High number of abandoned NDDC Projects in Ondo is worrisome -Akeredolu

High number of abandoned NDDC Projects in Ondo is worrisome -Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Friday expressed worry over the high number of abandoned projects by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) in Ondo state, charging the agency’s management to ensure quick completion of such projects. Akeredolu noted that the state government was worried about high number of abandoned NDDC projects in the state. Akeredolu spoke during a courtesy visit by the management of the NDDC, led by its Managing…

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Ex-Governor Adebayo can’t preside over Panel probing Akeredolu’s anti-party allegation -Olanusi, Olusola Oke, 300 other APC leaders insist

Ex-Governor Adebayo can’t preside over Panel probing Akeredolu’s anti-party allegation  -Olanusi, Olusola Oke, 300 other APC leaders insist

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A group of concerned leaders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ondo State that is known as Unity Forum of APC has petitioned the national leadership of the ruling party over what it described as the anti-party activities of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu. The group in a petition dated June 3, 2019 and signed by Chief Ali Olanusi urged the panel trying Akeredolu for anti- party activities to sanction the governor in accordance…

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Nursing Mother Arrested with two Ak-47 Rifles inside her Baby’s bag in Ondo

Nursing Mother Arrested with two Ak-47 Rifles inside her Baby’s bag in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Men of Igbekebo Police Divisional headquarters in Ilaje Ese-Odo Local government area of Ondo state have apprehended a 29-year-old nursing mother identified as Ebisemi Ebiyen, for allegedly concealing two AK 47 rifles inside her baby’s bag. SUNSHINETRUTH reliably learnt that the suspect who is currently cooling her heels at the police cell in the Department of State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (DSCIID) of the state command in Akure, was understood to…

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Journalists, Doctors, Women groups protest Against Kidnapping in South-West

Journalists, Doctors, Women groups protest Against Kidnapping in South-West

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ on Thursday in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital demonstrated against rising spate if kidnapping, banditry and other security challenges facing the southwest region of the country. NAWOJ in collaboration with other Women advocacy groups trooped out in their number to peacefully protest against and to demand government’s actions on kidnapping, rapping and armed banditry. They sang and carried placards with inscriptions such as “Save our…

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Fayemi, Ondo Lawmakers, Osun Police move against Spate of Kidnapping in Southwest

Fayemi, Ondo Lawmakers, Osun Police move against Spate of Kidnapping in Southwest

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo State house of Assembly has set up a five member committee to look into the spate of kidnapping in the state. The decision followed a motion moved by member from Akure north constituency, Mr. Abiodun Faleye calling on the house to rise to the challenge by inviting the relevant agencies involved in securing the lives and property of residents in the state. In this week alone, two cases of Kidnapping…

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Ondo 2020 gov polls: OBA takes Consultations to PDP Elders

Ondo 2020 gov polls: OBA takes Consultations to PDP Elders

By: Ade Adeleke In continuation of his consultation ahead of the party’s 2020 governorship primaries in Ondo state, Otunba Bamidele Akingboye, (OBA), a gubernatorial aspirant of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and his team visited the Chairman of PDP Elders Forum, Dr. Tayo Dairo, in Akure. In his presentation, Akingboye enumerated his plans to transform Ondo state to a commerce state from its current civil service status and also emphasized on the need to proffer…

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