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Another fire outbreak: Siblings roasted to death in Ondo

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l…as victim of market fire dies of heart attack By Dayo Johnson Akure—BARELY 24 hours after fire outbreak ravaged 100 lock-up shops in Akure, the Ondo State capital, two siblings were...

Thu Jun 28th, 2018     Read More →

Seek help if you lack capacity deal with the herdsmen killings, Soyinka tells Buhari

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Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has asked the federal government to seek help, if it lacked the capacity to deal with the herdsmen killings in the country. Soyinka in a statement, entitled...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

ICPC, EFCC have powers to try states, persons, authorities for graft, Court rules

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…Judge says Sokoto State must submit itself to anti-graft agencies for probe By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Sokoto – States and individuals in Nigeria, who hold the view that...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Activist, VC proffer solutions to cultism, exam malpractice

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Anti-cultism crusader, Prince Kola Bamigbade, has identified the various strategies through which criminal elements lure students into cult groups in the nation’s institutions of...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose producing election materials in Govt House — Fayemi

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APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of producing sensitive election materials at the Government House. Fayemi while addressing a press conference in Ado Ekiti on ...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

BEDC moves to improve power supply

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electricity By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—Benin Electricity Distribution Company, BEDC, has assured electricity consumers in Delta, Edo, Ondo and Ekiti states of improved power supply, noting...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

BudgIT berates state govts for hiding budgets details

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BudgIT, a civic tech transparency organization has berated state governments for not disclosing details of their 2018 budget. The group also accused the governments of Lagos state and Kwara state...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti poll: Why voters must reject APC- Ondo PDP boss

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INEC By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- The Ondo State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Clement Faborode, has advised voters in Ekiti State to avoid the bad experience Ondo people...

Tue Jun 26th, 2018     Read More →

We sleep with more than 15 men each daily and given N500 by our madam- kidnapped teenage girls lament in Ondo

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IT was double tragedy for the two teenage girls that were raped, tortured and videotaped by five men in Ondo town, Ondo state as they were again kidnapped and forced into prostitution by the wife...

Tue Jun 26th, 2018     Read More →

BudgIT decries publising of budgets by only 15 states

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BudgIT has decried the lack of transparency around Nigerian State budgets. BudgIT which is currently conducting #StateofStates campaign which examines the level of transparency in the 36 States...

Tue Jun 26th, 2018     Read More →

My 40 years battle with cancer — Lanre Jacob

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•Had 7 surgeries, lost whole semester in school •Set up Foundation for cancer care & prevention By Gabriel Olawale At birth 50 years ago, there was no indication that Lanre Jacob...

Tue Jun 26th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti PDP slams Fayemi over alleged support for cattle colonies

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has warned the people against casting their lot with the All Progressives Congress, APC and Dr. Kayode Fayemi saying that no...

Mon Jun 25th, 2018     Read More →

CJN bars Judges from uploading personal pictures on social media

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…swears-in 9 new FHC Judges, warns them not to be scapegoat for politicians Justice Onnoghen By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on...

Mon Jun 25th, 2018     Read More →

123 persons arrested for drug related offences in ondo

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THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested 123 persons for various drug related offences within the last six months in Ondo state. Giving the breakdown, the state commander of the...

Mon Jun 25th, 2018     Read More →

Falae blames north for herders’ crisis

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Chief Olu Falae, secretary to the military government of Ibrahim Babangida, has blamed the states in the north for the crisis caused by herdsmen in Nigeria. The 79-year-old National Chairman of...

Mon Jun 25th, 2018     Read More →