Supreme Court awards N500, 000 fine as Akeredolu loses case
The Supreme Court yesterday dismissed an appeal by Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for lacking in merit.
Pro-chancellor pledges to raise academic, research standards
The new Pro Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba (AAUA), Dr. Tunji Abayomi, has assured of his readiness to work for the promotion of academics and research in the institution.
Akeredolu inaugurates governing councils for tertiary institutions
The Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) has declared that there is urgent need review tuition fees paid in the state owned tertiary institutions, saying current charges are not enough to maintain the institutions.
NDDC, Ondo begin N19b coastal road project
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and Ondo State government have commenced construction of the N19.2 billion Araromi-Akodo/Ibeju-Lekki Road, connecting Ondo and Lagos state. Speaking at the ceremony to mark the commencement of work on the 50-kilometre road at the Araromi Seaside, Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, the Governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, described the project as a necessity.…
Sacked Ondo PDP council chairmen get appeal court nod to challenge removal
The Appeal Court, Akure has granted leave to the 18 local government chairmen sacked by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to appeal their dissolution as well as the judgment of the lower court on the matter.
Afenifere asks Akeredolu to hold dialogue on clashes
The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday urged Ondo governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, to convoke a colloquium where stakeholders could dialogue on the recurrent herdsmen’s attacks in the state. The chapter chairman of the group, Basorun Seinde Arogbofa, in a communiqué at the end of a meeting in Akure, implored the governor to emulate his Ekiti…
Ondo resurrects N7b waste project
Three years after a waste management contract was abandoned, the Ondo State Government has revived the multi-billion-naira project, which will keep the environment healthy and turn waste to wealth.
Akeredolu deserves second term, says Olugbo
The Olugbo of Ugbo, Oba Frederick Obateru Akinruntan has commended the John Odigie-Oyegun National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for endorsing Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for a second term. He said this in his congratulatory message to the governor, noting that Ondo State has witnessed some positive developments in the…
Akeredolu stresses importance of solid minerals’ exploration to development
The governor, who was represented by Mr Ifedayo Abegunde, Secretary to the Ondo State Government (SSG), commended the efforts of the Federal Government in solid minerals’ exploration.
Akeredolu approves upward increase in 2018 Budget
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has expressed a dire need to reduce recurrent expenditure, and hike capital expenditure so as to bridge the huge infrastructural deficit in Ondo State.