Ondo: APC, PDP Gang Up Against Akeredolu’s Re-Election Bid

By Ayodele Oni, Akure Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has been enmeshed in one crisis or the other since he won the primary election of All Progressives Congress, APC in Ondo state in 2015 which has greatly affected the fortune of the party particularly during the last general election. The party only won only one out of three senate seats and five out of the nine seats in the House of Representatives. The situation would have been worse in the House of Assembly election if not for the conscription of former Governor…

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How Churches Are Killing Women – Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu

Ondo state First Lady, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, talks about how some Churches are sending women to their early graves, her pride in the Yoruba culture, the girl-child, womanhood and, being an Igbo daughter. Excerpts: Your Excellency, tell us about yourself I’m from Emeabiam in the Owerri West Local Government of Imo state. My parents were teachers, but my mother at a point in time, left teaching and faced trading. I grew up in the rural areas. In those days, teachers were looked upon as number one citizens in every village. Many parents…

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Ex-Ondo State Deputy Governor, Lasisi Oluboyo’s Daughter Found Dead In Boyfriend’s House

By Akinwale Kasali Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo is presently devastated and in mourning mood following the death of his daughter,  Adenike Oluboyo, whose lifeless body was found in the room of her boyfriend, Adeyemi Alao at the Oke Aro area of Akure, Ondo State. Adenike was a student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, until her demise. The young undergraduate had been declared missing for the past six days before her lifeless body was found under a bed in the room of the Adeyemi. A source told the…

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