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Tag Archives: Ondo

Election losers planning to destroy my govt- Gov Akeredolu cries out

The Governor of Ondo State, has cried out, saying that those who lost election are making desperate efforts to blackmail his administratio. Acccording to him,  the plotters also targeted senior government officials. The Governor made this statement through  his Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo He noted that the motive of was to distract his administration. Acccording to the ...

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“I will remain loyal, I won’t betray you,” Ondo dep gov tells Akeredolu

The Deputy Governor of Ondo judiciaryLucky Aiyedatiwa has promised his unalloyed loyalty to Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in ensuring good governance of the state. The Deputy Governor made this pledge when he received some of his kinsmen from ‘Egbe Omo Ilaje’ who paid him a congratulatory visit on Wednesday in Akure. Aiyedatiwa said that he had always been loyal to Akeredolu ...

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Akeredolu takes trail-blazing step, appoints first female SSG

The Governor of Ondo State has made a trail-blazing appointment as he appointed the Chairmanof the State Universal Basic Education Board, Princess Catherine Oludunni Odu, as Secretary to the Ondo State Government. It should be noted that Princess Odu is the first female to be appointed SSG since the State was created. A statement by Chief Press Secretary to Governor ...

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Akeredolu vows to sack any disloyal aide

The Governor of  Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has talked tough, saying that he would sack any of his aides who displayed any acts of disloyalty. Governor however was not specify the type of loyalty he was talking about, weather to APC or his Government or both. He made this vow during the swearing-in of four Commissioners. Those who received oath ...

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EFCC detains Clerk of Ondo Assembly

Operatives of the anti-graft agency, the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have detained the Clerk of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr. Bode Aladeyelu The clerk was detained alongside two other civil servants. EFCC is investigating alleged fraud in the Assembly involving N2.4million, It was learnt that the money was released  to enable the Clerk and two others ...

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Ondo Politics: We didn’t go and beg gov Akeredolu for forgiveness, says ex-dep gov

Deputy Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Iroju Ogundeji, has denied reports that he and eight other lawmakers went to Owo, the hometown of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, to beg to be forgiven. He said there was no reason for them to beg the governor when they have not offended him. The nine lawmakers pitched tent with former Deputy Governor, ...

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Diversion of Seminar Funds: Ondo House of Assembly confirms EFCC Investigation

The Ondo State House of Assembly has confirmed that the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) is investigating some civil servants over alleged multimillion naira fraud. It however said the Assembly Speaker, Hon. Bamidele Oleyelogun, has not been invited to answer questions over the fraud. Other persons reportedly invited by the EFCC were Chairman, House Committee on Tertiary Education, Felemu ...

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I faced a lot of battles under Akeredolu- Outgoing dep gov

The present Deputy Governor of Ondo State, who will be leaving the office on Wednesday said that his tenure under Akeredolu is full of intrigues He added that he almost get his position terminated, saying that the underwent many battles. Whine giving his farewell Message, he said that he his very grateful to God for his grace and tenacity of ...

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PDP Crisis: Oyinlola’s peace mission to Ondo ends in deadlock

A peace meeting convened on the the Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), called by a former governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, ended in a deadlock. It was gathered that  pro-Ayodele Fayose group led by Dr. Eddy Olafeso boycotted the meeting. Despite the boycott, Oyinlola, met with some State executives of the PDP and other ...

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Ondo: “APC chieftains planning to kill me,”- Ajasin’s daughter raises alarm

Daughter of the first Governor of Ondo State, the late Chief Michael Ajasin, has cried out that some chieftains of  the All Progressives Congress (APC) are planning to kill her. She said that they are after her life because of he insistence on seeking  legal redress over the outcome of the party’s primaries won by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu last year. ...

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