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MILITARY

"We Initially did not know What Was in the Car" -Amotekun Commander Narrates Businessman's Rescue

The Ondo state Commander of the Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN), Adetunji Adeleye, has narrated how his officers rescued a well-known cement dealer, Alhaji Folorunsho Sakirudeen, kidnapped in Ogun State. The Commander spoke during the parade of the arrested suspects by the security outfit.

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CULTURE

Brief history of Josiah Akindayomi, the founder of RCCG

Photo Credit: rccgenest.org/our-history Late Pa Josiah Akindayomi was given birth to at Ondo Town in the year 1909 and died in the year 1980. Before his death, he was among the leaders of the Pentecostal Movement of Nigeria and the founder of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, which is now headed by Pastor E.A Adeboye.

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Brief history of Josiah Akindayomi, the founder of RCCG

SOCIETY

Two Masquerades Caught In Ondo Stealing

The illicit behavior of these two masquerades has brought cuddled the mind of citizen to be careful about what ever we are doing. These two masquerades was caught in the act of stealing money while pretending to be a real masquerades at Ondo state. These two masqueraders namely Sheriff Ojo and Muhammad Lukman have been arrested for allegedly stealing ₦370,000 and for persecuting the victim Adinoyi Mohammed who is the owner of the money in Ondo state with cutlasses.

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Two Masquerades Caught In
Ondo Stealing

POLITICS

PDP National Convention: Meet The Two Contenders For The Position of National Publicity Secretary

As the PDP National Convention is fast approaching, it's no longer a news that the Position of the National Publicity Secretary has been zoned to the South-West. Ahead of the Convention scheduled for 30th and 31st of October, 2021, According to the Vanguard, The Two Contenders for the Top Position are

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PDP National Convention: Meet The Two Contenders For The Position of National Publicity Secretary

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 2 Pupils Kidnap In Ondo; Army Hits Back At The Economist Over 'Mighty On Paper' Tag

Gunmen Kidnap 2 School Pupils In Akure Two little girls of nursery and kindergarten classes have been kidnapped in their mother’s car in Akure, the Ondo state capital. The pupils were kidnapped inside their mother’s ash coloured Toyota Camry at Leo area, Akure.

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Today's Headlines: 2 Pupils Kidnap In Ondo; Army Hits Back At The Economist Over 'Mighty On Paper' Tag

POLITICS

3 Top Southern Politicians Disqualified From Contesting Top PDP NWC Positions and The Reason For It

The October 30 and 31st National Convention of the PDP is fast approaching and the party has screened interested party members who want to contest for NWC positions. It is the next step after the party concluded the sale of nomination forms from which it raised over 60 million naira.

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3 Top Southern Politicians Disqualified From Contesting Top PDP NWC Positions and The Reason For It

SOCIETY

NDLEA intercepts 2,060kg Heroin, others at Lagos airport, Ondo, Edo, Kano

. Arrests another fake soldier with drugs; woman who attempted to smuggle skunk hidden in wraps of ‘akpu’ into Agency’s cell for suspect in custody Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have intercepted over 2,060 kilograms of assorted drugs including heroin, methamphetamine, cannabis, tramadol and rohypnol in operations at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos as well as Ondo, Edo, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau and some courier companies.

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NDLEA intercepts 2,060kg Heroin, others at Lagos airport, Ondo, Edo, Kano

POLITICS

2 Southern States That Have Recently Witnessed The Menace Of Herdsmen Despite Open Grazing Ban

Amid the efforts of the Southern governors to ban the open grazing system in the whole of the South given the fact that the deadline which they set apart for the enactment of the anti-open grazing law has elapsed, some Fulani cattle herders have inadvertently been trying to frustrate the efforts of the Southern governors from achieving the sole objective of the anti-open grazing law which was strictly based on security reasons.

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2 Southern States That Have Recently Witnessed The Menace Of Herdsmen Despite Open Grazing Ban

POLITICS

How Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Was Seen Eating Banana With Primary School Pupils In Ondo (Video)

A video of vice president Yemi Osinbajo eating banana with primary school pupils inside a classroom in Ondo state has continued to generate a lot of reactions among Nigerians.Photo credit: Premium Times The incident reportedly occured at Alagbaka Estate Primary School in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. The executive governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu was also with him.

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How Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Was Seen Eating Banana With Primary School Pupils In Ondo (Video)

POLITICS

2 Things May Happen If The Miyetti Allah Group Refuses To Support A Southern Presidential Candidate

As the search for a new leader for Africa’s most populous country and largest economy, Nigeria continues, one of the umbrella bodies of herdsmen in Nigeria, the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, has stated that herders won’t support any southern candidate who is against open grazing should he or she run for president in 2023.

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2 Things May Happen If The Miyetti Allah Group Refuses To Support A Southern Presidential Candidate

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: Lawan Begs FCDA, Ondo Makes COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory

Lawan begs FCDA to rehabilitate dilapidating National Assembly complex The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday appealed to the Federal Capital Development Authority to fix the dilapidated parts of the National Assembly and save it from further roof leakage. Lawan made the appeal at the foundation laying of the permanent office complex of the National Assembly Service Commission.

