Akure: 21 Traditional Worshippers Storm Federal Housing Estate For Ritual, Says It Belongs To Them

It was like a scene in one of the Nollywood movies when some traditional worshippers stormed the site of an ongoing Federal Housing Estate project in Ondo State on Monday. The worshippers, it was learnt, stormed the site of the project with white pigeon, black fowl, and other objects. It was gathered that the incident […]

70-Year-Old Man Arrested For Stealing Human Hair From Barber’s Shop

A 70-year-old man, Michael Omolayo, suspected to be a ritualist has been arrested in Akure, the Ondo State capital, for packing human hair in large quantities at a barbershop. It was gathered that Omolayo was almost lynched by some irate residents of Oke-Emesho area of Akure, after he was caught in the act. Vill City […]

Police Arrest 4 For Stripping Female Officer Naked

Akure Police Command has arrested four persons for allegedly beating and stripping a female police officer naked. The suspects were identified as Oladele Samuel, Sunday Babalola, Adesina Isaac and Olawale Bukola. The police woman, Inspector Ajayi Bosede, was part of a team of Policemen from State criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department sent to invite a […]

Man Gets Hospitalized Over News Of Fire Razing His Stores in Akure

Owner of Choices Supermarket and Pharmacy, simply identified as Alhaji has reportedly slumped and is hospitalized following the news that his business has been razed down by fire in Akure, Ondo state. The fire razed down many other shops including Alhaji’s supermarket located at the Ijomu area of the state and goods worth multi-millions of […]

Looters Who Stoned Army Colonel In Akure Arrested

Some the looters responsible for stoning a colonel in the Nigerian Army, last week in Akure, the Ondo State capital, when he attempted to stop them from looting have been arrested. The colonel, whose name was not given, was severely injured after the stoning but has now been discharged from the hospital. Three persons Ibrahim […]

INEC Speaks On Fire Outbreak in Ondo Office

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has spoken on the fire outbreak at the commission’s head office in Akure, Ondo state. The commission in a statement on Friday stated that investigations are ongoing into the cause of the fire. The statement read, “Fire broke out today, Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the Ondo State Head Office of the Independent […]

Tinubu Reveals Former President Helped Develop Lagos

Former governor of Lagos State and National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has revealed that former Nigeria president, Olusegun Obasanjo helped develop Lagos. The former governor made the revelation during the commissioning of the newly built edifice of the Ondo Internal Revenue Service in Akure on Saturday. He praised Governor Rotimi […]