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  1. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Court fines man, 35, N250,000 for defiling minor - Punch Ng

    A family court sitting in Akure, the Ondo State capital, has sentenced a man, Praise Akinloye, to three years’ imprisonment with an option of N250,000 fine after being found guilty of having unlawful sexual intercourse with an 11-year-old girl. It was gathered that the 35-year-old man was...
  2. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Ondo university students issue government ultimatum over resumption – Tribune Ng

    The leadership of the Students Union leader of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, has accused the State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu of playing politics with their future, threatening showdown if the state government failed to reopen the school within the next seven days. The...
  3. RemmyAlex

    Politics Why PDP Lost Edo, Ondo And Will Keep Losing Future Elections - Ali Modu Sheriff

    The Ali Sheriff faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said it has identified impunity and lack of respect for the party’s constitution and the rule of law as the major problems that led to the its failure in the Edo and Ondo governorship elections. Many have expressed the belief that...
  4. RemmyAlex

    Politics Ondo Election: Tinubu Has Accepted Me As APC Candidate - Akeredolu

    The candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the forthcoming gubernatorial election in Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, says the party’s national leader Ahmed Bola Tinubu, has accepted the outcome of the primaries that produced him. Akeredolu said this on Monday shortly after meeting with...
  5. RemmyAlex

    Politics PDP May Not Participate In Upcoming Elections, INEC Warns

    The Independent National Electoral Commission says it is yet to take a position on the leadership crisis rocking Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party. INEC’s Deputy Director for Public affairs, Nick Dazang disclosed this on “Political Platform,” a programme on Ray Power...
  6. Oluogunjobi

    Politics Fayose: I Have No Score to Settle With Mimiko, Bode George

    The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has refuted the report that he and some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party in the South-West are having issues over the forthcoming election of the national chairmanship of the party. According to a report filed by PUNCH, Fayose said...
  7. RemmyAlex

    Metro Ondo: NSCDC Arrests CAC Pastor For Burying 'Juju' Inside Church - See Photo

    The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has arrested a pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church, identified as Moses Abiodun for burying fetish items inside his church located at Ikota in Ifedore Local Government Area of the state, Punch reports. The 34-year-old...
  8. RemmyAlex

    Politics Ondo: Governor Mimiko Swears In New LG Chairmen

    Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has urged the newly elected local government‎ chairmen in the state to employ team dynamics and good human management in their administration. The Governor stated this while delivering his address at the swearing-in ceremony for the 18 chairmen in...
  9. RemmyAlex

    Metro Ondo: Tenant Kills Landlord Over Electricity Bill

    The police in Ondo State have arrested a middle age man, Tope Akideji for allegedly beating his 75 year-old landlord, Pa. Kayode Osunkalu to death over electricity bill. Osunkalu, who retired from the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, owned a two-storey building at 17, Ayeferere street, Ondo...
  10. RemmyAlex

    Politics INEC Releases Dates for Edo, Ondo Governorship Elections

    The Independent National Electoral Commission has released dates for the conduct of governorship elections in both Edo and Ondo States. The commission, through its Deputy Director in charge of Voter Education and Publicity, Mr. Nick Dazang said that the governorship elections would hold on...
  11. RemmyAlex

    Business Telecoms Operators May Shut Down Operations in 7 States

    Telecom operators have threatened to shut down network services in seven different states over closure of Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) by the state governments. According to the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) Chairman, Engr. Gbenga Adebayo, yesterday...
  12. RemmyAlex

    Metro School Cadet Officers Killed Final Year Student in Ondo Varsity

    A part four Psychology student of the Ondo State owned Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Olumuyiwa Ewarawon, has been allegedly murdered by a suspected para-military organization operating in the University. While the University authorities responded by proscribing all para-military...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Politics Mimiko Unable To Account For Over N1 Trillion - Ondo APC

    The Ondo State chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Isaac Kekemeke, accused Governor Olusegun Mimiko, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), of failing to account for more than N1 trillion over the past six years. Mr. Kekemeke also disclosed that the APC has mapped out a...
  14. RemmyAlex

    Politics Mimiko Appoints Tinubu's Associate, Odunbaku's Wife As Commissioner

    The Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko has nominated the wife of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, James Odunmbaku, who is a close ally to the national leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to Mr. Kayode Akinmade, Commissioner of Information, said that Olasinmi Akindele-Odumbaku...
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