A governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede has faulted the election victory of Governor Akeredolu. Jegede claimed Akeredolu’s nomination by the APC was defective.
A Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit that sought to void the emergence of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as the candidate of the All Progressives
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Eyitayo Jegede, says Ondo state governor Rotimi Akeredolu was not validly nominated by the ruling APC.
Governor Akeredolu has said the allegation by Eyitayo Jegede that his life is being threatened after filing a petition at the tribunal is merely an illusion.
The All Progressives Congress in Ondo has said it is confident of defeating the PDP and its candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, at the governorship election tribunal.
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu won in 15 out of the 18 local government areas to lead Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with a wide margin.