BREAKING: Okada Rider goes Blind after Ondo Hospital’s Official Slaps him

BREAKING: Okada Rider goes Blind after Ondo Hospital’s Official Slaps him

By: Oluwatosin Adesola There was a confusion and apprehension at Ondo state University UNIMED Teaching Hospital, Akure Annex this morning when one of its officials slapped an Okada Rider and the motorcyclist allegedly becomes blind immediately. The official who is one of the securitymen at the Hospital’s gate, was said to have assaulted the Okada man whose full identity is yet to be ascertained as at the press time. One of the eyewitnesses at the…

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Flood: Why we’re still searching for our missing Student —AAUA

Flood: Why we’re still searching for our missing Student —AAUA

As efforts are intensified to recover a student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Miss Doyinsola Motunrayo Boluwaji, a final year student of the Department of Religious and African Studies, who was last week swept away by flood, the Management of the Institution again visited the searching teams consisting of the Ondo State Government’s recruits, local divers, and the University’s staffers, along dregs of the watercourse in Akungba Community. Led by the Deputy Vice Chancellor…

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I mistook my Wife for Goat when I Slaughtered her with Cutlass —63yr-Old Man

I mistook my Wife for Goat when I Slaughtered her with Cutlass —63yr-Old Man

By: SUNSHINETRUTH A 63-year-old man, Oluwatubosun Dahunsi, on Wednesday confessed at a Magistrate court sitting in Akure, Ondo state capital, that he actually thought he was killing a goat when he used cutlass to matchet his wife, Funmilayo, to death. Dahunsi, who is facing one count charge of murder before Chief Magistrate, Charity Adeyanju was said to have used cutlass to matchete his wife to death on October 5, 2019 at about 6:30am, at Ita-Ipele…

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Nine days after, We’re yet to find our Daughter —Parents of AAUA Student

Nine days after, We’re yet to find our Daughter —Parents of AAUA Student

By: Oluwatosin Adesola One week after she was swept away by flash flood at her off campus residence, a final year student of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko, AAUA, Miss Doyinsola Afolayan is yet to be found either alive or dead. The state government and AAUA had deployed special officials to recover her body to no avail since last week. The parents confirmed that contrary to social media post, their daughter is yet to be…

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BREAKING: Ekiti NURTW, RTEAN members in Bloody Clash

BREAKING: Ekiti NURTW, RTEAN members in Bloody Clash

By: Oluwatosin Adesola There is a current apprehension and pandemonium in Ekiti state as Members of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and another Union, Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) this morning engaged in bloody clash in Ado Ekiti. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that the crisis involved factions of a drivers’ union known as RTEAN. Eyewitness said, “the drivers who were seen with dangerous weapons, have continued to attack themselves and their personal vehicles…

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Ondo Female Journalists lament spate of Abusing, Raping underaged Girls

Ondo Female Journalists lament spate of Abusing, Raping underaged Girls

By: Oluwatosin Adesola INTERNATIONAL DAY OF GIRL CHILD……ONDO NAWOJ CANVASS EQUAL RIGHT FOR GIRLS As Nigerians join the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child, The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ in Ondo State wants the society to uphold the equal rights, voices and influence of girls in our families, communities and nations. In a Press release to mark the day in Akure, Chairperson of the Association, Mrs…

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Ondo Govt shut down 8 hospitals

Ondo Govt shut down 8 hospitals

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state government has shut down eight private health facilities and hospitals in Odigbo local government area of the state for various unprofessional conducts. Officials of the Ondo State Ministry of Health led by the State Health Commissioner, Dr Wahab Adegbenro closed down the facilities for professional offences. Hospital closed down in odigbo are: PHOBIA MEDICAL CLINIC ORE, TOMMYDEX SPECIALIST MEDICAL CLINIC ORE, PIMA ANNEX AT EXPRESS ORE, NDUBISI HOSPITAL ANNEX…

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FLOODING: Ondo Assembly goes tough, as Corpse of AAUA Student Swept Away Still Missing

FLOODING: Ondo Assembly goes tough, as Corpse of AAUA Student Swept Away Still Missing

By: Ade Adeleke The speaker of Ondo state House of Assembly; Rt. Hon Bamidele David Oleyelogun at Plenary session on Wednesday, raised matters of public urgency on the flooding at Akungba where Doyinsola Motunrayo Boluwaji, a final year student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) got drowned. In his reaction, the lawmaker representing Akoko South West Constituency-One Hon Olugbenga Omole sympathised with the family of the 400 level student who was swept away…

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ASUP drags Ondo Poly to Court over new Rector, Sack of Union’s Chairman

ASUP drags Ondo Poly to Court over new Rector, Sack of Union’s Chairman

By: Ade Adeleke The crisis rocking Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo (RUGIPO) has taken a new dimension as the embattled Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, RUGIPO chapter, Comrade Oluwadare Ijawoye and his Secretary, Comrade Ade Arikawe allegedly dismissed by the management of the institution on Tuesday, have described the sack as a joke and illegal. In a reaction to the decision of the authorities, Ijawoye said the issue was already in court and…

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Fulani Herdsmen, Hunters apprehend 5 kidnappers in Ondo

Fulani Herdsmen, Hunters apprehend 5 kidnappers in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke Some Fulani herdsmen and local hunters have arrested a suspected kidnapper, identified as Jimoh Imoru, inside a forest at Ajowa Akoko in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State. Only last week, Four suspected kidnappers, who abducted an Islamic cleric, Alhaji Jamiu Zakariyahu, were arrested in the same forest by soldiers, Fulani Herdsmen and local hunters. This bring to five number of kidnappers local hunters and Fulani herdsmen had helped in…

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