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Vaccination: Those spreading the rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian Army

Vaccination: Those spreading the rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian Army

Vaccination: Those spreading the rumour will be dealt with - Nigerian Army
UPDATED: Osinbajo in Akure announce N2 billion for the take-off Maritime University (video)

UPDATED: Osinbajo in Akure announce N2 billion for the take-off Maritime University (video)

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, September 12, arrived Akure Airport, Ondo state at 10 am for the second national council on Niger Delta meeting.

UPDATED: Osinbajo in Akure announce N2 billion for the take-off Maritime University (video)
Mentally-challenged woman delivers baby in Ondo (photos)

Mentally-challenged woman delivers baby in Ondo (photos)

NAIJ.com gathered that a mentally challenged woman welcomed her baby by the roadside, somewhere in Okitipupa local government area (LGA) in Ondo state.

Mentally-challenged woman delivers baby in Ondo (photos)
How 3 alleged ritual killers nearly became millionaires selling vital parts of women in Ondo state (photo)

How 3 alleged ritual killers nearly became millionaires selling vital parts of women in Ondo state (photo)

The police boss said the suspects were arrested at different locations and that they confessed to killing three students of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo.

How 3 alleged ritual killers nearly became millionaires selling vital parts of women in Ondo state (photo)
200-level student of Osustech, Adeyinka Khalid dies after complaining of neck pain

200-level student of Osustech, Adeyinka Khalid dies after complaining of neck pain

NAIJ.com came across the sad story of a 200-level Osustech student, Adegboyega Adeyinka Khalid, who reportedly died after complaining of pain in his neck.

200-level student of Osustech, Adeyinka Khalid dies after complaining of neck pain
UPDATE: Watch as Policemen in Akure brutalise boy who questioned why a MOPOL jumped ATM queue (video)

UPDATE: Watch as Policemen in Akure brutalise boy who questioned why a MOPOL jumped ATM queue (video)

An unidentified man was brutalised on Friday, September 1, by a policeman and his accomplices in Akure, the capital of Ondo state for questioning the officer.

UPDATE: Watch as Policemen in Akure brutalise boy who questioned why a MOPOL jumped ATM queue (video)
See what members of the Lord's Chosen in Ondo did after they found a thief in their church (photos)

See what members of the Lord's Chosen in Ondo did after they found a thief in their church (photos)

NAIJ.com gathered that an armed robber who reportedly broke into a Lord's Chosen church in Ondo state was apprehended and tied up after his attempt failed.

See what members of the Lord's Chosen in Ondo did after they found a thief in their church (photos)
Face-off! Governor Akeredolu accuses Mimiko of plunging Ondo into N220 billion debt

Face-off! Governor Akeredolu accuses Mimiko of plunging Ondo into N220 billion debt

The governor of Ondo state Rotimi Akeredolu has said that his administration inherited a debt burden of N220.58 billion from its predecessor Olusegun Mimiko.

Face-off! Governor Akeredolu accuses Mimiko of plunging Ondo into N220 billion debt
Several crops worth millions of naira destroyed as herdsmen attack Olu Falae’s farm again

Several crops worth millions of naira destroyed as herdsmen attack Olu Falae’s farm again

Several crops worth millions of naira have been reportedly destroyed following an attack on the farm of Chief Olu Falae, by suspected herdsmen in Ondo state.

Several crops worth millions of naira destroyed as herdsmen attack Olu Falae’s farm again
JUST IN: Hundreds of workers take over FMC in Ondo over 18-months salary arrears

JUST IN: Hundreds of workers take over FMC in Ondo over 18-months salary arrears

The casual workers at the Federal Medical Centre in Owo, Ondo, disrupted activities at the hospital on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, over unpaid entitlements.

JUST IN: Hundreds of workers take over FMC in Ondo over 18-months salary arrears
Ondo government gets 1-month ultimatum as group threatens to block Lagos/Ore Expressway over herdsmen attacks

Ondo government gets 1-month ultimatum as group threatens to block Lagos/Ore Expressway over herdsmen attacks

The civil society organization threatened to block the famous Lagos/Ore Expressway should the Ondo state government fail to pass the anti-grazing bill.

Ondo government gets 1-month ultimatum as group threatens to block Lagos/Ore Expressway over herdsmen attacks
Ex-Governor Oluegun Mimiko joins race to fortify the PDP ahead of 2019 presidential election

Ex-Governor Oluegun Mimiko joins race to fortify the PDP ahead of 2019 presidential election

It was learnt that though Olusegun Mimiko has not openly declared, he may make this ambition known in the coming days as pressures continue to mount on him.

