Remain resolute on quit notice to herdsmen —Akoko Youth Forum backs Akeredolu

Remain resolute on quit notice to herdsmen —Akoko Youth Forum backs Akeredolu

AKOKO YOUTH FORUM THROWS SUPPORT BEHIND ARAKURIN OLUWAROTIMI AKERDOLU, THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF ONDO STATE ON THE 7-DAY ULTIMATUM GIVEN TO HERDSMEN TO VACATE STATE FOREST RESERVES. The umbrella body for all Akoko Youth home and abroad, Akoko Youth Forum (AYF) use this medium to express it total support and solidarity with the Executive Governor of Ondo State, His Excellency Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu on his Executive Order that herdsmen should vacate Ondo State reserves. Recall…

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Just In: Fake Soldier, 20 others arrested in Ondo

Just In: Fake Soldier, 20 others arrested in Ondo

The Ondo state police Command has arrested a 24yr-old fake soldier, Desmond Ikechukwu in a complete Army Uniform. According to available information obtained by SUNSHINETRUTH, the fake soldier was apprehended at Araromi area of Akure, the state capital. Addressing newsmen in Akure, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Bolaji Salami said investigation showed that the suspect had been using the fake army Uniform to intimidate members of the public and he confessed to have committed…

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Appraisal of Legality and Propriety of Ondo Govt’s Restriction on Herdsmen within The State….by Femi Emodamori

Appraisal of Legality and Propriety of Ondo Govt’s Restriction on Herdsmen within The State….by Femi Emodamori

AN APPRAISAL OF THE LEGALITY AND PROPRIETY OF THE ONDO STATE GOVERNMENT’S RESTRICTION ON HERDSMEN WITHIN THE STATE. Expectedly, the recent pronouncement by the Ondo State Government that herdsmen should vacate Forest Reserves within the State, and stop night grazing or movement of cattle, has raised the bar in the fight against insecurity. Also, as part of security measures, such herders must be formally registered with the Government, to curb the alarming rate of kidnapping,…

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Placentas on Church’s Altar: Ondo Court sentences Pastor to 2years imprisonment, acquits AAUA Professor

Placentas on Church’s Altar: Ondo Court sentences Pastor to 2years imprisonment, acquits AAUA Professor

By: Ade Adeleke It was a sad day for Pastor John Abiodun when he was convicted by an Ondo state High Court for perjury. The Court sitting in Akure today sentenced a clergyman, Pastor John Abiodun to two years imprisonment for lying and publishing false allegation against the founder of the Promiseland Prophetic Ministry, Akure, Pastor Gbenga Akinbiyi, that seven baby Placentas were planted on the church’s altar. The trial judge, Justice Bode Adegbehingbe held…

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“Presidency’s unconscious Act of Abetting Herders’ Crimes” @YemieFash

“Presidency’s unconscious Act of Abetting Herders’ Crimes” @YemieFash

Nigerian Presidency’s unconscious Act of Abetting Herders’ Crime By Oluyemi Fasipe (@YemieFash) The recent decision of Ondo State Governor. Rotimi Akeredolu to close the state forest reserve to pastoralists activities because of the worsening security situation in the Sunshine State had curiously, attracted a prompt combative reaction from Mallam Garba Shehu. The security challenges foisted on the people of Ondo State are centered on regular vices like kidnapping for huge ransom, banditry, killing of important…

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Quit notice: Yoruba people must back Akeredolu, Makinde, Sunday Igboho —Olu Agunloye

Quit notice: Yoruba people must back Akeredolu, Makinde, Sunday Igboho —Olu Agunloye

THE ORDERS OF GOVERNORS MAKINDE AND AKEREDOLU ARE IN ORDER by: Dr Olu Agunloye 21 January 2021 Confronted by serious security breaches and challenges in their domains, the Governors of Ondo and Oyo States issued directives aimed at ensuring order, security and safety in their domains. These orders are certainly in order. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu is correct to order (unregistered) herdsmen and “bad elements” to vacate all forest reserves in Ondo State because they have…

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50,000 farmers registered, as Ondo Govt insists on quit order to herders at forests

50,000 farmers registered, as Ondo Govt insists on quit order to herders at forests

ONDO STATE GOVERNMENT FOREST RESERVES POLICIES AND REGULATION As the Commissioner for Agriculture in Ondo State, it is pertinent and imperative to avail the general public of the policies of the State on forest reserves and conservation to lay to rest the unnecessary and unneeded arguments and reactions. When our administration came on board in 2017, we discovered that over 70% of government reserves had been encroached by farmers. Many of whom desired the fertile,…

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Why FG approved new Retirement Age for Teachers

Why FG approved new Retirement Age for Teachers

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, today approved a bill extending the retirement age for teachers in Nigeria from 60 years to 65 years. FEC presided by President Muhammadu Buhari, approved the bill; Harmonized Retirement Age for Teachers Bill, 2021 and sent to the National Assembly for its consideration and approval. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, made this known to State House correspondents after the meeting. The retirement age of teachers will move from 60 years…

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