AAUA SSANU Co-op Society gets new officers

AAUA SSANU Co-op Society gets new officers

Members of the Cooperative Multipurpose Society of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State Chapter, have elected officers that would lead the Society for the next two years. The officers-elect are, Mr. Babatope Fagbolagun (President), Mrs. Evelyn Yeiya (Vice President), Mr. Lanre Kola-Ajibade (Treasurer), Mr. Oluwaseyi Oluwalade (General Secretary), Mr. Wilson Adepiti (Financial Secretary), and Mrs. Morenike Lawal (Ex-officio). While the positions of President, Treasurer, and Financial Secretary…

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NOA cautions Residents, as Ondo holds Environmental Sanitation tomorrow

NOA cautions Residents, as Ondo holds Environmental Sanitation tomorrow

By: Ade Adeleke The National Orientation Agency, NOA, Ondo State Directorate has admonished the good people of Ondo State to come out en-masse to clean their surroundings during this month Environmental Sanitation Exercise slated for for today Saturday. The exercise holds between the hours of 7:00am and 10:00am with full restrictions of both vehicular and human movement. In a statement in Akure, the Acting Director of NOA, Mrs Olawumi Famuyiwa, enjoined the people to guide…

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How Wife of Akeredolu’s CoS was abducted

How Wife of Akeredolu’s CoS was abducted

Wife of Mr Olugbenga Ale, Chief of Staff to Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has been abducted by suspected gunmen. The woman was kidnapped in the Owena area of Ondo State on Thursday night, community sources confirmed to SaharaReporters. This comes barely 24 hours after kidnappers murdered Oba Adegoke Isreal Adeusi, traditional ruler of Ifon in Ose Local Government Area of the state. One of the sources told SaharaReporters that Mrs Ale was on transit…

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N357m phony projects: Ondo AG, Finance Commissioner, ALGON Chair exonerated

N357m phony projects: Ondo AG, Finance Commissioner, ALGON Chair exonerated

….Govt seeks Refund of illegal deductions by FG. The Ondo state government and the state chapter of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria ALGON, have kicked against the alleged illegal deductions of N119million from the monthly allocation of local governments in the state by the Federal Ministry of Finance and the office of the Accountant General of the Federation. The Nigeria Union of Local Governments Employees (NULGE), Ondo State chapter had alleged that over…

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Killing of Ondo monarch on highway outrageous —Alex Ajipe

Killing of Ondo monarch on highway outrageous  —Alex Ajipe

The MD and Chief Executive Officer of Klick Konnect Networks, Chief Alex Ajipe has expressed disappointment and deep sorrow over the killing of Olufon of Ifon in Ose Local Government of Ondo state Oba Israel Adeusi, by suspected kidnappers. Chief Ajipe lamented the killing as outrageous, barbaric and expressed sadness over the killing and urged security agencies to redouble their efforts to ensure that the perpetrators of the dastardly act were brought to justice. Ajipe…

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Killings, Economic woe: Nigeria on the Brink —Afenifere raises alarm

Killings, Economic woe: Nigeria on the Brink —Afenifere raises alarm

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately order the reopening of land borders closed for over one year to bring economic relief to Nigerians. The group noted that it was unjustifiable and economically unwise to close borders in the face of hardship and Insecurity facing the nation. Afenifere gave the charge in Akure, the Ondo state capital during its monthly meeting held at the residence of…

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Ondo Govt’ll take over payment of Students’ WAEC fees —Akeredolu

Ondo Govt’ll take over payment of Students’ WAEC fees —Akeredolu

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN has said that the State Government will henceforth pay the School Certificate Examination Fees otherwise known as WAEC Fees for students in public schools in the state. The governor who spoke while playing host to the National Leadership of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, in his office in Akure said the decision to start paying WAEC Fees for students in the terminal class of secondary level of…

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Akure monarch, people host Day of Tribute for Gov Makinde’s Mother

Akure monarch, people host Day of Tribute for Gov Makinde’s Mother

The Deji and Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi has insisted that people of Akure Kingdom will continue to unite themselves irrespective of political or religious differences. The first class Monarch made this assertion at a day of tribute programme organised in honour of the late mother of the Governor of Oyo State, Mrs Abigail Omojolagbe Makinde (Nee Omoregie). At a programme well attended by Akure Community, Oba Aladetoyinbo said that the…

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“Vibz Arena” opens for Fun Seekers, revolutionizes Entertainment in Akure

“Vibz Arena” opens for Fun Seekers, revolutionizes Entertainment in Akure

Entertainment industry in Ondo state has been revolutionized by the establishment of a new centre popularly known as “Vibz Arena”, Akure. This is part of meeting the yearnings of fun seekers in Akure, the state capital and its environs. It is called Vibz Arena, located beside Omolere- FECA along Ado–Owo road, Akure. In an interview with newsmen, Iwuoha Stanley , the Operational Manager of Vibz Arena said “Vibz Arena is a family hangout where they…

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Slain monarch: Akeredolu rushes to scene, says it’s beyond ordinary

Slain monarch: Akeredolu rushes to scene, says it’s beyond ordinary

Press Statement IT’S A SAD DAY IN ONDO With a heavy heart, the Ondo State Government hereby confirms the unfortunate incident around Elegbeka, Owo-Ifon road in Ondo State to be true. Truly, Ondo has lost a great one-a deep cut, too sad. This is a heinous crime, an incident which has, again, confirmed that we are indeed, in a serious security crisis beyond the ordinary. Already, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu(SAN), has visited the affected area in…

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Ondo Speaker risks jail term over suspended lawmakers

Ondo Speaker risks jail term over suspended lawmakers

The Ondo state High Court has served the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Bamidele Oleyelogun, a form 48, indicating a contempt against the court. It was gathered that Contempt of court is any action that disrespects the authority of the court and brings the court/judge into disrepute. This may likely land the Speaker in jail if found guilty. The leadership of the House of Assembly had been at loggerheads with Nine…

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