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JUST-IN: Gunmen Kidnap Anglican Cleric, Son In Ondo

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Unknown gunmen have kidnapped an Anglican cleric, Venerable Olu Obanla along Ifon-Okeluse road in Ose local government rea of Ondo State. The cleric, according to a source, was abducted by the...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

We‘re Undeterred By Ritual Killings – Sex Workers

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Sex workers in Ondo State have vowed to continue with their trade despite the frequent killings of their colleagues in the illegal business by the ritualists. The sex workers noted that they...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

FRSC hands over recovered N1.4m to families of accident victims in Delta

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The sum of N1,434,715 recoverd at a vehicluar accident scene in Agbor, Delta State by officers and men of the state command of the federal road safety corps has been handed over to the...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Reckless Driver Kills FRSC Officer, One Other In Ondo

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An officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ondo Sector Command, has been crushed to death by a reckless driver in Ondo State. The officer who was attached to Ore Unit was knocked down by...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Court remands man for killing friend over girlfriend

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A Magistrates Court sitting in Akure has ordered the remand of a 22-year-old man, Money Danlandi, for allegedly stabbing his friend, Sunday Babaji, to death over a disagreement on the true...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

FUTA: ASUU Dissociates Self From Rejection Of New VC

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Federal University of Technology Akure, (FUTA), Ondo State, has disassociated itself from the rejection of the appointment of Prof. Adenike...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

1999 Constitution Is A Sham, Needs Major Amendment – Akeredolu

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The chairman of the Southern Governors’ Forum (SGF) and governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has faulted the 1999 Constitution (as amended), which places security in the exclusive...

Thu May 19th, 2022     Read More →

2023 Presidency: Hayatu-Deen Tours South-West, Seeks Support

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In continuation of his nationwide tour to sell his candidacy, former banker and presidential aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Hayatu-deen, has...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

NiMet Predicts 3-day Cloudy, Thundery Weather

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudiness and thunderstorms across the country for three days. NiMet, in its weather outlook, predicted cloudy conditions, which started...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

JUST-IN: FUTA Students Barricade Akure-Ilesa Highway Over ASUU Strike

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Students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Ondo State, have commenced protest over the prolonged strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in the...

Mon May 16th, 2022     Read More →

Akure Substation Reaches 98% Completion – TCN

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The Transmission Company of Nigeria has said the 330kV Akure Transmission Substation in Ondo state has reached 98 per cent completion and will soon be delivering 96 mega watts (MW) of electricity...

Mon May 16th, 2022     Read More →

Nigeria Needs Immediate Turnaround From APC Misrule – Hayatu-Deen

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A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, has chided the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for running the country...

Mon May 16th, 2022     Read More →

Rights-of-way, vandals behind delay of Ondo 330 KVA substation — Minister

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The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, has attributed the delay in the completion of the multi-billion naira 330 KVA substation project in Akure, Ondo State, to the the activities of vandals and...

Sun May 15th, 2022     Read More →

My installation as Aremo Yewaland, not politically motivated — Adeola

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The Senator representing Lagos West Senatorial District, Solomon Olamilekan Adeola, has said that the conferment of Aremo Yewaland title on him was not politically motivated. Adeola, who is...

Sun May 15th, 2022     Read More →

AAUA students protest prolonged ASUU strike, shut down Abuja-Akungba road

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Economic and social activities were, on Friday, disrupted by students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo state, who were protesting the continued strike by members of the Academic...

Fri May 13th, 2022     Read More →