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Suspected Fulani Herders Kill Afenifere Leader’s Daughter in Ondo, Obasanjo reacts

Yoruba socio – cultural organisation , Afenifere , says it has received information that Mrs . Funke Olakunrin , daughter of Afenifere chairman , Pa Reuben Fasoranti , has been killed by persons suspected to be herdsmen . The spokesman for Afenifere , Mr . Yinka Odumakin , said this in a terse message sent to The PUNCH on Friday . According to Odumakin , the 58 – year -old woman was heading to Ore Junction from Akure , Ondo State , when she was attacked and shot by the herdsmen . [READ ALSO] Fasoranti’s daughter’s death: Nigeria is diminished by Continued Herdsmen Attacks – Obasanjo He said , “We have [Read]

Ondo Govt Set To Grow Marijuana For Business, Says Gov Akeredolu

Ondo state governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu has said the state is set to diversify its economy by tapping into the marijuana market. In a tweet on Monday, Akeredolu explained that with an estimated value of $145 billion in 2025, the state would be shortchanging itself if it ignores the marijuana business. “We all know that Ondo State is the hot bed of cannabis cultivation in Nigeria,” he wrote. “We know how to grow it and it thrives well in the Sunshine State. With an estimated value of $145 Billion in 2025, we would be shortchanging ourselves if we failed tap into the Legal Marijuana Market. “Our focus now is Medical [Read]

BREAKING: Suspected Gunmen Attack Commercial Bank in Ondo [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that a commercial bank has just been reported to be under attack in Ido Ani, Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State. Meanwhile, information on the perpetrators and their mode of operation of the attack is still sketchy but we shall bring you details as they unfold later. Recall that just four days ago, Mr. Gabriel Abiodun, the bursar of an Anglican Communion parish was traced to his church office from a new generation bank and shot dead by suspected armed robbers who also made away with N500,000 church money he had gone to collect from the bank in [Read]

SHOCKING! Two Church guards steal pastor’s daughter’s pants in Ondo [READ MORE]

  Two security guards, Samuel Linus and Adekunle Ogundana, who allegedly stole two underwears belonging to the daughter of a clergyman within a church’s premises in Akure metropolis, were yesterday paraded alongside suspected kidnappers by Ondo State Police Command. Briefing newsmen in Akure, the state Police spokesperson, Femi Joseph, said the daughter of the clergyman washed two of her pants and spread them on the line at about 8p.m. in the presence of the guards and by 6a.m., next day, the panties disappeared. Joseph said the suspects, who are attached to the orthodox church, were posted to the apartment, which was highly fortified by a private security outfit in the [Read]

BREAKING: Ondo Lawmakers Impeach Deputy Speaker READ MORE HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr . Iroju Ogundeji , has been impeached by his colleagues in the House . The impeachment took place during the plenary session of the Assembly on Tuesday ( today ) . Ogundeji , who represents Odigbo Constituency II in the Assembly and member of the All Progressives Congress , was removed after 18 out of the 26 lawmakers had signed for his removal and the signature was received by the Speaker of the House , Mr . Bamidele Oloyeloogun, during the session . The reason for [Read]