115 results found for ��Rotimi Akeredolu

NGO donates N3m to victims of Owo Catholic Church attack

 AN NGO, Liberal Platform Foundation, on Wednesday donated the sum of N3 million for the treatment of the victims of June 5 terror attack at St.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Oba Ajibade Ogunoye, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Pa Ademola Ijabiyi, Pastor Femi Akinlabi, Mrs Bukola Oluderu, Mr Kunle Ogunmola, Mrs Toyin Adegbenro

Osun 2022: APC constitutes 86-member campaign council

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has constituted an 86-member National Campaign Council for the Osun Governorship Election. This is contained in a statement issued by Sen. Abdullahi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress,Gov. Simeon Lalong,Rotimi Akeredolu,Gov. Ben Ayade,Gov. Gboyega Oyetola,Gov. Mohammed Matawalle

Ohanaeze Ndigbo wants zoning of the presidency in the Constitution

 THE Council of Elders, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, has said that rotating the country’s presidency within its six geo-political zones should be made constitutional for equity, justice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Amb. Okey Emuchay, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide

APC’s committee visits Ondo State over Owo massacre

THE National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) paid a condolence visit to Ondo State on Tuesday over the June 5 bandits’ attack... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Sen. Iyiola Omisore, ISWAP, Hon. Lucky Aiyedatiwa,

Owo terror attack: Akeredolu extends mourning period in Ondo

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has extended the mourning period in the state to Wednesday. This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Richard Olatunde,Chief... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 21 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Owo terror attack was a message to South-West, says Soyinka

NOBEL Laureate and renowned playwright, Prof . Wole Soyinka, has described the attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, where many worshippers were killed,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Prof . Wole Soyinka

Owo attack: No enough will to tackle insecurity, says ex-military commander

A former commander (Special Task Force), Operation Safe Haven in Jos, Plateau State, Major Gen. Henry Ayoola (retd.), has said the government lacks the decisive will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Major Gen. Henry Ayoola

U.S. condoles with Akeredolu over Owo Church attack

THE U.S. has condoled with Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State over the last Sunday terrorist attack at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owaluwa Street, Owo. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Richard Olatunde,

Gov. Akeredolu laments killing of 22 worshipers in Owo attack

EIGHTY persons were involved in Sunday’s attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu said in Akure on Tuesday. “The most unfortunate part... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: St. Francis Catholic Church, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

2023: Nigeria needs economic, political genus like Tinubu — APC S/Africa

ALL Progressives Congress (APC), South African Chapter says Nigeria needs an economic and political genius like Sen. Bola Tinubu to achieve its dream in 2023 general... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 89 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Mr Bola Babarinde, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu

Yoruba group lauds Tinubu’s N75m donation to victims of attack at worship place

THE Yoruba Ronu, a socio-political group on Tuesday lauded Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for his N75 million donation to victims of Sunday’s attack at a worship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Yoruba Ronu, All Progressives Congress (APC), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,

Consensus candidate: Abdullahi Adamu on a frolic of his own, says Akeredolu

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and Chairman, Southern Governors’ Forum says Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of APC, was on a frolic of his own... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, APC

Owo killing: Ooni condemns gruesome massacre, says Yorubas have capacity to defend themselves

 THE Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has condemned the gruesome massacre of worshippers at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owa-luwa, Owo, Ondo State on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Otunba Moses Olafare, Gov Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Oba Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III,

Owo attack, attempt to instigate religious hatred- Northern governors

THE Northern Governors Forum has described the Sunday attack on worshippers at the St. Francis Catholic Church,  Owo, Ondo State as an attempt to instigate religious... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Dr Makut Macham, Mr Simon Lalong

NGF donates N50m to victims of Ondo Catholic Church attack

THE Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has donated N50 million to victims of the attack on Sunday at the St. Francis Catholic Church, Owa-luwa Street, Owo Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Jude Arogundade, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, John Kayode Fayemi

Owo attack: Tinubu donates N75m to victims, church

A National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, has donated N75 million to the victims of Sunday’s gunmen attack on St. Francis... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Oba Ajibade Ogunoye, Rotimi Akeredolu, Bola Tinubu

