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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.
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.
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.
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.
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, under the auspices of Yoruba Summit, Thursday, called on the federal government to declare the killer herdsmen and militias as terrorists.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kenyan investigators have summoned 40 people for questioning after a “massive theft of public funds” at the country’s National Youth Service (NYS), the head of the Directorate of criminal investigations has said.
Dogu Perincek, a Turkish presidential candidate from the left-wing Patriotic Party (VATAN) on Monday, said he will take the country out of the NATO military alliance if he wins in the upcoming election.
The trial of nine current and former executives or contractors from Italy’s Eni and British-Dutch giant Royal Dutch Shell, including ENI Chief Executive Claudio Descalzi, over a 1.3 billion dollars oil deal in Nigeria, will begin in Milan on June 20.
President Muhammadu Buhari's aide, Lauretta Onochie, says the governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, is paranoid.
Chinese state media on Monday praised a significant dialing back of trade tensions with Washington, saying Beijing had stood its ground.
Australia’s Minister for Home Affairs, Peter Dutton, said on Tuesday that a group of African athletes, who went missing during the Commonwealth Games, must give themselves up or face being deported.
At least 19 people have drowned in a boat accident in Southern India, most of whom locked themselves in a lower cabin of the vessel to escape a storm, Police and officials said.
Four men who attacked an Indonesian police headquarters with samurai swords were shot dead Wednesday and one officer also died, authorities said, days after a wave of deadly suicide bombings claimed by the Islamic State group rocked the country.
Senator Abiodun Olujimi, the Senate Deputy Minority Whip, has expressed concern over the “declining fortunes” of her party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State.
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Jigawa on Saturday re-elected all their state officials for another term through consensus.