Tayo Adegoke: Entrepreneur with global acumen in Agriculture, Real Estate

Tayo Adegoke: Entrepreneur with global acumen in Agriculture, Real Estate

FINDING A GENUINE ENTREPRENEUR WILLING TO DIVERSIFY INTO DIFFERENT SECTOR OF THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY IS A RARE BLESSING TO THIS COUNTRY. INSTEAD OF CONTRIBUTING MEANINGFULLY TO THE ECONOMY OF OUR DEAR NATION, MANY NIGERIANS WOULD RATHER SEEK PAID EMPLOYMENTS, EARNING AND MAKING A DECENT LIVING DEVOID OF ANY FINANCIAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL RISKS. THE ENTREPRENEURIAL ACUMEN AND STRIDES OF MR. TAYO ADEGOKE IS SUCH THAT GIVE HOPE TO NIGERIANS AND THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY, BECAUSE, APART FROM…

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Over 10,000 jobs for Ondo people, as Akeredolu flags off egg factory

Over 10,000 jobs for Ondo people, as Akeredolu flags off egg factory

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State today flagged off an egg factory, The Sunshine Food Processing Concept Ltd, worth N4.2 billion at Emule-Ile in Owo Local Government Area of the state. Speaking at the flag-off ceremony, Akeredolu noted that the factory if completed would be of immense benefits to Nigeria as whole, noting that it would save Federal Government nothing less than $30 billion being used to import eggs on yearly basis. He added that…

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“No govt’s patronage for Ondo artisans since Mimiko left office, we need Agboola”

“No govt’s patronage for Ondo artisans since Mimiko left office, we need Agboola”

As the October 10 governorship election approaches, members of the Ondo State Artisans Group (OSAG) have called on the state Deputy Governor and flagbearer of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Hon Agboola Ajayi, to come to their rescue and save their means of livelihood that has suffered economic downturn since the emergence of the present government in the state. The group, at an interactive session with former Governor Olusegun Mimiko, in Akure, on Tuesday, said…

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Ajipe meets Omotosho community, seeks support for Aketi on Ondo-Linyi Industrial hub

Ajipe meets Omotosho community, seeks support for Aketi on Ondo-Linyi Industrial hub

The Chief executive officer of Klick Connect Networks chief Alex Ajipe has promised the people of Omotosho in Okitipupa local government areas of more dividend of democracy if Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu wins second term in office. Ajipe who is also the chairman of Ondo/Liyin Industrial hub stated this while meeting with the residents of the community in his office in Akure on Monday. He said the various projects executed and commissioned by Akeredolu administration are…

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Fuel hike: Workers begin strike Sept 28 —NLC

Fuel hike: Workers begin strike Sept 28 —NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) today vowed to proceed with its planned strike and protest with effect from September 28 following the failure of the Federal Government to reverse the hike in electricity tariff and fuel price. Rising from its National Executive Council meeting in Abuja a few minutes ago, the NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, said the proposed action by the organised labour would proceed from next week. He stated that the decision was unanimously…

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What we’ll do on LCDA creation —Akeredolu

What we’ll do on LCDA creation —Akeredolu

EXCITEMENT AT ELEGBEKA MARKET AS GOVERNOR’S CONVOY HELD DOWN BY JUBILANT TRADERS Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, was received in Ifon on Monday, September 21, 2020 by a massive crowd who thronged the major streets in the town for the Governor’s re-election campaign rally in Ose local government. Governor Akeredolu had earlier held a separate rally in Irekari zone of Ose local government after a closed door meeting with traditional rulers in the…

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Outstanding Journalist award will spur me to work harder —Sola Ilesanmi

Outstanding Journalist award will spur me to work harder —Sola Ilesanmi

One of Ondo state’s multi-talented journalist, Shola Ilesanmi, a senior reporter with State Broadcast Media Group, owners of OSRC, Orange fm and Alalaye Fm has bagged Chronicle Magazine’s Outstanding Journalist of the year Award. Ilesanmi was honoured alongside other eminent personalities at the Ondo based tabloid’s 7th Anniversary, Lecture and Award held in Akure on Sunday.According to the Publisher and Editor-in-chief of the Chronicle Magazine, Olaseeni Oyesusi, the Awardees were carefully and painstakingly selected by…

