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The former Secretary General of the Federation (SGF), Olu Falae, has lamented the fresh attack on his farm by men suspected to be herdsmen. Falae said the destruction of his farm has become an annual occurrence.
An outbreak of Lassa fever has been reported in Ondo State. Dr Liasu Ahmed, the Chief Medical Director of Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, confirmed the outbreak to newsmen on Monday, January 22, on telephone.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu led a task force to crack down on filling stations selling fuel above the approved N145/litre pump price or hoarding the product. Akeredolu had previously set up the team to monitor the fuel situation.
The Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has lambasted Chief Olusola Oke for returning to the All Progressives Congress, describing him as a fair-weather politician. Oke, a former national legal adviser of the PDP.
Multiple reports by Nigeria’s media said a section of the farm owned by a former secretary to the Federal Government, Chief Olu Falae has been set on fire. Herdsmen are being accused of torching the farm located in Ilado Village.
Olusola Oke, the Alliance for Democracy governorship candidate in the last Ondo state election said his need to protect the interest of his supporters and develop his state, was what informed his decision to return to the APC.
Ondo state governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Sunday, January 14, said his administration would confront the herdsmen that wanted to cause crises in the state with everything available if dialogue with them failed.
The Rotimi Akeredolu-led Ondo state government has stated that cattle rearing would not be prohibited in the state; however the govt is making plans to regulate the activities of Fulani herdsmen and their cattle.
The traditional wedding of Babajide Ayotola Akeredolu, son of Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, and his woman, Mary Oghenetega, held on Saturday, January 6 at the Landmark Events Centre, Oniru, Lagos state.
Respite has come to the people of Omotosho in Ondo state as their long stay in darkness has finally come to an end after the intervention of Fashola, minister of power, work and housing. They have been in darkness for 15 years.
A reported clash between supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the main rival, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Idanre local government area of Ondo state has left several persons injured.
The PDP in Ondo state has lost some members to the ruling APC in the state. The party members said the opposition party has become a shadow of itself.
A timely intervention of leaders of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) at the motor park led to an early resolution of their differences.
The death of Seun Ayoade who allegedly died in the custody of the SARS in the Ondo state has generated calls for investigation from the family of the deceased.
According to Okorocha, the APC is not jittery because President Muhammadu Buhari would defeat any candidate presented by any opposition in 2019 election.
Governor Rochas Okorocha however said since the former vice president had taken the action, the APC would make amend and fill up the space he left behind.
A National Youth Service Corp member in Ondo has shared pictures of the kind of food they are served in camp calling on the government to look into it.
A video has gone viral of Niger Delta militants in Ondo state relinquishing their cache of weapons to the government after a new amnesty drive in the state.
Governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, is currently holding a closed door meeting with the leader of pan-Yoruba socio cultural organisation, Afenifere.
Meanwhile, confirming the incident, the spokesperson for the police in Ondo state command, Femi Joseph, said Musapha’s death was a great loss to the command.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced plans to establish 65,000 million litres per annum biofuel plant in Okeluse, Ondo state.
A gang of armed robbers reportedly stormed a branch of Skye Bank, Plc in Ifon, the headquarters of the Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, on Thursday.