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Gov. Akeredolu assures traditional rulers, residents of adequate security

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Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Monday said his administration was working with security agencies in the state to provide security for all residents of the state, including...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Sixteen suspects dock for murder in Ondo

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SIXTEEN persons have been docked before an Akure Chief Magistrate Court; in Ondo state over the murder a United States of America (USA) based business man Banji Adafi who was assasinated in his...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Grade ‘A’ university cut-off marks: OAU, UNN 41 others lead with 180-200 – Investigations

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…Bauchi University, 166 Tertiary Institutions in Grade ‘C’ with Lowest cut-off of 100-145 The Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU) Ile-Ife in Osun state, South West Nigeria and the...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Flood: Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue victims

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Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood in...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Flood: Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue victims

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Lagos – Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

5m Nigerians benefit from amnesty programme

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Retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, says no fewer than five million people in the Niger Delta region have benefited from the initiative since...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

PDP: Averting the dangers ahead

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It would seem that the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has forgotten in a hurry what it passed through during the party’s 14 months internal crisis, strategically sponsored...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

N15m for three breasts : How we killed three Ondo college female students for ritual —Suspects

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By Dayo Johnson, Akure Three men are being held by the police in Akure, Ondo State capital for the murder of three female students of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo town for money ritual....

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

The people’s constitution Nigeria needs, by Afe Babalola, other Yoruba leaders

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BY OLA AJAYI, IBADAN The large crowd that attended last Thursday’s Yoruba Summit on restructuring was large. Those in attendance cut across religious, political and ethnic boundaries. From...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

AFN Crisis: Board members want Gusau out

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Athletics Federation of Nigeria is wrapped up in uncertainty, as a good number of board members are angling to push Ibrahim Gusau who was elected on June 13 as president, out of the...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Akeredolu wants FG to expand amnesty programme

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The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Saturday urged the Federal Government to expand the current amnesty programme to accommodate more youths in the Niger Delta region. Akeredolu made...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Yoruba demands return to regionalism, restructuring

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…Ohanaeze, South South back Yoruba on restructuring; Tinubu, five S-West govs, NASS members absent …National Christian Elders Forum harps on restructuring; OPC factions clash at...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

How ritual killers slaughtered student for N10m

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The Police in Ondo State have arrested three men for allegedly killing a student of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, for money ritual. The suspects are: 20 year-old barber, John Adenitire;...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Akeredolu outlaws govt sponsorship of pilgrims

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—ONDO State governor Rotimi Akeredolu has announced the outright stoppage of sponsoring of intending pilgrims to Mecca and Israel by the state government. Governor...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

Ondo Govt. promises to expand Akure Specialist Hospital

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Ondo Government has promised to expand the State Specialist Hospital, Akure to meet the peoples’ medical attention, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, the Commissioner for Health, said on Wednesday. He...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →