“We’re still studying Apex Court Decision on Abraham vs Akeredolu”

“We’re still studying Apex Court Decision on Abraham vs Akeredolu”

By: Ade Adeleke The first runner-up in the September 3 2016 governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state, Dr Olusegun Abraham has expressed optimism that he will get justice in a suit challenging the victory of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu over the party’s ticket, pleading with the people to remain hopeful on his case in court. In a statement issued by his Special Assistant on political matters, Olatunde Azeez and made available…

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How four Students died Mysteriously on Mango Tree in Akure

How four Students died Mysteriously on Mango Tree in Akure

By: Ade Adeleke Temitayo Oluwole, the Senior Prefect of Ijo Mimo High School in Akure, the Ondo State capital died mysteriously over the weekend after falling from a mango tree in the school premises. A source at the school who confirmed the incident, said this is the fourth time students would be falling from the mango tree whenever they are sent by their teachers to pluck mango. The late student, Temitayo Oluwole was said to…

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Army Appoints New Commander for Akure Artillery Brigade

Army Appoints New Commander for Akure Artillery Brigade

By: Ade Adeleke The Nigerian Army has deployed a new Brigade commander to Thirty-two Artillery Brigade, Owena Barracks Akure. He is Brigadier General Zakari Abubakar who took over from Brigadier General James Ataguba who had been recently redeployed to Land Forces Simulation Centre as the Director, Training and Operations. This is contained in a Press statement issued by the Command’s spokesman, Captain Victor Olukoya The outgoing commander, Brigadier General James Ataguba in his valedictory speech…

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Why “Asiwaju Tinubu School of Thought” is set up – Educationist

Why “Asiwaju Tinubu School of Thought” is set up – Educationist

By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo state-based Educationist, Prince Peter Fasau has urged the federal government to accept a call by the APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on the need for government not to increase the Value Added Tax (VAT) to prevent the masses from economic hardship. Prince Fasua told newsmen in Akure while speaking on the Birthday celebration of the APC National leader, that the call by Tinubu was a patriotic one because an…

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Crisis looms as AAUA imposes ‘No Registration, No Exam’ policy, N10,000 fine

Crisis looms as AAUA imposes ‘No Registration, No Exam’ policy, N10,000 fine

By: Ade Adeleke Students’ revolt is again looming at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) over the decision of the management of the school to impose more financial burden on them. In a circular released by the University’s authorities, students who are yet to pay their recently hike tuition will be additional #10,000 for late registration and whoever that do not pay to register would not be allowed to write first semester 2018/2019 examination, tagged…

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Man runs mad at Market Square, Climbs Mast in Nakedness

Man runs mad at Market Square, Climbs Mast in Nakedness

By: Ade Adeleke There was a mild drama yesterday at Sango Market area in Ibadan, Oyo state when a middle aged man suddenly lost consciousness and started removing his clothes. In nakedness, the man ran into the back of the compound of a commercial bank in the area and climbed to the top of the mast there and stayed there for up to thirty minutes before he suddenly jumped on the bank’s roof. It was…

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Consume ‘Ewedu’ vegetable regularly to stop Cancer – says Expert

Consume ‘Ewedu’ vegetable regularly to stop Cancer – says Expert

By: Ade Adeleke Olugbenga Jagun, a nutritionist at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital ( UATH), Gwagalada, has said that jute leaf known as ‘Ewedu’ can prevent cancer and coronary diseases due to its richness in antioxidants and phytochemicals. Jagun said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja. The jute leaf is one of the common African leafy vegetables cultivated in gardens and farms for home use…

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Medical Equipment Distribution: We target People’s Health needs – Akeredolu

Medical Equipment Distribution: We target People’s Health needs – Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, today vowed that his administration will continue to work towards meeting the health needs of the citizenry, just as he distributed another set of multi – million naira medical equipment to 300 primary healthcare facilities across the 18 local government areas of the state. Governor Akeredolu described the equipment as necessary in order to improve the diagnostic and therapeutic capacity of the primary health care facilities…

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How General Ataguba helped to Stop kidnapping in Ondo State -Akeredolu

How General Ataguba helped to Stop kidnapping in Ondo State -Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo state governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has acknowledged efforts of the outgoing commander of the 32 Artillery Brigade, Brigadier General James Alilu Ataguba for successfully coordinating all the security agencies to chase out criminal especially kidnappers out of the state. The governor who said that the state was having security issues especially the activities of kidnappers who had taken over the roads before Ataguba was posted to the state said he played…

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Buildings Collapse: 16 Houses Marked for demolition in Akure

Buildings Collapse: 16 Houses Marked for demolition in Akure

By: Ade Adeleke Following incessant collapse of buildings in the country, the ondo state government in its commitment to safeguarding the lives of its people goes tough on dilapidated and partially collapsed buildings in the state. 16 dilapidated houses have therefore been marked for demolition and Quit Notices issued to the occupants after due sensitization on the need for such. The 16 houses are around Oyemekun rd, Gbogi street, lgboliki, odi- olowo, lsolo, Ijomu and…

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