Thursday, 30th November 2023

Rotimi Akeredolu

1 day ago
I write with deep concern to shed light on the distressing state of the Ondo State Asphalt Company (OSAC) in Aponmu, a project funded by taxpayers’ money under a previous government.
25 Nov
The five-month political impasse in Ondo State over the absence of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu SAN, may soon come to an end as President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and other critical stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday...
22 Nov
Akeredolu initiated the industrial revolution in Ondo State, committing himself to the alternative road to Lagos through the ocean side of Araromi, built kilometres of roads and moved into the hinterlands to develop the rural communities.
18 Nov
The Sejeokun Ruling House of Ijare, Ondo State, has appealed to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, to remove Chief Wemimo Olaniran, the Sapetu of Ijare, who is also the head of the kingmakers, alleging that his conduct has been obstructing and disrupting activities in the town. 
14 Nov
Mr Kayode Ajulo, a constitutional lawyer has commended the Ondo State elders for the steps taken to resolve the political crisis that had bedeviled the state. Ajulo, who is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa (EMA) said this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. The News Agency…
1 Nov
The political impasse that has characterised Ondo State in recent months could have been avoided had Governor Rotimi Akeredolu taken the right decision to step down in the face of the ill-health that effectively precluded him from serving the people of the state.
27 Oct
The move to impeach the Deputy Speaker of Ondo State, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, might have again hit the rocks following the resolve of 11 out of 26 State House of Assembly members to distance themselves from the process. The 11 lawmakers accused the Speaker of the Assembly, Olamide Oladiji, of unilaterally writing the Chief Judge of…
25 Oct
South West governors, including Babajide Sanwo-olu (Lagos), Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) and Biodun Oyebanji (Ekiti) were, yesterday, received by their Oyo State counterpart, Seyi Makinde, to visit their Ondo State colleague, Rotimi Akeredolu...
19 Oct
In Akure, the capital of Ondo State, the dangerous game of power is on again and no one can predict the outcome. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, 67, who will be completing his eight years in power next year, is ailing from a protracted illness.
5 Oct
A widow, Mrs. Opeyemi Adegboyega, has sued the Ondo State government over the alleged disappearance of her son, Oluwaseun Omoniyi, while in the custody of the state’s juvenile home.
30 Sep
The Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress has set up a nine-member committee to resolve the feud between Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu and his Deputy, Mr. Lucky Ayedatiwa.
26 Sep
A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday restrained the Ondo State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor, Mr. Lucky Aiyedatiwa, over alleged gross misconduct.


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As part of its $50M (fifty million United States Dollars) business investment in Nigeria, Otsuka Nigeria Nutraceuticals Company (ONNC), a subsidiary of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company Japan performed the ground-breaking ceremony for Pocari Sweat’s manufacturing factory in Sagamu, Ogun State Nigeria on 24th November 2023. Otsuka Pharmaceutical company, a publicly quoted business in Japan and one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in the world has been in business for 102 years.
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday visited frontline command posts in eastern and southern Ukraine, as local officials reported six killed in a spate of Russian air, rocket and artillery attacks.
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Super Falcons of Nigeria thrash Cape Verde 5-0 in the 2024 WAFCON second round, first leg qualifier at the MKO Abiola stadium, Abuja on Thursday.
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The UN climate conference opened Thursday with nations urged to make faster cuts to planet-warming emissions and phase out fossil fuels as scepticism swirls over the oil-rich United Arab Emirates hosting the talks. The two-week-long negotiations in a vast exhibition venue in Dubai come at a pivotal moment, with emissions still climbing and the UN…
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HONG KONG SAR, 30 November 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Hantec, a leading global financial services provider, is proud to announce its recent acquisition of a new license from the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in Seychelles. This strategic move marks a significant milestone in Hantec’s mission to broaden its global reach and further solidify its position…
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Israel and Hamas extended their truce by another day on Thursday as Washington's top diplomat arrived to urge a more lasting break in the devastating conflict. The warring parties have agreed a pause in fighting to allow time for the militant group to release Israeli hostages in exchange for Palestinian prisoners. But international pressure is…
4 hours ago
The Hon. Minister of Works, Engr Dave Umahi, has disclosed that his ministry has received express approval from the presidency to commence federal roads construction/rehabilitation in Kogi State. He also outlined the modalities being explored to expedite the works without delay. Umahi spoke during a visit to him by the Kogi State Governor, His Excellency…
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China on Thursday hailed the late Henry Kissinger as an "old friend", paying tribute to a diplomat central to establishing ties between Beijing and Washington. Kissinger, a former US secretary of state whose unapologetic promotion of raw American power helped shape the post-World War II world, died Wednesday, his consulting firm said. The diplomat, who…
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The Delta State Police Command confirmed on Thursday the arrest of eight suspected kidnappers after its operatives foiled a planned kidnapping by the gang.