Owo attack: Akeredolu directs flags to fly at half-mast for 7 days

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has directed that flags should be flown at half-mast in all public buildings, facilities and official residences for seven days in honour of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Richard Olatunde, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Gov. Obaseki condemns Owo attack, condoles with Akeredolu, victims’ families

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has condemned, in the strongest terms, the weekend’s attack on worshipers at St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State. The governor’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 23 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Rotimi Akeredolu, Crusoe Osagie,

Owo killings: Pilgrims commission boss condemns killings, commiserates with Ondo Govt

THE Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev  Yakubu Pam, has condemned the killings of Catholic faithful at Saint Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo  state on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Celestine Toruka, Rev  Yakubu Pam

Oyetola condemns attack on Owo Catholic Church

GOV. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun has condemned the killing of worshippers at St Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, on Sunday. This is contained in a statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Funke Egbemode, Adegboyega Oyetola

Owo attack, barbaric — Makinde

GOV. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has described the attack on worshipers at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, which left many dead, as barbaric... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Moses Alao, Seyi Makinde

Obi mourns victims of Ondo explosion, condemns violence

  THE Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Former Governor Peter Obi, has expressed shock over the terror attack that rocked Ondo State, in which many lives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Governor Peter Obi, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

We are ready for APC Presidential Primary – Akeredolu

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has assured that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will have a hitch-free presidential primary election on Monday.   Akeredolu said this in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Richard Olatunde, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

WBD: Embrace cycling for its health benefits — Akeredolu, FRSC urge Nigerians

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has called on civil servants and political appointees to embrace bicycle riding for its health benefits. Akeredolu made the call at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Harry Babatunde, Tunde Ade, Ezekiel SonAllah, Tobi Ogunleye, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Rotate power to South to retain Presidency- Akeredolu tells APC

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC) party to retain power by rotating presidency to the South as it prepares... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Why APC must rotate power to retain power - Akeredolu

ONDO State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu gave tips yesterday to the All Progressives Congress (APC) on how it can hold on to the Presidency after next year’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Governor Ben Ayade, Governor Dapo Abiodun,

Why we suspended free school shuttle bus scheme — Ondo govt

THE Ondo State government on Thursday said that its Free School Shuttle Bus Scheme was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, Mr Tobi Ogunleye, Dr Olusegun Mimiko

2023: let’s unite to ensure victory – parliamentarian urges APC members

HON. Timehin Adelegbe, representing Owo/Ose Federal Constituency, has urged members of the APC in Ondo State to unite to ensure victory for the party in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Wale Akingbade, Timehin Adelegbe

Ondo govt trains 100 youths in fish farming

THE Ondo State Government on Tuesday trained over 100 youths in modern fish farming under its Blue Revolution programme. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Mr Monday Thomas, Mr Olayato Aribo, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa

We are planting trees of prosperity for our children’s future – Akeredolu

AS the world marks the 2022 Children’s’ Day, Ondo State governor, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has described children as precious blessings and heritage of God that must... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Richard Olatunde, WAEC

Akeredolu approves recruitment of 350 into Amotekun corps

ONDO State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has approved the recruitment of 350 persons into the Amotekun Corps to ease the pressure on the Ondo State Security Network.   Akeredolu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Pastor Akin Olotu, Ayodeji Moradeyo, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

#Meffy2023: A Joke Taken Too Far

By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu  IN November 2017, it emerged that the Governor of Nigeria’s Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele, had significant interests in an off-shore company registered in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele,  Rotimi Akeredolu,

Emefiele sues FG, INEC over participation in politics

By Anthony Isibor.   GODWIN Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has sued the federal government and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over their attempt to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Akeredolu, Godwin Emefiele, CBN

2023 Presidency: Resign to pursue your interest, Akeredolu tells Emefiele

GOV. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has called on Mr Godwin Emefiele, Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN), to resign if he has interest in 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, All Progressives Congress, Mr Godwin Emefiele,

2023: Edema withdraws from Ilaje/Ese-Odo House of Reps race

ONE of the leading aspirants for the Ilaje/Ese-Odo Federal Constituency seat in the House of Representatives, Hon. Gbenga Edema, has withdrawn from the race. Edema, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Ayodeji Oyedele, Gbenga Edema

