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Akure landlords petition NBC over location of radio station

Landlords of Alagbaka/Police headquarters areas of Akure, the Ondo state capital have petitioned the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission(NBC) for sitting a Frequency Modulation (FM) station within their domain without recourse to laws guiding its establishment.

APC passes vote of confidence on Governor Akeredolu despite alleged anti-party activities

Leaders of the Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have passed a vote of confidence on Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.

Church bursar shot dead in Ondo

Some men suspected to be armed robbers have allegedly killed the bursar of the Akure Diocese of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Mr. Gabriel Kola Abiodun.
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Benin DisCo begins enumeration of customers

The Management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) said on Wednesday that it had begun enumeration of its customers in its franchise areas of Edo, Delta, Ekiti and Ondo.
A man gets his thumb marked to indicate he has voted at one of the polling unit in Lagos on March 9, 2019. – Nigerians are voting for a second time in a fortnight in governorship and state assembly elections, with heightened concerns from observers of violence and an increased military presence. Elections for governors are being held in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, for all state assemblies, plus the administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP)

Ondo elections: PDP, ADC, others call on INEC to cancel polls in two local...

Citing intimidation, bribing of electorate and acts of brigandage, four among political parties that contested last Saturday’s House of Assembly in Ondo State Tuesday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the election in Ondo East and Ondo West Local Governments area of the state.

Ondo workers accuse Rotimi Akeredolu of walking out on them

Workers in Ondo State are on collision course with Governor Rotimi Akeredolu for reportedly walking out on them at a meeting to deliberate on the alleged government diversion of the N20.9b Paris Club debt refund for the payment of their salary and pension arrears.

Strike: Public offices, banks schools shut in Ondo

In compliant with the nationwide warning strike declared by the organised labour over the issue of minimum wage, public offices, hospitals, public schools and government media organisations were shut down Thursday in Ondo State.

Governor Akeredolu restates commitment to housing

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo on Thursday reiterated the commitment of his administration to bridge the housing gap in the state.

Ondo lawmakers disown governor on university fee hike

The Ondo State House of Assembly has declared that the state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, is acting alone on the recent 500 per cent increase in tuition fees for the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA).

Anyanwu-Akeredolu donates gift items to widowed mother of triplets

The wife of the Ondo State Governor, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, on Tuesday donated gift items to Bukola Afolabi, a young mother of triplets who recently lost her husband two months into her pregnancy.

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PDP congratulates Zamfara governor-elect, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.
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WHO classifies ‘gaming disorder’ as an illness

The World Health Organization moved forward with a proposal to classify “gaming disorder” as an illness.
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Super Eagles vice captain, Ahmed Musa, has buried his mother.

NFF, friends pay last respect as Ahmed Musa buries mum

Family members and well wishes including the football family were at Afuze in Edo state on Saturday to pay their last respect to Musa’s mother who died on January 24, 2019.

36 PDP candidates declared winner of Zamfara elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission Saturday declared 36 candidates of the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party the winners of 2019 general election in Zamfara State.