Kidnapping: Ondo Cabinet Members Shun Road Trip for Burial of Akeredolu’s Mother in-law

Kidnapping: Ondo Cabinet Members Shun Road Trip for Burial of Akeredolu’s Mother in-law

As all is set for the burial of the mother of the Ondo state first lady, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu Akeredolu in Owerri, members of the cabinet who are billed for the event have shunned the trip to the Imo state capital by road. All roads lead to BUB Anyanwu family’s compound in Umuikea, Emeabiam in Owerri West LGA of Imo State, venue of the burial ceremony of late Nneoma Dora Chinyere Anyanwu, mother of Her…

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How Four kidnapped Prospective Corps Members from Ondo regained freedom

How Four kidnapped Prospective Corps Members from Ondo regained freedom

Report says four prospective National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members kidnapped on Monday night in Katsina State have been regained their freedom. They were rescued by the policemen in an operation that lasted for 48hours. It was gathered that the victims, comprising three men and a woman, were being taken to the NYSC camp in Katsina by a police convoy where they were likely to undergo the orientation exercise. The victims were whisked away by…

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JUST IN: Policeman kills Wife, Self in Ondo

JUST IN: Policeman kills Wife, Self in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Ondo state Police Command has launched investigation into the circumstances that led to sudden death of a policeman simply identified as Tolulope and his wife who were found dead inside their living room. The incident occurred at Akungba-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of the State on Tuesday, while the late policeman was attached to the Akungba police division until his death. A loud bang was heard from their…

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Supreme Court’s N60M fine: All Lawyers’ll suffer if….—Afe Babalola, Olanipekun tell NBA

Supreme Court’s N60M fine: All Lawyers’ll suffer if….—Afe Babalola, Olanipekun tell NBA

Two eminent lawyers, Chief Afe Babalola (SAN) and Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), have formally protested the heavy cost imposed on them and the harsh words directed at them by the Supreme Court at their appearance in relation to the Bayelsa State governorship election judgment. Both lawyers represented the All Progressives Congresses (APC) and its candidates in the last governorship election in Bayelsa State – David Lyon Pereworinmin and Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo – in their request to…

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ONDO: We need Bloggers, Social Media Influencers for National Security —Army

ONDO: We need Bloggers, Social Media Influencers for National Security —Army

By: Ade Adeleke The Nigerian Army has demanded the support of online journalists, social media users and bloggers, in efforts to tackle terrorism and other security challenges to a barest minimum in the country. The Director, Army Civil-Military Affairs, Maj. Gen. Usman Muhammad, made the calls in Akure, the Ondo state capital at the 9th edition of the one day Interactive Session on Civil-Miltary Relations. The theme of the seminar is; “the Evolving Role of…

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4+4 in Ese-Odo: Why Akeredolu deserves Second Term —Info Commissioner, Ojogo

4+4 in Ese-Odo: Why Akeredolu deserves Second Term —Info Commissioner, Ojogo

By: Ade Adeleke Ahead of October 10, 2020 governorship election in Ondo state, leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by the State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Hon Donald Ojogo at the weekend flagged off “Aketi 4+4 Movement” in Ese-Odo local government area to mobilise voters for the reelection agenda of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. The launching of the movement held at Igbekebo, headquarters of the council area, attracted large APC faithful…

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BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Four Ondo Graduates heading for NYSC Orientation Camp

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Four Ondo Graduates heading for NYSC Orientation Camp

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Unknown gunmen have reportedly abducted four graduates from ondo state who are heading for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the north. The victims who graduated from Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo in Ondo state, were on their way to NYSC orientation camps in Nasarawa and Zamfara States when they were seized outside ondo state. The exact location of where they were kidnapped is still sketchy as at the press time. Police…

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