Ondo Amotekun rescues hawking Teenager from kidnappers

Men of the Intelligence Unit of the Ondo state security Network Agency codenamed Amotekun Corps have rescued a 14-year old Felix Adekunle hawker from the hands of kidnappers in Owo local government area of Ondo State. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that Adekunle, a 14-year-old JSS 2A student of Furaben International College, Owo, who was hawking slippers along an isolated area of Oke-mapo in Owo when he was abducted by three suspected kidnappers. Confirming the incident, the Corps…

Read More

Man caught Raping Disabled Girl in Akure

A 54year- old man, simply identified as Kingsley has been arrested for allegedly raping a deaf and dumb 15yr-old girl in Akure, the Ondo state capital; SUNSHINETRUTH can report. The man allegedly perpetrated the act with the disabled girl at an uncompleted building at Aratusi area of Oke Aro in Akure. Some residents who around the area caught the man who lives beside the uncompleted house in the act. Further details later….. The post Man…

Read More

Breaking: PDP faces collapse as Seven NWC Members resign

There was palpable tension at the Wadata House, National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party following the resignation of seven members of the party’s National Working Committee. Although details of those who resigned and the reason for their action was still sketchy as of the time of writing this report, it was gathered that the officials complained about what they referred to as “an unpleasant working environment”. The party’s National Organising Secretary, Col. Austin Akobundu…

Read More

Akeredolu, Oleyelogun wade in as aggrieved APC Leaders reject 270 Ifedore Wards Exco

Akeredolu, Oleyelogun wade in as aggrieved APC Leaders reject 270 Ifedore Wards Exco

After last weekend Ward Congresses of the All Progressives Congress, APC nationwide, members of the APC in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State have expressed displeasure over alleged manipulated list of ward executives picked through consensus by major stakeholders. At the state Secretariat of the party in Akure, the aggrieved members led by the Executive Chairman of Ifedore local government, Engr Alex Oladimeji and other leaders of the party such as a former lawmaker,…

Read More

Lack of Judicial Independence endangers Nigeria’s Democracy —former Gambian CJ

Lack of Judicial Independence endangers Nigeria’s Democracy —former Gambian CJ

The immediate past Chief Justice of The Gambia, Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle has declared no nation’s democracy can succeed without Independence of the Judiciary. Justice blamed the wrong removal of the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen on lack of judicial in. Justice Fagbenle, a Nigerian-born legal icon stated this during the Public Lecture to usher-in the 2021 Law Week by Students of Achievers University Owo (AUO), Ondo State. Speaking under the topic,  “Independence of…

Read More

Breaking: Petrol Tanker crushes Two Persons to death in Ondo, four cyclists injured

An accident that involved a petrol tanker and many motorcycles have claimed two lives while leaving four others in serious injuries in Ondo town; SUNSHINETRUTH can report authoritatively. The accident occurred around Sabo Lipakala area of Ondo West local government area of the state on Monday night during an heavy rain that started around 7:30pm yesterday. Eyewitness account revealed that the driver of the lorry lost control and rammed into on coming motorcyclists resulting to…

Read More

One FUTA student unlucky as four cheat death in Akure

One FUTA student unlucky as four cheat death in Akure

It was a tragedy for university community as Five students of the Federal University of Technology Akure,(FUTA), Ondo state were involved in a car accident around cathedral area of the state capital on Monday night Scene One of the them, A 200 Level student of the institution known as Daniel Akinyele A.k.a 9jaBazz was confirmed dead while four others  sustained varying degrees of injuries. They are currently receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital. Meanwhile the…

Read More

Tokyo Olympics: Nigeria finally wins medal

Nigeria has its first medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after Ese Brume, in the early hours of Tuesday, claimed a bronze medal after finishing third in the women’s long jump event. Brume leapt 6.97 metres with her very first jump to claim bronze behind second-placed Brittany Reece of the United States and gold medallist Malaika Mihambo of Germany. It is Nigeria’s first track and field medal at the Olympics since 2008 when Okagbare…

Read More

Ondo guber seat: “Supreme Court’s judgment could have been otherwise” —Akeredolu

Ondo guber seat: “Supreme Court’s judgment could have been otherwise” —Akeredolu

……..SUPREME COURT VERDICT: ONDO ALGON CONGRATULATES GOV AKEREDOLU OVER VICTORY •Says He Is A Sincere Politician Chairmen of local governments in Ondo State, under the umbrella of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), have congratulated the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, over his victory at the Supreme Court last week. The Supreme Court had last Wednesday upheld the victory of Governor Akeredolu at the October 10, 2020 governorship election and dismissed…

Read More

Hushpuppi: IGP replaces Abba with Tunde Disu

IGP APPOINTS DCP TUNJI DISU AS HEAD, POLICE INTELLIGENCE RESPONSE TEAM …..Assures the IRT will remain focused in the discharge of its professional mandate The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc has today, 2nd August, 2021 approved the posting of DCP Tunji Disu as the new Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) to replace suspended Abba Kyari. The posting of the officer is on the heels of Management’s…

Read More