“No plan to create 20 new States”

Press Statement!!! Senate Committee did not propose creation of 20 New States Our attention has been drawn to a media report that the Senate Committee of Review of 1999 Constitution has proposed the creation of additional 20 States. The report is a gross misrepresentation of the decision of the committee on the request for creation of more states. Far from recommending creation of any state, the Senate Committee, while acknowledging receipts of several Bills proposing…

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Alleged murder: Ondo Police petitioned to Arrest Gun Bearer 

The Commissioner of Police, Ondo state Command, Mr Bolaji Salami has been asked to arrest for prosecution a suspected Gun Bearer, Ojo Komolafe for allegedly killing a villager and threatening the peace of a community in Odigbo local government area of the state. Komolafe was alleged to have shot dead one Taofik Babalola Adedotun, with his unlicensed gun over the night at Ifara Paanu, within Koseru ward under the jurisdiction of Kajola Divisional Police officer….

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Tragedy as One dies, 15 escape death in Ondo Boat mishap, NSCDC reacts

It was a tragic weekend at Ilaje in Ondo state when a boat mishap claimed one life and 15 narrowly escaped death; this is even as the Nigera Security and Civil Defence Corps Ondo State Command has called on the general public to exercise caution while plying through the water ways. This was made available to the Newsmen by the Command Public Relations Officer, DSC Olufemi Omole on Sunday 8th August, 2021. The Statement reads…

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2023: Why we need Ranking Legislators at NASS —Ondo Reps member, Hon Adeogun

…..says My three year-old Scholarship Prog liberating my young constituents from Poverty The member representing Akoko Southeast/Akoko Southwest federal constituency of Ondo state at the House of Representatives, Hon Ade Adeogun, has revealed that the major objective of his three-year scholarship programme is not only to make its beneficiaries qualified for dignified jobs but also to improve the economic capacity of his constituents. The revelation was made at the weekend during a media parley with…

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Full list: National Assembly set for Creation of 20 New States

Arrangements are ongoing even as the agitation for the creation of more states in the country is about to enter a new phase. This follows the recommendation by the Senate Committee on Constitution Review that referendum be conducted for 20 new states by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Nation gathered yesterday that the committee’s decision was reached after considering various factors including the ability of civilian administration to create states. It recalled that…

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