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

We Helped Akeredolu Manipulate 2016 Election In Ondo — Ex-SSG

A former Secretary to the Ondo State Government who resigned on Monday, Sunday Abegunde, has alleged that the governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, did not win the 2016 election to become governor. Mr Abegunde said he and other unnamed persons helped Mr Akeredolu become governor despite not winning the election.He disclosed this while explaining the reason he resigned in an interview on Crest FM, Akure. By Adejumo … Continue reading We Helped Akeredolu Manipulate 2016 Election In Ondo — Ex-SSG

Ondo PDP Primary: PDP Youths Vow To Resist Deputy Governor

Youths of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State have vowed to resist alleged financial inducement being made by Deputy Governor of the State, Agboola Ajayi, to woo party members to support his aspiration. By Osagie Otabor, Akure Hon Ajayi, last Sunday, resigned from the APC and joined the PDP where he hoped to contest for the governorship election. But the PDP youths under … Continue reading Ondo PDP Primary: PDP Youths Vow To Resist Deputy Governor

Rumble In Assembly Over Deputy Governor

Ondo State Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi has alleged that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu wanted to impeach him. From Osagie Otabor, Akure and Toba Adedeji, Osogbo He alleged that the illegal impeachment would be carried out through inducement of members of the House of Assembly. Ajayi resigned from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) where he hoped to contest the … Continue reading Rumble In Assembly Over Deputy Governor

Ondo Assembly Denies Collecting Money To Impeach Deputy Governor

By Agency Reporter The Ondo State House of Assembly has denied collecting money to impeach the state Deputy Gov. Agboola Ajayi. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mr Tope Okeowo, the Deputy Chief Press Secretary, had earlier on Tuesday alleged that 26 lawmakers of the state House of Assembly collected N10 million each to “illegally”impeach the deputy governor. NAN also reports that Ajayi … Continue reading Ondo Assembly Denies Collecting Money To Impeach Deputy Governor

Ondo Guber: Akeredolu Wants To Impeach Me — Deputy Governor

Ondo Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi has raised the alarm over moves by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to impeach him. By Osagie Otabor, Akure Ajayi resigned from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) where he hopes to contest the governorship election. Ajayi who insisted on no resigning his position said Governor Akeredolu planned to impeach him through illegal and … Continue reading Ondo Guber: Akeredolu Wants To Impeach Me — Deputy Governor

I Am Candidate To Beat In Ondo — Kekemeke

Isaacs Kekemeke is the former chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State. He has served as Minority Leader of the House of Assembly, Secretary to Government, Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, and Lands and Housing. The governorship aspirant spoke with reporters in Lagos on his ambition and preparations for the primary and the October 10 poll. Deputy Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU was there. June 23, … Continue reading I Am Candidate To Beat In Ondo — Kekemeke

APC Will Win Edo, Ondo Polls, Says Kogi Governor

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello on Monday predicted victory for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo and Ondo states governorship elections. June 23, 2020 By Bolaji Ogundele and  Jide Orintunsin, Abuja He also said the ruling party will triumph over its current crisis and wax stronger. The governor spoke with State House correspondents after meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Agboola … Continue reading APC Will Win Edo, Ondo Polls, Says Kogi Governor

Ajayi Packs Out Of Official Residence, Confirms He Remains The Deputy Governor

Ondo State Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi at the weekend packed out of the Government House in Akure. June 22, 2020 From Osagie Otabor, Akure He then travelled to his hometown in Apoi, Ese Odo Local Government, where he tendered his resignation from the APC at his Ward 2. Ajayi moved over to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ward office and picked up a membership card. … Continue reading Ajayi Packs Out Of Official Residence, Confirms He Remains The Deputy Governor

We’ll gladly receive Ondo Deputy Governor – says PDP

May 26, 2020 By Osagie Otabor, Akure The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State said it would gladly receive embattled Ondo Deputy Governor Ajayi Agboola into its fold. It however said there was no automatic ticket for the Deputy Governor. There were reports at the weekend that some Governors have brokered a deal with Agboola with a view to fielding him as candidate of … Continue reading We’ll gladly receive Ondo Deputy Governor – says PDP