Akeredolu, NDLEA Boss Travel Abroad For Medicinal Benefits of Cannabis

Akeredolu, NDLEA Boss Travel Abroad For Medicinal Benefits of Cannabis

…..Ondo state is the largest producer of cannabis – Akeredolu By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Monday joined the Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Retired Colonel Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah, on a visit to Thailand for a Programme on Medicinal Cannabis Extract Development. The programme which is centred around exploiting the possibility of medicinal cannabis extract development, is aimed at building capacity and researching the modality of licensing…

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Senator Hails Selfless Service of Fayemi’s Wife to Youths, Womenfolk in Ekiti

Senator Hails Selfless Service of Fayemi’s Wife to Youths, Womenfolk in Ekiti

By: Ade Adeleke A Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bode Ola has lauded the zeal, quest and commitment of Wife of the Ekiti State Governor, Erelu Bisi-Adeleye Fayemi to the people, especially youths and women of the state. The ex-lawmaker gave the commendation in Ado-Ekiti on Monday while speaking with newsmen on the recent 5th Distinguished Lecture of the University of Medical Sciences, Ondo, delivered by the governor’s wife. He described Mrs Fayemi…

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LCDAs CREATION: Akure demands Nine New LGs

LCDAs CREATION: Akure demands Nine New LGs

By: Ade Adeleke The people of Akure South Local government area of Ondo state have demanded the creation of additional nine local council development areas. This was contained in the memoranda adopted at a public hearing on the creation of local council development areas held at the Akure City Hall. In his opening address, chairman of the local council development areas creation committee, Prince Lanke Odogiyan said the public hearing was to enable sponsors of…

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Caretaker Chairmen Must give way for LGs’ Financial Autonomy -Ondo NULGE

Caretaker Chairmen Must give way for LGs’ Financial Autonomy  -Ondo NULGE

By: Ade Adeleke The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ondo State Chapter has expressed satisfaction with the decision of the federal government to grant financial autonomy to local governments in the country which will take effect from the first of next month. The State President of the Union, Comrade Bola Taiwo told newsmen in Akure that the federal government’s directive that makes it compulsory for all local councils’ allocations to go straight to…

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Ondo Govt, 18 LGs Share N48million Land Revenue

Ondo Govt, 18 LGs Share N48million Land Revenue

..,……. ODSG FULFILS PROMISE ON LAND USE CHARGE By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) has fulfilled the promise of sharing the revenue accrued from the Land Use Charge. The Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Wale Akinterinwa, made this known during the sharing of #48m generated from the Land Use Charge between the state and the 18 Local Government Areas at the Ministry of Finance’s Conference Hall in Akure. Mr. Akinterinwa who…

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Nigerian League: Sunshine Stars humble Niger Tornadoes in Akure

Nigerian League: Sunshine Stars humble Niger Tornadoes in Akure

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Sunshine Stars of Akure on sunday defeated Niger Tornadoes of Minna one goal to zero to move up to sixth position on the league table. Chibundu Amah’s fifth goal of the season secured a 1-0 win for Sunshine Stars in a pulsating Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) week 19 game with Niger Tornadoes at Ondo State Sports Complex, Akure. The striker pounced on a Fuad Ekelojuoti’s cross in the 66th minute to…

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