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Akeredolu distributes 400,000 cocoa seedlings, 25,000 cashew seedlings to farmers

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Akure – Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Friday in Akure distributed 400,000 cocoa seedlings and 25,000 cashew seedlings to farmers in the state. Ondo State Governor Rotimi...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Deji of Akure, kingmakers spar over Osolo stool

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By Dayo Johnson, Regional Editor, South-West AKURE—CONTROVERY continues to trail the throne of Isolo, an autonomous community in Akure, Ondo State as the Deji of Akureland and the kingmakers...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Confusion trails planned closure of Lagos-Ibadan expressway

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Ongoing construction on Lagos-Ibadan-Expressway By Dayo Johnson, Dapo Akinrefon, Ola Ajayi & Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—CONFUSION, yesterday, trailed the proposed partial closure of...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Church renovates orphanage in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE — THE Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints, last weekend, took its humanitarian service to the Ondo State Children Home by giving the buildings a face-lift and...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Osinbajo,Tinubu, APC govs, South West stakeholders meet

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Thursday’s night met behind closed doors with the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, the All Progressives Congress, APC, national...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Bowen, UNILAG, EKSU students emerge winners of Maritime Blueprint Competition

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STUDENTS from Bowen University, Iwo in Ondo State, University of Lagos (UNILAG) and Ekiti State University (EKSU), have emerged winners of the Maritime Blueprint Competition in which law students...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert for Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, others

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Abuja—Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger and its floodplains to immediately relocate over possible flooding, listing...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Ondo monarchs kick against renewal of BEDC licence

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Ondo State Council of Traditional Rulers, yesterday, kicked against the renewal of operating licence of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company, BEDC, by the...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Ondo sports council sacks FA secretary

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The Ondo State Sports Council has sacked the Secretary of the state Football Association, Mr Daudu Alex. Football The acting General Manager of the council, Mr Wande Fabuluje, announced...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Osun Gov Election: Oshiomhole inaugurates 63-member national campaign council

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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Wednesday inaugurated the Party’s 63-member high-powered National Campaign Council for the September...

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Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

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We can prosecute Ekiti vote buying but can’t arrest suspects, INEC tells SERAP

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it has powers to prosecute allegations of vote buying by both the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Afenifere blasts Osinbajo over comments on restructuring

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By Daud Olatunji AKURE—THE pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, berated the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo over his remarks that Nigeria’s problem is...

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Photos: Uduaghan meets Buhari, Tinubu, other APC stalwarts

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, with former Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan making a...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →