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    Ondo APC primary: Supreme court dismisses Akeredolu’s appeal

Ondo APC primary: Supreme court dismisses Akeredolu’s appeal

The supreme court has dismissed an appeal filed by Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo state, on the primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in the state.Akeredolu had challenged a July 2017 judgment of the court of appeal, Abuja, which upheld an order by a federal high court, granting permission to Olusegun Abraham, an aspirant of the APC in the [...]

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    PROFILE: Meet Akeredolu, the reverend’s son who defied all odds to become governor

PROFILE: Meet Akeredolu, the reverend’s son who defied all odds to become governor

Oluwarotimi Oduanayo Akeredolu, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has made history as the 17th governor of Ondo state, and the sixth civilian to attain that position.In 2012, he ran on the platform of  the then Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) but lost to Olusegun Mimiko, who handed over power to him on Thursday.In November, he trounced Eyitayo Jegede of [...]

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    Tinubu on Akeredolu’s victory: All disaffected APC members must come together

Tinubu on Akeredolu’s victory: All disaffected APC members must come together

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has urged all "disaffected" members of the party to come together, following the victory of Rotimi Akeredolu, the party's candidate, at the Ondo state governorship election.After Akeredolu was declared winner of the primary on September 3, after he polled a total of 699 votes — ahead of Olusegun Abraham, preferred candidate of [...]

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    REVEALED: Why APC panel nullified Ondo guber primary

REVEALED: Why APC panel nullified Ondo guber primary

The primary appeal committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state recommended the annulment of the exercise that produced Rotimi Akeredolu as the party’s candidate for the November 26 governorship election because of the disputed delegates' list.With a total of 699 votes, Mohammed Abubakar, Jigawa state governor and chairman of the APC election committee, declared Akeredolu winner of [...]

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    Ondo primary: I know my supporters are in pain, says Tinubu’s candidate

Ondo primary: I know my supporters are in pain, says Tinubu’s candidate

Olusegun Abraham, the candidate endorsed by Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos state, in the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo, says he is not unaware of the pains being felt by his supporters.Abraham lost the party’s ticket to Rotimi Akeredolu, former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).The aspirant commended the election committee chaired by [...]

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    Ondo primary: APC releases delegates’ list to aspirants

Ondo primary: APC releases delegates’ list to aspirants

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the controversial delegates’ list to all 24 aspirants jostling for the party’s ticket in Ondo state.The 'hard copy', which contains the names of all delegates, was given to the aspirants, at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja.The decision to release the list was made by the party leadership in order to show transparency [...]

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