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Ondo election best in recent times- observers

A group of local observers for last Saturday governorship election in Ondo has described the election as peaceful, free, fair, and credible. The observers said the conduct of the election was satisfactory and best in recent times. Speaking at a briefing in Akure, the Ondo state capital, spokesman for the observers, Prince Stafford Bisong, said the voters must be commended ...

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Akeredolu, dep-gov elect get Certificate of Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Tuesday presented certificates of return to Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and Deputy Governor-elect, Lucky Ayedatiwa. Ondo Resident Electoral Commissioner, Ambassador Rufus Akeju, who presented the certificate of return to Akeredolu and Aiyedatiwa, urged the Governor to continue to provide basic services, basic amenities and infrastructure for the masses. Akeredolu pledged to provide more infrastructural ...

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Akeredolu: I am surprised Akure people didn’t vote for me

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State says he was shocked that the number of votes he received in three of the 18 local government areas of the State. According to Akeredolu, who described the election results of Akure South, Akure North and Ifedore local governments where he lost as a shock, he had thought that he would win across the ...

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Ondo 2020: President Buhari reacts to Akeredolu’s victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governor Rotimi Akeredolu for his victory in the just concluded governorship election. The President also charged the Governor to prove to residents their trust in him had not been misplaced by performing better than he did in first term. The President, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, ...

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu to be announced winner, leads in 12 LGAs out of 15 released

INEC will soon announce the final winner Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State. Results from 15 Local Governments have been released with the All Progressives Congress, Rotimi Akeredolu, has maintaining the lead The results were announced by the Local Government collation officers at the Independent National Electoral Commission’s collation centre in Akure early Sunday morning. Akeredolu won in 12 LGAs ...

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu wins 9 out of 12 LGAs released so far

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress, Rotimi Akeredolu, is leading continuously at the moment as the Independent National Electoral Commission began to collate results of the state’s Governorship election held on Saturday. After 12 local governments, the APC candidate recorded 178,854 votes. Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Eyitayo Jegede, recorded 141,083 votes. 2:27: Results for 12 ...

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Ondo 2020: Results trickle in from few polling units

Ondo election results have started coming in from different polling units in Ondo State, southwest Nigeria. Below is the Ondo Election Results from different polling units… Owo LGA Ward : 08 Isaipen Polling Unit : 016 Time: 05:14Pm AAC- 01 PDP- 19 ADP- 01 APC- 73 SDP- 01 ZLP- 04 5:11pm Ondo West Local government Ward 11 Polling Unit 019 ...

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Ondo 2020: We are determined to conduct credible poll- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is determined to conductf ree, fair, and credible governorship election in Ondo was unwavering, assuring successes in the exercise would surpass that of Edo State. Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Oluwatoyin Akeju, told The Nation on the telephone that all arrangements have been made and voting materials moved to their various Registration Area ...

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Ondo 2020: INEC denies appointing OAU VC as Returning Officer

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has dismissed report making the rounds that the commission has appointed the Vice-Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, as the Returning Officer for the Ondo Governorship election, holding on Saturday. Mr. Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner, and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, denied the story in a statement issued ...

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Ondo 2020: 1.4 million voters to pick the next number one citizen tomorrow

About 1,478,460 voters will pick the next number one citizen for Ondo State in tomorrow’s governorship election. The poll will take place in 203 electoral wards across 18 local government councils in Ondo State. The State has 3,009 polling units. Although 17 candidates are eying the Alagbaka Government House, Akure, the state capital, eyes are only on three standard bearers. ...

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