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NUJ Taskforce begins operations, clamps down on fake journalists in Ondo

NUJ Taskforce begins operations, clamps down on fake journalists in Ondo

THE TASK FORCE CONSTITUTED BY NIGERIA UNION OF JOURNALISTS (NUJ) ONDO STATE CHAPTER YESTERDAY BEGAN OPERATIONS AND CLAMPED DOWN ON SOME FAKE JOURNALISTS AT AKURE AIRPORT AS DIGNITARIES ARRIVED FOR PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY (PDP) CAMPAIGN FLAG-OFF. SIMILAR OPERATION WAS CARRIED OUT AT THE MKO ABIOLA DEMOCRACY PARK, AKURE WHERE THE RALLY WAS HELD. THE COMRADE ADETONA ADEROBOYE-LED STATE EXECUTIVE CONSTITUTED THE TASK FORCE-LED BY KAYODE ANIMASAUN TO CHECK ACTIVITIES OF MISCREANTS WHO DISGUISE AS JOURNALISTS…

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COVID-19: Akeredolu announces ODIRS Tax incentives

COVID-19:  Akeredolu announces ODIRS Tax incentives

PRESS STATEMENT This is to remind the general tax paying public, that the Oluwarotimi Akeredolu led administration in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, introduced some incentives and palliatives to cushion the impact of the pandemic. The general public is therefore enjoined to take full advantage of these incentives, especially item 4, 5 and 6 of the earlier released statement. For the purpose of emphasis, attached herein is the Press Release: Tolu Adegbie Executive Chairman

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Deji of Akure rescinds decision on closure of markets today

Deji of Akure rescinds decision on closure of markets today

DEJI REVERSES CLOSURE OF MARKETS AND SHOPS IN AKURE DURING AMOLE FESTIVAL The Palace wishes to notify residents of Akure and its environ that the Deji and Paramount Ruler of Akure, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi, Odundun II, has approved the reversal of the earlier directive for the closure of all Markets and Shops in Akure during the Amole festival scheduled to hold on Wednesday 9th September, 2020. 2. In view of this, all shops and…

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Vote out Akeredolu or he kills you with tax —YPP guber candidate Ojon tells people

Vote out Akeredolu or he kills you with tax —YPP guber candidate Ojon tells people

By: Oluwatosin Adesola The Governorship Candidate, Young Progressives Party, YPP, Ondo State October 10, 2020 election, Don Dotun Ojon, has raised an alarm that the government of APC led by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu will continue to put tax burden on the people of the state. In a Press Statement made available to SUNSHINETRUTH, Ojon lamented that the APC has no good to offer the people than to over tax them if Akeredolu is reelected. According…

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Many crushed to death in fatal accident involving 7 vehicles near Ondo Varsity

Many crushed to death in fatal accident involving 7 vehicles near Ondo Varsity

By: Oluwatosin Adesola A fatal accident occurred yesterday night near Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA) as a truck crushed several people to death. SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that a reckless truck reportedly rammed into seven other vehicles leading to the tragedy. The dead and others who sustained various degrees of injuries were rushed to the hospital. The number of casualties is yet to be ascertained as at the time of this report. The crash occurred few metres…

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Looted amnesty N712b: Kingsley Kuku not indicted by presidential panel —APC chieftain tells NSA

Looted amnesty N712b: Kingsley Kuku not indicted by presidential panel —APC chieftain tells NSA

APC CHIEFTAIN URGES NSA MONGUNO’S BETTER JUDGEMENT ON PAP. Our attention has been drawn to a recklessly sensational front page report on the Saturday Sun newspaper captioned “N712 billion looted by 3 Amnesty Coordinators”. The report gave the names of the three past Coordinators of the Amnesty Programme indicted by Presidential panel as Mr Kingsley Kuku , Gen Boroh and Prof Charles Dokubo. It is instructive to state that the circulating Interim Report of the…

