Ahmed Gulak’s death calculated to instigate the Northerners against the Igbos – Gov. Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu  of Ondo state has described the murder of Ahmed Gulak’ as senseless and wicked, saying it was calculated to Instigate the Northerners against the Igbos. The former Presidential aide was murdered on his way to catch a flight at Sam Mbakwe International Airport. Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state openly condemned the […]

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 […]

Two Killed As Robbers Attack Bullion Van In Ondo State

Unknown gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have reportedly attacked a bullion van at Elemosho Village along Akure-Ondo Expressway in Ondo East Local Government Area of Ondo State. It was gathered that the robbers shot three people in the operation which lasted for about 20 minutes before they ran away into the bush. The robbery […]

Ondo Forest: Over 135 Illegal Occupant Evicted By Amotekun

No fewer than one-hundred and thirty seven illegal occupants have again been evicted from the forest reserves in Ondo state by the state security outfit codenamed Amotekun. Gistongist gathered that those evicted were occupying the Elegbeka forest reserves along Ifon-Owo road. Speaking with newsmen in Akure, the state commander of Amotekun, Chief Adetunji Adeleye said […]

OAUSTECH Lecturers Commence Indefinite Strike, See Why

Labour unions at the Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology , OAUSTECH, Okitipupa, Ondo State have commenced an indefinite strike over unpaid salaries and other issues. The notice of strike was contained in a statement signed by Mr Temidayo Temola, the chairman of the Joint Action Congress , JAC, in Okitipupa. The affected unions […]

Ondo State: 4 Churches Sealed Off Following Fetish Activities By Presiding Pastors

Four branches of the Cherubim and Seraphim Church , C&S, have been sealed off in Ondo State, by the President of the Ondo Unification Leader of C&S, Pastor Ademikun Turton, after the presiding Pastors were caught engaging in fetish activities. Speaking, pastor Ademisokun-Turton said the branches were sealed off to bar the pastors from tarnishing […]

BREAKING: Few Feared Dead, Many Injured As NURTW Members Clash In Ondo State

Some persons are feared dead, as members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers , NURTW, disrupted socio-economic activities in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Tuesday. “The drivers, armed with dangerous weapons, attacked one another and their personal vehicles, as traders and commuters scampered for safety,” a resident said. Some persons were also […]

Ondo Mandates Singing Of Oodua Anthem In All Schools

The Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has mandated that the Oodua anthem be sung in every school in the state. The new order applies to all private and public institutions in the state, from primary to tertiary level. The government announced in a circular titled “Recitation of Oodua Anthem in All Schools” that all teachers […]

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 […]

Deputy Governor Accuses Akeredolu Of Plans To Forge Signature

Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi has accused the Governor of the state, Rotimi Akeredolu  of planning to forge his signature on a resignation letter. He also denied reports that he may resign from office, after his defeat in the just-concluded state governorship election. Ajayi’s Media Aide, Allen Sowore, in a statement, said the […]