News - Governor Rotimi Akeredolu

Youths Protest Paralysis Ondo Government's Activities

1 day ago /
Nation 

Youths from coastal communities of Ilaje and Ese-Odo Local Government Areas of Ondo State, on Monday, protested alleged diversion of funds meant for the oil-producing areas in the state by the Governor Rotimi Akeredolu-led administration.

June 12 Democracy Day Marked In Ondo

6 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian Leaders have been urged to use the celebration of June 12 as Democracy Day to reflect on building young Nigerians for better Future for the country.

Governor Akeredolu Swears-in 4 High Court Judges

4 weeks ago /
Judiciary 

Ondo State now has four new state high court judges. They are Gilbert Olupitan, John Olajide, Ademola Enikuomehin and Temitope Adedipe. While swearing in the new judges in Akure on Monday, the State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu charged them to uphold the tenets of transparency in the judiciary.

Akeredolu Commended For Industrialization Drive

1 month ago /
Business and Economy  

The caretaker chairmen of eighteen local government areas of Ondo State have commended Governor Rotimi Akeredolu for the industrialization drive of his administration in the past two years.

Ondo Workers Threaten Strike

8 months ago /
Nation 

Organised labour in Ondo state has given the state government until Friday this week to pay workers’ leave bonus or be ready for industrial action.

Opeyemi Bamidele, One Other Shot At Ekiti APC Rally

1 year ago /
Politics 

Disaster struck this Friday in Ado Ekiti at a mega rally organised by the All Progressives Congress to welcome the party's Governorship Candidate in the july 14 election Kayode Fayode.

Ondo University Students Protest Fee Hike

1 year ago /
Education 

Students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko in Ondo State, have taken to major streets in Akure, the state capital to protest hike in their school fees.

Governor Akeredolu Signs 2018 Appropriation Bill Of 181 Billion Naira Into Law

1 year ago /
Nation 

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of 181 billion Naira into law. At the budget signing ceremony in Akure, the state's  capital on Tuesday, Governor Akeredolu commended members of the State House of Assembly for its cooperation and speedy passage of the appropriation bill. The Governor...

President Buhari Meets With Obiano, Others

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Briefing reporters after the meeting, Governor Obiano said President Buhari assured him of a free and fair governorship election in Anambra State. Meanwhile, the President held two separate meetings with Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of...

Southwest Governors Meet In Abeokuta, Resolve To Promote Development

1 year ago /
Nation 

Southwest governors on Monday resolved to continue to work and promote the good values and virtues of the people within the region, irrespective of political affiliations. The governors stated this during the opening session of their quarterly meeting held in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital. The meeting which is coming two months...

Akeredolu Signs N170.8bn Budget, Promises To Improve Capital Expenditure

1 year ago /
Nation 

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has resolved to depart from the practice of expending a disproportionate percentage of budgetary allocations on recurrent expenditure. Governor Akeredolu made the resolution in Akure while signing the 2017 Appropriation Bill into law at the Governor’s Office in Akure. The budget totals N170.85 billion. He said...