Three commuters crushed to death in Okitipupa Accident

Three commuters crushed to death in Okitipupa Accident

By: Ade Adeleke Three people have lost their lives in a fatal road accident which occurred along Ode Aye – Okitipupa road in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. It was gathered that the accident was caused when a motorcycle with two passengers, which was alleged to be on a top speed, rammed into oncoming vehicles. The crash, which also led to the serious injury of the one of the passengers, involved a Golf…

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Ondo Govt Strategizes against Human trafficking

Ondo Govt Strategizes against Human trafficking

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Government, in partnership with the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on Tuesday set up a Taskforce committee as part of the efforts to fight human trafficking in the State The committee is chaired by the State Attoney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adekola Olawoye and Co-chaired by the Zonal Commandant of NAPTIP, Mrs. Kehinde Akomolafe. Members of the taskforce are drawn from a wide spectrum…

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Oppositions move to unseat Boroffice, 2 Reps at Ondo Election Tribunal

Oppositions move to unseat Boroffice, 2 Reps at Ondo Election Tribunal

By: Ade Adeleke The 2019 National and State Houses of Assembly elections Tribunal Court sitting in Akure on Tuesday said it has received four petitions from dissatisfied candidates in Ondo state The Secretary of the Tribunal, Mr Livinus Ugwu stated this while speaking with newsmen in Akure. He said the first petition received was from a journalist, Mr Donald Ojogo of the All Progressives Congress APC challenging the declaration of Mr Kolade Akinjo sponsored by…

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Man strangulates Girlfriend to death in Ondo

Man strangulates Girlfriend to death in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure on Monday sentenced a man, Chukwudi Onweniwe, to death by hanging for killing his undergraduate girlfriend two years ago. Onweniwe, a boyfriend had strangulated his girlfriend, Nifemi Adeyeoye, an HND student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic to death in Owo, in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State. After reviewing the case, the presiding judge, Justice Ademola Samuel Bola, found Onweniwe guilty of murder and…

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