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Amotekun, club owner bicker over sealing off of nightclub

Nigeria, Sept. 7 -- The owner of Bola Komo Night Club in Akure, Ondo State, has rejected claims by the Ondo State Security Network Agency, known as Amotekun, that it secured a court order to seal off ... Read More


Policeman 'killed' as robbers attack bullion van

Nigeria, Aug. 25 -- A mobile police officer was allegedly shot dead after robbers attacked a bullion van in Ore, Ondo State, on Wednesday. One other person was killed in the attack. Witnesses said t... Read More


COVID-19: Two septuagenarians die in Ekiti after 'reporting late for treatment'

Nigeria, Aug. 24 -- The Ekiti State Commissioner for Health, Oyebanji Filani, has explained how two septuagenarians and a 45-year-old woman died of COVID-19 infection in the state. The commissioner s... Read More


COVID-19: Ekiti shuts down eateries, bank over protocol breach

Nigeria, Aug. 23 -- For violating the COVID-19 protocols, Ekiti State COVID-19 Task Force monitoring and enforcement team has sealed off two popular eateries and a bank in Ado-Ekiti. The eateries and... Read More


Afenifere tackles Buhari on plan to reclaim grazing reserves

Nigeria, Aug. 20 -- The pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has rejected the move by President Muhammadu Buhari to recover 368 grazing reserves in 25 states of the federation, saying it is a ... Read More


Lassa Fever: Nigeria's death toll rises to 73

Nigeria, Aug. 20 -- The rage of the Lassa Fever virus is still very much around despite torrential rains, as Edo and Ondo states record more infections with attendant deaths. With two deaths recorded... Read More


Akeredolu bans quarry-owners from operating

Nigeria, Aug. 18 -- A showdown between the Ondo State Government and the Association of Tippers and Quarry Owners of Nigeria is unfolding, following the latter's unilateral increase of the price of sh... Read More


BREAKING: Federal lawmaker, Adedayo Omolafe, is dead

Nigeria, Aug. 16 -- The lawmaker representing Akure South/North Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Adedayo Omolafe, is dead. A source close to his family said he had severe medical... Read More


Kidnapping continues in Ekiti with abduction of farmer

Nigeria, Aug. 9 -- The police in Ekiti have confirmed the kidnap of a farmer in Ikole Ekiti, Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State. The farmer, who is yet to be named, was kidnapped on Sunday ev... Read More


One dead in Ondo boat mishap

Nigeria, Aug. 8 -- At least one person has died in a boat mishap in Idiogba community, in Ilaje local government area of Ondo state. The boat, which left Awoye on Saturday for Igbokoda market, was sa... Read More