Just In: INEC plans Shifting of 2020 Ondo Guber polls

Just In: INEC plans Shifting of 2020 Ondo Guber polls

There are indications that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), may change the date of Ondo and Edo states governorship elections this year. The Commission has said that it is set to release fresh modalities for the conduct of the Edo and Ondo governorship election despite the Coronavirus threat. The commission however disclosed that it will liaise with health authorities and security agencies on resumption of activities in the two states ahead of the elections…

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Residents without Nosemask risk 14days compulsory Govt’s Isolation —Akeredolu

Residents without Nosemask risk 14days compulsory Govt’s Isolation —Akeredolu

As part of his numerous efforts geared towards combating the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Thursday, 7 May, 2020, received the first round of the locally-produced nose masks for the people of the state. Akeredolu had on April 20, set up a special committee for the mass production of Nose Masks, headed by Mr. Gani Muhammed. According to a Statement signed by Olabode Richard Olatunde Special Assistant to…

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One of the Oldest Men in Ondo State, Super-Centenarian passes on

One of the Oldest Men in Ondo State, Super-Centenarian passes on

By: Oluwatosin Adesola One of the oldest men in Ondo state, Prince kilani Balogun has passed on at the age of 110 at Afin Akoko northwest local government during a brief illness. Prince kilani Balogun was the pioneer chairman P T A of Adougbo Grammar school Afin Akoko, patron farmer congress,head of council of Ullamas and Al-hujaj Afin and Opon the oldest man at Egunyin ole Egunyin doo in Afin Akoko. He was a foundation…

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2020 Polls: Ondo People are tired of Akeredolu’s Govt —Guber Aspirant, Dapo Adelegan

2020 Polls: Ondo People are tired of Akeredolu’s Govt —Guber Aspirant, Dapo Adelegan

By: Ade Adeleke …….says Eight Gov Aspirants from Owo show Governor’s Poor Scorecards. ……Ondo needs Extraordinary Person to manage Post COVID-19 Economy. ……He is ranting —Governor replies. Ahead of the 10 October, 2020 governorship election in Ondo State, one of the leading Aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and successful Businessman, Prince Dapo Adelegan has declared that the incumbent, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu should be allowed to go and rest as he…

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Uneasy Calm in APC Unity Forum, as 9 Ondo Gov Aspirants disown Abraham

Uneasy Calm in APC Unity Forum, as 9 Ondo Gov Aspirants disown Abraham

By: Ade Adetona Nine out of ten Governorship Aspirants under the Ondo APC Unity Forum have disowned a statement credited to Dr Olusegun Abraham over the ceding of the gubernatorial ticket to Ondo north senatorial district. In a press statement signed by the nine aspirants, they said Abraham should take full responsibility of his action and said they are not part of the alleged decision under the group headed by Alhaji Alli Olanusi. The group…

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Why I ordered Compulsory COVID-19 Test for Policemen —Ondo CP

Why I ordered Compulsory COVID-19 Test for Policemen —Ondo CP

Following suspected cases of COVID-19 being carried by a senior female officer and two others, the Ondo state police Command has ordered compulsory coronavirus test for all policemen at Yaba Police station. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that the police officers at the station were said to have refused to submit themselves to be tested for COVID-19 and instead opted for self treatment. Giving the directive for the test, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Adie…

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Man crushed to death on road while making Video Call

Man crushed to death on road while making Video Call

An unidentified man was on Wednesday crushed to death while on a video call in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The deceased was said to have been on video call while crossing the road and got knocked down by an Honda Odyssey car marked AAA 589 FV at Adedero village on the Abeokuta -Sagamu expressway. Public Relations Officer of Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) Mr. Babatunde Akinbiyi, who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta, said…

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