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Rainstorm destroys over 500 houses in Ondo

Residents of Ikare Akoko, Ugbe Akoko and Supare Akoko in Akoko North-East and Akoko South West Local Government Areas of Ondo State have called on the state government to assist them following the destruction of their houses by rainstorm.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.
Low turnout of voters was observed at both Bwari and Zuba areas of FCT as INEC officials were already in the various polling stations as early as 7.30 a.m.

Reports: Election violence, ballot box snatching in Ondo, Oyo, others

Election violence and ballot box snatching reared their ugly heads in Ondo, Oyo, Akwa Ibom, Ebonyi, Imo, Delta, Rivers and Bayelsa states in Governorship and House of Assembly Elections on Saturday.

Ondo government appoints 18 interim council chairmen

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has approved the appointment of Interim Management Committee Chairmen for the 18 local government areas of the state.

Ondo Assembly dissolves local council caretaker committees

The Ondo State House of Assembly has dissolved the 18 Local Government Caretaker Committee Chairmen in the state.

Ondo APC members threaten to quit party over alleged imposition

Some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State have threatened to quit the party over alleged imposition of candidates for the National Assembly election.

Ondo APC divided over party congress

Factional leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who emerged from parallel wards and local government congresses in Ondo State have urged the National Secretariat of the party to recognize them ahead of the state congress of the party holding on Saturday, May 19.

APC congress: Parallel congresses hold in Ondo

It was confusion in Ondo State on Saturday as parallel congresses held across the state with each emerging executive claiming to be authentic.

Ondo government kicks off immunisation for 350,000 children

The Ondo State Government has commenced a routine immunisation for about 350,000 children across the 18 local government areas of the state.

Police in Ondo rescue hotel lodger from kidnappers’ den

The men of the Ondo State Police Command on Tuesday rescued a man who was kidnapped by some unknown gunmen in Supare Akoko in the Akoko South-West Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Gunmen kidnap hotel director, guest in Ondo

Two persons were, on Saturday evening, kidnapped in Supare-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Boko Haram suspect admits to killing two people in one week

Twenty-year-old suspected member of the Boko Haram sect, Bashir Mohammed, who was arrested in Isua Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State, has confessed to have killed two persons since he joined the dreaded group, about two years ago.

Suspected gunmen abduct travellers in Ondo

No fewer than five travellers were reportedly abducted by some gunmen in Oba Akoko, in the Akoko South-West Local Government Area of Ondo State on Friday.

Security guards shut down Glo stations in Ondo

Subscribers of the Globacom mobile network in four local government areas of Ondo State were unable to use the network for the past two weeks as the 33 stations in the areas have been shut down by the security men manning them.

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