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PDP Convention - the Aftermathno better, if not worse than the PDP it replaced. In the elections that have be
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no better, if not worse than the PDP it replaced. In the elections that have been held under the watch of the APC, be it in Ondo, Edo or Anambra, electoral integrity was a problem; whatever irregularities or chicanery may have been on display at the... Read more
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2019 Ticket - APC Should Not Mimic PDP, Tinubu Replies Okorochaweekend in the same Akure after he received an honourary doctoral degree at the
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weekend in the same Akure after he received an honourary doctoral degree at the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, he said his own statement referred to the party's governors and that Tinubu was crying more than the... Read more
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Fuel Scarcity Continues Despite Govt Orderhad few cars on the queue. Normal sales were ongoing at the NNPC and Total fil
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had few cars on the queue. Normal sales were ongoing at the NNPC and Total filling stations at Oregun, Ikeja. In Osun and Ondo states. PREMIUM TIMES reports that the scarcity of petroleum products is biting harder. In Akure, the Ondo State... Read more
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How Secondus Emerged As PDP's National Chairman79; Jigawa 65; Kaduna 70; Kano 100; Katsina 76; Kebbi 48; Kogi 63; Kwara 22; La
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79; Jigawa 65; Kaduna 70; Kano 100; Katsina 76; Kebbi 48; Kogi 63; Kwara 22; Lagos 55; Nasarawa 42; Niger 63; Ogun 61 and Ondo 56. The rest are Osun 11; Oyo 71; Plateau 56; Rivers 93; Sokoto 51; Taraba 77; Yobe 44; Zamfara 34 and the Federal... Read more
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IYC, Ijaw Nation Allege Plan By Edo Govt to Unleash Soldiers On Gelegeleentire land in dispute belong to his ancestors. He said: "The Apoi ancestors o
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entire land in dispute belong to his ancestors. He said: "The Apoi ancestors occupied this land for centuries. The Apoi in Ondo State today moved from Okomu to Ondo State. Now, if Apoi people left Okomu to Ondo State, and in the state today, Apoi... Read more
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Buhari Leaves for France for One Planet Summitthe objectives of the Paris Agreement. The President, who will depart for Pari
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the objectives of the Paris Agreement. The President, who will depart for Paris on Monday, accompanied by the governors of Adamawa, Kano and Ondo States, and the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Environment, will return to Abuja... Read more
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PDP On Edge As Convention Holds Tomorrow"he (George) remains the most experienced person to lead the party to victory i
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"he (George) remains the most experienced person to lead the party to victory in 2019." Babatope added that the former Ondo Military Governor has shown more commitment to the party financially than any other. The stage is set. As the gardener... Read more
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Ondo Varsity Graduates 50 First Classes, Confers Honourary Degrees On Okorocha, OthersRochas Anayo Okorocha, will be conferred with Doctor of Letters (D. Litt.) Hono
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Rochas Anayo Okorocha, will be conferred with Doctor of Letters (D. Litt.) Honoris Causa. Meanwhile, the Saworo of Ondo Kingdom, Chief Isaac Akintade, has donated a Faculty of Basic Clinical Sciences building to the University of Medical... Read more
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You're Not Weaker Sex, Ex-Zimbabwean VP, Ex-Liberian First Lady, Govs Tell Womengovernors of Lagos, Enugu, Abia, Osun, Imo, Delta, Nasarawa, Edo, Ogun, Kebbi a
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governors of Lagos, Enugu, Abia, Osun, Imo, Delta, Nasarawa, Edo, Ogun, Kebbi and Zamfara States, while those of Sokoto, Ondo and Ekiti States were represented. Mujuru, who delivered a keynote address, urged women to stop placing themselves at... Read more
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Government House, Ibadan and Nostalgiadid not hold, as Chief Awolowo, in a very pensive mood, told the gathering, hea
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did not hold, as Chief Awolowo, in a very pensive mood, told the gathering, headed by Governor Ige and his colleagues from Ondo, Ogun, Lagos and Bendel States to "please go home peacefully and appeal to our people to remain calm". He warned that... Read more
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Ugolor - FG Must Divest EFCC, ICPC, Others of the Responsibility of Managing Recovered Assetsand effective reporting of the agencies' activities. These agencies are the Oil
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and effective reporting of the agencies' activities. These agencies are the Oil Commissions in Edo, Delta, Abia, Imo, Ondo, NDDC and MNDA. There is also the Stop Dirty Fuel campaign. A research on dirty diesel was launched on September 15,... Read more
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Southwest Governors Agree On Constitutional Amendmentnot withstanding. Governors at the meeting included Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo, Rau
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not withstanding. Governors at the meeting included Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo, Rauf Aregbesola (Osun), Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (Ondo) , Ayodele Fayose (Ekiti) and Akinwumi Ambode (Lagos). Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State was represented by his... Read more
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Low Cocoa Yield Likely As Farmers Lament Procurement of Substandard Inputs'Save Our Soul' (SOS) message addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari. The mes
