BREAKING: 96yr-old Ondo Monarch joins Ancestors

BREAKING: 96yr-old Ondo Monarch joins Ancestors

By: Ade Adeleke The Olu of Igodan Lisa Kingdom in Okitipupa local government area of Ondo state, Oba Paul Abiodun Akinsola has joined his ancestors. The monarch passed on at the age of 96. The demise of the traditional ruler was announced by his Royal Family. “The Oba Paul Akinsola Royal family on behalf of the people of Igodan Lisa Kingdom announce with thanks to God the passage of Oba Paul Abiodun Akinsola, the Olu…

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ONDO REP’S MOTHER, YINKA TUNJI-OJO: LIFE OF A VIRTUOUS WOMAN —by Femi Salako

ONDO REP’S MOTHER, YINKA TUNJI-OJO: LIFE OF A VIRTUOUS WOMAN —by Femi Salako

YINKA TUNJI-OJO: GOD’S FAITHFULNESS IN THE LIFE OF A VIRTUOUS WOMAN : HAPPY BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO YINKA TUNJI-OJO By: Femi SALAKO The book of Daniel 11:32 is a verse of the Holy Bible that succinctly captures everything about the life of Mrs Yinka Tunji-Ojo. The verse says, “Those that know their God shall be strong and do exploits”. Virtually everything in the Tunji-Ojo’s family clearly points at exploits and divine strength. The life of Yinka…

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Soji Bello: Mimiko’s Political Family has lost Rare Ally—Akeredolu

Soji Bello: Mimiko’s Political Family has lost Rare Ally—Akeredolu

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Soji Bello: A Rare Man Of Courage, Signpost Of True Friendship The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, receives with rude shock the news of the demise of Mr. Soji Bello. This is one news so unkind. Mr Governor expresses his condolences to the family of the deceased as well as the immediate past governor of the state, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, and his political family over this heart-aching occurrence. Soji was…

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Sorrow, Wailing as Wife, Children perform Dust-to-Dust Rites for ‘Sweet-Steve’

Sorrow, Wailing as Wife, Children perform Dust-to-Dust Rites for ‘Sweet-Steve’

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Ondo Govt, ODHA, OSRC and Orange FM, others bid Stephen Sotonwa farewell The remains of Multiple Award Winning Broadcaster with Orange FM, Stephen Sotonwa popularly known as Sweet Steve have been laid to rest at his Imafon residence in Akure, Ondo State Capital amidst tears, wailing and sorrow. The brief ceremony was attended by top government functionaries in Ondo State including Mr Kunle Adebayo, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor on Research…

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BLACK BOXING DAY IN AKURE: Candle Light Procession for Sweet-Steve

BLACK BOXING DAY IN AKURE: Candle Light Procession for Sweet-Steve

Colleagues, Friends, Fans hold Candle light Procession for Sweet Steve It was a black Boxing Day in Akure today as a candle light procession was held in the Ondo state capital to pay last respect to the late Broadcaster and Senior Programme Producer with Orange FM, Stephen Sotonwa popularly known as Sweet Steve. The procession was attended by his colleagues in Orange Fm and OSRC, Radio Nigeria Positive FM, Adaba FM, Breeze FM, and other…

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Popular Broadcaster Sotonwa (Sweet-Steve) for Burial Friday

Popular Broadcaster Sotonwa (Sweet-Steve) for Burial Friday

The remains of Multiple Award Winning Broadcaster, Ace Stand-Up Comedian and Talented Compere, Oluwafemi Stephen Sotonwa alias Sweet Steve will be interred on Friday, 27th December, 2019. The ceremony will hold at his residence, Omodara quarters, off Imafon road, Akure, Ondo state by 10am. There will also be a Lying in State for him at his erstwhile place of work, Orange 94.5fm, Shagari Estate, Irese road, Akure by 8am same day. The burial arragements released…

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Ondo Govt, NUJ react; as Popular Broadcaster dies in fatal Accident

Ondo Govt, NUJ react; as Popular Broadcaster dies in fatal Accident

By: SUNSHINETRUTH OSRC TV and Orange 94.5Fm Mourn Stephen Sotonwa (Sweet Steve) With deep sense of grief, we announce the sudden and untimely death of Mr. Stephen Sotonwa, a Senior Programme Producer and one of our finest broadcasters in the Ondo state Radiovision Corporation (OSRC) and Orange 94.5Fm. Mr. Sotonwa’s sad death took place in a fatal motor accident on the Akure-Ondo Road yesterday, Sunday December 22, 2019. The unfortunate incident has left the entire…

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How My Mother managed Diabetes, Hypertension for 40yrs —Mimiko; as APC Exco visits him

How My Mother managed Diabetes, Hypertension for 40yrs —Mimiko; as APC Exco visits him

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Engr. Ade Adetimehin at the weekend described the matriarch of the Mimiko’s family Madam Muinat Mimiko as uncommon mother. The Chairman said late Mimiko was a very strong woman, who in spite of her health challenges, was able to raise all her children to enviable heights and still was devoted to serving Allah the best way possible. The APC chairman made this statement when he…

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Ikare-Akoko Mourns as Prominent Business Mogul, Alhaji Kunle Abdul dies

Ikare-Akoko Mourns as Prominent Business Mogul, Alhaji Kunle Abdul dies

The people of Ikare Akoko in Ondo state are now mourning the demise of a Prominent Community Leader and Business Mogul, Alhaji Dawood Kunle Abdul who died at the age of 84. According to the General Secretary of the Ondo state league of Imams and Alfas Alhaji ABDURASHEED AKERELE, the Religious leader passed away yesterday in his Lagos Residence. Until his death Alhaji kunle Abdul was the Baba-Adinni of Ondo State Muslim Community, Alatilehin Adinni…

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Alhaja Mimiko was a Caring Mother —Reps Member Akinjo

Alhaja Mimiko was a Caring Mother —Reps Member Akinjo

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Following the demise of Alhaja Muinat Mosekola Mimiko, a Member of the House of Reps from Ilaje/Ese-odo federal constituency, Hon KOLADE VICTOR AKINJO has described the deceased as a jewel of inestimable value, caring and dedicated mother. The federal lawmaker, in a statement, commiserated with a political leader and former Governor of Ondo state, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko and his family over the death of Alhaja Mimiko. “On behalf of the good people of…

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