We are saddened by Akure explosion – APC
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
Truck carrying dynamite explodes in Akure, destroys church, houses
A truck loaded with dynamite exploded on the Akure-Owo highway on Saturday, destroying a school, church and some houses.
Confusion as 'loud blast' hits Akure
A blast that occurred in the early hours of Saturday has left many people in the state confused and properties damaged. Although security officials have not said what caused the huge explosion, which cut off a section of Akure-Owo Expressway, eyewitnesses said it was likely that explosives being transported through the area detonated unexpectedly. The…
FUTA wears new look for AFN All Comers, Ebewele recalls days of Ezenwa, Deji Aliu
The Federal University of Technology (FUTA) Sports Centre in Akure, Ondo State capital is wearing a new look ahead of the All-Comers event, the first competition organised by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN)
Operation Amotekun: Yoruba elders challenge Tinubu to speak up
A socio-cultural organisation, the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), yesterday called on the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu
FUTA clinches gold at national blockchain hackathon competition
Team Audify from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has emerged winner of the 2019 Blockchain Hackathon competition among students of Nigerian Universities held at the auditorium of Nile University, Abuja.
How Ondo PDP can achieve meaningful progress, by Makinde
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has urged leaders and members of the Ondo State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to close ranks to ensure a viable party ahead of the next election in the state.
Three die in road accident in Ondo, two others in coma
Tragedy struck in Akure, the capital of Ondo State yesterday as a car ran into a stationary truck, killing three persons on the spot while two others are still in coma.
Flood kills one, another drowns in River
Tragedy struck in Akure, Ondo State capital, as a commercial motorcyclist Mr. Idowu Akomolafe was killed by flood, while one Abiodun Olomiye reportedly drowned in a river.
We invited police to dig up our altar, says church council
The elders council of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Promised Land, Akure, has disclosed that the church wrote a petition to the Inspector General of Police, to exhume its altar and investigate its General Overseer, Prophet Oluwagbenga Akinbiyi.