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Ondo 2020: Shun violence, vote candidate of your choice —ACOMORAN tells members

Ondo 2020: Shun violence, vote candidate of your choice —ACOMORAN tells members

The National Executive member of Amalgamated Motorcycle and tricycle riders (ACOMORAN) and Convener of Ojasope Campaign organization, Comrade Shola Elekan, has enjoined all members of the association in Ondo state not to be used as an instrument of oppression or engage in thuggery that are likely to cause a breach of peace in the state before, during and after the October 10 2020 governorship election in the state. At a meeting held yesterday with members…

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Prepare for more hard time, we’ll still hike fuel price —Oil marketers tell Nigerians

Prepare for more hard time, we’ll still hike fuel price —Oil marketers tell Nigerians

Fuel marketers across the country adjusted their pump prices yesterday to between N158 and N162 per litre of petrol, saying a further increase in global crude oil prices would push the pump price of petrol higher. Petrol prices have increased for three straight months, rising from N121.50–N123.50 per litre in June to N140.80-N143.80 in July, N148-N150 in August and N158-N162 in September. The Petroleum Products Marketing Company, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation…

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#151 fuel hike: Buhari, APC Govt punishing Nigerians —PDP

#151 fuel hike: Buhari, APC Govt punishing Nigerians —PDP

PRESS STATEMENT PDP Rejects N151 Fuel Price, Hike In Electricity Tariff…Says APC Is Punishing Nigerians The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vehemently rejects the fresh increase in the price of fuel to N151 per liter and electricity tariff to N66 per kwh under the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its government, describing such as callous, cruel and punishing. The party demands an immediate reversal of the prices to avert a national crisis, as the increase will…

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Ondo: 1,000 youths to get jobs, as Ajipe’s Klick Konnect partners Peace corps

Ondo: 1,000 youths to get jobs, as Ajipe’s Klick Konnect partners Peace corps

As part of quest to ensure peace and security of lives and properties in Ondo state, over 1,000 youths are to be empowered by Klick Konnect Networks, an NGO based in Akure Ondo State capital, even as the firm has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Peace Corps of Nigeria to achieve the goal. The MoU which will accommodate over one thousand youths in the state under peace corps Nigeria to work as…

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Ex-Ondo lawmakers beg Akeredolu over 5yrs unpaid severance allowance

Ex-Ondo lawmakers beg Akeredolu over 5yrs unpaid severance allowance

MEMBERS OF ONDO STATE 7TH OF ASSEMBLY (2011 – 2015) Parliament Building, Igbatoro Road, Akure, Ondo State. 31st August, 2020. Mr. Governor Arakunrin Olúwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, Governor’s Office, Alagbaka, Akure. Dear Sir, PASSIONATE REQUEST FOR PAYMENT OF OUR SEVERANCE ALLOWANCE Please refer to the above subject matter. We are Honorable Members of the Ondo State 7th Assembly (2011-2015). We were inaugurated on June 2011 and our tenure lapse on May 31, 2015. Sir, we want…

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Yahaya Bello’s victory at Apex court delights Akeredolu, Ondo APC

Yahaya Bello’s victory at Apex court delights Akeredolu, Ondo APC

AKEREDOLU CONGRATULATES KOGI PEOPLE, GOVERNOR Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has congratulated the governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yaya Bello on the judgments of the Supreme Court, which affirmed the validity of the November 16, 2019 governorship election in Kogi State. Governor Akeredolu describes the Supreme Court’s declaration dismissing the appeal of the People’s Democratic Party and the Social Democratic Party as victory for democracy and the people of Kogi State, adding that…

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Our Govt has used projects to stop rural-urban migration —Aketi’s SA, Kolawole

Our Govt has used projects to stop rural-urban migration —Aketi’s SA, Kolawole

In a quest to conscientiously bridge the elongated gap between rural and urban settlements, Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has taken steps to entrench development in the rural areas and uplift standard of living of the rural dwellers. The Governor was able achieve the unprecedented infrastructural developments through the Ondo State Community and Social Development Agency (ODCSDA) and the Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing project (RAAMP), which are World Bank-assisted Agencies under the Directorate…

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