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Mimiko, Save Us From Perpetual Darkness in Igbodigbo

I wish to appeal to the Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, to urgently intervene to ameliorate the power supply problems confronting the people of Igbodigbo, in Okitipupa Local Government Area. More »

Ondo Pensioners Protest Non-payment, Illegal Deductions of Pension

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners, NUP, Ondo State Chapter, on Tuesday protested the non-payment and illegal deduction of pensions paid to its members. The pensioners, who carried placards with various inscriptions, took More »

PDP Castigates Nwayanwu Over Ondo By-Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ondo State Chapter, on Thursday faulted a statement credited to the National Chairman of the Labour Party (LP), Chief Dan Nwayanwu claiming that the LP candidate in More »

Immunisation : Ondo Govt. Records 111 Per cent Coverage, Says Governor

Gov. Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State said on Thursday that the state recorded 111 per cent coverage in the first round of the 2014 National Immunisation Plus Days. Mimiko said the feat More »

PDP Chieftain Wants Ondo to Support Olusola Oke’s Leadership

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ondo State have been enjoined to identify with the leadership of Chief Olusola Oke,  the party’s governorship candidate in last year’s election, in order More »


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3SC Petition LMC Over Akure Match Disruption


 Shooting Stars FC of Ibadan (3SC) yesterday said it had petitioned the League Management Committee over the disruption of its match with Sunshine Stars of Akure last Saturday.

The 3SC Administrative Officer, Ademola Alabi, made this known in a telephone interview yesterday.

Four European Clubs Scramble for Oboabona

As reports suggesting Sunshine Stars captain Godfrey Oboabona took a swipe at Arsenal FC for inviting him to the Emirates Stadium for trials continue to generate heated arguments, Mike Idoko, the Executive Director of Ondo State Football Agency, has opened up on what actually transpired.

Idoko claims the Super Eagles new kid on the block never for once used foul words on Arsene Wenger or the club in an exclusive with Goal.

Ondo Table Tennis Coach Appeals for More International Competitions

Table Tennis

Ondo State Table Tennis Coach, Adedotun Omoniyi, yesterday urged the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) to engage players with regular international competitions, for them to gain more exposure.

Omoniyi said in an interview in Akure, that regular competitions would help to bring about improvements in the standard and rankings of the players.

Football Scouts From U.K. Storm Akure

The Ondo State Football Agency (ODSFA) announced on Tuesday that scouts from Sheffield United FC of England would be on ground to hunt for talents at the maiden ‘ODSFA Talent Discovery Football League’.

Mike Idoko, the Coordinator of the Agency, disclosed this in Akure, during a stakeholders meeting between the Agency and grassroots coaches at the Akure Township Stadium.

The league is scheduled to begin on Aug. 2.