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AllAfrica.com
Govt Releases N3.5bn for Vaccinationmore for other states was being expected. The states that have benefited from
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more for other states was being expected. The states that have benefited from the fund are Benue, Kebbi, Ekiti, Kogi, Edo, Ondo, Sokoto, Niger and Enugu. Bagudu said that the NEMA DG appealed to state government and local government to set up and... Read more
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President Buhari's Midterm Report - CBN Takes the Cakein staggering savings in foreign exchange for the country . Apart from rice re
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
in staggering savings in foreign exchange for the country . Apart from rice revolution in the aforementioned states, Ondo,Edo, Delta, lmo, Cross River, Benue, Ogun,Kaduna and Plateau states have also accelerated the cultivation of wheat,... Read more
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Monkey Pox - Army Not Dispensing Vaccinesclarifications came against the backdrop of the panic that had hit states in th
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clarifications came against the backdrop of the panic that had hit states in the South-East, South-South and Ondo State, which culminated in parents withdrawing their children and wards from schools. Briefing State House... Read more
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18 Years After, National Stadium Swimming Pool Comes Aliveneeded to host a befitting championship had been put in place. "The first edit
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needed to host a befitting championship had been put in place. "The first edition of the championship took place in Akure, Ondo State in 2012, solely sponsored by Ondo State government. This time, the Federal Government is sponsoring this... Read more
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Southwest PDP Forges a United Front to Get National Chairis to be followed, as some prominent leaders of the party revealed to The Guard
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is to be followed, as some prominent leaders of the party revealed to The Guardian, the position may have been zeroed to Ondo/Ogun axis of the zone because presently, Olafeso, the zonal chairman is from Ondo/Ekiti axis while Oyo/Osun axis had... Read more
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Govt Declares State of Emergency On Cancer, 102,000 Cases Recorded20th Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) and the third International
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20th Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) and the third International Breast Cancer Symposium. The wife of the Ondo State Governor, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, founded the association 20 years ago, as a platform for interaction, advocacy... Read more
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Buhari to Governors - How Can You Sleep Without Paying Workers?trying our best to manage the resources," he said. Yari noted that the bailout
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trying our best to manage the resources," he said. Yari noted that the bailout funds, and part of the fallout from the London-Paris Club that had been received by the states, were properly expended to alleviate the plight of workers, but more... Read more
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Monkeypox Vaccination Rumours - Army Talks Tough, Vows Sanctions On Rumour MongersThe Nigerian Army, 32 Artillery Brigade in Akure, Ondo State has said it would
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The Nigerian Army, 32 Artillery Brigade in Akure, Ondo State has said it would fish out and sanction those who spread rumours of an alleged planned vaccination of school children against monkeypox by soldiers. The command said it would arrest those... Read more
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False Monkeypox Vaccination Rumour Spreads to Kwarathis unfounded rumour," he said. Similar false rumours have been spread in oth
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this unfounded rumour," he said. Similar false rumours have been spread in other states including Yobe, Anambra, Bayelsa, Ondo and Akwa Ibom, also leading to parents withdrawing their wards. The federal government, the army and all relevant... Read more
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How Rivers Govt Fuelled Rumours of Vaccination of Schoolchildren By Militaryof Governor Wike in a baseless information of fake Army vaccine that cut across
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of Governor Wike in a baseless information of fake Army vaccine that cut across various states of the federation including Ondo, Imo, Abia and Anambra States etc... " The Rivers State Government has been at loggerheads with some security agencies... Read more
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NBC Miami
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC New York
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC New York / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC Washington
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Washington / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governors Meet Buhari, Demand Balance of Paris Club Largesse1995 and 2002. Also in the team were Governors Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Ab
