Breaking: Akeredolu appoints 14 Commissioners, 7 Special Advisers

Press Statement Akeredolu Nominates 14 Commissioners, 7 Special Advisers ..appoints DG on Performance Mornitoring Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has nominated 14 new commissioners-designate and seven special advisers. The commossioner nominees are as follows: i. Mrs Bamidele Ademola Olateju – Akoko South East ii. Otunba Adefarati Adegboyega – Akoko South West iii. Rt. Hon. Fatai Olotu- Akoko North East iv. Dr. Julianah Oshadahun – Akoko North West v. Otunba Dele Ologun -Akure North vi….

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What we know about killing of Butchers by herders —Ondo Police

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Nigeria Police have reacted to the kidnapping of one butcher, killing of two others and injuring one by suspected herdsmen at a village around Ala forest reserve in Akure North local government area of Ondo state. SUNSHINETRUTH had earlier reported the incident that occurred on Monday when the victims went to the bush to buy cow from the herders who have been their business partners for years. Reacting to the incident,…

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INEC sets to fix Akure bye-election date, as Reps declare Expensive’s Seat vacant

The House of Representatives has declared Akure North/ South Federal Constituency Seat Vacant, meaning that INEC can now pick date to conduct bye-election for the constituency. The development followed the death of the lawmaker representing the Constituency, Mr Adedayo Omolafe popularly called expensive. The lawmakers at a plenary presided over by the Speaker, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila expressed grief over the death of the lawmaker. To this end, it is now up to the Independent National…

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Ifedore LG rerun: Set up Election Tribunal now —ADC tells Akeredolu, Ondo CJ

By: Ade Adeleke The African Democratic Congress (ADC), has charged Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to immediately set up a Local Government Election Tribunal for the Igbara-Oke Ward 1 Councillorship rerun Election in Ifedore local government area which was conducted on the 10th of this month by ODIEC. In a petition to the governor and the state Chief Judge, counsel to the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Mr Femi Emodamori, said the party was ready to challenge the…

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Omowumi Ohwovoriole completes potable water For Akure Residents

As part of her effort to make life comfortable for residents of Oke Emeso area of Akure metropolis who had been living without access to potable water, the Founder, MyChoice Group, Princess Omowumi Ohwivoriole recently completed a water project for the community. It is estimated that the water project now serves no fewer than 3,000 residents of the area and other neighbouring communities. This is another landmark legacy of Princess Ohwivoriole as members of the…

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Update: Herdsmen machete Two customers to death in Akure forest

Bodies of two of the butchers reportedly kidnapped by suspected herdsmen have been found inside the bush; it has been learnt. A source who is also a butcher told our correspondent that their bodies have been found by a team led by the police. …..We were deceived by suspected herdsmen into the bush – Victim Nasiru Jamiu, the only surviving but injured butcher has narrated how the suspected fulani herdsmen lured them (customers) into the bush…

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Breaking: Three Butchers kidnapped in Ondo

Report says some Suspected armed herdsmen have abducted three persons and injured another at a village in Akure North local government of Ondo state. The kidnapped victims are butchers working in Akure the state capital. It was reliably gathered that the incident occurred at around 1 o’clock in the afternoon on Monday at Ajadusi community after Ala town in Akure north local government. It was gathered that four butchers had received a call from a one…

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Reps member Makinde distributes textbooks, laptops, learning materials to Ondo pupils, Schools

Reps member Makinde distributes textbooks, laptops, learning materials to Ondo pupils, Schools

.…. Hundreds of Laptop computers, projectors also given out. ….Reiterates commitment to ensuring Ondo East and West lead Ondo state’s pack of Local Governments. Hon Abiola Peter Makinde, Member of the House of Representatives, representing Ondo East and West Federal Consistuency has equipped hundreds of Ondo students with textbooks, writing materials and instructional tablets. An event held at Royal Event Centre in Ondo attracted APC party leaders and top government functionaries from within and outside…

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Fake Alfa rapes Teenager during ‘Spiritual Cleansing’

A fake clergyman Alfa Toheeb has met his waterloo after allegedly raping a teenager. Having allegedly confessed to raping an eighteen year old girl in Idere town, Ibarapa central local government, a thirty two year-old fake Alfa, Toheeb Abdulganiyu is now in the custody of police at Eruwa, Ibarapa East local government area, Oyo state. Toheeb was said to have tricked the girl, (names withheld) into believing that the man who deflowered her had taken…

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Anxiety hits Ondo civil servants over Salary racketeering

…..900 Workers suspected, AG office staff, Perm Secs panic There are currently panic and anxiety among civil servants as efforts of the Ondo State Government at fishing out workers obtaining more than their expected salaries or double salaries is yielding result, even as investigation revealed that some people have been caught through the verification exercise. Authoritative sources disclosed exclusively that thus far, about 9000 civil servants in the state were affected, even as some permanent…

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