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SDP: Why ex-Governor Mimiko may join us

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ondo State has insisted that former Ondo State governor, Olusegun Mimiko, may join the party.

2019: Ex-Governor Mimiko will not leave PDP – Kayode Akinmade

Contrary to speculations, the former governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, will not be leaving the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former information commissioner, Kayode Akinmade, has said.

Court grants Ondo PDP leave to challenge dissolution of council chairmen

The Appeal Court sitting in Akure, Ondo State yesterday granted the sacked People’s Democratic Party (PDP) council chairmen the leave to appeal the judgement of the lower court on their dissolution.

How Labour Party may rescue the Third Force

Since those who subscribe to the idea and possibility of a third force to neutralise and replace the former ruling party PDP and the current APC are beginning to swell by the day, I believe that it is apposite to give some kind of direction to the clamour for a third potent Party to challenge the status quo.

APC, President Buhari’s stand on restructuring contradictory – Ex-Governor Mimiko

The immediate past governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has said the report of the All Progressives Congress committee on restructuring will reignite already settled controversial onshore/offshore dichotomy in oil production revenue.

Restructuring: APC promising what it never intends to do – Governor Mimiko

Former governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, on Thursday in Ibadan expressed doubts about the report of the All Progressives Congress committee on restructuring, which recommended some of the agitations presented by those clamouring for restructuring of the country.

Yoruba leaders ask federal govt to declare Fulani herdsmen as terrorists

Yoruba leaders, under the auspices of Yoruba Summit, Thursday, called on the federal government to declare the killer herdsmen and militias as terrorists.

Ondo permanent secretary denies misappropriating N60m SURE-P fund

Olipede Ezekiel, permanent secretary, Ondo State Local Government Pensions Board, at the weekend debunked the allegation that he misappropriated N60 million Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) fund released to Owo Local Government Area by the last administration in the state.

Southern, North Central leaders want killer herdsmen declared terrorists

Delegates to a rare conference of South-east, Sout-west, South-south and North-central political leaders have demanded that the Federal Government declare the Miyetti Allah cattle breeders group, and Fulani herdsmen as terrorist groups.

Ex-Ondo commissioner accuses Governor Akeredolu of witch-hunt

A former Ondo State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in the immediate past administration, Mr. Femi Adekanmbi, was arrested by the men of the state police command in Owo, headquarters of the Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday.

PDP and the long walk to trouble

The PDP recently conducted a convention to elect its national leaders for the first time not as a Ruling Party but as the major opposition party in Nigeria.

PDP convention: The aftermath

The election that took place was another night of the long knives. After the macheting, the ego slaying, the marching out, and the intrigues of Caesarian flavour, the PDP was left in a worse state than it had been. It was sad. It was disappointing. It was a big let down.

Ex-Governor Mimiko’s commissioner, 3,000 others defect to APC in Ondo

A two term Commissioner in the administration of former Governor Olusegun Mimiko in Ondo State, Mrs. Margaret Akinsuroju, on Thursday, defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) alongside over 3,000 people across the state.

I’ll complete ex-Governor Mimiko’s abandoned projects – Governor Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has declared that his government will not abandon all the uncompleted projects inherited from the last administration of Dr Olusegun Mimiko.

2015: Ex-Governor Mimiko wanted President Buhari tried, disqualified for certificate forgery – Ex-AGF Bello...

A former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN), on Thursday said a former Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, mounted pressure on him to prosecute the then candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari, for certificate forgery before the 2015 presidential election.

Ex-Minister Oby Ezekwesili makes case for more women in govt to curb corruption

A former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, on Tuesday said more women should occupy government positions where decisions on the collective good of the society are taken, to minimize corruption.

Governor Fayose qualified to contest 2019 presidential election – Balarabe Musa

Former Governor of the old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has said that Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State was eminently qualified to contest the 2019 presidential election, just as the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has also praised courage of Governor Fayose as a strong opposition putting the federal government on its toes.

Fayose to stand down as PDP Governors Forum chairman

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state will relinquish his position as the Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum (PDPGF).


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