Nothing wrong with Jegede becoming ondo governor —Akeredolu

Nothing wrong with Jegede becoming ondo governor —Akeredolu

By: Adesoji Adetona Few weeks to the October 10 governorship election, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has endorsed the personality of the PDP governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, of being eminently qualified to lead Ondo state as governor. While featuring on Arise TV programme and monitored by SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure, Akeredolu said unlike the candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) and his deputy, Hon Agboola Ajayi, Jegede was well learned to be elected the state governor. Akeredolu…

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Toxic waste & three deaths: Ondo Firm seeks full investigation

Toxic waste & three deaths: Ondo Firm seeks full investigation

By: Ade Adeleke The management of Ondo-Linyi Industrial Hub, Ore has dismissed an allegation that toxic waste from Wewood Ltd purportedly killed three people at Omotosho forest in Okitipupa local government area in the State, calling on the Nigeria police to carry out thorough investigation to ascertain the nature of their death. Addressing newsmen in Akure, the Chairman of the hub, Chief Alex Ajipe, said the allegation was distasteful and regretful. Ajipe pointed out that…

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Mimiko is a spent force, only wants to waste my deputy’s money —Akeredolu

Mimiko is a spent force, only wants to waste my deputy’s money —Akeredolu

By: Oluwatosin Adesola As the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State draws closer, war of words continues as Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has bombed his Deputy Governor, Ajayi Agboola and former Governor and his estranged friend, Dr Olusegun Mimiko. Akeredolu who is running against Agboola who is the candidate of Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) for the October gubernatorial election spoke on Arise TV. The governor said both his estranged deputy and his predecessor as having…

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Ondo polls: Jegede, Agboola, Aketi, others set for Election Debate Oct 4, Sept 29

Ondo polls: Jegede, Agboola, Aketi, others set for Election Debate Oct 4, Sept 29

Arrangements have been concluded to organise an election debate for all 17 governorship candidates in the 10 October, 2020 election in Ondo state. All the candidates including the incumbent Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of the APC; Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi of the ZLP; Eyitayo Jegede of the PDP and Don Dotun Ojon of the YPP among others ate expected to participate in the debate slated for Sept 29 and October 4 in Akure. Addressing a news…

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Breaking: Tension, political thugs invade Ondo Assembly complex

Breaking: Tension, political thugs invade Ondo Assembly complex

There is tension, Some persons suspected to be thugs have invaded the Ondo state house of assembly. The thugs, it was gathered converged on the assembly to prevent anti impeachment lawmakers from gaining access to the complex. News Track reports that the lawmakers’ suspension was recently quashed by an Akure high court. The thugs were stationed at strategic locations in the assembly complex. The Speaker of the Ondo state house of assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun denied…

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Ondo 2020: Akeredolu’s achievements in 3yrs unprecedented —Adetimehin

Ondo 2020: Akeredolu’s achievements in 3yrs unprecedented —Adetimehin

The Ondo state Chairman of the ruling APC, Engr Ade Adetimehin has described the numerous achievements of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu’s administration in the last three and half years as unprecedented. This is contained in a Statement made available to SUNSHINETRUTH by the party’s Director of Media and Publicity, Steve Otaloro. Read the full text below; Press Statement ONDO APC REITERATES COMMITMENT TO PEACEFUL ELECTION The APC will do everything within its powers to assist the…

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Vote out Akeredolu or he kills you with tax —YPP guber candidate Ojon tells people

Vote out Akeredolu or he kills you with tax —YPP guber candidate Ojon tells people

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Governorship Candidate, Young Progressives Party, YPP, Ondo State October 10, 2020 election, Don Dotun Ojon, has raised an alarm that the government of APC led by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu will continue to put tax burden on the people of the state. In a Press Statement made available to SUNSHINETRUTH, Ojon lamented that the APC has no good to offer the people than to over tax them if Akeredolu is reelected. According…

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Many crushed to death in fatal accident involving 7 vehicles near Ondo Varsity

Many crushed to death in fatal accident involving 7 vehicles near Ondo Varsity

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A fatal accident occurred yesterday night near Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA) as a truck crushed several people to death. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that a reckless truck reportedly rammed into seven other vehicles leading to the tragedy. The dead and others who sustained various degrees of injuries were rushed to the hospital. The number of casualties is yet to be ascertained as at the time of this report. The crash occurred few metres…

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