Ondo APC over Alleged Plan to Tamper with Primaries Result

Tension is currently brewing in the Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged plan by some section of the party leadership to tamper with the result of the primary election, which produced a former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Already, chairman of Read more

Ondo APC Leaders at Loggerheads with Tinubu, Reject Anointed Candidate

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress and governorship aspirants in Ondo State have rejected Mr. Segun Abraham who is supposedly the anointed candidate of the party’s national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. More than 23 aspirants, including Segun Abraham, have collected governorship nomination forms for the primary. They also asked Bola Tinubu to allow the APC governorship primary scheduled for August 27 Read more

Ondo workers called off strike, Government to pay one month out of seven months salary

Ondo State workers called off Strike. Government to pay one month out of 7 month to secondary school teachers. Two months to primary school teachers, 2 months to local government workers and one month to mainstream of civil service. Government also agreed with labour union to pay three months to osopadec, one month subvention and Read more

Ondo workers prevent Mimiko from entering govt house

The Ondo State striking workers on Thursday blocked the main gate to the state government house, preventing Governor Olusegun Mimiko from gaining access to his office. The workers commenced the industrial action last week Wednesday to protest non-payment of their five months salaries. The governor, who was forced to come down from his vehicle addressed Read more

Ondo distributes Buses, Motorcycles To MDAs

The Ondo state government has presented 22 buses and motorcycles to Activity Executing Agencies in its Ministries, Departments, and Agencies through its Public Sector Governance Reform and Development Project (OSPSGR&DP). Some of the beneficiaries of the facility include the Board of Internal Revenue, Public Service Training Institute (PSTI), Civil Service Commission, Office of the Accountant-General, Read more

Ondo State agree to pay workers salary

After the none payment of the workers in Ondo state, the state government has now agree to pay their workers, the report from the Vanguard says that  agreement reached between the state government and the labour leaders after a meeting in Akure on Tuesday night. The government’s side was led by the state governor, Dr Olusegun Read more

Mimiko’s Commissioners, LG Bosses Defect to APC

Two former commissioners that served in the cabinet of Dr. Olusegum Mimiko, Mrs Kehinde Momoh and Mr. Tayo Oluwatuyi, were among the prominent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members that defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akure, the state capital wednesday. While Oluwatuyi was a former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Momoh Read more

Ondo council poll holds today(Saturday) as court gives verdict

As elections hold in all the 18 Local Government Areas in Ondo State today, controversies have continued to trail the exercise which is being organized by the Ondo state Independent Electoral Commission (ODIEC). Already, the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned its members against participating in the election, just as the Read more

Ondo State Government divide NANS over governorship election

All is not well within the Ondo State Chapter of the National Association of Nigerian Students/Joint Campus Committee after its just concluded convention. The state government is being accused of causing division among members of the association because of the 2016 gubernatorial poll. Few months to the gubernatorial election in Ondo State, the state chapter Read more

Police order registration of Fulani herdsmen in Ondo

Ondo State Commissioner of Police, Hilda Harrison, yesterday said her command could no longer fold its arms and allow the excesses of Fulani herdsmen to go unchecked. Harrison ordered that all herdsmen operating in the state should be registered for identification purposes. She warned that unregistered cattle rearers would not be allowed to operate in Read more