Amotekun evicts another 137 northerners from Ondo forest

Amotekun evicts another 137 northerners from Ondo forest

Amotekun’s evictions from Odo Forest Reserve. By Dayo Johnson, Akure No fewer than 137 northerners have again been evicted from the forest reserves in Ondo state by the state security outfit codenamed Amotekun. 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 that their continued occupation of the forest reserve was a security threat to the state. Adeleye said…

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Akeredolu to Bala Mohammed: You’re anarchist, despicable, unfit for public office

Akeredolu to Bala Mohammed: You’re anarchist, despicable, unfit for public office

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State. The Chairman of the South West Governors Forum and Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) has faulted the Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, for justifying Fulani herdsmen carrying guns, describing him as an anarchist, not fit for public office. Speaking through his Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr Donald Ojogo, Akeredolu expressed disappointment over the statement credited to the Bauchi governor, describing it as shocking and disappointing. He…

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PERSPECTIVE – Who speaks for the Yorubas in the killing fields of Nigeria today?

PERSPECTIVE – Who speaks for the Yorubas in the killing fields of Nigeria today?

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, right. Mr. Femi Aribisala. By Femi Aribisala July 09, 2019 Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo and other APC opportunists can no longer speak for the Yorubas in Nigeria. President Buhari cares for his people. But although he is president of Nigeria, his people are not the people of Nigeria. His people are the Fulanis in particular and Northern Nigerians in general. That is the token of a…

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PRESS RELEASE – Insecurity: Ondo Students Parliament replies Garba Shehu

PRESS RELEASE – Insecurity: Ondo Students Parliament replies Garba Shehu

The attention of the Ondo State Youth Parliament has been drawn to an ethnic sentimental press statement by Mr. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on media and publicity. The statement by the presidential aid deliberately leaves the point, albeit mischievously, only to harp on unfounded sentiment. The Executive Governor of Ondo State, Mr Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has simply ordered all cattle herders, regardless of ethnic origin to register with the government, and…

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