Akeredolu must stay Strong to defeat Coronavirus —Eyitayo

Akeredolu must stay Strong to defeat Coronavirus —Eyitayo

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A leading 2020 Governorship Aspirant on the platform of the PDP and first runner up in the 2016 gubernatorial polls in Ondo state, Mr Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) has urged Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to stay strong after he was tested positive to COVID-19 pandemic. In a press statement, Jegede wishes the governor full and quick recovery. This is just as the state Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi warned people against playing politics with the…

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COVID-19: I pray Akeredolu overcomes his health challenge —Adelami

COVID-19: I pray Akeredolu overcomes his health challenge  —Adelami

The leading aspirant in the July 20th primary election of the APC in Ondo state, Chief Olayide Adelami has expressed optimism that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu will overcome the coronavirus infection having tested positive to the virus on the 30th June, 2020. Adelami, in a statement signed by his media aide, Rahaman Yusuf, said he received the news of the governor’s result with a mixed feeling. The former deputy clerk to the national assembly said “I…

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COVID-19: Kekemeke, Oke, PDP wish Akeredolu quick Recovery

COVID-19: Kekemeke, Oke, PDP wish Akeredolu quick Recovery

LEKELEKE MOVEMENT The Campaign Organization of Hon. D. I. Kekemeke Message of Solidarity with our Governor We have just received with shock the disclosure by His Excellency Governor Rotimi Akeredolu that he had tested positive for the coronavirus disease. We thank God for the discovery at the assymptomatic stage. We must commend our Governor for this disclosure and for his decision to self-isolate immediately. This is fair, responsible and Godly. By going into self-isolation, he…

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“Prophet Sotitobire, Church members observed 9 days fasting over Missing Child”

“Prophet Sotitobire, Church members observed 9 days fasting over Missing Child”

The traditional Personal Assistant to the Deji of Akure, Chief Taiwo Fagite was the 4th witness for Prophet Babatunde Alfa in his ongoing trial at an Ondo state High Court in Akure over the disappearance of gold Kolawole in November last year at Sotitobire Miracle centre, Oshinle Akure. Fagite who was subpoenaed by the court, alleged that parents of the missing boy were not forthcoming after they reported the incident until there were made to…

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Breaking: I’ll continue to perform my official duties despite testing Positive to Coronavirus —Akeredolu

Breaking: I’ll continue to perform my official duties despite testing Positive to Coronavirus —Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has declared that he is capable of performing his official duties, as he is tested positive to COVID-19 pandemic. In a broadcast to the people of Ondo state from the Government House, Akure and monitored by SUNSHINETRUTH, Akeredolu said he is not feeling sick, promising to continue to do his jobs as expected. The governor also asked his supporters to continue with his reelection project as he…

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Journalism Graduate Ogunmolasuyi crowned as Monarch in Ondo

Journalism Graduate Ogunmolasuyi crowned as Monarch in Ondo

The sleepy Community of Upenmen in Owo local government area of Ondo state, came alive over the weekend when Prince Ebenezer Adewumi Ogunmolasuyi was installed and crowned as the 15th Olupenmen. Oba Ogunmolasuyi, from the Ayiwoye Akinola ruling house, was the leader of the Owo legislature between 1999 and 2003 as well as former Aide to Ex-Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki. The 48-year-old mass communication and journalism graduate from the Nigeria Institute of Journalism (NIJ)…

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It is only Honourable for you to resign from Akeredolu’s Govt —PDP tells Ondo Dep Governor

It is only Honourable for you to resign from Akeredolu’s Govt —PDP tells Ondo Dep Governor

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has told the Ondo State deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi to resign from the administration of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu honorably, since he has dumped the ruling party APC for the PDP. The South-West Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr. Ayo Fadaka spoke on a Channels TV Sunrise daily on Tuesday as monitored by our correspondent. Fadaka said Agboola should resign from office since he can longer cooperate with the Governor who…

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Ondo 2020: APC has just Three serious Aspirants —Senator Omogunwa

Ondo 2020: APC has just Three serious Aspirants —Senator Omogunwa

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A former Senator from Ondo south, Yele Omogunwa has named three aspirants as the most serious among twelve Aspirants who are battling to pick the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the October 10 governorship election in Ondo state. The following gubernatorial aspirants have obtained the APC Nomination forms; Ambassador Olusola Iji, Dr Olusegun Abraham, Rotimi Akeredolu, Olusola Oke, Isaacs Kekemeke and Ife Oyedele. Others are Akin Awodeyi, Jimi Odimayo,…

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Aketi’s Endorsement: Our Monarchs as fathers can’t lead us Astray —Ondo Group

Aketi’s Endorsement: Our Monarchs as fathers can’t lead us Astray —Ondo Group

By: Ade Adeleke As Alex Ajipe backs Royal fathers. As preparations for the October 10 governorship election, a political group in Ondo state, “Ibi Giga Ambassadors”, has commended traditional rulers in the state for endorsing the second term of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as a result of his administration’s giant strides in the last three and half years. In a press statement, the Convener of the group, High Chief Alex Oluremi Ajipe said testimonies by the…

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Upsurge in fresh COVID-19 cases in Ondo and Akeredolu’s solicitude

Upsurge in fresh COVID-19 cases in Ondo and Akeredolu’s solicitude

By: Oluwatosin Adesola As a result of spike in the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic cases in ondo state in the last three weeks, the state allegedly is now running out of bed space at COVID-19 Isolation centres both in Akure and Ikare Akoko. Ondo state yesterday recorded another high cases of coronavirus with the confirmation of 32 fresh cases by the Nigeria Centre for Disease control, NCDC. The state now has 276 confirmed cases, while…

