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30 Oct 2020
Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the last governorship election of Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, has challenged the victory of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The PDP candidate joined the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), APC and the deputy governor-elect, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, in the petition. Jegede is challenging the election…
29 Oct 2020
Some Police officers in Oyo State deployed for the Oct. 10 Ondo State governorship election have decried non-payment of their allowances, 19 days after the poll. The officers who spoke on condition of anonymity made their plight known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Ibadan. One of the officers said the…
29 Oct 2020
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11 Oct 2020
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared incumbent Governor and All Progressives Congress Candidate (APC) Rotimi Akeredolu, as the winner of just concluded Ondo State Governorship election. He defeated his main challenger and candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Eyitayo Jegede, and his Deputy Governor and candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Agboola Ajayi,…
11 Oct 2020
Ondo State Governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Saturday governorship election, Arakinrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN is leading in 9 local councils results announced by the INEC with 178,854 votes. While the PDP candidate, Eyitayo Jegede has won three local councils with 141,083 votes. The deputy governor of the state who…
10 Oct 2020
A Civil Society Organisation, Yiaga Africa, says the Ondo State governorship election was marred with vote buying and inadequate compliance with Covid-19 protocol.
10 Oct 2020
Ondo State Governor and Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu SAN got a landslide victory in his Polling Unit 6, Ward 5, in Ijebu Owo where he polled 413 votes. His closet rival Eyitayo Jegede of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) got 12 votes. Ondo State deputy governor and candidate of…
10 Oct 2020
Ondo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), governorship candidate Eyitayo Jegede won majority of votes cast in his polling unit 09, Ward 2 Sacred Heart Primary school, Igbogi/Isikan, Akure where he scored 220. Incumbent governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Rotimi Akeredolu polled 60 votes while deputy governor and candidate of the Zenith…
10 Oct 2020
The Ondo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate Eyitayo Jegede, has called on the security agents and the media to expose some Observers he alleged of helping some candidates to induce voters at the polling centres. Jegede who cast his vote at Sacred Heart Primary School, Ward 4, Unit 10, Akure South local council…
10 Oct 2020
Ondo State Governor and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has expressed confidence that he would emerge winner of the governorship election. Akeredolu said this while voting at unit 06, ward 02, Ijebu-Owo in Owo, headquarters of Owo Local Government Area of the state at exactly 9.40am, stressing that he…
10 Oct 2020
A boat transporting electoral materials and some ad-hoc staffs of the Independent National Electoral Commission to the riverine Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State has capsized in transit. According to witnesses, there were no casualties in the incident as the men of the Nigeria Navy rescued all the victims and the election materials. Details…
10 Oct 2020
The incumbent governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has said he his confidant of winning the gubernatorial election in the State, adding that "My victory is divine". Akeredolu made this known in an interview with newsmen after casting his vote in his hometown, Owo. "As you always know, mine is about God, and God in…

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