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'Save Our Soul' (SOS) message addressed to President Muhammadu Buhari. The message made available to journalists in Akure, Ondo State was signed by the National President, Chief Raimi Adeniji, the National Secretary, Mr. Adeola Adegoke and the... Read more
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West Governors Meet, Take Unanimous Position On Constitution Amendmenta consensus on their stance regarding amendments to the constitution. The meet
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a consensus on their stance regarding amendments to the constitution. The meeting attended by Governors Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo); Ayo Fayose (Ekiti); Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo); Rauf Aregbesola (Osun); Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos) and Deputy Governor of Ogun... Read more
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Atiku, the Unbowed Northern Starhad read the handwriting on the wall and threateningly dashed to Akure, touchin
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had read the handwriting on the wall and threateningly dashed to Akure, touching base to pay homage to his own leader in Ondo State, the birth place of progressive politics in Nigeria, but South West in particular, the conclave against which he... Read more
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Daphene Morris Causeyof Alabaster; grandsons, James Leon DuPriest and Scott Lane DuPriest, both of A
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of Alabaster; grandsons, James Leon DuPriest and Scott Lane DuPriest, both of Alabaster; great granddaughter, April Anna Ondo (Josh) of Flowery Branch, Georgia; nieces, Cathy Hawkins and Vicky Whatley, both of Auburn; a host of her Causey family;... Read more
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How FG Can Curb Illegal Arms Importation - -Delta Commissionerthe backdrop of a large- cache of sophisticated arms and ammunition recently su
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the backdrop of a large- cache of sophisticated arms and ammunition recently surrendered by ex-militants at Ajakpa axis of Ondo State and a meeting of stakeholders, today, with President Muhammadu Buhari, to deliberate on how to reduce crime in the... Read more
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Long Road to Festivitieshad to find an alternative route to Auchi to Lokoja because the regular route h
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had to find an alternative route to Auchi to Lokoja because the regular route has become impassable. I went through Ifon to Ondo, to Afuze, then back into Edo to Auchi, and then Okene to Lokoja," Otor John, a Delta State-based lawyer who was in... Read more
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Countrywide Fuel Queues As Officials Scramble to Abort Crisisstations visited in Abeokuta and environs, including the NNPC mega station, wer
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stations visited in Abeokuta and environs, including the NNPC mega station, were selling fuel to customers normally. In Ondo and Osun states, our reporter said there was panic in Akure, as a result of poor fuel supply to fuel stations in the... Read more
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Fire Guts FMC, Owo, Destroys Valuables— Property worth millions of naira were destroyed by fire at the Federal Medica
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— Property worth millions of naira were destroyed by fire at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, in Owo Local Council of Ondo State on Sunday night. The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the hospital, Goke Orimolade, confirmed the incident to... Read more
7d
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Why Obiano WonNational Electoral Commission (INEC) also did a commendable job. It was a massi
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National Electoral Commission (INEC) also did a commendable job. It was a massive improvement on its performance in Edo and Ondo states. But the culture of transaction politics that was prevalent in Edo and Ondo also allegedly featured in Anambra.... Read more
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Confusion Over Alleged Kidnapping of Former Senatorpolitical meetings in Ekiti. PREMIUM TIMES investigations revealed that police
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political meetings in Ekiti. PREMIUM TIMES investigations revealed that police commands in the four states of Edo, Ekiti, Ondo and Kogi which share a common border along the area the politician was said to have been kidnapped, are yet to account... Read more
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Mrs. Akeredolu Goes Pink for Breast Cancer in Nigeriacommon type of cancer and the number of women living with and dying from it has
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common type of cancer and the number of women living with and dying from it has continued to rise over the years. Wife of Ondo State governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, battled breast cancer and successfully overcame it 20 years ago, prompting... Read more
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'I Am the Most Qualified for PDP National Chair'Progressives Congress (APC) from power in the 2019 elections. Speaking during
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Progressives Congress (APC) from power in the 2019 elections. Speaking during his campaign visit to the PDP secretariat in Ondo State, Dokpesi, who is also an aspirant form PDP National Chairman from the South South said he is sure of plans to... Read more
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Lessons From Anambra Guber Pollless impressive was the increasing incidence of vote buying, a troubling flaw n
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
less impressive was the increasing incidence of vote buying, a troubling flaw noticed markedly during the last Ondo and Edo States governorship elections. In Anambra, vote buying was taken to another level. Indeed, Mr Osita Chidoka, the... Read more
