Ondo 2016: Eyitayo Jegede emerges PDP governorship candidate

Former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Eyitayo Jegede, on Monday emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the Ondo State governorship election. Mr. Jegede, a Senior Advocates of Nigeria, scored 760 votes to beat Saka Lawal, his only rival, who scored only 22 votes. Mr. Jegede, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, had on Read more

Ondo PDP council chairmen kick as Jegede picks form

  There was a mild drama yesterday at the Ondo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Secretariat in Akure, the state capital, as the party’s 10 local council chairmen worked out from an event, where the former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, collected his governorship nomination form. Six of the PDP council chairmen Read more

Crisis Hits Ondo PDP As Mimiko Endorses Candidate From His District

Another wave of crisis has engulfed the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State following the imposition of an “anointed candidate” on the beleaguered members of the party by the embattled Governor Olusegun Mimiko in preparation for the governorship election slated for November 26th, 2016, SaharaReporters can authoritatively report. Top government sources in the State Read more