Group faults, Salam, Ajulo over Mimiko’s return to Labour Party
A civil society group - Congress of Promoters of Labour Party Ideals (CPLPI), had flayed former Ondo State governor, Olusegun Mimiko for his recent defection to Labour Party (LP). In a statement issued yesterday in Abuja, Chairman of the group, Aremo A. Adepoju, also condemned an Abuja-based constitutional lawyer, Kayode Ajulo and factional leader of…
Mimiko's return rekindles our hope, says LP national chairman
The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, has said the return of Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to the party would add greater value. Abdulsalam, in his speech at the event marking Mimiko's official return, said the Labour Party is elated that a social democrat like Mimiko, who through…
With Kedere, Dr. Adeola steps into moviedom
For someone, who has been in the political circles for a long time, including serving as the SSG (Secretary to the State Government) during Dr. Olusegun Mimiko’s administration in Ondo State, not many would have expected Dr. Rotimi Adeola...
Sacked Ondo PDP council chairmen get appeal court nod to challenge removal
The Appeal Court, Akure has granted leave to the 18 local government chairmen sacked by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to appeal their dissolution as well as the judgment of the lower court on the matter.
APC playing games with restructuring, says Mimiko
Immediate past governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko has dismissed the report of the All Progressives Congress (APC) committee on restructuring as another ploy to win election.
Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Forum seek true federalism
A group of eminent Nigerians under the aegis of Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum have called on all patriots in the country to support true federalism and a thriving democracy.
Leadership is the solution to health care problems, says Mimiko
The problem of health care in Nigeria and other parts of Africa will not go away unless the political class provides the populace with strong leadership...
Mimiko denies leaving N220b debt for Akeredolu
Ex-governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has debunked the claims by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu that his administration inherited N220 billion debt.
In Ondo, inherited salary burden heats up polity
The once cordial relationship between the state workforce and the government of governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State that was engendered by the pledge to pay six-month backlog of salaries inherited from the immediate past administration of Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, is gradually turning sour.