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    Ondo Speaker Dies Of Cancer

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    After battling to regain his health for months, the Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Samuel Adesina finally bowed to the cold hands of death on Tuesday. Adesina who had been in and out of hospitals in the last six months was aged 55. His death had been rumoured late last…

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    Ondo Chief Jailed Over Enviromental Offences

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    A traditional Chief in Ondo kingdom, Bashorun Akinbinu Valentine, has been sentenced to nine months imprisonment for violating various environmental sanitation laws in the town. Chief Valentine, aged 80 years was committed to the sentence by a mobile court sitting in the community. According to the prosecutor, Sanitarian Elizabeth Akinfemisoye, who read the charge sheet before the…

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    Despite Private Operators’ Take Over, Power Supply Worsens

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    Despite the handover by the federal government to private operators, epileptic power supply still persists in the country. ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, Port Harcourt; ISAIAH BENJAMIN, Kaduna; Adebayo Waheed, Ibadan; ALO ABIOLA, Ado-Ekiti; Muazu Elazeh, Katsina; ABUBAKAR SALIHI, Kano; David Akinadewo, Akure; JOSHUA DADA, Osogbo; Chika Izuora, Lagos, and Abu Nmodu, Minna, write on residents’ experience across…

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    Ondo LP, PDP Welcome INEC Action

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    The release of the timetable for the 2015 general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been commended by political parties in Ondo State.  Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Mr Wale Ozogoro, told LEADERSHIP Sunday that it is a welcome development which would spur the party into…

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