COVID-19: Time to save Media Industry from Hardship —NUJ tells Govt

COVID-19: Time to save Media Industry from Hardship —NUJ tells Govt

Media Release TIME TO BOOST THE MEDIA INDUSTRY The National Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, calls on Journalists as the watchdog of the society and the “fourth estate of the realm” to encourage freedom of speech as guaranteed by the Nigerian Constitution, the fundamental objectives contained in chapter II of the Constitution and uphold the responsibility of accountability of the government to the people. While self regulatory mechanism is another alternative means of…

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News Alert: Gunmen assassinate Lawmaker, abduct Commissioner in Ekiti

News Alert: Gunmen assassinate Lawmaker, abduct Commissioner in Ekiti

A councillor and leader of the House in Ilejemeje Local Government Area of Ekiti state, Mr Olatunji Omotosho has been assassinated by unknown gunmen. The local government lawmaker was travelling with the Ekiti State Commissioner for Agriculture, Chief Olabode Folorunso also known as Mayegun and a yet to be identified woman when they were attacked. The Commissioner and the women were however kidnapped by the assailants. The people were attacked this evening along Iludun- Isan…

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Eyitayo Jegede is a Dependable Leader —Ondo Reps Member Gboluga

Eyitayo Jegede is a Dependable Leader —Ondo Reps Member Gboluga

ONDO PDP REP, IKENGBOJU CONGRATULATES JEGEDE AT BIRTHDAY Happy birthday to an Exemplar of dependable leadership, Eyitayo Jegede SAN Today is significant, being the fourth Sunday of the fourth month in a peculiar year like 2020. More significant because it is the birthday of a quintessential leader, brother and friend. I’ve therefore considered it imperative to join my voice to that of many others, to thank God for the wisdom, strength, professional wizardry and divine…

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Deji of Akure tackles LG Chairman over Eleyowo Chieftaincy Tussle

Deji of Akure tackles LG Chairman over Eleyowo Chieftaincy Tussle

By: Ade Adetona The Deji and Paramount Ruler of Akure kingdom, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi has declared that he will not allow illegality in the Eleyowo chieftaincy tussle in Akure north local government area of Ondo state. On a Statement signed by his media Aide, Michael Adeyeye, the Akure Monarch insisted that his right as the consenting and prescribed authority for the installation of minor Chiefs, Olus, Baales and Olojas in Akure North Local Government,…

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BREAKING: Panic as Ondo hits Seven Cases of Coronavirus

BREAKING: Panic as Ondo hits Seven Cases of Coronavirus

There is panic among residents, as Ondo state now has seven cases of Coronavirus pandemic, with three fresh cases, six active and one discharge. Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on twitter handle that, “we have confirmed three other cases in Ondo state. One of the cases involves one of the recently arraigned suspects in the murder of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, Pa Fasoranti’s Daughter. The Commissioner of police has been duly informed and the line tracing of police…

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Bayduk Chairman, Olowookere puts smiles on faces of the Needy in Akure

Bayduk Chairman, Olowookere puts smiles on faces of the Needy in Akure

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Chairman of Bayduk Group of companies and Zonal Executive officer of IPMAN, Western zone , Engr. Bayode Olowookere has distributed food items worth millions of naira and cash to less privileged residents of Akure, the Ondo state capital. The gesture is part of the donor’s contributions to cushion the effects of the stay at home directive of government aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking to journalists during…

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