Ex-Governor Oluegun Mimiko joins race to fortify the PDP ahead of 2019 presidential election
Ex-Fashola aide and INEC commissioner dies

Ex-Fashola aide and INEC commissioner dies

Abdullateef Raji a former aide to minister of power, works and housing Babatunde Raji Fashola has died he will on Monday August 14, in his home, Ondo state.

Ex-Fashola aide and INEC commissioner dies
Just in: FG awards oil block license to Ondo for bitumen exploration

Just in: FG awards oil block license to Ondo for bitumen exploration

In efforts to diversify the economy and boost the country’s foreign exchange, the federal government of Nigeria has awarded an oil block licence to Ondo state.

Just in: FG awards oil block license to Ondo for bitumen exploration
Governor Akeredolu gives 2 reasons Ondo is better than Lagos for investors

Governor Akeredolu gives 2 reasons Ondo is better than Lagos for investors

Governor Akeredolu spoke in Akure, the capital of Ondo, as he hosted a delegation of federal government industrialization and economic diversification team.

Governor Akeredolu gives 2 reasons Ondo is better than Lagos for investors
APC crisis in Ondo deepens over closeness between Governor Akeredolu and predecessor Mimiko

APC crisis in Ondo deepens over closeness between Governor Akeredolu and predecessor Mimiko

The crisis rocking Ondo state APC has continued as some party members have accused governor Akeredolu of having unwholesome relationship with his predecessor.

APC crisis in Ondo deepens over closeness between Governor Akeredolu and predecessor Mimiko
NDDC top management accused of N14 billion money laundering (documents)

NDDC top management accused of N14 billion money laundering (documents)

Three top management members of the NDDC have been indicted for allegedly getting involved in a contract racketeering worth N14 billion naira in projects.

NDDC top management accused of N14 billion money laundering (documents)
For allegedly asking them not to disrupt a queue, Naval officers beat bank customer (video)

For allegedly asking them not to disrupt a queue, Naval officers beat bank customer (video)

For allegedly asking them not to disrupt a queue, Naval personnel descended on a bank customer in Ondo state, beating and kicking him out of the queue.

For allegedly asking them not to disrupt a queue, Naval officers beat bank customer (video)
Fulani herdsmen strike again, gruesomely murder 64-year-old father-of-7 beside Falae’s farm

Fulani herdsmen strike again, gruesomely murder 64-year-old father-of-7 beside Falae’s farm

Linus Ogbeh, a 64-four-year old father of seven and a farmer whose farm was located next to that of Olu Falae's was murdered by suspected Fulani herdsmen.

Fulani herdsmen strike again, gruesomely murder 64-year-old father-of-7 beside Falae’s farm
For many years, this building just beside Ondo House of Assembly was used by ritualists and kidnappers (photo)

For many years, this building just beside Ondo House of Assembly was used by ritualists and kidnappers (photo)

The building behind the popular government-owned events centre, the Gani Fawehinmi Arcade, was reportedly owned by a retired civil servant in the state.

For many years, this building just beside Ondo House of Assembly was used by ritualists and kidnappers (photo)
Like Melaye, another federal lawmaker set to be recalled by members of his constituency

Like Melaye, another federal lawmaker set to be recalled by members of his constituency

A move to recall the lawmaker representing Idanre/Ifedore federal constituency of Ondo state at the House of Reps is on-going by youth from his constituency.

Like Melaye, another federal lawmaker set to be recalled by members of his constituency
Finally, police arrest, parade suspected kidnappers of APC chieftain in Ondo

Finally, police arrest, parade suspected kidnappers of APC chieftain in Ondo

Police have paraded 8 suspected kidnappers of the Olumide Odimayo, All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain in Ondo state after the chieftain was found dead.

Finally, police arrest, parade suspected kidnappers of APC chieftain in Ondo
Herdsmen with over 300 cows invade Olu Falae’s farm again, open fire on 15 policemen

Herdsmen with over 300 cows invade Olu Falae’s farm again, open fire on 15 policemen

The farm of a former secretary to the government of the federation, Olu Falae, has been invaded by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Kajola Village, in Ondo state.

Herdsmen with over 300 cows invade Olu Falae’s farm again, open fire on 15 policemen
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