2023: Our supporters shouldn’t die because of us —Makinde attends Fayose Son’s wedding

……Wike, Fayemi, others in attendance Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has warned Nigerians against carrying arms in defence of any politician as 2023 general election is gradually getting nearer. Makinde, who spoke in Lagos State on Saturday, noted that no politician is worth dying for. He warned Nigerians, especially the youths that no one should lose his life supporting politicians. Makinde, who spoke during the wedding ceremony of one of the sons of former…

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PDP Convention: Scandal hits Adoke’s screening committee

Some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the umbrella of Southwest PDP Liberation Vanguard has accused the party’s committee charged with the screening of candidates for the forthcoming national convention of the party of scandal and double standard. The group, in a statement signed by Ayodele Olatunde and Christopher Oluwagbenga, said on Saturday that most of the reasons and excuses given by the party’s screening committee to disqualify Eddy Olafeso, Professor Adewale Oladipo,…

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How Two pupils were kidnapped inside mother’s Car —Ondo Police

Police in Ondo State on Saturday confirmed the abduction of two little girls of nursery and kindergarten classes and the stealing of their mother’s car in Akure. DSP Funmilayo Odunlami, Police Public Relations Officer in Ondo State told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the abduction took place on Friday night. She said upon their return from an outing at about 8 p.m., the mother parked the car in front of her house and…

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Reps member Makinde, Wife, DROMI put smiles on faces of Widows in Ondo

Reps member Makinde, Wife, DROMI put smiles on faces of Widows in Ondo

……. says he is driven by his unending commitment to humanitarian activities. Yesterday Friday like their regular practice, the dynamic couple, Dr Rhoda and Hon Abiola Makinde, Member representing Ondo East and Ondo West Federal Consistuency in conjuction with his wife’s non-governmental organisation, Dr Rhoda Makinde Initiative, DROMI, rolled out another round off palliative packages for the less privileged to put smiles on the faces of thousands of widows in his consistuency. The event which…

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Gunmen kidnap Two school pupils in Akure

It was black day for parents as Two little girls of nursery and kindergarten classes were kidnapped in their mother’s car, an ash coloured Camry at Leo area, Akure, Ondo state; SUNSHINETRUTH can report. The incident occurred around 8pm on Friday night as their mother drove into their compound. It was gathered that the case had already been reported at a police station near the area. The development is said to be causing panic among…

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Igboho, Kanu: Malami’s allegations contradictory, shallow —Oodua group, Ndigbo

….. Kanu has questions to answer over Akunyili’s husband, Gulak, others’ deaths –Malami The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), came under attacks on Friday after the Federal Government tagged the activities of the embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, and Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho, as acts of terrorism. The Federal Government blamed Kanu for the murder of Dr Chike Akunyili,…

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Ondo HoS unveils multi-million naira PTA Edifice at Federal School, Idoani

By: Adeboye Ado The Ondo State Head of Service, Pastor John Adeyemo, has commissioned a multi-million naira staff quarters, reconstructed pavilion, built by the Parent Teachers Association (PTA) of Federal Government College, Idoani in Ose Local Government Area of the State. Speaking at the inauguration of the edifice, Pastor Niran Adeyemo, commended the PTA executives for face-lifting the citadel of learning through developmental projects. He described the building as laudable and worth amplifying. Pastor Adeyemo…

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Govt’s officials witnessed my selection, I remain authentic Iralepo of Isikan —Prince Olugbenga Ojo

The new Iralepo of Isinkan, Prince Oluwagbenga Adimula Ojo ARULEWOLASI III said what happened in the palace of Deji of Akure was a joke taking too far. He said “Never in history has Deji of Akure installed Iralepo of Isinkan. In a statement made available to newsmen in Akure, Prince Ojo said he was not distracted as his Traditional rites had since commenced, saying he remains the authentic monarch of Isikan. The Deji of Akure…

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Deji of Akure appoints Gbenga Adeyeye as new Iralepo of Isikan

Deji of Akure appoints Gbenga Adeyeye as new Iralepo of Isikan

The Deji of Akure Kingdom, Oba Aladelusi Aladetoyinbo has appointed High Chief Adeyeye Henry Gbenga as the new Iralepo of Isikan in Akure south local government area of Ondo state. The monarch however described as a joke and illegal, the selection of Prince Olugbenga Ojo as the new Iralepo of Isikan. Oba Aladetoyinbo stated this in his palace while presenting High Chief Adeyeye Henry Gbenga to Akure Community as new Quarter Chief of Isikan. High…

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Why we’re yet to suspend our Strike despite meeting Mgt —RUGIPO Unions

THE TRUE POSITION OF THE MEETING WHICH NASU AND SSANIP HELD WITH THE GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE INSTITUTION TODAY 22ND OCTOBER, 2021 IN AKURE. The Unions wish to reemphasize that communique issued at the end of the meeting is not a true reflection of the suspension of the ongoing strike action as may be insinuated by some members of staff and the general public. It is to be noted that the Unions hold its members…

