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I write with deep concern to shed light on the distressing state of the Ondo State Asphalt Company (OSAC) in Aponmu, a project funded by taxpayers’ money under a previous government.
The five-month political impasse in Ondo State over the absence of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu SAN, may soon come to an end as President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and other critical stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday...
Akeredolu initiated the industrial revolution in Ondo State, committing himself to the alternative road to Lagos through the ocean side of Araromi, built kilometres of roads and moved into the hinterlands to develop the rural communities.
The Sejeokun Ruling House of Ijare, Ondo State, has appealed to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, to remove Chief Wemimo Olaniran, the Sapetu of Ijare, who is also the head of the kingmakers, alleging that his conduct has been obstructing and disrupting activities in the town.
Mr Kayode Ajulo, a constitutional lawyer has commended the Ondo State elders for the steps taken to resolve the political crisis that had bedeviled the state. Ajulo, who is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa (EMA) said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. The News Agency…
The political impasse that has characterised Ondo State in recent months could have been avoided had Governor Rotimi Akeredolu taken the right decision to step down in the face of the ill-health that effectively precluded him from serving the people of the state.
The move to impeach the Deputy Speaker of Ondo State, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, might have again hit the rocks following the resolve of 11 out of 26 State House of Assembly members to distance themselves from the process. The 11 lawmakers accused the Speaker of the Assembly, Olamide Oladiji, of unilaterally writing the Chief Judge of…
South West governors, including Babajide Sanwo-olu (Lagos), Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) and Biodun Oyebanji (Ekiti) were, yesterday, received by their Oyo State counterpart, Seyi Makinde, to visit their Ondo State colleague, Rotimi Akeredolu...
In Akure, the capital of Ondo State, the dangerous game of power is on again and no one can predict the outcome. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, 67, who will be completing his eight years in power next year, is ailing from a protracted illness.
A widow, Mrs. Opeyemi Adegboyega, has sued the Ondo State government over the alleged disappearance of her son, Oluwaseun Omoniyi, while in the custody of the state’s juvenile home.
The Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress has set up a nine-member committee to resolve the feud between Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu and his Deputy, Mr. Lucky Ayedatiwa.
A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday restrained the Ondo State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor, Mr. Lucky Aiyedatiwa, over alleged gross misconduct.