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Ondo Wife Pestles Husband to Death

The Ondo State Police Command on Wednesday said it would soon arrest a middle-aged woman, Mrs Tayelolu Solomon, for allegedly killing her husband, Mr Felix Solomon.  Tayelolu was reported to have hit her 67-year-old husband with a pestle on Saturday at the GRA area of Ondo town in Ondo State when the deceased was asleep. […]Continue Reading

Subsidy Palliatives: Ondo Govt. Assures of Commitment to Residents’ Welfare

By Bukola Bardi Ondo State government assures residents of its commitment to equitable distribution of fuel subsidy palliatives as it will commence payment of ten thousand naira to the vulnerable and distribution of food items to households by September this year. The Commissioner for Information, Mrs Bamidele Ademola-Olateju announced this in a statement, giving updates Continue Reading

Ondo Trains Judicial Officers on VAPP Law

By Olufisoye Adenitan Ondo state government says it will continue to empower judicial workers and prosecutors with training and retraining towards adequate usage of the VAPP Law to prosecute sexual and gender-based violence offenders and get justice for survivors. The Executive Secretary, Ondo State Agency Against Gender-Based Violence, OSSAGBV, Mrs Bolanle Afolabi made Continue Reading

Police Nab Man for Strangling Student

The Ondo State Police Command, on Thursday, confirmed the arrest of a man identified simply as Oke Loya, for allegedly killing a teenager, Timibra Meretighan, at the Arogbo community in the Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State. It was gathered that the 17-year-old pupil and his colleagues were writing an examination in a […]Continue Reading

NYSC takes Healthcare Services to Rural Area

By Kayode Animasaun The Acting Governor of Ondo State, Lucky Ayedatiwa has promised that the state government will strengthen the partnership with the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, towards ensuring that many rural dwellers benefit from the scheme’s qualitative healthcare services. Ayedatiwa made this remark while flagging off the first quarter Health Continue Reading

Ondo Seeks More Partnership With China

By Olufisoye Adenitan The Ondo State government will continue to create enabling environment for investors to showcase the state positively to the international community. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu announced this while playing host to the Nigerian Ambassador to China, Ambassador Wale Oloko in Akure. The Governor represented by Deputy Governor, Lucky Aiyedatiwa noted Continue Reading