#EndSars: Police promote 82,779 officers, honour officers

#EndSars: Police promote 82,779 officers, honour officers

IGP PROMOTES 82,779 JUNIOR POLICE OFFICERS •…… As 16 Killed by ENDSARS Rioters get posthumous promotion The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni, has today, 23rd November, 2020 approved the promotion of Eighty-Two Thousand, Seven Hundred and Seventy Nine (82,779) Junior Police Officers to their next ranks. The promotion of the officers comprising 56,779 Sergeants to Inspector, 17,569 Corporal to Sergeants and 8,431 Constables to Corporal is part of the on-going efforts at…

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Labour, Ondo Govt reach agreements, hold workers’ Parliament today

Labour, Ondo Govt reach agreements, hold workers’ Parliament today

By: Ade Adeleke In order to avert looming industrial unrest in the state public service, the organized labour and the ondo state government have reached agreements on arrears of salaries and deductions. They reached the agreements at today’s meeting held for several hours and attended by representatives of labour leaders and the state government led by the Head of Service, Dare Aragbaiye. The organised Labour led by the NLC Chairman, Comrade Sunday Adeleye-Oluwole; JNC Chairman,…

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Suspended lawmakers: Group berates sack of Ondo Attorney-General

Suspended lawmakers: Group berates sack of Ondo Attorney-General

GROUP CONDEMNS THE REMOVAL OF ATTORNEY-GENERAL IN ONDO STATE The Ondo State Concern Citizens have condemned the recent removal of the Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of the State, Mr. Kola Olawoye, SAN. It’s alleged that the Governor of the State ordered the removal of the legal practitioner over his stand on reinstate the four honorable members of the state House of Assembly who were illegally suspended. It would be recalled that the four…

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Why Akeredolu fired his ‘friend’ Olawoye as Attorney-General

Why Akeredolu fired his ‘friend’ Olawoye as Attorney-General

More facts have emerged on how the Attorney General and commissioner for justice in ondo state , Mr. Olawoye Adekola, SAN, was sacked by his boss, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. A source close to the Governor confided in our correspondent that the sacked Attorney General had been having a cold war with the governor shortly after two years in office. He said Olawoye had “done many things to undermine the Governor simply because they are friends…

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Akeredolu removes AG, appoints Titiloye as replacement

Akeredolu removes AG, appoints Titiloye as replacement

Press Statement Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has rejigged his cabinet. Following this, he has appointed front line human rights lawyer, Sir Charles Titiloye as his new Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice. Titiloye is a human right activist and a renowned social critic. He was former Secretary of the Nigerian Bar of Association (NBA), Akure Branch. A devout Christian, Charles Titiloye is a Knight of the Catholic Church of the order of Saint…

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2023 permutations may consume Secondus, PDP NWC

2023 permutations may consume Secondus, PDP NWC

The 2023 election permutations may consume the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) including the National Chairman, Uche Secondus. Some governors, ex-governors and influential leaders have started the search for a successor to National Chairman Uche Secondus. It was learnt that some PDP governors and leaders, who are under pressure from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to defect, are bidding time over the expected leadership change before making up their minds…

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Killing of APC chair by kidnapers unforgivable —Adetimehin

Killing of APC chair by kidnapers unforgivable —Adetimehin

Press Statement Ondo APC condemns the murder of Nasarawa party Chair The Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has decried the murder of Nasarawa State Chairman of the party, Mr. Philip Shekwo, who was kidnapped on Saturday night. Chairman of Ondo State APC, Engr. Ade Adetimehin, described the killing as unforgivable wickedness. He implored security agencies to unmask the heartless murderers. The party chieftain lamented the ease at which gunmen carry out…

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Why I asked Ondo D’Gov Agboola to return to PDP —Fayose

Why I asked Ondo D’Gov Agboola to return to PDP —Fayose

A former Governor of Ekiti, Mr Ayo Fayose, has urged the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr Agboola Ajayi, to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying the major reason why Ajayi should return is basically to put the past behind him and join hands to rebuild the party in the state. Fayose made the call in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Ado Ekiti by…

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Labour 8-days ultimatum: Our next line of action —Ondo Govt

Labour 8-days ultimatum: Our next line of action —Ondo Govt

By: Oluwatosin Adesola Following the ultimatum giving to the Ondo State government by the organised labour, the State Head of Service, Mr Dare Aragbaiye has expressed the readiness of government to negotiate with the workers through the labour leader on Monday November 23, 2020. The state government had last Thursday received a letter from labour leaders requesting a meeting on contentious issues on workers salaries and accumulated deductions. The organized Labour in Ondo state gave…

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Burial: Oke’s family reacts to loss of guests in Ondo accident

Burial: Oke’s family reacts to loss of guests in Ondo accident

PRESS STATEMENT We receive the death of some of our guests who were to attend the funeral of our mother, Rev Mariam Ayo Oke, with profound shock. The families of Oke, Ayeni-Oliken, Alagwe and Aribo hereby express their condolences to the families of the departed. We pray to God to console the families they left behind and wish those who sustained injury quick recovery. Though it was the desire of the families to give Mama…

