Ondo 2020 polls: We now have 17 Guber Aspirants —PDP Chairman Faboyede

Ondo 2020 polls: We now have 17 Guber Aspirants —PDP Chairman Faboyede

By: Ade Adeleke As preparations for the 2020 Governorship election in Ondo State, the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists NAWOJ on Monday demanded a female Deputy Governor in the next political dispensation in the State. The Exco Members of the Association led by its Chairperson Mrs Doris Olumoko, kicked off the advocacy with a visit to the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP at the Party’s Secretariat in Akure. The NAWOJ Chairperson bemoaned the…

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BREAKING: Ondo Court Remands Three School of Health Tech Students for Raping mate

BREAKING: Ondo Court Remands Three School of Health Tech Students for Raping mate

By: Ade Adeleke Three students of the Ondo State College of Health Technology, Akure were on Monday arraigned before a Magistrate Court sitting in the state capital for allegedly raping a year-one female school mate. The three accused persons docked by the State Police command are Adeboboye Damilola, Blessing Michael and Eyitayo Charles. The trio were arrested by the men of the state police command, two weeks ago after they allegedly have a canal knowledge…

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FLOODING: Osun River submerges 50 Houses; 16 LG areas in danger

FLOODING: Osun River submerges 50 Houses; 16 LG areas in danger

Osun State government has pleaded with residents of buildings along water ways and flood pruned areas across the state, advising them to relocate their belongings to safer locations. This follows the continued rise in water level following heavy downpour that has rendered many people homeless in the state. Just as predicted earlier this year by the National Meteorological services that Ibokun and Ila Orangun local governments areas of Osun state were at high risk of…

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SYMBOLIC HOMAGE: New Olowo of Owo is Urbane —Former Ondo Assembly Leader Araoyinbo

SYMBOLIC HOMAGE: New Olowo of Owo is Urbane —Former Ondo Assembly Leader Araoyinbo

By: Ade Adeleke Government at all levels have been called upon to accord necessary respect to traditional institution in the country. The immediate past Majority Leader of the Ondo State House of Assembly, ODHA, Hon. Olugbenga Araoyinbo has made the call during an historic visitation to the Palace of Olowo of Owo, His Royal Majesty Kabiyesi, Oba Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III. Hon Araoyinbo said such respect would put traditional rulers in their rightful place and…

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BREAKING: Court Sacks Osun PDP Lawmaker

BREAKING: Court Sacks Osun PDP Lawmaker

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo, this morning nullified the election of Mr. Bamidele Salam, who represents Ede Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party. The tribunal cancelled elections in some units across four local government areas as a result of over-voting. Further details later…..

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Southern Nigerians’re Marginalising us —Northerners

Southern Nigerians’re Marginalising us —Northerners

The Coalition of Northern Groups on Sunday in Kano said that job opportunities meant for indigenes of the northern states had been hijacked by people from the South. Briefing newsmen on the state of the nation, as it affected the North, the spokesman of the group, Abdulazeez Suleiman, lamented that northerners were being denied employment opportunities in the South. According to him, all vacant positions available in the North, as guaranteed by the local content…

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We’re Proud of Hosting Successful 1st Southwest Inter-Clubs Table Tennis Tourney —Club Elan President

We’re Proud of Hosting Successful 1st Southwest Inter-Clubs Table Tennis Tourney —Club Elan President

By: Ade Adeleke The President of Club Elan, Alagbaka, Akure in Ondo State, Elano Tokunbo Agbetuyi, has expressed delight that the club successfully hosted the 1st Club Elan/SOWSCO Table Tennis tournament where some Social and Recreation Clubs from the southwest zone participated. Agbetuyi stated this at the Grand Finale And Dinner Nite to round-off the Table Tennis tournament. Five Clubs Participated in different categories (Inter and Intra Club games), Ondo State Senior Staff Club team…

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