The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has urged the State Command of the Nigeria Police to take adequate measures to secure Correctional Homes across the State. The governor said, “This becomes very compelling in view of the disturbing trend of incessant attacks on Correctional Homes in some States that border Ondo State. […]

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has granted the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) approval to take over the reconstruction of 21 federal roads across the country. It was stated in a council meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the presidential villa, Abuja on Wednesday. Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, who disclosed […]

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned the general public about the antics of fraudsters trying to defraud innocent people through fake eNaira social media handles. This has resulted to the removal of eNaira wallet from Google Playstore barely 48 hours of its launch. The ratings of eNaira Speed wallet on Apple App Store have […]

Editor, Smile Igbekele Old students of Igbotako Community Grammar School, Igbotako in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State have been admonished to relieve the parents by taking over government levy commonly known as P.T.A levy. Igbotako based legal practitioner, Barrister Oluremi Olabiwonnu gave this admonition while performing the swearing in ceremony for the pioneering […]

An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure, the State Capital has resolved a dispute over ownership of land hosting the State-owned Araromi Obu Rubber plantation in favour of Ikale comprising Okitipupa and Irele Local Governments in Ondo South Senatorial District. The court presided by Justice Olanrewaju Akeredolu granted the customary ownership of the expanse […]

Engr. Sam Ayadi Yala, the Director of Studies , Yala Matrix Schools along Igbodigo road, Okitipupa has said his decision to establish Yala Matrix Schools was borne out of his desire to give back to the society. Engr. Ayadi who retired as a Director from Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), spoke earlier yesterday on the […]

It was a jolly session at Ode Aye, in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State on Saturday when XLEM Club of Nigeria celebrated 3 of its members. The event that took place at the residence of president of the club, Engineer Niyi Ogunwa Oboli, FCA had the trio of Comrade Oluwarotimi Adeyehun and Ilemobayo […]

-Steve Ovirih. The President of Ikale World Congress (IWC), an association of Ikales in the Disapora, Chief Dayo Ayebo visited Awawa FM Radio Station yesterday. Chief Ayebo is in Nigeria as a follow-up mission after the Ikale Security Observer Summit which held at Gen. Bajowa’s residence at Igbotako this day last month. In an exclusive […]

The Proprietress, Oluwatoyin Catering and Hotel Management, Okitipupa, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Akintelure has said that as the labour market is becoming explosives, young graduates should be ready to struggle, not only to be self employed, but be employers of labour. Mrs. Akintelure offered this counselling yesterday as her trainees engaged in the first practical at her […]

The Jagunmolu of Ikaleland and Ojagbulegun from The Source, Prince Dr (Gen) Olu Bajowa, OFR has on behalf of his affable wife, the Regent of Ayeka kingdom, HRH, Princess Barr Oluyemi Bajowa and himself as the Chairman of Awawa Communications Limited, he expressed their hearty congratulations on the occasion of the birthday anniversary of the […]

Another laurel was added to the plethora of recognition awards that have come the way of the Regent of Ayeka kingdom, Her Royal Highness, Barr. Oluyemi Bajowa as The National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools ( NAPPS), Irele Local Government chapter dedicated a special one for the Regent while marking its 2021 NAPPS Day. […]

Some Monarchs in Ondo State have called out for urgent need to tackle the increase of insecurity in the Northern Senatorial District of the State. The Monarchs from Ikaram, GedeGede and Ajowa, in Akoko Northwest Local Government Area have appealed to the Police to draft more personnel to the area in order to effectively curb […]

The Ondo State Government has released the results of the 2021 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for Junior Secondary School students (JSS3) in the state. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science & Technology, Mrs. Lola Amuda said candidates/schools could henceforth access their results on, using their registration pin number(s). The Basic Education Certificate […]

It was a joyful celebration at the Apostolic Church Okitipupa Area Headquarters Lebi at the induction service of the first Area Superintendent of LAWNA Territory, Pastor Paul Oluwafemi Oloruntoba and his wife, Deaconess Oloruntoba. The newly inducted Area Superintendent, Pastor Oloruntoba cannot hide his joy and appreciation to God. He glorified God for the great […]

