Cancer: How Miracle/Prayer Centres’re killing People —Mrs Akeredolu

Cancer: How Miracle/Prayer Centres’re killing People —Mrs Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke The Wife of Ondo Governor, Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu yesterday blamed activities of some Miracle Centres and religious bodies for rising cases and poor treatment of cancer in the country, charging religious leaders to always encourage people with cancer to seek medical attention. She also said research had put Nigeria among countries with poorest cancer care and control system, adding that many Nigerians had lost their lives as a result of this. Mrs…

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Ondo LG Polls: Waste of Resources, count PDP out —Minority Leader, Elegbeleye

Ondo LG Polls: Waste of Resources, count PDP out —Minority Leader, Elegbeleye

By: Ade Adeleke The major opposition party in Ondo state, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will not be part of Saturday April 18, 2020 local government election in the state. This was disclosed by the Minority Leader of the Ondo state House of Assembly, Hon Rasheed Olalekan Elegbeleye at a political gathering in Akure attended by some leaders of the party in the state. Elegbeleye who represents Akoko Northeast constituency, is one of the two…

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Alleged Placenta on Church Altar: Don, Pastor Docked at Ondo Court

Alleged Placenta on Church Altar: Don, Pastor Docked at Ondo Court

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Justice Olabode Adegbehingbe of the Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure yesterday granted bail to a senior lecture at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Prof Lanre Olu-Adeyemi and Pastor John Abiodun following their arraignment before the court. The duo were Docked before the court. The lecturer was charged on two count charge while the pastor was arraigned for seven (7) count ranging from conspiracy, publication of false news, perjury, impersonation, threatening violence…

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2020 Polls: Akeredolu’s Reelection’ll be smooth sailing —Akure Leaders

2020 Polls: Akeredolu’s Reelection’ll be smooth sailing —Akure Leaders

By: Ade Adeleke The re-election bid of Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has received a major boost as leaders of Akure, declaring that his second term ambition be smooth sailing. A group of Akure leaders also pledged to work untiringly, using the unparalleled achievements of the governor across sectors as strategic campaign elements to make his second term election a resounding victory for him. The leaders from all the political wards in Akure South…

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APC Leaders disown ‘Ondo NCS Forum’ over Akeredolu, LG polls

APC Leaders disown ‘Ondo NCS Forum’ over Akeredolu, LG polls

By: Ade Adeleke Some chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have dissociated themselves from a press release issued by aggrieved members of the party that pointed accusing finger to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as causing internal crisis in the party. They also endorsed the steps by the state leadership of the Party on the forthcoming local government election. In a Press Statement today to dismiss an earlier press release titled “You Must Respect Our Party’s…

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Ondo HoS speaks on Workers’ 2018, 2019 Leave Bonus Payment

Ondo HoS speaks on Workers’ 2018, 2019 Leave Bonus Payment

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Head of Service, Mr Dare Aragbaiye has assured Public Servants in the state that none of them would be retrenched as a result of the implementation of the #30,000.00 new minimum wage. The Head of Service, gave the assurance while featuring on a Radio Nigeria Akure Personality programme tagged “Guest of the Week”. He said this is part of the agreement reached between the Organised Labour and the State Government…

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We’ll improve funding of Sports —Akeredolu assures Ondo SWAN

We’ll improve funding of Sports —Akeredolu assures Ondo SWAN

By: Ade Adeleke Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State yesterday urged the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) to continue to give adequate coverage to athletes in the state, promising more funding of the sports sector in the state. Akeredolu gave the advice in Akure during a courtesy visit by executive members of SWAN, Ondo State chapter. He explained that the athletes in the state deserved all accolades for their outstanding performances at national and…

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Community laments, as Fire destroys Multimillion Naira FG’s Power Plant in Ondo

Community laments, as Fire destroys Multimillion Naira FG’s Power Plant in Ondo

By: Ade Adeleke A Federal Government’s multi-million naira electric power plant located at OkeAgbe town in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State, has been gutted by inferno from unknown source. The cause of the inferno was still unknown as at the time of filing this report, but it was learnt that the fire incident started on Monday afternoon this week and was still burning till yesterday. Similar power plant was located in Daura,…

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You can’t Subsume Amotekun under your Community Policing —Afenifere warns IGP

You can’t Subsume Amotekun under your Community Policing —Afenifere warns IGP

By: Ade Adeleke The Pan Yoruba Sociopolitical group, Afenifere today rejected any attempt to subsume Operation Amotekun under the Community Policing scheme of the Nigeria Police. This is one of the highlights of the communiqué issued at the end of the monthly general meeting of group held at the residence of its National Leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti in Akure, the ondo state capital. The Inspector General of the Police had directed state commands to begin…

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2020 guber polls: Ondo South PDP leaders move to Stop Eyitayo, insist party’ll lose again if…

2020 guber polls: Ondo South PDP leaders move to Stop Eyitayo, insist party’ll lose again if…

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Some Leaders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo South yesterday wrote an open letter to the National leaders of the party through the National Chairman, prince Uche Secondus, and copied former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to analyzed why the PDP may lose this year’s governorship election in Ondo State if the party’s candidate does not emerge from the Southern Senatorial District of the state. The letter dated January 27,…

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