Ondo PDP, Akeredolu differ over land use charge
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ondo State chapter, has condemned the land use charge instituted by the state government, saying it is an attempt to steal the people’s land through the backdoor.
Okitipupa oil palm firm bounces back, begins production
After six years of disruptive recess, occasioned by the interference of misgovernance, the Okitipupa Oil Palm Company (OOPC) Plc, Ondo State, has finally bounced back into active operation and effective production.
Call the Deji to order, Akure kingmakers petition Akeredolu
Kingmakers of Isolo Community in Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State have urged the governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, to prevail on the Deji of Akure, Oba Aladetoyinbo Aladelusi, not to plunge the community into crisis.
Akeredolu berates Fayose over Ekiti APC rally shooting
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has berated his Ekiti State counterpart, Ayodele Fayose over allegations against him, saying that Fayose could not stop him from campaigning in Ekiti. This follows last weekend’s attack on All Progressives Congress (APC) rally in the state in which an APC chieftain, Opeyemi Bamidele and others were shot. Akeredolu faulted…
Akeredolu, Mamora, others seek nation’s restructuring
Eminent Nigerians have attributed the prevalent problems against the nation’s unity to the 1914 amalgamation, lamenting that the former British Governor General, Sir Fredrick Lord Lugard, fused different ethnic nationalities into one country.
El-Rufai, Akeredolu canvass use of indigenous language, seek educational reform
Governor Malam Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has called for an overhaul of the country’s educational policy, stressing that there is dire need to adopt indigenous language for all round development.In the same vein, the Ondo State governor and visitor to the university, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu....
Pregnant women protest against anti-maternal policies in Ondo
Over 200 pregnant women, who have registered for ante-natal treatment in Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Akure, yesterday stormed the hospital to protest against upscale hike in treatment fees by the hospital management.
Ondo Assembly seeks financial autonomy
The 26 lawmakers, who were fanning themselves with papers during the plenary yesterday due to enormous heat, decried the deplorable condition of the Assembly complex, which was built by the government of late Pa Adekunle Ajasin over four decades ago.