NUJ event: Shun anti-Press policies —Muyiwa Adu tells Govt, Political class

NUJ event: Shun anti-Press policies —Muyiwa Adu tells Govt, Political class

The Federal Government, the National Assembly and political class have been advised to shun any practice or policy that can undermine or negatively affect freedom of the press. They are also urged to provide enabling environment for media and journalists through provision of laws that provide true independence for them to operate. Barrister Olumuyiwa Adu, the Advisor to Nigeria Liquified Gas Limited, made the call at the Awards and Dinner Night organised by Nigeria Union…

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Horror! Pregnant wife, lover, friend slaughtered in Ondo

…neighbours finger ‘Yahoo boys’ It was a bloody day when a Pregnant nurse and her lover as well as their friend have been found dead in their apartment at Aratusi quarters in Akure, the Ondo State capital; SUNSHINETRUTH can report The two lovers identified as Ojo Akinro, Mary lgwe and their friend Lamidi Sheriff were suspected to have been slaughtered on thursday following the discovery of their bodies in the toilet of their apartment. With…

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AIT’s Olusola Adesuyan, Telegraph’s Wale Momoh win NUJ Best Political Reporter Awards

AIT’s Olusola Adesuyan, Telegraph’s Wale Momoh win NUJ Best Political Reporter Awards

Olusola Joseph Adesuyan, a journalist with Daar communications, owners of Africa Independent Television, Raypower Fm and Faaji 106.5 FM , has emerged winner of the political reporter of the year (Broadcast Category) award at the just concluded 2021 Award of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, in Ondo state. Adesuyan won the keenly contested prize which was the of climax the annual Press week of the Union in the state. The award was presented to…

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Ondo govt threatens traders dumping waste on Akure roads

Ondo govt threatens traders dumping waste on Akure roads

….ODSWMA boss, Rev Adeyemo lauds residents over sanitation compliance The General Manager, Ondo State Waste Management Authority (ODSWMA), Rev. (Mrs) Ayo Adeyemo, has expressed satisfaction with the level of compliance by the residents of the state during the November edition of the monthly Environmental Sanitation exercise, despite non restriction of both human and vehicular movements. This is just as she warned against dumping of waste on major roads and drainage especially at Oja oba axis…

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Radio Nigeria’s Kayode Animasaun wins NUJ Investigative Award

Kayode Animasaun, a journalist with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN, has emerged the winner of the prestigious Investigative Reporter of the year Award of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, in Ondo state. The prolific journalist and popular blogger won the award after the NUJ in Ondo state council set up a panel to scrutinize various entries of journalists working in the state in 2021 ,which was part of the annual Press week…

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Ondo: Best Federal Lawmaker Award will spur me for more services —Abiola Makinde

Ondo: Best Federal Lawmaker Award will spur me for more services —Abiola Makinde

….. NUJ AWARDS: Hon Makinde Bags Federal Lawmaker Of The Year Award. Hon Abiola Peter Makinde, House of Representatives Member, representing Ondo East and West Federal Consistuency has bagged Nigerian Union of Journalist’s award as Ondo State Federal Lawmaker of the year. This recognition by the union of journalists, Ondo state chapter, came at their annual NUJ PRESS week Dinner/Award night held at Press Centre, Alagbaka on 26th November. The event which attracted political stalwarts,…

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Count me out of Palliatives diversion —Buhari group Secretary, Olorunfemi

The Secretary of the Buhari Support Organization (BSO), Chris Olorunfemi has declared that he should be counted out of the alleged diversion of palliatives, saying the allegation is a poor attempt to blackmail him and others. In a press statement obtained by SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure, Olorunfemi urged members of the public to ignore the misleading story. Below is the full text of the statement; ALLEGED DIVERSION OF PALLIATIVES: A POOR ATTEMPT TO BLACKMAIL ME AND…

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How Gunmen kidnapped Principal, VP, three Teachers in Ondo, as pregnant woman escapes

Report says after a while of non incidences , Kidnappers appear to have resumed operations at some flash points in Akoko area of ondo state. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that the latest incident occurred yesterday along Auga Ise road in Akoko East local government of ondo state when the school principal of Auga community grammar school , Mr Joshua Adeyemi was kidnapped along with his vice principal , Ifedayo Yesufu Others kidnapped were mrs Bukola Oloyede, Mrs…

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Press Week Novelty Match: Journalists beat Lawmakers in Ondo, as Speaker lauds NUJ

In continuation of the 2021 Press Week Celebration, members of the Ondo State House of Assembly on thursday suffered 2-1 defeat in a Novelty football match against members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ). The match played at Akure township Stadium attracted over twenty lawmakers captained by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Bamidele Oleyelogun while the journalists were led by the NUJ State Chairman, Adetona Aderoboye. The NUJ team scored one goal in the first…

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Abiola Makinde, Akingbaso bag Ondo Best Lawmakers Awards, as Anne Akinseloyin sets for NUJ Award today

Abiola Makinde, Akingbaso bag Ondo Best Lawmakers Awards, as Anne Akinseloyin sets for NUJ Award today

…Amotekun Boss too The Commander of Amotekun Corps, Chief Adetunji Adeleye, a member of House of Representatives from Ondo West/East federal constituency, Abiola Makinde are among prominent Nigerians that will receive the Nigeria Union of Journalists award on Nov 26, 2021. Others billed for the award are: A member of the Ondo State House of Assembly from Idanre constituency, Hon. Festus Akingbaso, Pastor Foluso Ajibobola and an Educationist, Chief (Mrs) Akinseloyin Adeola Anne. Hon Akingbaso…

