Jegede’s Petition @Tribunal: Aketi, APC leaders must not sleep with two eyes closed

Jegede’s Petition @Tribunal: Aketi, APC leaders must not sleep with two eyes closed

JEGEDE AND PDP’S BOASTING TO RECLAIM MANDATE AT THE TRIBUNAL, EMPTY THREAT OR SINISTER PLAN?… Dr. Akeredolu O.N Aketi and other APC leaders in the state must not sleep with two eyes closed INTRODUCTION Yoruba adage says when you see a child challenging an elderly man who is more powerful than him, you should look closely, he may have a supporter very close by. Another adage says when you see a flower dancing on water,…

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Bisi Akande @82: A man of many parts —Akeredolu

Bisi Akande @82: A man of many parts —Akeredolu

The Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN today described elderstatesman and former Governor of Osun State, Chief Bisi Akande as a man of many parts. “The most adorable of all virtues is humility; he possesses it from which many other values flow”, Governor Akeredolu said in his birthday message to the pioneer Acting National chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) issued by the State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald…

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Alex Ajipe celebrates birthday of Hon Tunji-Ojo’s mother

Alex Ajipe celebrates birthday of Hon Tunji-Ojo’s mother

Chief Alex Ajipe, the convener of Ibi-Giga Ambassadors in Ondo State, has felicitated with the lawmaker representing Akoko North East and North West Federal Constituency, Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, on the occasion of his mother’s birthday. Ajipe in a statement made available to journalists on Saturday in Akure by his Media Aide, Solomon Adewoye, described Mrs Yinka Tunji-Ojo as a simple, loving, caring and trustworthy mother who has remained a pillar of strength to her children. The…

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Ondo Handover Committee: Omen for Great future —Ajipe hails Akeredolu

Ondo Handover Committee: Omen for Great future —Ajipe hails Akeredolu

An Industrialist and Public Relations expert, Chief Alexander Oluremi Ajipe has hailed the recent constitution of the Handover Strategy & Implementation Committee by Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu. The committee headed by the State Head of Service, Dare Aragbaiye, according to Chief Alex is made up of deft selections by a selfless leader who truly means business, as its constitution is all inclusive, and combines valuable experience across demographies and sectors. He also observed their Terms of…

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Senator Tofowomo’s Attack on Jegede: Excuse for Irresponsible Act

Senator Tofowomo’s Attack on Jegede: Excuse for Irresponsible Act

TOFOWOMO’S VITUPERATIONS AGAINST EYITAYO JEGEDE SAN: A PITIABLE EXCUSE IN LEADERSHIP By: Zadok Akintoye The press interview granted by PDP Senator, representing the Southern Senatorial District of Ondo state to the Vanguard Newspaper edition of January 14, 2021, wherein he alluded to some imaginary reasons on why the PDP gubernatorial candidate in the 2020 governorship election, Mr Eyitayo Jegede SAN “lost” the election. I am a bit perplexed as to the reasons and motive behind…

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Just In: Akeredolu names Son, HoS Aragbaiye in handover committee

Just In: Akeredolu names Son, HoS Aragbaiye in handover committee

Press Statement Akeredolu Constitutes Handover Strategy & Implementation Committee In his bid to ensure a seamless process preparatory to a second term in office, the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has constituted a Handover Strategy and Implementation Committee. The Committee’s mandate, amongst others, is to help coordinate the hand over process, ensure this administration’s records are appropriately archived, facilitate the off-boarding of current administration personnel as well as ease the on-boarding process…

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Alleged Fraud: Why we’re not jittery —RUGIPO Management

Alleged Fraud: Why we’re not jittery —RUGIPO Management

RUFUS GIWA POLYTECHNIC OWO- PRESS RELEASE The attention of Management of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic,owo has been drawn to a malicious on line report tagged “Rugipo Mgt jittery as fraudulent acts may soon be exposed” purportedly written by an anonymous chief Lecturer. Ordinarily, the write- up should not have attracted a response but for the attention of the public on the true position of things in the institution, it becomes necessary to address some issues raised…

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Alleged Fraudulent Act hits Ondo Poly, as Group Uncovers Plot to Smear Image of RUGIPO Rector

Alleged Fraudulent Act hits Ondo Poly, as Group Uncovers Plot to Smear Image of RUGIPO Rector

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A group has kicked even as the management of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo state has been alleged of jittery of being exposed to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as a result of the death of his Chief of Protocol Barrister Tosin Ogunbodede. A source who is a Chief Lecturer, (who pleaded anonymity for fear of being humiliated ) disclosed that, the Registrar Alhaji Atiku Sule has been apprehensive since the death of the…

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Reopening of universities hangs in balance as FUTA SSANU, NASU begin 3-days protest

Reopening of universities hangs in balance as FUTA SSANU, NASU begin 3-days protest

By: Ade Adeleke The hope of reopening the Nation’s Universities may be under may not be materialised afterall and still hanging in the balance, as the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) chapters of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) today joined a 3-day nationwide protest declared by their national bodies. The two non-teaching staff unions of public universities had after a meeting of their National Joint…

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Nobody can intimidate me, let’s meet at Appeal Court —Ajasin’s daughter tells Akeredolu

Nobody can intimidate me, let’s meet at Appeal Court —Ajasin’s daughter tells Akeredolu

