New Moon not sighted, Eld-el- Fitri holds Sunday, as Ondo reopens Market for Sallah Shopping

New Moon not sighted, Eld-el- Fitri holds Sunday, as Ondo reopens Market for Sallah Shopping

The Shawwal moon crescent was not sighted in Saudi Arabia on Friday, hence Eid Al Fitr will be on Sunday, May 24, according to authorities. The crescent – as predicted – is likely to be spotted on May 23 (Saturday). UAE has convened a virtual meeting of the moon sighting committee on Friday, and is yet to make an official announcement. This year’s Eid Al Fitr prayer will be performed at home to ensure safety,…

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Olusola Oke’s Mum was a generous Woman —APC

Olusola Oke’s Mum was a generous Woman —APC

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State today commiserated with one of its leaders, Chief Olusola Oke, SAN, over the death of his mother, Mrs. Mariam Oke. State Chairman, Engr. Ade Adetimehin, expresses shock over the sad news, and prays the Almighty God to comfort the politician, his siblings, and the entire family. In a Press Statement signed by Alex Kalejaye, Ondo State APC Publicity Secretary, Adetimehin said the nonagenarian passed…

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Akeredolu, Obaseki’s Endorsement: You’re election Rigger, Stay away from Ondo Politics —APC Youths tell Oyegun

Akeredolu, Obaseki’s Endorsement: You’re election Rigger, Stay away from Ondo Politics —APC Youths tell Oyegun

By: Oluwatosin Adesola ONDO 2020: LEAVE US ALONE, YOU ARE THE WORST PLAGUE THAT EVER AFFLICTED ONDO APC, GROUP TELLS OYEGUN. An interest Group within the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, APC Youths Assembly, has slammed the immediate past National Chairman of the Party, Ch. John Odigie Oyegun, over his recent comment on the forthcoming governorship election in the State, saying he lacks the moral responsiblity to advise the Party on how to…

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Condition of Ondo Lawmakers Pitiable —PDP Guber Aspirant, Ayorinde

Condition of Ondo Lawmakers Pitiable —PDP Guber Aspirant, Ayorinde

By: Adesoji Adetona A PDP Aspirant vying for the governorship position in the October 10 Ondo state governorship election, Hon. Dr Bode Ayorinde has bemoaned the deplorable and pitiable condition of the official quarters and offices of the 26 members of the Ondo State House of Assembly. Dr Ayorinde in a statement by his Senior Media Aide, Olusegun Adebumiti said it is appalling that those saddled with the responsibility of making laws for the good…

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COVID-19: Ondo records 22 cases, as Spread of Deadly disease continues

COVID-19: Ondo records 22 cases, as Spread of Deadly disease continues

Ondo state has recorded two fresh cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases in the state to twenty-two. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC which confirmed this on its twitter handle also announced three hundred and thirty seven new infections across seventeen states with Lagos having the highest number of one hundred and thirty nine cases. Kano and Oyo recorded twenty eight new infections each, Edo twenty five, katsina twenty two, kaduna…

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