Adebowale: A densely populated community in Akure neglected by Ondo government

By Starnews Nigeria Adebowale is a densely populated community on Ondo Road, adjacent to the second gate of 32 Artillery Brigade (Owena Cantonment), Akure in Ondo State. Sadly, despite being in existence for a very long time, the community has nothing to show for its longevity because it is under lack of care by successive administrations in Ondo State and the community does not have a government presence, Starnews Nigeria writes. The situation has not been easy for members of the community because different sorts of indignities occasioned by the terrible condition of the only access road were causing severe

2023: The Akeredolu’s warning – cry of a governor

Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, is a Nigerian politician and lawyer who is currently the Governor of Ondo State. He is no doubt one of the outspoken governors we have in Nigeria today. Starnews Nigeria reports that Akeredolu became a side attraction in Nigeria for spearheading the establishment of Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) codenamed Amotekun and his prevailing voice that the security outfit has come to stay in the South West without minding whose ox is gored, amid opposition by men of the presidency. Two days ago, Akeredolu who is the Chairman of the Southern Governors’ Forum, again, hit

Akeredolu, The Army, And The Insecurity In Ondo

Since the Army withdrew from the security formation in Ondo State, the level of Insecurity has taken a new dimension. With the latest invasion of Molege village in Ose Local Government of Ondo State by herdsmen, the insecurity in the State has now moved from cult clashes, piracy, armed robbery, kidnapping to banditry. Yesterday, three persons were killed in Molege Village following an attack on the community by herdsmen. The community, Molege village was reportedly attacked by armed herders over the refusal of villagers to allow herdsmen graze on farmlands with their cows. The herders reportedly mobilised and set the

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Kudos to Akeredolu over ongoing construction of Okitipupa/Igbokoda bypass road

Ongoing construction of Okitipupa/Igbokoda bypass road by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is worthy of commendation. Starnews Nigeria correspondent who visited the construction site at the weekend reports that the construction of the 12km road is ongoing with a rising hope that the road will ease the heavy traffic in Okitipupa town if completed. Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu flagged off the road project in 2019 as part of the event to commemorate his first anniversary in office. According to the Governor, the Okitipupa-Igbokoda Bypass road project was flagged off to offer an alternative route to road users traveling to Igbokoda

Removal of Military Checkpoints In Ondo: The Fact And The Murmuring of Residents

The citizens of Ondo State, commuters, and traditional rulers are not comfortable with the withdrawal of soldiers from various strategic places and checkpoints mounted at interstate borders in the state. Starnews Nigeria gathered that some motorists and commuters are currently mounting pressure on some influential traditional rulers to talk to the government and the army commander to put their differences aside, amidst the ominous signs of dangers such rift is posing to the state and her citizens. Our correspondent who traveled to Abuja last weekend said the withdrawal of the military personnel from strategic areas of the state was the

Chilo-Offiah and Enugu innovative programmes that keep Nigerians talking

In the complete understanding that business enterprises should take the lead in solving environmental issues, the Special Adviser to the Government of Enugu State on SME Development, and Director-General of the Enugu SME Center, Hon. Arinze Chilo-Offiah launched a wave of innovative programmes in the State that have been creating a conducive space where Small and Medium-sized Enterprises can assess resources to thrive in the state. The vision of Hon. Chilo-Offiah and the Enugu State Government under the governor, His Excellency Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has always been to create a network of organisations that will operate effectively in a

Happy Birthday to Erelu Oodua – A Celebrated Icon of African Culture

Madam Tinuade Mabel Onaneye, the Erelu Oodua and Irawo Oni of Yoruba land is a woman of substance who is highly recognised for her voice, and richness in traditional and cultural values. She is a broad public figure and a celebrity notable for impacting society in teaching morals and values. She lives the life that people want by encouraging them through her philanthropic kindness impregnated by the generous act of giving to the needy. Her traditional African outfits distinguish her from other celebrities that we have, not only in Nigeria but also in Africa. She is an icon of African culture

Happy Birthday, ABESIN OLASUPO

Olasupo was born on September 12, at Obalodu compound, Odo-Ijesa, in Atakunmosa East local government area of Osun state. He attended St Bartholomew primary school, Odo Ijesa. He proceeded to Odo-ijesa High School and United Anglican Grammar School, Ilesa. He later proceeded to the Polytechnic Ibadan for his National Diploma and Imo State Polytechnic for his Higher National Diploma. From all of us at Starnews Television, we wish him a Happy Birthday. May the Lord bless your new age @. OLASUPO

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Celebrating Irawo Oni of Yoruba, a Woman of Substance

Hardly do people know that Madam Erelu Tinuade Mabel Onaneye, the renowned custodian of Yoruba traditional history in the diaspora, and the titleholder of Erelu Oodua and Irawo Oni of Yoruba, is from Ode Aye town in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. Erelu is a woman of substance, a woman of power, a woman of positive influence and a woman of meaning. It is not a compliment to have branded her a woman of substance, she was branded for possessing the qualities. The quality of bravery, influence, kindness, voice, morals and values. We were all blessed with voices

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