11d
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Free Education Stays but Parents Will Pay for SSCE - Ondo GovtAkure — Ondo State Government has resolved to continue with its free education
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Akure — Ondo State Government has resolved to continue with its free education policy for pupils of public primary schools and public secondary schools in the state but asked parents to pay for their children's Secondary School Leaving Certificate... Read more
11d
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Bayelsa Wins Governor Wike National Wrestling Championshipwhich was held in Port Harcourt. The state contingent clinched 51 medals compr
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which was held in Port Harcourt. The state contingent clinched 51 medals comprising 17 gold, 18 silver and 16 bronze. Ondo came second with 13 gold, four silver and five bronze medals while Delta came third with seven gold, nine silver and... Read more
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Suspected Kidnappers of Epe Pupils Join Others to Surrender Arms in Ondoin the adoption of some pupils in Epe area of Lagos State have surrendered thei
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in the adoption of some pupils in Epe area of Lagos State have surrendered their arms in the ongoing amnesty exercise in Ondo State. Some of the militants and others terrorising parts of Lagos, Ogun and Ondo states were said to have finally... Read more
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President Buhari, Ruling Party's Leader Attends EU-AU Summitparty hierarchy to allegedly short-change his candidate, Chief Segun Abraham, a
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party hierarchy to allegedly short-change his candidate, Chief Segun Abraham, at the 2016 governorship primary election in Ondo State, had more or less led a solitary life since 2015. The volume of the trauma resulted in his call for the... Read more
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Dokpesi - I Am Ready for DebateDr Raymond Dokpesi on Tuesday expressed his readiness for debate among aspirant
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Dr Raymond Dokpesi on Tuesday expressed his readiness for debate among aspirants if organised. Dokpesi spoke in Akure the Ondo State capital while addressing journalists after meeting with Ondo State delegates to the planned national convention of... Read more
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Students participate in CMU architecture program, re-envision MillvaleMachajewski envisioned a water detention area and filtration system that would
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Machajewski envisioned a water detention area and filtration system that would collect, filtrate and reuse water. Natalie Ondo and Siming Tang rain garden powered a park fountain. “We hope that you feel empowered. We hope that your voice is heard... Read more
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SDP Begins Talks With Other Partieshas begun discussions with some political parties ahead of the 2019 general ele
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has begun discussions with some political parties ahead of the 2019 general election in the country. The SDP Chairman in Ondo State, Chief Korede Duyile, who disclosed this at its meeting saying the outcome of the discussion with other parties... Read more
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Battle for National Men's Cricket Title BeginsDecember, at the TBS Oval, Lagos. The Men's Championship will be competed for
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December, at the TBS Oval, Lagos. The Men's Championship will be competed for by South West: Oyo, Lagos, Ogun, Osun, and Ondo; South South: Rivers, Bayelsa, Edo, Akwa Ibom and Delta; South East: Anambra, Imo, Ebonyi and Enugu; North Central:... Read more
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Some of Your Cabinet Members Are Corrupt, Clergy Tells Buharicabinet members, and change his anti-graft crusade strategy so as to achieve re
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cabinet members, and change his anti-graft crusade strategy so as to achieve results.Oluwayemi made the comments in Akure, Ondo State at the weekend during an interactive session with journalists on his three-day visit to the church in the... Read more
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Govt Uncovers Fraud in 13 Revenue Generating AgenciesRevenue Fund from revenue-generating agencies has uncovered some fraud in 13 ag
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Revenue Fund from revenue-generating agencies has uncovered some fraud in 13 agencies . This was disclosed by the Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu after the NEC meeting yesterday presided over by Vice president Yemi Osinbajo at the... Read more
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Tinubu Again!abuse of public trust. Particularly worrisome is that some of those contracts w
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abuse of public trust. Particularly worrisome is that some of those contracts were awarded when the president was away in London on sick leave after he had transferred presidential power to the vice-president. The question is, how could he have... Read more
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Buruji Warns PDP Against Use of Wrong Delegates for National ConventionDemocratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee (NCC) that he was responsib
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Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee (NCC) that he was responsible for the party's defeat in the Edo and Ondo states governorship elections. Kashamu, who represents Ogun East senatorial district on the PDP platform, spoke in... Read more
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Buhari Approves Fresh Budget Support Loan for Statesvalue of capital importation at the end 2017 of Q3 stood at $4.14 billion (131.
