Youths should leverage on Not-Too-Young-To-Run law

From Francis Akinnodi, Ondo | Nigerian youths have been urged to leverage on the “Not-Too-Young-To-Run”bill signed into law by the President Muhammadu Buhari to enhance their participations in politics. Engineer Biola Oladapo, gave the advice in Ondo during the People’s Democratic Party Central Senatorial district general meeting held in Ondo city The meeting comprised all […]

Akure Council of Imams tasks muslims on active politics

By Jubril Bada | Active participation in politics with good intention and unity among muslims will enable them to be more relevant and impact meaningfully in the society and the country at large. This was the assertion of Imams and Islamic scholars at the 9th monthly dawah organised by the Council of Imams, Akure land […]

Of the price of nomination forms and Nigerian’s democracy

By Kayode Crown | It is harvest time for political parties in Nigeria. If you are ambitious and want to vie for one position or the other, as it is now, you may have to cough out millions of Naira. INEC has said that it cannot interfere in the internal workings of the political parties […]

Armed robber to die by hanging

By Sunmola Olowookere | N emesis caught up with an armed robber, James Dennis Ofem who was part of a group of armed robbers that robbed motorists on the Ondo/Ore highway. He was recently sentenced to death by hanging following his conviction for conspiracy and armed robbery by an Akure High court. Many motorists have […]

Akeredolu’s strides in industrializing Ondo

Kehinde Adejumo | In line with the desire of Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin  Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN to transform the state’s economy from  being civil service driven to industrialized economy and its unwavering  commitment to the provision of an enabling environment for investors to thrive The  Secretary to Ondo State government, Honorable, Ifedayo Abegunde while […]

Indirect primaries best for Ondo State –Araoyinbo

By Adekola Afolabi | The Majority Leader of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon. Olugbenga Araoyinbo, has declared his total support for the adoption of indirect primary for all elective positions in the state by the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He described the indirect primary as best for the party […]

Buhari’s  achievements  will aid  APC victory – Ogunmolasuyi

By Maria Famakinwa | Achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari at the Federal level and that of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, in Ondo State will aid All Progressives Congress, APC, to win the 2019 general elections. Mr Emanuel Ogunmolasuyi, who a politician said Governor Akeredolu has fulfilled his electioneering campaign promises to the people of Ondo […]

2019:  CAN charges stakeholders on sincerity of purpose

By Evelyn Omotoye | Ahead of 2019 general elections in the country, the National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has told to discharge their duties in all fairness and sincerity and give a level playing ground for all to ensure the emergence of the popular wish of the people. The Ondo State Chairman of the Christian […]

NWPL: Osun babes  host Sunshine Queens

By Femi Atolagbe | Nigeria women premier league resumes, as the league leader Sunshine Queens Fc will today (Wednesday) lock horn with Osun babes in the much anticipated second stanza of the women Elite league in Nigeria. The match is scheduled for 2pm, at the Oshogbo township stadium, the capital city of the state of […]

NFF confirms Lookman switch of allegiance to Super Eagles

By Femi Atolagbe | Everton ace Ademola Lookman has pledged his senior international future to Nigeria ahead of England according to a chieftain of the Nigeria Football Federation ( NFF). Owngoalnigeria.com sort clarification on reports about his switch of allegiance and the NFF bigwig, who spoke on the condition of anonymity confirmed the switch is […]