APC: Direct primary best for democracy– Oladiji, Makinde

By Sade Adewale, Ondo The direct primary election adopted by the All Progressives Congress, APC party has been described as the best for democracy in Nigeria. Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Chief Olamide Oladiji and member House of Representatives, representing Ondo East and West Federal constituency, Abiola Makinde stated this on Saturday while casting […]

APC primary: Adelami appreciates party members for voting Aiyedatiwa in Owo

By Bukola Olamona & Jimoh Ahmed Dr Olayide Adelami, Ondo state deputy governor, has expressed gratitude to members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Owo for coming out en masse to vote for his principal, Governor Lucky Aiyedatiwa, in Saturday’s primary election in the state. The deputy governor spoke with newsmen shortly after being […]

APC primary: I’m confident of victory– Aiyedatiwa

…tasks aspirants on unity, cohesion By Adedotun Ajayi Ondo State Governor, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, exercised his civic duty by participating in the gubernatorial primaries held by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ugbo ward 4, obenla, Ilaje local government on Saturday. Amidst palpable anticipation, Governor Aiyedatiwa arrived at his Ugbo ward and was received by a […]

APC primary: Violence mars election in Okitipupa Ward 1

From Kayode Olabanji, Okitipupa Pandemonium broke out in Okitipupa Ward 1 as members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) who had gathered at Stella Maris College to cast their votes were dispersed due to violence erupting over support for a desired aspirant. It was learned that the accreditation and election process had not yet begun […]

APC primary: Akure records large turnout

By Jubril Bada There was a large turnout of party members in Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State in the ongoing governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress(APC). The exercise witnessed presence of security agencies such as Nigeria Police Force, NSCDC among others in all the wards across the council. Although voting materials […]

Osun Police nabs man for alleged N4.5m PoS fraud

By Michael Ofulue, Osogbo Detectives of Osun State Police have apprehended a suspect, Akeem Arole over alleged involvement in stealing and fraudulent activities. The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Yemisi Opalola on Friday at the police headquarters, in Osogbo revealed that the suspect was arrested in Lagos State after commiting the crime in Osun. The […]

Interior Minister test runs e-Gates at airport

The Minister of Interior, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, on Friday, led a test run of the newly installed electronic gates (e-gates) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, affirming that the project was almost completed. Tunji-Ojo announced plans to deploy the e-gates for full operation by the following week. Joining him were top officials including the […]

Ondo NAWOJ solicits INEC’s partnership on voters’ education

By Tola Gbadamosi The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ, Ondo State Council, is forging a partnership with the state’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to bolster voter education efforts for women. State Chairperson of the association, Comrade Tola Gbadamosi, made the appeal when she led the state executives of NAWOJ on a courtesy visit […]

I’ve all it takes to be next governor – Waheed-Adekojo

By Jubril Bada Ahead of tomorrow’s governorship primary in Ondo state, prominent female governorship aspirant on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC ) in the state, Mrs. Funmilayo Waheed-Adekojo has criticized the zoning arrangement in the state, arguing that the rotational system might not produce development outcomes. Waheed-Adekojo, who hails from Arigidi […]

Aiyedatiwa’s CPS donates power banks to OPL Editorial staff

By Adedotun Ajayi In continuation of his efforts to engage with media outlets in Ondo state, Prince Ebenezer Adeniyan, the Chief Press Secretary to the State Governor, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, has donated alternative power supply (power banks) to members of editorial staff of Owena Press Limited, publisher of The Hope title, on Friday. Presenting the power […]