Deji of Akure meets Youth Minister, blames kidnapping, Banditry on Unemployment

Deji of Akure meets Youth Minister, blames kidnapping, Banditry on Unemployment

…….I Will Remain A Youth Advocate. By: Ade Adeleke The Deji and the Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade had restated his commitment to remain and advocate for the youths, decrying the increasing rate of youths unemployment in the country The Monarch stated this while playing host to the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung in his Palace. The Deji said, this is largely responsible for the prevalent rate of…

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Apex Court’s Victory: Ondo Senator, Southwest Group Felicitate with Fayemi

Apex Court’s Victory: Ondo Senator, Southwest Group Felicitate with Fayemi

By: Ade Adeleke The lawmaker representing ondo central senatorial disctict, Senator Tayo Alasoadura has congratulated Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on his preference as the new chairman, Nigeria Governors Forum( NGF), and the landmark verdict today by the supreme court. In a statement by his Media Aide, Dayo Joseph, Senator Alasoadura said “Fayemi’s victory is a demonstration of his colleagues’ confidence in his leadership qualities. Alasoadura also congratulated him over his victory at the…

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Tuition: Group begs Akeredolu To Review Plight Of AAUA, OSUSTECH Students

Tuition: Group begs Akeredolu To Review Plight Of AAUA, OSUSTECH Students

By: Ade Adeleke Campaign for Democracy (CD) has appealed to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state to handle the protest of the students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko and Ondo State University of Science and Technology, Okitipupa (OSUSTECH) against the alleged hike in tuition with wisdom and caution. CD also asked students of the state-owned institution, who have been demonstrating against the fee hike in the past five days, to sheathe their swords to…

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Ondo NOA Tasks Residents on Today’s Environmental Sanitation

Ondo NOA Tasks Residents on Today’s Environmental Sanitation

By: Ade Adeleke The National Orientation Agency, Ondo State Directorate has admonished the good people of Ondo State to come out en-masse to tidy up their surroundings during this month Environmental Sanitation Exercise slated for today Saturday 25th May, 2019 between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 am with restriction of movement. This was contained in press statement made available to the newsmen by the Ondo state NOA Director, Mr. Bode Famose issued from…

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Update: Principal Arrested as Female Student dies in Ondo School’s Building Collapse

Update: Principal Arrested as Female Student dies in Ondo School’s Building Collapse

By: SunshineTruth Report says a section of St Andrew Grammar school, Ondo town has collapsed resulting in the death of one student. The partial collapse of the school located at Ondo town, Ondo West LG, happened around noon, today, during school hours A 14year-old female student of Junior Secondary School-3 identified as Esther Akinrinola, is the only victim as blocks that fell from the school building landed on her head. An eyewitness who confirmed the…

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Why we appointed Boroffice as our Board Chairman – APAS

Why we appointed Boroffice as our Board Chairman – APAS

By: Ade Adeleke The Senator representing Ondo North and Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Prof Ajayi Boroffice has been appointed the Chairman, Board of Trustees of the Africa Project Against Suicide (APAS) in Nigeria. The letter of appointment was signed on behalf of Africa Project Against Suicide by its International Director, Pastor Honey Olawale and the National Coordinator of APAS, Pharmacist Sotunde Adenike. APAS said the emergence of Prof. Ajayi Boroffice as its…

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OPINION: Gbajabiamila, an idea whose time has come By Rep-Elect

OPINION: Gbajabiamila, an idea whose time has come By Rep-Elect

Written by Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo By the time the 9th National Assembly comes on board, I expect that it delivers to Nigerians a whole world of difference to the effect that there will be significant and positive impacts of legislation on the life of all Nigerians. I expect that the 9th Assembly will be emplaced to do the bid of the common Nigerians and not one that exists to do the bid of any individual or…

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No Fresh Hike in AAUA, OSUSTECH Tuitions -says Ondo Govt

No Fresh Hike in AAUA, OSUSTECH Tuitions -says Ondo Govt

By: Ade Adeleke Following protest by students for the last two days, the Ondo State government has denied speculation making the rounds that it has again increased tuition in all the state-owned tertiary institutions especially AAUA and OSUSTECH. The government said it has not discussed the issue of fee increment or planned to raise the tuition payable by all the tertiary institutions. The managements had last academic session increased tuitions of the two universities years…

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State Governors Use LG Funds as Pocket money -Southwest Pensioners

State Governors Use LG Funds as Pocket money -Southwest Pensioners

……Unpaid Gratuities/Pension: South West Pensioners Drag State Governors to Court. …say Buhari, Senators, Reps, Governors, should collect same Salaries with Civil servants. By: Ade Adeleke Hundreds of retirees in the south west geopolitical zone under the auspices of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) today threatened to institute legal action against the 36 state governors over their failure to pay accumulated arrears of gratuities and pension in the country. The Pensioners vowed that they going…

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