Two APC senators lose return bids in Ondo State
Two sitting senators representing Ondo Central and South districts on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tayo Alasoadura, and Yele Omogunwa, have lost their return bids to the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Similarly, the immediate past governor of the state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, who recently left PDP for the Zenith…
Bumpy primaries as violence, rancour mar exercise in states
As political parties struggle to conclude primaries and meet the October 7 INEC deadline for submission of candidates, the exercise has been characterised by inconclusiveness, cancellation, infightings and intrigues that may make or mar their chances in the 2019 general elections. Mostly hit by the development is the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) whose leadership…
Mimiko, Omogunwa define uncommon friendship
Omogunwa a close associate of Governor Olusegun Mimiko declared that they were not actually friends; but that they happen to come together through “political friendship” and that the politicking has now torn them apart.