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Akure people turned against me says Akeredolu

Written by on 13 October 2020

Ondo state Governor-Elect, Rotimi Akeredolu has expressed shock that he lost the Saturday governorship election in three local government council areas in the central senatorial districts despite his developmental works in the councils. Akeredolu said this during an interview on Channels Television monitored in Akure, the Ondo state capital. The governor-elect lost Akure South, Akure […]

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BREAKING: Five policemen feared killed in Ondo road crash

Written by on 13 October 2020

Officers of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, have confirmed, the death of two police officers, involved in an accident in Ondo state. The commission equally stated that eight other police officers sustained various degree of injuries, in the crash. It was gathered the victims were in a Toyota Hilux and were heading towards the […]

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Ondo Decides: Rain delays voting in Akure, Owo

Written by on 10 October 2020

A light rain had briefly stopped voting in some parts of Akure, including Isikan, where Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, was waiting to vote. Jegede and his wife, Eno arrived at Sacred Heart Primary School, ward 2 unit 10, Isikan, around 9:00 am and joined other voters in the queue. The rain, which […]

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Akeredolu declares Friday work-free day

Written by on 9 October 2020

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has directed that today, Friday be observed as a work-free day, to enable workers prepare for tomorrow’s election. Mr. Donald Ojogo, Commissioner for Information and Orientation, in a statement yesterday in Akure said the decision became necessary in view of the fact that some people will have to travel […]

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ONDO : Returning Officer not from the state, OAU, says INEC

Written by on 9 October 2020

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) on Friday ruled out the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede as the Returning Officer for the Ondo State governorship election. The commission said while it would not be drawn into speculations relating to the performance of its constitutional and statutory functions, the […]

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Media Aide accuses Makinde of sponsoring assault on Fayose

Written by on 9 October 2020

The media aide to former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, Lere Olayinka, has alleged that the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde ,sponsored the thugs who assaulted his principal on Wednesday. Some persons had removed Fayose’s cap during the grand finale of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship campaign rally in Akure on Wednesday. Olayinka […]

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Ondo guber: 5 injured as APC, PDP supporters clash

Written by on 17 September 2020

No fewer than five persons, yesterday, sustained serious injuries in Ikare-Akoko, headquarters of Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State as APC and those of the PDP clashed. The violent clash allegedly involved members of the Akeredolu campaign and those of the Jegede campaign organisations who are working for the All Progressive Congress […]

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