Ondo Orders Recitation Of Oodua Anthem In Schools

The Ondo State Government has directed that all schools in the state recite the Oodua Anthem in their schools. It sent a circular signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education to all stakeholders from the ministry, Science and Technology. The directive applies to all private and public institutions from primary to tertiary […]

Girl Reveal Dad Started Raping Her At 12 And Plans On Raping Sister

A teenage girl has revealed in a shocking story how she lost her virginity when her father raped her in their kitchen. The lady, who is 19 years old and known as Fatima Usman, revealed that her virginity was broken by her father.   Sharing her account, she claimed that her 52-year-old father known as […]

Ondo Senator Promises To Rebuild Burnt Police Station

Senator Nicholas Tofowomo, representing Ondo South Senatorial District, has promised to rebuild the Police Area Command and the Divisional Police Headquarters buildings in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. The buildings, alongside Okitipupa LGA Secretariat, Okitipupa Oil Palm Company  and others were burnt on Oct. 22, 2020, by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protests […]

Looters Who Stoned Army Colonel In Akure Arrested

Some the looters responsible for stoning a colonel in the Nigerian Army, last week in Akure, the Ondo State capital, when he attempted to stop them from looting have been arrested. The colonel, whose name was not given, was severely injured after the stoning but has now been discharged from the hospital. Three persons Ibrahim […]

Akeredolu Leads Jegede With 37,771 Votes From 12 LGAs

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s re-election quest in Ondo State remained on course at 2.30 am after results from 12 of the 18 local councils were announced. The All Progressives Congress, APC, standard bearer won nine of the 12 councils while his major challenger, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, won three councils. So […]

Video: Voters Allege Vote Buying In Ondo

The October 10 Ondo State gubernatorial election saw it’s fair share of drama and twists, but it appears as though it was far from free and fair. New video evidence available to our correspondent indicates vote manipulation on the part of one of the leading parties – All Progressives Congress. In the video recorded by […]

Aide Accuses Makinde Of Masterminding Attack On Fayose

Lere Olayinka, the media aide of former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has accused Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde of masterminding an assault on Fayose on Wednesday. Fayose’s cap was removed by unknown men in Ondo town during the Peoples Democratic Party’s Governorship campaign rally. Olayinka in a statement said, “Fayose was making his way […]

Ondo: ADC Members Join APC, Praise Akeredolu

Some members of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) have defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ondo State. The move comes exactly one week to the October 10 gubernatorial election in the state. Chairman of the state chapter of the ADC, Tokunbo Adetoro, led the defectors who were received by his APC counterpart, Ade […]

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu’s Son To Sue Ajayi Over ‘False’ Allegations Of Corruption

Babajide Akeredolu, son of Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has threatened to institute legal action against the Deputy Governor of the state, Mr Agboola Ajayi, for alleging that he was involved in a N4.3 billion kept in a secret account by the previous administration. Ajayi allegedly said, during his campaign rally on Saturday in Ore, […]

APC, PDP Trade Words Over Arrested Ondo Thugs

The Ondo State chapters of the All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party, yesterday traded words over alleged involvement with seven armed thugs arrested in a PDP branded vehicle by police in the state. The men were arrested in Ifon, Ose Local Government Area of the state. In a statement issued by Gbenga Akinmoyo, spokesman […]