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value of capital importation at the end 2017 of Q3 stood at $4.14 billion (131.3% growth year on year)." Also speaking the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu said, "The NEC adhoc Committee set up in September, to advise 2017 Council on export... Read more
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Govt Approves N28.8bn Budget Support Loan Facility for Statesbeen presented to the Independent National Electronic Commission (INEC), will b
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been presented to the Independent National Electronic Commission (INEC), will be presented to the National Assembly. The Ondo State governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, in his briefing, said an audit committee set up by NEC presented the report of the... Read more
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Govt Approves N800 Million Loan Facility to StatesPlanning, Udoma Udoma, stated this when he briefed State House correspondents,
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Planning, Udoma Udoma, stated this when he briefed State House correspondents, alongside Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo, on the outcome of the meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on... Read more
18d
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Govt Approves N28bn Budget Loan for 35 Statesas $2.3billion; the Stabilisation Fund Account, N6.6bn and the Natural Resource
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as $2.3billion; the Stabilisation Fund Account, N6.6bn and the Natural Resources Development Fund Account, N100.3 billion. Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu said the report of the forensic audit of revenue accrued to the federation account from... Read more
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Buhari Not Stopping Anyone From Contesting - Tinubuthe party's constitution if leaders decided to endorse the president for a seco
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the party's constitution if leaders decided to endorse the president for a second term. He made the comment in Akure, the Ondo State capital, during a visit to the leaders of the Pan Yoruba socio- cultural group, Afenifere, in company of the state... Read more
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No End in Sight to Farmers', Herdsmen ClashesFulani herdsmen during his 77th Birthday on September 21, 2015, at his Ilado fa
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Fulani herdsmen during his 77th Birthday on September 21, 2015, at his Ilado farm in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State. Sources said that until the conviction of the abductors in April 2017 in the persons of Abubakar Auta, Bello... Read more
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PDP Denies Makarfi's Presidential Ambition, Faults Call for His Resignation(PDP, Ogun East), saying in no distant time, justice will be done. He also bla
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(PDP, Ogun East), saying in no distant time, justice will be done. He also blamed the lawmaker for the loss of Edo and Ondo states' governorship polls in the recent past by the PDP. "The actions of Kashamu and co led to the loss of Edo and... Read more
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The Worst Is Overto the meeting by the former Interim National Chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi A
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to the meeting by the former Interim National Chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi Akande; Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; his deputy, Agboola Ajayi; members of the state executive council and the South-West National Vice-Chairman of... Read more
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19d
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Tinubu - APC Has Not Endorsed Anyone for 2019 Presidential TicketAPC. On Wednesday, he also said that only Buhari could defeat him in the presi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
APC. On Wednesday, he also said that only Buhari could defeat him in the presidential election. Tinubu spoke in Akure, Ondo State while fielding questions from journalists after a closed-door meeting with the leader of the pan-Yoruba... Read more
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19d
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Human Capital Investment Will Liberate Nigerian Society, Says Ezekwesiliof Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition, where pupils from Edo State em
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
of Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition, where pupils from Edo State emerged champions after the keen contest. Ondo team emerged second while Kano and Gombe secured third and fourth positions, respectively. The winning team comprised... Read more
19d
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More Life Threatening Diseases May Ravage Nigeria If ... - Professorof the species and other animals living within the forest. He also suggested th
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of the species and other animals living within the forest. He also suggested that saving reserves such as the one in Ifon, Ondo State, should be pursued because of its strategic location as an Ecotone for the forest and savannah ecologies of... Read more
19d
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No Automatic Ticket for Buhari - Ruling Party Leaderprocesses" in choosing its candidate for the election. Mr. Tinubu spoke with j
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processes" in choosing its candidate for the election. Mr. Tinubu spoke with journalists on Wednesday in Akure, the Ondo State capital, after a meeting with the leadership of Afenifere at the Akure home of its leader, Reuben Fasoranti. His... Read more
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Chevron Contributes $5m to HIV Fund to in Nigeriaof the Chevron-Global Fund Anti-Retroviral Treatment Service Maintenance Progra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
of the Chevron-Global Fund Anti-Retroviral Treatment Service Maintenance Program (ART Program), in Delta, Bayelsa, Ondo and Lagos States. In 2018, a final instalment of US$2.5 million will be disbursed to support these HIV programs,... Read more
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