I’ll personally miss Akeredolu —Ondo Acting Governor

I’ll personally miss Akeredolu —Ondo Acting Governor

By: Ade Adeleke The acting Governor of Ondo State, Hon. Agboola Ajayi, On Monday said he would miss his former Aide, Mr. Olorunleke Akeredolu, describing the new Special Assistant Media Relations to the Governor as a compassionate and loyal servant, who is exceptionally committed to his work. Mr. Akeredolu, before his redeployment, was the the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor. Mr. Tope Okeowo is now the new DCPS. Ajayi gave this description…

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Ondo 2020: No Plan to Zone Our governorship Ticket —PDP

Ondo 2020: No Plan to Zone Our governorship Ticket —PDP

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Ahead of the 2020 governorship election in Ondo state, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has insisted that no plan to zone its governorship seat in the state. This followed a section of the people of the Ondo south senatorial district, demanding zoning of the position to the area. This is just as 16 Aspirants have joined the governorship race on the platform of the PDP ticket in the state. The Director of Publicity…

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Ondo TVC Correspondent Moradeyo emerges Best TV Reporter

Ondo TVC Correspondent Moradeyo emerges Best TV Reporter

By: SUNSHINETRUTH It was a gathering of prominent people in the society when the 9th Ondo State Media Award was held on Sunday in Akure, the state capital, with TVC News Correspondent, Ayodeji Moradeyo winning the Best Television Reporter of the year in the Electronic Media category. At the event, which was attended by prominent people from the state, a permanent Secretary, Bunmi Eniayeawu and the State Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Emmanuel Igbasan were…

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2019 SALLAH CELEBRATION WHEN AKURE CHIEF IMAM MADE HISTORY

2019 SALLAH CELEBRATION WHEN AKURE CHIEF IMAM MADE HISTORY

By: Ade Adeleke It was a day of excitement and amusement as Muslim faithful who prayed at the Central Eid prayer Ground along Oda road in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Sunday had a filled day with the Chief Imam of Akure Empire, Alhaji Abdulhakeem Yayi-Akorede. News had filtered in two days to the day of Eid that the Imam would be slaughtering a Camel for this year’s celebration, a development that is strange…

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Akure “CLUB ELAN” Celebrates Sallah in Grand Style

Akure “CLUB ELAN” Celebrates Sallah in Grand Style

By: Ade Adeleke It was like a funfair on Monday, the day-two of the 2019 Eid-El-Kabir celebration in Akure, the Ondo state capital when members of a popular “Club Elan Alagbaka-Akure” celebrated the Muslim Festival in a Grand style. Club Elan, which is a social and family Association has programmes throughout the year designed for Male members who are referred to as Elano, wives of members who are referred to as DGMs and special family…

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Ondo Community agog as Olowa of Igbara-Oke Celebrates foremost Festival

Ondo Community agog as Olowa of Igbara-Oke Celebrates foremost Festival

……. MONARCH CELEBRATES NEW YAM FESTIVAL IN GRAND STYLE. By: SUNSHINETRUTH Igbara-Oke, Headquarters of Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State was agog on Monday when the Paramount Ruler and Prescribed Authority, Olowa of Igbara-Oke kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Oba Dr. Francis Adefarakanmi Agbede, Ilufemiloye, (Ogidi III) led his subjects with funfair, excitement and carnival-like during the celebration of the 2019 edition of new yam festival popularly known as “Ijesu Olowa Festival”. Ijesu Olowa festival…

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Akeredolu Celebrates Ex-APC Chairman, Oyegun @80

Akeredolu Celebrates Ex-APC Chairman, Oyegun @80

By: Ade Adeleke The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Sunday joined well-wishers across the country to extol the leadership qualities of the former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, as he turns 80 today. Governor Akeredolu described the former governor of Edo State as an enigmatic leader with inviolably unassailable leadership qualities whose life is a study to all. The governor’s Birthday message is contained in a…

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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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‘Radio Nigeria’ remains Number-One despite Stiff Competition -says Ondo Info Commissioner Ojogo

‘Radio Nigeria’ remains Number-One despite Stiff Competition -says Ondo Info Commissioner Ojogo

By: Ade Adeleke The new Ondo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Hon Donald Ojogo on Friday said the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) still remains number-one and largest radio organization in Nigeria despite stiff competition in the industry. The Commissioner also expressed satisfaction with professional conducts of Radio Nigeria Positive 102.5 FM, Akure over the years in the state. Ojogo who stated this when he visited the Management of Positive FM at the…

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When Governor Akeredolu, Ondo Speaker Oleyelogun Share same Birthday…..

When Governor Akeredolu, Ondo Speaker Oleyelogun Share same Birthday…..

By: Ade Adeleke The Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun, the governor of the state, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, and his wife, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu shared the same month of birthday with Oleyelogun and the governor sharing the same day. This is unique for the state progress. 63TH BIRTHDAY: ODHA SPEAKER GREETS AKEREDOLU, WIFE. The Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun, has congratulated the governor of the state, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN,…

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