Adora Namigadde


Adora Namigadde joined WOSU News in February 2017. A Michigan native (sorry Ohio!), she graduated from Wayne State University with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in French.

Before moving to Columbus, Adora reported for 9&10 News, a television station in Traverse City, MI. She was an international election observer in Ghana during the 2012 presidential race and interned at the Embassy of France in the U.S.

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The man accused of fatally shooting two Westerville Police officers has been indicted on charges that carry the possibility of a death sentence.

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The city of Columbus on Wednesday announced several new pieces of legislation that tighten gun regulations, in defiance of the state's ban on local restrictions. Eleven new ordinances aim to close the gap between state and federal weapons laws and to reduce gun violence.

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Columbus officials are all excited about the expansion of the Hilton Columbus Downtown into the city's first 1,000-room convention hotel.

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People of varying ages and professions have all gathered in the Columbus Curling Club on a cold Monday night. They’re here to learn how to play a sport that re-enters the world’s spotlight every four years.

This time, though, the Winter Olympics have already come to a close and the U.S. men’s curling team came away with the gold.

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For the newly-formed Community Safety Advisory Commission, Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther drew members from all corners of the city. 

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Columbus Division of Police has reinstated Officer Zachary Rosen, who was fired by the city of Columbus in July for using "unreasonable" force. 

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The Dublin Police Department has charged 17-year-old Emery Toth with threatening a school shooting.

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The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a potential murder-suicide.

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Another Central Ohio school district is keeping students at home because of a threat.

Groveport Madison Schools Communications Officer Jeff Warner says the district canceled Tuesday classes at all schools because of threats against the district. 

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The Columbus City Council approved a market feasibility study in the Hilltop at Monday night's meeting.