APC Chairman In Ondo, Who Is A Close Ally To Deputy Governor, Resigns

Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Ese- Odo local government area of Ondo state, Mr. Samuel Olorunwa has resigned his membership from the party. By Osagie Otabor, Akure Olorunwa tendered his resignation letter on Friday at the APC state secretariat in Akure. He said he resigned his position as chairman as well as being a member of the APC. Olorunwa is a closed ally … Continue reading APC Chairman In Ondo, Who Is A Close Ally To Deputy Governor, Resigns

Ondo 2020: 11 Ondo APC Aspirants Rejects Indirect Primary

Eleven All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship aspirants on Friday sent a formal letter to the party’s Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee (CEONCPC) rejecting the direct mode of primary election on July 20. By Jide Orintunsin Only Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, who is seeking for re-election, did not append his signature on the formal letter submitted to the office of the National Chairman of the party in … Continue reading Ondo 2020: 11 Ondo APC Aspirants Rejects Indirect Primary

Impeachment: Ondo C.J. Declines Speaker’s Request To Set Up Panel On Deputy Governor

The ongoing move to impeach Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Hon Agboola Ajayi, has been stalled following refusal of the Chief Judge of the State, Justice Olaranwaju Akeredolu, to set up a seven-man investigative panel. By Osagie Otabor, Akure Speaker Bamidele Oleyelogun had written to the Chief Judge that impeachment notice has been served on Hon. Ajayi. A total of 14 lawmakers signed an impeachment … Continue reading Impeachment: Ondo C.J. Declines Speaker’s Request To Set Up Panel On Deputy Governor

PDP Knocks APC Over Alleged Plot To Rig Poll

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of sponsoring false reports on some online platforms purporting that the PDP was seeking to rig the September 19 election. From Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja The online report had alleged that former Senate President Bukola Saraki was mounting pressure on the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to help the PDP rig … Continue reading PDP Knocks APC Over Alleged Plot To Rig Poll

Ondo Speaker To C.J.: Set Up Panel To Investigate Deputy Governor

Ondo Speaker Bamidele Oleyelogun has asked the Chief Judge, Justice Olarenwaju Akeredolu, to set up a seven-man panel to investigate notice of gross misconduct levelled against the Deputy Governor, Hon. Agboola Ajayi. By Osagie Otabor, Akure A total of 14 lawmakers had signed an impeachment notice against Ajayi. Speaker Oleyelogun said the setting up of the panel was in line with section 188 (5) of … Continue reading Ondo Speaker To C.J.: Set Up Panel To Investigate Deputy Governor

More Support For Ex-Governor Seriake Dickson’s Senatorial Bid

Many supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the senatorial bid of ex-Governor Seriake Dickson. From Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Ekeremo is former Minister of State for Agriculture Heineken Lokpobiri’s local government area. Dickson is aspiring for the Bayelsa West Senatorial seat vacated by Deputy Governor Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. The … Continue reading More Support For Ex-Governor Seriake Dickson’s Senatorial Bid

APC Governors, Leaders Shop For Oshiomhole’s Successor

The search for a new national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has begun in earnest, and the party has four months to fill the position at its national convention. By Yusuf Alli Leading the search are some governors and leaders of the party, including close political associates of President Muhammadu Buhari. Party sources hinted on Saturday that the new chairman being sought may … Continue reading APC Governors, Leaders Shop For Oshiomhole’s Successor

Akeredolu Raises Eyebrows On Deputy Governor

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State’s camp may not be serving its best interests with its recent declaration that it would not hand over governance to his deputy, Mr Agboola Ajayi, because he is a “betrayer and the greatest threat to his administration”. By Idowu Akinlotan The governor’s position is worsened by the fact that while he has insisted on holding on to power despite … Continue reading Akeredolu Raises Eyebrows On Deputy Governor

APC To EFCC And Others: Investigate PDP Leaders’ Link With Hushpuppi

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on anti-graft agencies to investigate the link between some notable leaders of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the leader of the Dubai based international e-fraudster Ramon Olorunwa Abbas popularly known as “Hushpuppi”. Jide Orintunsin – Abuja The party said the media space has been awashed with reports of criminal conspiracy linking some top echelon of … Continue reading APC To EFCC And Others: Investigate PDP Leaders’ Link With Hushpuppi

APC To PDP: Edo Is Proudly APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday accused the opposition Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) of embarking on its usual antics of diversionary, baseless and theatrical allegations ahead of the 19th September, 2020 Edo Governorship election. By Jide Orintunsin – Abuja Reacting to PDP’s comments on the composition of APC National Campaign Council for Edo State Governorship election, the governing party in statement in … Continue reading APC To PDP: Edo Is Proudly APC