One of the aspirants of the All Progressives Congress, APC for the October 10 Governorship in Ondo State, Mrs Jumoke Anifowoshe has declared that she will appeal the ruling of the Federal High Court Abuja which dismissed her case against the validity of the July 20, 2020 primary election that produced Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as the candidate of the party for the October 10 Governorship election. A federal high court in Abuja, had dismissed the…

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Jegede, PDP close case, fail to call 399 witnesses at Ondo Tribunal

Jegede, PDP close case, fail to call 399 witnesses at Ondo Tribunal

The PDP and its candidate in the ondo 2020 October 10 governorship election, Eyitayo Jegede today closed their case before the state election petitions tribunal sitting in Akure. Counsel to the petitioners, Onyechi Ipeazu said they have opted to narrow their case to the evidences presented before the court. Jegede and PDP listed over 400 witnesses and many exhibits with additional nine days to defence their case. Ikpeazu said they are no longer interested in…

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Breaking: Akeredolu records another legal victory over his reelection

Breaking: Akeredolu records another legal victory over his reelection

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu who is also the candidate of the All Progressives Congress APC in the last October 10 governorship election in Ondo state has recorded another legal victory over his reelection in office. The latest case where he recorded victory is the suit filed by an APC governorship aspirant, Mrs Jumoke Anifowose-Ajasin, who is challenging the party’s primary that produced Akeredolu as the APC candidate on the ground of noncompliance with the party and…

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Oyemekun & Misconceptions about Akure people

Oyemekun & Misconceptions about Akure people

The story of Ajapada Ekun and how we came about Oloyemekun or Omo Ekun The institution of Oba monarchy in Akure was established by Ajapada. Ajapada was reported to be the son of Ekun. Ekun was also known to be one of the several sons of Oduduwa. He was also named Omoremilekun after Ekun had died during his pregnancy. Ekun was a father to Ajapada. It was Oduduwa who took care of him, so he…

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Plot by Fulani’s Miyetti Allah to destroy Amotekun uncovered

Plot by Fulani’s Miyetti Allah to destroy Amotekun uncovered

Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has warned the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) to desist from “plot” to infiltrate the Southwest Security Network (Amotekun). The Yoruba organisation gave the warning in reaction to MACBAN’s call for inclusion of its members and other ethnic bodies in the outfit. OPC said the demand was a ploy to weaken the Amotekun and put the region in “perpetual security threat”. The group’s Publicity Secretary, Yinka Oguntimehin, in…

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Akeredolu justifies Accountant-General’s tenure extension

Akeredolu justifies Accountant-General’s tenure extension

Press Statement Akeredolu Extends Accountant General’s Tenure By 3 Months. The Ondo State Governor, Arakinrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, has graciously approved extension of tenure, for the state Accountant General , Mr ‘Laolu Akindolire. The gesture is for 3 months as it lapses on the 12th of April, 2021, when a new Accountant General of the State shall be appointed. Specifically, Mr Governor’s move is in the overall interest of the smooth running of government,…

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Why my this year’s birthday is special —Ondo DGov elect Aiyedatiwa

Why my this year’s birthday is special —Ondo DGov elect Aiyedatiwa

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state deputy governor-elect, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa who celebrates his birthday today, has described this year’s celebration as special. Aiyedatiwa in his Facebook post and copied by SUNSHINETRUTH, said, “It’s another year to thank God for His faithfulness! “His Mercy, Grace & Help has brought me thus far. Yes, I have been a beneficiary of God’s kindness. “It has not been by my power or might- No, I have none! “It’s…

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Jegede is a busybody —INEC insists, as Ondo Tribunal admits his evidence

Jegede is a busybody —INEC insists, as Ondo Tribunal admits his evidence

The Ondo state Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal on the October 10, 2020 election today resumed its sitting in Akure, as the candidate of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Eyitayo Jegede gave evidence on oath. Jegede told the tribunal that the candidate of All Progressives Congress(APC), Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu was not validly nominated by his party. His prayer was that the Governor of Yobe State, who is the national Caretaker chairman of APC, Mai Balla Buni,…

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Ondo PDP crisis takes new twist, as leaders back PDP lawmaker, Elegbeleye

Ondo PDP crisis takes new twist, as leaders back PDP lawmaker, Elegbeleye

The crisis rocking the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State has taken a new twist at the weekend as some leaders of the party dissociated themselves from the suspension of members of the party. The party had suspended some members of the party including the Minority Leader of the House of Assembly, Hon. Rasheed Elegbeleye for alleged anti-party activities. The grouse of the party who suspended Elegbeleye, Ayo Fadaka and others was the visit…

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How Security agencies can end Insecurity —Akeredolu

How Security agencies can end Insecurity  —Akeredolu

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has made case for modern equipment for the Nigerian Military to help in their fight against insurgents and other criminalities in the country. Arakunrin Akeredolu also called for multi-level policing system as the best way to secure the country, adding that the issue of state police has become more necessary than ever He lauded the Nigerian Military counter-terrorism efforts aimed at ridding the country and the state of criminal…

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“Only Osinbajo-Zulum ticket can deliver 2023 Presidency for APC”

“Only Osinbajo-Zulum ticket can deliver 2023 Presidency for APC”

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Abubakar Girei, has said only a ticket of Vice President Yemi Osibanjo and Governor Babagana Zulum will guarantee victory for the ruling party. According to Girei, if the APC will zone the presidential slot to the south, it will be proper to consider giving the ticket to the serving vice president, to consolidate on the successes of President Muhammadu Buhari,…

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