How we’re abducted by Fulani Herdsmen —Freed RCCG Pastors

How we’re abducted by Fulani Herdsmen  —Freed RCCG Pastors

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Ogun State police command has secured the release of five pastors of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, abducted by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The State Police Command identified the five pastors as Chidioze Eluwa, Chiemela Iroha, Okoro Ohowukwe, Ndubuizi Owuabueze and Ibeleji Chidinma, the only female among them. One of the victims, Iroha told newsmen in Abeokuta that the kidnappers shot for several hours on the road…

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Chief of Army Staff visits Ondo State, Speaks on Communal Peace

Chief of Army Staff visits Ondo State, Speaks on Communal Peace

By: Ade Adeleke The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai has expressed satisfaction with peaceful coexistence among the people of Ilara-Mokin Community in Ifedore local area of Ondo state. The Army Chief said such atmosphere would encourage more investments in the town as it had been demonstrated by a Business Mogul, Chief Michael Ade-Ojo Elizade. Lt Gen Buratai made this disclosure at Ilara-Mokin when he led top echelons of the Army to…

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My take on Soldiers who Raped Ondo Varsity’s Student —Governor Akeredolu

My take on Soldiers who Raped Ondo Varsity’s Student —Governor Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke The Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has urged the authorities of the Nigerian Army to immediately hand over to the Police for urgent prosecution, the soldiers arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a University student at the Akungba-Ikare military checkpoint. The Governor said he particularly finds the alleged offence callous, mindless and heart aching that it was said to have been committed by soldiers whose presence…

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AAUA STUDENT’S RAPE: Why arrested Soldiers should be Dismissed, Prosecuted —Ondo NAWOJ

AAUA STUDENT’S RAPE: Why arrested Soldiers should be Dismissed, Prosecuted —Ondo NAWOJ

By: Ade Adeleke The Nigeria Association of Women journalists, NAWOJ in Ondo has charged the chief of Army staff, Lt Gen Buratai to immediately dismiss the soldiers who gang rape a 300 level student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State. A statement by the chairperson of NAWOJ in Ondo State, Mrs Doris Olumoko, says, the dismissal of the rapists will serve as a measure of flushing out bad elements from the Nation’s…

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Anger as Policemen, Guards Slap, Beat up Customer at First Bank

Anger as Policemen, Guards Slap, Beat up Customer at First Bank

……. We’re investigating — Bank Nigerians have condemned video footage showing policemen and private guards attached to First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) violently assaulting a man alleged to have threatened to close his account. The incident occurred at Osapa, Lekki in Lagos branch of the bank on Wednesday. Already Nigerians are demanding the arrest of the security men who assaulted the man as well as compensation for the victim by the bank. The video showed…

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Presidential Candidate, Sowore Arrested

Presidential Candidate, Sowore Arrested

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the February 2019 presidential election, Mr. Omowole Sowore, has been arrested by the operatives of the Department of State Services. His online publishing outfit, Sahara Reporters, broke the news. According to the online medium, DSS operatives arrested Sowore in the early hours of Saturday at about 1.25 a.m.in his apartment. Sowore had also posted a distress tweet at exactly 1:25 am: DSS invades Sowore’s —…

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Akeredolu Saves N463M on Refurbished Govt’s Vehicles, as APC hails Prudent Initiative

Akeredolu Saves N463M on Refurbished Govt’s Vehicles, as APC hails Prudent Initiative

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo state Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Friday also saved the state of N463Million by reconditioning thirty broken down and unserviceable vehicles instead of buying new ones. Akeredolu, who inherited a lean purse, engaged the services of an automobile company, Logical Ideas Limited, to recondition serviceable and unserviceable vehicles in all ministries, extra-ministerial departments and agencies. While handling over the vehicles, the chairman of the company, Mr. Oluwole Okunnuga, said the state…

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