Akeredolu proved us right, as Workers celebrated Xmas on empty Stomach —Ondo PDP

AKEREDOLU’S MISRULE IN ONDO STATE (9): PUTS SON ON COLLISION COURSE WITH THE LAW By: Kennedy Ikantu Peretei When at the beginning of December, l predicted that, workers in the employment of the Ondo State Government will celebrate Christmas on empty stomachs, the government propaganda machinery dismissed it with the wave of the hand. The empty markets across the State, the gloom in many homes and inability to purchase basic needs during Christmas told the…

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Ritualist with Human Head, slumps, dies mysteriously in Ondo police custody

It was a mysterious day as a suspected ritualist, Tunde Olayiwola who was arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for unlawful possession of fresh human head allegedly died in their custody; SUNSHINETRUTH can report. Olayiwola, who was paraded alongside eight others suspects arrested for various criminal offences ranging from murder, kidnapping and cultism last week Thursday, died in the police clinic in Akure, the state capital. Olayiwola, who claimed to be an herbalist of…

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AAUA Alumni, Akure Branch holds ‘Get-together/Award’ today

DR OLUMIDE OLUGBEMI NOMINATED FOR DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE Dr Olumide Olugbemi PhD has been nominated for  Distinguished Alumnus Award of Excellence by the Alumni of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Akure Chapter. In a statement personally signed by the chairman, Com Alex Fabiyi Adeniyi, he said  the unparallel achievements of Dr Olumide PhD, a graduate of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko  as well as his role as a teacher of note, Mentor to…

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Ondo lawmaker Akinribido mourns mother of predecessor, Janet Adeniyi

PRESS STATEMENT. I received the sad news of the demise of Mrs. Janet Adeniyi at 82,the mother of my predecessor, Hon. Ade Adeniyi, today (25 December, 2021). I condole with Hon. Ade Adeniyi,while noting that the death of a mother could particularly inflict excruciating pain on one. I however urge Hon. Adeniyi to take solace in the fact that Mama lived a good life during which she contributed invaluably to the course of humanity. Mama…

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Yuletide: How to avoid Covid-19 Omicron variant —New Ondo Health Commissioner, Ajaka

ONDO STATE MINISTRY OF HEALTHPRESS RELEASE YULETIDE: AJAKA URGES STRICT ADHERENCE TO COVID-19 PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES As Christians in Ondo State join their counterparts worldwide to celebrate this year’s Christmas and New Year, they have been urged to remember to observe all the COVID-19 precautionary measures. Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Banji Awolowo Ajaka gave the charge in his season’s greetings to christian faithful in the state. Ajaka noted that since the Omicron variant of…

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Akure-Ilesa-Ibadan road: How fake security men kidnapped Travelers as Amotekun rescues 9

Akure-Ilesa-Ibadan road: How fake security men kidnapped Travelers as Amotekun rescues 9

By: Kayode Afolabi The Joint border control of Ondo State security network codenamed Amotekun and its counterpart in osun state has rescued nine persons from the kidnappers den along Akure-Ilesa-Ibadan expressway. The victims who were kidnapped on Friday night (Yesterday) were rescued on Saturday along ipetumodu axis in osun state The nine rescued victim were Godwin, Stephen, Monday Omolora, Emmanuel, Kolawole, Busayo, Joseph Balogun, Arinze. The Commander of the Ondo State Security Network Agency also…

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‘Good Samaritan’ Pastor batted with Acid, seeks help

‘Good Samaritan’ Pastor batted  with Acid, seeks help

Good Samaritan seeks help after he was bathed with acid Be your brother’s keeper, so says the Bible, but the story of Felix Adewale Adedayo, a pastor and researcher seems to have taken another turn. While he lives his life to gain souls for God and be useful to the society, the same society has turned a helper to someone seeking help. The native of Idanre narrated his ordeal on how he rendered help to…

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Akure Lawmaker Borokini greets Christians, predicts Brighter future

Let’s Cheerfully Embrace this season with Love, Optimism for Better and Brighter Days Here comes another yuletide where everyone gets to spread and receive love equally. Christmas celebration has been characterized with a strong unifying factor and also one with a strong bond that connects people together irrespective of the differences in tribe, colour, political interests or affiliations. Great people of Akure South Constituency 1, I have come to appreciate you all for your broad…

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Pray for Nigeria, Share with needy —Mimiko begs Christians

Pray for Nigeria, Share with needy, Mimiko urges Christians at Christmas Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has asked Nigerians to continue to pray for the country as Christians celebrate Christmas, the birth anniversary of our Lord Jesus Christ. Mimiko, in a statement by John Paul Akinduro, his Special Assistant on Media and Digital Communications, said “as we celebrate yet another season of the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, I call on…

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Oyerinmade MATO greets Ondo South people, preaches Agape Love

PRESS STATEMENT December 25, 2021 Oyerinmade Preaches Agape Love, Hope, Unity at Christmas Urges Faithful to Adherent to COVID-19 Precautions Top Senatorial hopeful for Ondo South Senatorial District in the 2023 National Assembly Election, Mathew Oye Oyerinmade (MATO) has sent his warm greetings to Christians as they commemorate the birth of the Saviour, Jesus Christ at this year Christmas. Oyerinmade enjoined Christians to always express Agape Love to fellow human beings, not minding their religion,…

