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PROFESSOR CLAUDIUS OMOYELE DARAMOLA Close Shot

MINISTER REPRESENTING ONDO STATE IN BUHARI”s CABINET He is the Minister for Niger Delta. President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn in Professor Claudius Daramola Omoyele, the representative of Ondo State in his cabinet , as Minister for Niger Delta. He was born in Ode-Aye, Okitipupa local government area of the state and attended the famous Divisional Teacher Training College for the Teacher Grade II Certificate before...

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PENSIONERS IN ONDO STATE PROTEST NON PAYMENT OF ALLOWANCES Ondo State Today

It was a somber scene in Akure, as members of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Ondo State chapter, protested the non payment of three months pension allowances, gratuities, five years arrears of 33% and other benefits. As they besieged the Governor’s Office, under the scorching sun, their placards had such inscriptions as, “ Pay Our 3 Months Arrears, We Are Dying of Hunger and...

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KIDNAPPED REGENT OF AKUNGBA-AKOKO REGAINS FREEDOM Ondo State Today

It was joy unlimited in Akungba Akoko, as a combined team of men of the State Security Service and policemen from the Ondo State Command rescued the Regent of Akungba-Akoko, Princess Oluwatoyin Omosowon, after two weeks in captivity of kidnappers. The monarch was abducted near Owo in Ondo State on June 2, this year but was rescued in Edo State. The operation also witnessed the...

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KAADI IGBEAYO TAKES OFF Sunshine Government in Action

The much publicized residency card of the State Government , has finally taken off, with the revelation that over 70 percent of its healthcare facilities are being utilized by non indigenes. The scheme is being implemented in four initial sectors, namely , health, education, agriculture and micro finance. Government stated that it would not comprise its policy of not providing services in its stated phase...

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FAST CREDIT DEBUTS IN ONDO Top News

Fast Credit, a non bank finance company with head quarters in Lagos, has made its debut in the state, with operations in Akure the state capital. Established in 2004, it is indigenously owned by Nigerians with 120, 000, 000 authorized share capital of 100k each, with 100, 000, 000 fully paid as at December 2014. The company focuses on the provision of fast and need...

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ONDO GOVT SAYS IT IS YET TO RECEIVE BAILOUT FUNDS Ondo State Today

The State Government has stated that contrary to insinuations making the rounds, it was yet to receive any bailout funds. Government position was made known at a joint press briefing between Commissioner for Information, Kayode Akinmade and his Finance counterpart, Chief Yele Ogundipe. They said, “One of the things that was decided on was that the Federal Government will find a way to bail out...

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THE BIRTH OF ADEYEMI COLLEGE OF EDUCATION Socials

What is today Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, which is celebration its fifty ( 50) years of existence, is the merger of then Advanced Teachers College , later changed to Canon Moses Craig Akinpelumi Adeyemi by the Western State Government on 24th April, 1964 to adopt the proposal of Ondo people to name the College after an Illustrious educationist from the town. The establishment of...

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ONDO TO HOST 33RD EDITION OF FEDERATION OF PUBLIC SERVICE GAMES (FEPSGA) IN AUGUST Top News

Ondo State would in October this year host the 2014 Federation of Public Service Games (FEPSGA). Head of Service , Toyin Akinkuotu said searchlight would be focused on the state in sports administration, with the acceptance of the State Government to host the games. He therefore harped on the need to plan early. The HOS also stated that government will use the State Civil Service...

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STAKEHOLDERS MEET TASK FORCE ON POLIO ERADICATION AND ROUTINE IMMUNIZATION Ondo State Today

In order to maintain its leadership position on routine immunization and ultimately reduction in infant and maternal mortality, the State Government convened a stakeholders’ meeting of the state task force on polio eradication and routine immunization. Governor Mimiko said the success of his administration was attributed to collective efforts of all and stressed that stakeholders must continue to intensify efforts towards complete eradication of child-killer...

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ROF. AKINKUGBE VISITS MEDICAL VILLAGE ONDO Ondo State Today / Top News

From left; Deputy Chief Medical Director of Ondo Trauma Center, Dr Samuel Alao, Ondo State Governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, Emeritus Professor Oladipo Akinkugbe and Commissioner for Health, Dr Dayo Adeyanju, during a visit by Prof Akinkugbe to the Ondo Medical Village, in Ondo, on Tuesday.



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