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Governor and candidate of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Mr Agboola Ajayi, has denied reports suggesting that he has withdrawn from the Ondo State governorship race.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 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 […]

INEC Fixes Sept 18, Oct. 10 For Edo, Ondo Polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has slated September 19 and October 10 for the respective governorship election of Edo and Ondo States. The INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the announcement on Thursday amidst the  delisting of 74 political parties. With their removal from the list of registered parties, there are now 18 recognised […]