Senator Congratulates Fayemi as he emerges Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum

Senator Congratulates Fayemi as he emerges Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum

By: Ade Adeleke Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayede Fayemi has emerged the new Chairman of the 36 Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF). Reacting, a Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Senator Bode Ola congratulated Ekiti State Governor on his emergence as Chairman Nigeria Governors Forum, describing his election as a recognition of his sterling qualities as a leader. In his congratulatory message to Dr. Fayemi and made available to the newsmen in Ado-Ekiti,…

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Missing Newborn Baby, Placenta Yet To Reappear at Mortuary -Ondo Govt, Police insist

Missing Newborn Baby, Placenta Yet To Reappear at Mortuary -Ondo Govt, Police insist

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state government and the State Police Command have dismissed a report that a missing dead baby and the placenta have been reappeared inside the body of the dead mother, describing the report as a fake news. Top officials of the government and the police told SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure that the situation of searching for the dead newborn baby and the placenta was still the same. Confusion started when a dead…

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Acquire Skills, Get Financial Support -DG NYSC tells Corps Members in Ondo

Acquire Skills, Get Financial Support   -DG NYSC tells Corps Members in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke The new Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim on Wednesday in Ondo state said arrangements have been concluded to lend money to corps members who engage in empowerment through skill acquisition. He also promised that he is ready to sacrifice his life to ensure that no corps member dies during his or her service year. Ibrahim said this on Wednesday during a visit to the staff…

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Many Injured As Anti-riot Policemen Use Teargas To Attack Protesting AAUA, OSUSTECH Students In Akure

Many Injured As Anti-riot Policemen Use Teargas To Attack Protesting AAUA, OSUSTECH Students In Akure

…..Students vow to sustain the protests By: Oluwatosin Adesola It was like war scene today in the heart of Akure when anti-riot policemen on Wednesday fired teargas on the protesting students of the Ondo State Universities who were demonstrating over the hike in their tuitions. The teargas canisters caused many of the protesting students to retreat from Oba Adesida road/Oja oba axis, – the popular meeting point for the demonstrators since on Tuesday’s morning. The…

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Okada Riders’ Protest: Govt, ACOMORAN defend imposition of #200 Daily Ticket in Osun

Okada Riders’ Protest: Govt, ACOMORAN defend imposition of #200 Daily Ticket in Osun

By: Oluwatosin Adesola In Osogbo, the Osun State Capital, Commercial motorcyclists on Tuesday grounded economic activities at the city during a peaceful protest over introduction of daily N200 ticket fee collection by the state government. The Commercial motorcyclists popularly known as “Okada riders” took over the popular Olaiya junction around 11:20am on Tuesday in protest against the fee collection. Our correspondent gathered that the ticket fee is part of the state government’s efforts to boost…

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Househelp who killed female Boss with Knife to Die by Hanging

Househelp who killed female Boss with Knife to Die by Hanging

By: SunshineTruth A Lagos High Court in Igbosere yesterday sentenced a 25-year-old houseboy or House Help, Leudjou Koyemen Joel (aka William Smith) to death by hanging for killing his employer. He murdered Dayo Enioluwa Adeleke, the daughter of the late Brig.-Gen. Adekola Alfred Adeleke, on December 20, 2016. Justice Adedayo Akintoye convicted Joel, after a nearly two-year trial which followed his not guilty plea to a one-count charge of murder. The defendant, a refugee from…

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Cooking gas Consumers’ll no longer own cylinders – Govt

Cooking gas Consumers’ll no longer own cylinders – Govt

By: SUNSHINETRUTH The Federal Government, yesterday, has vowed that it will introduce a policy that would remove the ownership of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, cylinders from consumers. Speaking at a stakeholders’ forum on LPG penetration in Abuja, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, said the policy would require that the ownership of the cylinders rests strictly with the dealers and distributors, adding that this was part of strategy to deepen the penetration…

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