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Baby dumped on church altar get christened days after in Ondo.

Ondo State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, Akure, have named a baby girl dumped on the altar of a church after the wife of the state governor, Mrs Betty Akeredolu. The child was named Betty Emmanuella Akeredolu, was dumped last Wednesday on the altar of the Cherubim and Seraphim Church at the Oda area of Akure by an unknown person. Church members, who first saw the baby, invited […]

todayNovember 30, 2021 4

News

Ondo: Rainstorm kills Ikare butcher, destroys buildings.

A rainstorm on Sunday in Ikare Akoko, the headquarters of the Akoko North-East Local Government Area of Ondo State, has caused damages on the ancient town, killing one person and destroying many houses. Some residents of the affected areas described the incident as sad and called for the intervention of the government and humanitarian organisations. Sdb live understand that the rainstorm started around 7pm on Sunday and destroyed property in […]

todayOctober 19, 2021 4

Crime

NDLEA arrests four inter-state drug traffickers in Benue and Ondo.

The Benue State Command of the NDLEA has arrested two ladies, Chioma Afam, 36, and Peace Chidinma Caleb, 22, for allegedly trafficking 296,000 tablets of illicit drugs. The Director of Media and Advocacy of the NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi, made the announcement in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. He said that the duo used multiple identities and wore hijab to evade security scrutiny. Babafemi said the ladies were arrested […]

todayJuly 22, 2021 1

Politics

I NEVER PLAN TO ABANDON ZLP FOR APC, I ONLY WANT RESTRUCTURING – FORMER GOV. MIMIKO

Last month, there were insinuations that Mimiko planned to dump the ZLP for the ruling APC. There were reports that he held series of meetings in Abuja with the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. He was also reported to have he met with Buni and two other APC governors. The meetings were reportedly held to prepare the ground for his defection to the ruling party. […]

todayJuly 6, 2021 7

National

BREAKING!! NDLEA opposed legalization of Cannabis in Nigeria.

Mohammed Marwa, Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA,has opposed demands for the legalisation of cannabis in Nigeria. Marwa, who stated this yesterday in response to earlier calls by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State for legalisation for cultivation of cannabis sativa in the country, said the nation could not afford to mortgage the lives of the citizens for financial gains by legalising Cannabis. When he addressed journalists in […]

todayJune 22, 2021 8

News

Shocking : Nigeria labour Congress, Ondo Chapter Demands For The Removal Of The Senior Special Assistance To The Governor

Ondo State Deputy Governor, Hon. Lucky Orimisan Aiyedatiwa addressed members of the Nigerian Labour (NLC)Congress who staged a peaceful protest for the removal of the senior special assistant to governor on special duties, Dr Doyin Odebowale today Monday,10/05/2021 Nigerian labour Congress NLC demanded for the removal of the senior special assistant to governor on special duties, Dr Doyin Odebowale who allegedly slapped a pregnant woman to a state of coma. […]

todayMay 10, 2021 1

National

Ondo Returns 45 Northern Youths To Their State Of Origin

THE Ondo State Government has ordered the return of the 45 youths who were arrested in Okitipupa, the headquarters of Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state, to their states of origin. The youths were said to be apprehended in a trailer by men of the Ondo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun on Thursday evening. When interrogated, the northerners were said to have come to the state […]

todayMay 3, 2021 1

Politics

Ondo State Governor: Akeredolu Demands Commitment From Ondo APC Members

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has appealed to members of the All Progressives Congress in the state, to show commitment to the party by paying their membership dues. On Tuesday in Akure, the governor made the appeal while receiving the report of the APC Membership Revalidation and Registration Committee. While receiving the report from the committee chairman, Mr Murphy Lawal, at his office, the governor said, “I am thrilled with […]

todayApril 28, 2021 1

Posts

Encomiums as Ondo CAN Chairman Emerges Chairman of CAN Chairmen

Various people across Ondo State and Nigeria have sent in their congratulatory messages as the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Ondo State Chapter, Rev. Dr. John Ayo Oladapo, emerges chairman of CAN chairmen in Southwest, Nigeria. He was elected on Tuesday evening by the Forum of CAN Chairmen. Members of CAN Ondo State Chapter have described Rev. Dr. John Ayo Oladapo as a visionary, dynamic and honest […]

todayMarch 17, 2021 24

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