Bank Robbery: Ondo Police summon Bank managers, arrests 5 suspects

Bank Robbery: Ondo Police summon Bank managers, arrests 5 suspects

By: Ade Adeleke Following a bloody bank armed robbery at Idoani in Ose Council area where six people lost their lives, Security has been beefed up in all the banking zones across the eighteen local government areas of Ondo state. This is just as a special meeting between security agencies and bank managers has been summoned to fashion out strategies of curbing further attacks on commercial institutions and their customers. The date of the meeting…

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Security Concern: Banks reopen for business in Akoko

Security Concern: Banks reopen for business in Akoko

By: Ade Adeleke Commercial banks today reopened for transaction after shutting down for 24hours yesterday in most parts of Akoko area of Ondo state. Following Monday’s bloody bank robbery at Idoani in Ose local government area of Ondo state, residents of Akokoland, neighbouring communities to Ose Council area were in a rude shock yesterday when commercial banks in Ikare and some other parts of the area shut down their doors to customers. Some of them…

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Ondo School of Health Tech gets 5 years Accreditation

Ondo School of Health Tech gets 5 years Accreditation

By: Ade Adeleke As a requirement for practice as Medical Laboratory Technicians, an orientation and registration ceremony was on Tuesday carried out for 110 graduands of the Ondo State College of Health Technology. During the registration and orientation ceremony for the 2017/ 2018 Medical Lab Technician graduands, the state Commissioner for Health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro congratulated the graduands for the 100% performance in the Medical Laboratory Science Council Exams thus making them the best in…

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INEC picks November 2 for Kogi, Bayelsa guber polls

INEC picks November 2 for Kogi, Bayelsa guber polls

By: Sunshine Truth The Independent National Electoral Commission, yesterday fixed the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States for November 2nd 2019. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Voter Education and Information, Mr Festus Okoye, announced this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. The statement, which was shared on the verified Twitter handle of INEC revealed the schedule and timetable of activities for the governorship election in the two states. Part of the statement read,…

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Unpaid Entitlements: Ex-Mimiko’s Deputy drags Akeredolu to Court

Unpaid Entitlements: Ex-Mimiko’s Deputy drags Akeredolu to Court

By: Ade Adeleke A former Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Alhaji Lasisi Oluboyo, has sued the State Government and Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu over alleged non-payment of his outstanding emoluments and monthly pension arrears. Oluboyo, through his counsel, Mr. Olu Ogidan, in the suit, asked the court to compel the government to pay his gratuities and pensions running into several millions of naira. Oluboyo, who was a deputy to ex-Governor Olusegun Mimiko from 2015 to 2017,…

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