Let’s end zoning suspense, Akeredolu tells APC leaders

ONDO State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu urged the ruling party to make a categorical statement on which zone should produce its next presidential candidate. He said the principle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Chief Edwin Clark,

Speak on zoning now, Akeredolu tells Adamu

ONDO Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has urged the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress(APC) under Senator Abdullahi Adamu to immediately make a pronouncement on which zone... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

2023: It’s the turn of southern Nigeria to produce next president, says Akeredolu

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has called on the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to zone the presidential position to the southern part... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, All Progressive Congress (APC),

2023 – We must thread path of equity by zoning next presidency to South — Southern govs declare

THE Southern Governors, have insisted that the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, must thread the path of equity by zoning the presidency to the Southern... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu

2023 presidency: APC must take a stance on zoning – Akeredolu

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must take a position of zoning. There have been different agitations in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Nasir el-Rufai, Rotimi Akeredolu, Abdullahi Adamu

I am running for the Senate to resuscitate light in Ondo South - Jimoh Ibrahim

THE oil mogul and Igbotako born APC stakeholder, Jimoh Ibrahim, has announced officially his interest in contesting as a Senator to represent Ondo South Senatorial District... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Jimoh Ibrahim, APC, Bode Ikulala, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu

Ondo to support dairy processors to meet demand for local milk products

PASTOR Akin Olotu, Senior Special Assistant to Ondo state Governor on Agriculture Business, said the state government had concluded plans to develop dairy industry to boost... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Akin Olotu, Ondo state Government, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Adekunle John, Food and Agricultural Organizations (FAO), airy Development Operation, Friesland Campina Wamco Nigeria PLC,

NYSC provides free medical services to community in Ondo

THE National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Ondo State on Friday provided free medical services to the people of Oba-Akoko Community in Akoko South West Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Afeez Saka, Catherine Kemi Okupe, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Victoria Ani, Adejoke Fashola, Maj. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim

Your role to sports development is very unique, Ondo Deputy governor to SWAN

ONDO State Deputy Governor, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa, and Chairman of the Management Committee of Ondo State Football Agency (ODSFA), has appreciated the role of sports writers... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Wahab Bankoke, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Civil servant suspended over Akeredolu’s death rumour

ONDO State government, yesterday, suspended a civil servant for reportedly spreading fake news about the purported death of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu. The Head of Service, John Adeyemo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: John Adeyemo, Rotimi Akeredolu

Akeredolu endorses wife’s bid for senate during 41st wedding anniversary

ONDO State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, has declared support for his wife, Betty Anyawu-Akeredolu’s aspiration to contest the Imo East Senatorial election in 2023 as they... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Ondo workers donate 30 motorcycles to Amotekun Corps

ONDO State workers under the Joint Negotiating Council(JNC) on Thursday donated 30 motorcycles to the state Security Network code-named Amotekun Corps. Oluwaniyi Fabunmi, the Chairman of JNC,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Oluwaniyi Fabunmi, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Sunday Adeleye, Nigeria Labour Congress, Amotekun Corps,

More appointees resign in states over Electoral Act

AGALE of resignations is sweeping through states following governors’ directives to political appointees interested in vying for offices in next year’s general election to resign. The governors... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Minister Chris Ngige, Minister Rotimi Amaechi, Donald Ojogo, Rotimi Akeredolu, Mr. Olumbe Akinkugbe,

2023: Resign if you have political ambition, Akeredolu tells appointees

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has directed political appointees and public office holders willing to contest for various positions in the forthcoming general elections to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Princess Oladunni Odu

2023: Why I’m contesting Imo East Senatorial seat – Anyanwu-Akeredolu

Wife of Ondo State Governor, Mrs Betty Akeredolu, says she is running for Imo East Senatorial District election in 2023 to lead the leadership conversation on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Betty Akeredolu, Anyanwu-Akeredolu,

Ondo govt. reiterates commitment to partner FG,stakeholders on food security

ONDO State Government says it will partner relevant agencies to enhance food sufficiency by ensuring massive food production in the state. The Deputy Governor of the State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Olatayo Aribo, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Segun Omojuwa, Lucky Aiyedatiwa

Akeredolu not hospitalised in Germany, says Aide

Mr Richard Olatunde, Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state, has denied a report that the governor was being hospitalised in Germany. Olatunde,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Richard Olatunde, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Women accountants equip school Library in Lagos

