Death tolls Rise as Ondo Police track jilted Lover who set ablaze Girlfriend’s family of Nine

Death tolls Rise as Ondo Police track jilted Lover who set ablaze Girlfriend’s family of Nine

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Three additional members of a family of a lady (Titi) whose family house was set ablaze by her jilted boyfriend (Deji Adenuga) have died at hospital in Okitipupa. Five members of the family had earlier died in the incident. This is just as the Ondo State Police Command vowed to arrest a fleeing man who is suspected to be responsible for the death of eight members of a family of nine whose…

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Idoani Bank Robbery: Ondo Court Remands Five Suspects

Idoani Bank Robbery: Ondo Court Remands Five Suspects

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A chief Magistrate court sitting at Oke-Eda in Akure, the Ondo State capital has remanded in Police custody five persons for alleged involvement in the bloody Idoani Bank robbery two weeks ago which claimed seven lives. Although six of them were arraigned on a seven count charge by the Ondo state police command, one of them was said to be at large. The suspects are: Isiah Yusuf, Joshua Egumah Abuse, Iris Alli…

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Authorities Shut Ondo Varsity as Students Protest ‘No Payment: No Exam Policy’

Authorities Shut Ondo Varsity as Students Protest ‘No Payment: No Exam Policy’

By: Ade Adeleke Authorities of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA) have shut down the institution following protest by students over the decision of the management to impose “no payment of tuition, no test/no exam policy”. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that the step by the institution to enforce the policy on Tuesday as 100level and 200level students started their test, was resisted by the students who staged peaceful protest on the campus today. In a circular released by…

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Idoani, Idogun, Afo, Imeri Submit Bid for Irekari Local Council Creation

Idoani, Idogun, Afo, Imeri Submit Bid for Irekari Local Council Creation

By: Ade Adeleke Four towns namely Idoani, Afo, Idogun and Imeri have officially submitted a memorandum to the Ondo state government for the creation of Irekari local Council Development Area from Ose local government. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu had on 21st of March, set-up 11-man committee on creation of LCDAs in the State. Addressing newsmen at the NUJ Press Centre in Akure before submitting memorandum to the government’s committee on LCDA creation, the Chairman of traditional…

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Igbara-Oke/Ibuji/Ekiti Road: Another Promise Fulfilled for Akeredolu

Igbara-Oke/Ibuji/Ekiti Road: Another Promise Fulfilled for Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Disturbed by the deplorable condition of the Igbara-Oke / Ibuji / Ekiti state boundary road, Ondo State governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has reconstructed the road, which links Ondo State with the neighboring Ekiti State. The 8.1km road, which was practically impassable before now, has been reconstructed to further open up the sunshine state and promote economic growth between the state and its neighbouring Ekiti state. A motorist said, “You will recall…

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Five killed as ‘Jilted’ Boyfriend set Girlfriend’s Family House ablaze in Ondo

Five killed as ‘Jilted’ Boyfriend set Girlfriend’s Family House ablaze  in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Ondo State Police Command has confirmed that an aggrieved boyfriend, Deji Adenuga aka Davar, has allegedly set a family of nine on fire at Igbodigho in Okitipupa Local Government Area of the State. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that Adenuga was said to have been jilted by his girlfriend, Titi Sanumi, prompting him to set her family house ablaze in the middle of the night with nine members of the family asleep. Five members…

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