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Banks, POS operators shut down operations in Ondo as naira scarcity worsens

Nigeria, Feb. 10 -- Residents of Ondo State are calling for an end to the Federal Government's new naira swap policy, saying it has brought them untold hardship. After pockets of protests in the stat... Read More


Naira Re-design: Ondo drags FG before Supreme Court, applies to join Kaduna, Zamfara, Kogi suit

Nigeria, Feb. 10 -- The Ondo State Government has filed a suit at the Supreme Court urging the court to stop the federal government from implementing the policy on redesign of the naira and reducing d... Read More


Ondo APC suspends campaigns as protests continue over cash, fuel scarcity

Nigeria, Feb. 8 -- The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State has suspended its campaigns for the general elections amid protests over the effects of the implementation of the naira re-design p... Read More


How herders unleashed mayhem on Ondo communities, killed residents - Amotekun

Nigeria, Feb. 7 -- The police said the security agencies have deployed officers to Molenge and Arimogija communities in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State after suspected cattle herders allegedly... Read More


Apprentice kills master, dumps body in well in Ondo

Nigeria, Feb. 3 -- The police in Ondo State have taken into custody a 20-year-old apprentice who allegedly killed his master and dumped the corpse in a well. The incident occurred in Imafon in the Ak... Read More


Petrol sells at N700 per litre in Akure black market, not available at filling stations

Nigeria, Feb. 1 -- Prime Motor Spirit, also known as petrol, is now selling at N700 per litre at unofficial sale points in Akure and neighboring towns in Ondo State, as the scarcity of the product bit... Read More


Lassa Fever: Ondo records eight deaths, 106 infections in 2023

Nigeria, Jan. 31 -- Ondo State has recorded eight deaths this year from 106 confirmed cases and 268 suspected cases of Lassa fever infections, the state government said in Akure on Sunday. The Specia... Read More


How Ifa priest's death while consorting with pastor's wife threw community into confusion

Nigeria, Jan. 31 -- The curtains were about to be drawn on New Year's Day celebrations in Ikere Ekiti as the evening wore on. Although it was a Sunday evening when residents usually have fun at differ... Read More


Fayemi sues Arise Tv, Ekiti politician for defamation, demands N500million

Nigeria, Jan. 30 -- A former governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has sued a former senatorial aspirant in the state, Kayode Otitoju, and Arise Television for alleged defamation of character and ma... Read More


Eleven burnt to death in Ore road accident

Nigeria, Jan. 29 -- Eleven persons were burnt to death on Sunday in a road accident at the Soka Bridge in Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State. The accident was a collision between a heavy... Read More