SOCIETY for Women Accountants of Nigeria, SWAN, on Tuesday donated books to equip the library of Wesley Girls Secondary School, Yaba towards empowering and promoting reading... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Kehinde Meroyi, Ronke Akeredolu, Nwamara Nnaji

Akeredolu felicitates first female SAN, Folake Solanke at 90

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Tuesday congratulated the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Folake Solanke, on her 90th birthday. Akeredolu in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Richard Olatunde, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Folake Solanke

Outcomes of convention will provide cohesion, stability in APC – Akeredolu

THE governor of Ondo State and chairman, South West Governors’ Forum, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has expressed optimism that the outcome of the just concluded national convention of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Duerimini Isaacs Kekemeke, Christopher Iyiola Omisore, Abdullahi Adamu, Donald Ojogo, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu expresses interest in representing Imo East in Senate

THE wife of Ondo State governor, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has kicked off consultation with stakeholders on her intention to contest the 2023 poll to enable her represent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu,

Wike: Bully or staunch party loyalist? [Viewpoint]

IN the past few days, Nigerians from all walks of life have watched with amazement, the verbal war between two governors who belong to the same... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: APC, Governor Nasir El- Rufai, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Governor Godwin Obaseki,

Akeredolu inaugurates NDPHC power project for Rufus Giwa Polytechnic- Official

ONDO State Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu has inaugurated  a distribution intervention project for the improvement of electricity supply at Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo, Ondo State.    The project  was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: NDPHC, Mr Ife Oyedele, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu,Mr Adesanta Adejokun,

APC convention: Southwest picks Kekemeke, Omisore

SIX days to the All Progressives Congress, APC convention, there is no consensus yet on who will be the national chairman. President Muhammadu Buhari is believed to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Senator Godswill Akpabio, Ali Modu Sheriff, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Farouk Adamu Aliyu, Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazak, Governor Aminu Masari, Donald Ojogo, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Senator Iy

Ondo State APC Chair denies removing Ward Chairman

THE Ondo State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC,  Ade Adetimehin, has denied the allegation that he unilaterally removed a ward chairman. He was accused of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Diran Iyantan, Ade Adetimehin, Wole Ogunji

Ondo State First Lady calls for concerted effort towards breaking gender bias

THE First Lady of Ondo State, Betty Anyanwu –Akeredolu, has called on women, most especially to help change the narratives by properly educating the boy child... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Betty Anyanwu –Akeredolu, Oluwaseun Aiyedatiwa,, Oladunni Odu, Prof. Adebukola Osunyikanmi,

Ondo govt lauds health commission for qualitative healthcare services

THE Special Adviser to Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Health, Prof. Dayo Faduyile, has commended staff of the Ondo State Contributory Health Commission (ODCHC) for their contributions... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Ondo State Contributory Health Commission (ODCHC), Dr Abiodun Oyeneyin,

INEC to Niger Gov: We’re not aware of leadership change in APC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it is not aware of leadership change in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Senior officials of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, John James Akpanudoedehe, Nasir El-Rufai, Abubakar Sani Bello, Mai Mala Buni,

Ondo govt executing 40 road projects in Akure — Commissioner

THE Ondo State Commissioner for Infrastructure, Lands and Housing, Mr Raimi Aminu, says the state government is executing over 40 roads projects in Akure metropolis. Aminu, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Mr Raimi Aminu, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Ondo First Lady urges unity among women in defence of womanhood

MRS. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, wife of Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has called on women across all divides to unite in defence of womanhood. Anyanwu-Akeredolu made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Dr Julianah Osadahun, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Akeredolu Salutes Vice President, Osinbajo at 65

 Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has congratulated the Vice President, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on the occasion of his 65th birthday. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags:  Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

Petrol: Akeredolu joins task force, enforces N165 approved pump price

 GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state on Monday evening, joined the special Task Force Team to ensure compliance with N165 approved pump price of petrol at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags:  Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Mr Richard Olatunde, Dr Doyin Odebowale,

Akeredolu tasks stakeholders, corporate organisations on infrastructural devt. in tertiary institutions

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has called on kind-hearted individuals, relevant stakeholders and corporate organisations to join hands with his administration in developing the infrastructure in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Ondo returns schools to missionaries 46 years after