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Ondo Crash: Akeredolu sympathises with Olusola Oke, condoles Ndoma-Egba, others

Ondo Crash: Akeredolu sympathises with Olusola Oke, condoles Ndoma-Egba, others

PRESS STATEMENT Akeredolu Commiserates With Ndoma-Egba, Others Over Ghastly Accident. ….sympathises with Olusola Oke. Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, has expressed his heartfelt condolences to the family of Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, over the death of his wife, Mrs. Amaka Ndoma-Egba. The Governor equally expressed same to all those who lost loved ones in the ghastly crash that led to loss of lives at Ore. This is just as he sympathised with his brother…

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How our 9 kidnapped senior officers were rescued —Police

How our 9 kidnapped senior officers were rescued —Police

The Nigeria Police yesterday said that it has successfully rescued all Nine (9) senior Police Officers who earlier went missing on 8th November, 2020 between Kankara town and Sheme in Katsina State. They came under attack while travelling by heavily armed men, dressed in Military Camouflage, but suspected to be bandits. A statement signed by DCP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer said, “The officers, all Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs), were on their way…

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How our 9 kidnapped senior officers were rescued —Police

How our 9 kidnapped senior officers were rescued —Police

The Nigeria Police yesterday said that it has successfully rescued all Nine (9) senior Police Officers who earlier went missing on 8th November, 2020 between Kankara town and Sheme in Katsina State. They came under attack while travelling by heavily armed men, dressed in Military Camouflage, but suspected to be bandits. A statement signed by DCP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer said, “The officers, all Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs), were on their way…

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Olusola Oke’s mum burial: How four guests, others perished in Ondo road crash

Olusola Oke’s mum burial: How four guests, others perished in Ondo road crash

Seven persons including Amaka, who is the wife of a former Senate Leader, Senator Ndoma Egba, today lost their lives while not less than eight others, were critically injured, in a fatal accident, that involved four vehicles. The vehicles involved according to a source, are a commercial Toyota Avensis car bus, a Honda car, a truck and a Toyota Coaster bus belonging to the Sports Centre of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA). SUNSHINETRUTH…

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Oyetola, Makinde, NUC agree to transfer LAUTECH ownership to Oyo

Oyetola, Makinde, NUC agree to transfer LAUTECH ownership to Oyo

The National Universities Commission has transferred ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology LAUTECH Ogbomoso to the Oyo State Government while the Osun state Government is to take over the College of Health Sciences in Osogbo. The resolution followed the lingering ownership of LAUTECH over the years. The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission Professor Abubakar Rasheed stated this at a media briefing in Abuja. Professor Rasheed said both Governor Seyi Makinde of…

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Wife of Senator Ndoma Egba dies in Ondo road accident

Wife of Senator Ndoma Egba dies in Ondo road accident

Former Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma Egba, is bereaved. His wife Amaka died in a fatal accident along Ore-Okitipupa in ondo state road on Friday. Egba confirmed her demise to Blueprint in Calabar. Amaka was reportedly going for a function in Igbokoda in Ilaje area, Ondo State. The Cross River politician has lost three relatives within a few months. Between June and August, his mother-in-law, his own mother and media aide died. His residence was attacked…

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Ondo Guber poll: Akeredolu knows fate Dec. 14

Ondo Guber poll: Akeredolu knows fate Dec. 14

The Federal High Court, Abuja, today fixed Dec. 14 for judgment in a suit challenging the validity of the primary election that produced Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State as All Progressives Congress (APC)’s candidate in the Oct. 10 poll. Justice Okon Abang fixed the date after taking arguments from parties in the suit with number: FHC/ABJ/CS/886/2020 filed on Aug. 3 by Dr Nath Adojutelegan, an APC governorship aspirant in the state election. The News…

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Justice Salami’s Panel submits report on Magu to Buhari, recommendations revealed

Justice Salami’s Panel submits report on Magu to Buhari, recommendations revealed

PRESIDENT BUHARI : I WANT NIGERIA TO BE COUNTED AMONG COUNTRIES THAT DO NOT TOLERATE BUT FIGHT CORRUPTION President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja said his desire is to make Nigeria a country that has no tolerance for corruption, but one where the menace is vigorously battled. Receiving the Report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the Investigation of Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), headed by Justice…

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Why APC will still produce Buhari’s Successor —Yahaya Bello

Why APC will still produce Buhari’s Successor —Yahaya Bello

The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, yesterday insisted that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will win the presidency in 2023. According to him, the ruling party has impressed Nigerians with their development strides since they came into power. “APC has come to stay. We are developing the country, the people are happy with our programmes, we are touching lives and we are securing the nation,” Bello said on Thursday’s edition of Channels Television’s Politics…

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More crisis looms in Varsities, as FG moves to cut ASUU to size

More crisis looms in Varsities, as FG moves to cut ASUU to size

A parallel academic trade union in Nigeria universities known as Congress of University Academics, CONUA and the Federal Government are now strategising on how to grant the union full registration to enable it operate on its own. This is one of the moves, SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that it’s to reduce power of ASUU amidst over 7 months strike, this step may further aggravate the industrial unrest in the nation’s universities. The National Coordinator of CONUA, Dr…

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