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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.
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FRSC: 36 die in road accidents in Ondo

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Monday said no fewer than 36 persons had died in motor accidents in Ondo state from January till date.
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After sacking speaker, deputy, hoodlums invade Ondo Assembly

Hoodlums took over the Ondo State House of Assembly on Friday following the removal from office of Speaker Bamidele Oloyelogun and his Deputy, Ogundeji Iroji.
Ondo State House of Assembly

Ondo Assembly removes speaker, deputy, appoints new leaders

Members of the Ondo State House of Assembly on Friday impeached the Speaker of the House, David Oloyelogun and his deputy Ogundeji Iroju.

Ondo government awards 318 projects worth N28 billion

The Ondo State Government says it has awarded 318 projects worth over N28 billion in Ondo Central Senatorial District of the state between January and September 2018.
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Ambassador Olu Agbi passes on

Professor Olu Agbi, an erstwhile Nigerian Ambassador to Greece and Australia is dead.

Ondo government promises to generate wealth, employment through hospitality industry

Ondo State Government said it would explore opportunities in the hospitality industry to generate wealth and employment as part of its drive to industrialise the state.

Abductors of ex-Ondo council chairmen demand N20 million ransom

Abductors of former chairman, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Mr. Dele Fagoriola, have demanded for a N20 million ransom from the family of the victim.

Gunmen abduct ex-council chairman in Ondo

A former Chairman, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Dele Fagoriola, has been abducted by gunmen.

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.

APC ward congresses hold nationwide, as rains delay take-off in Lafia

The ward congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to elect new executives of the party at ward level took place nationwide on Saturday.

Governor Akeredolu: Salary, allowances gulp 90% of Ondo income

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has decried a situation where 90 percent of the N5b monthly allocations of the state is being expended on salaries, pension and worker’s allowances.

Governor Akeredolu: Leave allowance will be paid when there’s money

Ondo State Governor, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has dared workers in the state to continue with their protest over the non-payment of leave allowance, declaring that he cannot change his position on the matter.

Cleric advises monarch to shun politics

A renowned cleric, Ade Adeniji, has urged traditional rulers in the country to shun politics and acts that could lead to their dethronement or banishment by political office holders.

OPC directs members defend Southwest against killer herdsmen

Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC, in Ondo has directed its members to defend the South West against the invasion of Fulani herdsmen.

Ondo APC preaches unity among members

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State has urged members to continue to coexist in unity and harmony in other to prevent internal crisis within the party.

Suspected herdsman attacks Ondo woman in her farm

A 28-year-old mother of two, Florence Godday, escaped death by the whiskers in Igbo Abo community in Akure North area of Ondo State, as a herdsman attacked her with a machete and attempted to rape her in her farm.

Court remands killer driver to prison in Ondo

The 42 years old truck driver, Olajuwon Ariyibi, who crushed two head teachers to death along Owo, in Ondo state was arraigned before a magistrate court sitting Owo.

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Zamfara government set to recruit 200 paramedical health workers

Zamfara Government says it has concluded plans to recruit 200 paramedical health workers as part of effort to improve healthcare services in the state.