Ondo Court backs closure of ‘Bola Komo’ by Amotekun

Ondo Court backs closure of ‘Bola Komo’ by Amotekun

An Ondo state Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Akure has granted the Ondo state Security Network, codenamed “Amotekun Corps” order to seal off the premises of a popular night club in Akure ‘Bola Komo Ventutes’ over security related issues. The court presided over by Chief Magistrate D.O. Sekoni, on 2nd September, 2021 granted the order that can last 30days to enable the security operatives to carry out investigation on criminal activities allegedly taking place at…

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Anti-Open grazing law: Why I’m not afraid to take decisions —Akeredolu

…. WE MUST MAKE NIGERIA LIVABLE – GOV AKEREDOLU ….. Says Nigeria Must Embrace Modern Animal Husbandry Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has emphasized the need to make the country livable for the people so as to harness their talents for national growth. Governor Akeredolu said in order to achieve Nigeria’s goals for Science and Technological advancement, the country must be made conducive for living, particularly for the young ones. The Governor spoke…

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Why we’ll shut more hotels, Night clubs —Ondo govt

The heavy hammer of the Ondo State Government has fallen on Imperial Hotel located at Ilaje Street, Ijapo Estate in Akure. The Senior Special Assistant to Governor Rotimi Akeredolu on Special Duties, Doyin Odebowale announced this at a news briefing in Akure. The state government had last week shut a popular night club, Bola Komo for similar reason. Odebowale said the decision became imperative because the hotel has become a security risk. He said the…

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INEC raises alarm over fresh threat to 2023 polls

THE Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday said eligible voters’ participation in the Anambra State governorship election scheduled for November 6, must undergo an electronic identity authentication using its new Bimodal Voter Accreditation System. The commission also expressed concern over the rate of conflicting orders emanating from courts of coordinate jurisdiction, describing it as a threat to its work and democratic development in Nigeria and future elections. Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this…

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Ondo Court jails 25yr-old Man over Palm Oil

It was a bad for Hassan Kazeem, a 25-year-old farmer when he was sentenced to two years imprisonment by a Magistrate Court sitting in Ondo town, headquarters of Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State for selling adulterated palm oil. The convict, Hassan Kazeem was said to have been involved in the illicit business of mixing palm oil with some chemicals in order to produce more palm oil for the unsuspecting public. It was…

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