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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).

Chatham House: Mimiko advises fed govt to prioritise maternal healthcare

The immediate past Governor of Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has advised the Nigerian Government to pay critical attention to the high rate of maternal mortality in the country.

Ondo suspends 100 magistrates

The Ondo State Judicial Service Commission has suspended some magistrates serving in the state judiciary over impropriety in the process of their appointments.

Ondo judicial commission suspends magistrates

The Ondo State Judicial Service Commission has suspended some magistrates serving in the state judiciary over impropriety in the process of their appointments.

Akeredolu assures residents of adequate security

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Monday said his administration was working with security agencies in the state to provide security for all residents of the state, including traditional rulers.

APDA cautions Akeredolu, Mimiko against politicising Ondo debt

Ondo state chapter of the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) has cautioned Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and his immediate predecessor, Olusegun Mimiko, not to play politics with the finances of the state, describing it as unnecessary.

You need vision, passion to lead – Mimiko tells youths

Immediate past governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has charged Nigerian youths to embrace education and thirst for knowledge, saying it was the only way they could make good leaders.


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