Category: Ondo

ONDO SUSPENDS 100 MAGISTRATES

Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Judicial Service Commission has suspended some magistrates serving in the state judiciary over impropriety in the process of their appointments. It was gathered that most of the affected magistrates were allegedly appointed by the immediate past administration of Dr. Olusegun Mimiko. A source told […]

AGAIN GUNMEN ABDUCT TRAVELLERS IN ONDO

No fewer than five travellers were reportedly abducted by some gunmen in Oba Akoko, in the Akoko South-West Local Government Area of Ondo State on Friday. According to a source, the victims were coming from Lagos State in Toyota Highlander and heading for Abuja, when they were snatched by the […]

ONDO ASSEMBLY CLEARS 18 NOMINATED AS COMMISSSIONERS

THE Ondo State House of Assembly yesterday confirmed the 18 commissioner-nominees to man the ministries. The screening was held after its plenary, presided over by Speaker Bamidele Oleyelogun. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), on July 31, transmitted a list of the commissioner-nominees, identified as technocrats, professionals and politicians, to the Assembly […]

ONDO WORKERS REJECT MODULATED SALARIES

Labour unions in Ondo State have kicked against the state government’s plan to pay fractional parts of their outstanding salaries and pensions from the second tranche of the Paris Club fund. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), in July, confirmed the receipt of N7.6 billion by the state as part of the […]