ONDO: MAN O’WAR partners FRSC for Humanitarian Services

ONDO: MAN O’WAR partners FRSC for Humanitarian Services

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Ondo State Commander of Man O’ War, Adedayo Adeniyan has said that a formidable synergy between its agency and other paramilitary agencies will entrench peace and harmony in the State. Adeniyan stated this in Akure during a familiarisation visit to the State Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Mr Rotimi Adeleye in his office. The visit by the Man O War Headship is part of efforts to reposition the body for more…

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How we Arrested 7 Dealers, Shut 301 Pharmacies, Medicine Stores in Ondo —PCN

How we Arrested 7 Dealers, Shut 301 Pharmacies, Medicine Stores in Ondo —PCN

By: Ade Adeleke The Pharmacists Council Of Nigeria (PCN) has arrested Seven illegal Medical Dealers and shut down three Hundred and One pharmaceutical premises and patent medicine stores in Ondo State. The medicine outlets were sanctioned for offences such as operating without licenses, sale of ethical products without experts’ supervision, poor storage conditions, unauthorized relocation of premises among others. The PCN Registrar, Elijah Muhammed represented by the Council’s Director Enforcement, Mr Stephen Esumobi, disclosed this…

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Ondo Reps Member Akinfolarin donates N40m Project to Fed Poly, Ile Oluji

Ondo Reps Member Akinfolarin donates N40m Project to Fed Poly, Ile Oluji

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Hon. Mayowa Akinfolarin, a member, House of Representatives, representing Ile-Oluji/Oke Igbo/Odigbo Federal Constituency of Ondo State, has donated a lecture building worth over N40 million to Federal Polytechnic,Ile Oluji in Ondo State. Speaking at the inauguration of the building, Akinfolarin noted that the donation was a means of appreciating the people to represent them in the National Assembly. “When you are given mandate or responsibility by people, one of the ways to appreciate…

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Drop your Unproductive War against our Chairman —Ondo APC tells Oppositions

Drop your Unproductive War against our Chairman —Ondo APC tells Oppositions

The All Progressives Congress (APC), in Ondo State on Thursday charged opposition to stop unproductive war against its Chairman, Ade Adetimehin. The ruling party also urged the newly elected chairman, Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Ondo State chapter, Hon. Charles Fagbohunka, to be pragmatic and innovative during his tenure of office. Fagbohunka, the State Organising Secretary, emerged the new chairman IPAC in a transparent election, conducted under the watch of the Independent National Electoral Commission…

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We produce Best Medical Laboratory Scientists —Achievers University

We produce Best Medical Laboratory Scientists —Achievers University

By: Kayode Afolabi It was a celebration of academic excellence with full pump and pageantry as Achievers University, Owo in Ondo state on Wednesday performed her induction and Oath taking ceremony of its 45 qualified Medical laboratory scientists. The event which was the eighth edition since the inception of the institution, was graced by Hon. Dr Bode Ayorinde, Pro Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council; Prof (Engr) Tunji Samuel Ibiyemi, Vice-Chancellor of the University; Dr. A….

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ONDO Health: How Diabetes can be Prevented —Experts

ONDO Health: How Diabetes can be Prevented —Experts

By: Ade Adeleke A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Diabetes Association of Nigeria (DAN), Ondo State Chapter, has counselled people on how to prevent diabetes. To this effect, the organization called for regular check up and learn more to understand the warning signs of diabetes disease as preventive measures. The Chairman of Diabetes Association of Nigeria (DAN), Ondo State Chapter, Dr Adenike Enikuomehin, stated this at the occasion to mark World Diabetes Day in the state. The…

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N200million: Akeredolu must Act over Looming Industrial Unrest at Ondo Varsity, AAUA

N200million: Akeredolu must Act over Looming Industrial Unrest at Ondo Varsity, AAUA

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Industrial unrest is now looming at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, (AAUA), as staff of the institution have threatened a showdown with the Management over what they called alleged diversion, alleged misappropriation and refusal to remit over N200 million monthly deductions of four cooperative societies to their coffer. The cooperative societies are Academic Staff Cooperative Society, Senior Staff Cooperative Society, General Cooperative Society and Security Staff Cooperative Society. They were being owed…

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Even Oppositions know My Administration is Performing, except…—Akeredolu

Even Oppositions know My Administration is Performing, except…—Akeredolu

Akeredolu Gets NUJ ‘Excellence In Infrastructural Development’ Award Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN , has been conferred with an Award of Excellence In Infrastructural Development by the state Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ). Similarly, the Union also honoured the Olowa of Igbara-Oke, HRM Oba Adefarakanmi Agbade as its Royal Patron. The award was conferred on the Governor at the State Secretariat of the NUJ on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. The Chairman…

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“Why Ondo Govt’s MDAs must not reject Corps Members”

“Why Ondo Govt’s MDAs must not reject Corps Members”

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) posted to Ondo State have been assured that Ministries, Agencies and Parastatals of the state government will reject their letters of posting. The government also promised that they would get whatever that is due to them to enhance commitment to service of their fatherland and the development of the communities and organisations of their primary assignment. The State Head of Service, Mr Dare Aragbaiye, who…

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5000 set for 2019 Ondo Fishermen Summit

5000 set for 2019 Ondo Fishermen Summit

About five thousand fishermen in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State have already registered to participate in the forthcoming Ondo State Fishermen Summit slated for next month. A team of government officials and indigenes of the areas have been carrying out community engagements in the areas which include Awoye, Molutehin, Oberebiminu, Alapke, Araromi Seaside and Zion Pepe to educate and enlighten the area on the benefits of the programme to them as well as…

