Akeredolu unveils one-year anniversary plans
Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has unveiled plans to celebrate his first year in office with the commissioning and flag-off of new projects.
Headteacher, assistant crushed to death
The truck driver, who killed the head teacher of LA Primary School, Igbatoro/Familugba in Akure North Council Area of Ondo State, Pastor Oluwajuwon Adebayo and his Assistant, Pastor Sunday Ajenifuja, have been arrested by police. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mr. Femi Joseph confirmed this to The Guardian yesterday in Akure, revealing it…
FG’s cattle colony proposal repugnant, says Falae
On September 21, 2015, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and presidential candidate during the 1999 elections, Chief Oluyemisi Falae, was abducted and released after four days by suspected Fulani herdsmen who have created a route through his vast farmland in Ilado, Akure North local council of Ondo State. It was on…
10 passengers die in Ondo auto crash
Ten passengers were feared dead yesterday in an auto crash at Agbogbo area of Akure/Owo expressway in Ondo State.
14 students in court over violent protest
Fourteen students of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, who were arrested by the police during a violent demonstration a few days ago, have been arraigned before an Owo Magistrate Court. The students, including 13 males and one female, were brought before the Chief Magistrate Court II sitting at the GRA in the town with Charge…
I believe herdsmen hate me, says Falae
Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Chief Olu Falae, has expressed displeasure over President Muhammadu Buhari inability to rein in the campaign of terror by suspected herdsmen in the country. Falae stated this Monday when speaking with journalists in Akure, relating his experience after suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked his farm again and…
Ten new cases of Lassa Fever reported in Ondo
There was a reported outbreak of Lassa fever in Ondo State, with 10 persons infected by the deadly virus. The Guardian gathered that six of the endemic disease occurred in Ose and Owo local government areas, while Akoko area has recorded four cases. Lassa fever, according to medical findings, transmits to humans through contact with…
Release our prophet, Ondo community urges police, government
Residents of Ayetoro community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State have urged the state government and the state police command to set an commission...
Armed thugs unleash terror on Ondo community, injure 30
There was tension in Ayetoro community, Ilaje Council of Ondo State on Thursday as a gang of armed thugs, numbering 15, unleashed terror on the residents, injuring over 30 people.
DPR seals four filling stations in Owo
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has sealed four filling stations in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State for hoarding fuel and selling above pump price.