Ondo: Abraham makes u-turn, rejects APC guber primary

After initially congratulating Rotimi Akeredolu, the winner of the APC, Ondo State governorship primary, the runner up of the primary, Dr. Segun Abraham, has rejected the outcome of the exercise. The primary was held last Saturday with Abraham coming second with 635 votes behind Akeredolu. But Abraham now says his decision to reject the outcome…

Atiku: My Father Was Imprisoned For Not Sending Me To School

 Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has revealed how local authorities imprisoned his father for refusing to send him to school. According to LEADERSHIP, Atiku said this in Lagos during a special reunion to mark the 80th anniversary of Ford Foundation. The newspaper quoted him as saying like many parents of his generation, his father needed his…

APC commences Ondo State governorship primary amidst tight security

All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced its primary election in Ondo State for the Nov. 26 governorship poll, amidst tight security and peaceful environment. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the election commenced at 12:15 p.m after the accreditation, which started at 7:00 a.m ended. NAN also reports that APC had 24 governorship…

Adeuti emerges LP Ondo governorship candidate

Mr Taye Adeuti, on Saturday, emerged as governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) for the Nov. 26 governorship election in Ondo State. Adeuti emerged with unanimous voice votes after the second aspirant, Mr Gbenga Ojo, withdrew his candidacy when both men were nominated as aspirants for the primary election. Nigerian Pilot reports that Adeuti,…

APC commences Ondo governorship primary amidst tight security

Delegates voting In Ondo State APC primary elections in Akure on Saturday The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced its primary election in Ondo State for the Nov. 26 governorship poll, amidst tight security and peaceful environment. The election commenced at 12:15 p.m after the accreditation, which started at 7 a.m ended. The APC has…

APC commences Ondo State governorship primary amidst tight security

All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced its primary election in Ondo State for the Nov. 26 governorship poll, amidst tight security and peaceful environment. Nigerian Pilot reports that the election commenced at 12:15 p.m after the accreditation, which started at 7:00 a.m ended. NAN also reports that APC had 24 governorship aspirants and 3,000 delegates…

Adeuti emerges LP Ondo governorship candidate

Mr Taye Adeuti, on Saturday, emerged as the governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) for the Nov. 26 governorship election in Ondo State. Adeuti emerged with unanimous voice votes after the second aspirant, Mr Gbenga Ojo, withdrew his candidacy when both men were nominated as aspirants for the primary election. Adeuti, 63, from Idanre…

All eyes on APC as Labour Party picks economist for Ondo gov election

As delegates trooped to The Dome, venue of the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state on Saturday, Labour Party announced the emergence of Adeuti Taye, The post All eyes on APC as Labour Party picks economist for Ondo gov election appeared first on TheCable.

Crisis Escalates As APC Rubbishes Tinubu

A group within the Ondo State All Progressives Congress, APC, Muslim Council, has disowned the National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, by not endorsing his anointed candidate for the governorship ticket of the party in the forth-coming Ondo poll. In a joint statement signed by the coordinator of the group, Takuro Amidu, and the…

My Father Was Jailed For Not Sending Me To School – Atiku

Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar has revealed how his father was put in prison by local authorities in Adamawa State for refusing to send him to school. Atiku who spoke in Lagos at the Ford Foundation Special Reunion to mark the 80th Anniversary of Ford Foundation said like many parents of his generation, his father…