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Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Nobody: 10:27pm On Sep 03, 2016

Rotimi Akeredolu has emerged the governorship candidate of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State following today’s primary election held amidst tight security in the capital of Akure.
He scored 669 ahead of Segun Abrahams and Foluso Adefemi who polled 635 and 13 respectively.
Also a total of 2774 delegates participated in the primaries.

Governor Mohammed Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State, who is also the chairman primary election committee of the party that monitored the exercise, announced Mr. Akeredolu as the winner of the poll at the international event center moments ago.

Our correspondent found that other members of the APC Primary Election Committee include: Dr. Bruce Ugbide, Rep. Hamma Ali, Prince M. Martin, and Mr Mohammed Lawal.

He described the conduct of the APC primary election producing a candidate for the opposition party in the state as transparent and credible.

Mr. Abubakar, however, asked the unsuccessful aspirants in the election to pacify their supporters to join hands with Mr. Akeredolu in order to win the November 26th governorship election in the state.

He disclosed that the party was prepared to defeat the ruling peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 26th governorship election in the Ondo State.

SaharaReporters correspondents who monitored the entire election process reported that Mr. Kabiru Omosanya, an administrative secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ondo state, led the electoral team that monitored the primary election.

Also, the combined teams of the security task force which comprises the Army, Police, NSCDC, and DSS monitored the primary election as it went into late Saturday evening.

Twenty-four aspirants jostled for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the primary election held on Saturday.

The aspirants were: Tunji Abayomi,Rotimi Akeredolu, Ademola Adegoroye,Derin Adesida, Akinyinka Akinola,Patrick Akinyelure, Omotayo Alasoadura,Jumoke Anifowoshe-Ajasin,Jamiu Ekungba, Niran Oladunnni,

Others inlcude: Oke Olusola, Olabimtan Victor, Boye Oyewunmi, Ajayi Borrofice, Olusegun Abraham; Tayo Alasoadura; Bode Ayorinde, Akinwale Akingbade, Akinrinsola Odunayo,Bukola Adetula; Niyi Adegbonmire; Foluso Adefemi, Akinola Olayinka; Tunji Ariyo


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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Beremx(f): 10:29pm On Sep 03, 2016
So what of Segun Abraham? I thought he was the chosen one?

Anyway, this is Rotimi. Akeredolu 's second trial as a governorship candidate . I wish him success.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by gen2briz(m): 10:32pm On Sep 03, 2016
Another mistake. ... But sha

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by davidflipcy5856(m): 10:32pm On Sep 03, 2016
Oh boy where you hear this news, dem still dey count the thing dey go and you don announce winner when dem never even count am finish. Wait till they announce now. Come on.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by obinoral1179(m): 10:34pm On Sep 03, 2016
davidflipcy5856:
Oh boy where you hear this news, dem still dey count the thing dey go and you don announce winner when dem never even count am finish. Wait till they announce now. Come on.
tvc still dey count am oooo.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Nobody: 10:35pm On Sep 03, 2016
Thank me later, for the news

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by WisdomFlakes: 10:36pm On Sep 03, 2016
Boroffice and Oke would have been better candidates. All the best to APC.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by afroniger: 10:39pm On Sep 03, 2016
At least nobody will come and say it was not free-and-fair.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Cadamlk: 10:43pm On Sep 03, 2016
I had wanted the man to win from the onset. Congrats to him.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by IJOBA2: 10:46pm On Sep 03, 2016
NGWERE WHAT DO YOU HAVE TO SAY?

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Oluwabusobomi(f): 11:05pm On Sep 03, 2016
RIP to APC in Ondo.

Iroko will school them again as he did in 2013

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by obinoral1179(m): 11:05pm On Sep 03, 2016
ukyeyibio:
Thank me later, for the news
sahara just confirmed it on their twitter handle.... But I don't know if this man can win the general election.... All those to him sha.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by obinoral1179(m): 11:05pm On Sep 03, 2016
ukyeyibio:
Thank me later, for the news
sahara just confirmed it on their twitter handle.... But I don't know if this man can win the general election.... All the best to him sha.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Afolabs101: 11:08pm On Sep 03, 2016
I think this will be the end for Iroko

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by TonyeBarcanista(m): 11:09pm On Sep 03, 2016
I heard that they are still counting votes

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Ayento: 11:10pm On Sep 03, 2016
Aketi u ar d man wishing u success. This is just d step 1. D real challenge is on ya way stay focused. coolAketi u ar d man wishing u success. This is just d step 1. D real challenge is on ya way stay focused.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by dguyindcorner(m): 11:17pm On Sep 03, 2016
APC already lost with this! He simply can't contest against Eyitayo...Oke, Boroffice or Abraham would have been a better choice!

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by TonyeBarcanista(m): 11:19pm On Sep 03, 2016
Congrat to Aketi but you will lose at the poll

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by jlinkd78(m): 11:20pm On Sep 03, 2016
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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by dguyindcorner(m): 11:21pm On Sep 03, 2016
jlinkd78:
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shaking my head...
Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by chenbravo(m): 11:22pm On Sep 03, 2016
congrats aketi

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Nobody: 11:26pm On Sep 03, 2016
TonyeBarcanista:
I heard that they are still counting votes

FLASH RESULTS:

@APCNigeria Ondo State Gubernatorial Primaries
1. Rotimi Akeredolu 669
2. Segun Abraham 635 Votes
3. Foluso Adefemi 13 Votes
2774 delegates

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Nobody: 11:27pm On Sep 03, 2016
davidflipcy5856:
Oh boy where you hear this news, dem still dey count the thing dey go and you don announce winner when dem never even count am finish. Wait till they announce now. Come on.

FLASH RESULTS: @APCNigeria Ondo State Gubernatorial Primaries
1. Rotimi Akeredolu 669
2. Segun Abraham 635 Votes
3. Foluso Adefemi 13 Votes
2774 delegates
Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by engrMikemd(m): 11:28pm On Sep 03, 2016
congrats Aketi

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Alhaji1970: 11:28pm On Sep 03, 2016
Akeredolu polled 669, counting is still on as at 11:30 pm

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by dabimzy(f): 11:29pm On Sep 03, 2016
oke or Abraham would have been a better choice.APC has made a mistake again.This is a typical example of united we stand, divided we fall.They could have come together and picked Oke or Abraham.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by gebest: 11:30pm On Sep 03, 2016
TINUBU TAKE HEART

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by Emperor100(m): 11:32pm On Sep 03, 2016
Hope he won't lose to Mimiko again..

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by engrMikemd(m): 11:33pm On Sep 03, 2016
ukyeyibio:

FLASH RESULTS: @APCNigeria Ondo State Gubernatorial Primaries 1. Rotimi Akeredolu 669 2. Segun Abraham 635 Votes 3. Foluso Adefemi 13 Votes 2774 delegates
Do the math bro. Rotimi is d winner

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by mahjor(m): 11:34pm On Sep 03, 2016
Apc will lose at the gubernatorial election, it's sad though I really want them to win . Abraham or oke would have been better.

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Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by TonyeBarcanista(m): 11:34pm On Sep 03, 2016
ukyeyibio:


FLASH RESULTS:

@APCNigeria Ondo State Gubernatorial Primaries
1. Rotimi Akeredolu 669
2. Segun Abraham 635 Votes
3. Foluso Adefemi 13 Votes
2774 delegates
Ondo people shagrin grin grin
Re: Rotimi Akeredolu Emerges As APC Governorship Candidate In Ondo State by lagdmark(m): 11:36pm On Sep 03, 2016
gebest:
TINUBU TAKE HEART
Bomb hit jagaban camp.

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