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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“We’re all Mortals, I wish Gov Akeredolu quick Recovery”

“We’re all Mortals, I wish Gov Akeredolu quick Recovery”

By: Ade Adeleke A lawyer and APC chieftain, Mr Tolu Babaleye on Thursday insisted that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is indisposed and wished him quick recovery. Babaleye said, “No one is a stone and no one is a ghost, anybody can fall sick as long as he/she is a mortal. This is not a hate speech! I wish Aketi quick recovery and save return to his duty post!” Babaleye stated this in a Statement issued in…

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14 passengers cheat death, 4 Travellers burnt to death in Ondo Accident

14 passengers cheat death, 4 Travellers burnt to death in Ondo Accident

By: Oluwatosin Four travellers were on Thursday burnt to death while several others sustained injuries in a road accident which occurred along Owo-Benin Highway. The accident that occurred at Oyoyo Camp, Ipele in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State, claimed four lives. According to an eyewitness, the crash which occurred around 1:00 p.m, involved a Toyota bus, carrying 18 passengers, with registration number, MKD 341 XA and a Peugeot J5 bus with number BDG…

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Minimum Wage: How we arrived at new Salary Scales —Labour, FG

Minimum Wage: How we arrived at new Salary Scales —Labour, FG

LABOUR and the Federal Government have defended their positions on the new minimum wage table for workers’ salaries. They had last night reached an agreement on the consequential adjustment to the salaries of senior civil servants towards the full implementation of the new minimum wage. The agreement, after two days of talks, ended the strike threat. In addition to Federal Government workers on Levels 1-6, who already enjoy the N30,000 minimum wage, Grade Level 07…

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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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Akeredolu is Hale & Hearty, stop peddling Rumour —Ondo Govt

Akeredolu is Hale & Hearty, stop peddling Rumour  —Ondo Govt

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The ondo state government has explained that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is in Abuja, noting that the governor is not sick. Lately, the Ondo State Governor, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has been absent from state functions, thereby generating reactions from various quarters with some saying the Governor had been in the hospital, recovering from food poisoning. The Deputy Governor, Mr Agboola Ajayi has been in charge of government in an acting capacity, due to…

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Our favourite Supreme Court Justices for Atiku’s Appeal —PDP lawmakers

Our favourite Supreme Court Justices for Atiku’s Appeal —PDP lawmakers

By: SUNSHINETRUTH …says Supreme Court must stick to tradition A caucus of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the House in Representatives has suggested that Justices Ibrahim Tanko, Rhodes-Vivour, Mary Odili, Sylvester Ngwata, Olukayode Ariwoola, Musa Mohammed and Kumai Akaahs be appointed to hear and determine the appeal filed by the PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition tribunal declaring President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2019…

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REVEALED: How FG Stopped Today’s Labour Strike

REVEALED: How FG Stopped Today’s Labour Strike

By: SUNSHINETRUTH How federal government averted today’s Nationwide Strike has been revealed. After a protracted negotiation, which lasted till 2.05 a.m this morning, the federal government made a new offer to the organised labour to avert industrial action by the workers. The government had on Tuesday shifted ground on its proposal for minimum wage consequential adjustment from 11 per cent to 17 per cent for workers on grade levels 7 to 14, and from 6.5…

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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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Confusion over Strike, as Labour/FG keep mum

Confusion over Strike, as Labour/FG keep mum

By: Ade Adeleke There is confusion nationwide among the workers and Nigerians over the decision of the labour Unions (NLC and TUC) and government to keep mum over the inconclusive meetings with the federal government over the consequential adjustment in the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage. The workers are not certain if to commence strike today (Thursday) or to wait for further directive from the labour national leadership. One of the labour leaders had…

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