Why Ondo Court sends Killers of Afenifere Leader’s daughter to Owo Prison

Why Ondo Court sends Killers of Afenifere Leader’s daughter to Owo Prison

Suspected killers of Olufunke Olakunri, daughter of Afenifere Leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti were today remanded at Owo correctional centre by a Magistrate court sitting in Akure, Ondo State. The suspects are: Muhammed Shehu, 26, Mazaje Lawal, 40, Adamu Adamu, 60 and Awalu Abubakar, 25. They were arraigned on a four-count charge of felony, conspiracy to murder and kidnapping. The suspects were said to have been involved in the killing of late Mrs.Olakunri in July, 2019…

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BREAKING: Akeredolu sacks SA for abandoning duties

BREAKING: Akeredolu sacks SA for abandoning duties

STATEMENT The Special Assistant to the Governor on Youths and Students’ Affairs, Mr Banji Adewumi, has been relieved of his appointment. It was recently discovered that Mr. Adewumi has abandoned the office and his responsibilities for some months now, and that he is no longer resident in the country. Expectedly, his absence has made the office to suffer serious neglect, which if left unattended to, may lead to incalculable damage in the relationship between the…

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Ramadan: Let’s support the Needy —Mimiko

Ramadan: Let’s support the Needy —Mimiko

Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, immediate past Governor of Ondo State, has urged support for the needy as the Muslim faithful across the world begin the month of Ramadan “Let’s be compassionate even when circumstances are dire, and give needed support to the most vulnerable among us.” Mimiko, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, John Paul Akinduro, said this year’s Ramadan is an unusual one as no gathering of any form is allowed in…

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Use Ramadan to Pray for us  —Akeredolu, Boroffice beg Muslims

Use Ramadan to Pray for us  —Akeredolu, Boroffice beg Muslims

By: Ade Adetona Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and the Senate Deputy Leader, Prof Ajayi Boroffice have felicitated with Muslims on Ondo state on the commencement of 2020 Ramadan fast, urging them to pray for the nation during this critical time. This is contained in their separate press releases issued by their Media Aides. Below is the full text of the statements; PRESS STATEMENT AKEREDOLU GREETS MUSLIMS Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, felicitates with Muslims in…

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Govt confirms Chief Olomi Agunbiade as Olu of Eleyowo in Akure North

Govt confirms Chief Olomi Agunbiade as Olu of Eleyowo in Akure North

By: Ade Adetona The authorities of Akure North local government have confirmed the recognition of Chief Olomi Adesina Agunbiade as the Olu of Eleyowo community in the local government area of Ondo state. This is contrary to a recent claim by the Deji of Akure, Oba Aladelusi Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade, that he had appointed one Boboye Ojo as the new Olu of Eleyowo. In a letter dated April 23rd, 2020, the Chairman of the Council said…

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Why Ondo needs to conduct ‘postponed’ LG polls —APC

Why Ondo needs to conduct ‘postponed’ LG polls —APC

Adetimehin Calls For LG Election To Entrench Grassroot Democracy. The Chairman of APC in Ondo State, Engr. Ade Adetimehin, has emphasised the need for the postponed local government election in Ondo State to hold in time so as to bring governance to the door-step of the people at the grassroot. Adetimehin, made this call at the Ose Local Government Area stakeholders meeting held via teleconferencing, today. He said part of the development that the LG…

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