Friday, 19th August 2022
Breaking News:

Ondo State

13 Aug
Members of the security and intelligence community have urged the military high command and joint security operations to go deep in extracting useful information that would help curb terrorism in the country from suspects already in custody over the killings that recently took place at St. Xavier Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State.
11 Aug
Nigeria Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said two more Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists linked to the attack on St Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo state, has been arrested. Terrorists attack the Catholic Church in Ondo State in early June and killed over 40 worshippers with many others injured. The incident drew widespread condemnation,…
10 Aug
Ondo State House of Assembly has declared the seats of two members vacant for anti-party activities. The House declared that Hon. Favour Tomomewo (APC-Ilaje 2) and Hon. Torhukerhijo Success (APC-Ese-Odo) were actively involved in Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) recent gubernatorial primary election in the state. The declaration followed a letter earlier received from the Chairman…
7 Aug
The Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has enjoined Christians not to relent in their efforts to proclaim the message of Jesus Christ.
29 Jul
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has said that the Wednesday’s shooting at the yard of the Craneburg Construction Company in Owo was aimed at destroying some of their equipment and not to maim or kill anyone.
19 Jul
The first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria, (SAN), Chief Folake Solanke, has described as end of wickedness in the country, the recent Owo Church massacre, which led to the death of about 40 worshippers in Ondo State.
19 Jul
The Senator representing Ondo South senatorial district, Nicholas Tofowomo, has sued a former Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi, at the Federal High Court, Akure over his victory in the PDP primary election ahead the 2023 polls.
15 Jul
Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State says the unauthorised expansion of territory by any traditional ruler in the state will not be tolerated.
5 Jul
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for a thorough investigation and prosecution of the pastor involved in the alleged abduction of about 77 people comprising 54 adults and 23 children kept in an underground cell of a popular church, the Whole Bible Believer Church in Valentino area of Ondo City in Ondo West…
2 Jul
There was pandemonium in Ondo State as the pastor of a pentecostal church, David Anifowoshe, was arrested by the police for allegedly abducting more than 77 people, including children in a dungeon in his church. Anifowoshe, who is the pastor of Whole Bible Deliverance Church, located in Valentino Area of Ondo West LGA of the…
23 Jun
The Ondo State Security Network Agency, codenamed Amotekun Corps said it has arrested some suspects in connection with the terrorist attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State. The suspected terrorist invaded the church on June 5, killing no fewer than 40 people and injuring many other worshippers. Ondo State Amotekun commander, Adetunji Adeleye,…
13 Jun
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has identified restructuring as the only panacea to address the myriad of challenges confronting the nation, particularly insecurity.


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