Tag: Ondo State

SolaMay 1, 2015

Survivor of deadly disease killing people in Ondo tells his story

by Anike Jacobs The management of the University College Hospital (UCH), on Thursday described the recent mysterious deaths in Ode ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 29, 2015

Opinion: The influence of big money in Nigerian politics

by Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú The high cost of political campaign for office seekers and the present ways of meeting the costs ...

Janeth JApril 27, 2015

Mimiko nominates Agric commissioner as new deputy governor

by Ranti Joseph Olusegun Mimiko, Ondo state governor has nominated the state’s commissioner for agriculture, Lasisi Oluboyo as the new ...

Janeth JApril 27, 2015

Ali Olanusi, Ondo Dep. Governor finally impeached

by Ranti Joseph Ondo State Deputy governor, Ali Olanusi has been impeached Monday morning by the members of the state ...

Janeth JApril 26, 2015

Ondo bans production of local gin after disease outbreak

by Ranti Joseph Following the strange deaths that occurred in Ondo state which the FG government attributed to Ethanol poisoning, ...

Janeth JApril 21, 2015

APC kicks against impeachment notice served to Ondo deputy governor

by Ranti Joseph The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has described the impeachment notice served on ...

Janeth JApril 21, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Ondo Assembly serves impeachment notice on Dep. Gov’nor, Joe Biden hails GEJ’s leadership example, Ambode inaugurates transition committee, and more

Ondo State House of Assembly today served impeachment notice on the State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ali Olanusi for alleged gross ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 20, 2015

“The man who saw tomorrow explains why his vision failed” – 7 important things you didn’t read yesterday (but should have)

by Kolapo Olapoju   1. The man who saw tomorrow explains why his vision failed. Vincent Ogbulafor had a vision… that ...

Janeth JApril 19, 2015

Strange disease in Ondo is not contagious – Commissioner has some answers

by Ranti Joseph The Ondo State Government has said that the strange disease that has killed over a dozen people ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 18, 2015

He decamped to PDP, I defected to APC… why’s he annoyed? | Mimiko’s deputy is saying interesting stuff

by Kolapo Olapoju Ondo state is back in the news over the 11th hour defection of Governor Olusegun Mimiko’s deputy, Ali ...

SolaApril 18, 2015

17 people killed as strange disease hits Ondo

by Anike Jacobs Three more persons have died from the strange disease that hit Ondo recently, bring the death to ...

Janeth JApril 17, 2015

Why the Supreme Court sacked an Ondo lawmaker today

by Ranti Joseph Earlier today, the Supreme Court ordered ‎ a member of House of Representatives representing Akure South/North Federal Constituency ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 14, 2015

This Senator says Mimiko is planning to impeach his deputy for defecting to APC

by Kolapo Olapoju For defecting to the All Progressives Congress, a Senator believes that Ondo state governor, Olusegun Mimiko is ...

Janeth JApril 8, 2015

Former PDP legal adviser Olusola Oke wastes no time in crossing over to APC

by Ranti Joseph With the recent trend in the political arena with people defecting from one party to the other, ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 29, 2015

INEC staff arrested ‘for tampering with result sheets’ in Ondo

by Damilola Jagun The Collation Officer assigned to Ondo state has been arrested by the police for allegedly tampering with election ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 26, 2015

Mimiko’s deputy defects from PDP to APC

by Kolapo Olapoju The Deputy governor of Ondo state, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 20, 2015

We forced Jega to postpone election because we knew Buhari would win – OPC leader, Fasehun confesses (WATCH)

by Kolapo Olapoju Leader of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Dr. Fredrick Fasehun may have spewed a little more than he ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 4, 2015

Niyi Akinnaso: The South-west will determine who wins between Jonathan and Buhari

by Niyi Akinnaso It is also important not to overlook the relative sophistication of Yoruba voters. Compared to other groups, ...

SolaFebruary 8, 2015

Drama as cows block expressway in Ondo, cause accident (See Photos)

by Anike Jacobs During the week, a mild drama occurred in Akure, the Ondo state capital over the sharing formula of cows numbering 11, ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 23, 2015

PDP’s gathering thugs to stone Buhari in Ondo – APC cries out

by Kolapo Olapoju The Buhari Campaign Co-ordinator (BCO) in Ondo state, Ife Oyedele, alleges that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 14, 2015

“There’s no looking back”: Femi Agagu leads 47 PDP chieftains to APC

by Damilola Jagun Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains and some members across Ondo State have defected to the opposition All ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 30, 2014

Terrible: Abducted Ondo queen found dead

by Temitope Onitiju   10 days after she was reportedly abducted, the wife of Oba Lumure Ayelomi of Ayeka in ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 23, 2014

Mimiko assured GEJ of South-west votes, but can’t control Ondo PDP

by Kolapo Olapoju   A few days ago, Ondo state governor, Olusegun Mimiko assured President Goodluck Jonathan of cleaning out ...

SolaNovember 21, 2014

How robbers attacked bullion van, carted away millions of naira in broad day light

by Anike Jacobs A bullion van belonging to the United Bank of Africa (UBA), was attacked by armed robbers at ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 20, 2014

Man commits suicide in church

by Temitope Onitiju A 24-year-old man, Lanre Falodu, who was taken for deliverance at a Pentecostal Church, has committed suicide in ...

YEditorOctober 26, 2014

@PDPNigeria clears road for Mimiko, dissolves Ondo exco

by Godwin Akanfe The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced the dissolution of the ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 16, 2014

Opinion: Why Olusegun Mimiko is a political prostitute

by Samuel Orukotan After months of speculation, the Ondo town born politician officially dumped the Labour Party for the ruling ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 13, 2014

@TemiAdebiyi to Mimiko: For joining @PdpNigeria, you are a disappointment!

by Temitope Adebiyi Your journey back to the PDP isn’t a surprise to some of us who had followed your ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 5, 2014

” We have nothing to do with the PDP” || Labour Party members refuse to follow Mimiko’s lead

by Godwin Akanfe Tunde Olatunji, the Chairman of the Labour Party (LP), in Osun State, has declared that members of ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 4, 2014

@DeleMomodu : Dear Mimiko, joining the PDP is a misadventure

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, the cookie finally crumbled days ago. After many years of speculations about the true political ...

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