FG approves N23.7B for Dualization of Akure -Ado Ekiti road

FG approves N23.7B for Dualization of Akure -Ado Ekiti road

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, approved various civil works worth above 137 billion across the six geopolitical zones of the country, including the dualization of Akure-Ado Ekiti road. Addressing State House Correspondents, Ministers of Works and Housing, and his Information and Culture counterpart, Mr Babatunde Fashola and Alhaji Lai Mohammed respectively, said the works were were under the Ministry of Works and Housing, as well as the Office of the Secretary to the…

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Just In: Electric Pole kills Passerby in Akoko

Just In: Electric Pole kills Passerby in Akoko

Tragedy struck this morning at the ancient city of Ikare Akoko when electricity pole which two officials of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) were working fell and killed a passerby man while one of the electricity company officials sustained serious injury. An witness account told SUNSHINETRUTH that the pole fell due to its weakness and the other official escaped unhurt. The family of the victim who instantly are Muslims who regarded it as an…

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Breaking: My Security details have been Withdrawn —Ondo Dep Governor

Breaking: My Security details have been Withdrawn —Ondo Dep Governor

The Ondo State Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi has alleged that his security details have been withdrawn by the Nigeria Police. In a Statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Babatope Okeowo, the deputy governor said there was a surreptitious move to undermine his security. “The Ondo State Deputy Governor, His Excellency, Agboola Ajayi wishes to raise alarm over the withdrawal of his police escort on the order of the Commissioner of Police, Mr Bolaji…

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APC Crisis: INEC may not recognize July 20 Ondo Guber Primary

APC Crisis: INEC may not recognize July 20 Ondo Guber Primary

As the crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress in Edo State gets messier, the party is also in deep trouble over the conduct of its primary election in Ondo State. A source at the party’s headquarters disclosed that they may not have a candidate for the Ondo governorship election scheduled for October 10, 2020. A document indicated that the party notified INEC that it had fixed July 20, 2020 for its primary election in…

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Ondo 2020: Why Akeredolu’s best not Enough to earn him Reelection —Kekemeke

Ondo 2020: Why Akeredolu’s best not Enough to earn him Reelection —Kekemeke

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The leading APC gubernatorial aspirant in Ondo State, Chief Isaac Kekemeke, has insisted that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu can’t perform in office beyond his administrative capacity. He noted that as far as he was concerned, Akeredolu had tried his best for the State but his best not go enough to earn him reelection. Kekemeke declared that, “His (Akeredolu) best has dropped out our children from schools. His best has left us in hunger…

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Breaking: Fuel Station Attendant shot dead in Akure

Breaking: Fuel Station Attendant shot dead in Akure

Some unknown gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have shot dead a filling station attendant when they invaded a fuel station, located along Oba-Ile Road in Akure, the Ondo State capital. SUNSHINETRUTH reports that the full identity of the victim and incident could not be ascertained when the incident occurred late yesterday. Confirming the incident, the State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Tee-Leo Ikoro said two arrest had been made immediately in connection with the…

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