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We’ve uncovered How Buhari is plotting Third Term Agenda —Afenifere alleges

We’ve uncovered How Buhari is plotting Third Term Agenda —Afenifere alleges

By: Ade Adeleke The Pan Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, on Tuesday came up with facts on how President Muhammadu Buhari is allegedly plotting his third term agenda. The group charged Nigerians to be vigilant and ready to scuttle any attempt by Buhari to take the country for a ride on the alleged third term agenda. Rising from its monthly General Meeting held in Akure, the country home of its national leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, the…

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JUST IN: Why We Expelled 6 Students —FUTA

JUST IN: Why We Expelled 6 Students —FUTA

By: SUNSHINETRUTH …..FUTA Expels Six Students Found Culpable in the Physical Bullying of colleague The Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA on Tuesday expelled six students over the bullying of a fellow student. The expulsion is sequel to the recommendation of an investigative panel which probed the incident that took place in an off campus hostel on Saturday, November 16, 2019. The Expelled students are : 1. Popoola Olaniyi Agboola IDD/ (300L) 2. Oluwadare Faith…

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Ondo NUJ honours Akeredolu, IgbaraOke Monarch Today; Donates to Motherless Children

Ondo NUJ honours Akeredolu, IgbaraOke Monarch Today; Donates to Motherless Children

By: Ade Adeleke THE ondo state Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) will tomorrow November 26, 2019 honour the State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu as Ondo NUJ GRAND PATRON. The Governor will also bag the AWARD OF EXCELLENCE AS THE BEST GOVERNOR IN INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT. The Union will also perform the Investiture Of The Olowa Of Igbara-oke, HRM Oba Adefarakanmi Agbede as Ondo NUJ Royal Patron. The event will hold at NUJ PRESS CENTRE,…

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I’m Amused with How Oppositions Treat APC —Akeredolu

I’m Amused with How Oppositions Treat APC —Akeredolu

By: SUNSHINETRUTH …….. kicks against death penalty for hate speech Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, on Monday opposed the proposed death penalty for hate speech offenders in the country. He compared the penalty to sentencing someone who steals N10,000 to death and freeing another that steals N1million. Governor Akeredolu disclosed this in Ilorin, Kwara state at the opening ceremony of the sixth biennial international conference of the University of Ilorin Centre for Peace and…

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Mimiko delivers Public Lecture at UNILORIN Nov 26

Mimiko delivers Public Lecture at UNILORIN Nov 26

Mimiko to deliver 7th Kola Olafimihan Lecture in UNILORIN Tomorrow Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, will tomorrow Tuesday, deliver the 7th Kola Olafimihan lecture holding at the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) Kwara State. Mimiko, according to a statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media, John Paul Akinduro, will be speaking on “Sustainable Practice to Reduce Maternal Mortality in Nigeria: My Experience” and is expected to focus on…

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Why all Security Agencies in Ondo must Work together —Army

Why all Security Agencies in Ondo must Work together —Army

By: Ade Adeleke The Nigerian Army on Friday called for a stronger collaboration among all other security agencies in Ondo State to tackle the issues of insecurity and build national security in the country. Maj. Gen. Anthony Omozoje, General Officer, Commanding 2 Division, Ibadan, made the calls during his visit and be part of lecture organised by the exercise crocodile smile IV at super Camp in Okitipupa, Ondo State. The lecture theme: “Inter Agencies Collaboration:…

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Autonomy: Why we shouldn’t Beg for Funding —Ondo Assembly

By: Ade Adeleke The Ondo state House of Assembly has explained why the parliamentarians should not be begging executive or anybody for proper legislative funding. “It is highly imperative to create an enabling environment for Legislative and judicial autonomy to thrive in order to guarantee a robust relationship among the three arms of government.” This was the submission of the Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Oleyelogun Bamidele David at a workshop on…

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Akeredolu: Politics of Suspension from APC

Akeredolu: Politics of Suspension from APC

APC NEC & Matters Arising The Ondo State Government is compelled to clarify certain insinuations as series of layer meetings ended this evening with that of NEC. Needless to recall that Governor Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu SAN attended both which of course included that of the National Caucus at the Presidential Villa. However, while the Government is not in any way surprised by the outright misrepresentations labourously orchestrated, it is apt to say that such are…

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Ondo Police Nab Three Notorious Kidnappers, Armed Robbers

Ondo Police Nab Three Notorious Kidnappers, Armed Robbers

By: Ade Adeleke Men of the Ondo state Police command has arrested three members of a notorious kidnapping and armed robbery group that has been terrorising the people of Ondo, Ogun and Lagos states on the coastal line. The arrested suspects namely: (i) Bibowei Zeblon ‘m’ Aged 34 years (ii) Daniel Peretei ‘m’ Aged 33 years (iii) Julius Ekunjumi ‘m’ Aged 32 years. According to the Ondo state Commissioner of Police, Mr Andie Undie, the…

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El-rufai, Akeredolu for Pa Ajasin’s Colloquium in Akure

El-rufai, Akeredolu for Pa Ajasin’s Colloquium in Akure

By: Ade Adeleke The Board of Trustees of Ajasin Foundation on Thursday said the Kaduna State governor,Malam Nasir El-Rufai will be the keynote Speaker at a colloquium in honour of the late former governor of Ondo state, Chief Adekunle Michael Ajasin. The event which holds on November 28, 2019, has a theme this year, “Promoting Economic Development, Social Justice and Rule of Law as Pathways to stability and prosperity in Nigeria.” Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is…

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