Monthly Archives: September 2017


Ondo State Today / Uncategorized

A retired teacher from Ondo State, Mr John Ige, has proffered a number of solutions to challenges facing the educational system in the country. According to him, performance should be given more prominence than paper qualification, more schools should be built to increase accessibility, teachers practicing in the public and private sectors should be well trained to meet up with new challenges, there is the...

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Sunshine Government in Action

Ondo State Government has trained surveillance officers and informants to contain the spread of Lassa fever across the 18 local government areas of the state. Fifty four (54) participants were trained, three participants drawn from each of the local governments . Dr Taiye Oni, Permanent Secretary, Ondo State Ministry of Health, said that it was necessary for the State Government to build the capacity of...

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Editorial

Recently, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu publicly said the former administration of Olusegun Mimiko, left behind a staggering debt of N220.6 billion. He noted that the debt had been a clog in the wheel of progress of his administration, as it has not been able to achieve much due to the debt burden. The Governor has been negotiating with workers on the payment of salary arrears owed...

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Uncategorized

Notorious Fulani herdsmen have again invaded the farm of former Secretary to the Federal Government, Chief Olu Falae, with cows, ravaging the farm. They arrived the farm located at Ilado village in Akure North local government area of the state, in the middle of the night, destroying maize worth millions of naira. The herdsmen who were chased out of the farm by security operatives at...

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Sunshine Government in Action

Two hundred (200)  female secondary school girls from various schools in the state have graduated from the summer renewable energy training tagged , “Solar4GirlsNaija” , organized by the Office of the Wife of the Governor , in collaboration with Ashadam Solar Initiative . The week long training offered the 200 girls drawn from the 18 Local Government Areas of the state and beyond the opportunity...

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Top News

  Ondo state has joined the nation’s aviation commercial route, with the official landing of Air Peace in Akure. Boeing 737 aircraft of the airline, with registration number 5N-BQO, landed at the Akure airport and was received by aviation officials and top dignitaries of the state. Travelling by air from Lagos to Benin takes about 30 minutes but to Akure, the Ondo state capital, it...

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Ondo State Today

The Federal Government has been asked to sack the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Commission (EFCC), Mr Magu and replace him with a generally acceptable candidate. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu who made the call while on a radio programme on Fresh FM Ibadan, explained that his position was based on his rejection by the Senate and that there are over 1000 people who can effectively discharge...

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