Opera News

Opera News App

Biggest News in Nigeria This Monday, 20th of July, 2020.

Teespeaks
By Teespeaks | self meida writer
Published 7 months ago - 1793 views

1. APC primary: I’ve lost confidence in process —Kekemeke

A few hours to the Ondo State Governorship Primary of the All Progressives Congress, one of the aspirants, Isaac Kekemeke, has said he had totally lost confidence in the process that led to an indirect primary selection mode to produce the candidate of the party ahead of October 10 governorship poll.

Kekemeke made this known while featuring on a TVC television program on Monday in Akure.

He said the primary committee led by the Kogi State Governor Yayaha Bello was not fair to many of the governorship aspirants.


2. Ondo: APC primary’ll hold today, Bello insists as Abraham pulls out

One of the governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Segun Abraham, has announced his discontinuation from the race.

The aspirant, who is said to be a close associate of National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, pulled out of the race on Monday morning – just a few hours to the commencement of the exercise.

The Media Officer of Olusegun Abraham Campaign Organisation, Kunle Adumashi, confirmed this development to our correspondent.

Adumashi said, ” Dr Abraham is no more participating in the primary. He does not trust the process. So he is no more participating.”

3. Ondo APC primaries: Odimayo, one other aspirant step down for Akeredolu

Minutes to the commencement of the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Ondo State, two other aspirants have dropped their ambition.

The two aspirants, Jimi Odimayo and Nathaniel Adojutelegan who withdrew from the race, were said to have declared support for Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.

Earlier, Segun Abraham also withdrew from the race.Abraham, who came second during the 2016 primaries which Akeredolu won was one of the top contenders for party’s ticket.

The duo of Odimayo and Atojutelegan were entering the political terrain for the first time.It was gathered that their decision was hinged on the unity of the party and its success at the October 10, 2020 governorship election.

4. APC chieftain, George Ojo is dead

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, George Ojo, is dead.

The family made the announcement on Sunday, NAN reports.Ojo, 62, died after a protracted illness.

He served as the Chairman, Ekiti State Local Government Service Commission between 1999 and 2003.Ojo was the Chairman, Ekiti State House of Assembly Service Commission during the first tenure of Governor Kayode Fayemi.

The deceased was a member of the committee for the creation of Ekiti and member of the Ekiti Council of Elders.He was also member of the recently-dissolved 10th Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti.

Content created and supplied by: Teespeaks (via Opera News )

Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform

YOU MAY LIKE

See What A Senator Gave As Empowerment Items To Women In Anambra That Causes Reactions

7 minutes ago

2 🔥

See What A Senator Gave As Empowerment Items To Women In Anambra That Causes Reactions

Weight Gain and Nutrition Tips For Dogs

10 minutes ago

0 🔥

Weight Gain and Nutrition Tips For Dogs

Opinion: Two Indications That APC Will Win Osun State Again

18 minutes ago

7 🔥

Opinion: Two Indications That APC Will Win Osun State Again

Salary: Facts Ondo NLC Should Reveal Before Workers Take Up Arms Against Akeredolu- Dr Akeredolu O.N

22 minutes ago

50 🔥

Salary: Facts Ondo NLC Should Reveal Before Workers Take Up Arms Against Akeredolu- Dr Akeredolu O.N

Two Top States PDP's Peter Obi Should Focus On Ahead Of 2023

24 minutes ago

12 🔥

Two Top States PDP's Peter Obi Should Focus On Ahead Of 2023

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala outfit on her first day at work as WTO Director-General elicits reactions online

33 minutes ago

9 🔥

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala outfit on her first day at work as WTO Director-General elicits reactions online

After Igboho Threatened To Kill Ambitious Yoruba Politicians Before 2023, See How Adamu Garba Reacted

41 minutes ago

147 🔥

After Igboho Threatened To Kill Ambitious Yoruba Politicians Before 2023, See How Adamu Garba Reacted

See photos of Joe Igbokwe, the Igbo man who antagonizes Biafra agitation and stands for one Nigeria

53 minutes ago

235 🔥

See photos of Joe Igbokwe, the Igbo man who antagonizes Biafra agitation and stands for one Nigeria

After Femi Fani Kayode Was Asked If He Has Left PDP, See The Response He Gave

1 hours ago

44 🔥

After Femi Fani Kayode Was Asked If He Has Left PDP, See The Response He Gave

After Igboho Threatened Yoruba Politicians on 2023 Presidential Election, See What Adamu Garba Said

1 hours ago

7 🔥

After Igboho Threatened Yoruba Politicians on 2023 Presidential Election, See What Adamu Garba Said

COMMENTS