Monday, February 15, 2021



The Sunday Igboho I knew, by Babafemi Ojudu

It was in 2009. The Appeal Court sitting in Ilorin ordered a rerun in a number of polling units in the election between Segun...

Akeredolu urges Nigerians not to allow religion, politics divide them

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has urged Nigerians not to allow their differences in religion, politics and even social stratification to create artificial and needless boundaries in other to achieve a greater state.

Tokyo Olympics: Team Nigeria to compete in 11 sports – Minister

Team Nigeria will compete in just 11 sports with comparative advantage at the Tokyo Olympics, Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare has said.

Gov. Akeredolu signs Ondo 2021 Appropriation Bill into law

The governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, on Friday signed the state 2021 Appropriation Bill of N174.87 billion into law. Signing the bill in Akure,...

Gunmen abduct wife of Ondo governor’s Chief of Staff

Unknown Gunmen have kidnapped the wife of the Chief-of-Staff to Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, Olugbenga Ale along Ondo-Akure Expressway at the Owen area of Idanre Local Government Area of the state.

Man bags life imprisonment for raping daughter

An Akure High Court presided over by Justice Samuel Bola has sentenced one Alo Olusola to life imprisonment for raping his daughter.

NBC sanctions 716 broadcast stations in 2 months

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, says it has sanctioned 716 infractions broadcast stations over infractions of the Nigeria Broadcasting Code between April and June.

Nigerian Army rescue 2 kidnapped victims in Ondo

Troops of the 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment, Akure, say they have rescued two kidnapped victims at Iboropa forest in Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State.

NSCDC rescues 3 abandoned children in Akure

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Ondo State says it has rescued three children abandoned at different locations in the state. Corps Commandant Pedro...

EFCC re-arraigns vice chancellor, bursar

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has re-arraigned the vice chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Adebiyi Daramola, for alleged fraud. Re-arraigned...

EFCC arraigns vice chancellor, bursar for N156m fraud

By Mustapha Usman The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday arraigned the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA, Professor Adebiyi...

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