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1995 and 2002. Also in the team were Governors Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Abdulfatah ‎Ahmed (Kwara), Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo), Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom), Mohammed Abubakar (Bauchi) and Ebonyi Deputy Governor Kelechi Igwe who represented his... Read more
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Pandemonium As Rumour of Vaccination By Soldiers Hits OndoPandemonium broke out across Ondo State, yesterday, as parents trooped to schoo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pandemonium broke out across Ondo State, yesterday, as parents trooped to schools in search of their children and wards, following reports of forced anti-Monkey Pox immunisation. Reports had it that some soldiers were going round to force pupils in... Read more
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Petrol Price Drops By 1.2 Percent YoY in September - NBSprice of petrol with N149.7, N147.1 and N146.1, respectively, during the month
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price of petrol with N149.7, N147.1 and N146.1, respectively, during the month in view. On the other hand, Abuja, Osun and Ondo recorded the lowest average petrol price at N142, N142.8 and N142.9, respectively. The bureau also stated that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President in Closed-Door Meeting With Governors ForumWest, the Bauchi governor, Mohammed Abubakar, North East, Governor Abdulfatai A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
West, the Bauchi governor, Mohammed Abubakar, North East, Governor Abdulfatai Ahmed of Kwara State, North Central, the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu from South West, Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, South-South and the Deputy... Read more
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President Buhari Concerned Over Plight of Workers in Statestrying our best to manage the resources," he said. Yari noted that the bailout
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trying our best to manage the resources," he said. Yari noted that the bailout funds, and part of the fallout from the London-Paris Club that had been received by the states, were properly expended to alleviate the plight of workers, but more... Read more
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Monkeypox - Rumour of Forced Military Vaccination Spreads to Ondo, Disrupts School SessionsSchool activities were abruptly brought to an end in Akure and other major town
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
School activities were abruptly brought to an end in Akure and other major towns in Ondo State on Tuesday as the rumour of forced military vaccinations of school pupils by Monkeypox virus spread across the state. At about 11a.m., panicky parents... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Decries States' Inability to Pay SalariesN5.12 billion; Lagos, N8.37 billion; Nasarawa, N4.55 billion; Niger, N7.2 billi
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N5.12 billion; Lagos, N8.37 billion; Nasarawa, N4.55 billion; Niger, N7.2 billion; and Ogun, N5.7 billion. The others were Ondo, N7 billion; Osun, N6.3 billion; Oyo, N7.9 billion; Plateau, N5.64 billion; Rivers, N10 billion; Sokoto, N6.44 billion;... Read more
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Buhari Questions How Governors Sleep When Workers Haven't Been Paid for Monthsour best to manage the resources," he said. Mr. Yari noted that the bailout fu
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our best to manage the resources," he said. Mr. Yari noted that the bailout funds, and part of the fallout from the London-Paris Club that had been received by the states, were properly expended to alleviate the plight of workers, but more... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Calif. Fire Leaves Immigrant Family With Nothing But Hopeme a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Mo
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
me a lot. I came when I was 16, so I’ve been here 24 years. I graduated from Monte High School in Los Angeles, and then Rio Ondo College and later Santa Rosa College for a nursing degree. I’ve made my whole life here. It’s very difficult. But with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos to Create 200,000 Jobs Through Rice Productionat affordable price. The state government, equally, disclosed that it had alre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
at affordable price. The state government, equally, disclosed that it had already partnered Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ekiti and Ondo States to ensure that adequate rice paddy "is supplied to the 32 metric tonnes per hour rice mill and boost rice... Read more
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How Nigeria's 36 States Shared N173.8 Billion in Septemberbillion, Taraba, N3.6 billion, Sokoto state N4.1 billion, Plateau N3.38 billion
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billion, Taraba, N3.6 billion, Sokoto state N4.1 billion, Plateau N3.38 billion, Oyo State N4.8 billion, Osun N1.6 billion, Ondo State N4.64 billion, Ogun N3.04 billion, Niger N4.61 billion and Kebbi N4.26 billion. Similarly, Katsina state got... Read more
