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Osinbajo: PDP coming back to loot treasury

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of plotting a return to power to resume the looting of the treasury. Osinbajo’s taunting of the former ruling...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Achievers University: My wife propelled me to return to school, says best graduating student

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—AT age 43, Olabadeye Abraham Olasupo after obtaining a Higher National Diploma, HND, was not satisfied hence he proceeded to Achievers University Owo, Ondo State where...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Troops neutralise four high profile militants in N-Delta

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—THE Nigerian Army yesterday said its operatives in the Niger Delta region had in the last four months neutralised four high profile militants that resisted arrest...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti: Descendants group rally support for MPN

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A socio-cultural group, Ekiti descendants in Ondo State, has declared its support for the Mega Party of Nigeria, MPN, for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. Chairman of the group,...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

We shall continue to arrest these who stole the nation’s money – Osinbajo

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THE Federal government Thursday took a swipe at the critics of the present administration describing them as being corrupt and wanted to reclaim power by all means so as to continue to perpetrate...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

May Day: Ondo workers tackle Akeredolu over leave allowances

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By Dayo Johnson Civil servants in Ondo State, have protested against Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s refusal to pay their 2017 leave allowances. The protest took place at this year’s...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

3 Nigerian female wrestlers for U.S. Invitational Championship

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Ahmed Abdullahi, Secretary, Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), says three Nigerian wrestlers will represent the country at the U.S. Invitational Wrestling Championship on May 16. Female...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Father of 2 sentenced to 5 years in jail for raping neighbour’s 10-year-old daughter

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Pastor arrested for allegedly defiling 9-yr-old girl May my life be taken away if I did it —Suspect By Dayo Johnson & Evelyn Usman AKURE—FOR raping his neigbhour’s...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria sitting on time bomb without restructuring—Anyaoku, Lekwot, Nwodo, Adebanjo, others

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…eulogise late Sen Adesanya By Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon & Gabriel Olawale SOME—eminent Nigerians, yesterday, called for urgent restructuring of Nigeria to fiscal federalism...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

CAN president pays tributes to late Adeyemo at Service of Songs

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Ibadan – The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Supo Ayokunle, has called for more upright people in politics like the late Speaker of the Oyo State House of...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Maternal health to benefit, as Ondo State health insurance scheme kicks off

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ONDO State Government has said that N300 million has been earmarked as part of its contribution to the Health lnsurance Scheme which kicks off in September this year. Also, the state government...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Police smash car snatching syndicate in Anambra

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..recover 11 exotic cars, arrest 11 suspects By Vincent Ujumadu Awka- THE Anambra State police command has smashed a car snatching syndicate operating in various parts of the state, recovered 11...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Fayose’s stomach infrastructure now a myth — Ojudu

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APC is electable. I am standing before you as an accomplished journalist, as someone who has been in the Senate, who is now working in the presidency, that APC is electable. What you are seeing is...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Labour threatens to trade votes for minimum wage in 2019

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young, Dayo Johnson, Gbenga Olarinoye, Olasunkanmi Akoni, Joseph Erunke, Emmanuel Elebeke Monsuru Olowoopejo, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Daud Olatunji, Precious Nicholas, Maxwell Tochukwu...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Commonwealth: Akeredolu to reward medalists from Ondo

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Akure – Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State says athletes from the state who won medals at the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Australia will be rewarded.Akeredolu Akeredolu...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →