Tag: Governor Olusegun Mimiko

Opinion: Olusegun Mimiko’s Ondo State As Africa’s Model Of Development

By Jude Ndukwe Nigeria is a country known to be plagued by extreme poverty, illiteracy and disease despite the overwhelming abundance of natural resources and wealth God has endowed her with. It has defied logic, no matter how adjusted, that despite her wealth that should evoke envy from even great[Read More…]

Chocolate Factory: Ondo State To Begin Commercial Cocoa Production Soon

By Chris Nomjov The Ondo State government has announced plans  to commence production of cocoa, to make chocolate that is internationally worthy, hygienic, nourishing and outstanding; soon. Governor Olusegun Mimiko disclosed this, while speaking   at  a gala night/dinner organised for participants of the National Defence College (NDC), Abuja, Course 24,[Read More…]

Fresh Crisis Rocks PDP As Governor Fayose Reportedly Rejects Mimiko As Chairman Of Party’s Governors’ Forum

A fresh crisis rocks the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as Ayo Fayose, the governor of Ekiti state, has rejected Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo state as chairman of the party’s Governors’ Forum. Governor Fayose has allegedly rallied some other governors in the party to make a stand against Mimiko’s emergence.[Read More…]

Outbreak Of Strange Disease: Ondo State Government Sets Up Emergency Team And Situation Room

by Chris Nomjov The Ondo state government has set up emergency task teams and a Situation Room to coordinate the response teams working from the frontlines. This is to check the spread of the strange illness that broke out in Ode Irele community in t The state Commissioner for Health,[Read More…]

Police Seal Off Ondo PDP Secretariat

The Ondo state Police Command on Monday sealed off the state secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akure following the dissolution of the state working committee and their rejection of the national body’s decision. The national leadership of the party has also invited notable leaders of the party to a[Read More…]

Mimiko, Ondo PDP Yet To Reach A Consensus As Nomination Form Closes On October 31

The crisis rocking the Ondo state People’s Democratic Party over the defection of Governor Olusegun Mimiko is yet to be resolved as some state leaders have insisted that decisions made by the national leadership of the party did not have their input and is there unfair on them. President Goodluck[Read More…]

Ondo APC Alleges Intimidation On Lawmakers Wishing To Join Them

All except one of the members of the Ondo state House of Assembly moved to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) with Governor Olusegun Mimiko. However, the All Progressives  Congress  (APC) in the state have alleged that the Governor is intimidating some of the legislators willing to join them. The state[Read More…]

Mimiko’s Defection Leaves Labour Party In Disarray As Faction Calls For Postponement Of Saturday’s National Convention

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo   The defection of Ondo state Governor, Olusegun Mimiko from the Labour Party to the PDP has thrown the party into confusion. Mimiko was until his defection the sole governor under the Labour party. The Party had scheduled its National convention for October 11 to be hosted[Read More…]