The Jagunmolu of Ikaleland and the Ojagbulegun from the Source has congratulated Mr. Martins Oloja on his elevation and appointment as the Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of the Guardian Newspapers. In a statement personally signed by General Bajowa and made available to newsmen, the Chairman of Awawa Communications Limited noted that Mr. Martins Oloja’s new […]

Parents Teachers Association (PTA) and other stakeholders have appealed to the government and all concerned groups and individuals to come to the rescue of the management of Idepe High School, Ode-Idepe to rehabilitate hall of the school and other buildings that were destroyed by rainstorm yesterday Wednesday. Among those who called for assistance were Principal […]

-News Editor, Smile Igbekele n a related development, the Secretary to the Ondo State Government, Princess Catherine Oladunni Odu has congratulated Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on his victory at the Supreme Court on Wednesday 28th July, 2021. The first female Secretary to the State Government (SSG) featured in a live programme on Awawa94.1 FM Radio, Ayeka […]

Story covered by Awawa Reporters- Oluwasegun Isaac, Damilola Adetemihin and SIWES student Oluchi Nodobu. The beauty behind a meritorious service to ones father land is always appreciated when such Civil Service worker attains retirement point and colleagues converge to celebrate him or her. As two (2) Teachers on Thursday, 24th June, 2021, disengaged from Service, […]

Steve Ovirih Gen. Olu Bajowa ( RTD) has notified the general public and Drew their attention to the fact that a security alert trending in the social media did not emanate from him as purported. in some quarters. In a special release signed by Gen. Olu Bajowa and made available to Awawa FM, the Jagunmolu […]

Ondo State Deputy Governor, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa has declared that regular training and retraining play a vital role in the growth of one’s life and profession. Aiyedatiwa made this submission when the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners( NITP) led by their National President, Town Planner Olutoyin Ayinde and his team paid him a courtesy visit […]

The Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stated that an allegation by a former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, that the Governor of Ekiti State and presidential aspirant of the party, Dr Kayode Fayemi, once asked him to rig an election in his favour has […]

Hundreds of APC members loyal to a former lawmaker , Senator Magnus Abbe, thronged the premises of the secretariat , alleging hijack of state Assembly aspirants screening and ward / state delegate selection. The aggrieved party members said they arrived at the Secretariat around 6.00 am only to meet the gate under lock and key. […]

Addressing the newly sworn-in commissioners at the Government House, Minna, Bello said they were selected to serve based on their wealth of experience. The governor explained that considering the fact that the administration is about to come to an end, they must put in their best in their various ministries to open more opportunities for […]

It would be recalled that students from various universities in the country, particularly in the South West have taken to the major roads and blocking the highways to protest the strike embarked on by Academic Staff Union of Universities ,ASUU, which has crippled academic activities in the past few months. Speaking with newsmen on Wednesday, […]

The three men are Olowoniyi Bamidele,39,Erinsakin Oluwatosin 32 and Fapetu Oluwatosin, 40. On the Charge sheet, Olowoniyi was alleged to be in possession of a double barrel gun with twenty three cartridges which is contrary to and punishable under section 3 of robbery and firearms Special Provision Act cap 174 laws of Ondo State 2006. […]

-Steve Ovirih The State Coordinator , Nigeria Broadcasting Commission ( NBC ) Ondo State , Mrs. Olubunmi Kehinde has appreciated the proprietor and the management team of Awawa 94. 1 FM , describing the radio station as one that is up to standard in terms of state of the art broadcasting equipment deployed in broadcasting […]

The infant, a baby girl was found unclothed, with mud and sands spluttered around her, shortly after the morning rain. The infant after been discovered has been moved to the State Specialist Hospital in Okitipupa Local Government area where she has been kept under observation and is equally receiving treatment. Responding to the incident, Mrs […]

-Steve Ovirih The Lord Bishop, Diocese of Oke Osun, Rt. Revd Oluwagbenro Fabuluje has advised indigenes and residents of Osun State to vote according to their conscience and should not be swayed by money politics in the forthcoming gubernatorial election in Osun State. Rt. Revd. Fabuluje who fielded questions from Awawa FM Reporter , Steve […]

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