ONDO State government has returned some schools to their missionary proprietor. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu made the disclosure while receiving the newly inaugurated executives of the Christian Association of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Rev. Father Ansel Ologunwa, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Gov. Akeredolu appoints chairmen, members of boards, commission

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has constituted chairmen and members of the Local Government Service Commission, the state’s Christian Welfare Board and the state’s Muslim... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Mr Richard Olatunde, Mr Ife Iji; Mr Dennis Alonge, Mrs Ronke Ojo, Comrade Bola Taiwo, Rev. Dr John Oladapo, Apostle Charles Ajepe, Pastor Funmilayo Odeyemi, Rev. Father Fid

Ondo State Govt to return mission schools to original owners, says Akeredolu

THE Ondo State Government has expressed its readiness to return both missionary primary and secondary schools to their original owners.   Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu said this on Thursday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Governors decry NNPC zero contribution to federation account

THE Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has decried the zero contribution of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Ltd. to the Federation Account in recent months. Dr Kayode... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd.,Dr Kayode Fayemi,Mr Rotimi Akeredolu,Mr Rasaq Obe,

Akeredolu celebrates Adeboye at 80

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has congratulated the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on his 80th birthday. Akeredolu’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, Richard Olatunde,

Gov. Akeredolu says equity, fairness critical for unity, growth

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, says equitable distributions and access to socio-economic opportunities will ensure growth and unity in the country. The governor made the remarks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Executive Chairman of Federal Character Commission (FCC), Muheeba Dankaka,

Convention: APC North-West stakeholders call for support for Dada as youth leader

AHEAD of the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, slated for March 26, the youth stakeholders from the North-west zone have appealed to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 164 times

Tags: Babajide Sanwo Olu, Babajide Akeredolu, Rabiu Alhassan ElKanawi, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Olusegun Dada

Amotekun not in rivalry with other security agencies, says Akeredolu

GOV.Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Thursday, said that the existence of the State Security Network, Amotekun Corps, was benefiting the state and other major security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 57 times

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Amotekun not in rivalry with other security agencies, says Akeredolu

GOV.Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Thursday, said that the existence of the State Security Network, Amotekun Corps, was benefiting the state and other major security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Gov.Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Nigeria Immigration Service, Dayo Oni.

Immunisation: UNICEF commends Ondo State govt. for impressive coverage

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) office in Akure, the Ondo State capital, has lauded the state government for wide coverage of the maternal and child immunisation. Mrs... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Ada Ezeugwo, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week (MNCHW), Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Ondo State Judiciary generates N165m in 2021

ONDO State’s Judiciary generated N165 million in 2021, the highest revenue generated by Ministries, Departments and Agencies that year. Mr Tolu Adegbie, Chairman, Ondo State Internal Revenue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Mr Charles Titiloye, ustice Williams Akintiroye,Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Mr Tolu Adegbie

Fuel: Don’t create artificial scarcity in Ondo State, Akeredolu tells marketers

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has warned petroleum marketers and fuel station owners to desist from hoarding products and creating artificial scarcity in the state. This... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Lagos commodities exchange strengthens its growth, expansion strategy

LAGOS Commodities and Futures Exchange, LCFE, has screened and registered 39 dealing member firms for trading in commodities electronic receipts as part of its growth and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Akin Akeredolu-Ale, Sam Onukwue, LCFE

Ondo Govt acquires new CIG vehicles, others to boosts security

IN a bid to consolidate its security apparatus, the Ondo State government has acquired new Pickup vans, DFM buses and Light trucks, from the stable of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Lucky Aiyedatiwa, Diana Chen, Jubril Arogundade, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Afenifere backs Akeredolu, insists power must shift to South in 2023

The Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday, expressed full support of Southern Governors’ Forum (SGF)’s position on the need to shift power to the South in 2023,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo, Mr Emmanuel Yawe, Mr Abul-Azeez Suleiman, Comrade Jare Ajayi, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu,

LCFE registers 39 dealing member firms

THE Lagos Commodities and Futures Exchange, LCFE, has registered 39 Dealing Member Firms, DMFs, for trading in commodities electronic receipts as part of its growth and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Sam Onukwue, Allwell Umunnaehila, Akin Akeredolu-Ale

