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9 Apr
Wife of Ondo State Governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu- Akeredolu, yesterday, officially declared her interest to represent Imo East Senatorial District (Owerri zone) in the Senate in 2023.
8 Feb
A middle-Aged woman, (name withheld), who inflicted ‘Grade-A’ injuries on her houseboy for stealing, has been arrested by the Ondo State Police Command.
19 Sep 2021
Anyanwu-Akeredolu is the first recipient of the prestigious title that was jointly given by all the monarchs in Owerri Federal Constituency of Imo State. It had pulsating effects beyond the geography
10 Dec 2018
Even though we are from the same state and zone, Imo, Owerri, I first met Ondo state First Lady, Betty Anyanwu- Akeredolu on the pages of newspapers before I met her physically this other day in Akure.
1 Nov 2018
Wife of Ondo State governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu Akeredolu, has called on states, federal government and the society to stop the stigmatisation of breast cancer patients, but rather show them support. Akeredolu, who is the founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN), led a walk to create awareness of breast cancer among women in…
11 Mar 2018
Towards improving agricultural development, the United State Agency for International Development (USAID) and Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) have advocated the need to embrace gender friendly agric policies in the country.  
2 Dec 2017
In the last 30 years, cancer has become the deadliest non-communicable disease responsible for more deaths than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.
23 Nov 2017
Wife of Ondo State governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has hinged the success of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent, Health and Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) mandates on the communal participatory roles of women in the state.
28 Oct 2017
She advised residents of the state to collect the net when the distribution starts and make use of it by sleeping inside it every night so as to collectively reduce the incidents of malaria in the state.
19 Oct 2017
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu promised to partner BRECAN and other bodies to establish a cancer centre in the state to provide essential services on prevention and treatment. 
14 Oct 2017
I had successful treatment and everything done by UCH, Ibadan I didn’t go anywhere. That also brings the point that the country doesn’t know what they have because we have everything to make this country great.
11 Oct 2017
A 45-year-old woman, Mrs. Kehinde Akingboye, who is suffering from advanced stage of breast cancer for the past seven years, has received lifeline from the Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) in Ondo State. 


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