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INEC to pilot use of electronic voting machines soon — Yakubu

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to pilot the use of electronic voting machines at the earliest time possible towards full introduction of electronic voting in major...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

INEC wants govt to declare election essential service

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•Mulls e-voting in 2021, e-platforms for Edo, Ondo guber forms’ submission The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it would engage with relevant...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

INEC moves to engage political parties, others on new policy framework for Edo, Ondo Guber Elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it would flag off robust engagements with critical stakeholders to present a new policy framework that would guide the conduct of the Edo and...

Fri May 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Ondo trucks assembly plant begins operations

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In fulfilment of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s determination to make Ondo State an industrial hub of the country, the first truck assemblage plant has begun operations at Ore Industrial...

Fri May 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Edo, Ondo polls: we will not jeopardise voters' health, INEC assures

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INEC PHOTO:Twitter As commission insists polls will not be rescheduled Despite the COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the nation, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured voters...

Wed May 20th, 2020     Read More →

Disquiet in PDP as Ondo guber poll beckons

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The political theatrics ahead of Ondo State governorship election, slated for October 10, 2020, have become intense within the major opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as it shops...

Mon May 18th, 2020     Read More →

Quiz Akeredolu on N4.3b misappropriation, opposition tasks EFCC 

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Major opposition parties in Ondo State have kicked against the explanation made by Ondo State government under Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu over the controversial N4.3b found in a secret bank...

Sun May 17th, 2020     Read More →

Guber primary: Consensus candidacy tears Ondo APC factions apart

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Will Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) survive its internal wrangling ahead of the October 10, 2020 governorship election? Many political analysts in the state said the answer lies with...

Sun May 17th, 2020     Read More →

Quiz Akeredolu, Zenith Bank on N4.3b misappropriation, opposition tasks EFCC 

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Major opposition parties in Ondo State have kicked against the explanation made by Ondo State government under Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu over the controversial N4.3b found in a secret account...

Sun May 17th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo Assembly blows hot on N4.3b secret account, accrued interest

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Sequel to the discovery of N4.3 billion stashed in a secret account of a third generation bank, Ondo State House of Assembly has vowed to unravel the mystery behind the gross abuse of office and...

Sat May 16th, 2020     Read More →

Environmentalists fault NOSDRA’s report on massive fish deaths in Niger Delta, seek further investigations

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Environmentalists have described as diversionary, the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency’s (NOSDRA) report on massive death of fish along Niger Delta coastlines. They noted...

Sat May 16th, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen kill son of former Milad at drinking joint In Lagos

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Suspected assassins, on Thursday, shot dead the son of a retired Army General and one-time military administrator (Milad) of Ondo State, Brig-Gen. Opaleye (rtd). The deceased, identified as one...

Sat May 16th, 2020     Read More →

How 10-year-old N4.3 billion secret account was uncovered, by Ondo government

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AkeredoluThere was mouth-gaping surprise in Ondo State as N4.3 billion was secretly stashed in a bank account for the past 10 years without following a due process as the Governor Oluwarotimi...

Fri May 15th, 2020     Read More →

NAPTIP arrests alleged trafficker of Adetula Oluwatomisin to Oman

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons ( NAPTIP), Lagos Zonal command, on Wednesday said that it had arrested one Ojo Ademehintoye for allegedly trafficking one Miss...

Wed May 13th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: INEC orders immediate resumption of activities in Edo, Ondo offices

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INEC PHOTO:TwitterThe Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has ordered the immediate resumption of activities in its offices in Edo and Ondo states due to the upcoming governorship...

Wed May 13th, 2020     Read More →