Akeredolu congratulates Fayemi at 57

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has congratulated his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on his 57th birthday. This is contained in a statement issued by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu,

Any party with Northern presidential candidate will lose, Southern governors warn

CHAIRMAN of Southern Governors’ Forum (SGF) and Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, yesterday, warned that any party that fields a northern candidate in the 2023 presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Kennedy Iyere, Ken Robinson, Jaye Ajayi, Ayodele Oni, Abagun Kole Omololu, Dr. Pogu Bitrus, General Collins Ihekire

BRECAN raising future advocates, says Betty Akeredolu

THE wife of the Governor of Ondo State and founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, BRECAN, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has said the Breast Cancer Association of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Tolu Taiwo, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu

BudgIT signs MoU with Ondo State Government to support fiscal transparency

BUDGIT, a foremost civic-tech organisation leading the advocacy for transparency and accountability in Nigeria, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ondo State Government to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Iyanu Fatoba, Tolutope Agunloye, Mr Gabriel Okeowo, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, Oludunni Odu, Lucky Ayedatiwa, Arakurin Olurotimi Akeredolu

We’re committed to recalibrating running of govt. in Ondo – Akeredolu

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has expressed his administration is commitment to recalibrating government for effective and efficient service delivery. The governor, who made this known... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 92 times

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Akungba accident: Akeredolu sympathises with victim’s family

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has received the news of the accident, which claimed the life of a former student of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba-Akoko,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Richard Olatunde, Michael Akiniyi, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

How Senator Alasoadura floored First Lady, son in Akure by-election

DETAILS of the intrigues that played out at Tuesday’s primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the by-election for the Akure North/Akure South federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Dr. Nkem Okeke, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, Hon. Omowunmi Olatunji-Ohwovoriole, Mr. Dennis Fadairo, Hon. Abiodun Derin Adesida, Hon. Sunday Olajide, Mr. Owoyemi Emmanuel Bukola.

North can’t stop South from getting PDP ticket - Wike

THE seeming unity among Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders before and after its convention last October may hit the rock with the tense struggle for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: PDP, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Bala Mohammed, Rotimi Akeredolu, Bukola Saraki, Dr. Raymond Dokpesi, Chief Edwin Clark,

Prof. Faduyile harps on importance of health record officers for healthy society

PROF. Francis Faduyile, the Special Adviser (SA) on Health Matters to Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, says health record officers are major stakeholders in planning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 147 times

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Ondo Govt. tasks health unions on professional harmony

Prof. Francis Faduyile, the Special Adviser ( SA) on Health Matters to Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has tasked different unions in the health sector... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 143 times

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We will not allow criminals to overrun us, says Akeredolu

 Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has said his government would not allow criminals, masquerading as herdsmen, to overrun the state under any guise. Akeredolu, who vowed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 60 times

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Akeredolu implores board members to resist distractions

 Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has implored chairmen and members of the state’s boards and commissions to resist all distractions and focus on the discharge... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 73 times

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Ondo govt donates relief materials to victims of Ose attack

ONDO State Government on Friday donated relief materials to victims of gunmen attack in Molege community in Ose Local Government area of the state. The News Agency... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Dennis Adekunle, Gbenga Akingbasote, NAN, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu

Why 2023 elections may not hold in South West — Ex-YCE President

A former National President of the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Dansaaki Samuel Adeleye Agbede, has expressed his fears that the 2023 elections might not hold... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Oba Nureni Akintola Ajijola Anabi, Dapo Abiodun, Gboyega Oyetola, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Governors Seyi Makinde

Rulling family petitions Akeredolu over Obaship tussle

ONE of the ruling houses at Ore in Odigbo Local Government of Ondo State, the Dero family, has urged Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to save the town... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Tope Temokun, Mrs. Margaret Akinsuroju, Sir Charles Titiloye, Governor Lucky Ayedatiwa

Ondo govt intensifies campaign against open defecation

The Ondo State Government says it has resolved to completely eradicate open defecation in all parts of the state to ensure a cleaner and healthier society. Mrs... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Ondo State Government, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Mrs Yetunde Adeyanju,

