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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