Senator Omogunwa breaks silence, speaks about ZLP/PDP merger, PDP Exco, Mimiko, Ajayi, Jegede

The immediate past Senator representing Ondo South at the Senate, Senator Yele Omogunwa, has reacted to the rumour making the round on social media over an alleged plan to dissolve the Ondo state executives of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to accommodate loyalists of former Governor Olusegun Mimiko who recently joined the party and dissolved the entire structure of his former party, the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), into the PDP. But the rumour has since been described as a fake news alert by Mr. Donald Ojogo, the Ondo state Commissioner for Information, to draw Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, and the PDP

Obasanjo meets Mimiko, may prevail on PDP leaders to support Agboola

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo is currently in a closed door meeting with the immediate past governor of Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, at his Abeokuta Hilltop mansion. It was gathered, the meeting is connected to the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State. The Nigerian cable online news reports, that the meeting which is being attended by Leaders of the southwest, across party divide, will devise how to forge a common front to unseat the incumbent governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress, APC. It would be recalled that there have been talks on possible alignments and re-alignments amongst

By |September 29th, 2020|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ondo 2020: Alliance talks with Mimiko and ZLP not over, says PDP chieftain

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Mr. Segun Sowunmi, has said the party has not foreclosed talks with former Ondo Governor Olusegun Mimiko for next week’s governorship election. He gave the assurance despite repeated denial by the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) in Ondo that there was no alliance talks with the PDP. Sowunmi, who was a former spokesman of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, spoke in Akure, the Ondo state capital. He said PDP leaders were still mounting pressure on Mimiko to collapse the ZLP structure into the PDP with a view to defeating Governor Rotimi Akeredolu at the polls.

By |September 28th, 2020|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |0 Comments

Breaking: More PDP leaders set to dump party as Jegede flags off campaign

Ajayi, Mimiko woo Omogbehin, other APC leaders More leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have perfected plans to dump the party ahead of the October 10, 2020 governorship election in Ondo State even as the Gubernatorial Campaign kicks off today in Akure, Ondo State Capital. Credible sources said some prominent politicians, may shock the leadership of the PDP in a few days as many of them have already perfected the arrangement to officially declare for the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) with thousands of their followers beginning from Sunday (tomorrow). Starnews Nigeria gathered that many of them are resigning from

By |September 12th, 2020|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Mimiko @65: Happy birthday to a phenomenal Leader, says Tofowomo

Nicholas Tofowomo, the Senator representing Ondo South at the 9th Assembly, on Thursday, felicitated Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, CON, former governor of Ondo State, as he celebrates another momentous occasion of his 65th birthday. In a statement signed by Akinrinlola Olumide, Special Assistant, Media and Publicity, to the distinguished Senator, Tofowomo celebrated Dr. Mimiko on his birthday; he also used the important moment to specially appreciate the former governor, reminiscing on the chance he gave to him to commence a duty as the then Commissioner for Transport in Ondo State. With a heart of gratitude, Senator Tofowomo said Dr. Olusegun Mimiko

By |October 3rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

I Will Use Information Technology To Combat Corruption If Elected President–Mimiko

The Presidential candidate of the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, who was the immediate past governor of Ondo State, has assured Nigerians that he would harness the power of information technology to combat endemic corruption in Nigeria if elected as President in 2019. Complete your booking at Domfav Hotel - it only takes 30 seconds Mimiko said this on Tuesday, in Ibadan, capital of Oyo State at an interactive meeting tagged, “Conversation with Mimiko”, which had in attendance, political leaders across different political parties, members of the academia, students and market traders. He noted that

By |October 31st, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

CUPP: Mimiko Leads LP In Coalition With PDP, 38 Others

Starnews gathered that the former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, who recently dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was among the top leaders of the Labour Party (LP) who Led the party in coalition with PDP and 38 others yesterday in Abuja, following preparation to sack president Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 general election by the coalition of political parties. Recall that Starnews broke the news yesterday over the coalition of 39 political parties on Monday which was  formed as an alliance to oust President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections. The PDP was

By |July 10th, 2018|Categories: Politics|Tags: , |1 Comment

Photo News: Mimiko Left PDP With Intimidating Crowd

There is serious tension in the Camp of the Ondo State Peoples  Party (PDP) as former Olusegun Mimiko left the party with intimidating crowd. See photos See more Photos See more photos Meanwhile, the State Chairman of the PDP, Engr Clement Faboyede has said that there is no cause for alarm as the structure of the PDP remain unshakeable in the State. Details of PDP leaders that follow him Will be unveil shortly...  

By |June 14th, 2018|Categories: Politics|Tags: |5 Comments

Video: Mimiko Joins Labour Party With Crowd of Supporters

Former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko has officially returned back to the labour Party (LP), his former party, leaving the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) with multitude of Supporters. His defection from the PDP to the labour Party (LP)  took place in his home town, Ondo City of  Ondo State. Starnews gathered that some notable  leaders of the PDP both from the State and national Assemblies followed him. Details of this store will come shortly...

By |June 14th, 2018|Categories: Politics|Tags: |1 Comment

“Mimiko Trying To Use Us Regain Political Relevance, We Will Reject Him” –LP

The Labour Party (LP) said on Wednesday that former Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko would not be welcomed back, accusing the former governor of turning its back on them at its darkest hour when the party needed him most. Addressing a news conference at the NLC secretariat in Abuja, National Chairman of the party, Dr. Mike Omotosho supported by the NLC President, Comrade Ayuba alleged that the former governor was trying to use the party to regain political relevance once again, adding that the part will not allow him do that this time. He said “It has come to

By |June 13th, 2018|Categories: Politics|Tags: |2 Comments
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