Lockdown: Philanthropist, Idowu Otetubi brings Succour to 150 Families in Akure

Lockdown: Philanthropist, Idowu Otetubi brings Succour to 150 Families in Akure

As part of his sole effort to put smiles on the faces of his people during this COVID-19 lockdown, no fewer than 150 families in Akure, the Ondo state capital were today received door-to- door palliatives from philanthropic politician and chairman of a Landlord Association, Hon. Idowu Otetubi. Some of the beneficiaries are residing at Idowu Otetubi lane, Osisi Quarters in Omolayo Estate, Okejebu and other adjoining streets in Akure The distribution of the palliative…

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Akeredolu has Stabilised Ondo with Workers’ inputs —IBI GIGA AMBASSADORS

Akeredolu has Stabilised Ondo with Workers’ inputs —IBI GIGA AMBASSADORS

By: Ade Adetona A political group, IBI GIGA AMBASSADORS, has commended workers in Ondo state for ensuring harmonious labour-government relationship that has assisted the state governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to stabilize the state finance amidst deadly coronavirus pandemic and its lockdown. In a May Day message signed by the Director General of the group, Prof Lanre Olu-Adeyemi said Akeredolu had so far kept the state’s finances stable, bills paid and employment generated despite the global economic…

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How Akeredolu is going Astray in managing Ondo State —APC Gov Aspirant, Adelami

How Akeredolu is going Astray in managing Ondo State —APC Gov Aspirant, Adelami

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A governorship Aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo state 2020 election, Chief Olayide Adelami has cautioned Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to stop prevaricating without any professional measures or approach to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in the State. Chief Olayide Adelami, mni, is also a former Deputy Clerk of the National Assembly, a former Secretary (Permanent Secretary), department of Procurement, Estate and Works; a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered…

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I’ll take loan to settle Workers’ outstanding entitlements if ….. —Akeredolu

I’ll take loan to settle Workers’ outstanding entitlements if ….. —Akeredolu

Bu: Ade Adeleke Organised Labour Unions in Ondo state have declared that they pressurised Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to extend the tenure of Mr. Dare Aragbaiye as the State Head of Service due to his outstanding performance since he was appointed in July 2019. There was a petition by the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, the state chapter that the governor should reverse the extension of the HoS tenure, a demand which was vehemently…

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Update: How I was raped in my Farm by Okada Rider —Pregnant Woman

Update: How I was raped in my Farm by Okada Rider —Pregnant Woman

A 32 year-old commercial motorcyclist, popularly called okada riders, Laolu Omogunwa has been declared wanted by detectives of the Nigeria Police for allegedly raping a pregnant woman identified as Sade Jawo at Ago Akingboye in Irele Local Government Area of Ondo State. The 30 year old pregnant mother reportedly hired the services of the suspect to carry her from Ajagba to the farm settlement on a bike to purchase kegs of palm oil. Narrating her…

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Group empowers Women to celebrate Ondo Rep Tunji-Ojo’s Birthday

Group empowers Women to celebrate Ondo Rep Tunji-Ojo’s Birthday

As part of steps to organise memorable birthday for a lawmaker representing Akoko North East/North West federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Bunmi Tunji-Ojo, a group of his followers has empowered some less privileged women. This is also a special way to honour his leadership qualities. The group, BTO Ambassadors, made up of young men and women who are proteges of Tunji-Ojo, popularly known as BTO, in Ondo State, today organised a special…

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COVID-19: Test result of Ondo AG revealed, as Police Orderly tests Positive in Akure

COVID-19: Test result of Ondo AG revealed, as Police Orderly tests Positive in Akure

The Police orderly of a Chief Magistrate in Ondo state has been tested positive to Coronavirus after having a contact with another carrier of the virus few days ago in Akure. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt from a reliable source that the police officer’s health status takes Ondo state record to nine cases of Coronavirus. However, COVID-19 test conducted for the State Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General, Mr Adekola Olawoye (SAN) turned out negative as after his…

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MAY DAY: Our Messages to Workers —Akeredolu, Ondo Assembly

MAY DAY: Our Messages to Workers —Akeredolu, Ondo Assembly

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Ondo State governor, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has congratulated workers in the state on the occasion of the 2020 workers May Day Celebration. The Governor in a statement describes Labour Unions as partners in progress just as he commends the workers in the State for their understanding and support. According to Governor Akeredolu the continuous maturity exhibited by workers and their leaders in the State has not just enhanced a better relationship but…

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My good news for Ondo Workers if I become Governor —Bode Ayorinde

My good news for Ondo Workers if I become Governor —Bode Ayorinde

By: Ade Adeleke As the world celebrates workers’ day, also known as “May Day”, a governorship aspirant under the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state, Hon. (Dr) Bode Ayorinde has rolled out some of his vision to industrialise the state if given chance to lead the state. The former Federal lawmaker also assured workers in the state that if voted in as governor he would prioritise their welfare, noting that the state workforce deserves…

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FG, State Govts must do more for Workers —SDP Nat Chair, Adeniran

FG, State Govts must do more for Workers —SDP Nat Chair, Adeniran

By: Ade Adeleke Professor Tunde Adeniran, the National Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP) has saluted and celebrated Nigerian Workers who have worked and toiled for Nigeria’s economic growth and are now at great personal risk in the front line for the security and safety of Nigerians in these challenging times of Covid-19 pandemic. In a Press Statement, Professor Adeniran called on the Federal and State Governments to respect workers and take workers’ priorities and…

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Ondo gets fresh case, hits Nine COVID-19 Cases

Ondo gets fresh case, hits Nine COVID-19 Cases

Updates from the verified Twitter handle of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC indicate that twelve COVID-19 patients have fully recovered and discharged in the last twenty four hours. This puts the total number of discharges in the country since the outbreak of the pandemic at three hundred and nineteen. In the same vein, seven lives were reportedly lost to the disease yesterday bringing the total number of deaths to fifty eight in the…

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Akeredolu orders Partial Closure of Shasha Market

Akeredolu orders Partial Closure of Shasha Market

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, yesterday ordered partial closure of popular Shasha market in Akure where foodstuffs and fruits from the north are being sold. To this effect, Akeredolu said the Shasha Market will now have two days on, and two days off with effect from today to checkmate breaching of physical distancing to prevent further spread of deadly COVID-19 pandemic. The governor expressed displeasure at the crowdy gathering of marketers…

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