Ondo Govt okays Three new Monarchs, as Ogunmolasuyi becomes Olupenmen

Ondo Govt okays Three new Monarchs, as Ogunmolasuyi becomes Olupenmen

The Ondo State Executive Council yesterday endorsed the selection and appointment of Prince Ebenezer Adewunmi Ogunmolasuyi as the Olupenmen of Upenmen in Owo local government Area. His appointment was among the three ratified by the Executive Council presided over by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Monday. Briefing government house correspondents after the meeting, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Lola Fagbemi flanked by his Information counterpart, Donald Ojogo said Ogunmolasuyi’s appointment followed unanimous election…

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No State Congress Today, Stay at Home —Ondo PDP tells Members

No State Congress Today, Stay at Home —Ondo PDP tells Members

PRESS RELEASE Re: Ondo State Government’s Decision on Covid19 In line with our principle of strict adherence to the rule of law and obedience to government regulations, our party announces the cancellation of its planned State Congress which is to hold on Tuesday, the 24th of March 2020. We take deep cognizance of the ravaging danger the COVID19 virus pandemic poses to the people and had made all arrangements for strict adherence to internationally advised…

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COVID-19: Arrest Those Violating our Orders —Ondo Govt tells Securitymen

COVID-19: Arrest Those Violating our Orders —Ondo Govt tells Securitymen

Ondo State Government’s Decisions On COVID 19 The Ondo Executive Council at its meeting on Monday, 23rd March, 2020 deliberated extensively on the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to stem the rampaging menace, Cabinet deliberated on the Governor’s address to the people of the State and took far-reaching decisions in the overall interest of the State in addition to the directives in the Governor’s State broadcast. These decisions, which are additional regulations to those already reeled…

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ONDO: Kidnappers demand N20M ransom for Two Footballers, release Four Dealers

ONDO: Kidnappers demand N20M ransom for Two Footballers, release Four Dealers

By: Oluwatosin Adesola It was a joyful moment today when four kidnapped timber dealers along Ikakumo road in Ondo state and Akoko Edo local government of Edo stateregained their freedom from the den of the captors. The timber dealers were kidnapped and only released this morning after payment of undisclosed amount of money as ransom to the kidnappers, but a source said N3million was paid. One of them, Samuel Obadofin, an Akunnu Akoko northeast local…

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Ondo Govt takes fresh actions on Retirement Benefits of Workers

Ondo Govt takes fresh actions on Retirement Benefits of Workers

Ondo State Government has reduced the check list of documents required for processing retirement benefits for Pensioners in the state aimed at ameliorating the plight of retiring Officers while processing their retirement benefits. The check list for processing of Retirement/Death benefits for Civil Servants was reduced from 30 to 14, that of the Teaching and non-Teaching retirees was reduced from 32 to 18 while the check list for Local Government and Primary School Retirees was…

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How to prevent Coronavirus on Okada, Commercial vehicles —Ondo Govt

How to prevent Coronavirus on Okada, Commercial vehicles —Ondo Govt

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state government has released transportation guidelines on how to prevent deadly coronavirus disease. The Special Adviser to Ondo State Governor on Transport, Barr Tobi Ogunleye, in a Press Statement in Akure, said commercial vehicles should put-off their Air-conditioners and reduce number of passengers as well as using alcoholic based sanitizer. According to Ogunleye, the state ministry of transport also advises that all operators are expected to have alcohol based sanitizers…

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My Vision for Ondo PDP if I emerge State Secretary —Barr Olujimi Oluseye

My Vision for Ondo PDP if I emerge State Secretary —Barr Olujimi Oluseye

By: Ade Adeleke A legal Practitioner, Barrister Olujimi Oluseye has vowed that if elected as the State Secretary of the PDP, he will retool the state secretariat of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state to reposition the major opposition party to reclaim power in the state. Olujimi is seeking the votes of party faithful during (tomorrow) Tuesday’s state congress slated for the party’s secretariat at Alagbaka Akure. The Vibrant lawyer during an interview…

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Mega Party threatens ODIEC over Ondo LG Polls

Mega Party threatens ODIEC over Ondo LG Polls

By: Ade Adeleke The Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN), has threatened to take legal action against the Ondo State Independent Electoral Commission, (ODIEC) for excluding candidates of the party from the forthcoming April 18 local government election in the state. In a Protest letter addressed to the Chairman, Ondo State Independent Electoral Commission, the State Chairman of MPN, Prince Biyi Poroye said his party considers such exclusion as an expensive error which the commission should…

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