Akure Chief, Alade strategizes for Aketi’s Second Term, set-up DNA in Akoko

Akure Chief, Alade strategizes for Aketi’s Second Term, set-up DNA in Akoko

By: SUNSHINETRUTH ALADE RALLIES ANWLG APC LEADERS FOR AKETI 2020, FETE WARD COORDINATORS OF DEMOCRATIC NETWORK FOR AKETI (DNA) AKANDE, MAITO, BADMUS, AWE REASSURE APC MEMBERS OF AKETI COMMITMENT TO RURAL DEVT. …AS MEGA PARTY LEADERS AT ANWLG PROMISE TO DEFECT TO APC. In the evening of Sunday, 29th,2019, another effort of Rear Admiral Samuel Ilesanmi Alade, one of the most respected All Progressives Congress, APC Leaders in Akoko North West Local Government, towards the…

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JUST IN: Akeredolu signs Ondo 2020 Budget into Law, 2hrs after Assembly’s Passage

JUST IN: Akeredolu signs Ondo 2020 Budget into Law, 2hrs after Assembly’s Passage

By: Ade Adeleke Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu this evening signed into law the year 2020 Budget of Ondo State, just few hours after the state lawmakers passed the fiscal document. Governor Akeredolu appended his signature on the budget totalling one hundred and eighty nine billion naira in his office in Akure on the Eve of the new year The governor appreciated the legislators for ensuring quick passage of the bill and demanded improved IGR to complement…

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BREAKING: Dangote Trailer crushes Akoko Residents, Many on Danger list

BREAKING: Dangote Trailer crushes Akoko Residents, Many on Danger list

By: Oluwatosin Adesola It was a black new year eve for the people of Ikare Akoko when an accident involving Dangote Trailer crushed three other vehicles while two motorcycles riders were trapped when the truck lost control at the heart of the town. While some people lost their lives, many who sustained various degrees of injuries in the fatal accident were rushed to the Ondo State Specialist Hospital Ikare Akoko. It took men of FRSC…

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Akeredolu pardons 16 Prisoners, Rescues three from Death

Akeredolu pardons 16 Prisoners, Rescues three from Death

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, today extended Grace and Mercy to 16 inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service, State Headquarters, Akure. This is in line with exercising the powers conferred on him by paragraph (d) of sub-section (1) Section 212 of the Constitution of Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended) Governor Akeredolu, in a letter addressed to the Controller of Nigerian Correctional Service, State Headquarters, Federal Secretariat Complex, Akure, orders that…

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“How my Son was Mysteriously ‘Murdered’ inside Ondo Police Station”

“How my Son was Mysteriously ‘Murdered’ inside Ondo Police Station”

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 11, Oshogbo has been urged to launch investigation into the circumstances that led to the unfortunate and mysterious death of her son Aanu Olanusimi, who allegedly died inside the custody of the Idanre Police Station in Ondo State. The mother of the deceased, Mrs Comfort Olanusimi, through her Lawyer Mr Fidolyn Akindiose, made the plea in a petition sent to the AIG….

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Ask Your Members to Preside over Customary Courts —Akeredolu tells NBA

Ask Your Members to Preside over Customary Courts —Akeredolu tells NBA

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, (SAN), today challenged the newly appointed State President of the Customary Court of Appeal. Justice Eunice Aderonke Alade, to ensure that only legally-trained and sound persons are put in charge of the customary courts in the state. At the swearing-in of Justice Alade at the governor’s office, Akure, Akeredolu noted that such step would ensure effective dispensation of Justice. The Governor described the event as the last…

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BREAKING: Tension, Suspicion as 200 Fulani Herdsmen storm Ondo Community

BREAKING: Tension, Suspicion as 200 Fulani Herdsmen storm Ondo Community

By: Oluwatosin Adesola There is a tension at Ajowa-Akoko, even as the peaceful atmosphere of the community located at Akoko northwest local government area of Ondo state is currently under threat of being truncated. This is sequel to importation of some unknown faces to the town which angered youths of the community who moved to stop the offloading of the suspected Fulani herdsmen. Ajowa-Akoko is governed by eight traditional rulers without acrimony would have been…

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Female 400Level Student Killed for Money Ritual, Buried inside Church

Female 400Level Student Killed for Money Ritual, Buried inside Church

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Pastor David Daley-Oladele, whose daughter, “Favour”, was gruesomely murdered allegedly by one Owolabi Adeeko; his mother, identified simply as Mrs Adeeko; and the pastor of a white garment church, Segun Philip, in the Ikoyi-Ile area of Osun State, has narrated that the dismembered body of the victim was buried on the church premises. PUNCH Metro gathered that Favour, a 400-level undergraduate of the Department of Theatre Arts, Lagos State University, after a short…

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Ondo Reps Member, Adeogun makes History, vows to Protect Constituents

Ondo Reps Member, Adeogun makes History, vows to Protect Constituents

By: Ade Adeleke The lawmaker representing Akoko Southeast/Southwest federal constituency of Ondo state in the National Assembly, Hon. Ade Adeogun has made history as the first lawmaker to hold interface with his constituents, even as he vowed to protect interest of his people. Adeogun, who said this while speaking to journalists at the constituency town hall meetings in Isua and Oka Akoko towns also promised regular interface with his constituents as a way of giving…

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Minimum Wage: Issues as Ondo Govt, Labour return for Negotiations Today

Minimum Wage: Issues as Ondo Govt, Labour return for Negotiations Today

By: Ade Adeleke MINIMUM WAGE: ONDO NEGOTIATING COMMITTEE MOVES TO BEAT NLC DEADLINE As part of steps to meet December 31, 2019 deadline set for 36 state governors and labour unions to conclude negotiations on the implementation of #30,000 minimum wage, the Negotiating Committee in Ondo state has scheduled another meeting for Monday 30 December, 2019. The meeting is expected to start by Noon. The committee members comprise top government and labour officials had met…

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