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We Are Ready to Tackle Monkey Pox - Ondo GovtThe Ondo Government says it has adopted a proactive measure to forestall outbre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Ondo Government says it has adopted a proactive measure to forestall outbreak of monkey pox in the state. Dr Taiye Oni, the Permanent Secretary of the state Ministry of Health, made this known on Friday in Akure. "We have started sensitisation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Generals and Their BooksOf General Aguiyi Ironsi by my friend and colleague, Chuks Ileogbunam, publishe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Of General Aguiyi Ironsi by my friend and colleague, Chuks Ileogbunam, published by Press Alliance Network Limited London in 1999. Chuks and I worked together years ago. Like Mohammed Haruna now National Commissioner at INEC, Chuks is a... Read more
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West APC Hails Governors, Ministers, Other Representatives in Regionto ensure victory for our party." The meeting was attended by Governors Rauf A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to ensure victory for our party." The meeting was attended by Governors Rauf Aregbesola (Osun State); Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo State); Akinwumi Ambode (Lagos State); Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun State); and the host, Abiola Ajimobi. L-R: Osun State... Read more
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At APC South-West Leadership Meeting, Akande Says Presidential Ticket Open to All(Oyo State), Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos State), Rauf Aregbesola (Osun), Ibikunle A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
(Oyo State), Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos State), Rauf Aregbesola (Osun), Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun State) and Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo State). Others present were former Governors Adebayo Alao-Akala, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, Olusegun Osoba, Adeniyi Adebayo,... Read more
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APC Southwest Leaders Canvass Devolution of Powertwo states. Governors Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, his counterparts in Osu
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two states. Governors Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, his counterparts in Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, Ogun, Ibikunle Amosu, Ondo, Rotimi Akeredolu, and the host, Abiola Ajimobi attended the meeting. The Minister of Mines and Natural Resources Dr.... Read more
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Nigerian Governors Meet, Discuss Constitutional AmendmentFrom left: Governors Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo; Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi; Nyesom Nw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
From left: Governors Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo; Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi; Nyesom Nwike of Rivers; Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo; Rochas Okorocha of Imo; Aminu Tambwal of Sokoto; Abdullahi Ganduji of Kano; Rauf Aregbesola of Osun; Simon Lalung of Plateau and... Read more
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One Shot, NURTW Members Go On Rampage Over Arrest of Colleaguewas receiving treatment. The drivers, who damaged many vehicles parked on the w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
was receiving treatment. The drivers, who damaged many vehicles parked on the way, including a Toyota Avensis, marked Ondo AKR 657 FW, belonging to Mrs. Florence Olukolade, also maltreated passersby and commuters. During the protest, the... Read more
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How Lagos Govt's 'Administrative Lapses' Tarnished Hopes of Young Athletesthat the Special Assistant that was supposed to take the file to the governor l
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
that the Special Assistant that was supposed to take the file to the governor locked it up in his office and travelled to London to see his son, while jeopardising the future other children." As explained by the Minister of Youth and Sports,... Read more
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Sun Star
DBTC tallies 8 wins in AboitizSamantabadra, 8-0; and DBTC D trampled Cebu International School (CIS), 6-0, in
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
Samantabadra, 8-0; and DBTC D trampled Cebu International School (CIS), 6-0, in the Under-9 category. DBTC C edged out Ondo Express, 3-2, and DBTC A beat Tabor Hills, 2-0, in the Under-11 age class. In other Under-7 matches, GFC pounced DBTC... Read more
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Breast Cancer - Ondo Governor's Wife Launches N200 Million Treatment FundThe wife of the Ondo State Governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwun- Akeredolu, has launch
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The wife of the Ondo State Governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwun- Akeredolu, has launched the N200 million Crowd Funding to support women in the state with breast cancer at a news conference she addressed with other stakeholders. The First Lady, who is the... Read more
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Nigeria's Oil Output, N7.44trn Budget Face New Threat2.2 million bpd target. Specifically, investigations in Akwa Ibom, Cross River
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2.2 million bpd target. Specifically, investigations in Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Imo, Abia, Bayelsa, Rivers, Delta, Edo and Ondo states showed that many International Oil Companies, IOCs, and their indigenous counterparts have started witnessing... Read more
