US-based Dr Abitoye reaches out to 1,000 Households in Ondo

US-based Dr Abitoye reaches out to 1,000 Households in Ondo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola An Ipele, Ondo State-born Medical Practitioner based in the United States of America, Dr Oluwatoyin Abitoye today took steps to put smiles on the faces of over 1,000 households in the state to cushion effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on his people. To this end, Dr Abitoye distributed foodstuffs to the households, both indigenes and non-indigenes irrespective of political parties affiliation to reduce hardship of the emergency period. The palliatives, tagged “Abitoye…

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COVID-19: NULGE distributes Palliatives to Members in Akure South

COVID-19: NULGE distributes Palliatives to Members in Akure South

By: Ade Adetona The Nigeria Union of local government Employees (NULGE), Akure South Chapter today put smiles on the faces of its members as it distributed foodstuffs and nose masks to them to cushion effects of COVID-19 pandemic. The distribution was held at two locations namely Akure south secretariat and annex office at Arakale road in order to observe the COVID-19 social distancing. Flagging off the distribution, the Chairman of NULGE, Akure South Chapter, Comrade…

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Ondo 2020: APC attacks PDP Guber Aspirant Bode Ayorinde

Ondo 2020: APC attacks PDP Guber Aspirant Bode Ayorinde

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) today described as unsolicited, puerile, and uncharitable the malice-induced assessment of its viability by a governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party ( PDP), Hon Bode Ayorinde. In a Press Statement signed by the ruling party’s Publicity Secretary, Alex Kalejaye, APC said it was amazing that a man with Ayorinde’s education could claim that the APC is not in charge….

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@94: Yoruba People Still need Pa Fasoranti —Akeredolu

@94: Yoruba People Still need Pa Fasoranti —Akeredolu

Akeredolu To Pa Fasoranti @94: You still Have Much To Offer Yoruba, Nigeria Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has made some revelations and complimentary comments about the foremost Yoruba leader and indeed, the Leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti on the occasion of his 94th birthday. “You are not just a Yoruba leader; your wisdom, high moral values and candour as such impeccable virtues every human society desires as beacons to make progress. “Your unwavering faith in…

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Why we’ll set up COVID-19 Mobile Courts to Convict Defaulters —Akeredolu

Why we’ll set up COVID-19 Mobile Courts to Convict Defaulters —Akeredolu

By: Ade Adetona As Ondo state recorded 16 cases of Coronavirus pandemic, the Ondo state Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has threatened to set up mobile courts to convict anybody that violates government’s COVID-19 orders and regulations. Addressing newsmen at Government’s House Ground, Akure during his weekly Press Briefing on the pandemic, Akeredolu said if people continue to breach the coronavirus pandemic protocols, his administration will not hesitate to direct the commencement of mobile courts for instant…

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COVID-19: How Ondo recorded first Casualty

COVID-19: How Ondo recorded first Casualty

Ondo state has recorded its first casualty from the COVID19 pandemic. Commissioner for health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro confirmed this to Radio Nigeria in Akure. Dr Adegbenro said the patient who was already receiving treatment at the state’s infectious disease hospital had an underlying challenge of renal failure which worsened his case and led to his death. He said the deceased, a man, was one of those that came into the state from Lagos state after…

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Prophetess in Trouble as Pregnant Woman dies inside Church

Prophetess in Trouble as Pregnant Woman dies inside Church

A prophetess, Evelyn Owoleke, has been arrested in connection with the death of one Seun Olorunto during childbirth at the Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Bayo Ajao Street, in the Aboru area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Olorunto was to be delivered of her baby in the church but allegedly bled to death. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, said in a statement on Sunday that Olorunto was found in a pool…

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