• Ondo election: Jonathan tells Jegede to concede defeat

    Ondo election: Jonathan tells Jegede to concede defeat

    Baring any last minute change of mind, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the just concluded governorship election in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, may show the spirit of sportsmanship and extend a congratulatory hand to the winner, Rotimi Akeredolu of the APC.

    Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was declared winner of the keenly contested election after polling 244, 842 votes to beat his closest challenger, Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party, who polled 150, […]

  • Ondo Election: Eyitayo Jegede expresses satisfaction in accreditation and voting

    Ondo Election: Eyitayo Jegede expresses satisfaction in accreditation and voting

    Peoples Democratic Party candidate in Ondo governorship election, Eyitayo Jegede, has described todays election in Ondo State, as satisfactory with the accreditation and voting process going smoothly.

    He also called on the electorate to vote for the candidate of their choice.

    Jegede spoke while voting at his Unit 9, Ward 2, Gbogi/Isikan, Sacred Heart Primary School 1 in Akure South Local Government Area.

    He expressed satisfaction with the voting process, saying it was peaceful and orderly.

    Jegede, however, urged the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

  • Eyitayo Jegede gets Kwara PDP’s blessing

    Eyitayo Jegede gets Kwara PDP’s blessing

    Kwara State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have thanked God for the judicial victory of Eyitayo Jegede as the party’s governorship candidate in Ondo State.

    At an interdenominational thanksgiving prayer session held in Ilorin, on Friday, the PDP members praised God “for not allowing evil to prevail over good in this country.”

    Speaking with journalists after the prayer session, the factional chairman of the party, Prince Sunday Fagbemi, said that Nigerians needed to be prayerful to avoid a repeat of political crisis of […]

  • Jegede asks supporters in Ondo to remain calm over court adjournment

    Jegede asks supporters in Ondo to remain calm over court adjournment

    Ondo state gubernatorial hopeful and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member, Mr Eyitayo Jegede has called for calm among his supporters after the decision of the Appeal Court to adjourn indefinitely, its judgment on his appeal to reclaim the candidacy of the party in the November 26 governorship election.

    The judgment slated for delivery was put off by Justice Ibrahim Saulawa following a motion filed at the Supreme Court by the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff led faction of the PDP asking the […]

  • Governor Mimiko’s commissioner resigns to pursue governorship ambition

    Governor Mimiko’s commissioner resigns to pursue governorship ambition

    After over seven years of meritorious service to his fatherland as Attorney General and Justice Commissioner in Ondo State, Barrister Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), has resigned his appointment to pursue his governorship ambition in the November gubernatorial election.

    Barrister Jegede in a statement he personally signed said his exit is to enable him focus more on his desire to seek higher office in service of his people which will obviously demand a lot of energy, time and sacrifice.

    He thanked his boss, Governor […]