Intrigues in Ondo Assembly over deputy governor’s impeachment
A few months to the governorship election in Ondo State, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is polarised against itself due to ongoing schemes to impeach the deputy governor, Mr. Agboola Ajayi.
Ondo Assembly suspends deputy speaker, two others
The Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Iroju Ogundeji, has been suspended indefinitely.Two other members suspended alongside Ogundeji were Adewale Williams and Favour Tomomewo.
Ondo Assembly blows hot on N4.3b secret account, accrued interest
Sequel to the discovery of N4.3 billion stashed in a secret account of a third generation bank, Ondo State House of Assembly has vowed to unravel the mystery behind the gross abuse of office and malfeasance of public funds.
Ondo Assembly calls off recess, holds emergency sitting today on Amotekun
In its efforts to give a legal framework for the South-West Security Network Outfit, code-named Amotekun, Ondo State House of Assembly (ODHA) has called off its recess to begin legislative business
Ondo Assembly dissolves 18 local government caretaker chairmen
The Ondo State House of Assembly, in its maiden sitting on Friday, dissolved the interim caretaker chairmen of the 18 council areas of the state with immediate effect. The Speaker, Bamidele Oleyelogun, upon the unanimous decision of the house, dissolved the caretaker chairmen sequel to the expiration of the six months life span given to…
Ondo Assembly lauds police over arrest of NURTW boss
Sixteen members of the Ondo State House of Assembly have commended the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris over the arrest of the state National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Chairman, Jacob Adebo, popularly known as Idajo. The NURTW boss was arrested over the violent attack and wanton destruction of properties at the state…
Hoodlums invade Ondo Assembly as speaker, deputy sacked
Hoodlums took over the Ondo State House of Assembly on Friday following the removal from office of Speaker Bamidele Oloyelogun and his Deputy, Ogundeji Iroji. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the hoodlums humiliated lawmakers, staff and journalists as they had a field day in spite of the heavy presence of security personnel.…
Ondo state speaker, deputy impeached
The Ondo state Speaker of House of assembly Bamidele Oloyelogun and his Deputy Speaker, Iroju Ogundeji, Friday were impeached. According to Hon. Fatai Olotu, the duo was removed as a result of financial impropriety, incompetence and high handedness. Subsequently, Hon. Olamide George has been sworn in as the new speaker of the House while Hon.…
Ondo Assembly approves repayment of N27bn bond by 3 years
Ondo State House of Assembly on Thursday approved three years extension for the repayment of the state government N27 billion bond inherited from the previous administration. The House’s resolution followed a letter by Gov. Olurotimi Akeredolu, seeking the lawmakers’ approval to restructure the payment period of the bond. Akeredolu said in the letter that restructuring…