Tags : Ondo Election

Ondo Guber Polls: Governor Akeredolu Re-Elected For Second Term

Arákùnrin Rotimi Akeredolu has been re-elected as Governor of Ondo State on the back of a campaign in which he promised to provide composed and focused leadership marked by economic growth and improved security for people in the State. The incumbent Governor, a former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, swept to victory by winning […]

Ondo Polls: Akeredolu In Early Lead As Collation Continues

The incumbent Governor of Ondo State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Arákùnrin Rotimi Akeredolu, ha been in early lead, as the Independent National Electoral Commission began to announce results from the State’s Governorship election held on Saturday. The Governor, who is seeking re-election for another four years, recorded 178,854 votes; while is closest […]

Ondo 2020: ZLP Candidate, Agboola Ajayi Denies Withdrawing From Race

The Deputy Governor and candidate of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Mr Agboola Ajayi, has denied reports suggesting that he has withdrawn from the Ondo State governorship race. According to the reports making the rounds, Mr Ajayi was said to have written a resignation letter to affirm his backing down from the governorship election, a […]

Ondo Decides: PDP Governorship Aspirant, Eyitayo Jegede Casts His Vote

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, arrived the ward 2, Unit 9, in Akure South Local Government area to cast his vote. BCOS Reporter, Abioye Ayorinde, covering the election in Ondo State, noted that after checking the PDP Governorship aspirant on the pasted voters list, he joined the queque […]

Ondo Election: Residents Out To Vote Their Choice

Voters across 18 Local Governments areas of Ondo State have begun to cast their ballots for the person who will lead them for the next four years. According to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), 17 Parties are on the ballot, although some have collapsed their structures to campaign for others. Incumbent Governor, Arákùnrin Rotimi […]

Ondo Governorship Election: Boat Conveying INEC Workers, Electoral Materials Capsizes

A boat conveying some ad-hoc Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) workers and electoral materials to the riverine Ilaje communities in Ondo State has capsized. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ondo State, Mr Rufus Oloruntoyin Akeju, who confirmed the incident, said the boat capsized on Friday night, October 9, 2020, during the movement of “personnel […]

Ondo Election: Police Promise Better Performance Than In Edo

The Police has assured the people of Ondo State of a better performance than they did in Edo during the governorship election. The Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG) overseeing Police operations during the election in Ondo, Mr Leye Oyebade, gave the assurance in Akure, the state capital, on Friday, October 9, 2020. DIG Oyebode said […]

PDP Kicks Off Governorship Campaign In Ondo

The MKO Abiola Democracy Park in Akure, the Ondo State capital, was packed with political paraphernalia and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday, September 12, 2020, as the Party prepared to kick start its governorship campaign for the November 10 election. The venue is being manned by security operatives, including men of […]

“Ondo INEC Fire Incident: A Plot To Rig October 10

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Ondo State, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, has said Thursday’s night fire incident at the Akure office of the Independent NationalElectoral Commission (INEC) was a plot to rig the October 10, 2020 governorship election. Mr Jegede, in a statement by the Director of Media of his campaign organization, MrSamuel […]

Ondo, Edo Elections: IPC Holds Virtual Media Training For Journalists

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos State, Nigeria, is set to conduct a one-day webinar/virtual capacity building session for Journalists ahead of the Ondo and Edo States governorship Elections. The webinar, organized by the International Press Centre, under component 4b: support to media of the European Union Support to Democratic Governance in Nigeria (EU SDGN) […]