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Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Vocational skills should be designed into degree courses – Falola

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Nigerian universities have been charged to explore alternative degree formats by making skills into vocationally oriented degree courses. Prof Toyin Falola of the University of Texas in Austin,...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Stakeholders call for more sponsorship of grassroots sports programmes

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Some sports stakeholders in Ondo State on Thursday called for more investment in grassroots sports development programmes by government and private companies. They made the call during the closing...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Don’t stop payment of WAEC fees, APDA advises Ondo Govt

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The Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) has advised Ondo State Government not to stop the payment of West African Examination Council (WAEC) registration fees for students in public...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

50 yrs after, doctor honour’s mom with free medical services to curb maternal mortality  

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By Prisca Sam-Duru ”Women should not die because they are pregnant and people should get enough information necessary to stop the unnecessary deaths.” Those were the words of Dr ...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT: S-West govs agree on common position

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By Ola Ajayi & Adeola Badru IBADAN—SOUTH WEST governors except Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State yesterday agreed to present a common position on the proposed constitutional...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Character is the basis of good leadership — Lady Maiden Ibru

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By Sinmisola Sode Lady Maiden Ibru, a major discussant at The maiden edition of the HID AWOLOWO FOUNDATION ANNUAL LECTURE which centered on the importance of women’s leadership held recently...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Ondo govt. now digital, says commissioner

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The Ondo State Government says its Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) have moved from analogue to digital means in carrying out their operations. The Commissioner for Finance, Mr Wale...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

No factions in Ondo APC –Spokesman

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State says there are no factions in the party. APC Mr Steve Otaloro, the Director of Media and Publicity of the party in the state, said this in a...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

HIV/AIDS: Physician cautions against stigmatisation

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Dr Akinyele Semudara, the Chief Medical Director, General Hospital in Ore, Ondo State, has cautioned against the stigmatisation of people living with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Commissioner advises elite to assist alma maters to address infrastructure decay

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Chief Timehin Adelegbe, Ondo State Commissioner for Commerce, Industries and Cooperatives Societies, has advised elite to assist their alma maters in addressing infrastructure decay in...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

How FG can curb illegal arms importation —Ex-Delta Commissioner

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By Emma Amaize & Godwin Oghre SAPELE—FORMER Commissioner in Delta State, Chief Omolubi Newuwumi, yesterday, said the Federal Government could rein in importation of illegal weapons by...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

50 students bag first class in Adekunle Ajasin varsity in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—FIFTY of the 9,812 graduating students of the Ondo state-owned Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Akoko bagged first class division within two academic sessions. Of...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Ondo Governor’s wife launches FOWOSO Dec.7th

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The wife of the Ondo state Governor, Arabirin Betty Anyanwu – Akeredolu has officially indicated that the Forum for wives of Ondo state officials (FOWOSO) will be launched on Thursday, the...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Student in police net for beheading mother in Osun

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The Police Command in Osun on Monday said it had arrested one Joseph Mark, a 25-year-old undergraduate of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo, who beheaded his mother on Sunday. Nigerian...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →