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Gidi Giants debut as Temple Jam Basketball competition dunks off

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A new basketball club, Gidi Giants, wil be launched today when the Temple Jam Basketball Tournament tips off. The invitational basketball tournament, which will feature seven Nigerian clubs and...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Atiku mourn Alex Akinyele, iroko of public relations

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AkinyelePresident Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family of a former minister of Information, Chief Alex Opeyemi Akinyele, who passed away on Thursday night at the age of...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

PDP eyes APC’s slips for Ondo State 2020

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Mimiko • As internal crisis threatens Akeredolu’s membership Would unintended actions from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Southwest geopolitical zone collude to pave...

Thu Nov 14th, 2019     Read More →

Gubernatorial Elections: NSCDC deploys for effective coverage

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Following the determination to ensure hitch-free outings in the forthcoming Kogi and Bayelsa states election respectively, the Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Infrastructure, basis for community development – Fashola

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The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Saturday, described infrastructure, especially roads, as the basis for developing the economy of any community or country. Fasola...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

‘My reign has brought peace and placed Ugbo on world map’

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When the Ondo State Government in 2009 implemented the Supreme Court judgement that terminated the reign of his predecessor in office and declared his occupation of that exalted office as illegal...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

Senior varsity workers caution against regulation of social media

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The planned regulation of social media may be a decoy to gag opposing views to government, the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), has said.The academics posited that the...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis Looms in NDDC as Lawan asks new Board to take over Affairs of Commission

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President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmed Lawan By Henry Umoru Strong Indications have emerged that fresh crisis looms at the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC as the President of the Senate,...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

Ondo 2020: SSG mobilises APC members for Akeredolu’s re-election

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Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’ of OndoThe Secretary to the Ondo State Government (SSG), Mr Ifedayo Abegunde, has rallied support for Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s re-election, tasking...

Sat Nov 2nd, 2019     Read More →

NDDC: Buhari seeks Senate confirmation for Odubu, 15 others

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Henry Umoru – Abuja PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sent a letter to the Senate, requesting the screening and subsequent confirmation of a former Deputy Governor of Edo State, Dr. Pius Odubu,...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC Board Members: Buhari writes Senate, requests for confirmation of Odubu, 15 others

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President Muhammadu Buhari …As Senate gives its standing committee one week to screen Odubu, Okumagba, others By Henry Umoru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, requesting...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC says N6b power project for Ondo State riverside communities ready soon

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Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), says its six billion naira 132/33KV Sub Station designed to provide electricity for over 2, 000 riverside...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Ondo govt partners CBN, SMEDAN to train 360 youths on entrepreneurship

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Executive Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu Dayo Johnson – Akure Ondo state government in conjunction with the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Minister, State Comms of Women Affairs meet in Ondo for Equality Summit

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Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen Dayo Johnson, Akure The Commissioners of Women Affairs and Social Development across the 36 states of the federation including...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →