Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday, quizzed the Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr. Bamidele Oleyelogun, over alleged involvement in a N2.4 million fraud. It was learnt that the commission had received a petition accusing the Speaker of involvement in the diversion of about N2.4 million released for a seminar in December…
4 Aug 2019
The widely reported invasion of Ondo State House of Assembly complex by a snake, which prevented members from holding plenary session, penultimate week...
31 Jul 2019
A few days after the Ondo State House of Assembly denied invasion of snakes during plenary, the lawmakers have insisted that the assembly complex has the worst infrastructure in the country.
25 Jul 2019
The Ondo State House of Assembly was on Thursday was thrown into confusion as a live snake dropped from the roof of the chamber during plenary.
4 Jun 2019
Ondo State House of Assembly has reelected Bamidele Oleyelogun and Deji Iroju as Speaker and Deputy Speaker as the 26-member Ninth Assembly, whose complex will soon be renovated by the state government, was inaugurated yesterday. The lawmakers nominated Oleyelogun and Iroju, who are third and second term members from Ifedore and Odigbo 1 constituency and…
26 May 2019
Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) has blamed raging inferno at Ojumole Well 1 in Ilaje Local Council of Ondo State on interference by third party, who released hydrocarbon that caused combustion. The General Manager, Policy Government & Public Affairs, CNL, Mr. Esimaje Brikinn, said this during a public hearing at the Ondo House of Assembly on…
4 May 2019
The Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly Bamidele Oleyelogun, has assured the State Government that he would pursue the necessary legislation to support it in paying the new minimum wage. Oleyelogun gave this assurance in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday, in Akure. He said Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, had assured…
1 Feb 2019
The Ondo House of Assembly yesterday passed the state’s 2019 appropriation bill into law after an upward review from N190 billion to N193.9 billion.
17 Nov 2018
Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, has described the reordering of the 2018 Budget by the State Assembly as constitutional, saying it was to accommodate the Paris Fund release for payment of workers' salaries. Akeredolu, who recognised the Bamidele Oleyelogun-led Assembly stressed that the reordering was constitutional, stressing that the criticism against it by a faction…
3 Aug 2017
The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has sent the names of 18 commissioners-designate to the state House of Assembly for confirmation.