Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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19 Sep
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is set to commission a 600-capacity Dorian Home built to cater for the needy in Akure, Ondo State. The project is said to have gulped over $5 million.
2 Sep
A final year student of the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Miss Augustina Oyebadejo, has emerged as one of the two winners
23 Dec 2020
A 17-year-old boy, identified as Joshua (surname withheld), has died in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State after smoking a dangerous substance popularly called Colorado.
8 Dec 2020
The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has said that the Federal Government is working to upgrade the Federal Fire Service for optimum performance against fire incidents.
27 Oct 2020
Fire guts SUBEB, scholarship board offices, others in Ondo There was fire outbreak in Akure, the state capital of Ondo State, affecting four offices of different government establishments and destroying property worth millions of naira. The offices affected by the inferno included the annex of Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Ondo State Scholarship…
27 Oct 2020
Last Tuesday, the Nigerian state enacted another infamy in its annals for which reason it is still in the thick of global news, and the jury is still all out. Protesting youth was shot at by elements seen in military camouflage. The protest is a consequence of its internal contradictions, put differently, due to its…
24 Oct 2020
According to Ojogo, the decision to lift the curfew follows consultations between the governor and security chiefs in the state after a preliminary assessment of the security situation.
13 Oct 2020
Two police officers on Tuesday died in a fatal autocrash, in Akure South Council, while eight others were seriously injured in the accident. According to a Federal Road Safety Corp coded report, the accident happened at 11:20am yesterday morning along KM 2 Oba Ile Road, close to Joe Jane Hotel, Oba-Ile, in Akure North LGA…
10 Oct 2020
Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has expressed optimism that he will win the Saturday’s governorship election in the state.
1 Sep 2020
No fewer than 500 persons have benefited from the financial support offered by a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), the Possibility Specialist Foundation, rendering assistance to the less privileged people in the society. The founder, Mr. Egona Abraham, while speaking with journalists in Akure yesterday, said the organization is determined to raising and assisting people in a…
17 Jun 2020
The Ondo State Government, yesterday, said that it had been borrowing in the form of overdraft to enable it to pay workers’ salaries and pensions.
29 Mar 2020
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State says it is deeply saddened by the grim effect of Saturday’s explosion of a dynamite-laden truck


24 mins ago
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has warned Lagosians against protesting on streets on Wednesday as plans are under way to arrests erring #EndSARS protesters across the state. He said it is in the interest of security and public safety and that he wishes to warn the organisers of the protests the police…
49 mins ago
The Police in Ondo State said it have arrested one Ola Omogunwa, a 23 year-old commercial motorcyclist, for allegedly raping two women at different locations in Ondo state. Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Odunlami Funmilayo, disclosed this while parading the suspect,along with two others at police headquarters,on Tuesday in Akure. Funmilayo said…
1 hour ago
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is confident he can turn Manchester United's fortunes around as pressure increases on the Norwegian ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash with Atalanta at Old Trafford. United are five points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea after a 4-2 defeat at Leicester on Saturday They are not certain of progressing to the last…
4 hours ago
Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the area. Confirming the incident on Tuesday,, the South West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management…
4 hours ago
Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…