JUST IN: Court Validates Election of Ondo Reps Member, Dismisses PDP Petition

JUST IN: Court Validates Election of Ondo Reps Member, Dismisses PDP Petition

By: Ade Adeleke The Tribunal hearing petitions in the 2019 National Assembly election today affirmed the election of the lawmaker representing Ileoluji/Okeigbo/Odigbo federal constituency, Mr Mayowa Akinfolarin. The Tribunal sitting in Akure in a judgment read by Justice Victor Okorie dismissed the petition filed by the PDP candidate, Mr Abayomi Akinfemwa over inability to substantiate evidences before the court.

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We’re set to Flush out Lazy and Ghost Workers —says Ondo Govt

We’re set to Flush out Lazy and Ghost Workers —says Ondo Govt

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state government has concluded plans to flush out ghost workers at local governments primary schools in the State, directing the 18 caretaker chairmen to put machineries in place for the exercise. This is just as the state government frowned at laziness of some of the workers drawing salary from LG and SUBEB and ready to show those found culpable the way out. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu also pledged to prioritize welfare…

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Why Ekiti Two Men’ll die by Hanging

Why Ekiti Two Men’ll die by Hanging

It was a sad day yesterday when an Ado-Ekiti High Court sentenced two men, Adewa Sunday, 34, and Adedayo Amos, 33, to death by hanging for robbery and illegal possession of firearms. Delivering judgment, the Chief Judge of Ekiti State, Justice Ayodeji Daramola, held that the prosecution had proved its case of robbery and illegal possession of firearms. He said the evidence tendered proved the case beyond reasonable doubt. Prosecuting counsel Gbemiga Adaramola said the…

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Akeredolu mourns Akoko Political Icon, Late Chief Aiyegbusi

Akeredolu mourns Akoko Political Icon, Late Chief Aiyegbusi

By: Ade Adeleke With a deep sense of loss, the Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN has commiserated with the immediate family of the late Chief Felix Idowu Aiyegbusi and indeed, the people of Arigidi in Akoko North West Local Government Area of the State, who just transitioned. In a Condolence Message signed by Donald Ojogo, the state Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Akeredolu described the late politician as a dependable and virtuous…

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48hrs to Sallah Celebration, Insecurity forces Up prices of Rams in Ondo

48hrs to Sallah Celebration, Insecurity forces Up prices of Rams in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola & Ibrahim Kilani. Less than 48hours to Sallah celebration, many Muslims who suppose to kill rams for eid-el-kabir may not make it in Akokoland due to high cost of rams and scarcity of money in town. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that a market survey at Osele market, Ram Market behind NITEL Building Ram, Ikare and new Shasha market along Akungba- Ikare Akoko road to sample the prices of rams, showed that there was indiscriminate…

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