• Akeredolu promises to banish poverty from Ondo state, calls his victory a challenge to perform

    Akeredolu promises to banish poverty from Ondo state, calls his victory a challenge to perform

    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 […]