You are on Rescue Mission —Youth Coalition tells new Service Chiefs

You are on Rescue Mission —Youth Coalition tells new Service Chiefs

COALITION OF NIGERIA YOUTHS ON SECURITY AFFAIRS (CONYSA) COMMEND HIS EXCELLENCY PMB, CONGRATULATES THE NEWLY APPOINTED SERVICE CHIEFS AND CHARGED THEM TO ASSUME THEIR VARIOUS RESPONSIBILITIES WITH A MISSION TO RESCUE NIGERIA The National President of Coalition of Nigeria Youths on Security Affairs, Amb. (Prophet.) Ade mario Emmanuel applauded His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari for a paradigm shift in replacing the service chiefs as he appoints, Major-General Leo Irabor as Chief of Defence Staff; Major-General…

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Ondo Govt threatens School owners, Principals

Ondo Govt threatens School owners, Principals

As second wave of COVID-19 pandemic rises, the Ondo State Government is now warning school administrators, threatening that it will close-down any school in the State, public or private, that fails to uphold and enforce COVID-19 preventive protocols. The State Chairman, Interministerial Committee on COVID-19, Professor Adesegun Fatusi and the Special Adviser to the Governor on Health, Hon. Jibayo Adeyeye said this during inspection of schools across the State. Speaking during the exercise in Ondo…

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Akeredolu in Aso Rock over Herdsmen’s killings

Akeredolu in Aso Rock over Herdsmen’s killings

Chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, today met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor seized the opportunity of the meeting to brief the President as the regards the precarious security situation in the region, especially Ondo state. “The Governor met with the President at a meeting; and it centered on the issue of security concerns in the Southwest, especially in Ondo state….

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Why we suspended Ajasin’s daughter —APC

Why we suspended Ajasin’s daughter —APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has given reasons for suspending a governorship aspirant on its platform in the last 2020 gubernatorial election in Ondo state and daughter of ondo state former first civilian governor, Mrs Jumoke Anifowose-Ajasin. Her suspension is with immediate effect. Today is also the birthday of Mrs Jumoke Anifowose. Ajasin’s daughter had dragged her kinsman, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to court over the outcome of the 2020 APC governorship primary. Her suspension was…

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“Yoruba people must embrace our ancestors’ traditional religion like Sunday Igboho, Gani Adams to fight Killer Fulani Herdsmen”

“Yoruba people must embrace our ancestors’ traditional religion like Sunday Igboho, Gani Adams to fight Killer Fulani Herdsmen”

…..Akeredolu gets boost. The Assembly of Traditional religious worshipers yesterday asked yoruba people to embrace traditional religion to enable them fight killer herdsmen and expressed readiness to be part of the fight against criminality and banditry that have ravaged Ondo state in recent times. The traditional worshipers therefore called on Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to involve them in his move to curb “ the heinous activities of criminal herdsmen in our land. ” Addressing Newsmen in…

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Chelsea get new Manager

Chelsea get new Manager

Chelsea have appointed former Paris St-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel as their new manager on an 18-month contract with an option to extend it. He won two league titles, the French Cup and the French League Cup at PSG. “I cannot wait to meet my new team and compete in the most exciting league in football. I am grateful to be part of the Chelsea family,” Tuchel, 47, said. Chelsea sacked Frank Lampard on Monday after…

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Ondo, Ekiti get new Army Commander, Police AIG

Ondo, Ekiti get new Army Commander, Police AIG

OUR PEOPLE CAN NOT CONTINUE TO LIVE IN FEAR-GOV. AKEREDOLU Receives New AIG, Brigade Commander In Ondo Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has declared that the people of the state can not continue to live in fear arising from the cases of kidnapping, robbery and other criminal activities recorded in the state. This is as the Governor received in his office, the newly posted Assistant Inspection-General of Police for Zone 17, headquartered in…

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Accident: Govt, Dangote abandon four AAUA students at Hospital

Accident: Govt, Dangote abandon four AAUA students at Hospital

The ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY AKUNGBA AKOKO STUDENTS’ UNION, STUDENTS’ UNION, SUG, has lamented the abandonment of four of the students injured in the Saturday’s fatal accident where about 20 lives were lost. In a press statement, the Union called for financial assistance for the victims. Read the full text below; From: The Secretariat, ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY AKUNGBA AKOKO STUDENTS’ UNION, STUDENTS’ UNION BUILDING. ————————– Tuesday, 26th of January, 2021 ————————– URGENT! Following the incidents of…

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JUST IN: At last, Buhari replaces Service Chiefs

JUST IN: At last, Buhari replaces Service Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the country’s Service Chiefs and their retirement from service. The President’s action is contained in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina. The affected officers are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin; and the Chief of Army Staff, Leutenant-Gen. Tukur Buratai. The rest are the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas, and Chief of Air…

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Poroye laments killing of AAUA Students by Trucks

Poroye laments killing of AAUA Students by Trucks

The Ondo State Chairman of the Emerging Political Platform, Prince Poroye Biyi Bill, has expressed shock over the unfortunate calamity of Akungba which terminated the lives of some promising young Nigerians. Poroye sympathized with the victims, especially the families who lost three of their children to the cold blood of sudden death. “I was psychologically imbalanced when I was informed that the mother of the three students also slumped and died immediately she heard about…

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How gunmen razed Sunday Igboho’s House —Brother, as police react

