Tag Archives Ondo Elections

Buhari Congratulates Akeredolu Over Reelection
Buhari Congratulates Akeredolu Over Reel...

Buhari Congratulates Akeredolu Over Reelection

  President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu for winning yesterday’s election and securing second term in office. The President, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, also commended Ondo voters for displaying... read more »

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Wins Governorship Election
Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Wins Governorship E...

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Wins Governorship Election

  Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress has won the Ondo governorship election held on Saturday. Mr Akeredolu, won in 15 of the state’s 18 local government areas while Eyitayo Jegede, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won in the remaining three local... read more »

Ondo 2020: I was not Injured at Polling Centre - Betty Akeredolu
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Ondo 2020: I was not Injured at Polling Centre – Betty Akeredolu

  Wife of Ondo Governor, Mrs. Betty Akeredolu, has condemned those behind a viral video circulating on social media stating that she was injured at the polling center. Answering questions from newsmen at their Owo residence, she said “That is insane, that is absurd. That tells you how... read more »

Ondo Deputy Gov Accuses Security Agencies of Compromise
Ondo Deputy Gov Accuses Security Agencie...

Ondo Deputy Gov Accuses Security Agencies of Compromise

  The Deputy Governor of Ondo State who is also the candidate of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) Hon Agboola Ajayi has accused security operatives of compromise in the ongoing governorship election. Hon Ajayi who cast his ballot at about 11.15 am, Ajayi told reporters at his polling unit in... read more »

Ondo 2020: OAU Vice-Chancellor Not Our Returning Officer - INEC
Ondo 2020: OAU Vice-Chancellor Not Our R...

Ondo 2020: OAU Vice-Chancellor Not Our Returning Officer – INEC

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday denied appointing the Vice-Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, as the Returning Officer for tomorrow’s Ondo Governorship election. Mr. Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner,... read more »

Ondo 2020: NSCDC Deploys Sniffer Dogs, 7,079 Personnel

Ondo 2020: NSCDC Deploys Sniffer Dogs, 7,079 Personnel

  The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed 7,079 personnel, sniffer dogs, alongside mobile surveillance vans to ensure security during the governorship... read more »

Ondo 2020: No Plans to Form Alliance with ZLP, Says PDP

Ondo 2020: No Plans to Form Alliance with ZLP, Says PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State has dismissed reports circulating in mainstream media that it planned to merge with the Zenith Labour Party and compromise the candidature... read more »

Ondo 2020: PDP Cautions INEC on the Use of Z-Pad for Election

Ondo 2020: PDP Cautions INEC on the Use of Z-Pad for Election

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned INEC on the use of Z-pad for the Ondo gubernatorial election. According to a statement released yesterday by its spokesman, Kola... read more »

Ondo 2020: INEC Replaces Burnt Card Readers

Ondo 2020: INEC Replaces Burnt Card Readers

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has replaced the over 5000 card readers destroyed by fire at its Akure office last month. The Commission’s... read more »

Ondo 2020: PDP Candidate Disowns Thugs Arrested With Firearms

  Eyitayo Jegede, the Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dissociated himself with suspected thugs arrested with firearms at Ifon in Ose Local Government, Ondo... read more »