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Vice President Osinbajo: 7.4 million pupils benefitting from school feeding programme

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says that no fewer than 7.4 million pupils are benefitting from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) of the federal government.

Governor Akeredolu loses Supreme Court appeal

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, for lacking in merit.

Segun Oni: Asiwaju Tinubu best person to resolve APC crisis

Deputy National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Segun Oni, has said that the former Governor of Lagos State and national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, was the best person to reconcile all warring factions in the party.

NEXIM Bank, Ondo government to partner on cocoa export

Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) is seeking partnership with Ondo State on cocoa projects and other commodity exporters to boost export trade, Mrs Stella Okotete, Executive Director, Business Development of the bank, has said.

Pregnant woman, five others killed in Ondo building collapse

At least six people including a pregnant woman were reportedly killed in Igbabo town, Arogbo-Ijaw, in Ese Odo local government area of Ondo State when a church building under construction collapsed on them.

Official: Ondo government to spend N50 billion on road rehabilitation

Ondo State government has said it had earmarked about N50 billion in the 2018 budget for rehabilitation of roads in the state toward making them free of potholes.

Ondo students shut scholarship board over planned tuition hike

Ondo State students, under the aegis of National Association of Ondo State Students (NAOSS) and National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS), have shut down the state scholarship board over alleged unfavourable policies of the state government.

Osun guber: Why we want Femi Fani-Kayode as governor – PDP youths

The youth wing of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West region has urged former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, to run in the September governorship election in Osun State.

Why Governor Wike’s Neighbourhood Safety Corps must be stopped – Group

The Free Rivers Development Initiative (FRDI) has on Sunday said Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State must be stopped from inaugurating a vigilante organisation known as the Neighbourhood Safety Corps in Rivers State.

Conference of Speakers dissolves executives

The Conference of Speakers of State Houses of Assembly has dissolved its executives, following the expiration of their two-year tenure of office.

NEXIM offers N500 billion to boost export businesses

The Nigeria Export-Import (NEXIM) Bank has said the federal government has made available N500 billion loanable for businessmen and women who are into production of goods and services for export.

President Buhari, governors attend Osinbajo daughter’s private wedding in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by his wife, Aisha, were among top government functionaries, which included governors, National Assembly members and captains of industry that attended the wedding of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s daughter, Damilola.

Full list: NJC appoints 60 judges for 25 states

The National Judicial Council has just released the statement below announcing the appointment of 60 judicial officers in 25 states of the federation.

Ondo government set to introduce land use charge

The Ondo state government has chosen to follow closely the footsteps of Lagos State, by reviewing its land use charge in the state.

FRSC warns officers against extorting road users

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has warned men and officers of the corps to desist from extorting money from road users or risk being dismissed from the service.

ADP: We’re the real third force

Yemi Adetoyinbo, the National Publicity Secretary of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), on Thursday declared that the party was the real Third Force in the politics of the country.

NSCDC secures six convictions in Ondo

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ondo State says it has secured six convictions in 10 cases on various offences in courts from January till date.

Governor Akeredolu urges Senate to confirm Ibrahim Magu’s appointment as EFCC chairman

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has pleaded with the Senate to confirm Ibrahim Magu as the substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC).


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