Man kills mother-in-law over son’s custody in Ondo
A 29-year-old farmer in Ondo State, Mr. Segun Daniel, has reportedly killed his mother-in-law, Beatrice Lajuwomi at a farm settlement in Igbotako, an ancient town in Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state.
Magistrate, son, relation, driver die in accident at Ekpoma
Magistrate Banji Ayeomoni of Okitipupa Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State, together with his son Dara, another relation and his driver were reported dead in an inferno caused by a petrol tanker spillage in Ekpoma.
Suspect who took tramadol to rob arrested in Ondo
A 22-year-old suspect, Ebele Victor, who used 600mg of tramadol before carrying out robbery operation in Ondo State, has been arrested. While parading the suspect alongside...
Ondo governor denies rumoured defecttion of aides
Ondo State government has dispelled as mere rumour the news peddled around that some members of the State Executive Council (SEC) were planning to resign from its cabinet or defect to other parties. The rumour of the alleged defection was the handiwork of political enemies, the state government's spokesperson said in a statement on Monday.…
‘I’ll surpass Mimiko’s achievements in healthcare’ -Akeredolu
Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State said his administration would surpass the achievements of his predecessor, Olusegun Mimiko in the area of quality, accessible and affordable health care in the state. Akeredolu said in a phone interview with the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Atlanta, U.S. that his administration was doing…
Ondo prophet nabbed for allegedly defrauding people with immigration jobs, overseas travel
A popular prophet, who allegedly specialises in duping unsuspecting members of the society and founder of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Freedom City, Abiodun James Adeniyi...
How my daughter was killed for ritual - Ex-Ondo deputy governor
Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo, the bereaved father of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko final year student, Khadijah, who was allegedly murdered for ritual purpose, has resigned to fate over the death of his first child. The deceased was murdered under mysterious circumstances by her Abuja-based boyfriend, Adeyemi Alao, in Oke-Aro area of Akure metropolis. Oluboyo, who…
Empower DFIs to boost non-oil export, FG told
The Federal Government has been urged to increase capitalisation of the nationsí Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), as a way towards achieving the economic diversification objectives and promoting non-oil export.