Tag: Ondo State

AzeezAugust 26, 2016

Why I locked 4-year-old girl in a cage for months – Suspect

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old woman, Mary Matthew, for allegedly locking away a four-year-old foster daughter in a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 24, 2016

APC postpones Saturday’s Ondo gov’norship primary election

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ondo State has postponed its governorship primary election originally scheduled for this Saturday 27 ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 11, 2016

Opinion: The challenges new NDDC chairman, Ndoma Egba would need to overcome

by Richard Romanus It’s been 16 years after the Niger Delta Development commission (NDDC)was established with a core mandate of ...

AzeezAugust 2, 2016

Dislodged Arepo militants fleeing to riverine areas in Ondo state

The Director of Public Relations and Information of the Nigerian Air Force, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa, on Monday said vandals ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 28, 2016

Opinion: The madness of Nigerian governors; a case study of Mimiko

by Gbenga Adene Ojo Oladimeji will agree with me that I’ve given up on arguing anything related to Nigeria/politics because ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 22, 2016

Workers’ strike: Mimiko makes promises, no headway for Fayose

Governor of Ondo state, Olusegun Mimiko has promised to infuse N3.4 billion into the state’s economy in a ploy to ...

Dele BenjaminJune 15, 2016

‘Human beings are more important than cows’ | CAN, PFN reject cattle grazing in Ondo

The Christian Association of Nigeria and the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, in Ondo, have urged the state government to make ...

Mazi EmekaJune 9, 2016

Mimiko blocked from entering government house by angry workers

The Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko, was on Thursday prevented from gaining access to his office by protesting workers who ...

Dele BenjaminJune 1, 2016

American judge on a ‘rescue mission’ to save Ondo state

No, it’s not a marvel movie. This is real story. Dele Alade, a Nigerian-born United States of American judge, has ...

Mazi EmekaMay 29, 2016

Ondo state APC chairman, Minister, fight dirty in public

The Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Professor Cladius Daramola and the Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC) chairman, ...

Mazi EmekaMay 17, 2016

Opinion: Dr Mimiko, achievements do the talking, not the printed lies of government

by Orukotan, Ayomikun Samuel The Federal Republic off Nigeria still lacks human capital- a key resource to her growth and ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 13, 2016

PDP won’t hold South-West Congress anymore

Following the ruling of a Federal High Court given by Justice Ibrahim Buba restraining the Peoples Democratic Party from going ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 4, 2016

PDP chieftains suspend bickering for Southwest leaders meeting (PHOTOS)

Key members of the Peoples Democratic Party from the Southwest zone have momentarily put aside their differences, and have come ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2016

REPORT: Death, destruction and the herdsmen

The following is a report conducted by SB Morgen, on the menace of Fulani herdsmen. Introduction In the early hours ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 25, 2016

Jude Ndukwe: The people’s will prevailed in Ondo council polls

The Ondo State Independent Electoral Commission (ODIEC) has conducted elections into the 18 Local Government Areas of the state. One ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 18, 2016

APC accuses Mimiko of using workers’ salaries to fund upcoming election

The Ondo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress has accused the state governor, Olusegun Mimiko of plotting to use ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 12, 2016

Jude Ndukwe: Olusegun Mimiko – Giving Ondo state a clean bill of health

When in March, 2015, the executive governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, inaugurated the State’s University of Medical Sciences, ...

Janeth JMarch 9, 2016

Impeachment of Ondo Speaker reversed

Speaker of Ondo state House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele who was impeached on Tuesday, has been reinstated. On Tuesday night, 18 ...

Op-Ed EditorFebruary 16, 2016

Jude Ndukwe: What APC can learn from Mimiko… after withdrawing the budget of shame

The 2016 budget of Ondo State which is the seventh in the series of the state’s Budget of a  ‘Caring ...

Janeth JFebruary 10, 2016

How stepfather impregnated, ‘threatened to kill’ 13-year-old stepdaughter

A 13 year old girl identified as Odunayo was allegedly raped and impregnated by her stepfather, Femi Orojo, in Okitipupa ...

Janeth JJanuary 11, 2016

Former Ondo Speaker, Victor Olabintan kidnapped

A former speaker of the Ondo state House of Assembly, Victor Olabintan, has been kidnapped in Abuja. This is coming ...

Janeth JSeptember 30, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: MASSOB leader begs UN to allow Biafra secede from Nigeria | Timipre Sylva finally accepts APC’s decision | Assembly dashes Ambode’s hope over commissioners | More stories

Buhari speaks on Saraki’s trial and ministerial list (WATCH). YNaija Bailout: Ondo workers begin warning strike Wednesday. Premium Times  MASSOB ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2015

Why Governor Mimiko should be blamed for Falae’s kidnap – APC

The All Progressives Congress chapter of Ondo state has accused Governor Olusegun Mimiko, of being responsible for the kidnap of ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2015

Opinion: The politics of Ondo state and Engineer Tunji Ariyo

Many outside Ondo State may not be too conscious of intense politicking taking place presently in the state because the ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 20, 2015

Nigerian town murders albinos

Last time this news report was done, it was in Tanzania. Now apparently there is a town in Nigeria where ...

Mallam YeroJune 8, 2015

Akure youth don’t want to be ruled by a dwarf apparently

According to the Daily Post, a whole bunch of Akure “Youth” decided to protest the emergence of Prince Kole Aladetoyinbo ...

Janeth JJune 5, 2015

Abductors of Ondo princess demand N20million ransom, state university is shut down

Princess Toyin Omosowon’s abductors have demanded a N20 million ransom. Omosowon is the regent of Akungba Akoko in Ondo state. ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 22, 2015

Impeached Deputy Governor of Ondo says he’ll be back

by Kolapo Olapoju The impeached Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Ali Olanusi, believes he will most likely return to his ...

Janeth JMay 5, 2015

This is how APC compensated the impeached deputy governor of Ondo

by Ranti Joseph The embattled deputy governor of Ondo state Ali Olanusi who was impeached recently has been appointed as ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 3, 2015

Party members defecting to APC are political harlots – PDP Lawmaker

by Kolapo Olapoju A Peoples Democratic Party lawmaker, has labelled the defectors from his party to the All Progressives Congress, ...

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