Stop Ondo Assembly from impeaching me —Dep Gov Agboola begs Court; as Lawmakers reconvene

Stop Ondo Assembly from impeaching me —Dep Gov Agboola begs Court; as Lawmakers reconvene

The Ondo State Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi on Monday sought the declaration of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to restrain the state House of Assembly from its plot to impeach him. In a copy of the suit obtained by SUNSHINETRUTH indicates that there is anxiety among the political gladiators, as the state House of Assembly resumes from annual recess on Tuesday tomorrow. There was an allegation that the State House of Assembly…

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Placenta in Church Altar: Prosecutor closes Case against Pastor

Placenta in Church Altar: Prosecutor closes Case against Pastor

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The prosecutor has closed his case in a ten count charge suit of alleged false publication, threatening violence, conspiracy, perjury and aiding impersonation levelled against a Clergyman, Pastor John Abiodun before an Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure. The second defendant who is a don at Adekunle Ajasin university, Akungba-Akoko, Prof Lanre Olu-Adeyemi who is standing trial on five (5) count charges of conspiracy, publication of false news, Aiding Publication of…

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Ex-Ondo SSG, Abena lied over road contracts to Igbos —Akeredolu

Ex-Ondo SSG, Abena lied over road contracts to Igbos —Akeredolu

By: Adesoji Adetona Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Monday described as unfounded and untrue, allegations by a former Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Hon Ifedayo Abegunde (aka Abena) that Igbo persons are getting contracts in the state. Speaking through his Senior Special Assistant on (Media and Publicity), Ojo Oyewamide, the governor said no Igbo person was awarded contract. In a Press Statement signed by Oyewamide, the governor said “the attention of the Ondo State Governor,…

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Akeredolu extends tenure of Prof Ige as AAUA Acting VC

Akeredolu extends tenure of Prof Ige as AAUA Acting VC

Following the expiration of a six-month tenure as the Acting Vice Chancellor of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Prof. Olugbenga Ebenezer Ige, has been reappointed to serve in the same capacity for another six months. In a statement, the Chief of Staff to the Ondo State Governor, Chief Olugbenga Ale, said the Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, approved the extension for Prof. Ige to hold the office of the Vice Chancellor in acting capacity for…

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Why I won’t dump APC for PDP —Former SSG Abegunde

Why I won’t dump APC for PDP —Former SSG Abegunde

…… Declares support for Segun Abraham. …….He is not saying the truth —Akeredolu replies. Erstwhile Secretary to the Ondo state government, Hon. Ifedayo Sunday Abegunde, today said he left the Oluwarotimi Akeredolu-led administration because he made him redundant, noting that he will not be leaving the All Progressives Congress (APC) like the Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi who joined the opposition PDP recently. SUNSHINETRUTH has reported that Abegunde popularly called ABENA tendered his resignation from the…

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How I bounced back from COVID-19 setback —Akeredolu

How I bounced back from COVID-19 setback —Akeredolu

By: Ade Adeleke Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu today explained how he overcome the COVID-19 pandemic he contracted last week. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that after several tests conducted for the governor, results returned negative for the virus. Governor Akeredolu told journalists at the Government House, Akure that he had been in isolation since he was tested positive for the virus on June 30th, 2020. Describing Covid-19 as real, deadly, willing and able to wreak havoc on individuals and…

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Akeredolu appoints another Akure man as new SSG

Akeredolu appoints another Akure man as new SSG

By: Ade Adeleke Following the resignation of Hon Ifedayo Abegunde this morning as the Ondo state Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has appointed Mr. Temitayo Oluwatuyi (Tuukana) as the new SSG. Oluwatuyi who is an Akure kinsman of Abegunde (aka Abena), is the state Commissioner for Natural Resources before his appointment. Governor Akeredolu who announced this during a press conference today, also nominated a former factional Chairman of the APC, Mr…

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Breaking: Akeredolu tests Negative to Coronavirus

Breaking: Akeredolu tests Negative to Coronavirus

By: Ade Adeleke Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu who was tested positive to COVID-19 pandemic last week, is no longer carrier of the coronavirus. This was disclosed by the state governor today at a news briefing in Akure. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that several test conducted for the governor after thorough treatment, showed that he is now negative to the virus. Governor Akeredolu who disclosed this in Akure during his weekly broadcast on coronavirus at the Government House had…

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One year of Prof Abubakar Sulaiman’s Giant Strides at NILDS

One year of Prof Abubakar Sulaiman’s Giant Strides at NILDS

NILDS: Professor Abubakar Sulaiman’s One Year of Stewardship. By Bayo Jimoh. It is now twelve months that Professor Abubakar Sulaiman assumed office as the second Director General of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS). So, how well has the institute fared under under his leadership in the last one year? The essence of this write up is to keep you abreast of what Professor Sulaiman has been able to achieve in his…

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Protests: Allegation against me reckless, untrue —Ondo Dep Governor

Protests: Allegation against me reckless, untrue —Ondo Dep Governor

By: Ade Adeleke The ondo state Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi has reacted to an allegation that he is planning a mass protests against his boss, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to unseat him. The state government through the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo had made the allegation at a news briefing, accusing Agboola of desperate for power through unholy manner. Reacting in am interview with SUNSHINETRUTH on behalf of the Deputy Governor, his Chief Press…

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