Breaking: How Oyegun-led Council settled for Prof Adebowale as new UI VC

The long process of appointing new Vice Chancellor for the University of Ibadan, has ended with Professor Kayode Adebowale emerging as UI’s 13th substantive VC. Adebowale defeated the incumbent acting vice-chancellor, Adebola Ekanola, and 14 others in a keenly contested process that took almost one year to resolve. The chairman of the university’s governing council and former chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Odigie Oyegun, made the announcement at exactly 7:57 p.m on…

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How Iyorchia Ayu emerged consensus PDP Nat Chairman

How Iyorchia Ayu emerged consensus PDP Nat Chairman

A former Senate President, Iyorchia Ayu, has emerged as the northern consensus candidate for the position of National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. He emerged after a series of meetings by stakeholders over a 72 hour period. Ayu was chosen after two other contenders; a former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shema and Senator Abdul Ningi were prevailed upon to step down. It was gathered that the Deputy National Chairman; North, Senator Suleiman Nazif who…

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Osinbajo in Akure, as Akeredolu reveals how Ondo will achieve greatness

…… PORT ONDO, BITUMEN WILL UNLOCK OUR GREATNESS SAYS AKEREDOLU Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN on Thursday declared that, the proposed Port Ondo, Bitumen exploration and the red gold project are bound to unlocked the greatness of the Sunshine State. The Governor made this remark in a goodwill message delivered by his Deputy, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa at the Ekiti State Economic Development and Investment Summit held at Ado Ekiti. According to the Governor,…

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Six Cultists, Burglars arrested for stealing phones, clothes in Ondo

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested four suspected cultists and two other burglars for shop breaking and robbery in Akure and Igbaraoke in Ifedore local government area of the state. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that the four suspected cultists arrested at Arakale in Akure include; Abiola Akinlowo ‘m’ Aged 25;  Yakubu Lattef ‘m’ Aged 21; Abdulwaheed Abibu ‘m’ Aged 25; Emeka Ali ‘m’ Aged 25 while  one Opeyemi Olotu ‘m’ Aged 14 years and Blessing Arohunmolase…

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