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IYC to Edo govt: Create separate LGA for Ijaw

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, worldwide, has called for the creation of an autonomous local government area for the Ijaw people of Edo State, saying it was the only way...

Tue Dec 19th, 2017     Read More →

Boroffice frowns at Fayose’s remark on Buhari’s 75th birthday

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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Prof Robert Boroffice has disagreed with Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti over his suggestion that President Muhammadu Buhari, should retire...

Mon Dec 18th, 2017     Read More →

Heaps of unclaimed accident corpses from Benin-Ore-Lagos Road, our challenge — CMD

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Dr Akindele Semudara, the Chief Medical Director, Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Ore, says the morgue at the hospital is over-congested with heaps of unclaimed corpses. According to him, this...

Mon Dec 18th, 2017     Read More →

Septuagenarian hacked to death over minor disagreement in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson The rustic town of Ilu -Titun, Okitipupa area of Ondo State, was thrown into mourning weekend as one Raphael allegedly hacked his septuagenarian neighbour, Kayode Omotore, to death...

Mon Dec 18th, 2017     Read More →

As Baby Leaves ‘Detention’… Parents were told child could be ‘detained’ over unpaid hospital bills – CMD

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Parents of new babies who also could not pay their medical bills in the hospital were made to deposit their belongings such as motorcycles and generating sets until they had the means to pay. ln...

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

SSANU, NASU, NAAT demand N30bn to end strike

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Striking Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT), have called on the...

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

Opposition is finished – Tinubu

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Despite the overtures by the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party to a former governor of Oyo State, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, he and several others defected to the All...

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

APC only progressive party in Nigeria, Africa, says Tinubu

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Ibadan – All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Saturday in Ibadan declared the death of opposition parties in Oyo State. APC Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Benin/Ijaw standoff: Ondo Ijaw beg Buhari to intervene

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THE Ijaw-Apoi people in Ese- Odo area of Ondo State have asked the Federal Government to urgently intervene in the standoff between Benin Kingdom and Ijaw kingdoms in the Ovia South West Local...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

President Buhari to celebrate 75th birthday tomorrow

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President Muhammadu Buhari will turn 75 on Sunday, 17th December, 2017. The Nigerian president who has been fighting corruption and terrorism in all ramifications since he assumed office in 2015...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Why military court Sentenced soldier to death

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There was pandemonium in lgbokoda area of Ondo State when its prominent traditional ruler, Oba Afolabi Odidiomo escaped death by whiskers as gunmen matchetted him severally.Members of the court...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Four kidnapped Chinese rescued in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson Akure OFFICERS and men of the Nigerian Army and Nigerian Naval Forward Operating Base in lgbokoda area of Ondo state have rescued four kidnapped Chinese nationals. They reportedly...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Gunmen attack traditional ruler in Ondo, left to die

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There was pandemonium in lgbokoda area of Ondo State when its prominent traditional ruler, Oba Afolabi Odidiomo escaped death by whiskers as gunmen matchetted him severally. Oba Odidiomo was left...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Gallant strides for Olu Falae, Rotimi Akeredolu, others

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The Yoruba Heritage International Limited, recently, held its first annual lecture and awards, tagged ‘Ondo State edition’, amidst fanfare. The award which held in Ondo State, had in...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Politics, technology marketing, in One Planet Summit

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The Eiffel Tower was illuminated in blue and green to greet the One Planet Summit in Paris, France, last Tuesday as the world’s political leaders and representatives of key international...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →