Tag Archives: Ondo

Following the reports that Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu advocated for the legalisation of Cannabis, urging the Federal Government to subscribe to that view. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said it never advocated the growth of cannabis sativa for medicinal purpose or economic gain, adding that it had destroyed 3,900 hectares of…

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Psychiatric Patient Puts CMD In Coma, Destroys Hospital Property

The medical staff at Ondo State Neuro-Psychiatric Specialist Hospital, Akure, had to battle to revive the Chief Medical Director, Dr. Akinwumi Akinloye, after an attack by a patient. According to reports, the patient, Folorunsho Olawale, attacked the CMD and nurses on Wednesday night, destroying equipment along the way. The patient was referred to the hospital…

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Lassa Fever: Ondo Announces 2 Deaths, Plateau Quarantines 15 As Senate Votes Against Rat Poison Distribution

At least 15 persons, most of them relatives of a would-be bride have been quarantined in a community in Plateau State after the bride died of ailment suspected to be Lassa Fever. Miss Nandi Audu of Ting, a community in Kombun district of Mangu Local Government Area, died last Saturday while arrangements for her wedding…

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