Tags : Akure

Governors Agree To Ban Open, Night Grazing Across States

Governors of the South-West have agreed to ban all forms of open and night grazing across States within the region.  This resolve was reached on Monday, January 25, 2021, at a meeting between Governors from the South-West region and the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN). Channels TV reports that rising from […]

Gov. Makinde Says Akure People Are Bold, Honest, Upright; As

The Governor of Oyo  State, Engr Seyi Makinde, has described Akure people as one of the most upright, bold  and honest people in Yoruba land and the Nation at large. The Governor stated this while playing host to a delegation from the Deji of Akure, Oba Aladetoyinbo Aladelusi Ogunlade Odundun II, which was in Ibadan […]

PDP Implores Ondo Deputy Gov, Agboola To Resign From Office

After leaving the All Progressives Congress (APC) party on which platform he was elected, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has advised Ondo State Deputy Governor, Mr Agboola Ajayi, to resign from office. Mr Ajayi decamped to the PDP from the ruling party, APC recently. The PDP South-West Publicity Secretary, Mr Ayo Fadaka, who spoke on […]

Akeredolu Sacks Deputy Governor’s Media Aide

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has relieved the Special Assistant on New Media Mr Allen Sowore to the Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, of his appointment with immediate effect. This is contained in a statement issued on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Akure by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Mr Olusegun Ajiboye, and […]

Akure Explosion: People Injured, Properties Destroyed

An explosion has destroyed many residential houses, a church building and a school in Iluabo, a suburb of Akure, Ondo State. The explosion suspected to be a bomb blast cut off the busy Akure/Owo road on Saturday morning, March 28, 2020. The incident, which happened less than a kilometre to Akure Airport, affected many residents […]

Court Remands Ondo Pastor In Prison Over Missing Child

An Ondo State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Akure has remanded in prison custody, the pastor of the Sotitobire Praising Chapel, Alfa Babatunde. Pastor Babatunde, was arraigned on Monday, December 23, 2019, over his alleged involvement in the disappearance of a one-year-old child, Gold Kolawole, in his church on Sunday, November 10, 2019. He was charged […]