Increase Teachers’ Retirement Age, constitute TESCOM Board —ASUSS tasks Ondo govt

Increase Teachers’ Retirement Age, constitute TESCOM Board —ASUSS tasks Ondo govt

By: Tolulope Oluwole As every October 5th is set aside to celebrate teachers wolrdwide, the Academic Staff Union Of Secondary Schools, Ondo State chapter also trooped out to celebrate themselves at the union’s permanent site, Imafon, Igbatoro road, Akure. The chairman of the Union, Comrade Tajudeen Olatunji Balogun in his opening address, stated that the annual World Teacher’s Day celebration is to recognize the invaluable contributions of teachers towards national building through nurturing the responsible…

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You’re shining example for others —Akeredolu lauds Ajowa Grammar School Alumni

You’re shining example for others —Akeredolu lauds Ajowa Grammar School Alumni

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has applauded the Old Students’ Association of Ajowa Community Grammar school, Ajowa Akoko, in the state for face-lifting moribund structures in the citadel of learning. The alumni body, since the assumption of its current executives, had renovated the school classrooms, library and restroom to modern standard, while some of its members facilitated a well-equipped laboratories and ICT centre through the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and National Communications Commission,…

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Calamitous Rainstorm: Akeredolu visits Ikare, assures Olukare, Owa-Ale, victims of help

Calamitous Rainstorm: Akeredolu visits Ikare, assures Olukare, Owa-Ale, victims of help

…….ODSG MOURNS DEATHS FROM RAINSTORMS, over 300 Houses destroyed. ….Promises Assistance to victims. Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, represented by his Deputy, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa on Monday made a quick response through visit for on the spot assessment of the properties and the victims affected by the heavy rainstorms that wrecked havock in Ikare Akoko, Akoko North East Local Government on Sunday. Addressing reporters in Ikare Akoko after the inspection, the Deputy Governor…

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Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation launches ‘Back to School’ in Ikare tomorrow

Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation launches ‘Back to School’ in Ikare tomorrow

Relief on its way for despondent pupils and students of Ikare-Akoko, Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State, as Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation (OkAF), is set to award scholarship in a bid to reduce the huge numbers of out of school children. Beneficiaries of the scholarship are billed for pupils in Primary 2 to Secondary Classes. The programme with the theme: “Back To School” is slated for tomorrow Wednesday, October 6th, 2021 at…

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Hon Kolawole Babatunde celebrates Akeredolu’s wife on ‘Most Supportive First Lady Award’

Hon Kolawole Babatunde celebrates Akeredolu’s wife on ‘Most Supportive First Lady Award’

The Special Adviser to the Ondo State Governor on Rural and Community Development, Honourable Kolawole Babatunde, has congratulated the wife of the State Governor, Arabinrin Betty-Akeredolu on her ‘most supportive First Lady Award’ by Sun Newspaper. In a statement he personally signed on Monday and made available to newsmen, Kolawole said the Governor’s wife meritoriously deserved the award, while describing her as a ‘workaholic first lady’ The former reps member also lauded the good deeds…

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2023: It’s fair to have Buhari’s Successor from South but… —Shekarau

The Senator representing Kano Central, Ibrahim Shekarau, has said it is fair and just to have the next Nigerian President from the South but warned Southern governors to stop using threats and gang up against the North in the quest for the 2023 presidency. The federal lawmaker, who was a former governor of Kano State, noted that the issue of where the next president should emerge is a matter of party affair that should be…

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Anxiety as Gunmen take over Akure-Ikere Ekiti road, kidnap father, three kids

…..Police react The disturbing security situation along deplorable road of Akure in Ondo state and Ikere in Ekiti state is getting motorists and residents worry as series of kidnappings have been occurring without serious actions from security operatives to combat the crime. The latest happened at the weekend when some gunmen reportedly abducted four members of a family at the border along the Akure —Ikere Ekiti Expressway at Iju in Akure-North Local Government Area of…

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Popular man killed, Hundreds render Homeless in Akoko rainstorm

Tragedy struck in Ikare-Akoko, headquarters of Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State when hundreds of people were rendered homeless by heavy rainfall while a popular butcher was also killed in the incident. SUNSHINETRUTH learnt that the downpour which lasted about 40 minutes rendered many homeless as the rainstorm destroyed houses. Areas badly affected by the disaster were Ilepa, Okela, Okorun, Okegbe, Iku, Okeruwa and Okoja quarters while other parts of Ikare were…

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