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Ondo governor appoints Amotekun corps commander

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state on Wednesday, approved the appointment of Chief Olu Adeleye as the Corps Commander for Ondo State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps.
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Ondo governor considers reopening of worship centres

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, said he might consider reopening religious centres across the state.
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Ondo Assembly probes N4.3 billion in secret account

The Ondo State House of Assembly has commenced investigation into the source of the N4.3bn allegedly discovered in a secret bank account by the state government.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State

Ondo confirms two new coronavirus cases

The Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Wednesday, said two new cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed.
A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress in Ondo State, Prince Dapo Adelegan has declared that the incumbent governor Rotimi Akeredolu has no leadership capacity to take the state to the next level.

Prince Adelegan: Governor Akeredolu has no capacity to take Ondo to the next level

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress in Ondo State, Prince Dapo Adelegan has declared that the incumbent governor Rotimi Akeredolu has no leadership capacity to take the state to the next level of economic prosperity.
A man wearing a protective face mask is seen on the first day of the easing of lockdown measures during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Lagos, Nigeria May 4, 2020. REUTERS-Temilade Adelaja

Ekiti, Ondo order arrest of face mask, social distancing violators

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, vowed to prosecute any individual or organization found disobeying the social distancing order and face mask use to contain the spread of COVID-19 in their states.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Official: Police foil coronavirus diagnosed murder suspect’s attempt to escape

Security operatives on Wednesday foiled an attempt by a murder suspect, Adamu Adamu, to escape from the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) in Akure, where he was being treated for COVID-19 infection.

Official: Ondo sends back almajiris from Sokoto

Almajiris are children who are sent to go live with Islamic clerics from whom they learn about the religion. Thousands of them, however, end up as street children without access to education or health care.

Ondo partners firm on e-learning

As part of efforts to ensure that pupils in Ondo State study during the COVID-19 lockdown, the state government has partnered with Quickens Computers to provide a platform for electronic-learning.

18 sex workers, customers arrested in Ondo for flouting curfew order

No fewer 18 people suspected to be commercial sex workers and their customers were arrested by the Ondo State Task Force on COVID-19 while monitoring the compliance rate within the state capital.

Ondo coronavirus cases jump to eight

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state Monday regretted that the surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in the state was as a result of the porous borders and compromise by security agencies.

PDP: APC, federal government of donating ‘expired rice’ to Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, led Federal Government of donating expired bags of rice to Nigerians in the name of COVID-19 palliative.
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Suspected killer of Reuben Fasoranti’s daughter tests positive for coronavirus

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on Sunday morning disclosed that one of the recently arraigned suspects in the murder of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, Pa Fasoranti’s daughter has tested positive for Coronavirus.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Police officer tests positive for coronavirus in Ondo

The fourth positive case of COVID-19 has confirmed in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

Ondo coronavirus index case tests negative

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu said the coronavirus index case in Ondo State has tested negative twice and declared fit for discharge.
President of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has described the late Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari, as an experienced lawyer and banker.

Governor Akeredolu: Abba Kyari a good man who died for Nigeria

Ondo State governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has said that the late Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, died for the nation, describing him as a man of many potentials whose exit will be sorely missed by many.

Osun governor warns against politicising distribution of palliatives

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has warned the committee members and community leaders against segregation while distributing palliatives to people of the state following the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic in the state.

Governor Akeredolu imposes curfew as Ondo records another coronavirus case

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, yesterday, said a total lockdown of the state over the rising cases of the coronavirus is imminent just as he imposed a 7 pm to 7 am curfew in the state.

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