Rotimi Akeredolu campaign organisation has debunked an online publication by WAZOBIAREPORTERS, accusing the minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, offer N1 billion to Ondo governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu, to appoint his wife, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) in Ondo State.
In a statement by Akeredolu’s media adviser, Yemi Olowolabi, to the governor-elect said the quality of the allegation represented the stream of earlier ones being launched in Ekiti State against former Governor Kayode […]
Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, Ondo state governor-elect, yesterday explained why he did not mention Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in his victory speech, adding that the All Progressives Congress, APC has now set its sight on taking over the governorship of Ekiti State next year.
Mr. Akeredolu’s assertion was quickly rebuffed by the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose who affirmed that back-to-back victories of the APC in Edo and Ondo had made him wiser on his succession plan. Rotimi Akeredolu Mr. Akeredolu […]
The victory of Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress in the just concluded Ondo gubernatorial election is bound to attract mixed feelings ranging from joy, indifference, tears and gnashing of teeth from supporters and political enemies.
Democracy is not a process that recognises 2nd and third positions no matter the figures recorded. It is a highly competitive game of a winner taking it all.
As the camp of Rotimi Akeredolu – All Progressives Congress celebrates his major political upset amidst low […]
The victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC), candidate at Saturdays polls in Ondo state has elicited joy and congratulatory messages from the upper echelon of the party’s hierarchy, especially the party’s National Chairman, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. His full message below:
Following the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) with regard to the governorship elections in Ondo State, I extend congratulations to Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN on the outcome of the election and for his perseverance and persistence […]
Ondo state governor-elect, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu has promised to banish poverty and stagnation in the state, after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), declared him winner of Saturday’s election.
Speaking from his home town of Owo, Akeredolu described his victory as “an act of God”, and promised welfare and employment for his people and pleaded for the cooperation of all, irrespective of political platform and differences.
“For me, it is a challenge to perform. It is a call to rescue our state […]
Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has on Sunday congratulated the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN), for emerging victorious at the keenly contested governorship poll held on Saturday.
Akeredolu was declared winner of the polls by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), beating his closest rival and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, with 244,842 to 150,380 votes.
Mr. Olusola Oke of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) came third, polling […]
Governor-elect, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu and Hon. Agboola Ajayi, deputy governor-elect of Ondo state have received congratulatory messages from the All Progressives Congress (APC), on their victory in last weekend’s Ondo State governorship election.
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, National Chairman of the party, personally signed a statement on behalf of the National Working Committee (NWC) and expressed gratitude to “the good people of Ondo State for their impressive turnout and peaceful conduct during the election.”
Oyegun, equally thanked President Muhammadu Buhari and other party […]
The All Progressives Alliance (APC), candidate in yesterdays gubernatorial elections in Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu has been declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Akeredolu according to the result announced by the Chief Returning Officer, Prof. A. Ambali, won the election with 244,842 votes to defeat his closest rival, Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) who polled 150,380 votes.
REGISTERED VOTERS = 1,647, 976
ACCREDITED VOTERS: 584, 997
Chief Olusola Oke of the Alliance for Democracy, ( AD) had 126,889 votes.
Yet to be declared Ondo governor- elect Rotimi Akeredolu has taken to his twitter handle @RotimiAkeredolu to thank the people of Ondo state for voting him to lead the state.
He wrote: “Ondo has decided and I am humbled that my people chose me. Our time to Think Anew and Act Anew has come. Thank You Ondo State. #OndoDecides.”
In another tweet, he said, “I wish to express my profound gratitude, first, to the Almighty God whose
infinite grace has allowed us to […]
Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief Rotimi Akeredolu in yesterdays elections in Ondo state slugged it out with the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Eyitayo Jegede and that of the Alliance for Democracy (AD), Chief Olusola Oke in a keenly contested governorship election.
Although the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was yet to release the results of the election as at press time, it was reliably gathered that Akeredolu is leading in six local governments, Owo, […]
According to unofficial results trickling in, it indicates that Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu with 45,609 votes of the national ruling All Progressives Congress (APC ) may emerge victorious.
Reports reaching ADELOVE stated that Mr Akeredolu is trailed by People’s Democratic Party (PDP) with 42,987 votes. Alliance for Democracy (AD) got 18,679, and the Social Democratic Party (SDP) 3,458.
The figures represent 39 per cent of the collated results so far
The results are from some wards of the 13 local governments, including Akoko north […]