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SSANU/NASU strike cripples activities in varsities

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By Adesina Wahab, Elizabeth Uwandu, Chioma Onuegbu & Shina Abubakar The five-day warning strike embarked upon by non-academic staff unions in the universties, yesterday, crippled activities in...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

As Audu Ogbeh takes the back seat (2)

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By Eric Teniola ON December 31, Major General Muhammadu Buhari toppled President Shehu Shagari. Chief Ogbeh went back to his farm in Benue State. He is an Idoma. The Idomas are people that...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

‘I was gang-raped by cultists for turning down love advances’

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By Dayo Johnson, Akure A year one student of the Environmental Health Technician Department of the Ondo state government-owned School of Health Technology, Akure, the state capital, Monday...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

UPDATED: How Lagos lawmakers confirm 35 Sanwo-Olu’s nominees, reject three others

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..As Sanwo-Olu swears-in 9 PSs, redeploy others By Olasunkanmi Akoni and Ebun Sessou The full inauguration of commissioners and Special Advisers of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Akeredolu begins 14-day working vacation

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The Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu on Monday begins a 14-day working vacation. Akeredolu The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Segun Ajiboye, who disclosed this in a statement...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Peace Mass Transit, Ondo Sunshine Travels: a win-win combination

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The inauguration of Ondo Sunshine Travels last week Saturday marked the successful consummation of an innovative bipartisan business relationship between the Ondo State government and market...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Court remands man in prison for stealing biscuits, recharge card

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An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, on Monday, ordered that a 23-year-old man, Israel Adesanya, who pleaded guilty to breaking into a house and stealing biscuits, and recharge cards, be...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Boy stolen 2 years ago found with Bible study teacher, renamed

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Ogun State Police Command has arrested a Bible study teacher, Blessing Ozor, for being in custody of a boy, Joshua Joseph, who went missing two years ago. File:...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

MMIA: Passenger torture from arrival hall to car park!

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By Henry Boyo THE Murtala Muhammed International Airport, which was commissioned over 40 years ago, remained, Nigeria’s premier gateway, until, the new Abuja, International Airport was...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun police arrest ‘Bible study teacher’ in possession of kidnapped boy

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA – The Ogun state police command has arrested a Bible study teacher, Blessing Ozor who has been in possession of a boy, Joshua Joseph who went missing two years...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ondo 2020: I have no plan to vie for deputy governor – Lawmaker

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A member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Adedayo Omolafe, has dismissed rumours of his intention to join the race for the deputy governorship seat in Ondo state in 2020. House of...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

2020: Ondo Deputy Governor denies plan to join PDP

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The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi, has denied a report that he is dumping the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in order to contest the 2020...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo govt distributes relief materials to flood victims in Orhionmwon LGA

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The Edo State Government has distributed relief materials to victims of the recent flood disaster which affected three communities in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of the state. Addressing...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Matawale, 5 other govs, media guru, Nollywood stars to grace 13th NMNA

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Not less than five governors, media gurus and prominent Nigerians are expected at the 13th edition of Nigeria Media Nite-Out Award (NMNA). Those expected according to Murphy Ajibade Alabi, the...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

ONDO RUBBER WAR: Senator, General clash over governor’s alleged bias

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By Dayo Johnson, Akure The feud between two communities in Ondo State over rubber plantation has continued as the umbrella body of the Araromi community, Araromi – Obu Development Council,...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →