• Osun releases N797 million to new local councils, others

    Osun releases N797 million to new local councils, others

    According to reports, the Governor of the State of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, has approved the release of a sum of N797 million as take-off grant to the newly created Local Council Developments Areas, Area Councils, and Administrative Offices in the state.

    The funds approved by the governor also included the Stabilisation Funds to the existing Local Government Areas of the state.

    A statement by the Director, Bureau of Communication and Strategy in the Office of the Governor, Semiu Okanlawon, gave the breakdown […]

  • PDP clears all councils over Ondo LG poll

    PDP clears all councils over Ondo LG poll

    Candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday’s local government election in Ondo State have been de­clared winners in both the councillorship and chair­manship elections held in all the 18 local govern­ment areas of the state.

    The main opposition party in the state, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Social Democratic Party (SDP) boycotted the election.

    Chairman of Ondo State Independent Electoral Commission (ODIEC), Prof. Olugbenga Ige, who announced the results of the election at ODIEC head office in Akure […]