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Land Use revenue: Ondo Govt, 18 LGs get N100m from ODIRS

Land Use revenue: Ondo Govt, 18 LGs get N100m from ODIRS

The Ondo State Internal Revenue Service (ODIRS) today 29th June, 2020 shared the sum of 100 Million Naira between the State and Local Government Areas being the sum collected as Land Use Charge for the year 2020 (January to May). This was done consequent upon the mandate delegated to ODIRS for the levying and collection of Land Use Charge in the State and sharing same between the State and the Eighteen Local Government Areas in…

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COVID-19: We are yet to reopen Primary Schools, Daycare Centres —Govt

COVID-19: We are yet to reopen Primary Schools, Daycare Centres —Govt

The Federal Government has said all primary schools and daycare centres across the Federation remained closed. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, Sani Aliyu, stated this in Abuja on Monday. “All daycares and primary schools to remain closed till further evaluation,” he said. Similarly, the federal Government has approved what it called “safe reopening” of schools nationwide in the next phase of the gradual easing of lockdown ordered to curtail further…

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Sotitobire: DSS destroyed three Statements I wrote over Missing Child —Witness

Sotitobire: DSS destroyed three Statements I wrote over Missing Child —Witness

Testimonies by witnesses for the founder of sotitobire praising Chapel, prophet Babatunde alfa in his on-going trial at ondo High Court in Akure over the disappearance of one year old gold Kolawole in the church last year has been adjourned till tomorrow. Justice Olusegun Odusola made the announcement after the third witness, Dr Richard Akinnagbe had given his testimony. During examination in Chief by lead Defence counsel, Olusola Oke, Akinnagbe told the court that he…

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How My Deputy disengaged his Security details by himself —Akeredolu, as IGP acts

How My Deputy disengaged his Security details by himself —Akeredolu, as IGP acts

By: Ade Adeleke Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state has dismissed insinuation that security details of his Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi. This is coming as the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the Commissioner of Police in Ondo State, Bolaji Salami, to restore the security details of the state’s deputy governor, Hon. Agboola Ajayi, with immediate effect. However, a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Segun Ajiboye, says “Another Lie From…

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2020 Polls: What I know about my poster with SDP logo —Ondo Dep Governor

2020 Polls: What I know about my poster with SDP logo —Ondo Dep Governor

By: Adesoji Adetona The Deputy Governor of Ondo State and PDP Governorship aspirant in the forthcoming October 10 governorship election, Hon. Agboola Ajayi has disowned a report that he had threatened to dump the People’s Democratic Party, (PDP), for the Social Progressives Party (SDP) if the PDP refuses him automatic ticket. Agboola had last week joined the PDP after dumping the APC. According to the fake report, Agboola was quoted to have said, “I’m set…

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Missing child: More witnesses set to defend Prophet Sotitobire in Ondo Court

Missing child: More witnesses set to defend Prophet Sotitobire in Ondo Court

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The founder of Sotitobire Miracle Centre, Oshinle Akure, Prophet Babatunde Alfa and co-defendants will return to an Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure today to continue to prove his innocence in the alleged disappearance of one year old gold Kolawole in the church in November, last year. During the last sitting on Thursday when the prophet opened his defence, his Counsel, Olusola Oke announced to the court that 20 witnesses would…

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Anxiety over appearance of ‘Juju’ in Ondo LG Chairman’s Office

Anxiety over appearance of ‘Juju’ in Ondo LG Chairman’s Office

It was a movie even as anxiety and confusion hits Okitipupa area of Ondo state over the weekend as some fetish objects suspected to be charms “juju” were found in the office of the Caretaker Chairman, Okitipupa Local Government, Prince Abayomi Adesanya. The fetish objects were placed in the office of the chairman, thereby creating tension in the Secretariat. It was gathered that some persons dropped the objects with the intention to create confusion in…

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Ondo 2020: Akoko Ward Coordinators settle for Adelami ahead of APC Primaries

Ondo 2020: Akoko Ward Coordinators settle for Adelami ahead of APC Primaries

By: Ade Adelami Massive number of Akoko people at the weekend gave a major boost to the ambition of a former Deputy Clerk of the National Assembly, Chief Olayide Adelami who is a leading Aspirant under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) vying for the position of Governor in the forthcoming gubernatorial polls in Ondo State. The Owo born top administrator is not just aspiring for the position of Ondo State first citizen to acquire…

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Impeachment Plot: Continue to lie, I’m Unperturbed —Akeredolu tells his Deputy

Impeachment Plot: Continue to lie, I’m Unperturbed —Akeredolu tells his Deputy

By: Ade Adeleke ……as Agboola’s Aide writes Ondo Assembly. Dust raised by the defection of the Ondo state Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi from the APC to the PDP while still serving in the administration of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is yet to settle, even as allegation of Ajayi’s impeachment plot has continued to generate controversies among the political gladiators. In an open letter to the Speaker, state House of Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun and signed by the…

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“Ondo 2020: Why Kekemeke remains only viable Alternative to Akeredolu”

“Ondo 2020: Why Kekemeke remains only viable Alternative to Akeredolu”

The Chairman of the Strategic Mobilization and Communication Committee of Leke-Leke Movement, the campaign outfit of Hon. D. I. Kekemeke, Hon. Demola Ijabiyi, has advocated Kekemeke as the only viable replacement for Akeredolu as the APC gubernatorial candidate in the forthcoming election. According to him, “The other aspirants are simply not on ground.” He, therefore, appealed to the APC members to vote massively for him in the primary election scheduled for 10th July, 2020. In…

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