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.
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.