How gunmen razed Sunday Igboho’s House —Brother, as police react

More facts have emerged on how one of the houses of Sunday Adeyemo Igboho located at Sanyo area of Ibadan, Oyo state was burnt down by some unknown hoodlums early this morning. It was gathered that the hoodlums arrived in a Hummer bus and Micra firing sporadically, and set the house ablaze at exactly 3am today. The mini sitting room was burnt in the process while amount of other properties were destroyed. Two brothers of…

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Insecurity: Buhari must speak out now —Ondo ZLP Chair, Akinlaja, backs Akeredolu

Insecurity: Buhari must speak out now —Ondo ZLP Chair, Akinlaja, backs Akeredolu

…..Emulate Obj’s nationalistic trait —Former Rep member tells Buhari. The Ondo state Chairman of the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP, Chief Joseph Akinlaja has called President Muhammadu Buhari to come out and dissociate himself from criminal elements using fulani herdsmen as cover to unleash terror on innocent travellers and farmers in the state and the southwest region as a whole. Speaking with newsmen in Akure, Akinlaja said Buhari should urgently voice out to condemn and warn…

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Breaking: Sunday Igboho’s House set ablaze

Breaking: Sunday Igboho’s House set ablaze

The House of Yoruba Activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo Igboho located at Soka in Ibadan, Oyo state has been allegedly set ablaze by unknown people. Although no life was lost in the incident, how the act was carried out still unknown. It was gathered that the incident occurred at 3:00am today and the fire was put out by fire Brigade according to some eyewitnesses. Scene of the burnt house. Igboho and his supporters had reportedly given…

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S/west govs, Governors’ forum, Miyetti Allah back Akeredolu’s position on herdsmen

S/west govs, Governors’ forum, Miyetti Allah back Akeredolu’s position on herdsmen

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE MEETING OF THE GOVERNORS’ FORUM WITH THE LEADERSHIP OF MIYETTI-ALLAH CATTLE BREEDERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (MACBAN) AND THE HEADS OF SECURITY AGENCIES ON EMERGING SECURITY CHALLENGES IN THE SOUTH-WEST GEO-POLITICAL ZONE HELD AT THE INTERNATIONAL CULTURE AND EVENT CENTRE (DOME), AKURE, ONDO STATE ON MONDAY, 25TH JANUARY, 2021. Following the Executive Order of the Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwaratim Odunayo Akeredolu SAN, to the Fulani Herdsmen illegaly…

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Just In: Chelsea sacks Lampard as Manager

Just In: Chelsea sacks Lampard as Manager

Chelsea Football Club have today parted company with Head Coach Frank Lampard. This has been a very difficult decision, and not one that the owner and the Board have taken lightly. We are grateful to Frank for what he has achieved in his time as Head Coach of the Club. However, recent results and performances have not met the Club’s expectations, leaving the Club mid-table without any clear path to sustained improvement. There can never…

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Ondo Govt releases emergency steps to avert accidents around AAUA

Ondo Govt releases emergency steps to avert accidents around AAUA

PRESS RELEASE Following the tragic and sad event of 23rd January 2021 leading to an unimaginable loss of lives of some students of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) , several efforts have been going on by the state government and school management to ensure that there is no reoccurrence of this unfortunate incident. This includes: 1. Relocation of the market to a more secured and suitable environment. 2. Closure of the university’s main gate…

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Breaking: Another AAUA student, Okada rider crushed to death in Akure

Breaking: Another AAUA student, Okada rider crushed to death in Akure

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A motorist driving a Mercedes Benz has crushed an okada rider and his passengers who was a student to death in Akure, the Ondo state capital. The accident that happened few minutes ago at Agagu Road, off ondo Road area of Akure, claimed the two lives on the spot. An eyewitness told SUNSHINETRUTH that one of the victims was a student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko who left school yesterday for…

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We lost 9 lives —Police, as Akeredolu vows to end AAUA Accidents

We lost 9 lives —Police, as Akeredolu vows to end AAUA Accidents

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has assured that no citizen of the state would be left to bear the brunt of any unfortunate circumstance. Reacting to the fatal accident in Akungba Akoko at the weekend which claimed the lives of some residents of the town and students, the governor said upon due consultations, the state government would come up with lasting solution to the incessant road carnage in the university town. The governor…

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Ondo: Why I sold my one day-old Baby, placenta to Pastor for N10,000 —Lady

Ondo: Why I sold my one day-old Baby, placenta to Pastor for N10,000 —Lady

A 22-year-old woman, Seun Oladayo has been arrested by Amotekun in Ondo West Local Government area of Ondo State for selling her day old baby N10,000 to a Pastor. Oladayo, who hails from Abejoye in Ondo city confessed that she sold the baby because she could not cater for it since the father left her the day he was told that she was pregnant. Seun was said to have cut the umbilical cord of the…

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How I raped over 50 women with charms in Ondo —Bricklayer

How I raped over 50 women with charms in Ondo —Bricklayer

A 46-year-old suspected serial rapist and armed robber, Shinna Adaramola has confessed to the men of the Ondo State Security Agency code named Amotekun how he robbed 100 houses and used charms before raping 50 women in the state. The Hope Metro learnt that the suspect, a bricklayer, who confessed to the crime that he had robbed 100 houses and raped 50 women with charms, was arrested by the Corps during their ‘Operation Clean Up’…

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