Akeredolu Names Panel to probe Araromi Obu/Ikale Land Dispute

Akeredolu Names Panel to probe Araromi Obu/Ikale Land Dispute

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Following the eruption of the violent clash between the people of Araromi Obu and Ikale(Ago-Alaye) which resulted in loss of lives and wanton destruction of properties over land dispute, the Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has constituted a five member Panel of Inquiry. This is contained in a Statement issued by Donald Ojogo, Commissioner for Information and Orientation and made available to SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure on Friday. The members are…

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What Army says about Arrested Soldiers who gang-raped Ondo Varsity’s Student

What Army says about Arrested Soldiers who gang-raped Ondo Varsity’s Student

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigeria Army, Akure, Ondo State has arrested the soldiers who were involved in the alleged rape of a female student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko. The victim, who is said to be a 300-level student of the Department of Religious and African Studies of the university was allegedly gang-raped by some soldiers at a checkpoint in Ikare Akoko,on Wednesday. The student was allegedly forced…

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Pray for 5 Kidnapped RCCG Pastors —G.O Adeboye begs Redeemers

Pray for 5 Kidnapped RCCG Pastors —G.O Adeboye begs Redeemers

……. Five RCCG pastors kidnapped. By: SUNSHINETRUTH Five Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, pastors have been kidnapped by yet unknown gunmen on Thursday. The RCCG pastors were kidnapped along the Ijebu-Ode axis of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The General Overseer of the RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, made the development known on Friday while giving a talk at the Redeemed Camp. According to him, the ministers were kidnapped while they were attending RCCGs Ministers’ Conference in…

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Minimum wage delay: Workers unfairly Treated —Oshiomhole

Minimum wage delay: Workers unfairly Treated —Oshiomhole

By: SUNSHINETRUTH The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has called on organised labour to challenge political leaders to ensure that state resources meet the needs of workers and other Nigerians. Oshiomhole made the call in Abuja at a reception in honour of the Director General, International Labour Organisation (ILO), Mr Guy Ryder. Oshiomhole expressed concern over non-chalant attitude of leaders towards improving the lives of Nigerian workers, and said the…

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JUST IN: Ondo gets new Surveyor-General, three new GMs

JUST IN: Ondo gets new Surveyor-General, three new GMs

By: Oluwatosin Adesola In furtherance of his decision to encourage efficient and hardworking public service workers, Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has approved the confirmation of the following persons as substantive Surveyor-General and General Managers in their respective MDAs. They are: 1. Surveyor W. R. Folahanmi- Ministry of Lands and Housing- Surveyor-General Mr. Wande Fabuluje- Sports Council- General Manager 3. Engr. Emmanuel Oladimeji- RUWASSA- General Manager 4. Engr. O. S. Fadoju- Ondo State Electricity…

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AU Envoy hails appointment of Opeyemi Bamidele’s Senate Committee

AU Envoy hails appointment of Opeyemi Bamidele’s Senate Committee

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Nigerian Representative and Bureau of Advisor on Social Affairs and Health Cluster Committee of the African-Union Economic, Social and Cultural Committee (AU-ECOSOCC) Dr. Tunji Asaolu has hailed the appointment of Senator Opeyemi Bamidele as the Chairman, Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Right and Legal Matters. Congratulating Opeyemi Bamidele, Dr Asaolu said that his appointment by the Senate leadership is like putting the round peg in a round hole. According to him….

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PDP Guber Aspirant Akingboye faults Tribunal’s Verdict On Ondo Rep Gboluga

PDP Guber Aspirant Akingboye faults Tribunal’s Verdict On Ondo Rep Gboluga

By: Ade Adeleke A governorship Aspirant on the platform of the PDP, Otunba Bamidele Akingboye (OBA), has faulted the tribunal’s judgement that nullified the election of a member of the House of Representatives, Hon Gboluga Ikengboju of the PDP over dual citizenship. A statement signed by the Press Secretary to the PDP Aspirant, Oyeniyi Iwakun describes the verdict as defective. The tribunal had sacked Gboluga and ordered that the APC candidate, Albert Akintoye be sworn-in….

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Land Dispute: Ikales’ Allegation against Akeredolu unfair —Ondo Govt

Land Dispute: Ikales’ Allegation against Akeredolu unfair  —Ondo Govt

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state government has reacted to a statement credited to Ikale leader Maj Gen Olu Bajowa (rtd) that Governor Rotimi Akeredolu talked down on traditional rulers of the area over the land dispute between ikales and Araromi Obu’s people. Reacting, the state Information and Orientation Commissioner, Donald Ojogo said: “It is an unfair statement if anyone says the Governor is biased in his handling of the crisis.” “Recall that he visited…

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