National Convention: APC govs insist on February, pass confidence vote on Buni

GOVERNORS of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC rose from their meeting Sunday night in Abuja with a resolution to go ahead with the national convention of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: APC, Dapo Abiodun, Rotimi Akeredolu, Nasir el-Rufai, Yahaya Bello, Dave Umahi, Bello Matawalle, Abubakar Sani Bello, Gboyega Oyetola

APC National Convention will hold in February — Governors

THE Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), an umbrella body of governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has given assurance that the party’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: Rotimi Akeredolu, Niger Abubakar Bello, Kayode Fayemi, Gov. Atiku Bagudu, Dr Salihu Lukman, All Progressives Congress, Gov. Gboyega Oyetola, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Lawyer petitions Akeredolu over Olore Chieftaincy tussle

Mr Tope Temokun, a Lawyer, has appealed to Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State to withdraw the approval for the installation of a new traditional ruler... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Mrs Florence Eliseri, Mr Tope Temokun, Mrs Margaret Akinsuroju, Justice P.A Mahmoud, Justice O.F Omoleye, Justice R.M Abdullahi, Sir Charles Titiloye, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Mr Kenneth Odusola,

APC chieftain calls Ondo Dep. Gov. dependable ally to Akeredolu

Omowunmi Olatunji-Ohwovoriole, an APC Chieftain in Ondo State, has described the state Deputy Governor, Lucky Ayedatiwa, as a dependable ally to Gov.Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Olatunji-Ohwovoriole stated this in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 113 times

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Herdsmen Killings: Don’t resort to self-help - Akeredolu

FOLLOWING the renewed hostilities between farmers and herders, resulting in casualties in Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, yesterday, appealed to the people of the state not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Ondo State, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, Donald Ojogo, Amotekun

Akeredolu committed to restoring electricity to Ondo south, says Commissioner

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State is committed to restoring electricity to the Southern Senatorial Zone, after 14 years of total blackout. The Commissioner of Energy, Mines... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,Mr Razaq Obe, Oba Festus,Oba Olumoyegun Olumoyegun, Oniju of Iju-Odo in Okitipupa

Malami’s many controversies

THE office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice is a creation of the 1999 Constitution under sections 150(1) & (2). The current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

Gov. Akeredolu laments withdrawal of soldiers from correctional centers in Ondo State

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Wednesday in Akure condemned the withdrawal of men of the Nigerian Army from correctional centres in the state. He said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 96 times

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Southwest Governors condemn police officer's disrespect to Sanwo-Olu

...say it's an unacceptable intrusion   ....urge Lagos to  deploy Amotekun now     SOUTHWEST governors have described as unacceptable intrusion police officers disrespect for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos, urging...... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Mr. Babajide Sanwo-olu, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi O. Akeredolu,

Insecurity: Govs Fayemi, Akeredolu, Ikpeazu, Sultan for peace summit

GOVERNORS of Ekiti, Ondo, Abia, Plateau and Niger States; Kayode Fayemi, Rotimi Akerodolu, Okezie Ikpeazu, Simon Lalong, and Abubarkar Bello, have been earmarked for a national peace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: Govs Fayemi, Akeredolu, Ikpeazu, Sultan

Electricity: Akeredolu promises enabling environment for Ondo residents

GOV. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Tuesday promised the state residents of good and enabling environment through the provisions of basic comforts in spite of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 8 months ago | seen 278 times

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Stop branding terrorism as banditry – Gov. Akeredolu warns

GOV. Rotimi Akeredolu, of Ondo State, has warned that the various criminal activities of kidnapping, bombing and assault on the people in parts of the country... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 140 times

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Cancer: Akeredolu’s wife tasks women on regular breast check

 WIFE of Ondo State Governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has advised women to always conduct regular checks on their breasts to prevent the rate of mortalities associated... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu,

Akeredolu’s wife trains 368 girls on solar technology

BETTY Anyanwu-Akeredolu, wife of Gov Oluwarotimi  Akeredolu, says she has spent N130.4 million to provide digital and solar technology training for 368 girls in 2021 The governor‘s... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 403 times

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Kaduna gov’s statement against southern govs devious –Akeredolu

CHAIRMAN of the Southern Governors’ Forum and Ondo Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has taken a swipe at his Kaduna State counterpart, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, for castigating southern... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 287 times

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