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Just In: Akeredolu appoints Poroye, six others

Press Statement Akeredolu Appoints Directors To Board of Companies In Ondo Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has approved the appointment of Directors to represent the State on the Board of companies in the sunshine state. The newly appointed Directors are as follows;i. Dr. Remi Olatubora,SAN, – Ore Irele Oil Palm Company Ltd. ii. High Chief Stephen Olamidele Arowojolu -Ore Irele Oil Palm Company Ltd. iii. Mr. Faloye Olajimi Adefolahan- EPL Sunshine Limited. iv. Pastor…

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Breaking: Ondo Assembly suspends LG Chairman despite Court’s action

Despite a Court restraining it, the Ondo State House of Assembly today suspended the Chairman of Ifedore local government of Ondo State, Hon Alex Oladimeji from office for three months for alleged gross misconducts. The Chairman of Ifedore local government of Ondo State, Hon Alex Oladimeji had earlier yesterday dragged the state House of Assembly, the Speaker and the Clerk before the State High Court to restrain th from carrying any suspension or impeachment against…

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Social Workers honour Akeredolu with ‘Advocate Award of the Year’

Social Workers honour Akeredolu with ‘Advocate Award of the Year’

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has been conferred with an ‘Advocate Award of the Year” by the National Association of Social Workers (NASOW). The association, honoured the Governor at its 37th Conference/General Meeting held on Friday in Lagos. NASOW stated that the rationale for the award bestowed on the Governor was due to his numerous life-transforming projects and programmes executed by his administration aimed at uplifting the standard of living of people in…

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45th Coronation: Adetimehin lauds Highly Exposed Idanre Monarch

Press Statement Adetimehin celebrates Owa @ 45 on the throne The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Engr. Ade Adetimehin, has felicitated with His Imperial Majesty, Oba Fredrick Adegunle Aroloye, OFR, JP, Arubiefin IV, the Owa of Idanre, for leading the great Idanre Kingdom on the right path in the last 45 years. The political juggernaut also congratulated the entire Idanre sons and daughters on the enviable occasion, saying, “it calls…

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Breaking: Court asked to stop Ondo Assembly from Suspending, impeaching Ifedore LG Chairman

Breaking: Court asked to stop Ondo Assembly from Suspending, impeaching Ifedore LG Chairman

The Chairman of Ifedore local government of Ondo State, Hon Alex Oladimeji has dragged the state House of Assembly, the Speaker and the Clerk before the State High Court to restrain th from carrying any suspension or impeachment against him under any guise. Further details shortly… Our Signatures Forged In Order To Sack Alex Oladimeji – Ifedore Councilors Six Councilors under the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ifedore Local Government Area (LGA) say their signatures…

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Just In: Gunmen abduct 3yr-old Child in Ondo

Report says unknown gunmen have kidnapped a three-year old girl in Akure the Ondo state capital; SUNSHINETRUTH has learnt. The incident, according to the mother of the kidnapped girl, occurred around 8pm on Wednesday night. Details later… The post Just In: Gunmen abduct 3yr-old Child in Ondo appeared first on SunshineTruthng. Report says unknown gunmen have kidnapped a three-year old girl in Akure the Ondo state capital; SUNSHINETRUTH has learnt. The incident, according to the…

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Ondo: How media can help Nigeria achieve National Security, Economic stability —Expert, SI Alade

Media and members of the Nigerian Union of Journalists in Ondo state have been charged to promote good governance, religious tolerance and understanding among the diverse elements of the state. In a lecture delivered by a former Commandant, National Defence College, Abuja, Rear Admiral Samuel Ilesanmi Alade (RTD) at the opening ceremony of Press week of the union on the topic “A Nation at crossroads:The Media amidst National Security and Economic Woes” on Tuesday, explained…

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Nigeria needs journalists to end insecurity —Ondo APC bigwig, Oyerinmade MATO

A leading aspirant in the 2023 National Assembly Election for Ondo South Senatorial District, Chief Mathew Oyerinmade, famously called MATO has urged media professionals to step up their competence on security reportage more than ever before, at this time of Nation’s challenges. Oyerinmade made the charge in Akure, the Ondo State capital, on Tuesday, at the Opening ceremony/ Public Lecture to commence the 2021 Press Week of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Ondo State…

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3million Insecticidal Treated Net for residents —Ondo govt

3million Insecticidal Treated Net for residents —Ondo govt

Health Officials The Ondo State ministry of health, has called on citizens on the need to use the Insecticidal Treated Net(ITN), promising to distribute over three million Insecticidal Treated net across Ondo State Addressing Ondo State journalists today during a media orientation at the Ministry of Health Conference hall, Alagbaka, Akure, Mrs Titilayo Akinlalu stated that Door to door strategy has been adopted by the national programn for implementation of ITN campaigns in the context…

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Ondo LG Tribunal constituted, but ODIEC refuses to release Igbara-Oke rerun result

The Local Government Election Petition Tribunal has been constituted by the Ondo state judiciary in line with relevant local government law to But report indicates that the Ondo State Independent Electoral Commission, ODIEC, has allegedly refused to release the result for Igbara-Oke ward 1 councillorship re-run election. The African Democratic Congress (ADC), had earlier last week charged Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to immediately set up a Local Government Election Tribunal for the Igbara-Oke Ward 1 Councillorship…

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