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Ondo assembly reverses self, reinstates impeached deputy speaker 24 hours after

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By Dayo Johnson- Akure ONDO—WITHIN 15 minutes of plenary and amidst tight security, members of the Ondo State House of Assembly yesterday reversed themselves by reinstating the impeached...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Ondo lawmakers exchange blows over reinstatement of impeached deputy speaker

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By Dayo Johnson Akure – TENSION enveloped the Ondo House of Assembly Wednesday as members exchanged blows over alleged directive by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu that the impeached deputy...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

5 remanded in prison custody for rape, torture, videotaping teenage girls

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—A Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ondo town, Ondo State, has ordered that five persons be remanded in prison custody for allegedly gang-rapping, torturing and...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Chinese NEXIM bank to fund completion of E-West road – FG

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The Federal Government, yesterdays, announced that it has concluded arrangements with the Chinese NEXIM Bank to fund the completion of the East West highway...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

How Ondo deputy speaker, Iroju Ogundeji was impeached

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—MEMBERS of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Tuesday, impeached the deputy speaker, Mr. Iroju Ogundeji for allegedly working at variance with the Speaker. Iroju...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Ondo deputy speaker sacked, replaced.

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ONDO state House of Assembly deputy speaker lroju Ogundeji has been Impeached. The motion for his impeachment was moved by Hon Fatai olootu from Akoko Northeast constituency and supported by Hon...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Dismissed Police corporal, another nabbed over Offa multiple bank robberies

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—A dismissed police corporal, Michael Adikwu, and 35-year-old Kunle Ogunleye, alias Arrow, have been arrested by the Police in connection with the Offa multiple bank...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Congresses : APC disowns parallel executives in Lagos, Kwara, Delta, Imo, Enugu, others

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Dayo Johnson, Simon Ebegbulem, Gbenga Oke, Gabriel Olawawle, Chinonso Alozie & Chioma Onuegbu The All Progressives Congress, APC has dismissed the emergence of parallel...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Offa multiple bank robbery: Police capture more key members of gangs

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The Police at Force headquarters on Monday disclosed that more key members of the deadly group of armed robbers who attacked several banks in Offa, Kwara state, killing 9 police officers in the...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Man who stabbed girl to death for refusing his love advances arrested

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—The 24-year-old man, Salu Ladayo, who allegedly stabbed a 19-year-old secondary school leaver, Confidence Nwama, to death in Oshinle area of Akure last week for...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Politics without values

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THE spokesperson of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Bolaji Abdullahi and that of the main opposition People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Kola Ologbodiyan, last week had a...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

My prison experience enriched me- Obasanjo

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ABEOKUTA-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described his imprisonment by the former head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha(rtd) as a blessing . The President also said his prison experience had...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Bloody parallel state congress in Ondo, 50 injured as thugs invade venue

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HELL was let loosed yesterday as thugs invaded the venue of the parallel state congress of the All Progressive Congress APC in Ondo matchetting no fewer than 50 politicians, Journalists and...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

CASUAL WORK BEGETS CASUAL PAY? ‘Our monthly take-home pay is N2, 500!’ (2)

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• They are the least paid government workers,no permanent employment, not pensionable By our reporters The first part of report was published last Sunday. The Public Relations Officer to the...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Opeifa Handball Cup: Zumratu Islamiyya, Wesley Girls are champions

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Zumratu Islamiyya Senior Secondary School, Yaba defeated Lagos City College also in Yaba, 29-16 to emerge Champions of the Senior category of the just concluded Season 4 of the annual Opeifa All...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →