Tag archive for ‘Ondo State’
By admin On Monday, December 9th, 2019

Crisis Looms Between Ilaje,Ijaw Communities Over Discovery Of Oil In Ondo, Delta Borderline

Rotimi Akeredolu (Governor of Ondo State) and Ifeanyi Okowa (Governor of Delta State) LAGOS DECEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Crisis is brewing between the Ilaje community of Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State and More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Shell Donates Modern Geophysical Equipment Accesseries to OAU

L-R: General Manager, Exploration, Shell Petroleum Development Company ofNigeria (SPDC), Mr. Daniel Agbaire; Occupant of the SPDC Professorial Chairin Geology at OAU, Professor (Mrs.) Mary Olowokere; Acting Vice More...

By admin On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

Cracks Deepen as APC Tinubu and His Loyalists Shun Ondo Campaign Rally

Tinubuinubu,APC,Campaign,Ondo State LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tinubu has handed his party the cold shoulder just before Ondo settles for its next Governor. There’ll be no prizes for guessing why? Tinubu More...

By admin On Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Jimoh Ibrahim Declares Self Ondo PDP Gov Candidate, Accuses INEC Official of Demanding $1m Bribe

Jimoh Ibrahim LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Factional candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the Ondo State governorship election, Jimoh Ibrahim, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, More...

By admin On Friday, August 12th, 2016

Ondo: Hungry Nigerians Butcher Stranded Giant Whale in Ilaje

LAGOS AUGUST 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A huge Whale made the greatest mistake of its life by getting stranded on the shores of Enu-Ama beach, in Ilaje area of Ondo state as hungry residet of the community bounced on More...

By admin On Monday, July 4th, 2016

Okada Rider Absconds With 19 Years Old Female Student

Moyinoluwa LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A resident of Owo Local Government in Ondo State, Mr. Bola Abdulkareem at the weekend explained how his 19 year-old child, Moyinoluwa was kidnapped by a yet to be identified More...

By admin On Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Horror as Lifeless Bodies of Husband, Wife Found Dead in Sitting Room

Mr Solomon Arase LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A man, Mr. Femi Oguntunwase, and his wife, Modupe,were found dead in their house in the new site area of Oba Ile town in the Akure North Local Government Area of More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Killers Of Former FUTA Vice Chancellor to Die By Hanging

The two killer of former FUTA Vice Chancellor LAGOS JANUARY 20H (URHOBOTODAY)-An Ondo State High Court in Akure has sentenced two domestic staff members of late Prof. Albert Ilemobade a former Vice-Chancellor of More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Presidency Warns Fayose against Unguarded Out Burst on Federal Allocation

Bbuhari and Fayose LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Presidency has reacted to the recent comment of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose pertaining to September’s federal allocation of N389 billion, by More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Ondo Police Foils Bank Robbery Attempt through Underground Tunnel (PHOTOS)

The underground tunnel LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ondo State Police Command has foiled a robbery attempt on United Bank Africa (UBA) located in Akure, capital of Ondo State. Urhobotoday an online medium More...

By admin On Monday, September 28th, 2015

At Last, Olu Falae Admits Paying Ransom to His Abductors

Olu Falae LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Olu Falae, on Monday confessed that his family paid ransom to his abductors before he was freed on Thursday. He said More...

By admin On Sunday, September 13th, 2015
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EXPOSED; Buhari’s Ministerial List Leaked?

Buhari LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite concerted efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari to keep the list of his would-be ministers close to his chest, the list has become leaked, with a portal authoritatively More...

By admin On Monday, August 31st, 2015

Masquerades Invade Church in Ondo State, Flog Pastors, Worshipers

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)A Church service was reportedly disrupted by four masquerades who flogged the pastors and the worshipers in Epinmi Akoko area of Ondo state. One of the masquerades, Tunde Arohunmolase More...

By admin On Monday, July 6th, 2015

Police Nab 4 Ikorodu Banks’ Robbers with Bundles of Naira Notes…Acquire JEEPS, Landed Property

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four members of the robbery gang, which unleashed terror on two commercial banks in the Ipakodo, Ikorodu area of Lagos two weeks ago, have been arrested by the police. Our More...

By admin On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Delta: Is Ogboru Contemplating Dumping Labour Party for APC?

Chief Great Ogboru LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Information reaching URHOBOTODAY has revealed that four time governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru may decide to dump Labour Party to All Progressive More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Ondo Law Makers Sack Deputy Governor, Ali Olanusi

Ali Olanusi LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ondo State Deputy Governor, Ali Olanusi, was impeached on Monday morning by members of the state House of Assembly.? Twenty two of the 26 members of the Assembly supported More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Afenifere Endorses Jonathan ……Reinstate Commitment to Implement CONFAB’s Decision

President Goodluck Jonathan coasting on…….PDP,Seinde Arogbofo,CONFAB LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, in Akure, on Tuesday night endorsed the second term presidential More...

By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Toyota Donates Vehicles in Support of Nigerian Educational Dev

LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Toyota South Africa Motors recently donated nine vehicles to Toyota Nigeria Limited for the sole purpose of augmenting education and training in this area. This donation is in More...

By admin On Friday, April 25th, 2014

Ondo State: N619m Cannabis Set Ablaze in Akure

LAGOS 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has publicly destroyed 86,779.1kg of cannabis worth six hundred and nineteen million (N619,000,000) naira. The burning took place in Akure, More...

By admin On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

Rep Accuses Orubebe of Embezzling N110m Constituency Fund

Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS MARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Albert Akintoye, Friday, alleged that the former minister of Niger Delta Ministry, More...

By admin On Sunday, October 6th, 2013

Feyi Agagu: How We Survived Crash, Says He was not Comfortable Boarding the Plane

Feyi Agagu LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-If individuals took their instincts more seriously, perhaps, the tragedy of last Thursday involving the embalmed body of late Governor Olusegun Agagu of Ondo State and More...

By admin On Friday, October 4th, 2013

Despite Plane Crash, Agagu’s Family, Associates to Proceed with Burial Today

Crash Secne LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The family and associates of the late Olusegun Agagu, former Ondo State Governor, have stated their intention to proceed with his burial on Friday as scheduled. In fact, More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

JAMB Sets 2015 Deadline for Phasing Out Paper and Pencil Examination Method

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has given 2015 as the deadline for phasing out the paper and pencil method of examination in the country. The Board advised More...

By admin On Friday, September 13th, 2013

BREAKING NEWS:Former Ondo State, Olusegun Agagu Slumps and Died.

Olusegun Agagu LAGOS SPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former governor reportedly died at his Ibadan residence in Oyo State around 6 PM Nigerian time some 24 hours after returning from vacation in the US. Director More...

By admin On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

PDP Chieftain Cautions Jonathan over Rivers Crisis

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Hon. Isaac Kekemeke has advised President Goodluck Jonathan to stop stoking the crisis in Rivers State. Kekemeke, More...