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Breaking: SSANIP, NASU meet Governing Council, agree to suspend indefinite Strike at Ondo Poly

Breaking: SSANIP, NASU meet Governing Council, agree to suspend indefinite Strike at Ondo Poly

The authorities of the Ondo state-owned Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo (RIGIPO) have signed an agreement with the Leaders of The Senior Staff Association Of Nigerian Polytechnic (SSANIP) And The Non-academic StaffUnion (NASU), to suspend the ongoing indefinite industrial action embarked upon by the non-academic workers of the institution. In a communique signed by the parties in the industrial dispute, it was agreed that the Unions should exercise more patience on the issue of payment of…

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Bribery: FAAN, ICPC launch ACTU at Akure, other Airports

Bribery: FAAN, ICPC launch ACTU at Akure, other Airports

Faces at the sensitisation The Chairman,  Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, (SAN) has challenged workers in the aviation industry to shun all acts of bribery and other forms of corruption and improve processes in their operations for better service delivery in the aviation sector. Owasanoye gave the charge during the ongoing two-day sensitization workshop organized for aviation workers in conjunction with Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) Anti-corruption and…

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Jegede, others battle for Ondo PDP soul, as Olafeso fights back

Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last year’s governorship election in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, is at war with some leaders of the party especially from the Southern senatorial district over position of national Publicity Secretary of the party. Already, five persons have indicated an interest in the position, which was micro zoned to Ondo State. They are Dr Eddy Olafeso; a former Commissioner for Information and Orientation Kayode Akinmade; a former…

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Ondo govt launches Feedback mechanisms on Education, Health

In an effort to ensure success of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s ‘REDEEMED’ agenda and entrench the spirit of premium service delivery in all establishment of government in Ondo State, the state Head of Service Pastor John Adeyemo today launched feedback mechanism for Public Secondary Schools and Health facilities in the state. Pastor Adeyemo, while launching the feedback charts in his office noted that education and health sectors are the most active outlets that render services to…

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Akure Reps Bye-Election: Field only female Candidates —Ondo Women beg APC, PDP, others

Akure Reps Bye-Election: Field only female Candidates —Ondo Women beg APC, PDP, others

By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo State advocacy group, known as, WOMEN ARISE INITIATIVE, on Thursday stressed the need for all the political parties in the state to field female candidates for the forthcoming Bye-election in Akure North/Akure South federal constituency. This, according to a group, will give women in the state a sense of belonging as mothers and wives who are contributing hugely to national growth. Speaking at a forum in Akure, the Chairman of…

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Breaking: PDP disqualifies Eddy Olafeso, two other aspirants

The Screening Sub-Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has disqualified three aspirants from vying for positions in the National Working Committee Those disqualified were: Prof. Wale Oladipo (Osun) who expressed interest in the position of Deputy National Chairman South, Okey Muo-Aroh (Anambra) who expressed interest in the position of National Secretary, and Dr Olafeso Eddy (Ondo) National Publicity Secretary. The Chairman of the National Convention Organising Committee, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State, announced…

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Covid-19 vaccination: Ondo govt to ban workers from Nov. 1

In view of the ravaging effect of Covid- 19 and its attendant morbidity, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Chief Segun Odusanya has declared that presentation of the Covid 19 Vaccination Card and compliance to its protocols are the gateway pass to work place from the 1st of November 2021. Chief Odusanya who said those without the Vaccination Card will not be allowed into the Ministry, gave this warning at a…

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Implications of Nnamdi Kanu’s prosecution by Buhari’s govt —Afenifere

NNAMDI KANU AND THE FUTILITY OF PROSECUTION BY: SOLA EBISENI (AFENIFERE SECRETARY GENERAL) Secretary General, Afenifere.With the amended seven counts charges against Nnamdi Kanu, as released by the press, it appears the Federal Government has come to its wit’s end in the case with the Biafran Leader and self determination agitations generally. Without prejudice to the determination of the case by the Court it is clear that its end will certainly compound agitations on the…

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Just In: Court convicts NSCDC officer for using fake Certificate

The Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide over certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure an upgrade in his office. The ICPC Sportsperson Mrs. Azuka Ogugua disclosed this in a press statement in Abuja….

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Federal Poly, Ileoluji holds First Matric for Akure Centre students, SIWES orientation Oct 21

The Management of Federal Polytechnic, Ile-Oluji, Ondo State has graciously approved that the maiden Matriculation Ceremony of the newly admitted ND I Part-Time Students of Akure Outreach Centre for 2020/2021 academic session be held on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at the Polytechnic’s Twin Auditorium at the Permanent Site by 10:00 a.m. prompt. This is contained in a press statement signed by Sanmi Enigbokan, the Polytechnic’s Head, Information, Protocol & Passages. According to the statement, the…

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