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FIFA
Equatorial Guinea expelled from FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019Martins Pereira 10. Adriana Aparecida Costa In addition, the players Muriel L
FIFA / Posted 15 days ago
Martins Pereira 10. Adriana Aparecida Costa In addition, the players Muriel Linda Mendoua Abessolo and Francisca Angue Ondo Asangono, who also took part in the preliminary competition of the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 for... Read more
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Eminent Nigerians Give Baru Hard Knocks As Senate Probes NNPC Bossis headed by Senator Aliyu Wamakko, with senators Bassey Albert Akpan, PDP, Akw
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is headed by Senator Aliyu Wamakko, with senators Bassey Albert Akpan, PDP, Akwa Ibom North East; Tayo Alasoadura, APC, Ondo Central; Kabir Marafa, APC, Zamfara Central; Samuel Anyanwu, PDP, Imo East; Ahmed Ogembe, PDP, Kogi Central; Rose Oko,... Read more
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More Boko Haram Members in Ondo, Suspect SaysA suspected Boko Haram member arrested by the police in Ondo State, Mohammed Ba
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A suspected Boko Haram member arrested by the police in Ondo State, Mohammed Bashir, has revealed that more members of the sect are in hiding in the state. Mr. Bashir was nabbed by security operatives on Sunday at Isua Akoko, in the northern... Read more
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Obiano Meets Buhari, Solicits Free, Fair Election in Anambra StateAll we want is for the umpire to be unbiased. A free and fair election is what
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
All we want is for the umpire to be unbiased. A free and fair election is what we want and we will get the result." Also, Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has expressed the need for the Federal Government to take advantage of the natural... Read more
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We're in Ondo to Cause Maximum Havoc - Boko Haram SuspectOne of the two Boko Haram commanders arrested in Ondo State, Mohammed Bashir, y
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
One of the two Boko Haram commanders arrested in Ondo State, Mohammed Bashir, yesterday, confessed that they were in the state to cause maximum havoc before they were arrested by Police Anti-Crime Patrol squad. Bashir, 20, who claimed he came to the... Read more
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DMO Disclaims Media Report On 23 States Exceeding Borrowing Limitsof their annual statutory allocations by 2015. The states were listed as Lagos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
of their annual statutory allocations by 2015. The states were listed as Lagos, Kaduna, Cross River, Gombe, Ekiti, Edo, Ondo, Oyo, Abia, Ogun, Imo, Zamfara, Adamawa, Taraba, Kebbi, Enugu, Bauchi, Nasarawa, Kano, Benue, Kwara, Katsina and... Read more
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I Killed a Man and Child in Ondo Farm - Boko Haram MemberAkure — A 20-year-old member of the Boko Haram sect who was arrested in Ondo St
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Akure — A 20-year-old member of the Boko Haram sect who was arrested in Ondo State three days ago has confessed to killing two people in Ondo farm since he was chased from Kano by his father. Basir Mohammed who was paraded at the Ondo State Police... Read more
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Reps to Probe JAMB Cut-Off Markswill be in order to produce graduates that can compete favourably with their pe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
will be in order to produce graduates that can compete favourably with their peers anywhere in the World. Afe Oluwookere (Ondo-APC) described the new policy as "highly detrimental" to the country's push for economic growth and development. On... Read more
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Army Tells Residents Not to Panic, As Troops Move to Niger Deltaresidents living in the Niger Delta region not to panic as troops commence move
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
residents living in the Niger Delta region not to panic as troops commence movement of military hardware to Edo, Delta and Ondo states, ahead of the launch of an exercise, "Crocodile Smile," in the region on Saturday. The army said this on Tuesday... Read more
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Army Selects 3 States for 'Operation Crocodile Smile II'Nigerian Army, Benin said it had concluded plans to conduct a training code nam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Nigerian Army, Benin said it had concluded plans to conduct a training code named, "Crocodile Smile II" in Edo, Delta and Ondo states. A statement by Capt. Mohammed Maidawa, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations in Benin on Tuesday said the... Read more
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NJC Sets Up Panels to Probe 15 Judgestwo written against Justice J. T. Tsoho of the Federal High Court and Justice O
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two written against Justice J. T. Tsoho of the Federal High Court and Justice O. O. Akeredolu, Acting Chief Judge of Ondo State were withdrawn at the instance of the petitioners: Al Sagr National Insurance Company and Chief Raheem A. Badmus... Read more
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