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Federal Poly, Ile-Oluji gets nod to Start HND Progs

PRESS RELEASE NBTE GRANTS APPROVAL TO FEDPOLEL TO START HND PROGRAMMES The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has granted approval to Federal Polytechnic, Ile-Oluji, Ondo State to commence six (06) Higher National Diploma (HND) Programmes with effect from the 2021/2022 Academic Session. The approval which was contained in a letter forwarded to the Rector of the Institution with reference number TEB/PRO/FP.26/Vol.1/142 dated 23rd December,2021 was the outcome of the resource visitation carried out by…

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Xmas: Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation puts smile on faces of Elderly People in Ikare

Xmas: Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation puts smile on faces of Elderly People in Ikare

By: Adeboye Ado A non-governmental organisation, Oba Kolapo Adedoyin Foundation (OKAF), yesterday put smiles on the faces of hundreds of aged residents of Ikare-Akoko in Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State, in the spirit of Christmas celebrations. This is coming barely 3 months after the foundation was launched and it donated inestimable number of writing materials to indigent students of the ancient town. The beneficiaries of the recent empowerment who were chiefly…

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Xmas: Ondo Assembly calls for Moderate Celebrations

ONDO LAWMAKERS URGE MODERATE CELEBRATIONS AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR. As Christians across the globe celebrate the Christmas and new year, Lawmakers in the Ondo State House of Assembly have called for moderate celebrations in the face of current global economic downturn and civil 19 pandemic. Speaking through the Speaker, Rt Honourable Oleyelogun Bamidele David, the Lawmakers observed that Christmas and New Year are constant and will always be celebrated, hence the need for people…

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Igbara-Oke Monarch congratulates Christians on Christmas celebration

Olowa and Paramount Ruler of Igbara-Oke Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Oba Dr. Francis Adefarakanmi Agbede has congratulated Christians all over the world as they mark the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. He said there is need to be mindful of the true reason for this season and the gift that He brought to the world as they celebrate Christmas. The monarch said this season is customarily a time of giving, where we remember the…

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Xmas: Ondo EKSU Alumni Chairman greets Christians, preaches Peace

Ondo EKSU Alumni Chairman Felicitates with Christians; Preaches Peaceful Coexistence at Christmas and Beyond. The Executive Chairman, Ekiti State University Alumni Association, Ondo State Chapter, Chief Kemini Doubra has joined leaders across the country to felicitate with all Nigerians, especially Christian brothers and sisters of the Association, on the joyous occasion of this year’s Christmas which commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ. Chief Doubra, in a goodwill message signed by the Association’s Publicity Secretary, Mr….

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Christmas: Ondo lawmaker Akinribido solidarizes with constituents, urged prayers

AKINRIBIDO SOLIDARIZES WITH CONSTITUENTS ON CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION, URGES STEADFAST PRAYER FOR THE NATION AMIDST GLOOMY YULETIDE I Express solidarity with all residents of my constituency amidst the prevailing gloomy situation of the Nigerian state especially during this Yuletide. While congratulating us all for witnessing another Christmas occasion,I however note that the harsh economic condition,high market price of foodstuff and essential commodities,widespread insecurity,salary backlogs and general hardship has no doubt made the Christmas celebration a gloomy…

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Xmas: Reps member BTO donates food items, cash in Akoko, as NATA endorses him for 2nd Term

Yuletide: BTO Donates Food Items/Cash to Constituent, as NATA Endorse him for Second Term Hon. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo has commenced the distribution of food items to the people of Akoko North East/West Federal Constituency to celebrate the Yuletide. The donations according to the Lawmaker representing Akoko North East/West Federal Constituency was done as part of his plans to celebrate the festive period with the people whom he described has been of great and massive support for…

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Xmas: Appreciate God for His gifts —Ondo APC greets residents

Press Statement 24th December, 2021 Christmas: Ondo APC salutes Christians Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) rejoices with Christians in the State, and indeed, all over the world, as they celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. State Chairman, Engr. Ade Adetimehin, describes 2021 as “a year full of challenges”, but commends Christians for their unwavering faith in God, and firm belief that COVID-19 and its attendant woes would soon become…

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Just In: Ondo Assembly passes 2022 Budget of N199.2B

ONDO ASSEMBLY PASSES YEAR 2022 BUDGET. The Ondo State House of Assembly has passed the year 2022 budget into law. With the passage, the Ondo State Government is to spend a total sum of One Hundred and Ninety-Nine Billion, Two Hundred and Eighty- Two Million, Four Hundred and Thirty-Seven Thousand Naira in the 2022 fiscal year. The House had earlier committed the year 2022 budget to the Committee on Finance and Appropriation for scrutiny and…

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Ondo: Hours to Xmas, Man shot Neighbour dead

By: Ade Adeleke Less than five days to Christmas celebration, Hunter, Ismaila Ojo has allegedly shot dead his follow villager at Ita-Merin village, near Ore in Ondo state. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that the hunter shot a 70 years old man who is his neighbour while defecating in the bush at the back of his house, he claimed he was testing his gun. Parading the suspects to newsmen in Akure, the new Ondo state Commissioner of Police,…

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