EXCLUSIVE: Deadlock over Minimum Wage Negotiations in Ondo

EXCLUSIVE: Deadlock over Minimum Wage Negotiations in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola ……Committee to reconvene Monday ……Consequential adjustment, LG, Teachers salaries pose challenges Negotiation over the consequential adjustment of workers’ salaries and implementation of the #30,000 minimum wage in Ondo state held yesterday, ended without an agreeable figure for the state workers, SUNSHINETRUTH can report authoritatively. Our correspondent exclusively gathered that government’s team and labour leaders could not agree on consequential adjustment for some grade levels of workers which forced both sides to adjourn…

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BREAKING: Mimiko’s Mother dies in Ondo

BREAKING: Mimiko’s Mother dies in Ondo

Madam Muyinat, mother of the immediate past Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko and a former Vice chancellor of AAUA, Prof Olufemi Mimiko has passed on. She died at the age of 89. Muyinat was from Ogunsulie of Ondo kingdom. Mama Muyinat died last night in Ondo City few hour after her son was honoured at the University of Medical Sciences, Ondo. In February, 2017, she said that his son (Olusegun) disappeared from her…

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Why Mimiko remains a Reference Point —Akeredolu

Why Mimiko remains a Reference Point —Akeredolu

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has commended his predecessor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, for his giant strides in the state’s health sector during his eight years as governor of the state, describing his performance in the health sector of the state when he governed the state as a reference point. Mimiko ruled the state between 2019 and 2017. Akeredolu gave the commendation while speaking at the first convocation of the Ondo…

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Missing Child: Power Brokers lobby DSS for Prophet Sotitobire, as Church suspends activities

Missing Child: Power Brokers lobby DSS for Prophet Sotitobire, as Church suspends activities

Influential Nigerians Pressuring Us To Release Ondo Pastor Arrested Over Missing Child In Church –DSS Source A source in the Akure office of the Department of State Service, DSS, on Thursday confirmed that top politicians and traditional rulers in Ondo state are among those currently lobbying and mounting pressure on the agency to release the arrested founder of Sotitobire Miracle Centre in Akure, Prophet Alfa Babatunde. Following the arrest of founder of Sotitobire Miracle Centre…

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Ikale/Araromi Obu Crisis: Community Leaders Risk Arrest

Ikale/Araromi Obu Crisis: Community Leaders Risk Arrest

By: Ade Adeleke The Panel of Inquiry set up by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, to look into the crisis of land dispute between Araromi-Obu and Ikale (Ago Alaye) has recommended the arrest of any community or opinion leaders from the areas that make inflammatory comments on the conflict. This is one of the recommendations made in a submitted report of the committee which was handed over to the Governor yesterday in his office, Alagbaka, Akure….

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18 Passengers didn’t die in Ondo Accident —FRSC

18 Passengers didn’t die in Ondo Accident —FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has denied a media report that 18 passengers died in a fatal accident that occurred in Ore on Wednesday and not today. Speaking with SUNSHINETRUTH on telephone, the Ondo state Sector Commander of FRSC, Rotimi Adeleye dismissed the report of 18 casualties, noting that only four persons died. Below is the official analyst of the accident: “FIR UPDATE! Command:RS11.21 ORE UNIT CMD. Date: 11/12/2019, Time A:1432HRS, Time B:1441HRS, Time…

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BREAKING: 18 People perish in Ondo Accident

BREAKING: 18 People perish in Ondo Accident

By: SUNSHINETRUTH It was a day of sorrow and sadness as 18 passengers today perished in an autocrash involving two commercial buses in ore, Odigbo Local government area of Ondo state, SUNSHINETRUTH can authoritatively report. Several other passengers were injured in the accident that occurred this morning. Our correspondent gathered that the two ill-fated vehicles were heading for Lagos from the southeastern part of the country. It was learnt that the accident was caused by…

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Tension as Police Assistant Commissioner, SARS Commander’re set Ablaze; Rights Group kicks

Tension as Police Assistant Commissioner, SARS Commander’re set Ablaze; Rights Group kicks

Press statement of the HURIDE dated 12th December 2019. ORAIFITE CRISIS: HURIDE ASKS OBIANO TO SET UP PANEL OF INQUIRY…VISIT THE SCENE OF THE INCIDENT. The Human Right, Liberty Access and Peace Defenders Foundation (HURIDE), has called on Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State to as a matter of utmost immediacy set up a Judicial Panel of Inquiry into the fracas which led to the killings of an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr. Oliver Abbey,…

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Minimum Wage: Ondo HoS, Labour Leaders in Crucial Meetings

Minimum Wage: Ondo HoS, Labour Leaders in Crucial Meetings

By: SUNSHINETRUTH The negotiations on the new minimum wage of #30,000 in Ondo state are now in advance stage, as the committee on it is now concluding stage. At the last meeting of the committee held at the stance of the state Head of Service, Dare Aragbaiye on Monday, this week, both labour side led by the JNC, NLC and TUC chairmen as well as government’s team agreed to meet again Thursday December 12, 2019…

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Missing Child in Akure: Why we disowned Prophet Sotitobire —Christian Body

Missing Child in Akure: Why we disowned Prophet Sotitobire —Christian Body

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Ondo State chapter of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has disowned the Founder of Sotitobire Miracle Centre, Akure, Prophet Alfa Babatunde, saying the General Overseer is not one of its members and that the church is not listed under their umbrella body. Addressing journalists in Akure, the State Chairman of PFN, Bishop Joshua Kolawole Opayinka of the Glorious Tabernacle International Church said it was quite unfortunate that such an incident…

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