Friday, 9th June 2023


4 May
The Ondo State House of Assembly says that the 2023 budget for the Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (OSOPADEC) will improve the well-being and standard of oil-producing areas.
21 Sep 2022
The immediate past Chairman of Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (OSOPADEC), Gbenga Edema, has hailed the choice of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as campaign coordinator for Tinubu-Shettima..
20 May 2022
Ondo State House of Assembly on Thursday passed into law the 2022 estimate of the Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (OSOPADEC) put at N11.4 billion.
12 Apr 2021
Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu has approved the dissolution of Ondo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (OSOPADEC) board.
7 Jul 2020
Amidst increasing cases of coronavirus infections in Ondo State, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and his deputy, Agboola Ajayi, are enmeshed in political war on who controls the government now and next year.
18 Jun 2019
There was tension in Ondo State yesterday as aggrieved youths from Ilaje Local Council of the state protested and barricaded the governor’s office, leading to a gunshot on one of them who reportedly sustained minor injury.
27 Jan 2018
Hundreds of ex-militants from the riverine areas of Ondo State yesterday stormed the office of Ondo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (OSOPADEC), protesting against foul play in the last amnesty programme organised by the state government.
12 Aug 2017
To further promote sustainable peace and development in the country, the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will declare open the second meeting of the National Council on Niger Delta (NCND) in Ondo State.
12 Jun 2017
Oil producing communities in Ondo State have threatened to shut down oil activities in the state over the dissolution of oil committees mainly in Ilaje council.
20 Jan 2017
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended the EFFC for arresting Mr Johnson Ogunyemi, the Chairman of Ondo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (OSOPADEC).
19 Jan 2017
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested the Chairman of the Ondo State Oil Producing Areas and Development Commission (OSOPADEC), Pastor Johnson Ogunyemi and three other principal officers.
25 Sep 2016
Respite finally came for coastal communities in the Southern Senatorial District of Ondo State, which includes Okitipupa, Irele, Ese-Odo and Ilaje council areas.


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Senior Pastor of The Covenant Nation and Convener The Platform Nigeria, Poju Oyemade, has countered the claim by a Catholic priest in the Abuja Archdiocese, Rev. Fr. Chinenye Oluoma that gospel minister Mercy Chinwo charges a specific fee to sing in churches. Oyemade, whose The Platform Nigeria has become an avenue for discourse on nation-building…
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Nollywood sensation, Mercy Aigbe has argued that Yorubas throw the best parties, as well as delicacies to supplement them. Mercy Aigbe disclosed this at an event she went to, where she uploaded a video displaying the various menu items she was treated to. She wrote on her Instagram page. What! Hot Amala, inside Ikoko Irin…
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Senior Partner at Templars Law Firm and immediate past President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Olumide Akpata, has felicitated Otunba Dele Oye on his inauguration as the 22nd President of the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines, and Agriculture (NACCIMA). Oye was inaugurated as NACCIMA President in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State…
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Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Bwari has affirmed Edozie Njoku the legitimate National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
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Nigeria’s Flying Eagles arrived Abuja on Thursday afternoon June 8 after crashing out in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Argentina.