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Today's Headlines: Lawan Begs FCDA, Ondo Makes COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory

POLITICS

Are Herders Who Flouted The Anti-Grazing Law In Ondo Trying To Enforce The Earlier Vows Of MACBAN?

Amid the open grazing ban that's gradually being actualized in the whole of the Southern region, a current report on ground has revealed how some Fulani herdsmen in Ondo State have recently flouted the law. Photo Credit: The Cable Recall that Governor Akeredolu of Ondo State who happens to be the first Southern governor to ban the open grazing system in his state had signed the law immediately after the deadline expired on September 1sth, and had the Amotekun security operatives enforce the provisions of the law.

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Are Herders Who Flouted The Anti-Grazing Law In Ondo Trying To Enforce The Earlier Vows Of MACBAN?

POLITICS

Governor Obaseki Gives Reason Why Edo Is Yet To Enact Anti-Open Grazing Law

The governor of Edo, Godwin Obaseki, has revealed why his state is yet to pass an anti-open grazing law. According to the governor, having legislation that cannot be enforced and applied is pointless. In May 2021, governors from the southern states met in Asaba, Delta state's capital, and decided to prohibit cattle from grazing in the open across the region.

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Governor Obaseki Gives Reason Why Edo Is Yet To Enact Anti-Open Grazing Law

SOCIETY

Man accused of murdering father over chicken head in Ondo

In Akure, the state capital, the Ondo State Police Command has arrested a 26-year-old man for allegedly killing his 64-year-old father. Godwin Matthew, the suspect, was believed to have carried out the crime after accompanying his father, Audu Matthew, to the property. According to the suspect, his father's decision to give him the chicken head, from the full chicken he was supposed to kill, for his seven-year-old brother drove him to murder his father.

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Man accused of murdering father over chicken head in Ondo

POLITICS

PDP disqualifies Oladipo and two other aspirants from contesting for offices in national committee.

A Screening Sub-Committee in charge of selecting candidates to contest for various offices for the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has disqualified three aspirants from vying for positions in the National Working Committee. The affected persons were: Prof. Wale Oladipo (Osun) who expressed interest in the position of Deputy National Chairman South, Okey Muo-Aroh (Anambra) who expressed interest in the position of National Secretary, and Dr Olafeso Eddy (Ondo) National Publicity Secretary.

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PDP disqualifies Oladipo and two other aspirants from contesting for offices in national committee.

SOCIETY

Two Masquerades arrested for stealing 370,000 naira and a handset worth 32,000 in Ondo (Photos)

Credit: Vanguard newspaper It's no longer news that two masqueraders identified as Sheriff Ojo and Muhammad Lukman have been arrested by the Ondo state Police Command, for allegedly stealing 370,000 naira. The two suspects did not only steal and inflicted injury with cutlasses on one Adinoyi Mohammed (the owner of the money), they also dispossessed him of a handset worth 32,000 naira and a shirt worth 2,500 naira.

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Two Masquerades arrested for stealing 370,000 naira and a handset worth 32,000 in Ondo (Photos)

SOCIETY

Gunmen Kidnap Two Little Girls From Mother’s Car In Ondo

Unknown gunmen kidnapped two little girls in Ondo State, Nigeria. Photo Credit: Google ( Photo of unknown gunmen ). The two girls of kindergarten and nursery classes were snatched from their mother’s car in Akure, Ondo State. The attack occurred at Leo area of Akure, Ondo state, when the victims mother was driving into their compound in their ash coloured Toyota Camry.

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Gunmen Kidnap Two Little Girls From Mother’s Car In Ondo

SOCIETY

KIDNAPPING: Ondo Police Promise To Rescue The Two Children Taken Away In Their Mother's car

Kidnappers have adopted many unthinkable strategies in their operation these days. A woman in Leo Area of Akure, Ondo state was reportedly attacked by some hoodlums who drove her car away with her two children inside right in front of her house. The Ondo State Police command through its PRO, Mrs. Funmilayo Odunlami has confirmed that the incident took place on Saturday night with a promise to recover the car and rescue the children soon.

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KIDNAPPING: Ondo Police Promise To Rescue The Two Children Taken Away In Their Mother's car

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Kidnappers on Rampage In 3 State; Tension As PDP NEC Meets On Zoning Today

Kidnappers on rampage in Lagos, Ondo, Ogun The spate of kidnapping in the last three months across the South-West is becoming worrisome despite the advent of the Western Security Network codenamed Amotekun by the South-West governors. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) Though kidnap cases have been on the increase, Amotekun, in collaboration with the Police, Department of State Service, DSS and other security agencies, have worked round the clock to rescue victims from kidnappers’ dens.

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Today's Headlines: Kidnappers on Rampage In 3 State; Tension As PDP NEC Meets On Zoning Today

POLITICS

Today's Headlines;Tension As PDP NEC Meet On Zoning Today;Kidnappers On Rampage In Lagos, Ondo, Ogun

Photos Credit: Google 2023: Tension as PDP NEC meets on zoning today Ahead of its October 31st national elective convention, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will today, hold an emergency National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting to ratify the recommendation of its zoning committee reached last week.

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Today's Headlines;Tension As PDP NEC Meet On Zoning Today;Kidnappers On Rampage In Lagos, Ondo, Ogun