BREAKING: Ondo Assembly passes Amotekun bill into law

BREAKING: Ondo Assembly passes Amotekun bill into law

The Ondo State House of Assembly has passed a bill for the establishment of State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps into law. The lawmakers at a plenary presided over by the Speaker, Mr Bamidele Oleyelogun gave the nod after considering recommendations of the house Committee on Security. The Chairman House Committee on Security, Mr Ololade Gbegudu while reeling out the recommendations noted that it put into consideration submissions from the public hearing. The Speaker,…

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Updated: AAUA rejects 11,093 JAMB Applicants

Updated: AAUA rejects 11,093 JAMB Applicants

By: Ade Adeleke The Acting Vice Chancellor, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko in Ondo State, Prof. Olugbenga Ige, said out of 16,139 candidates who applied to study at the institution, only 5,046 were admitted. To this end, the VC tasked the new students to justify their admission into the university by being of good character. He reiterated the extant law of the University that only students found worthy in learning and character would be conferred with…

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Ondo JNC gets new Officers, retains NUJ Scribe as Fin Sec

Ondo JNC gets new Officers, retains NUJ Scribe as Fin Sec

Organised Labour in Ondo State has elected new officers to run the affairs of the Joint Negotiating Council (JNC). Comrade Oluwaniyi Fabunmi from the Agricultural and Allied Employees Union of Nigeria (AAEUN) emerged the Chairman; Comrade Olapade Ademola from Nigerian Civil Service Union (NCSU) is the new JNC Vice Chairman while Comrade Kehinde Nomiye from the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) was elected JNC Secretary. The JNC also reelected Comrade Leke Adegbite…

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“Sacked Bayelsa Deputy Governor-elect wanted to Commit Suicide”

“Sacked Bayelsa Deputy Governor-elect wanted to Commit Suicide”

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says the Deputy Governor-elect, whose certificate scandal cost the All Progressives Congress the Bayelsa State governorship seat, is on the verge of committing suicide. Sylva said this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Monday. The governor-elect, David Lyon; and the governor-elect, Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, were sacked by the Supreme Court on the eve of their inauguration while the Peoples Democratic Party took over the leadership…

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