Insecurity: Ondo CP, Salami lauds Reps member Tunji-Ojo for donating four patrol vehicles to police

Insecurity: Ondo CP, Salami lauds Reps member Tunji-Ojo for donating four patrol vehicles to police

The Ondo State Commissioner of Police, Bolaji Salami, has commended the federal lawmaker representing Akoko North East/North West Federal Constituency, Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, for his efforts in the fight against insecurity in the area. Salami spoke in Okeagbe Akoko at the official presentation of four patrol vehicles facilitated to all the divisional police stations, including Okeagbe Akoko, Ogbagi Akoko, Irun Akoko and Ikare Akoko, in the two local government areas of the Constituency. Acknowledging receipt…

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Reps Member, BTO donates chairs to Ondo NUJ Press Centre

Reps Member, BTO donates chairs to Ondo NUJ Press Centre

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Ondo state Council has taken the delivery of 50 plastic chairs donated by a member of the House of Representatives from Akoko Northeast/Northwest Federal Constituency, Hon Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo. The donation is in the spirit of the festive, as the chairs will add value to event halls at the NUJ Press Centre, Alagbaka-Akure where journalists and their friends usually relax. In a Press statement signed by the Union’s State Secretary,…

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Ban on Crossover Vigil: Ondo CAN makes U-turn

Ban on Crossover Vigil: Ondo CAN makes U-turn

By: Ade Adeleke The Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Ondo state has directed Churches and its members in the state to hold and end at 10:00pm their cross over night services across the state as ordered by the state and federal governments. The Association had earlier ordered Christians to ignore the recent directive by the state government that the crossover vigil should not be held beyond 10pm to fight against the spread of second…

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Ban on Crossover Vigil: Ondo CAN makes U-turn

Ban on Crossover Vigil: Ondo CAN makes U-turn

RE- CROSS OVER SERVICE Peace of God Almighty to you all and compliment of the season. In view of the present circumstances around us and all issues surrounding the cross over service, we hereby direct all our Churches and Christians to please abide by the directives of the Federal and State Government that all services should close by 10 pm or even earlier so that people can get to their different homes early enough. Those…

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Breaking: Tension as Two persons shot dead in Ondo in reprisal attack

Breaking: Tension as Two persons shot dead in Ondo in reprisal attack

Two persons have been reportedly shot dead at Akungba-Akoko in Ondo state by suspected cultists in a reprisal attack following alleged killing of a rival member last week in Akure. The incident occurred on Tuesday evening when a rival cult group alleged shot one of the victim at a location in Akungba which has caused palpable tension in the host community of Adekunle Ajasin University. One of the deceased boys is simply known as “AY…

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Breaking: Akeredolu pardons 11 prisoners, 4 others

Breaking: Akeredolu pardons 11 prisoners, 4 others

Ondo state Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN has pardoned 11 inmates at the Correctional centres (formerly Nigerian Prisons) in the state. The governor granted amnesty to the inmates to mark the 2021 new year. The directive by the Governor was in accordance with the power conferred on him by paragraph (d) of sub-section (1) of section 212 of the Constitution of Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended). The inmates were released because of their good…

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New Year Message: 2020 has been challenging —Ondo PDP

New Year Message: 2020 has been challenging —Ondo PDP

ONDO PDP STATE CHAIRMAN, FATAI ADAMS’ NEW YEAR MESSAGE. There is little doubt that, this outgoing year, 2020 has been a particularly challenging year globally. Here in our sunshine State, the story is not any different. From the crippling effects of Covid-19 pandemic to depression in the economy. From the worrisome activities of herdsmen, kidnappers and other criminals to a near total collapse of infrastructural facilities in the State. From the troubling aftermath of EndSars…

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Anxiety as 11 persons die of Coronavirus in one day, Ondo records 9 cases

Anxiety as 11 persons die of Coronavirus in one day, Ondo records 9 cases

There was an anxiety in the last 24hours in the country as the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed that eleven patients died as a result of COVID-19 related complications in the last one day. NCDC disclosed this via its Twitter account, adding that 1,016 new infections of the virus were also recorded in the country. The NCDC said that the new infections were reported from 20 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)…

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