, the same Holy Bible recorded it that David killed…

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Eld-el-kabir: Pray for peaceful Ondo Guber polls —Reps member, Akinjo begs muslims

Eld-el-kabir: Pray for peaceful Ondo Guber polls —Reps member, Akinjo begs muslims

The lawmaker representing Ilaje/Ese-odo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Kolade Akinjo has felicitated and congratulated Muslim faithful in his constituency and ondo state at large, on the occasion of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. In a Sallah message, Hon Akinjo urged them to leverage on the season to rededicate themselves to the teachings of Allah (SAW) and also pray for sustainable peace in Nigeria and most importantly our dear Sunshine State, even as the…

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Reps member, Adefisoye douses tension over SDP Guber Candidacy in Ondo

Reps member, Adefisoye douses tension over SDP Guber Candidacy in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke The federal lawmaker representing Idanre/Ifedore federal constituency, Hon Tajudeen Adefisoye has doused tension over the INEC decision on the governorship candidacy of his party, SDP ahead of the October 10 election in Ondo state. INEC had published the name of a factional candidate, Peter Fasua as the SDP candidate. However in a statement, Adefisoye aka Small Alhaji, said “In line with the policy of integrity feedback of Rep Tajudeen Adefisoye, it is…

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Eld-el-Kabir: Let’s celebrate peacefully in Idanre/Ifedore —Reps member, Small Alhaji

Eld-el-Kabir: Let’s celebrate peacefully in Idanre/Ifedore —Reps member, Small Alhaji

By: Adesoji Adetona The lawmaker, Hon. Tajudeen Adefisoye who is representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency of Ondo State has charged Muslim ummah in his constituency and Ondo State at large to embrace peace in the spirit of Eid-el-kabir celebration. The Deputy Chairman of House Committee on Army urged Muslims is his constituency to dwell on the essence of peace which makes Islam a religion of peace. The fondly called Small Alhaji, added that peace actually originated…

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Acid Test of Ondo 2020 Guber polls and PDP quest for Power

Acid Test of Ondo 2020 Guber polls and PDP quest for Power

A former lawmaker and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Hon Olusiji Akindiose writes on the forthcoming gubernatorial primary slated for July 22 in ondo state.”I listened to a programme anchored by one of PDP ASPIRANTS Thursday morning on ADABA (FM a radio station in Akure) and i was taken aback by the issues raised especially on ASPIRANTS geopolitical origin.I was disturbed because the participants were demarketing the PARTY. They were ENCOURAGING THE ELECTORATE…

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Just In: We’ll not shift Ondo Guber Primaries —PDP

Just In: We’ll not shift Ondo Guber Primaries —PDP

The PDP LGA Congresses Electoral Committee led Senator Ike Ekweremadu has declared that the dispute over the list of ward delegates for the July 22 Ondo state governorship primaries of the party has been resolved. The former Deputy Senate President also announced that the party would still conduct it primaries in the state as scheduled since the issue of ‘doctored’ delegates list had been amicably resolved by stakeholders. The Enugu Senator told newsmen in Akure,…

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My take on Age falsification, law school scam and PDP disqualification card —Ondo Dep Gov

My take on Age falsification, law school scam and PDP disqualification card —Ondo Dep Gov

THE MANY LIES SPONSORED TO SMEAR THE REPUTATION OF ONDO STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR, AGBOOLA AJAYI Since the Ondo State Deputy Governor, His Excellency, Alfred Agboola Ajayi moved from the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) to the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP) on 21st June, 2020, his political adversaries both within the PDP and APC have intensified fruitless efforts through sponsored media attacks to smear his reputation. This is understandable. Some PDP aspirants, who are being sponsored…

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